MUR vs NK: Munster Reds will take on the Northern Knights in the 10th match of the Ireland Inter-Provincial ODD at The Village in Malahide, Dublin.
The two teams will meet each other for the first time in the ongoing edition of the Inter-Provincial ODD competition on May 27.
The Reds played their last game against table toppers, Leinster Lightning. Winning the toss, the Reds asked Leinster to bat first. They ended up putting a really competitive total of 271 on the board, courtesy of skipper George Dockrell’s 88 and Lorcan Tucker’s 58. Tyrone Kane was the pick of the bowlers for the Reds with figures of 4/46.
Chasing the target, Reds were bundled out for 178 courtesy of Barry McCarthy’s magnificent bowling spell of 6/39. Leinster went on to win the game by 93 runs.
On the other hand, Northern Knights received two shared points in their last game against the Warriors due to rain.
Match: Munster Reds vs Northern Knights
Date & Time: 27th May 2021, 3:15 PM IST
Venue: The Village, Malahide, Dublin
MUR vs NK Head-to-Head
The two teams will meet each other for the first time in the competition.
In the T20 format, the two teams played each other a total of eight times. Three games were abandoned while Northern Knights won the remaining five matches. Thus, they will go into this fixture as clear favourites.
It’s a neutral wicket with the equal advantage of scoring runs and taking wickets. The toss won’t play a crucial role on a perfectly balanced surface.
There’s a 50% chance of scattered showers hovering over the ground during play.
MUR vs NK Predicted Playing XI
Gareth Delany, Matt Ford, Murray Commins, Amish Sidhu, Greg Ford, Josh Manley, Fionn Hand, Tyrone Kane (c), Seamus Lynch, Jack Carty, Peter Moor
Niel Rock, Paul Stirling, Harry Tector (c), Jeremy Lawlor, Mark Adair, Ruhan Pretorious, Luke Georgeson, James McCollum, Graeme Mccarter, John Matchett, Ben White
MUR vs NK Dream11 Team Prediction
Wicketkeeper: Peter Moor
Batsmen: Paul Stirling (vice-captain), Murray Commins, Jeremy Lawlor
All-rounders: Mark Adair (captain), Tyrone Kane, Luke Georgeson
Bowlers: Josh Manley, Graeme Mccarter, Gareth Delany, Ben White