Odisha Pumas will be facing off against Odisha Jaguars in the first match of the Wednesday doubleheader in the MGM Odisha T20 cricket league. This is the second encounter between the two sides, Pumas defeated Jaguars in the first match by 19 runs.
ODJ vs OPU MGM Odisha T20 Match 21 Details:
In the 21st game of the MGM Odisha T20 League 2020-21, Odisha Jaguars and Odisha Pumas will lock horns against each other on 6th of January at Barabati Stadium, Cuttack.
The game is scheduled to begin at 3:30 PM IST and the live feed and commentary can be seen on FanCode.
ODJ vs OPU MGM Odisha T20 Match 21 Preview:
Odisha Pumas are currently standing on the 2nd spot of the points table, they have 4 wins in six matches, their last game was against the table-toppers Odisha Panthers in which they won by 30, while batting first they posted a score of 138 in 20 overs for the loss of 9 wickets and later in the second innings, they restricted the opponents to 108 runs only.
Odisha Jaguars, on the other hand, are at the last spot on the points table, they have won just a single match in their 6 matches, their only win came against the Cheetahs but they lost their most recent match against Lions.
ODJ vs OPU MGM Odisha T20 Match 21 Weather Report:
The sky will be clear and sunny throughout the day and the temperature to be expected around 32-35°C on the match day, the game will proceed without any interruption.
ODJ vs OPU MGM Odisha T20 Match 21 Pitch Report:
The pitches at the Cuttack are supporting the bowlers heavily while the batsmen are struggling to score runs and bowlers have been getting wickets regularly. It is a pitch that suits bowlers more than the batsmen.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
60% of the matches have been won by the team batting first here in recent 5 matches.
ODJ vs OPU MGM Odisha T20 Match 21 Injury Update:
(Will be added when there is an update)
ODJ vs OPU MGM Odisha T20 Match 21 Probable XIs:
Odisha Pumas: Kameshwar Barik, Soubhagya Mohanty, Abhinash Nayak, Sandeep Patnaik, Prashantha Rana, Pratik Anurag Das, Jitendra Thapa, Dhiraj Singh, Debashis Makakud, Badal Nishad, Tukuna Sahoo
Bench: Purnachandra Majhi, Aravinda Singh, Illu Gochhayat, Prayash K Singh
Odisha Jaguars: Kshyama Bal, Shamsul Khan, Anwesh Das, Sunil Sahoo, Abhijit Barik, Girija Rout, Nirbishankar Barik, Nihar Bhuyan, Lagnajit Samal, Manoj Kashyap, Sandeep Chauhan
Bench: Bibhu Mallick, Rasmil Sahoo, G Chandrasekhar, Dibya Ranjan Das
ODJ vs OPU MGM Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Tukuna Sahoo is the batting all-rounder for the Pumas, he has a total of 210 runs in this tournament so far along with two half-centuries. In his last match, he scored a 30 ball 40 runs. He also took 9 wickets so far.
Nirbhishankar Barik is the main bowler for the Jaguars and can also bat a bit, he has taken a total of around13 wickets and has also scored70 odd runs.
Lagnajit Samal will be a decent pick considering he has been taking wickets on regular basis and has scored some runs as well, he is the bowling all-rounder for the Jaguars, he has 5 wickets and 51 runs in four innings.
Manoj Kashyap is the main bowler for the Jaguars, he can bat a bit and has some decent contributions with bat for his team, so far he has taken 5 wickets in three innings with decent economy rate and has scored 25 odd runs as well.
ODJ vs OPU MGM Odisha T20 Match 21 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Nirbhishankar Barik, Manoj Kashyap
Vice-Captain –Tukuna Sahoo, Lagnajit Samal
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for ODJ vs OPU Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Kshyama Bal
Batsmen –Sandeep Patnaik, Rasmi Sahoo, Prasantha Rana
All-rounders – Girija Rout, Nirbhishankar Barik(C), Prayash Singh
Bowlers – Lagnajit Samal(VC), Manoj Kashyap, Tukuna Sahoo, Rahul Choudhary
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for ODJ vs OPU Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Kshyama Bal
Batsmen – Sandeep Patnaik, Shamshul Khan, Prasantha Rana
All-rounders – Girija Rout, Nirbhishankar Barik, Prayash Singh
Bowlers – Lagnajit Samal, Manoj Kashyap(VC), Tukuna Sahoo(C), Rahul Choudhary
ODJ vs OPU MGM Odisha T20 Match 21 Expert Advice:
Looking into the pitch condition and its behaviour, It will be a wise decision to add more all-rounders and bowlers in your fantasy teams than the batsman as the pitched have become old and are favouring the bowlers, also totals in this venue are a bit on the lower side.
ODJ vs OPU MGM Odisha T20 Match 21 Probable Winners:
Odisha Pumas are a much stronger side than the Jaguars they have a good bowling attack and a decent batting order as well and hence are expected to win this contest.