Manchester Originals will face Oval Invincibles in the grand finale of the Hundred competition to be played at Lords, London on 27 August 2023. It promises to be an exciting final between two quality teams in the competition. Manchester Originals reached the finals of the tournament defeating Southern Brave in a high-scoring contest played at Kennington Oval, London on 26th August 2023.
Chasing 197, Jos Buttler led from the front with 82 off 46 deliveries along with Phil Salt’s quickfire 47 off 17 deliveries laying a strong foundation for an impressive win. On the other hand, Oval Invincibles qualified directly for the finals after defeating Trent Rockets by 5 wickets on 21st August 2023. They would be looking to remove the rustiness while preparing for the finals against a strong Manchester Originals side.
Manchester Originals and Oval Invincibles met in this year’s tournament with Oval Invincibles registering a dominating 94 runs victory at Kennington Oval, London on 9th August 2023.
Details– The Hundred 2023, Finals, Manchester Originals vs. Oval Invincibles
Venue– Lords, London
Date and Time– 27th August, 10.30 PM IST
It promises to be an exciting encounter between two top teams in the competition. The last time that match was played at Lords, London at this venue was between London Spirit and Northern Superchargers on 18th August 2023.
The captain that wins the toss would likely field first and then chase down the target. With top-quality batters on each side, it promises for mouth-watering clash as there will be a new champion in this edition.
Manchester Originals (MO) vs Oval Invincibles (OI) – Predicted Playing XI
Phil Salt, Jos Buttler (C, WK), Laurie Evans, Max Holden, Wayne Madsen, Jamie Overton, Paul Walter, Calvin Harrison, Joshua Little, Zaman Khan, Richard Gleeson.
Jason Roy, Will Jacks, Heinrich Klassen, Sam Curran, Ross Whitley, Sam Billings (C), Tawanda Muyeye, Tom Curran, Nathan Sowter, Adam Zampa, Spencer Johson.
Fantasy Team Selection – Manchester Originals vs Oval Invincibles
Team 1- Phil Salt, Jason Roy (C), Laurie Evans, Heinrich Klassen, Max Holden, Sam Curran, Jamie Overton (VC), Tom Curran, Joshua Little, Adam Zampa, Richard Gleeson.
Team 2- Jos Buttler (C), Will Jacks, Max Holden, Heinrich Klassen (VC), Jamie Overton, Sam (VC), Billings, Calvin Harrison, Zaman Khan, Spencer Johson, Zaman Khan, Adam Zampa.