Northamptonshire needs to use the home conditions in their favour.
Northamptonshire will be up against Glamorgan in the Group 1 match of the English One Day Cup on Sunday. Northamptonshire had a good outing in the warm-up game against Bedfordshire, where they registered a convincing win of 57 runs. They are looking forward to continuing the same form against Glamorgan as well.
Meanwhile, in their 1st game, Glamorgan won a last-over thriller against Warwickshire by 2 wickets with 2 balls to spare, earning them good start for their tournament campaign. Skipper Kiran Carlson and Billy Root were the top performers with the bat in the run-chase.
Northamptonshire vs Glamorgan, Group 1
Venue: County Ground, Northampton
Date & Time: July 25th at 3:30 PM IST and 11:00 AM local time
Live Streaming: Youtube/Team website
It’s a balanced surface with equal help for both batters and bowlers. The average 1st innings score in the last 5 matches is 273 and the team batting first have won 4 of those. Hence, going with the recent results, whoever wins the toss should bat first.
Probable Playing XIs NOR vs GLA:
Ricardo Vasconcelos (c), Ben Curran, Emilio Gay, Charlie Thurston, Rob Keogh, Wayne Parnell, Tom Taylor, Graeme White, Ben Sanderson, Jack White, Freddie Heldreich
Hamish Rutherford, Nick Selman, Steven Reingold, Kiran Carlson (c), Billy Root, Callum Taylor, Tom Cullen (wk), Joe Cooke, James Weighell, Lukas Carey, Michael Hogan
Top Picks for NOR vs GLA Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Northamptonshire
Ricardo Vasconcelos had a good tournament with the bat in this year’s T20 Blast, where he scored 364 runs in 12 matches at an average of 33.09.
Emilio Gay scored a sensational century in the warm-up against Bedfordshire He ended his innings after a well-made 101 runs from 98 balls.
Top Picks – Glamorgan
Kiran Carlson played a captain’s knock in the run-chase against Warwickshire. He scored 60 runs from 67 balls, which included 7 fours.
Billy Root batted patiently and scored 50 runs from 91 balls against Warwickshire. The strike rate isn’t of mkuch significance, since he played a timely knock under pressure.
NOR vs GLA Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for NOR vs GLA Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Ricardo Vasconcelos (c), Hamish Rutherford, Kiran Carlson (vc), Billy Root, Charlie Thurston, Emilio Gay, Wayne Parnell, Joe Cooke, Michael Hogan, Lukas Carey, Freddie Heldreich
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for NOR vs GLA Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Ricardo Vasconcelos, Rob Keogh, Nick Selman, Kiran Carlson, Billy Root (c), Ben Curran (vc), Emilio Gay, Joe Cooke, Michael Hogan, Graeme White, Ben Sanderson
NOR vs GLA Risky Captaincy Choices:
Charlie Thurston managed to score only 20 runs in the warm-up match. You can take a risk and pick him as your fantasy team’s skipper.
Nick Selman failed to convert his start in the last match against Warwickshire. He is a risky captaincy pick for your fantasy teams.
Player you should avoid:
Tom Cullen is slightly inexperienced and didn’t score a run in the last match as well. Hence, it’s better to avoid him while making your fantasy teams.
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Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.