WCC vs SD Dream11: Round 3 of Darwin ODD 2021 starts on April 24. The 7 different teams participate across 8 venues. In this tournament, the teams play against each other 5 times before the finals. In Round 4, Waratah Cricket Club will face off against the Southern Districts team. The Waratah Cricket Club are the defending champions and have won 1 out of their 2 league matches. Whereas, Southern Districts have 1 win in 3 matches, with one being a bye.
Fixture name: Round 4
Competition: Darwin ODD 2021
Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM IST
Team Form Guide:
WCC in Last 2 Matches (recent last): Bye W
SD in Last Matches (recent last): W L
Standings: SD 5, WCC 1
Ground: Nightcliff Oval, Darwin
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Pint T Cass 233/6 won by 4 runs against Nightcliff Cricket club in Round 2 of Darwin ODD 2021
Pitch Report: The pitch generally supports both batsmen and bowlers and the average is score around 210.
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WCC vs SD Playing 11:
SD Team news
The Southern Districts are coming into this game after getting a bye and have 1 win in 3 matches. In the first league match, they lost to Darwin Cricket Club. The team could not chase down the total of 209 on the board. The best performer for the team was Isakka who scored a terrific century. Then, in the 2nd league match, they posted 215 on the board with the contributions from Hardy and Richards at the top-order. Then, Fry and Symons stitched a good partnership to help the team in posting a good total on the board. Then, they dismissed the opposition for 195 and won by 20 runs. The bowlers like McEvoy and Isakka picked 3 wickets each.
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team is expected to play with the same line-up
SD Playing 11 (likely)
1. L Hardy
2. DK Richards
3. Dean Fry
4. J Isakka
5. BJ Symons
6. MM Hammond
7. D Mylius
8. C Mcevoy
9. LG Markey
10. N Hangan
11. KD Snape
WCC Team news
In the last season, they won the trophy against Palmerston Cricket Club by 94 runs. In this season as well, they are off to a good start and would look to continue the same momentum. With 9 points, they are at 1st position in the points table. In the last league match, they scored 235 runs on the board, which is an above-par score. The main contributors were I Conway and DJ Hunter with 67 and 68 runs respectively. The team dismissed the opposition for a score of 227 and won the match by 8 runs. In the bowling unit, Umpherstone scalped 3 wickets, while Hunter picked 2 wickets.
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team is expected to play with same line-up
WCC Playing 11 (likely)
1. Austin Umpherston
2. Issac Conway (c),
3. Riley Vernon
4. Dylan Hunter
5. Jonathan Caderamanpulle
6. Sanka Wijegunarathna
7. Udara Weerasinghe
8. Ryan Wilson
9. Madhura Weerasinghe
10. Cooper Zobel (wk)
11. Himesh Silva Sandaradura.
Who will win today match
The Waratah Cricket Club will win this match due to the experience and track record of their players in domestic cricket. The team’s batting is their main strength and would look to maintain the same momentum. Although the SD team also has players like Fry and Isakka, they may find it hard to perform in the WCC vs SD Dream 11 Today match prediction. It will be interesting to see which if Southern Districts can perform well in the bowling department and challenge the opposition team.
Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick
A Umpherston- The solid top-order batsman who has been a consistent performer also picked 3 wickets in the last match.
A Umpherston in Darwin ODD 2021- 115 Runs, Bat. AVG.57.50
D Hunter- The player who has the ability to contribute in both departments can be a captain pick in the WCC vs SD Dream11 prediction.
D Hunter in Darwin ODD 2021- 89 Runs, Bat. AVG. 44.50 and 4 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 17.25
J Isakka- The middle-order batsman who scored a century in the 1st league match has the ability to take crucial wickets as well.
J Isakka in Darwin ODD 2021- 131 Runs, Bat. AVG. 131
WK: D Mylius
BAT: A Umpherston, I Conway, L Hardy, S Wijegunarathna
AR: D Hunter, J Issaka, M Hammond
BOWL: M Weerasinghe, C McEvoy, D Fry