Match Preview By Kunal,
Manchester Originals Vs Northern Superchargers:
Welcome to the match prediction & preview of Manchester Originals and Northern Superchargers will feature in the 3rd match of the 2nd edition of The Hundred at the Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester on 5th Aug. The two teams last met each other in previous season, where Northern Superchargers won by 69 runs.
If we will talk about the last session, Manchester Originals finished at the sixth spot of first edition under the captaincy of Carlos Brathwaite. Manchester Originals picked up 2 wins, 4 losses and 2 no result out of 8 matches. So as a result, Manchester Originals failed to qualify for the playoffs in the first season but they have done well in bits and pieces. Manchester Originals would like to change the fortune under the captaincy of Jos Buttler this year.
On the other side, Northern Superchargers last year picked up only 3 wins, 4 losses and 1 no result out of 8 matches and finished 5th in the points table. Under the captaincy of Faf du plessis, Northern Superchargers will try to improve last year performance and would like to make it to playoffs in current season.
In today’s match, both teams would like to kick start their tournament with a win.
Manchester: Jos Buttler(c & wk) Phil Salt, Wayne Madsen, Laurie Evans, Tom Lammonby, Andre Russell, Colin Ackermann, Sean Abbott, Richard Gleeson, Matt Parkinson, Fred Klaassen
Northern: Faf du Plessis(c), Adam Lyth, Michael Pepper, Adam Hose, Harry Brook, David Willey, Dwayne Bravo, Roelof van der Merwe, Wahab Riaz, Adil Rashid, Matt Potts.
Manchester : 0
Northern : 1
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 11.4°C and humidity will be 73%. The speed of the wind will be around 9 km/h and the sky will be mostly cloudy. Chance of heavy rain is expected.
Surface of the Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester is batting friendly. We can expect a fair scoring game and bowlers will need to vary their line and lengths to get successful. It might swing in powerplay. The skippers will look for chase after winning the toss.
Match Time: 11:00 PM (IST)
Live Streaming: SONY TEN Network, Sony LIV app
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Disclaimer: This prediction is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While making your prediction, consider the points mentioned, and make your own decision.