The Northern Brave Women (NB-W) are ready to be at odds with Canterbury Magicians Women (CM-W) in the 18th match of Dream11 Women’s Super Smash T20 at the beautiful Hagley Oval in Christchurch.
Both the teams haven’t had a great Super Smash and are still finding their winning combination and momentum.
The Northern Brave Women have only won one of their last four matches, and are finding their winning combination.
On the other hand, Canterbury Magicians Women have won two of their last six matches. This is a match between the bottom two teams of the points table.
NB-W vs CM-W Match details
- Match – NB-W vs CM-W, 18th Match
- Format – 20 overs
- Venue – Hagley Oval, Christchurch
- Date – January 9, 2023
- Time – 6:30 AM
NB-W vs CM-W Pitch and Weather Conditions
The pitch at Hagley Oval in Christchurch is a well-balanced one where there are equal opportunities for both batters and bowlers. All-rounders therefore become very crucial on this pitch. The last match played on this pitch was between Auckland Hearts Women and Canterbury Magicians Women, where a total of 305 runs were scored at a loss of 13 wickets. The temperature is expected to be around 16°C with no chances of rain. It is expected to be cloudy during the match.
NB-W vs CM-W Head-to-Head Records
The two teams have met each other five times with the Canterbury Magicians Women showing their dominance in all the matches. They have won all five matches.
NB-W vs CM-W Toss Prediction
Canterbury Magicians Women are expected to win the toss in NB-W vs CM-W’s 18th match.
NB-W vs CM-W Predicted Playing XI
Northern Brave Women: Caitlin Gurrey, Nensi Patel, Chamari Atapattu, Jess Watkin, Sam Curtis, Marina Lamplough, Eimear Richardson (c), Carol Agafili, Marama Downes, Holly Topp (wk), Kayley Knight
Canterbury Magicians Women: Kate Anderson, Frances Mackay (c), Sophie Molineux, Fatima Sana, Natalie Cox, Izzy Sharp, Lea Tahuhu, Laura Hughes (wk), Melissa Banks, Gabby Sullivan, Sarah Asmussen
NB-W vs CM-W Probable Best Performers
Top Batsman: Kate Anderson (CM-W)
Kate Anderson has been the standout performer from Canterbury Magicians Women having smashed 113 runs in just 5 innings.
Her ability to anchor the innings from one end makes her the best batter pick for today’s NB-W vs CM-W match.
She played a brilliant innings against the Otago Sparks Women, where she smashed 43 runs in just 32 balls.
Top Bowler: Lea Tahuhu (CM-W)
The whole Dream11 Women’s Super Smash T20 season has been about batters and all-rounders. No bowler has impressed this season. But if a bowler has to be chosen from these two teams, then she would be none other than Lea Tahuhu.
She has shown her abilities in almost every match as she has taken 6 wickets in her last four matches.
Top All-Rounder: Chamari Atapattu (NB-W)
With so many good all-rounder picks in this match, choosing one is very difficult. But if one has to choose, then it should be Chamari Atapattu.
Chamari Atapattu is a hard-hitting all rounder and a clever wicket-taker, who can trouble Canterbury Magicians Women for sure.
She is expected to open the innings along with Caitlin Gurrey and complete her quota of 4 overs.
She smashed 19 runs in just 16 balls and took 4 wickets in the first match against Wellington Women.
NB-W vs CM-W Best Betting Odds Comparison
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NB-W vs CM-W Who will win?
Canterbury Magicians Women to win the 18th match since they have a better head-to-head record. They are likely to crush Northern Brave Women who are still struggling to find that winning momentum and combination.