Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Women's T20 Challenge 2020 - Trailblazers vs Supernovas - Match 3
The 3rd match of the Women's T20 Challenge 2020 will be played between Trailblazers and Supernovas at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah in the UAE.
LIVE - Trailblazers vs Supernovas - Match 3
Defending champion Supernovas lost their first match of the Women's T20 Challenge 2020 against Velocity by 5 wickets.
The team was slow to get off the blocks which was understandable given that the players were back onto the field after more than six months.
Chamari Atapattu, as expected, was the top run scorer for the team with 44 runs of 39 deliveries. Harmanpreet Kaur also struck 31. However, the team could only manage 126 runs.
Despite some good bowling from Ayabonga Khaka and Indian spinners Radha Yadav and Poonam Yadav, the team could not defend the total.
They will face Trailblazers who won their first match of the competition against Velocity by 9 wickets. It was the bowlers who set up the victory.
Sophie Ecclestone was their top bowler and picked up 4 wickets while conceding just nine runs from her 3.1 overs. Jhulan Goswami and Rajeshwari Gayakwad also picked up two wickets each.
The team then chased down the 48-run target in just 7.5 overs with opener Dendra Dottin top scoring with unbeaten 29.
Let's have a look at the squads of both teams:
Supernovas - Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Jemimah Rodrigues (vc), Chamari Atapattu, Priya Punia, Anuja Patil, Radha Yadav, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Shashikala Siriwardene, Poonam Yadav, Shakera Selman, Arundhati Reddy, Pooja Vastrakar, Ayushi Soni, Ayabonga Khaka and Muskan Malik.
Trailblazers - Smriti Mandhana (c), Deepti Sharma (vc), Punam Raut, Richa Ghosh, D Hemalatha, Nuzhat Parween (wk), Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Harleen Deol, Jhulan Goswami, Simaran Dil Bahadur, Salma Khatun, Sophie Ecclestone, Natthakan Chantham, Deandra Dottin and Kashvee Gautam.
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Trailblazers
Who will win? – Trailblazers
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Smriti Mandhana (Trailblazers), Chamari Atapattu (Supernovas)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Sophie Ecclestone (Trailblazers), Ayabonga Khaka (Supernovas)
Most Sixes – Smriti Mandhana (Trailblazers), Harmanpreet Kaur (Supernovas)
Player of the Match – Sophie Ecclestone
Team Scores Batting first – Trailblazers 145+, Supernovas 140+
Match Handicap Trailblazers
Live Cricket Streaming Women's T20 Challenge 2020 - bet365's live cricket streaming page which enables you to watch live cricket. (BeGambleAware 18+) Live Cricket Streaming from bet365 requires a funded account or for customers to have placed a bet in the last 24 hours. Geo-restrictions apply.
*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.
© Cricket World 2020