Match Preview By Kunal,
Oval Invincibles W vs Northern Superchargers W:
Welcome to the match prediction & preview of Oval Invincibles W and Northern Superchargers W will feature in the opening match of the 2nd edition of The Hundred Women’s at the Kennington Oval in London on 11th Aug. The two teams last met each other in the previous season, where NORS W won by 4 runs.
A total of 26 matches will be played this season to determine the winner. Each team will play six matches in the league stage before the top side makes it to the final. The second and third-placed sides will lock horns in the Eliminator to decide the other finalist.
If we will talk about the last session, Oval Women was a champion team of the first edition under the captainship of Dane Van Niekerk. Oval Invincibles W picked up 4 wins, 3 losses, and 1 no result out of 8 matches finished with 2nd position. They will come again with intention of repeating the story of the last session in the captainship of Niekerk.
On the other side, Northern Superchargers W picked up only 3 wins, 4 losses & 1 no result out of 8 matches and missed out on qualifying for the eliminator last year. In the captainship of Hollie Armitage, Northern will try to forget last year’s performance and will look for a fresh start in the current season.
In today’s match, both teams will look to start the journey with a win.
Oval Invincibles W: Lauren Winfield-Hill, Dane van Niekerk (c), Suzie Bates, Alice Capsey, Marizanne Kapp, Mady Villiers, Aylish Cranstone, Grace Gibbs, Danielle Gregory, Tash Farrant, Shabnim Ismail.
Northern Superchargers W: Jemimah Rodrigues, Alyssa Healy, Laura Wolvaardt, Alice Davidson-Richards, Bess Heath, Heather Graham, Linsey Smith, Kalea Moore, Rachel Slater, Liz Russell, Katie Levick.
Oval Invincibles W: 0
Northern Superchargers W: 1
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 23°C and humidity will be 47%. The speed of the wind will be around 13 km/h and the sky will be mostly sunny.
The Kennington Oval in London has a bat-friendly surface. We can anticipate a competitive scoring game, with bowlers needing to change their line and lengths to be successful. In the powerplay, it may swing. After winning the toss, the captains will look for a chase.
Match Time: 11:00 PM (IST)
Live Streaming: Fancode app
Northern Superchargers W will win
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.