The brand new Odisha T20 league will be starting this Sunday and in the inaugural match, Odisha Panthers will face off against Odisha Pumas. This will be another opportunity for fantasy managers to make some money in a relatively unknown league and the fantasy managers that gets the regional stats first will hold the advantage.
OPA vs OPU Odisha T20 Match 1 Details:
The 1st game of the Odisha T20 League 2020-21 will be played between Odisha Panthers and Odisha Pumas on 27th of December 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.
OPA vs OPU Odisha T20 Match 1 Preview:
This Odisha T20 Cricket league will be a six-team competition. All the teams will play each other twice in the league phase and the top four will play the semis. Eventually, the inaugural winner will be decided.
Every day there will be two matches, the first game will start at 3:30 PM. The second game will be a day-night game. Panthers and the Pumas will play the opener of the tournament.
OPA vs OPU Odisha T20 Match 1 Weather Report:
The temperature will be around 19-22°C on the match day. The sky will be clear and sunny, the game will proceed as scheduled.
OPA vs OPU Odisha T20 Match 1 Pitch Report:
The pitch at the Barabati Cricket Stadium is flat batting wicket and lots of runs can be expected in the initial few days before the pitches get tired, there will be a little bit of purchase for the spin bowlers in the day game as the sun opens up the cracks on the pitch. Teams will prefer batting first in the day game and chasing in the night games.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
Teams chasing the total have won 70% of the last five matches at this venue.
OPA vs OPU Odisha T20 Match 1 Injury Update:
(Will be added when there is an update)
OPA vs OPU Odisha T20 Match 1 Probable XIs:
Odisha Panthers: Krushna Barik, Sparsh Somani, Ankit Singh, Abhishek Yadav, Pradeep Pradhan, Alok Chandra Sahoo, Chandramani Biswal, Basant Mohanty, Jayanta Behera, Sidhant Jena, Subham Nayak.
Bench: Ranjit Paikaray, Nishikanta Rout, Dinesh Srivastav.
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.
OPA vs OPU Top Picks to consider in your Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Alok Chandra Sahoo will be among the top choices for this match considering his skills to garner points with both the departments. Pratik Anurag Das is yet another in-form all-rounder who has been performing decently with both bat and ball and should be considered in your team for this game.
Abhishek Yadav had a great recent Jharkhand league and will look to leave an impact in this league as well. He can also bowl in the middle overs. Dhiraj Singh is one of the most important bowlers from the bowling department in this match. He is a good bet for multiplier choice too.
OPA vs OPU Odisha T20 Match 1 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Abhinash Nayak, Abhishek Yadav
Vice-Captain – Pratik Anurag Das, Alok Chandra Sahoo
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for OPA vs OPU Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Kameshwar Barik
Batsmen – Sparsh Somani, Abhishek Yadav (C), Abhinash Nayak
All-rounders – Alok Chandra Sahoo, Pratik Anurag Das (VC), Chandramani Biswal
Bowlers – Dhiraj Singh, Debashis Mahakud, Jayanta Behera, Subham Nayak
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for OPA vs OPU Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Krushna Barik
Batsmen – Abhishek Yadav, Abhinash Nayak, Ankit Singh
All-rounders – Alok Chandra Sahoo (C), Pratik Anurag Das, Chandramani Biswal (VC)
Bowlers – Debashis Mahakud, Jayanta Behera, Badal Nishad, Tukuna Sahoo
OPA vs OPU Odisha T20 Match 1 Expert Advice:
The pitch is a batting-friendly flat pitch. Try to pick more batsmen and all-round players. Don’t forget to keep death over bowlers in your fantasy team to achieve maximum fantasy points.
OPA vs OPU Odisha T20 Match 1 Probable Winners:
Odisha Panthers have few players that play in the domestic circuit. Hence they will be the favourites to win this game.