DLI vs VDB Match Prediction & Betting Tips - Nov 01, 2022
Tournament: Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, 2022-23.
Date: November 01, 2022
Venue: Jadavpur University Complex, Kolkata, India.
Vidarbha will take on Delhi in the second quarterfinal of the 2022-23 edition of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy later tomorrow. This game will be played at the Jadavpur University Complex venue in Kolkata, India. Kolkata will be the host for this game to be played on 1st November 2022. Let's take a look at betting tips and match prediction for this match. Both these teams finished in the second position in their groups. They have both gathered 4 wins from their last 5 games. This is the 3rd time these two teams are meeting in the history of the tournament. Delhi has never managed to beat Vidarbha in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.
DLI vs VDB Team Previews
After getting 5 wins and a couple of losses from their 7 matches Vidarbha ended the league state in the 2nd spot in the Group A table. They have received 20 points to their credit and are currently going at a good net run rate of +0.829. These two teams will be meeting each other for the 3rd time in the history of the tournament. In their last couple of meetings Vidarbha has managed to get the better of their Delhi counterparts with 9-wickets and 5-wickets wins respectively. Delhi failed to make it to the knockout stages of the tournament in 2021 as they finished in the 3rd spot in Group E with 3 wins from 5 matches.
The batters who will be handling the Delhi batting line-up at the top will be the likes of Yash Dhull. The Delhi middle order will be in the hands of batters such as Nitish Rana, Anuj Rawat, Himmat Singh, and Ayush Badoni. The Delhi bowling attack will be in the hands of bowlers such as Kulwant Khejroliya, Navdeep Saini, Ishant Sharma, Hrithik Shokeen, and Pradeep Sangwan. These batters and bowlers will be aided by the all-rounders such as Lalit Yadav. One of the standout performers for Delhi has been Nitish Rana with 380 runs from his last 10 games at an average of 47.50 and a strike rate of 140.74.
Another batter that has done well for Delhi is Yash Dhull. He has put together 324 runs in the last 7 matches at an incredible batting average of 64.80 and strike rate of 137.28. Nitish Rana has been an excellent all-rounder for Delhi. He has not only scored runs for them but also has been among wickets. In the last 10 games he has played for Delhi he has picked up 11 wickets. He has bowled with an economy rate of 7.04 and a strike rate of 14.18. The speedster Navdeep Saini has also been among wickets picking up 11 wickets in his last 10 appearances with an economy rate of 7.13 and strike rate of 19.72.
Delhi Playing 11
Ayush Badoni, Lakshay Thareja, Lalit Yadav, Mayank Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Shivank Vashisht, Yash Dhull, Himmat Singh, Ishant Sharma, Kulwant Khejroliya, Nitish Rana, Shikhar Dhawan.
Delhi cricket team, on the other hand, was playing in the Group B of the competition. They also finished in the 2nd position after winning 6 matches from their 7 games. They received 24 points in the league stages and have a terrific net run rate of +1.187. Both these teams have managed to get four wins from their last five games. During the 2021-22 season of the competition, Vidarbha emerged at the Plate Group tabletop position with 5 victories from as many matches. During that season Vidarbha managed to reach the semi-final stages of the competition only to lose to Karnataka by a slender margin of 4 runs.
Atharva Taide has emerged as the leading run-getter for Vidarbha during the season this year. He has scored 270 runs from 7 games with an average of 54.00. Apart from Taide, Jitesh Sharma and Akshay Wadkar have scored 214 and 195 runs respectively. The Vidarbha bowling attack is being led by the likes of Darshan Nalkande and Akshay Karnewar who picked up a total of 13 wickets apiece this season. The Vidarbha middle order will be handled by the likes of Shubham Dubey and Apoorv Wankhede.
Atharva Taide has been the leading run-getter for Vidarbha with 276 runs from 10 games with an average of 30.67 and a strike rate of 130.18. Another batter that has worked well for Vidarbha is Apoorv Wankhede with 244 runs from 10 matches at an average of 40.67 and a strike rate of 131.18. The top bowler for Vidarbha has been Darshan Nalkande. He has taken 15 wickets from his last 10 games at an economy rate of 6.91 and strike rate of 13.60. Yash Thakur has picked up 14 wickets from 10 games with an economy rate of 7.11 and a strike rate of 14.64.
Vidarbha Playing 11
Akshay Karnewar, AV Wankhade, Aditya Sarwate, Akshay Wadkar, Atharva Taide, Harsh Dubey, Sanjay Raghunath, Shubham Dubey, Yash Thakur, Darshan Nalkande, Jitesh Sharma, Umesh Yadav.
DLI vs VDB Toss Prediction
The pitch on offer at the Jadavpur University Complex in Kolkata is a sporting one. It is likely to remain true for the entire duration of the match. So, the team winning the toss will opt to field first. It will be easier to know the target the batters will have to chase in the second half of the match.
Read our guide on toss predictions to learn how we analyze and come up with our tips.
Pitch and Conditions
You can expect hot climatic conditions in Kolkata for this match. They are also likely to remain hot right throughout the game. Even though there are chances of having 25% cloud cover during the match, there are not too many chances of rain coming down during the game. The relative humidity during the match will remain close to 40%. The wicket on offer at the Jadavpur University Campus is a balanced one. Although it will offer assistance to the good bowlers, it is likely to be heavily loaded in favor of the batters. Chasing a target will be a better alternative for the teams playing on this track.
DLI vs VDB Betting Tips
Although both these teams have fared well in the competition, Delhi will be the favorite to win this contest and advance further in the competition. There is nothing much in it though. Both these sides are evenly matched and can easily win the match to advance further. We will bet with Delhi to win the game and advance in the competition.
Bonus Cricket Bets
It is a T20 game and most teams will be looking to go all out right from the onset. So, you can bet on Delhi to score more than 5 runs in the first over of their innings.
Van Buuren is one of the batters that is in good form at the moment. You can bet on him to come good in this game and score more than 21 runs.
Cameron Delport is the batter to watch out for the Lions. You can bet on him to emerge as the leading run-getter for Lions in this game.