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NZ vs ARG Dream11 Match Prediction | Top Picks | Match Details

By Akshay Singh

NZ vs ARG Match Preview

After thumping the Olympic Gold medalists Argentina in the first round of FIH Pro League 2019-20, the Blacksticks are definitely booming with confidence. They will once again collide with the same unit of Argentina in the second round match which will be played at the Nga Puna Wai Hockey Stadium in Christchurch.

Argentina would come into this game with revenge set on their minds which will make this contest even more interesting affair.

Match Details

Date-Sunday, March 01st
Time-7:30 AM (IST)
Venue- Nga Puna Wai Hockey Stadium, Christchurch

NZ vs ARG Dream11 | Team News

New Zealand

  • After defeating a comprehensive unit of Argentina in the last game, not many players are expected to be changed.
  • Stephen Jenness might return into the mix and he could replace Simon Child or G Muir.
  • N Ross, N Woods, Blair Tarrant and skipper Kane Russell will be the other sure starters from the very first quarter.

Squad: Blair Tarrant (c), Simon Child, Nic Woods, George Muir, Shea McAleese, Arun Panchia, Kane Russell, R Joyce, Jared Panchia, Marcus Child, Dane Lett, Steve Edwards, Leon Hayward, Nick Ross, Stephen Jenness, Sam Lane, Cory Bennett, Jacob Smith.



  • They would be looking to strengthen their defense.
  • Jose Tolini will be the sure starter in the defense along with the likes of skipper Pedro Ibarra.
  • The J Lopez and I Oritz will be the midfielders to start from the very first quarter.
  • Among A Mazzilli, Lucas Vila, L Martinez, two will definitely start as the forwards.

Squad:  Pedro Ibarra (c), M Casella, M Rey, N Keenan, L Martinez, T Santiago, J Lopez, J Vivaldi, F Fernandez, T Domene, S Tarazona, J Tolini, A Mazzilli, L Vila, A Bugallo, M Ferreiro, I Oritz, N Cicileo.

NZ vs ARG Dream11 | Top Picks

New Zealand fantasy picks:
Shea McAleese: 12 goals from 128 matches.
Jared Panchia: 26 goals from 127 matches.
Kane Russell: 69 goals from 149 matches.

Argentina fantasy picks:
Jose Tolini: 35 goals from 50 matches.
Lucas Vila: 81 goals from 155 matches.
Agustin Mazzilli: 42 goals from 147 matches.

NZ vs ARG Dream11 Today Match Prediction

GK: L Hayward
DEF: C Bennett, L Tolini, P Ibarra
MID: N Woods, N Ross, I Oritz, J Lopez
FWD: J Panchia, Lucas Vila, L Martinez/S Jenness

Captain/vice-captain picks: C Bennett, L Tolini, N Woods, L Vila, L Martinez, J Panchia



Akshay Singh

An ardent sports enthusiast who likes to write in such a manner so that the readers could relate themselves and feel the passion of the game.