WAR vs KTS Dream11 Match Preview: Knights have not able to get into the grooves in the ongoing tournament. They have suffered back to back three consecutive defeats in Momentum Cup 2020 and are still due to open their account in the points table with some ratings. Now, they will look to aim and grab some points in the upcoming match. And, for that, their players will have to come up with a strong team effort. Otherwise, their chances of winning the next game are quite slim.
Warriors convincingly won their previous game against Lions by a margin of 41 runs. They played well on the back of their bowlers and batsmen. And, in the upcoming clash, they would be eager to continue with the same form. The upcoming match is scheduled to take place at Buffalo Park in East London.
Warriors vs Knights, 13th Match
February 18, Tuesday at 05:00 PM IST
Buffalo Park in East London.
Avg. Score in 1st bat: 225 (50-over games played at this venue)
Teams chasing: Won-12, Lost-10, NR-0
WAR vs KTS Dream11 Team News
Knights Team News
Knights have not officially announced their squad for their upcoming game against Warriros.
Jacques Snyman and Raynard van Tonder are the set of openers that will open the innings for Knights.
Wandile Makwetu will be the assigned wicketkeeper for Knights.
Knights top-order batsman Keegan Petersen is not having a good tournament. He is expected to come out with some flying performance with the bat in the top order.
Andries Gous, Obus Pienaar, and Grant Mokoena will be the players, who will look play good knocks for Knights from the middle order.
Ottniel Baartman took two wickets for his team in the previous match. He showed his good form with the ball. He will be an important player for Knights in the upcoming clash,
Shadley van Schalkwyk and Mbulelo Budaza will be the main bowlers for Knights, who are expected to take wickets in bundles.
Shadley van Schalkwyk, Mbulelo Budaza, Obus Pienaar, Andries Gous, Jacques Snyman, Shaun von Berg, Keegan Petersen, Tshepo Ntuli, Wandile Makwetu (wk), Ottniel Baartman, Raynard van Tonder
Shadley van Schalkwyk, Corne Dry, Obus Pienaar, Grant Mokoena, Shaun von Berg, Keegan Petersen, Tshepo Ntuli , Wandile Makwetu (wk), Patrick Kruger, Raynard van Tonder, Mbulelo Budaza, Andries Gous, Ottniel Baartman, Jacques Snyman
WAR vs KTS Dream11 Team News
Warriors Team News
Warriors are yet to announce their squad officially for the clash against Knights.
Warriors introduced a new set of openers in the previous game and that worked for their side. Edward Moore scored an amazing match-winning fifty with the bat. He will be their main player that looks in great form in Momentum Cup 220.
Edward Moore and Lesiba Ngoepe are expected to open the innings.
Sinethemba Qeshile also did a great job with the bat against Lions. He scored an amazing knock of 66 runs. If he managed to play another like a like performance then chances of Warriors winning the game will be quite high.
Mohammad Yaseen Vallie will also play a vital role in the next match with the bat. He would look to fire some quick runs for his team from lower middle-order.
Andrew Birch and Dyllan Matthews will be their go through bowler in the game against Knights. Even Matthews is their leading wicket-taker in the ongoing tournament.
Rudi Second (captain), Edward Moore, Mohammad Yaseen Vallie, Marco Marais, Sinethemba Qeshile, Onke Nyaku, Andrew Birch, Dyllan Matthews, Lesiba Ngoepe, Lutho Sipamla, Stephan Tait
Rudi Second (captain), Gihahn Cloete, Matthew Breetzke, Sinethemba Qeshile, Mohammad Yaseen Vallie, Marco Marais, Onke Nyaku, Aya Gqamane, Andrew Birch, Glenton Stuurman, Dyllan Matthews, Lesiba Ngoepe, Sithembile Langa, Stephan Tait
WAR vs KTS Dream11 Fantasy Team
Wicket keepers: Rudi Second, Wandile Makwetu
Batsmen: Keegan Petersen, Andries Gous, Mohammad Yaseen Vallie, Marco Marais, Edward Moore
All-rounders: Onke Nyaku
Bowlers: Shadley van Schalkwyk, Shaun von Berg, Dyllan Matthews
Captain choices: Keegan Petersen, Andries Gous, Mohammad Yaseen Vallie
Vice-Captain choices: Marques Ackerman, Marco Marais, Edward Moore, Wandile Makwetu
Who will win today match: Knights are favourites to win the contest
Stats and facts for the match between WAR vs KTS
Edward Moore – 167 runs in 2 innings – 1 hundred & 1 fifty for Warriors
Mohammad Yaseen Vallie- 163 runs in 2 innings with two fifties for Warriors.
Wandile Makwetu – 85 runs in 3 innings for Knights
Tshepo Ntuli- 5 wickets in 3 games @4.04 for Knights