BAL vs NOR Dream11 Match Prediction, National T20 Cup, Balochistan vs Northern, 15 October
Updated on: Oct 15, 2020 12:23 pm IST
BAL vs NOR Dream11 Prediction
With the race to the knockouts reaching its boiling point, Northern would next lock horns with Balochistan in the next game of the National T20 Cup on Thursday. Northern have already qualified for the semifinals with 6 win and 2 losses in 8 games so far. Balochistan, are still in the tussle to qualify for the last remaining spot in the knockouts. They have won 4 games and lost 4 out of 8 they have played so far. They need to win one game out of remaining 2 to qualify for the semifinals. Northern, meanwhile, would try to seal the top spot in the standings with a win. Let’s take a look at the BAL vs NOR Dream 11 Prediction for this fixture.
BAL vs NOR Dream 11 Teams Match Details
National T20 Cup: Match 27
Balochistan vs Northern
Date- Thursday, 15th October 2020
Time- 3:30 PM (IST)
Venue- Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi
Last Result at the venue: Central Punjab 174/4 in 20 overs defeated Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 171/6 in 20 overs by 3 runs – 14th October 2020
BAL vs NOR Team Form:
Balochistan – L L W L W
Northern – L W L W W
Northern are sitting at the top of the points table with 6 wins and 2 losses in 8 games, while Balochistan are 5th with 4 wins and 4 losses in respective 8 matches.
BAL vs NOR Dream11 Team Prediction
Haris Sohail (C), Mohammad Talha, Ali Shafiq, Shahbaz Khan, Akif Javed, Awais Zia, Imran Butt, Umar Gul, Amad Butt, Hussain Talat, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Asghar, Imran Farhat, Bismillah Khan, Imam-ul-Haq, and Taimur Khan.
Balochistan Team News
They are coming to this game off a 9-wickets loss to Central Punjab in their last match.
Injury/Unavailability: No injury concerns.
Expected Changes: Akif Javed is expected to replace Umaid Asif the playing 11.
- The settled duo of Imam-ul-Haq and Awais Zia would open the batting for the side.
- The likes of the Abdul Bangalzai, Harris Sohail, Bismillah Khan, and Akbar-ur-Rahman would follow the openers in the batting order.
- Akif Javed, Umar Gul, Amad Butt, and Yasir Shah would handle the bowling duties for Balochistan.
BAL Playing 11 (Probable)
Awais Zia, Abdul Bangalzai, Imam-ul-Haq, Bismillah Khan (WK), Haris Sohail (C), Akbar-ur-Rehman, Yasir Shah, Khurram Shehzad, Amad Butt, Umar Gul, and Akif Javed
Imad Wasim (C), Sohail Tanvir, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Amir, Raja Farzan-Khan, Rohail Nazir, Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Mohammad Ismail, Ali Imran, Muhammad Musa Khan, Haider Ali, Umar Amin, Zeeshan Malik, Sohail Akhtar, and Hammad Azam.
Northern Team News
They are coming to this game of a 25-runs loss to Sindh in the last match.
Injury/Unavailability: No injury concerns.
Expected Changes: Sohail Akhtar and Haris Rauf could replace Haider Ali and Mohammad Musa in the BAL vs NOR Dream11 Team Prediction.
- Zeeshan Malik alongside Umar Amin would start the innings at the top for Northern.
- Haider Ali, Asif Ali, and Shadab Khan would form the rest of the batting unit.
- The likes of Haris Rauf, Mohammad Amir, Imad Wasim, and Mohammad Nawaz would form the bowling attack.
NOR Playing 11 (Probable)
Umar Amin, Zeeshan Malik, Sohail Akhtar, Rohail Nazir (WK), Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Imad Wasim (C), Sohail Tanvir, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Nawaz, and Mohammad Amir.
BAL vs NOR Dream 11 Prediction Today Cricket Match
WK: B Khan
BAT: Z Malik, A Ali, I Haq, H Sohail
AR: S Khan, M Nawaz, Amad-Butt
BOWL: H Rauf, A Javed, Umar-Gul
Captain Picks for Small Leagues
Imam-ul-Haq is a must-pick in the BAL vs NOR Dream 11 fantasy cricket as the opener has scored 292 runs in 7 games for Balochistan so far at a strike rate of 145.27 including 3 fifties.
Shadab Khan has picked up 12 wickets in 8 games for Northern so far while bowling at a strike rate of 15.5. Don’t forget to pick him in the BAL vs NOR Dream11 Match prediction as the all-rounder has also contributed 147 runs with his bat.
Captain Picks for Grand Leagues
Amad Butt has accounted for 9 wickets in 8 games for Balochistan so far at a strike rate of 18. He also has contributed 65 runs with his bat.
Zeeshan Malik has mustered a total of 268 runs in 7 games for Northern so far in the tournament. The batsman has been averaging 38.28 and striking at a rate of over 140.
Who will win BAL vs NOR Today Match Prediction
Balochistan are expected to come hard at Northern in a must-win game. There has been a dip in the form of Northern as they are giving some players rest. However, they would not want to lose the form right before the knockouts. Northern defeated Balochistan by 7 wickets when these two sides met earlier in the competition. As per our BAL vs NOR today match prediction, Northern should win this game.