The 28th game of Dream11 Super Smash 2019-20 is scheduled for the NORTHERN KNIGHTS to square off against CANTERBURY KINGS. The match NK vs CTB will be played on Sunday, 12th January 2020 @8:40 AM IST. This fight will be taking off at Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui. Both the teams are lying at the bottom of the Standings Table. So, it could be said the competition is between the teams almost at the same level. Actually, it wouldn’t be wrong to say, between the losers of the tournament.
Well! There’s a slight difference between the ranks of the two. It’s Northern Knights lying at the last place in the series, 6th to be very exact. Out of the total 9 face-offs, NK has made it to 3 wins, 54 losses, and 1 draw. With these stats, they’ve scored 14 points to their name. In their last fight against team Auckland, NK has washed off their opponent by 3 wickets. In this game, team AUK batted first and scored 170 runs while in the second innings, NK has scored 173 runs with 1 over left and won the game by 3 wickets. The team has the Net Run Rate of -1.160. Their other two wins were acquired against the table-topper Wellington and Auckland.
Northern Knights (Playing XIs): Anton Devcich, Tim Seifert (WK), Dean Brownlie (C), Daryl Mitchell, Brett Hampton, Joe Carter, Daniel Flynn, Scott Kuggeliejn, Ish Sodhi, Anurag Verma, Brett Randell
Canterbury Magicians(Playing XIs): Chad Bowes, Jack Boyle, Stephen Murdoch, Cole McConchie (c), Cam Fletcher (wk), Andrew Ellis, Leo Carter, Henry Shipley, Will Williams, Blake Coburn, Ed Nuttall
Northern Knights and the table topper Wellington played against each other when team WEL lost the game in the 18th match of the tournament. The opponent team WEL played in the first innings and gave the Northern Knights a target of 161 runs to chase. And, in the second innings, Northern Knights washed off their opponent fellow team by chasing the target in 19 overs. Their third win was against Auckland wherein team NK batted first and scored 195 runs with the fall of 5 wickets while team AUK couldn’t chase the target and scored only 167 runs that too with the fall of 7 wickets.
Coming to the opposite side, CANTERBURY MAGICIAN, holding the second last place in the Points Table. Out of the 8 played games, taking in their account 3 wins, 4 losses, and 1 draw the team is on the 5th place scoring 14 points with the Net Run Rate of -0.286. Shocking is the kind of loser of the tournament in their recent battle against the table-topper WELLINGTON has washed off the opponent and acquired victory by 3 runs. In this game, team WEL batted first and scored 145 runs for the opposite team. In return, team KN has chased that target score so easily and scored a total of 148 runs with the fall of 8 wickets. Let’s see who will be the winner of this game among these two losers.