Trent Rockets will host Manchester Originals in match number 23 of Hundred to be played at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on 17th August 2023. Thanks to a brilliance by Jamie Overton’s unbeaten 83 off 30 deliveries Manchester Originals posted 182 for 6 in a rain-curtailed match reduced to 90 balls. Originals then restricted Northern Superchargers’ side to 141 for 8.
With this win, Manchester Originals is currently in 5th place due to an inferior run rate than Trent Rockets and Northern Superchargers. Trent Rockets registered their 2nd win of the tournament with a thrilling 4 runs victory over Welsh Fire at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. With this victory, Trent Rockets moved to fourth place in the points. Both teams would look for a win and move ahead in the tournament.
Trent Rockets has a great record over Manchester Originals side winning all the three matches they have between them.
Details– The Hundred 2023, Match 23, Manchester Originals vs Trent Rockets
Venue– Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Date and Time– 17th August, 11.00 PM
This will be the third match to be played at this venue. Trent Rockets took on the Northern Superchargers’ side on 9th August 2023. Northern Superchargers made 142 for 5 in 100 balls while Trent Bridge fell short of the target by 3 runs.
It initially helps the bowlers, but it becomes good for batting. Both teams have a good quality batting line-up that can make use of the conditions and post decent totals.
Trent Rockets (TR) vs Manchester Originals (MO)- Predicted Playing XI
Dawid Malan, Alex Hales, Joe Root, Cadmore, Colin Munro, Samit Patel, Daniel Sams, Lewis Gregory ©, Ish Sodhi, Luke Wood, John Turner.
Phil Salt, Jos Buttler (C, WK), Laurie Evans, Paul Walter, Ashton Turner, Jamie Overton, Usama Mir, Tom Hartley, Ben Raine, Richard Gleeson, Josh Tongue.
Fantasy Team Selection- Trent Rockets vs Manchester Originals
Team 1– Dawid Malan, Phil Salt (VC), Joe Root, Laurie Evans, Colin Munro (C), Ashton Turner, Daniel Sams, Usama Mir, Ish Sodhi, Tom Hartley, Luke Wood.
Team 2– Alex Hales (VC), Jos Buttler (C), Cadmore, Paul Walter, Samit Patel, Jamie Overton, Lewis Gregory, Usama Mir, Richard Gleeson, John Turner, Josh Tongue.