MAH vs PUD Dream11 Prediction: The 5th round of the Vijay Hazare Trophy continues on 1st March. The Maharashtra team is coming into this game after losing their last league match against Delhi. Both the departments of the team have been performing well for the team and would look to end the league in a good fashion. Their important players will be Kazi and Bachhav. While Puducherry would expect Jackson and Dogra to perform well.
MAH vs PUD Prediction Today Match Details
Fixture name: Round 5, Elite group D
Competition: Vijay Hazare Trophy 2020-21
Date: Monday, March 1, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM IST
Team Form Guide:
MAH (recent last) L W L W L
PUD (recent last) W L L L L
Standings: MAH 3, PUD 6
Ground: KL Saini Ground, Jaipur
Last result at the venue: Mumbai 317/7 won by 67 runs against Rajasthan in the 4th round of the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021
Pitch Report: The pitch is best suited for pacers and overall it favours the batsmen. The average total scored is 266 and the team which bowls first has a winning ratio of 60 %
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MAH Team News
The Maharashtra team lost to Delhi in a close match and lost the chance of qualifying into the next stage. The form of Yash Nahar at the top-order has been consistent at the top-order. While Kedar Jadhav and Azim Kazi have been performing well in the recent matches and will be crucial to the team’s victory. In the bowling department, Bachhav picked 3 wickets but the other bowlers could not help to defend the score.
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team is expected to play with the same Playing XI in this match.
MAH Playing 11 (likely)
1. Ruturaj Gaikwad (c)
2. Yash Nahar
3. Naushad Shaikh
4. Kedar Jadhav
5. Nikhil Naik (wk)
6. Ranjeet Nikam
7. Azim Kazi
8. Satyajeet Bachhav
9. Mukesh Choudhary
10. Pradeep Dadhe
11. Rajvardhan Hangargekar
PUD Team News
In the last match, Puducherry won by 104 runs against Himachal Pradesh. The experienced Sheldon Jackson lead from the front with 104. Then Paras Dogra underperformed, and Sagar Trivedi and Premraj helped the team to post a fighting score on the board. In the bowling department, Sagar Udeshi and Vignesh picked 4 wickets and 3 wickets respectively. Although the team will not qualify for the playoffs, still would take confidence into the next domestic fixture.
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes The team is expected to make 2 changes in the squad with Khaleel and Garhwal coming back into the Playing XI.
PUD Playing 11 (likely)
1. Raghu Sharma
2. Damodaren Rohit (c)
3. Sheldon Jackson (wk)
4. Paras Dogra
5. Suresh Kumar
6. Sagar Trivedi
7. Andrew Subikshan
8. Thamaraikannan Parandaman
9. Sagar Udeshi
10. Ashith Rajiv
11. Pankaj Singh
Maharashtra team will win this match due to the experienced players in their line-up. The players like Kedar Jadhav and Ruturaj Gaikwad have good experience in the domestic circuit that will help the team in the MAH vs PUD Dream 11 Today match prediction. The Maharashtra team has a better bowling attack as well as compared to the Puducherry team. If Jackson and Trivedi perform well, they can be competitive against the strong Maharashtra team.
MAH vs PUD Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Picks
R Gaikwad- The opener who played quite well in the IPL 2020 has been a consistent performer for the Maharashtra team this season.
List A Career Record- 2663 Runs, Bat. AVG. 48.41
R Gaikwad in Last 5 matches- 297 Runs, Bat. AVG. 59.40
S Jackson- One of the most experienced players in the domestic circuit can be one of the top-picks for MAH vs PUD Dream 11 Prediction. In the last match, he scored a century and helped the team to win by a big margin.
List A Career Record- 2051 Runs, Bat. AVG. 37.29
S Jackson in Last 5 matches- 195 Runs, Bat. AVG. 39
S Bachhav- The bowling all-rounder has been contributing in both the departments and can be a differential pick for your fantasy team.
List A Career Record- 49 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 22.28
S Bachhav- in Last 5 matches- 10 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 27.50
MAH vs PUD Dream 11 prediction
WK: S Jackson
Batsmen: P Dogra, R Gaikwad, K Jadhav, Y Nahar
All-rounders: A Kazi, S Trivedi, D Rohit
Bowlers: S Bachhav, M Choudhary, S Udeshi