OV vs CS Dream11 Prediction: The second game of the Men’s Super Smash T20 2021-22 is scheduled to be contested between the Otago Volts and the Central Stags on 28 November at the University Oval in Dunedin. Both these teams are coming into this game after having faced quite different results in the previous edition of the T20 competition. The Otago Volts did not had the best of performances in the last season of the Super Smash T20 where they finished at the bottom of the points table with just 2 wins from their 10 games. On the other hand, the Central Stags unfortunately lost the Preliminary Final against Canterbury Magicians but they managed to win 6 out of their 10 matches in the previous tournament. However, both these teams will now be looking forward to play their best brand of cricket right from start of this tournament.
Fixture Name: Match 2, Otago Volts vs Central Stags
Competition: Super Smash T20
Date: 28 November
Time: 6:10 AM IST
Ground: University Oval, Dunedin
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The pitch at the University Oval will be have some excellent batting-friendly conditions as seen in the last few games. Things have improved from the batters point of view in this T10 competition but there will still be great assistance for the pacers as well. Therefore picking a right combination of batters, bowlers and all-rounders will be really important in this match.
Team Form Guide:
OV (recent last): L L L L L
CS (recent last): L W L L W
Neil Broom Stats in T20
For the Otago Volts, Neil Broom performed impressively well in the previous edition of the Super Smash T20 having scored a brilliant tally of 292 runs from 10 matches at a strike-rate of around 140. Broom has overall smashed a total of more than 3400 runs having played 150 games.
Michael Rippon Stats in T20
Otago Volts all-rounder Michael Rippon has been really effective both in the batting as well as bowling departments. Rippon has scored close to 600 runs and also taken more than 60 wickets at an impressive economy of less than 8.
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Tom Bruce Stats in T20
For the Central Stags, explosive batter Tom Bruce will be a key performer to watch out for in this edition of the T20 tournament. Bruce has smashed an excellent total of more than 1800 runs in the shorter format of the game at a brilliant strike-rate of 142.
Doug Bracewell Stats in T20
Central Stags all-rounder Doug Bracewell delivered crucial performances both with the bat and ball in the last season of the Super Smash T20. Bracewell scored a total of 223 runs with the bat at an amazing average of more than 44 and also took as many as 10 wickets.
The Otago Volts will want to put up a strong performance in this tournament on a consistent basis and the likes of Neil Broom, Hamish Rutherford, Michael Rippon and Anaru Kitchen will be their mainstay clogs in the batting department. The trio of Jacob Duffy, Travis Muller and Angus McKenzie will form a crucial part of the bowling attack. On the other hand, Central Stags will bank upon the likes of Tom Bruce, Doug Bracewell and Dane Cleaver to take the responsibility in the batting department. The likes of Adam Milne, Ben Wheeler and Jayden Lennox will be their crucial part of the bowling department. Toss will play an important role as it is a T20 encounter. According to the OV vs CS today match prediction & Otago Volts vs Central Stags cricket betting tips, CS are the favourites to win this match.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Dane Cleaver
BATTERS: Hamish Rutherford, Neil Broom, Tom Bruce
ALL-ROUNDERS: Anaru Kitchen, Doug Bracewell, Josh Clarkson, Michael Rippon
BOWLERS: Adam Milne, Blair Tickner, Jacob Duffy
For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Tom Bruce, Neil Broom.
For Grand League: Doug Bracewell, Hamish Rutherford.