Online Cricket Betting and Match Prediction Dream11 Super Smash 2019-20 Elimination Final - Otago v Auckland
The Elimination Final match of the Super Smash 2019-20 will be played between Otago and Auckland at the University Oval in Dunedin.
After finishing the league stage at the third spot with 4 wins and 4 losses from 10 matches, Auckland move into the Elimination Final of the Super Smash 2019-20.
They will be up against Otago who finished just above them with 5 wins and 4 losses from 10 games. The team winning this match will qualify to the finals while the one losing it will be knocked out of the tournament.
Opener Neil Broom has scored the most runs for Otago with 346 runs at 34. He has struck at 36 and has scored three half-centuries with the best of 93. Hamish Rutherford and Nick Kelly have also been good.
Jacob Duffy has been the best bowler for Otago and has picked up 10 wickets from 9 innings. He has been relatively economical with an economy of 7.92 and has best match figures of 2/27.
Martin Guptill has scored the most runs for Auckland with 300 runs from 8 innings at an average of 40+ and a strike rate of over 150. He has also struck an unbeaten 83 and would be the team's biggest hope with the bat.
RM Hira has picked up 12 wickets from 10 innings for the team.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams:
Otago - Neil Broom, Hamish Rutherford, Anaru Kitchen, Michael Rippon, Jacob Duffy (c), Josh Finnie, Michael Rae, Nick Kelly, Dean Foxcroft, Matthew Bacon, Mitch Renwick (wk)
Auckland - Martin Guptill, Mitchell McClenaghan, Ronnie Hira, Colin Munro, Ben Horne (wk), Robert ODonnell, Kyle Jamieson, Mark Chapman, Craig Cachopa (c), William Somerville, Glenn Phillips
Who will win the toss? - Otago Volts
Who will win? – Otago Volts
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Hamish Rutherford (Otago Volts), Martin Guptill (Auckland Aces)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Jacob Duffy (Otago Volts), Ronnie Hira (Auckland Aces)
Most Sixes – Hamish Rutherford (Otago Volts), Martin Guptill (Auckland Aces)
Player of the Match – Hamish Rutherford
Team Scores Batting first – Otago Volts 200+, Auckland Aces 185+
Match Handicap Otago Volts
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