Northern will lock horns against Central Punjab in the Match 21 match of Pakistan’s National One Day Championship, 2022 on Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad.
Northern played six matches in this season of the Pakistan OD where they managed to win only one game. Northern is currently placed at the bottom of the points table of this season of the Pakistan OD.
Central Punjab, on the other hand have also played six matches so far in this season of the Pakistan OD where they won two games. Central Punjab is currently placed at the fourth spot on the points table of this season of the Pakistan OD.
Notably, it will be their second face off in the season. The last time they played against each other, it was Central Punjab which emerged victorious by 30 runs.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats and dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 21 of Pakistan’s National One Day Championship, 2022 between Northern and Central Punjab.
NOR vs CEP Match Details
- Match: Northern vs Central Punjab, Match 21
- Date: Wednesday, March 16, 2022
- Time: 10:00 AM (IST)
- Venue: Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad
The surface tends to offer more assistance for the batters and it’s not easy for the bowlers to defend scores. It’s a 270-280 kind of a wicket and bowling first is a good option.
NOR vs CEP Probable Playing XI
Northern Playing XI
Shadab Khan (C), Rohail Nazir (WK), Mubasir Khan, Aamer Jamal, Imad Wasim, Haider Ali, Umar Amin, Nasir Nawaz, Salman Irshad, Asif Ali, Zaman Khan.
Central Punjab Playing XI
Muhammad Akhlaq (WK), Imran Dogar, Mohammad Ali, Rizwan Hussain, Saad Nasim, Usman Qadir, Ahmed Shehzad, Ahmed Bashir, Hussain Talat, Qasim Akram, Zafar Gohar.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 272 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 4
- Matches Lost: 1
- Draw/No Result/Abandoned: 0
Northern & Central Punjab Last 5 Matches Stats
NOR vs CEP Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Umar Amin||365 Runs|
|Ahmed Shehzad||266 Runs|
|Rizwan Hussain||247 Runs|
|Hussain Talat||154 Runs & 3 Wickets|
|Shadab Khan||2 Wickets & 21 Runs|
NOR vs CEP Captaincy Picks
- Shadab Khan
- Ahmed Shehzad
- Qasim Akram
NOR vs CEP Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Muhammad Akhlaq
- Batsmen: Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Amin, Hussain Talat, Rizwan Hussain
- All-Rounders: Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Qasim Akram
- Bowlers: Usman Qadir, Ahmed Bashir, Zaman Khan
- Captain: Shadab Khan
- Vice-Captain: Qasim Akram
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Rohail Nazir
- Batsmen: Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Amin, Hussain Talat, Haider Ali, Rizwan Hussain
- All-Rounders: Shadab Khan, Qasim Akram
- Bowlers: Zafar Gohar, Usman Qadir, Zaman Khan
- Captain: Ahmed Shehzad
- Vice-Captain: Umar Amin
Probable Winner Of The Match
Central Punjab are expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.