Darwin and District ODD 2020: Round 4 – Palmerston CC vs Pint CC – 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update
Garner and Manenti are the preferred captain options.
Published - Jul 3, 2020 5:23 pm | Updated - Jul 3, 2020 5:23 pm
The Round 4 match of Darwin and District ODD 2020 will be played between Palmerston Cricket Club and Pint Cricket Club at Cazalys Oval.
The match starts at 11:00 AM local time (7 AM IST) (1:30 AM GMT). There is no live streaming of this match in India.
The Palmerston Cricket Club will face the Pint Cricket Club in the one of the three Round 4 matches of the ongoing Darwin and District ODD. Palmerston players are coming after a very big two-week break and will be keen to win their second match of the tournament. The Pint CC are struggling though having lost all their three matches and would be eager to put their best foot forward.
No rain is in the forecast for this match. Though there will be clouds hovering all day.
Cazalys Oval has been a bowlers’ deck. In the only 50-over game played at the venue, 96 was defended. The batsmen have their task cut out in this match too.
Average first innings score: 96 (In the only game played this season)
Record of the chasing teams: Won – 0 ; Lost – 1
Injury & Availability News
(Will be added when there’s an update)
Probable Playing XIs
Palmerston Cricket Club
Kieran Toner, Shane Buttfield, Robert Vandermeulen (WK), Hamish Martin, Alex Bleakley (C), Harshtik Bimbral, Dean McArthur, Jake Baker, Lucas Nitschke, Cameron Hyde, Darryl Lowe
Bench – Todd McCann, Sunny Singh, Matthew Robertson.
Pint Cricket Club
John Flynn, Martin Brown (WK), Tim Garner (C), Harry J Manenti, Bilal Abbas, Shishir Ramakrishna, Joel Logan, Raza Malik, Tom Grose, Richard Oliver, Joshua Neill.
Bench – Daniel Lang, Jonathon Hewitson, Ben May, Nick Glinatsis, Simon Lavers, Tim Knox
Kieran Toner has picked seven wickets so far in 18.1 overs and he opens the innings as well. Tim Garner has been the best player scoring 137 runs in three matches and has four wickets to his name as well. Harry Manenti is another must-pick for this match. He has picked six wickets in two matches and bats at four as well. Apart from them, Martin, Hyde and Brown can be picked.
Captain and Vice-Captain Options
Captain Options: Tim Garner, Harry Manenti
Vice-Captain Options: Kieran Toner, Alex Bleakley
Suggested Playing XI for Head to Head/Small Leagues:
Keeper – Robert Vandermeulen
Batsmen – Dean McArthur, Harshtik Bimbral, John Flynn
All-Rounders – Kieran Toner (VC), Tim Garner (C), Harry Manenti
Bowlers – Lucas Nitschke, Cameron Hyde, Joel Logan, Lucas Nitschke
12th Man – Martin Brown
Suggested Playing XI for Grand/Mega Leagues:
Keeper – Martin Brown
Batsmen – Jake Baker, Shane Buttfield, John Flynn
All-Rounders – Alex Bleakley (VC), Harry Manenti (C), Tim Garner
Bowlers – Lucas Nitschke, Cameron Hyde, Tom Grose, Joel Logan
12th Man – Robert Vandermeulen
Alex Bleakley is a brilliant all-rounder. He can be made VC especially in Grand League contests. If he clicks, it will benefit a lot to the users who took risk.
Palmerston CC is expected to win this match.