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Super50 Cup, 2019-20: Match 25, Group A, Jamaica vs Canada – Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

Currently, Jamaica is poised third in the Group A table after gathering eight points from their first four matches.

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Match Details:

The Group A match in the Super50 Cup 2019-20 will be played between Jamaica and Canada at the Warner Park in Basseterre, St Kitts.

The match starts at 2:00 AM local time (6:00 AM GMT) (6:30 PM IST). The game can be viewed on Windies Cricket’s YouTube channel and on Fancode in India.

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Preview:

Both Jamaica and Canada made a similar start to the tournament with consecutive defeats. However, both have won their respective last game against the defending champions Combined Campuses and Colleges. In their previous encounter, Jamaica registered a victory against Canada by four wickets.

Canada posted a target of 244 runs for Jamaica to chase. In reply, Powell’s unbeaten ton steered Jamaica to the target with 39 balls remaining. Powell’s excellent knock of 100 runs off just 67 balls also earned him ‘Player of the Match’ award. Bulli emerged as the pick of the bowlers by scalping two wickets while conceding 47 runs in his spell.

Currently, Jamaica is poised third in the Group A table after gathering eight points from their first four matches. On the other hand, Canada is trailing behind by four points after acquiring just four points from their four matches. Canada will be eager to register a win and turn their fortunes in the tournament.

Weather Condition/Report:

The skies over the Warner Park will be partly cloudy with high levels of humidity. The temperature will hover around 28 degrees Celcius, according to Accuweather. There is a very low chance of rain to interrupt the game.

Pitch Condition/Report:

The track of Conaree Sports Club is expected to go in favour of the batsmen. Although, massive totals were not posted on the board in recent matches. The team batting second is expected to have an advantage as the team batting second has won both the matches played on this ground.

Average 1st inning score: 211 (Matches played till now on this ground in Super 50, 2019-20)

Record of chasing teams: Won – 2, Lost – 0

Team News:

(Will be added when there is an update)


Probable Playing XIs:

Jamaica:

Aldaine Thomas (WK), Assad Fudadin, Jermaine Blackwood, Andre McCarthy, Jamie Merchant, Rovman Powell (C), Nkrumah Bonner, Denis Smith, Derval Green, Oshane Thomas, Dennis Bulli.

Bench – Christopher Lamont, Nicholson Gordon, Marquino Mindley

Canada:

Jeet Mehta, Shreyas Movva, Nitish Kumar, Shahid Ahmadzai, Harsh Thaker, Kanwarpal Tathgur (C), Rayyan Pathan, Harrobindeep Sekhon (WK), Sana-ur-Rehman, Kanwar Mann, Yax Patel.

Bench – Harmandeep Singh, Arslan Khan, Nauman Zafar.


Top Picks:

Rovman Powell stole the limelight in his previous match with a brilliant ton. He is expected to replicate his stellar performance. Andre McCarthy has also been in sublime touch for Jamaica, scoring 415 runs in the previous season at an average of 41.50. He will be assisted by Nkrumah Bonner, who gathered 320 runs in the last 10 matches at an average of 40.00. Oshane Thomas will also bolster Jamaica’s bowling force.

Canada’s batting will be steered by Nitish Kumar, who was the best performer for his side in their previous encounter against Jamaica. Kumar smashed 65 runs off 62 deliveries including 4 fours and a six. Nitish Kumar is expected to play a crucial role for his side in both the departments.

Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:

Captain – Nitish Kumar, Andre McCarthy, Rovman Powell

Vice-Captain – Assad Fudadin, Harsh Thaker, Oshane Thomas


Suggested Playing XI No.1 for Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Aldaine Thomas

Batsmen – Nkrumah Bonner, Assad Fudadin (C), Andre McCarthy

All-Rounders – Rovman Powell, Rayyan Pathan, Nitish Kumar (VC), Harsh Thaker

Bowlers – Oshane Thomas, Kanwar Mann, Shahid Ahmadzai

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Aldaine Thomas

Batsmen – Jermaine Blackwood, Assad Fudadin, Andre McCarthy (VC)

All-Rounders – Rovman Powell, Dennis Bulli, Nitish Kumar (C), Harsh Thaker

Bowlers – Oshane Thomas, Kanwar Mann, Shahid Ahmadzai

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Expert Advice:

Nitish Kumar, who was in sublime touch in the previous encounter of these two sides, could yield points due to his all-round abilities. Considering the recent form, Andre McCarthy and Oshane Thomas could also deliver strong performances with the bat and ball respectively.

Probable Winners:

Jamaica are expected to win this match.

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