AA vs CS Dream11 Prediction: As the tournament is nearing its business end, the competition is becoming tougher. Next up in the Dream11 Super Smash is a pivotal clash between the Auckland Aces and Central Stags that will take place at the Eden Park Outer Oval in Auckland.
There’s nothing to lose for the Aces as they are already out of the contention to make it to the knockouts. Having lost all the six games played so far, they are languishing right at the bottom of the points table. Meanwhile, the Stags would be eyeing their 6th win of the competition and 4th on the trot that will take them at the pole position of the points table. They could fancy their chances of registering a win in this contest as their opponents have been struggling right from the word ‘go.’ Can they finally take the pole position on the points table? Well, we will have to patiently wait for the result.
Central Stags vs Auckland Aces
Dream11 Super Smash T20
Date: 23rd January 2020
Time: 07:40 AM IST
Venue: Pukekura Park, New Plymouth
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Auckland Aces 140/6 (14 Overs) lost to Northern Knights 109/5 (9.5 Overs) by 5 wickets (DLS method).
Auckland won: 13
Central Stags won: 14
The surface is a belter and would be fancying the batsmen. The dimensions of the ground always help the stroke makers go big. This means we could be in a treat for a high-scoring thriller.
Where to watch the match live: Watch live cricket streaming on the FANCODE app.
Injury update, unavailability: There are no injury concerns for AA vs CS Dream11 team prediction game. They have opted for the same squad from the last game.
Expected changes and team combination: With the winning momentum by their side, the Stags have opted for the same 12-man squad for this game. No changes are expected for the visitors, however, if they wish to give game time to Christian Leopard then Joey Field may get sidelined.
CS Playing 11 (probable):
Joey Field/Christian Leopard
Injury update, unavailability: Express pacer Lockie Ferguson has already been ruled out of the competition due to an injury. Mark Chapman makes a return to the side for this game.
Expected changes and team combination: The Aces have named a 12-man squad for this game. The return of Mark Chapman means, he will be injected into the eleven replacing keeper-batsman Ben Horne. Meanwhile, Glenn Phillips will take the keeper’s responsibility in Horne’s absence. No other changes in the eleven are expected
AA Playing 11 (probable):
Ross ter Braak
The Stags are going into this contest with the favorites tag. They look too strong against a depleted Aces unit. Therefore, we are expecting Central Stags to register a win in this fixture of AA vs CS Today Match Prediction and claim the pole position on the points table.
Kyle Jamieson: The tall-lad could be a game-changer for Aces with both bat and ball in this game. From 13 T20 innings, he has scored 152 runs and scalped 50 wickets from 34 T20s.
Sean Solia: The only batsman to look good for Aces this season, Sean Solia has scored 183 runs so far from 6 innings.
George Worker: The Stags’ opener has been in the form of his life. From 7 innings, he has scored whopping 358 runs at a strike-rate of 147.32.
Doug Bracewell: Bracewell has been phenomenal with both bat and ball for the Stags so far. From 7 innings with the bat he has scored 123 runs and has scalped 8 wickets as well. He is definitely a fruitful pick for GL teams.
Ross Taylor: The Blackcaps veteran hasn’t looked devastating as of yet, but has managed to keep the bowlers at bay. From just 2 innings he has scored 58 runs at a breathtaking strike-rate of 17.58 with an unbeaten 48 being his highest score.
WK: D Cleaver
BAT: G Worker, R Taylor, W O’Donnell
ALL: D Bracewell, Josh Clarkson, K Noema Barnett, S Solia
BWL: R ter Braak, B Tickner, K Jamieson