Match Preview for Central Zone vs West Zone
Central Zone takes on West Zone in an all-important semifinal of the Duleep Trophy on 15th September 2022 at 9:30 AM IST. The match will take place at the SNR College Cricket Ground, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. Both Teams have performed very well up to the semifinal stage. Both teams have big names like Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw, Venkatesh Iyer, and Priyam Garg.
It promises to be an exciting contest for a place in the final.
Match Details for Central Zone vs West Zone
Venue: SNR College Cricket Ground, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Match Format: 1st Semifinal, Duleep Trophy
Date: 15th September 2022
Time: 9:30 AM IST
Streaming Platform: Hotstar
Live Broadcast: Star Sports Channels
Pitch Report for Central Zone vs West Zone
The pitch provides an even contest between bat and ball. Spinners might get turn from day 1. But if you apply yourself on the wicket, you will get value for your shots. There is 36% of rain. If the conditions are overcast, fast bowlers would love bowling on this wicket.
Team News and Injury Update For Central Zone vs West Zone Dream 11 Match
No injury news from both the camps. All players are fit and rearing to go.
Complete Squad For Central Zone vs West Zone Dream 11 Match
Priyam Garg, Venkatesh Iyer, Rinku Singh, Akshay Wadkar(w), Ashok Menaria, Karan Sharma(c), Shubham S Sharma, Kumar Kartikeya, Ankit Rajpoot, Aniket Choudhary, Gaurav Yadav, Aditya Sarwate, Deepak Dhapola, Yash Dubey, Himanshu Mantri
Prithvi Shaw, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ajinkya Rahane(c), Rahul Tripathi, Het Patel(w), Hardik Tamore, Chirag Jani, Shams Mulani, Atit Sheth, Jaydev Unadkat, Chintan Gaja, Satyajeet Bachhav, Shreyas Iyer, Tanush Kotian, Chetan Sakariya
Probable Playing XI for Central Zone vs West Zone Dream 11 Match
Priyam Garg, Venkatesh Iyer, Rinku Singh, Yash Dubey, Himanshu Mantri(w), Karan Sharma(c), Shubham S Sharma, Kumar Kartikeya, Ankit Rajpoot, Aniket Choudhary, Gaurav Yadav
Prithvi Shaw, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ajinkya Rahane(c), Rahul Tripathi, Het Patel(w), Shams Mulani, Tanush Kotian, Atit Sheth, Jaydev Unadkat, Chintan Gaja, Armaan Jaffer
Top Picks for the Match
The left arm spinner from Madhya Pradesh would be high on confidence after taking Madhya Pradesh to a maiden Ranji title this season. Kartikeya can also bowl left arm wrist spin. The pitch at Coimbatore will suit him and will be crucial for Central Zone to stop the star studded batting lineup of West Zone.
The fast bowler has the ability to swing the ball and take early wickets. He also is very economical and bowls a testing line.
Prithvi Shaw is in great form and just scored a hundred recently. If he gets set, he can destroy the opposition bowling and take the game away from them in no time.
The opening batsman scored a match winning double hundred along with Rahane in the quarterfinals. His calm and composed innings helped West Zone put a mamoth score of 590 in the first innings.
Players to avoid for Central Zone vs West Zone Dream 11 Match
The opener is not consistent with bat this season. He is not looking in good touch.
The young wristy batsman from Mumbai has not quite found his rhythm in this Duleep Trophy. He has been inconsistent this season.
Our Playing 11 for Central Zone vs West Zone Dream 11 Match
A Wadkar, H Patel, R Singh, P Shaw (c), Y Jaiswal, C Jani, K Sharma, S Mulani, J Unadkat, A Rajpoot, K Kartikeya
West Zone have an all-round stable squad. West Zone are in sublime form and are looking unstoppable. But Central Zone have some talented bowlers who could stop the West Zone Batsmen. West Zone starts as favorites.