SD vs PCC: Southern Districts CC will lock horns for the first time against the Palmerston Cricket Club in the 20th match of the Darwin and District ODI Cricket Competition. The match will take place at the Fred’s Pass in Darwin.
Palmerston Cricket Club played their last game against Nightcliff Cricket Club. Batting first, riding on the back of Ryan McElduff’s 55 and valuable cameos by others, Nightcliff set up a defendable target of 237. While chasing, Palmerston put up a great show with skipper Alex Bleakley notching a fabulous hundred. His unbeaten 106 helped his side win the game by three wickets.
Meanwhile, Southern Districts CC played their last game against Pint Cricket Club INC on 15th May. Shobit Singh fought hard for his 77 with only a few others contributing with valuable runs. Nevertheless, it helped them reach a par score of 220/6. In reply, Ben Speake hit an unbeaten 113 with skipper Tim Garner chipping in 51 runs to take the Pint side home by six wickets.
While Southern Districts CC faced a humiliating loss, they would be hoping to make a difference in the upcoming match against Palmerston, who are riding with immense confidence owing to their win in the last game.
Match: Southern Districts CC vs Palmerston Cricket Club
Date & Time: 22nd May 2021, 7:00 AM IST
Venue: Fred’s Pass, Darwin
SD vs PCC Head to Head
In the three matches played between these two teams, Palmerston Cricket Club have two wins to their name while Southern Districts CC have a standalone victory.
The pitch is well suited for batsmen and seamers. The ball comes on to the bat nicely as well as pacers have achieved a lot of success at this venue.
A sunny day is on the cards!
SD vs PCC Probable Playing XI
Southern Districts CC
Lochie Hardy, Shobit Singh, Dean Fry (c), Matt Hammond, Brodie Symons, Kierran Voelkl, Daniel Mylius (wk), Christopher Mcevoy, Nathan Hangan, Blayke J Pepper, Kai D Snape
Palmerston Cricket Club
Liam Sparke, Harshtik Bimbral, Connor Blaxall, Alex Bleakley (c), Shane Buttfield, Corey McDean (wk), Jake Baker, Hamish Martin, Oscar Oborn, Daniel McKell, Lucas Nitschke
SD vs PCC Dream XI Team Prediction
Wicketkeeper: Daniel Mylius
Batsmen: Lochie Hardy, Kierran Voelkl, Shane Buttfield
All-rounders: Connor Blaxall, Alex Bleakley (captain), Matt Hammond, Brodie Symons (vice-captain)
Bowlers: Hamish Martin, Dean Fry, Daniel Mckell