North East Zone vs West Zone, Quarter-Final
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Date & Time: September 8th-11th at 9:30 AM IST
Live Streaming: Disney+Hotstar
The most reputed domestic tournament Duleep Trophy resumes after a gap of 3 years. This year it will be played in a knockout format where 6 teams from different zones will feature. It will get kick-started from September 8th and will be played till September 25th.
North East Zone will clash against mighty West Zone in the Quarter-Final. Sikkim’s Ashish Thapa will lead North East Zone whereas star batter Ajinkya Rahane will captain West Zone which consists of popular names such as Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Yashasvi Jaiswal, and Rahul Tripathi. Performance in this tournament will matter a lot as selectors will be closely watching all the games.
What is the pitch report for NEZ vs WZ, Duleep Trophy 2022, Quarter-Final?
Historically the surface here at chepauk is famous for producing close contests. Spinners will play a crucial role throughout all 4 days having said the batters will have their chances to score runs.
(will be added when there is an update)
North East Zone: —–
West Zone: LDDLD
What is the expected, Probable Playing XIs for NEZ vs WZ, Duleep Trophy 2022, Quarter-Final?
North East Zone
Ashish Thapa (c), Hokaito Zhimomi, Techi Neri, Kishan Lyngdoh, Rongsen Jonathan, Rex Singh, L Kishan Singha, Ankur Malik, Dippu Sangma, Bishworjit Konthoujam, Khrievitso Kense
Prithvi Shaw, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Rahul Tripathi, Ajinkya Rahane (c), Shreyas Iyer, Het Patel / Hardik Tamore (wk), Chiraj Jani, Shams Mulani, Tanush Kotian, Jaydev Unadkat, Chetan Sakariya
What are the Top Picks, players for Dream11, My11circle and MPL for NEZ vs WZ, Duleep Trophy 2022, Quarter-Final?
Top Pick – Batter
Prithvi Shaw is a dashing opener who plays his natural game irrespective of the format. He has amassed 2769 runs in 34 first-class games at an average of 46.93 which includes 9 centuries and 13 half-centuries.
Top Pick – All-Rounder
Shams Mulani had an excellent Ranji Trophy this season and played a pivotal role in getting Mumbai to the finals. In his 16 first-class matches, he has picked up 73 wickets and scored 877 runs.
Top Pick – Bowler
Jaydev Unadkat will lead the bowling attack for West Zone. He has a great track record in the domestic circuit playing for Saurashtra. He has scalped 336 wickets in 92 first-class matches with the best figures of 7 for 41.
Top Pick – Wicketkeeper
Ashish Thapa is a good pick for your fantasy teams considering his numbers. In 20 first-class matches, he has scored 743 runs at an average of 23.96 with the highest score of 151*.
Ajinkya Rahane will return to domestic cricket after recovering from an injury. He has a point to prove since he has been overlooked from the Indian Test side. He is likely to make a statement right from the start.
What are the fantasy suggested teams for NEZ vs WZ, Duleep Trophy 2022, Quarter-Final?
1. Ashish Thapa, Ajinkya Rahane (vc), Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw (c), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Hokaito Zhimomi, Rongsen Jonathan, Shams Mulani, Jaydev Unadkat, Tanush Kotian, Dippu Sangma
2. Ashish Thapa (vc), Hardik Tamore, Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw, Hokaito Zhimomi, Chiraj Jani, Shams Mulani (c), Rex Singh, Jaydev Unadkat, Chetan Sakariya, Dippu Sangma
NEZ vs WZ, Duleep Trophy 2022, Quarter-Final Match Probable Winners:
North East Zone are expected to win this match.