Stafanie Taylor averages 141 with the bat in this tournament.
Table-toppers Southern Brave Women will host Welsh Fire Women in the 25th match of the Hundred Women’s 2021 on Wednesday. With 2 matches still to be played, Southern Brave are aiming at finishing at the top of the table, which will give them a direct entry in the finals. They defeated Northern Superchargers by 7 wickets (D/L Method) in their previous match and registered their 5th win of the tournament.
Meanwhile, Welsh Fire Women will face a tough battle from Southern Brave Women in this match. They are not in the best of forms, having lost two consecutive matches. They must win their remaining two matches to give themselves a chance in finding their place in the top 3 spots in the standings.
Southern Brave Women vs Welsh Fire Women, Match 25
Venue: The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Date & Time: August 11th at 7:30 PM IST and 3:00 PM local time
Live Streaming: Fancode
Generally, the surface here in Rose Bowl is a batting-friendly one with minimal assistance for the bowlers. The wicket doesn’t change much during the course of the match and hence captains can opt for bowling after winning the toss.
Probable Playing XIs for SOB-W vs WEF-W:
Southern Brave Women
Danni Wyatt, Smriti Mandhana, Sophia Dunkley, Stafanie Taylor, Maia Bouchier, Amanda Wellington, Anya Shrubsole (c), Fi Morris, Carla Rudd (wk), Tara Norris, Lauren Bell
Welsh Fire Women
Bryony Smith, Hayley Matthews, Georgia Redmayne, Sarah Taylor (wk), Sophie Luff (c), Alice Macleod, Georgia Hennessy, Piepa Cleary, Katie George, Nicole Harvey, Hannah Baker
Top Picks for SOB-W vs WEF-W Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Southern Brave Women
Stafanie Taylor was dismissed for a duck in the last game against Northern Superchargers, in what was a very rare occasion. In 6 matches in this tournament, she has scored 141 runs at an average of 141 and has also scalped 2 wickets with the ball.
Sophia Dunkley scored a match-winning unbeaten 50 runs against Northern Superchargers. She surpassed Stafanie Taylor and Danni Wyatt to become the leading run-scorer for Southern Brave Women, with 163 runs in 6 innings.
Top Picks – Welsh Fire Women
Hayley Matthews is the key all-rounder for Welsh Fire Women. She has scored 196 runs in 6 matches at an average of 39.2 and has also picked up 7 wickets, with the best figures of 3/23.
Bryony Smith is in decent touch with the bat. She was the top scorer for her team in the previous match, where she scored 38 runs from 36 deliveries, taking her total tally of runs to 91 in this tournament. Not to forget, she has 4 wickets to her name as well.
SOB-W vs WEF-W Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for SOB-W vs WEF-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Sarah Taylor, Danni Wyatt, Sophia Dunkley, Maia Bouchier, Stafanie Taylor (c), Amanda Wellington, Hayley Matthews, Bryony Smith (vc), Piepa Cleary, Lauren Bell, Hannah Baker
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for SOB-W vs WEF-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Sarah Taylor, Smriti Mandhana, Sophia Dunkley (vc), Georgia Redmayne, Maia Bouchier, Stafanie Taylor, Hayley Matthews (c), Bryony Smith, Piepa Cleary, Lauren Bell, Hannah Baker
SOB-W vs WEF-W Risky Captaincy Choices:
Smriti Mandhana has scored 89 runs in 6 matches in this tournament. Considering the present run of form, she is a risky captaincy pick for your fantasy teams.
Georgia Redmayne is the second-highest run-scorer for Welsh Fire in this tournament with 117 runs in 6 matches. You can take a risk and pick her as your fantasy team skipper.
Player you should avoid:
Sophie Luff has scored 49 runs in 5 innings in this competition. It’s better to avoid her while making your fantasy teams.
Note: Updated Fantasy teams and Playing XIs of every match will be provided in our Telegram channel if the information is available.
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.