Darwin and District ODD 2020: Round 4 – Waratah CC vs Nightcliff CC – 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update
James Seymour and Baxter both open the innings for their respective teams but have failed in the last match.
Updated - Jul 2, 2020 4:31 pm
The Round 4 match of Darwin and District ODD 2020 will be played between Waratah Cricket Club and Nightcliff Cricket Club at Nightcliff Oval.
The match starts at 11:00 AM local time (6 AM IST) (12:30 AM GMT). There is no live streaming of this match in India.
The ongoing Darwin ODD tournament will see Waratah CC and Nightcliff CC lock horns in one of the round 4 matches. The teams are coming into this game after contrasting results in the last outing. While WCC won their previous game handsomely and have won all three matches so far, the NCC have struggled after their win over TVCC in the first round.
It will be cloudy in the morning in Darwin but there is no rain in the forecast during the match.
The pitch is heavily in favour of the bowlers and expect the trend to continue in this match as well. The team winning the toss is expected to bowl first.
As expected, it was an extremely low scoring game with the team batting first scoring only 131 runs. Even the chasing side lost seven wickets and expect the bowlers to enjoy their stay in the middle.
Average first innings score: 131 (in the only One-Day played so far)
Record of the chasing teams: Won -1; Lost – 0
Injury & Availability News
(Will be added if there’s an update)
Probable Playing XIs
Waratah Cricket Club
James Seymour, Isaac Conway (C & WK), Sanka Wijegunarathna, Riley Vernon, Udara Weerasinghe, Ishara Gange, Madura Weerasinghe, Tristan Glover, Muhammad Tahir, Samindara Madhushan, Himesh Sandaradura.
Nightcliff Cricket Club
Adi Dave, Jhiah Baxter, Jacob Thorne, Cameron Tonkin, Taj Glenn, Michael Kudra (WK), James Dix, Andrew Richards, Brady Baptist (C), Ryan Dennis, Phillip Hull.
Bench – Lachland Baird, Nachiket Sant, Thomas Foley.
Adi Dave has so far scored 53 runs and picked five wickets which makes him a must-pick. Apart from Jacob Thorne impressed everyone with his 25-run knock and then returned with 2/12 with the ball. Phillip Hull is the top bowler for WCC with 11 wickets to his name. From the NCC, you should have Isaac Conway in your team. He has so far scored 124 runs in three outings. Apart from him, Weerasinghe brothers and Ishara Gange are also top picks.
Captain and Vice-Captain Options:
Captain Options: Udara Weerasinghe, Jacob Thorne, Phillip Hull
Vice-Captain Options: Adi Dave, Isaac Conway, Ishara Gange
Suggested Playing XI for Head to Head/Small Leagues:
Keeper – Isaac Conway
Batsmen – Andrew Richards, Cameron Tonkin, Sanka Wijegunrathne, Brady Baptist
All-Rounders – Adi Dave (VC), Udara Weerasinghe (C), Ishara Gange
Bowlers – Ryan Dennis, Phillip Hull, Madura Weerasinghe
12th Man – Samindra Madushan
Suggested Playing XI for Grand/Mega Leagues:
Keeper – Isaac Conway (VC)
Batsmen – Jhiah Baxter, Sanka Wijegunarathne, James Seymour
All-Rounders – Jacob Thorne (C), Ishara Gange, Udara Weerasinghe
Bowlers – Ryan Dennis, Phillip Hull, Samindara Madhushan, Madura Weerasinghe.
12th Man – Cameron Tonkin.
James Seymour and Baxter both open the innings for their respective teams but have failed in the last match. Rather Seymour has failed in all three matches. But they can make a strong comeback in this match and can be picked in GLs.
Waratah CC is expected to win this match.