GUJ vs MAH Dream11 : Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy's new season is set to begin on Sunday, 10 January and Gujarat will take on Maharasthra in their first match of Elite Group C at Moti Bagh Stadium in Vadodara on the first day itself. Gujarat have been a good side over the years and they will look to begin their campaign on a winning note while Maharashtra will look to give a good fight to them.
GUJ vs MAH Prediction Today Gujarat vs Maharashtra Match Info :
T20 Match, Gujarat vs Maharashtra, Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy
Sunday, 10 January 2021, 12.00 PM (IST)
Stadium – Moti Bagh Stadium, Vadodara
Standings at the Points Table (League Stage) –
This will be the first match of this tournament for both Gujarat and Maharashtra.
Pitch Report :
Pitch of Moti Bagh Stadium, Vadodara should be a batting friendly but in winter session it will have some good support for the pacers so bowlers will like to take wickets with new ball and batting won't be easy in the start so both sides would prefer to bowl first and batting firs side will need above 160 runs for a fighting total.
Gujarat Team News :
Gujarat's Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy season 2019/20 was an average one as they could win only four games out of seven matches and failed to qualify for the semifinals and this time they will look for a better finish. The likes of Axar Patel, Piyush Chawla, Roosh Kalaria will be key players for them in this GUJ vs MAH Dream11 prediction match.
GUJ Playing 11 (Expected) :
Priyank Panchal, Dhruv Raval, Axar Patel, Priyesh Patel, Roosh Kalaria, Piyush Chawla, Tejas Patel, Chirag Gandhi, Kshitij Patel, Arzan Nagwaswalla, Chintan Gaja
Maharashtra Team News :
Maharashtra did well in the last season of this tournament as they won five on the seven matches in the league stage but couldn't perform up to the standard in knock out stage and this time they will be eager to do much better.
MAH Playing 11 (Expected) :
Nikhil Naik, Kedar Jadhav, Rahul Tripathi, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Azim Kazi, Satyajeet Bachhav, S Kazi, Manoj Ingale, Naushad Shaikh, D Hinganekar, Pradeep Dadhe
Gujarat have some fine players of this format in Axar Patel, Piyush Chawla, Priyank Panchal and then the likes of Roosh Kalaria, Chintan Gaja have been good over the years in domestic cricket. On the other side, Maharashtra have Rahul Tripathi, Kedar Jadhav and young Ruturaj Gaikwad who are the backbone of their team. So both the sides have some fine players and it should be a good contest and in this GUJ vs MAH Today match prediction match whoever wins the toss will most likely prefer bowl first and batting first side will need 160 plus runs for a fighting total.
Captains picks :
Following players can be picked as captains for GUJ vs MAH Dream11 team
Axar Patel :
The all rounder had a good IPL season for Delhi Capitals and overall his record of 1628 runs at 22.0 and 123 wickets in 146 T20 matches is pretty decent.
Ruturaj Gaikwad :
The young opener impressed in his debut IPL season as he smashed three consecutive fifties for Chennai Super Kings and will look to carry that form into this tournament. Overall he has 1047 runs at 36.10 in 34 T20 matches.
Vice-captain picks :
Following players can be picked as vice-captains for fantasy cricket teams –
Rahul Tripathi :
He is leading Maharashtra side. Over the years he has improved and also played some good knocks for Knight Riders in the last IPL season. Overall he has 1731 runs at 25.45 in 83 T20 matches with 10 fifties.
Piyush Chawla :
He is an experienced leg spinner. He has taken 257 wickets at 24.53 in 244 T20 matches and has also scored 1361 runs so he is a wicket taker and also a handy batsman.
Dream11 Team :
Wicket keepers : N Naik
Batsmen : R Tripathi, R Gaikwad, C Gandhi, P Panchal
All rounders : R Kalaria, Axar Patel
Bowlers : S Bachhav, S Kazi, C Gaja, P Chawla