Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 - MAH vs VID Match Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, and Playing 11 Prediction

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Maharashtra and Vidharbha will play the Pre-Quarter Final 1 of the SMAT on Tuesday at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi. The match will be starting at 8:30 AM (IST). Maharashtra walks into this game after winning four games on the trot. Their last game was against Goa on 9th November. Maharashtra won the toss and elected to bat. Yash Nahar and Ruturaj Gaikwad opened the innings for Maharashtra. They both batted freely and hit every bowler out of the park.

Gaikwad has carried his form from the 2021 edition of the IPL. He has made 259 runs in five games in the tournament at an average of 51.80 and a strike rate of 149.71. He has hit 32 boundaries and seven sixes. Against Goa, he made 44 runs off 34 deliveries before getting run out in the 13th over. The duo of Gaikwad and Nahar added 104 runs for the first wicket.

The team lost two more wickets within the completion of the 17th over. However, Nahar remained at one end until the end. He didn't allow the bowlers to have the upper hand in the game. By the time Maharashtra's innings finished, they had put a total of 177 runs for the loss of three wickets on the board. Nahar remained not out on a score of 103 runs off 68 balls.

In reply, Goa's batters could make only 104 runs in 18.1 overs against the disciplined bowling of Maharashtra. Only three batters managed to cross the double-digit score. Shubham Ranjane made 35 runs off 30 deliveries and was the highest scorer in the team.

Satyajeet Bachhav was the most successful bowler in the lineup. He picked three wickets in four overs and gave away 27 runs. Azim Kazi and Mukesh Choudhary picked two wickets each. Ashay Palkar and Divyang Himganekar picked one wicket each. We have included today playing 11, today pitch report, today weather report, today's match prediction, and fantasy cricket tips in this article. Please go through it once thoroughly if you are planning to make your own fantasy team.

MAH vs VID Head to Head

It will be the first game between Maharashtra and Vidarbha in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Hence, there are no insights available related to VID vs MAH head-to-head contests. It is impossible to predict the winner of this game through past results.

MAH vs VID Today Match Playing 11

Maharashtra playing 11 

Ruturaj Gaikwad (c), Yash Nahar, Naushad Shaikh, Kedar Jadhav (wk), Azim Kazi, Ranjeet Nikam, Ashay Palkar, Divyang Himganekar, Satyajeet Bachhav, Mukesh Choudhary, Sunil Yadav

Vidarbha playing 11

Akshay Wadkar (c & wk), Apoorv Wankhade, Akshay Wakhare, Jitesh Sharma, Shubham Dubey, Yash Thakur, Darshan Nalkande, Atharva Taide, Akshay Karnewar, Sanjay Raghunath, Sooraj Rai

MAH vs VID Today Match Fantasy Team Suggestion

  • Batsmen: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Apoorv Wankhade, Naushad Shaikh, Yash Nahar
  • Wicketkeeper: Akshay Wadkar
  • All-rounders: Divyang Hinganekar, Atharva Taide
  • Bowlers: Akshay Wakhare, Akshay Palkar, Satyajeet Bachhav, Akshay Karnewar

You can pick Ruturaj Gaikwad or Divyang Hinganekar as the captain of today T20 match. You can select Yash Nahar or Atharva Taide as the vice-captain of the fantasy cricket team.

Pitch Report Today

The average first innings score on this ground is 159 runs, and the second innings score is 149 runs. There is not a big difference in the average score. It proves that the toss might not have a significant impact in this game. The match will be completed by the afternoon. Hence, dew might not be a big part of the game.

However, the team winning the toss is likely to elect to bowl as batting might become a little easy during the second innings. In the last five T20s, the team that bats second has won three games. Spinners are likely to get massive support from the ground. The boundary is pretty tiny, which might indicate that today’s match might be a cracker of a game.

Today’s Weather Report for Maharashtra vs Vidarbha

At the start of the match, the temperature is likely to be around 21-degrees Celsius. It might increase and reach up to 26-degree as the match progresses. There are no chances of rain, and the atmosphere is likely to remain clear. The humidity will be over 30%, and the cloud cover is expected to remain very low.

MAH vs VID Today Match Prediction

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