QUN vs SAU Dream11 Prediction: The 20th match of the Sheffield Shield 2020/21 will commence on March 23. The Sheffield Shield has been one of the best tournaments to nurture talented young players for the Australian team. The likes of Labuschagne and Travis Head scored the bulk of the runs in this tournament and have represented the national team.
The Queensland team will face-off South Australia at Brisbane. In their last encounter earlier in the season, Queensland beat South Australia by 62 runs. For them, Khawaja and Labuschagne will play the main role for the team, while South Australia has Travis Head and Alex Carey who can be one of the top performers.
Fixture name: 20th Match, Sheffield Shield 2020-21
Competition: Sheffield Shield 2020-21
Date: Tuesday, March 23, 2021 – Friday, March 26, 2021
Time: 5:30 AM IST
Team Form Guide:
QUN(recent last) D D W W L
SAU (recent last) L D L DD
Standings: QUN 1, SAU 6
Ground: Ian Healy Oval, Brisbane
Last result at the venue: This is the new first-class venue which will host its first-ever domestic match.
Pitch Report: The curator expects pacers to get good help from the pitch and overall for the batsmen.
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QUN vs SAU Playing 11:
QUN Team News
On the top with 29 points, they would be very happy with their performance in this season. Having won three games and losing just one with two draws, they will hope to remain at the 1st position in the points table. They are a strong side with top-class players. In the last league match, Queensland played a draw against Victoria. The match was interrupted by rain and only Queensland got an opportunity to bat. The bowlers Wildermuth and Doggett picked 2 wickets each.
Injury update, unavailability: Mark Steketee has sustained a side injury.
Expected team changes: Billy Stanlake is expected to replace the injured Mark Steketee in the Playing XI.
QUN Playing 11 (likely)
1. Bryce Street
2. Joe Burns
3. Marnus Labuschagne
4. Usman Khawaja (c)
5. Matt Renshaw
6. Jimmy Peirson (wk)
7. Jack Wildermuth
8. Billy Stanlake
9. Michael Neser
10. Matthew Kuhnemann
11. Brendan Doggett
SAU Team News
They have played six games and haven’t won a single one of them, they have lost three and drawn three until now. Sitting on the bottom of the table with just 9 points, it will be very hard for them to retain a top position now, also vs Queensland, that is gonna be very tough. In the last match, Jake Weatherald provided a good start to the team. Experienced players like Head and Alex Carey have been of the top performers in domestic cricket. The team also got contributions from Nielsen and Lehmann in the lower middle order. The bowlers like Agar and Worrall will be important for the team’s performance.
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: Kerber and Winter have been added to the 13-man squad, while Sayers will be unavailable. Wes Agar is expected to replace Chadd Sayers
SAU Playing 11 (probable)
1. Jake Weatherald
2. Henry Hunt
3. Liam Scott
4. Travis Head (capt)
5. Alex Carey
6. Jake Lehmann
7. Harry Nielsen
8. Joe Medew-Ewen
9. David Grant
10. Daniel Worrall
Who will win today match
Queensland will win this game. They have a solid squad and will sail through this game. Captain Usman Khawaja and Labuschagne will have a hard job to fulfill as they will have to anchor the batting department of his team and get the team to a fighting total or a very comfortable run tally. They have a starry batting lineup, players have enough experience to beat this side of South Australia. SAU has a couple of players, who can win it for them if they play up to their standards. They have a chance of winning the QUN vs SAU Dream 11 Today match prediction and hope for a no-rain game.
Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Picks
M Labuschagne- The player who been terrific in the middle-order for the Australian team as well as the domestic team. With a good track record in the international circuit, he can be a trusted pick for your fantasy team.
First-class Career Record- 6467 Runs, Bat. AVG. 44.90
M Labuschagne in Sheffield Shield 2020/21- 517 Runs, Bat. AVG. 64.62
T Head- One of the finest performers in red-ball cricket, Head has been a regular member of the Australian test team. He is the leading run-scorer in this season and can be the best pick for your fantasy team.
First-class Career Record- 7908 Runs, Bat. AVG. 40.76
T Head in Sheffield Shield 2020/21- 801 Runs, Bat. AVG. 72.81
J Wildermuth- The bowling all-rounder has been a consistent wicket-taker and has the ability to score crucial runs in the lower order and can be a differential pick in the QUN vs SAU Dream 11 prediction.
First-class Career Record – 119 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 28.57 and 2305 Runs, Bat. AVG. 30.32
J Wildermuth in Sheffield Shield 2020/21- 14 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 23.85 and 163 Runs, Bat. AVG. 27.16
WK: A Carey
BAT: M Labuschagne, U Khawaja, J Weatherald, M Renshaw, B Street
AR: T Head, J Wildermuth
BOWL: D Worrall, W Agar, B Stanlake