In yet another game of second-round matches of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021, Saurashtra will be locking horns against the Vidarbha on Wednesday. Saurashtra is coming off a win in their first matches, while Vidarbha had to face loss.
SAU vs VID Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy details:
The 37th game of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament will be played between Saurashtra and Vidarbha on 13th of January at Holkar cricket stadium, Indore.
The game is scheduled to begin at 12:00 PM IST and can be viewed live on FanCode in India.
SAU vs VID Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Preview:
Saurashtra are coming off a win in their first match against Services, they chased down the target of 164 with 3 wickets remaining. Their strength in recent tournaments has been their strong batting lineup which once again proved to be the case after the successful chased in the first match.
Vidarbha, on the other hand, lost their first match against Rajasthan, they could manage to score only 104 runs in their quota of 20 overs, Darshan Nalkande was their best player in that match as he took 4 wickets in his quite of 3 overs.
SAU vs VID Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Weather Report:
The temperature is expected to be around 19-24°C on the match day, the sky will be clear and sunny and there are no chances of rain, the game will proceed as scheduled.
SAU vs VID Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Pitch Report:
The surface at Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore is a batting-friendly one, the bounce in the pitch is pretty even and will come onto bat nicely, bowlers have to use their variations in order to take wickets.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
60% of the matches have been won while batting first here in recent 5 matches.
SAU vs VID Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Injury Update:
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SAU vs VID Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Probable XIs:
Saurashtra: Jaydev Unadkat, Chirag Jani, Dharmendrasinh Jadeja, Avi Barot, Harvik Desai, Arpit Vasavada, Samarth Vyas, Vishwarajsinh Jadeja, Chetan Sakariya, Prerak Mankad, Divyarajsinh Chauhan
Bench: Yuvraj Chudasama, Himalay Barad, Kushang Patel
Vidarbha: Ganesh Satish, Akshay Karnewar, Akshay Wakhare, Nachiket Bhute, Darshan Nalkande, Mohit Raut, Yash Thakur, Aditya Thakare, Mohit Kale, Lalit Yadav, Raj Chaudhari
Bench: Rishabh Rathod, Yash Rathod, Apoorv Wankhede
SAU vs VID Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Darshan Nalkande was the pick of the bowlers for the Vidarbha, despite his enormous efforts of 4 wickets in three overs, they could not manage to win as Vidarbha batsmen could not score big.
Chirag Jani is the hard-hitting batting all-rounder for the Saurashtra team, in his last match against Services, he scored a quickfire 34 runs off 19 balls and also bowled his full quota of 4 overs.
Akshay Wakhare is another bowler from the Vidarbha team, he too bowled well in the first match and kept his team in the hunt despite such a low score, he took 3 wickets in his quite of 4 overs.
Jaydev Unadkat is the captain of the Saurashtra team, he has the variation to bowl both in the starting and death end of an innings, he can bat a bit too and will bat in lower middle-order.
SAU vs VID Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Darshan Nalkande, Chirag Jani.
Vice-Captain – Akshay Wakhare, Jaydev Unadkat
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for SAU vs VID Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Akshay Wadkar
Batsmen – Ganesh Satish, Arpit Vasavada, Apoorv Wankhede, Vishwaraj Jadeja
All-rounders – Chirag Jani (C), Prerak Makad, Akshay Karnewar
Bowlers – Akshay Wakhare, Jaydev Unadkat, Darshan Nalande (VC)
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for SAU vs VID Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Akshay Wadkar
Batsmen – Ganesh Satish, Arpit Vasavada, Apoorv Wankhede (C)
All-rounder – Chirag Jani, Prerak Makad, Akshay Karnewar
Bowlers – Jaydev Unadkat (VC), Akshay Wakhare, Dharmendrasinh Jadeja, Darshan Nalande
SAU vs VID Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Expert Advice:
The Holkar cricket stadium is known for batting-friendly pitches. The pitches have been supporting batsmen and free stroke-making bowlers will have to operate smartly to keep the total below the average score. Bowlers from the Vidarbha team will be important for fantasy players.
SAU vs VID Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Probable Winners:
Saurashtra is a relatively stronger team and also has winning momentum with them but Vidarbha has head to head advantage. Saurashtra is hence favourites to win this match.