Auckland Aces will take on Canterbury Kings in the 23rd Match of Ford Trophy 2021-22 on Friday, 18th February 2022. The match will be played at the Eden Park Outer Oval in Auckland.
The Auckland Aces are languishing at the bottom spot in the table with two wins and three losses in five outings. They will be coming into this game on the back of a 113-run defeat against Central Stags.
Meanwhile, Canterbury Kings are currently placed fifth with just one win and four losses in eight games. In their previous outing, they suffered a three-wicket defeat against the Wellington Firebirds.
AA vs CTB Probable Playing 11 Today
George Worker, Martin Guptill, Mark Chapman, Glenn Phillips, Robert ODonnell (c), Ben Horne (wk), Sean Solia, William Somerville, Lockie Ferguson, Adithya Ashok, Ben Lister
Chad Bowes, Ken McClure, Daryl Mitchell, Cam Fletcher (wk), Leo Carter, Cole McConchie (c), Henry Shipley, Theo van Woerkom, William Orourke, Will Williams, Ed Nuttall
Match: Auckland Aces vs Canterbury Kings, Match 23
Date and Time: Friday, February 18th at 3:30 AM IST
Venue: Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland
The pitch at Eden Park Outer Oval in Auckland has been a great one for the seamers. The lateral movement and bounce from the surface will be a source of worry for the batters. Fast bowlers will try to take full advantage of the overcast conditions.
Today’s AA vs CTB Dream11 match top picks
Glenn Phillips: Glenn Phillips has got off to decent starts but has failed to convert them into big scores. In five innings, he has 115 runs and one wicket to his name.
George Worker: Worker is currently the leading run-scorer in the tournament. He has managed to smash 286 runs in five games at an average of 57.20.
Leo Carter: Carter is the top run-getter for the Kings. In four games, he has scored 173 runs at an average of 57.57 and a strike rate of 92.51.
Henry Shipley: Shipley has made vital contributions to both departments of the game. He has scored 147 runs in four games while also taking three wickets.
Mark Chapman: Chapman has been a consistent performer with the bat. In five games, he has managed to score 189 runs at an average of 37.80.
William Somerville: Somerville has been a decent all-round contributor for his side. In four games, he has scored 92 runs and has grabbed five wickets.
Lockie Ferguson: Ferguson has shown why he is among the most lethal pacers in the world. In three games, he has grabbed seven wickets, including one six-wicket haul.
Top 5 best players to pick in AA vs CTB Dream11 prediction team
George Worker: 383 points
Henry Shipley: 313 points
William Somerville: 296 points
Mark Chapman: 260 points
Leo Carter: 245 points
Important stats for AA vs CTB Dream11 prediction team
George Worker: Five matches, 286 runs
Henry Shipley: Three matches, 147 runs, three wickets
William Somerville: Four matches, 92 runs, five wickets
Mark Chapman: Five matches, 189 runs
Leo Carter: Four matches, 173 runs
AA vs CTB Dream11 Prediction Today
Fantasy Suggestion #1: Glenn Phillips, George Worker, Leo Carter, Mark Chapman, Henry Shipley, Lockie Ferguson, William Somerville, Ben Horne, Chad Bowes, Theo van Woerkom, Will Williams
Captain: George Worker Vice-Captain: Henry Shipley
Fantasy Suggestion #2: Glenn Phillips, George Worker, Leo Carter, Mark Chapman, Henry Shipley, Lockie Ferguson, William Somerville, Martin Guptill, Ken McClure, Sean Solia, Ed Nutall
Captain: Lockie Ferguson Vice-Captain: Leo Carter