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Central Districts vs. Canterbury Kings, 7th Match- Match Prediction

by  Shashi Shukla  •  Last updated on 2022-12-30 03:35:04

Central-Districts-vs.-Canterbury-Kings.jpgThe Central Districts and Canterbury Kings will square off for the first time in Super Smash 2022. The Canterbury Kings will start this game as the favorites because they had won their last three games. Before losing to Auckland Hearts, Canterbury defeated Northern Districts in their opening match. They are now ranked fourth.

Chad Bowes leads the Canterbury Kings in scoring with 108 runs at a 158 strike rate. 11 fours and 4 sixes have been hit by him. Additionally, Matt Boyle scored 42 runs at a 135 percent strike rate. The best bowler for Canterbury Kings has been Henry Shipley, who has four wickets, an average of 7, and an economy rate of 5.27.

Tom Bruce leads Central Districts in scoring runs with 56 runs at a 243 strikeout-to-run ratio. He has hit 5 fours and 4 sixes. Josh Clarkson has also scored 55 runs with a 220 percent strike rate. The best bowler for Central Districts has been Tom Bruce, who has two wickets while bowling at an average of 13 and a 6.75 economy rate.

The match is going to be yet another thrilling experience in the Super Smash tournament. We expect that the spectators will be able to enjoy the match without any rain interruptions on the match day.


Match Prediction:

Canterbury Kings are expected to win this match as they have a stable team, with batters and bowlers rescuing at the right time. Central Districts have to work hard to grab the win in this match. They also have brilliant players who can come up to a good form to come back to the winning race. The match can turn in favor of any of these teams according to the execution and performance of the players.

Central Districts vs. Canterbury Kings, 7th Match- Match Preview

Match: Central Districts vs. Canterbury Kings, 7th Match- Super Smash 2022-23

Venue: Pukekura Park New Plymouth

Date & Time: 7:10 AM IST, 30 Dec 2022

Live Streaming: FanCode, Spark Sport, TVNZ, WillowTV, Super Sport, BT Sport

Pitch Report

Because of how well this pitch hits, both teams will decide to chase. Here, the coin toss will be important. Anything under 130 is easy to pursue at this site.

Weather Report

The weather is expected to be partly cloudy at the venue. It's predicted to rain again. It is unlikely to stop the game entirely, though. On the other hand, the pacers will benefit from the environment.


Toss Prediction

Toss is an important factor in winning the match. The skipper getting toss is expected to field first to restrict the opponents to a small score and to pick early wickets. But the toss decision will also depend on the weather conditions.

Team Central Districts

Playing 11:

            ·    Will Young (C)

·    Doug Bracewell

·    Dane Cleaver (WK)

·    Tom Bruce

·    Josh Clarkson

·    Ajaz Patel

·    Seth Rance

·    Brett Randell

·    Brad Schmulian

·    Ross Taylor

·    Blair Tickner

Team Canterbury Kings

Playing 11:

            ·    Chad Bowes

·    Matt Boyle

·    Leo Carter

·    Cole McConchie (c)

·    Cam Fletcher (wk)

·    Mitch Hay

·    Henry Shipley

·    Angus McKenzie

·    Todd Astle

·    Will O'Rourke

·    Ed Nuttal


Team Central Districts

Doug Bracewell, Tom Bruce (c), Brad Schmulian, Josh Clarkson, Dane Cleaver (wk), Greg Hay, Jayden Lennox, Christian Leopard, Adam Milne, Seth Rance, Ben Smith, Blair Tickner, Ray Toole, Ben Wheeler, Bayley Wiggins, George Worker, Ajaz Patel, Ross Taylor, Will Young

Team Canterbury Kings

Todd Astle, Chad Bowes, Cole McConchie (c), Jack Boyle, Leo Carter, Sean Davey, Cam Fletcher (wk), Andrew Hazeldine, Tyler Lortan, Ken McClure, Daryl Mitchell, Ed Nuttall, Fraser Sheat, Henry Shipley, Theo van Woerkom, Will Williams, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls