VCT-W vs NSW-W: The 1st match of the Women’s National Cricket League, 2021-22 will be played between Victoria Women and New South Wales Breakers on the 17th of December at the Junction Oval, Melbourne.
Victoria were very impressive last year but unfortunately lost the final to Queensland by 112 runs. This time around, they must be looking for a better result and end the tournament with the trophy. Ellyse Perry, Samantha Bates, and Sophie Day are some key players for Victoria Women.
New South Wales, on the other hand, weren’t up to the mark in the last season of the tournament as they finished at the fifth spot of the points table. This season, they’ll be looking for a better time in the tournament. Alyssa Healy, Rachael Haynes and Ashleigh Gardner will be the players to watch out for the New South Wales.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats and dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 1 of the Women’s National Cricket League, 2021-22 between Victoria Women and New South Wales Women.
VCT-W vs NSW-W Match Details
- Match: Victoria Women vs New South Wales Women, Match 1
- Date: Friday, December 17, 2021
- Time: 4;30 AM (IST)
- Venue: Junction Oval, Melbourne
- Live Streaming: Fancode
The wicket here at the Junction Oval is more suitable for the bowlers in the first half. However, it becomes easier to bat on as the match progresses. The team winning the toss would look to chase on this track.
VCT-W vs NSW-W Probable Playing XI
Victoria Women Playing XI
Ellyse Perry (C), Ella Hayward, Tayla Vlaeminck, Rhiann ODonnell, Anna Lanning, Tess Flintoff, Nicole Faltum, Samantha Bates, Sophie Day, Kim Garth, Annabel Sutherland.
New South Wales Women Playing XI
Alyssa Healy (C & WK), Hannah Darlington, Lauren Smith, Phoebe Litchfield, Stella Campbell, Rachael Haynes, Jade Allen, Maitlan Brown, Erin Burns, Ashleigh Gardner, Tahlia Wilson.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 254 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- Draw/No Result/Abandoned: 0
Victoria Women & New South Wales Women Last 5 Matches Stats
VCT-W vs NSW-W Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Ellyse Perry||233 Runs & 2 Wickets|
|Phil Salt||13 Wickets & 151 Runs|
|Rachael Haynes||413 Runs|
|Ashleigh Gardner||256 Runs & 4 Wickets|
|Alyssa Healy||225 Runs|
VCT-W vs NSW-W Captaincy Picks
- Kim Garth
- Alyssa Healy
- Ellyse Perry
VCT-W vs NSW-W Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Alyssa Healy
- Batsmen: Anna Lanning, Kim Garth, Rachael Haynes, Phoebe Litchfield
- All-Rounders: Ellyse Perry, Erin Burns, Ashleigh Gardner
- Bowlers: Lauren Smith, Samantha Bates, Tess Flintoff
- Captain: Kim Garth
- Vice-Captain: Alyssa Healy
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Alyssa Healy
- Batsmen: Anna Lanning, Kim Garth, Rachael Haynes
- All-Rounders: Ellyse Perry, Annabel Sutherland, Ashleigh Gardner, Hannah Darlington
- Bowlers: Lauren Smith, Rhiann ODonnell, Stella Campbell
- Captain: Ellyse Perry
- Vice-Captain: Ashleigh Gardner
Probable Winner Of The Match
New South Wales Women is 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.