WF vs OV Dream11 Prediction: Up next is match no 22 of Dream11 Super Smash 2020 that will be played between the table-toppers Wellington Firebirds and the fifth-placed Otago Volts at the Basin Reserve in Wellington.
It has been a terrific journey for the Firebirds so far as they are relishing their stay at the top of the points table with 5 wins and a solitary loss from 6 games. Meanwhile, Otago Volts have won 2 and lost 4 out of 6 and their road to the knockouts seems blemishing. They need to pull up their socks in this game because a loss here will hinder their chances of making it to the knockouts. They will have to show their A-game here as they have already lost their previous battle against the Firebirds by 5 wickets.
WF vs OV Prediction, Match Details
Wellington Firebirds vs Otago Volts
Dream11 Super Smash T20
Date: 24th January 2020
Time: 07:40 PM IST
Venue: Basin Reserve, Wellington
Last result at this venue: Wellington Firebirds 185/7 (20 Ov) defeated Northern Knights 105/10 (15.2 Ov) by 80 runs
So far in the competition, the surface has behaved evenly for both bowlers and the batsmen, There has been a good battle between the ball and the bat, and once again the same is expected in this game as well.
Where to watch the match live: Watch live cricket streaming on the FANCODE app
WF Team News
Injury update, unavailability: An injury on the left finger has forced Jimmy Neesham to miss this game for the Firebirds. He is the only absentee from the 12-man squad announced for this Dream11 team prediction contest.
Expected changes and team combination: With James Neesham and Iain McPeake won’t be starting in the eleven. The rest of the players will be featuring with Finn Allen and Devon Conway opening the innings.
WF Playing 11 (probable):
Logan Van Beek
OV Team News
Injury update, unavailability: The Volts too have announced a 12-man squad for this game with one change. Max Chu comes in for Llew Johnson who has been sidelined due to an injury.
Expected changes and team combination: One between Dale Phillips or Max Chu could come into the eleven replacing Llew Johnson. There is no other hope for changes in the eleven apart from the mentioned one.
OV Playing 11 (probable):
D Phillips/Max Chu
WF vs OV Today Match Prediction, Who will win today match
Interestingly both teams are heading into this contest on the back of a loss. However, with the hosts looking settled and displaying much better form as compared to their counterparts, we are backing the Firebirds to come good in this WF vs OV Today Match Prediction and prolong their stay on the top of the points table.
WF vs OV Prediction, Captain & Differential Picks
Neil Broom: The aggressive right-hander has been the top scorer for Volts so far in the season with 191 runs from just 6 innings at a strike-rate of 143.60.
Finn Allen: Wellington’s swashbuckling opener has been in terrific form with 349 runs from just 6 innings at a whopping strike-rate of 194.97.
Nick Kelly: The right-hander has looked decent with the bat so far in the competition with 145 runs from 6 innings with a fifty against his name.
Michael Rippon: With an economy of 7.18, the left-arm wrist spinner has scalped 8 wickets from 6 games.
Hamish Bennett: Veteran seamer Bennett has managed 8 wickets against his name from just 6 games at a fabulous economy of 6.94.
Devon Conway: With 143 runs from 5 innings, Wellington’s skipper is the second leading run-getter for the side.
WF vs OV Dream11 Prediction
WK: D Conway
BAT: N Broom, N Kelly, F Allen, M Bracewell
ALL: A Kitchen, R Ravindra, M Rippon
BWL: H Bennett, M McClenaghan, P Younghusband
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