Welcome to WF vs CTB Dream11 Prediction for Today’s Match Fantasy Cricket Tips. Canterbury Kings (CTB) will take on Wellington Firebirds (WF) in the 22nd game of Super Smash 2023 at Wellington on Monday. Check out our top fantasy picks, player availability news, pitch report, and predicted playing XIs & more.
Wellington is 3rd in the points table with three wins and as many losses to their name in seven matches. They have 14 points, two points lesser than Otago.
Canterbury is in the five spots with three wins and as many losses. This is a must-win game for the team as we head to the final few games of the season.
WF vs CTB Match Information
|WF vs CTB, Super Smash, Match 22
|Wellington, New Zealand
|23 JAN 2023
|8:30 AM IST
The weather will be cloudy as expected. The temperature is likely to be around 21 degrees Celcius and there is a good chance of rain. Hopefully, the rain stays away and gives us a good game.
Team Update/Players Availability News
Rachin Ravindra is the player to watch out for here
Nathan Smith is doing well too.
WF Full squad
Peter Younghusband (c) Callum McLachlan (wk) Devan Vishvaka Nick Kelly Rachin Ravindra Luke Georgeson Troy Johnson Ollie Newton Nathan Smith Logan van Beek Michael Snedden Jakob Bhula
CTB Full squad
Tom Latham, Todd Astle, Cam Fletcher, Cole McConchie, Chad Bowes, Daryl Mitchell, Edward Nuttall, Henry Nicholls, Ish Sodhi, Sean Davey, Theo van Woerkom, Matt Henry, Leo Carter, Ken McClure, Will Williams, Henry Shipley, Blake Coburn, Fraser Sheat, William O’Rourke, Angus McKenzie, Mitchell Hay, Zak Foulkes, and Matt Boyle
CTB Predicted Playing 11
Todd Astle, Cam Fletcher, Cole McConchie, Chad Bowes, Edward Nuttall, Sean Davey, Theo van Woerkom, Blake Coburn, William O’Rourke, Angus McKenzie
WF Predicted Playing 11
Peter Younghusband (c) Callum McLachlan (wk) Devan Vishvaka, Nick Kelly, Rachin Ravindra, Luke Georgeson, Troy Johnson, Ollie Newton, Nathan Smith, Logan van Beek, Jakob Bhula
Top Fantasy Picks for WF vs CTB
Best choice for Batsmen: L Carter, N Kelly
Best choice for Bowlers: Peter Younghusband, William O’Rourke
Best choice for All-rounders: Rachin Ravindra
Best choice for Wicket-keeper: Callum McLachlan
WF vs CTB Dream11 Match Prediction Choices For Captain And Vice-Captain
Nathan Smith (Vice-captain)
Nathan Smith gave an excellent start to Wellington in the last game. He is expected to continue damaging the opposition today as well.
Peter Younghusband ( vice-captain)
Peter Younghusband had a decent outing in the last game. Younghusband will look to lead the team from the front here. He is someone to watch out for.
Rachin Ravindra (captain)
Rachin Ravindra has been in excellent form in recent games. He made 57 runs from just 48 deliveries with five fours and a six in one of the last games.
Head-to-Head Dream11 Team Prediction WF vs CTB
WK: C Fletcher
BAT: L Carter, C Bowes, N Kelly
ALL: L van Beek, C McConchie, R Ravindra, N Smith
BOWL: T Astle, P Younghusband, W O’Rourke
Grand League Dream11 Team Prediction WF vs CTB
WK: C Fletcher
BAT: L Carter, C Bowes, N Kelly, T Johnson
ALL: L van Beek, C McConchie, R Ravindra, N Smith, Z Foulkes
BOWL: P Younghusband
Who Will Win Today’s match Between WF vs CTB?
Wellington Firebirds to win
Wellington Firebirds are in excellent form compared to Canterbury Magicians. They are in the 3rd spot while Canterbury are at the bottom half of the table. Thus, Firebirds are likely to pull off a victory here.
Who Will Win Today’s Toss Between WF vs CTB?
According to Kheltalk’s Toss Predictor, Wellington Firebirds are expected to win the toss and ask Auckland Aces to bat first at this venue. Since the chasing team has a good chance of winning this game, we can expect both teams to opt for the same.