WEL-W vs OTA-W 11Wickets Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update for Match 21 of the New Zealand Women’s T20

WEL-W vs OTA-W 11Wickets Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update for Match 21 of the New Zealand Women’s T20

Heading into this match, both sides will aim to put their best game to the fore.

Suzie Bates
Suzie Bates. (Photo by Simon Marper/PA Images via Getty Images)

Preview:    

Wellington Blaze Women and Otago Sparks Women will lock horns with each other for the Match 21 of the New Zealand Women’s T20. Both the teams enter this contest after having won their previous encounters. The former posted the target of 158 runs for Otago in the last game and bundled them at 91 to win the match.

Otago parks will aim to settle the scores this time around. They won their last game against Auckland by 45 runs. Heading into this match, both sides will aim to put their best game to the fore.

Match Details:

Wellington Blaze Women vs Otago Sparks Women, Match 21

Venue: Basin Reserve, Wellington

Date and Time: January 6 at 3:40 AM IST

Live Streaming: Fancode

Pitch Report:

The surface is expected to be inclined towards the batters. The bowlers will have to toil hard to reap rewards on this deck.


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Probable Playing XIs for WEL-W vs OTA-W:

Wellington Blaze Women

Georgia Plimmer, Rebecca Burns, Amelia Kerr, Maddy Green (c), Leigh Kasperek, Thamsyn Newton, Jess Kerr, Jessica McFadyen (wk), Xara Jetly, Maneka Singh, Deanna Doughty

Otago Sparks Women

Suzie Bates (c), Polly Inglis (wk), Katey Martin, Kate Ebrahim, Caitlin Blakely, Bella James, Olivia Gain, EJ Carson, Emma Black, Sophie Oldershaw, ME Loe


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Top Picks for WEL-W vs OTA-W 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket:

Otago skipper Suzie Bates played a belligerent unbeaten knock of 89 runs in the previous match against Auckland. Her contributions at the top order will be important for the team. She can be a good pick for this game.

EJ Carson displayed her flair in the last game as she ran through the opposition’s batting unit. She picked up four wickets to put the team in the driver’s seat. She can be a good player to bank on for this game.

Amelia Kerr comes in handy with her excellent all-rounder abilities. In the last match against the same opposition, she hit a half-century and also picked up two wickets. She can be a good pick for this match.


Suggested Playing XI No.1 for WEL-W vs OTA-W 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket

Jessica McFadyen, Polly Inglis, Katey Martin, Suzie Bates (c), Georgia Plimmer, Rebecca Burns, Amelia Kerr (vc), Kate Ebrahim, Sophie Oldershaw, Emma Black, Jess Kerr

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for WEL-W vs OTA-W 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket

Katey Martin (vc), Suzie Bates, Georgia Plimmer, Rebecca Burns, Caitlin Blakely, Amelia Kerr, Kate Ebrahim, EJ Carson (c), Xara Jetly, Sophie Oldershaw, Emma Black


Captain and Vice-Captain Options:

Captain Options: Suzie Bates and EJ Carson

Vice-Captain Options: Amelia Kerr and Katey Martin

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Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.