Updated – Nov 28, 2021 1:01 pm
Northern Warriors will go head-to-head against Deccan Gladiators in the 23rd match of the Abu Dhabi T10 League 2021 on Sunday. In a record-breaking run-chase, Northern Warriors registered a 10-wicket win over Team Abu Dhabi and claimed their second win in this tournament. The unbeaten partnership between openers Kennar Lewis and Moeen Ali helped them to chase a mammoth total of 145 runs. They have placed themselves at the 5th spot in the standings with 4 points.
Deccan Gladiators, on the other hand, are one of the most balanced sides in this competition with the perfect blend of all-rounder’s, power hitters, and death bowlers. They won 2 straight matches on the trot against Delhi Bulls and Chennai Braves and moved to the top spot in the standings with 10 points.
Northern Warriors vs Deccan Gladiators, Match 23
Venue: Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Date & Time: November 28th at 7:30 PM IST and 6:00 PM local time
Live Streaming: Fancode, Voot, Rishtey Cineplex, and Colors Cineplex
It’s a beautiful batting wicket where the batters can come in and play their shots from the ball one. Bowlers are having a hard time in this tournament and they must come with better plans to restrict the run flow.
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Kennar Lewis, Moeen Ali, Rovman Powell (c), Ross Whiteley, Samit Patel, Umair Ali, Mark Watt, Rayad Emrit, Imran Tahir, Josh Little, Oshane Thomas
Tom Kohler Cadmore, Tom Banton, Najibullah Zadran, Andre Russell, David Wiese, Odean Smith, Wanindu Hasaranga, Tom Moores (wk), Wahab Riaz (c), Tymal Mills, Sultan Ahmed
Moeen Ali was in a different mode in the last game against Team Abu Dhabi and thrashed the bowlers to all parts. He smashed 77* runs from just 23 balls, with the help of 3 fours and 9 sixes.
Rovman Powell is still the leading run-scorer in this tournament. The Warriors’ skipper has struck 238 runs in 6 innings at an average of 39.66 and a strike rate of 201.69.
Tom Banton is playing some useful knocks when it matters the most for Deccan Gladiators. He played a huge part in the success of his side in this tournament. In 7 matches, he has accumulated 167 runs at an average of 27.83.
Wanindu Hasaranga has been phenomenal with the ball for Deccan Gladiators. He is the leading wicket-taker in this T10 league with 13 wickets in 7 matches and has also scored 30 runs with the bat.
Kennar Lewis, Tom Banton, Najibullah Zadran (vc), Rovman Powell, Wanindu Hasaranga, David Wiese, Andre Russell, Moeen Ali (c), Josh Little, Tymal Mills, Rayad Emrit
Tom Moores, Tom Banton (c), Tom Kohler Cadmore, Rovman Powell (vc), Wanindu Hasaranga, Umair Ali, Moeen Ali, Andre Russell, Odean Smith, Wahab Riaz, Imran Tahir
Kennar Lewis has racked up 168 runs in 7 matches in this league at an average of 28. It’s worth a risk and you can pick him as your fantasy team skipper.
David Wiese has batted only in 4 innings and has scored 84 runs at a strike rate of 215.38. You can take a risk and pick him as your fantasy team skipper.
Sultan Ahmed has picked up only 2 wickets in 7 matches in this tournament at an economy of 8.14. It’s better to avoid him while making your fantasy teams.