The high-flying Delhi will be locking horns against Andhra Pradesh in a second-round match of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Delhi won their first match against Mumbai by 73 runs, while Andhra is coming off a defeat.
AND vs DEL Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy details:
The 34th game of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament will be played between Delhi and Andhra Pradesh on 13th of January at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
The game is scheduled to begin at 12:00 PM IST and can be viewed live on FanCode in India.
AND vs DEL Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Preview:
Delhi is high on confidence after beating the mighty Mumbai in their first game, Shikhar Dhawan is captaining the side in this season, Nitish Rana and Pradeep Sangwan were their best bowler and batsman respectively. They also have head to head advantage over Andhra.
Andhra Pradesh, on the other hand, lost their first match of the season against Haryana, while batting first, they managed to score just 107 runs in 20 overs with the loss of 6 wickets, Ricky Bhui was their highest-scorer with a score of 39.
AND vs DEL Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Weather Report:
The weather forecast for this match is good, the temperature is expected to be around 26-30°C on the match day, the sky will be clear and sunny mostly and there will be some scattered clouds with very fewer chances of rain, the game will proceed as scheduled.
AND vs DEL Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Pitch Report:
The pitch at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai is a batting-friendly, where batsmen will enjoy batting and stoke-making will be a little bit easier because of the even bounce offered by the surface. Fast bowlers might get some help in the throughout the game, but mostly batsman will dominate on this venue.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
80% of the matches have been won while batting first here in recent 5 matches.
AND vs DEL Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Injury Update:
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AND vs DEL Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Probable XIs:
Andhra Pradesh: Ambati Rayudu, Ashwin Hebbar, Ricky Bhui, Naren Reddy, Nitish Reddy, Prasanth Kumar, Dhruva Kumar Reddy, Manish Golamaru, Shoaib Md Khan, Kona Srikar Bharat, Lalith Mohan
Bench: KV Sasikanth, Cheepurupalli Stephen, S Ashish.
Delhi: Shikhar Dhawan, Ishant Sharma, Anuj Rawat, Pradeep Sangwan, Pawan Negi, Ayush Badoni, Vaibhav Kandpal, Pawan Suyal, Karan Dagar, Nitish Rana, Himmat Singh
Bench: Hiten Dalal, Lalit Yadav, Shivank Vashisth
AND vs DEL Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Nitish Rana, the man of the match in Delhi’s win against Mumbai, scored 74 runs off 37 balls with the help of 7 boundaries and 5 sixes and not only that, but he also took 1 wicket with his off-spin.
Pradeep Sangwan bowled beautifully in his first match for the Delhi, he was economical as well as the highest wicket-taker for them, he took 3 wickets in 4 overs while spending only 20 runs.
Ricky Bhui is the top-order batsman for the Andhra, he is a classic player and he plays the role of sheet anchor for his team, he scored 39 runs off 41 balls in his last match with the help of 1 boundary and 2 sixes.
Ishant Sharma the Indian fast bowler and was coming back from an injury and took 2 wickets with a great economy on his comeback match. He can be a crucial pick, especially on the Wankhede pitch.
AND vs DEL Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Nitish Rana, Ishant Sharma
Vice-Captain – Pradeep Sangwan, Ricky Bhui.
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for AND vs DEL Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Anuj Rawat
Batsmen – Shikhar Dhawan (C), Nitish Rana (VC), Rickey Bhui, Himmat Singh
All-rounders – Naren Reddy, Lalit Yadav
Bowlers – Ishant Sharma, Pradeep Sangwan, Nitish Kumar Reddy, Girinath Reddy
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for AND vs DEL Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Ambati Rayudu (VC)
Batsmen – Shikhar Dhawan, Himmat Singh, Nitish Rana (C), Prasanth Kumar
All-rounder – Lalit Yadav
Bowlers – Ishant Sharma, Pradeep Sangwan, Simarnajeet Singh, Chepurapalli Stephen, Nitish Reddy
AND vs DEL Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Expert Advice:
The Wankhede Stadium is known for batting-friendly pitches. The pitches have been supporting batsman and free stroke-making bowlers will have to operate smartly to keep the total below the average score. This pitch offers bounce to bowlers hence try to keep fast bowlers that have a good bouncer in their arsenal in your fantasy teams.
AND vs DEL Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Probable Winners:
Delhi are high on confidence and is a relatively stronger team and has balance in their team, they have players that are regular in IPL and has a lot of experience as well. They are hence favourites to win this match.