LLG vs NWW Dream11: The Ireland Inter-Provincial ODD 2021 will start on 1 May with the participation of 4 teams. In this year, the teams have been increased from 3 to 4. In the 1st league match, Leinster Lightning will face off against Northwest Warriors. The Leinster Lightning are the defending champions, while Northwest Warriors could not win any matches in the 2020 season.
Fixture name: Match 1
Competition: Ireland Inter-Provincial ODD
Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021
Time: 3:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
LLG in Last 4 Matches (recent last): W W W W
NWW in Last 4 Matches (recent last): L L L L
Standings (2020 season) : LLG 1, NWW 3
Ground: Seebarn Cricket Ground
Brief score of the last result at the venue: West Indies Women 188/1 won by 72 runs against Ireland Women 116/3 in West Indies women tour of Ireland 2019.
Pitch Report: The pitch is best suited for the bowlers with good variations and overall it favours the batsmen. The average total score is 210.
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LLG vs NWW Playing 11:
LLG Team news
The team is coming into this tournament with a tag of defending champions. In the last season, one of the top 5 run-scorers, J Tector, K’O Biren, Simi Singh, were from the LLG team. In this season, they have Balbornie and McCarthy in the batting order which will surely boost the team. These players have been terrific for the national team Ireland as well. The new entrants to the international circuit, Tector, and Simi Singh were impressive in the series against UAE this year, and Kevin O Brien has been the legend of the Ireland team for the past 10 years. In the bowling department, the team has Joshua Little and Peter Chase who have performed well in the last season.
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team is expected to play with the same line-up as of last season.
LLG Playing 11 (likely)
1. Lorcan Tucker
2. Jack Tector
3. Kevin O’Brien
4. Andy Balbirnie
5. Barry McCarthy
6. Simi Singh
7. Gareth Delany
8. Curtis Campher
9. George Dockrell
10. Peter Chase
11. Joshua Little
NWW Team news
In the last season, the team could not win any of the 4 matches and would look to improve their performance in this season. In the top-order, the team has the presence of experienced William Porterfield and youngster Kennedy. The middle-order batsman Doheny was the leading run-scorer in the last season with 142 runs and will play for NWW this year which can give confidence to the team. Their bowling department is impressive with the likes of Boyd Rankin, Mcbrine and Young who have performed well for the Ireland team.
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team is expected to play with nearly same line-up as of last season.
NWW Playing 11 (likely)
1. William Smale
2. William Porterfield
3. Stuart Thompson
4. David Rankin
5. Ryan Hunter
6. Nathan McGuire
7. Graham Hume
8. Boyd Rankin
9. Andy McBrine
10. Craig Young
11. Graham Kennedy
Who will win today match
The Leinster Lighting team will win this match due to the terrific balance of the team in both departments. The mix of youngsters and experienced players like Kevin O Brien and Tucker have won the trophy last season. While the bowlers of Northwest Warriors need to perform well in the LLG vs NWW Dream 11 Today match prediction. It will be interesting to see if players like Porterfield and Rankin can perform well for the Warriors team.
Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick
L Tucker- The player who impressed everybody with the bat in the last season is incoming into this season after a good run in the international series.
L Tucker in List-A- 1228 Runs, Bat. AVG. 29.23
S Singh- The player who has been a consistent contributor in both departments can be a captain pick for LLG vs NWW Dream11 prediction.
S Singh in List-A- 1190 Runs, Bat. AVG. 29.02 and 60 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 25.03
W Porterfield- The former captain of the Ireland team would look to use his experience and win it for the Northwest Warriors team.
W Porterfield in List-A- 8327 Runs, Bat. AVG. 32.34
WK: L Tucker
BAT: A Balbirnie, W Porterfield, J Tector, S Doheny
AR: K’O Brien, S Singh, G Dockrell
BOWL: B Rankin, A Mcbrine, J Little