In the 19th match of the CSA Provincial T20 Cup, Dolphins will take on North West Dragons on Friday, October 8, at Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein. Keep reading this article for Dolphins vs North West Dragons predictions, live streaming guide, team news, and more.
This is going to be the first-ever match in Pool C and the Dolphins have a strong squad in both the batting and bowling departments. The Marques Ackerman-led side has enough ammunition to fire at the opposition and their players know how to win crucial games. Thando Ntini’s pace will be one of the interesting aspects to watch out for in this contest.
Meanwhile, North West Dragons are a relatively weak side compared to the Dolphins but can give a good fight as they have a lot of domestic talent. Inexperience and inability to deal with pressure situations could, however, cost the Dragons. Eldred Hawken and Duan Jansen will be key bowlers for the Dragons in this encounter.
How to Watch
- Match: Dolphins vs North West Dragons
- Date and Time: October 8th, 2021, Friday, 1:30 PM IST.
- Venue: Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein.
- TV Channel: N/A
- Live Stream: Kayo Sports and FanCode.
Khaya Zondo is expected to take the top order spot with Marques Ackerman leading the side in the middle order. Thando Ntini is a fast-bowling prospect and is the main pace bowler to watch out for from the Dolphins’ side.
Keegan Petersen, Khaya Zondo, Marques Ackerman (C), Sarel Erwee, Prenelan Subrayen, Grant Roelofsen (WK), Ruan de Swardt, Daryn Dupavillon, Kerwin Mungroo, Ottniel Baartman, Thando Ntini.
North West Dragons
The North West Dragons have a lot of domestic talent on their side. Jason Oakes is likely to take up the gloves for this encounter. Britz, the attacking batter, is expected to open the innings with Heinrich Pieterse to take on the middle-order role.
Christopher Britz, Lesego Senokwane, Wesley Marshall, Heinrich Pieterse, Senuran Muthusamy, Shaylen Pillay, Jason Oakes (WK), Caleb Seleka, Chad Classen, Duan Jansen, Eldred Hawken.
Dolphins vs North West Dragons Predictions:
The Dolphins have a pretty strong squad with Khaya Zondo being part of the batting department. Thando Ntini and Daryn Dupavillon are pretty strong contenders to take wickets with the ball. The Dolphins should comfortably come out on top over the Dragons.
- Who will win the toss? – Dolphins
- Who will win? Dolphins
- Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Sarel Erwee (Dolphins), Delano Potgieter (North West)
- Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Nono Pongolo (North West), Thando Ntini (Dolphins)
- Most Sixes – Sarel Erwee (Dolphins), Delano Potgieter (North West)
- Player of the Match- Sarel Erwee (Dolphins)
Team Scores Batting first – Dolphins 160+, North West 140+
- Match Handicap: Dolphins
How to Live Stream Dolphins vs North West Dragons?
Dolphins vs North West Dragons Live Stream is available on Kayo Sports and on FanCode. The coverage will begin at 1:30 PM IST from Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein.