NCC vs PCC: Nightcliff Cricket Club will lock horns with Palmerston Cricket Club in the upcoming fixture of the Darwin ODD at the Nighcliff Oval in Darwin.
Nightcliff Cricket Club have played four matches so far in the ongoing edition of the league. They are ranked seventh on the points table. Palmerston Cricket Club, on the other hand, are on spot above them, at the sixth position after having played as many games.
Nightcliff Cricket Club defeated Southern Districts CC in their previous encounter by 4 wickets. Ryan McElduff picked up three wickets for his club, whereas Janu Varatharajan scored 58 off 56 balls to guide his side past the line.
Palmerston Cricket Club lost their last match by 99 runs against Tracy Village CC. They failed to shine with the bat and ball, which saw them end up on the losing side.
Match: Nightcliff Cricket Club vs Palmerston Cricket Club
Date & Time: 15th May 2021, 7:00 AM IST
Venue: Nightcliff Oval, Darwin
NCC vs PCC Head-to-Head
The two clubs met each other twice during the 2020 edition of the league, with both teams winning one fixture each.
The team winning the toss will definitely look to bat first, as teams batting first at this venue has a win rate of 67%. The average first innings score hovers around 200 runs. Pacers and spinners will get equal assistance from the track throughout the game.
A sunny day is on the cards! One will surely witness a full game on Saturday.
NCC vs PCC Predicted Playing XI
Nightcliff Cricket Club
Michael Kudra(w), Joel Curtis, Cameron Tonkin, Josh Hartill, Jayllen Naganayagam, Ryan McElduff, Janu Varatharajan, William Blair, Nachiket Sant, Andrew Richards, Phillip Hull.
Palmerston Cricket Club
Corey Mcdean (wk), Jake Baker, Alex Bleakley, Harshtik Bimbral, Shane Buttfield, Connor Blaxall, Lucas Nitschke, Hamish Martin, Liam Spark, Chris Campbell, Oscor Oborn
NCC vs PCC Dream11 Team Prediction
Wicket-keeper: Corey Mcdean
Batsmen: Joel Curtis, Josh Hartill, Jake Baker
All-rounders: Ryan McElduff, Alex Bleakley, Janu Varatharajan
Bowlers: Hamish Martin, Nachiket Sant, Andrew Richards, Oscor Oborn