Manchester Originals will face Southern Brave in the eliminator of the Hundred tournament to be played at Kennington Oval, London on 26 August 2023. The winner will take on table topper Oval Invincibles in the finals. Manchester Originals finished the league stage at number 2 spot with 9 points including 4 wins, 3 losses, and 1 no-result. They lost their previous match against Southern Brave at Old Trafford, Manchester.
On the other hand, Southern Brave qualified for eliminator beating Manchester Originals by six wickets at Old Trafford, Manchester. They finished with an equal number of points as the Originals but due to less run rate of 0.061, Brave finished third place and chance to qualify for the finals.
Mitchell Santer was given a chance after coming from the ODI Series against the United Arab Emirates and can look for another good performance in today’s all-important match.
Details– The Hundred 2023, Eliminator, Manchester Originals vs. Southern Brave
Venue– Kennington Oval, London
Date and Time– 26th August, 10.30 PM
Kennington Oval is a good pitch to bat. Oval Invincibles chased down the target of 149 with ease against Trent Rockets. The batters will look to score big runs in this do-or-die encounter as the team that wins the match will make it into the finals.
The captain that wins the toss would likely field first and then chase down the target accordingly. Both teams have good-quality batters that can make use of the conditions and would hope for a cracking encounter.
Manchester Originals (MO) vs Southern Brave (SB)- Predicted Playing XI
Phil Salt, Jos Buttler (C, WK), Laurie Evans, Max Holden, Paul Walter, Ashton Turner, Jamie Overton, Tom Hartley, Calvin Harrison, Josh Tongue, Zaman Khan.
Devon Conway, Finn Allen, James Vince (C), Leus de Ploy, Joe Weatherley, Colin Ackermann, Chris Jordan, Mitchell Santer, George Garton, Tymal Mills, Rehan Ahmed.
Fantasy Team Selection- Manchester Originals vs. Southern Brave
Team 1– Phil Salt (VC), Devon Conway, Laurie Evans, James Vince (C), Paul Walter, Colin Ackermann, Jamie Overton, Chris Jordan, Josh Tongue, Geroge Garton, Tom Hartley.
Team 2– Jos Buttler (C), Finn Allen (VC), Max Holden, Leus de Ploy, Ashton Turner, Joe Weatherley, Jamie Overton, Mitchell Santer, Calvin Harrison, Tymal Mills, Zaman Khan.