The third match of the 2022 Hundred competition will be played between Manchester Originals and Northern Superchargers on August 5 (Friday) at the Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester. Both teams are studded with some power-packed batters and an entertaining match is on the cards.
Talking about their previous year’s performance, Manchester Originals finished at the sixth spot after winning two games and facing defeat in four encounters. Northern Superchargers on the other hand finished fifth with three wins and four losses in their eight matches.
MNO vs NRS Match Details
Venue – Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Date and Time – August 5, 11:00 PM IST
Where to watch live – Fancode
MNO vs NRS Pitch Report
The wicket at Old Trafford, Manchester provides an equal contest between bat and ball, with the new ball bowlers getting some swing early on, but as the match progresses, the wicket becomes easier to bat on with the batters taking full toll once set. The skipper winning the toss might choose to bowl.
MNO vs NRS, 3rd Match Probable Playing XIs
Colin Ackermann, Jos Buttler (wk), Phil Salt, Laurie Evans, Ashton Turner, Andre Russell, Sean Abbott, Fred Klassen, Matt Parkinson, Richard Gleeson, Wanindu Hasaranga
Luke Wright, Adam Lyth, Faf du Plessis, Adam Hose, Ben Stokes, John Simpson (wk), David Wiese, David Willey, Matthew Potts, Wahab Riaz, Adil Rashid
MNO vs NRS, 3rd T20I Probable Top Performers
Probable best batter of the match:
Senior batter Luke Wright will want to have a good outing in the first match against Manchester Originals. Wright will most probably open the innings for his team and will look to do the damage during the field restrictions. He holds a lot of experience in playing several T20 leagues and will want to use all of his experience to give a perfect start to his team.
Probable best bowler of the match
Sri Lanka spinner Wanindu Hasaranga will be playing for Manchester Originals in this year’s Hundred competition and will want to scalp some crucial wickets for his side. Hasaranga has several variations in his arsenal and will be keen to utilize them to stem the flow of runs and take some important wickets for his side.
Today’s Match Prediction: Chasing team to win the match.