The 15th match of Women’s Super Smash T20 is going to be played between Otago Sparks and Wellington Blaze. Both teams are playing for the first time in this tournament, Wellington Blaze is placed at 2nd position while Sparks are at 5th on the point table.
OS-W vs WB-W Women’s Super Smash Match 15 Details:
The 15th match of Super Smash Women T20 2020-21 season will be played between Otago Sparks and Wellington Blaze at University Oval, Dunedin on 14th January 2021, Thursday.
The game is scheduled to begin at 4:10 AM IST.
OS-W vs WB-W Women’s Super Smash Match 15 Preview:
Otago Sparks is coming off their first win of the tournament, after continuous 4 losses. They had beaten Central Hinds by 7 wickets in their last match. Wicketkeeper-batswoman Polly Inglis led them from the front while chasing by scoring 43 runs from 37 balls. Emma Black and Hayley Jensen also grabbed 2 wickets each, which helped them to restrict the opponent under a low total.
On the other hand, Wellington Blaze is on the 2nd position by having 3 wins from their 4 matches in the tournament. Amelia Kerr’s all-round skills and Maddy Green’s scoring abilities are their major strengths.
OS-W vs WB-W Women’s Super Smash Match 15 Weather Report:
The temperature is expected to hover around 14°C, with 85% humidity and 5- 15km/h wind speed. There are 10% chances of precipitation during the match.
OS-W vs WB-W Women’s Super Smash Match 15 Pitch Report:
The University Oval, Dunedin is one of the high scoring venues in this series. The average score in this ground is 200+ and chasing also seems to be easy. As the match progresses, the pitch will likely slow down and it will also help the pacers and spinners in the 2nd innings.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
54% of match played on this venue has been won by the team batting second.
OS-W vs WB-W Women’s Super Smash Match 15 Injury Update and Availability News:
(Will be added when there is an update)
OS-W vs WB-W Women’s Super Smash Match 15 Probable XIs:
Otago Sparks: Millie Cowan, Katey Martin, Emma Black, Eden Carson, Gemma Adams, Bella James, Caitlin Blakely, Sophie Oldershaw, Polly Inglis, Marina Lamplough, Bhagya Herath
Bench: Olivia Gain, Saffron Willson.
Wellington Blaze: Amelia Kerr, Maddy Green, Rebecca Burns, Leigh Kasperek, Thamsyn Newton, Denna Doughty, Jesicca McFadyen, Jess Kerr, Xara Jetly, Maneka Singh, Beth Molony
Bench: Caitlin King, Georgia Plimmer
OS-W vs WB-W Top Picks to consider in your Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Amelia Kerr, the 2nd leading run-getter of the tournament, has scored 143 runs from her last 4 matches with an average of 72 and will be the topmost pick of this match.
Katey Martin is the wicketkeeper batswoman of Otago who has 394 runs from her 14 matches experience and will be a good pick to consider in this match.
Emma Black will be star option from the bowling unites of Otago who has 14 wickets from her last season and will look for a similar season once again.
Leigh Kasperek is the lethal pacer of Wellington and has grabbed 5 wickets from her 4 matches of the tournament.
OS-W vs WB-W Women’s Super Smash Match 15 Captain and Vice-Captain choices:
Captain – Leigh Kasperek, Katey Martin, Amelia Kerr
Vice-Captain – Emma Black, Maddy Green
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for OS-W vs WB-W Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper: Katey Martin, Polly Inglis
Batsmen: Rebecca Burns, Caitlin Blakley, Maddy Green (VC), Millie Cowan
All-Rounders: Amelia Kerr (C), Hayley Jensen
Bowlers: Jess Kerr, Emma Black, Leigh Kasperek
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for OS-W vs WB-W Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Polly Inglis
Batsmen – Rebecca Burns, Caitlin Blakely, Maddy Green, Millie Cowan
All-Rounders – Amelia Kerr (C), Hayley Jensen (VC), Thamsyn Newton
Bowlers – Jess Kerr, Emma Black, Leigh Kasperek
OS-W vs WB-W Women’s Super Smash Match 15 Expert advice for Dream11 Team:
With a 54% of win accuracy for the team batting second, it will be a wise decision to pick top-order batters from second innings. More wickets will likely to fall in the 1st innings as compared to the second, so include all impactful and in-form bowlers from first innings.
OS-W vs WB-W Women’s Super Smash Match 15 Match Prediction:
With the strong batting lineup and quality bowling unites, Wellington Blaze have an upper hand over Otago Sparks in this match.