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Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction Dream11 Super Smash 2019-20 - Canterbury v Wellington

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The 25th match of the Super Smash 2019-20 will be played between Canterbury and Wellington at the Basin Reserve in Wellington.

Canterbury are placed at the second last spot of the Super Smash 2019-20 points table with two wins from their seven matches. The team has lost four of their games while another has been washed out. This is why they have 10 points and a net run rate of - 0.361.

They will compete against Wellington, who are comfortably sitting at the top of the pile with 6 wins and 2 losses from 8 matches. Fortunately for them, they have not had any of their games being rained-off, which has not been the case with other teams. Wellington have 24 points and a net run rate of + 0.767.

With an unbeaten century in the last game, Devon Conway has now scored the most runs for Wellington with 374 runs from 8 innings at an average of almost 75 and a strike rate of over 150. He has also struck 3 half-centuries, and is currently the highest run-scorer of this season of the Super Smash.

Michael Pollard and James Neesham are behind him with 280 and 207 runs respectively.

Ollie Newton is the second-highest wicket-taker of the tournament with 15 scalps from 8 games at an average of 16.46 and an economy of 8.23. He has the best figures of 5/45. Hamish Bennett and James Neesham have also snaffled 10 and 8 wickets respectively.

Chad Bowes is the top run-scorer for Canterbury with 231 runs from seven innings at an average of close to 40 and a strike rate of over 165. Jack Boyle has also contributed with 176 runs from seven innings.

Among the bowlers, skipper Cole McConchie has stood out with 9 wickets from 6 innings. He has conceded runs at under 7 RPO and has the best of 3/18.

Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams:

Wellington Firebirds - Hamish Bennett, James Neesham, Michael Bracewell (c), Malcolm Nofal, Devon Conway (wk), Logan van Beek, Michael Pollard, Jamie Gibson, Ollie Newton, Rachin Ravindra, Fraser Colson

Canterbury Kings - Andrew Ellis, Chad Bowes, Cam Fletcher (wk), Ed Nuttall, Leo Carter, Cole McConchie (c), Stephen Murdoch, Will Williams, Henry Shipley, Jack Boyle, Blake Coburn


Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*

Who will win the toss? - Wellington Firebirds

Who will win? – Wellington Firebirds

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Chad Bowes (Canterbury Kings), Hamish Bennett (Wellington Firebirds)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Cole McConchie (Canterbury Kings), James Neesham (Wellington Firebirds)

Most Sixes – Chad Bowes (Canterbury Kings), Devon Conway (Wellington Firebirds)

Player of the Match –  Devon Conway

Team Scores Batting first – Canterbury Kings 150+, Wellington Firebirds 165+

Match Handicap Wellington Firebirds

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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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