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WOG vs ASL Dream11 Prediction Legends League Cricket 2022 Live Score, Pitch Report, Player Stats, Today Dream11 Team

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WOG vs ASL Dream11 Prediction: The fifth match of the Legends League Cricket T20 2022 is scheduled to be played between the World Giants and the Asia Lions at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground in Muscat, Oman on 26 January, 2022 (Wednesday). Both these sides are coming into this match after witnessing quite different results unfold in their last few outings. The World Giants have witnessed mixed fortunes in this inaugural Legends Cricket T20 tournament where they won their most recent game against India Maharajas after having lost their opening encounter against Asia Lions. On the other hand, the Asia Lions have emerged as the best teams so far in this T20 competition as they have managed to win 2 out of their matches and are placed at the top position on the points table. However, both these teams will want to perform with the best of their efforts in this important game.

WOG vs ASL Legends League Cricket 2022 Match 5 Details

Fixture Name: Match 5, World Giants vs Asia Lions

Competition: Legends League Cricket 2022

Date: 26 January

Time: 8 PM IST

Ground: Al Amerat Cricket Ground, Muscat, Oman

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Legends League Cricket 2022 Pitch Report

The wicket and the conditions at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground are once again expected to be better for batting. The spinners have extracted great amount of turn from this track and it will behave similarly in this match as well. There will be some amount of dew in the second innings. However, the captain winning the toss should choose to bowl first. Picking more of batsmen and all-rounders will be a good decision for fantasy cricket.


WOG vs ASL Dream11 Prediction for Today Match

WOG Playing 11 (likely)

Kevin Pietersen
Kevin O’Brien
Jonathan Trott
Corey Anderson
Brad Haddin

Daren Sammy
Albie Morkel
Monty Panesar/Daniel Vettori
Morne Morkel
Ryan Sidebottom
Brett Lee/Matthew Hoggard

  • Imran Tahir will not be available for the rest of the tournament.
  • One of Daniel Vettori or Monty Panesar are likely to replace Imran Tahir.
  • Daren Sammy will captain the side.
  • Brad Haddin will don the wicket-keeping duties.
  • The likes of Kevin Pietersen, Kevin O’Brien, Brad Haddin and Corey Anderson will be expected to play an important role in the batting department.
  • The trio of Morne Morkel, Albie Morkel and Ryan Sidebottom will have to come up with a consistent show with the ball.

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Kevin O’Brien Stats in T20

For the World Giants, veteran Ireland all-rounder Kevin O’Brien looked in a terrific form during the last game against Asia Lions. Kevin O’Brien smashed a blazing innings of 95 runs off only 46 balls that consisted of 7 sixes and as many fours.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate Wickets
252 4443 132.90 121

 

 

Kevin Pietersen Stats in T20

World Giants explosive batsman Kevin Pietersen will be an important performer in this game due to his sensational record in the shortest format of the game. Former England legendary batter Kevin Pietersen smashed a fine knock of 53 runs off 27 balls in the last win for World Giants.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate 50/100
200 5695 136.89 35/3

 

ASL Playing 11 (likely)

Romesh Kaluwitharana
Tillakaratne Dilshan
Upul Tharanga
Mohammad Yousuf
Asghar Afghan

Misbah-ul-Haq
Mohammad Rafique

Muttiah Muralitharan
Nuwan Kulasekara
Shoaib Akhtar/Chaminda Vaas
Umar Gul/Dilhara Fernando

  • There are no injury issues for the Asia Lions.
  • They are unlikely to make a lot of changes from the last match.
  • Misbah-ul-Haq will be the captain.
  • Romesh Kaluwitharana will be the wicket-keeper.
  • They will bank upon the likes of Upul Tharanga, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Asghar Afghan and Misbah-ul-Haq to take up the responsibility with the bat.
  • The trio of Shoaib Akhtar, Muttiah Muralitharan and Nuwan Kulasekara will form a crucial part of the bowling attack.

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Upul Tharanga Stats in T20

For the Asia Lions, left-handed batsman Upul Tharanga has performed amazingly well in this inaugural edition of the legends tournament. Tharanga has scored three excellent half-centuries each in all of the three matches for his side.

Matches Runs Strike-rate 50/100
131 3453 127.36 19/2

 

 

Misbah-ul-Haq Stats in T20

Asia Lions skipper Misbah-ul-Haq will be expected to lead his side from the front in this important match in context of this tournament. Misbah-ul-Haq had scored a crucial innings of 44 runs off 30 balls in the first game against India Maharajas.

Matches Runs 50/100
162 3491 13/1

 

Who will win WOG vs ASL today match?

The World Giants will be aiming to build on this winning momentum and the likes of Kevin Pietersen, Kevin O’Brien, Brad Haddin and Corey Anderson will be expected to play an important role in the batting department. The trio of Morne Morkel, Albie Morkel and Ryan Sidebottom will have to come up with a consistent show with the ball. On the other hand, the Asia Lions will bank upon the likes of Upul Tharanga, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Asghar Afghan and Misbah-ul-Haq to take up the responsibility with the bat. The trio of Shoaib Akhtar, Muttiah Muralitharan and Nuwan Kulasekara will form a crucial part of the bowling attack. Toss will be a vital factor in this T20 game. According to the WOG vs ASL today match prediction & World Giants vs Asia Lions cricket betting tips, World Giants are the favourites to win this match.

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WOG vs ASL Dream11 Team Prediction

WICKET-KEEPERS: Brad Haddin
BATSMEN: Kevin Pietersen, Asghar Afghan, Misbah-ul-Haq, Upul Tharanga
ALL-ROUNDERS: Kevin O’Brien, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Albie Morkel
BOWLERS: Morne Morkel, Nuwan Kulasekara, Ryan Sidebottom 

WOG vs ASL Dream11 Prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Upul Tharanga, Kevin Pietersen.

For Grand League: Asghar Afghan, Kevin O’Brien.

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Kuljyot Singh

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