The 4th match of Women’s Super Smash T20 is to be held between Otago Sparks and Canterbury Magicians. Sparks are being led by their star player Suzie Bates who is coming after a wonderful WBBL season. She has scored 468 runs and 4 wickets from a 14 match Super Smash experience. Meanwhile, Magicians are heading with a bunch of national players including Amy Satterthwaite and Lea Tahuhu. Francis Mackey will be their batting core with a total of 651 runs from her 20 match experience.
OS-W vs CM-W Match Details, Women’s Super Smash:
The 4th match of Super Smash Women T20 2020-21 season will be played between Otago Sparks and Canterbury Magicians at Molyneux Park, Alexandra on 29th December 2020, Tuesday.
The game is scheduled to begin at 5:00 AM IST.
OS-W vs CM-W Match Preview, Women’s Super Smash:
Otago sparks are centred by their national player Suzie Bates who had scored 468 runs and 4 wickets from her 14 matches experience. They had also included Katey Martin, who already has 394 runs under her belt with an average of 25 to encourage their batting strength. Bowling department of Sparks includes Emma Black and Eden Carlson, who had grabbed 28 wickets collectively from the tournament.
On the other hand, Magicians came up with a strong squad including of the National Pacer Lea Tahuhu who had 12 wickets for the team so far. Francis Mackey and Kristy Nation complete their batting concerns with a 20+ average run for the team in their previous years.
OS-W vs CM-W Weather Report, Women’s Super Smash:
The temperature is expected to hover around 6°C, with 51% humidity and 3-6km/h wind speed. There are 10% chances of precipitation during the match.
OS-W vs CM-W Pitch Report, Women’s Super Smash:
The Alexandra pitch is expected to be a good deck for the batters. As the match progress, the pitch will likely slow down and it may help the pacers and spinners in the 2nd innings.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
Teams batting second have won 75% of the matches played here.
OS-W vs CM-W Injury Update and Availability News, Women’s Super Smash:
(Will be added when there is an update)
OS-W vs CM-W Probable XIs:
Otago Sparks Women: Millie Cowan, Katey Martin (wk), Emma Black, Eden Carson, Suzie Bates (c), Bella James, Caitlin Blakely, Sophie Oldershaw, Polly Inglis, Marina Lamplough, Bhagya Herath.
Bench: Gemma Adams
Canterbury Magicians: Kristy Nation, Frances Mackey, Laura Hughes (wk), Jacinta Savage, Allie mace-Cochrane, Gabby Sullivan, Jessica Simmons, Melissa Banks, Natalie Cox, Lea Tahuhu, Amy Satterthwaite (c)
Bench: Kate Ebrahim, Sara Assmusan, Emma Kench, Georgia Edge, Kristy Havill, Kate Sims.
OS-W vs CM-W Top Picks to consider in your Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Suzie Bates, the power-packed New Zealand all-rounder, has scored 468 runs with an average of 39 and took 4 wickets, and will be the topmost pick of this match.
Katey Martin is the wicketkeeper batswoman of Otago and has 394 runs from her 14 matches experience. She will be a good pick in this match.
Emma Black will be star option from the bowling unites of Otago who had 14 wickets in her last season.
Frances Mackey will be a core batswoman for Magicians and she has an average of 51 in the Super Smash series.
Lea Tahuhu had grabbed 12 wickets so far from her 10 matches experience. He will look to dismantle the opponent’s batting lineup once again.
OS-W vs CM-W Captain and Vice-Captain Choices, Women’s Super Smash:
Captain – Suzie Bates, Katey Martin, Lea Tuhuhu
Vice-Captain – Emma Black, Frances Mackey.
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for OS-W vs CM-W Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper: Katey Martin (vc)
Batsmen: Amy Satterthwait, Caitlin Blakley, Kristy Nation, Millie Cowan
All-Rounders: Suzie Bates (c), Frances Mackey, Heyley Jensen
Bowlers: Lea Tuhuhu, Emma Black, Lamploughe
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for OS-W vs CM-W Dream11 Fantasy Prediction And Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Katey Martin
Batsmen – Caitlin Blakley, Melisa Banks, Kristy Nations
All-Rounders – Suzie Bates, Frances Mackey (c), Heylin Jensen, Kate Ebrahim
Bowlers – Lea Tuhuhu (vc), Jesicca Simmons, Lambloughe
OS-W vs CM-W Expert Advice, Women’s Super Smash:
With a 75% of win accuracy for the team batting second, it will be a wise decision to pick top-order batsmen from second innings. More wickets will likely fall in the 1st innings as compared to the second, so include all top-performing bowlers from the team bowling first.
OS-W vs CM-W Match Prediction, Women’s Super Smash:
When the strong batting lineup and quality bowling unites, Canterbury Magicians have an upper hand over Otago Sparks in this match. Still, it won’t be a one-side affair.