Second game of the tournament, it will be difficult to predict the nature of the pitch but if previous encounters on this pitch are any indication, the match should we evenly tilted between the bat and the ball. Meaning, the pitch has just enough for the batsmen and bowlers to come of age and produce something special here.
According to Accuweather there is no rain forecasted for the opening match of the tournament and the temperature is expected to be well over 30 degree celsius mark. Slightly humid conditions will prevail but the players shouldn't have much difficulty.
Bhushan Save is among the top run scorers for Southern Hitters. Save has 1,452 runs from 48 matches and also picked up 12 wickets. He will the one batsman to keep an eye out all through the tournament. The Northern Hitters have good batters in the form of captain Syed Aziz Syed and the team management will be hoping that he can lead the team to the title.
Last 5 Head To Head
Northern strikers and Southern Hitters will be playing their first game of the day and will be hoping to start in a positive manner. A win would do a world of good to either teams confidence.