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| On Jul 26, 2022 5:28 PM IST

SCO vs NZ Dream11 Prediction 1st T20I Live Score, Pitch Report, Player Stats, Scotland vs New Zealand Dream11 Team for Today’s Match


SCO vs NZ Dream11 Prediction: Scotland is all set to lock horns with New Zealand in a two-match T20I series and the first T20I match is scheduled to be played on 27 July, 2022 (Wednesday) at the Grange Cricket Club in Edinburgh. Scotland have not witnessed the best of fortunes in the shortest format of the game during the recent while as they have lost all of their previous 5 T20I matches. On the other hand, New Zealand are coming off from a brilliant T20I series victory over Ireland.

SCO vs NZ Dream11 Prediction for Today Match

Fixture Name: 1st T20I, Scotland vs New Zealand

Competition: Scotland vs New Zealand T20I

Date: 27 July, 2022

Time: 7 PM IST

Ground: Grange Cricket Club, Edinburgh

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Scotland vs New Zealand Pitch Report

The pitch and the conditions at the Grange Cricket Club are expected to offer enough help for the batters and bowlers throughout the entire match. There will be good amount of bounce available on the wicket that will surely help the fast bowlers as Belfast normally offers a flat track and things will be favourable for the batters as well. Therefore, picking more of batters and bowlers in your respective dream fantasy teams will be a good option.

Team Form Guide:
SCO (recent last): L L L L L
NZ (recent last): W W W L L


SCO Playing 11

George Munsey
Matthew Cross
Richie Berrington
Calum MacLeod
Michael Jones
Michael Leask
Chris Greaves
Mark Watt 
Safyaan Sharif
Hamza Tahir
Gavin Main

  • There are no major injury problems in the Scotland camp.
  • Richie Berrington will captain the team.
  • Matthew Cross will be the wicket-keeper.
  • They will once again bank upon the likes of George Munsey, Matthew Cross, Richie Berrington and Calum MacLeod to deliver amazingly well with the bat.
  • The likes of Safyaan Sharif, Hamza Tahir, Gravin Main and Chris Greaves will be their crucial clogs in the bowling contingent.

Richie Berrington Stats in T20I

Matches Runs Strike-rate 50/100 Recent Form
73 1693 128.26 7/1 4*, 0, 1/3, 1, 15


Safyaan Sharif Stats in T20I

Matches Wickets Economy Average Recent Form
53 61 8.11 24.1 0/12, 40*, 16, 5/35, 30 & 2/37


NZ Playing 11

Martin Guptill
Finn Allen
Dane Cleaver
Glenn Phillips
Daryl Mitchell

Michael Bracewell
James Neesham
Mitchell Santner
Jacob Duffy
Ish Sodhi
Lockie Ferguson/Blair Tickner

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  • All the players are available for selection and there are no injury issues for New Zealand.
  • Mitchell Santner will be the captain.
  • Finn Allen will don the wicket-keeping duties.
  • The likes of Martin Guptill, Daryl Mitchell, Glenn Phillips and Mark Chapman will once again be expected to take up the responsibility in the batting department.
  • The trio of Lockie Ferguson, Mitchell Santner and Jacob Duffy will be their important wicket-taking bowlers.

Martin Guptill Stats in T20I

Matches Runs Strike-rate 50/100 Recent Form
115 3359 136.49 20/2 25, 11, 24, 115, 0, 51, 0 & 33, 106


Glenn Phillips Stats in T20I

Matches Runs Strike-rate 50/100 Recent Form
38 792 138.46 4/1 56*, 23, 63, 47, 16, 38, 52, 18


Who will win Scotland vs New Zealand today match?

  • Scotland have witnessed as many as 5 back-to-back T20I defeats in the recent while.
  • New Zealand have managed to win 3 out of their last 5 T20I matches so far.

According to the Scotland vs New Zealand today match prediction, New Zealand are the favourites to win this match.

SCO vs NZ Dream11 Team Prediction

WICKET-KEEPERS: Dane Cleaver, Matthew Cross
BATTERS: Martin Guptill, Glenn Phillips, Richie Berrington, George Munsey
ALL-ROUNDERS: James Neesham, Safyaan Sharif
BOWLERS: Lockie Ferguson, Ish Sodhi, Gavin Main

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SCO vs NZ Dream11 Prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Martin Guptill, Richie Berrington.

For Grand League: James Neesham, Ish Sodhi.

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Kuljyot Singh

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