Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction ICC Men's T20 WC Qualifier 2019 - Netherlands v Papua New Guinea

Ryan ten Doeschate
Ryan ten Doeschate
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The 27th match of the ICC Men's T20 WC Qualifier 2019 will be played between Netherlands and Papua New Guinea at the ICC Academy in Dubai.

Netherlands are placed at the top of the group A points table in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019. The team has three wins from three games and a net run rate of +1.707.

They registered a comprehensive 5-wicket victory in their last match against Singapore on the back of three wickets each from Paul van Meekeren and Timm van der Gugten and 30s from Max ODowd and Colin Ackermann.

Netherlands will now take on Papua New Guinea who also have a good record with two wins and one loss from 3 games. The team has four points and an impressive net run rate of +2.673 which came due to their 10-wicket win over Bermuda and 81-run victory against Namibia. PNG lost its last match against Scotland by 4 runs.

Max ODowd is the top scorer for Netherlands with 109 runs from three games at an average of over 36. Ryan ten Doeschate and Pieter Seelaar are next in line. Paul van Meekeren is their top wicket-taker with 8 scalps from three matches.

For Papua New Guinea, openers Assad Vala and Tony Ura have scored 121 runs each while Norman Vanua has picked up 5 wickets from three games.

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

Netherlands- Tobias Visee, Max ODowd, Ben Cooper, Pieter Seelaar, Colin Ackermann, Ryan ten Doeschate, Roelof van der Merwe, Scott Edwards, Brandon Glover, Paul van Meekeren, Timm van der Gugten

Papua New Guinea- Assad Vala, Tony Ura, Lega Siaka, Charles Amini, Sese Bau, Riley Hekure, Kiplin Doriga, Norman Vanua, Jason Kila, Damien Ravu, Nosaina Pokana

Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay

Who will win the toss? - Papua New Guinea

Who will win? – Netherlands

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Ryan ten Doeschate (Netherlands), Assad Vala (Papua New Guinea)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Paul van Meekeren (Netherlands), Norman Vanua (Papua New Guinea)

Most Sixes – Ryan ten Doeschate (Netherlands), Assad Vala (Papua New Guinea)

Man of the Match –  Ryan ten Doeschate

Team Scores Batting first – Netherlands 165+, Papua New Guinea 150+ 

Match Handicap Netherlands

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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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