NK vs OV Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update– Super Smash 2020-21
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NK vs OV Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update– Super Smash 2020-21

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Northern Knights will take on Otago Volts in the 8th match of Dream11 Super Smash on 2nd of January, Otago Volts are currently at 4th position on the table with one win and one loss.

They posted a huge score of 219 in their 1st match and go all-out for a score of 124 while chasing a target of 186 in their 2nd match. Northern Knights also didn’t have had a good start and both the teams would definitely look to win this match and move up the table.

NK vs OV Dream11 Super Smash Match 8 Details:

The 8th game of the Dream11 Super Smash League will see Northern Knights facing off against the Otago Volts on 2nd of January at Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui.

The game is scheduled to begin at 11:40 AM IST and the live score and commentary can be seen on FanCode and Cricbuzz in India.

NK vs OV Dream11 Super Smash Match 8 Preview:

Northern Knights are currently at the last spot on the points table with 1 loss, they lost their first match against Central Stags, where they got smacked for 223 by Central Stags in return they scored 178 with the help of a ton by Captain Anton Devcich but fell short of 45 runs at Pukekura Park.

The head to head record is as follows, Northern Knights have won 8 matches while Otago Volts have won 7 matches across all formats. In the last season, Otago Volts won both of their outings against the Northern Knights.

NK vs OV Dream11 Super Smash Match 8 Weather Report: 

The will be around 17-20°C on the matchday with 80% chances of rain, however, the UV index is very high and the game should proceed as scheduled.

NK vs OV Dream11 Super Smash Match 8 Pitch Report:

The pitch at the Bay Oval is overall a batting-friendly one with an average score of 165 in the 1st innings. However, the bowlers do pick wickets in the 2nd innings which is good from a fantasy perspective. The pitch is expected to remain the same for this game as well.

Average 1st innings score:                                   

165 runs

Record of chasing teams:

80% of the matches have been won by the side batting first at this venue.

NK vs OV Dream11 Super Smash Match 8 Injury Update:

(Will be added when there is an update)

NK vs OV Dream11 Super Smash Match 8 Probable XIs:

Northern Knights: Katene Clarke, Tim Seifert (wk), Dean Brownlie, Anton Devcich (c), Henry Cooper, Brett Hampton, Scott Kuggeleijn, Zak Gibson, Joe Walker, Brett Randell, Matthew Fisher.

Bench: Frederick Walker, Joe Carter, James Baker, Anurag Verma.

Otago Volts: Neil Broom, Hamish Rutherford, Nick Kelly, Llew Johnson, Mitch Renwick (wk), Anaru Kitchen, Michael Rippon, Josh Finnie, Mitchell McClenaghan, Matthew Bacon, Jacob Duffy (c).

Bench: Dale Phillips.

NK vs OV Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:

Anton Devcich, the Wellington skipper, smashed 102 runs in just 49 balls at a strike rate of 208 with 7 fours and 9 sixes and this is enough to explain his quality. He can be a good choice for captain in this match.

Tim Seifert, the wicket-keeper-batsman scored 323 runs in 8 innings at an average of 40+ in the last season. He can also give some extra points with the gloves behind the stumps and is also a good pick for multiplier choice as well.

Nick Kelly, the top-order batsman, scored a total of 398 runs in 10 innings at an average of 40+ per match in the previous edition of Super Smash and can do well on this batting track.

Neil Broom, another quality opener, scored 353 in 11 innings at an average of 32 in the previous edition. He has been seen in good touch in both the matches scoring 30 and 41 respectively, and can score big on this batting-friendly pitch.

Hamish Rutherford scored 293 in 11 innings at an average of 29 in the last season of Super Smash. He can play a crucial knock when the need for the team arises.

NK vs OV Dream11 Super Smash Match 7 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:

Captain – Tim Seifert, Anton Devcich

Vice-Captain – Neil Broom, Hamish Rutherford

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for NK vs OV Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:

KeeperTim Seifert (C)

BatsmenNeil Broom (vc), Hamish Rutherford, Llew Johnson.

All-rounders – Anton Devcich , Scott Kuggeleijn, Michael Rippon, Anaru Kitchen

Bowlers – Jacob Duffy, Brett Randell, Matthew Bacon

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Suggested Playing XI No.2 for NK vs OV Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:

KeeperTim Seifert (VC)

Batsmen – Neil Broom, Hamish Rutherford, Nick Kelly.

All-roundersAnton Devcich (C), Scott Kuggeleijn, Michael Rippon, Anaru Kitchen.

Bowlers – Jacob Duffy, Brett Randell, Matthew Bacon

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NK vs OV Dream11 Super Smash Match 7 Expert Advice:

The game will see some good runs on the board with the explosive batsmen on either side. It’s suggested to look after the batsmen especially players like Nick Kelly, Anton Devcich, Neil Broom. And also allrounders like Scott Kuggeleijn are worthy to try out in this match.

NK vs OV Dream11 Super Smash Match 7 Probable Winners:

Northern Knights will expectedly to win this match.

Jr. Staff

Ex-National level Cricketer, Cricket Analyst & Fantasy Sports Expert.