The 5th match of the Women’s National Triangular T20 Championship will take place between PCB Challengers and PCB Blasters at the Rawalpindi Cricket Ground.
CHA-W vs BLA-W Match Details:
PCB Challengers will be locking horns against PCB Blasters in the match 5 of Women’s National Triangular T20 championship on 28th November at Rawalpindi Cricket Ground, Pakistan. Challengers are yet to play a complete game as two of their matches were cancelled earlier. This game is scheduled to begin at 01:00 PM IST.
CHA-W vs BLA-W Match Preview:
Both the teams are yet to register a win against their name. Blasters played three games in which they lost two and third game was cancelled, while Challengers haven’t played a complete game yet. Challengers will be banking on their experienced players like Nida Dar, Maroof and Muneeba Ali to take them to victory, while Blasters will hope that their players find some form quickly before its too late.
In three Head To Head matches, Challengers have the upper hand with two wins to their name. In the last game between these two sides, Challengers defeated Blasters with six wickets in hand while chasing a score of 129 at Karachi earlier this year.
CHA-W vs BLA-W Weather Report:
The temperature is expected to be around 22 degree Celsius on the match day, with 48% humidity and 15 Km/hr wind speed. The sky will be partly cloudy but the game will proceed as scheduled.
CHA-W vs BLA-W Pitch Report:
Pitch at Rawalpindi is batting friendly which is evident from the high average 1st innings score on this ground, spinners get a little bit of assistance from the pitch later in the day games. Pacers that can bowl changeups have higher probabilities to get wickets.
Toss will play a crucial role on this ground as all of the recent five matches have been won while chasing the target, so teams will look to invite the other team to bat first after winning the toss.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
WON – 5, LOST – 0, TIED – 0 (Last 5 matches at this venue)
CHA-W vs BLA-W Injury Update:
(Will be added when there is an update)
CHA-W vs BLA-W Probable XIs:
PCB Challengers: Muneeba Ali, Asma Amin, Sadaf Shams, Aiman Anwer, Bismah Maroof, Nida Dar, Kainat Hafeez, Fatima Sana, Ayesha Naseem, Saba Nazir, Sadia Iqbal.
Bench: Saima Malik, Syeda Aroob Shah, Waheeda Akhtar.
PCB Blasters: Aliya Riaz, Sidra Ameen, Javeria Khan, Sidra Nawaz, Hafsa Amjad, Huraina Sajid, Javeria Rauf, Anam Amin, Natalia Pervaiz, Tuba Hassan, Maham Tariq
Bench: Khadija Chishti, Noor Yaqoob, Anoosha Nasir
CHA-W vs BLA-W Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Aliya Riaz is the captain of the PCB blasters and an impactful all-rounder, she bats at the top order and is very explosive with the bat and also bowls some overs for her side. She already has 65 runs in two games and is a must-have pick.
Nida Dar is the star Pakistani all-rounder and is the first Pakistani player to feature in WBBL, she is a right-arm off-break bowler and consistently strikes with the ball, and also solidifies the middle order with some late power-hitting.
Bismah Maroof is the Pakistani international skipper and is the top contender to be the captain of several fantasy managers. She is an all-rounder by trait and bats in the top order for her team, and can also bowl important overs.
Javeria Khan is an aggressive top-order batter and can hit sixes to both the sides of the park. She is the most experienced batter for Blasters and has scored 78 runs in this tournament so far in two innings.
CHA-W vs BLA-W Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain options – Aliya Riaz, Nida Dar, Bismah Maroof.
Vice-Captain options – Javeria Khan, Muneeba Ali, Sidra Nawaz
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for CHA-W vs BLA-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Sidra Nawaz
Batswomen – Javeria Khan, Sidra Ameen, Muneeba Ali, Huraina Sajjad
All-rounder – Bismah Maroof (C), Aliya Riaz (VC), Nida Dar
Bowlers – Fatima Sana, Waheeda Akhtar, Maham Tariq
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for CHA-W vs BLA-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Sidra Nawaz
Batswomen – Sidra Ameen, Huraina Sajjad, Javeria Khan
All-rounder – Bismah Maroof, Aliya Riaz (C), Nida Dar(VC), Aiman Anwer
Bowlers – Fatima Sana, Waheeda Akhtar, Anam Amin
CHA-W vs BLA-W Expert Advice:
The pitch is a batting-friendly one and has assistance on offer for the slow bowlers, hence it would be wise to pick quality top-order batters and spinning all-rounders in your fantasy team to maximise your fantasy potential. Star all-rounders like Aliya Riaz, Nida Dar and Bismah Maroof are not only the must pick, but also are top multiplier options for fantasy managers.
CHA-W vs BLA-W Probable Winners:
PCB Blasters have a well-balanced team (they have international batters, all-rounders and bowlers in their squad) and are comparatively strong on paper, hence they are favourites to win this game.