Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Super Smash 2022-23 - Wellington Firebirds vs Otago Volts, Match 2: 24th Dec
The Wellington Firebirds vs Otago Volts, Match 2 of the Super Smash 2022-23 will be played in New Zealand.
Wellington finished at the 3rd spot in the Super Smash 2021-22 points table with 5 wins and 5 losses from their 10 matches of the league. The team had 20 points.
MG Bracewell was the top run-scorer for Wellington with 397 runs at a strike rate of 148. He struck 34 fours and 17 sixes. Fin Allen also made 268 runs at a strike rate of 197.
BV Sears was the best bowler for Wellington and picked up 13 wickets while bowling at an average of 18 and an economy rate of 8.42.
Otago finished at the 6th spot in the Super Smash 2021-22 points table with one win and 7 losses from their 9 matches of the league. The team had 6 points.
Hamish Rutherford was the top run-scorer for Otago with 223 runs at a strike rate of 132. He struck 24 fours and 8 sixes. NT Broom also made 164 runs at a strike rate of 104.
AK Kitchen was the best bowler for Otago and picked up 11 wickets while bowling at an average of 18 and an economy rate of 6.27.
Otago Volts: Matt Bacon, Neil Broom, Max Chu, Jarrod McKay, Jacob Duffy (c), Josh Finnie, Dean Foxcroft, Camden Hawkins, Anaru Kitchen, Nick Kelly, Dale PhillipS, Hamish Rutherford, Mitch Renwick (wk), Michael Rippon, Michael Rae, Nathan Smith
Wellington Firebirds: Finn Allen, Hamish Bennett, Lauchie Johns, Jakob Bhula, Michael Bracewell (c/wk), Fraser Colson, Andrew Fletcher, Jamie Gibson, Troy Johnson, lain McPeake, Ollie Newton, Rachin Ravindra, Ben Sears, Michael Snedden, Logan van Beek, Peter Younghusband, Tom Blundell, Devon Conway, Jimmy Neesham
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*
Who will win the toss? - Wellington
Who will win? – Wellington
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Hamish Rutherford (Otago Volts), Finn Allen (Wellington)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Jacob Duffy (Otago Volts), Hamish Bennett (Wellington)
Most Sixes – Hamish Rutherford (Otago Volts), Finn Allen (Wellington)
Player of the Match – Finn Allen
Team Scores Batting first – Otago Volts 190+, Wellington 200+
Match Handicap Wellington
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In-Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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