What are the Top Picks, players for Dream11, My11circle and MPL for IND vs AUS, ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, Final?
The cricketing world is buzzing with anticipation as India and Australia gear up for the grand finale of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 on November 19th at the iconic Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. In a thrilling journey to the final, India demolished last edition’s finalists, New Zealand, with a resounding 70-run victory in the 1st Semi-Final, while Australia showcased their resilience by securing a hard-fought 3-wicket win against South Africa in the 2nd Semi-Final.
- Venue: Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
- Date & Time: November 19th at 2:00 PM IST and Local Time
- Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar
Despite the reputation of being a batting-friendly surface, no team has breached the 300-run mark in this competition, indicating a balance between bat and ball. The colossal crowd of 1.3 lakh people will add an extra layer of challenge for both teams. A score near 300 is deemed competitive, and the toss is expected to play a pivotal role.
India and Australia enter the final in scintillating form, both boasting a string of consecutive victories.
- India: Won Won Won Won Won
- Australia: Won Won Won Won Won
Probable Playing XIs:
- Rohit Sharma (c)
- Shubman Gill
- Virat Kohli
- Shreyas Iyer
- Lokesh Rahul (wk)
- Suryakumar Yadav
- Ravindra Jadeja
- Mohammed Shami
- Kuldeep Yadav
- Jasprit Bumrah
- Mohammed Siraj
- David Warner
- Travis Head
- Mitchell Marsh
- Steven Smith
- Marnus Labuschagne
- Glenn Maxwell
- Josh Inglis (wk)
- Mitchell Starc
- Pat Cummins (c)
- Adam Zampa
- Josh Hazlewood
As of now, both squads have fit and in-form players. Any updates will be provided as soon as available.
Top Picks for Fantasy Cricket:
Batter – Virat Kohli:
The maestro has been a consistent performer in ICC events and is poised to finish as the leading run-scorer in this World Cup, amassing 711 runs at an astonishing average of 101.57.
All-Rounder – Ravindra Jadeja:
Termed as the world’s best fielder, Jadeja has contributed significantly with both bat and ball, taking 16 wickets at an economy of 4.25 and scoring 111 runs in 4 innings.
Bowler – Mohammed Shami:
From warming the bench initially to becoming the leading wicket-taker in the tournament with 23 scalps in 6 matches, Shami’s journey has been remarkable.
Wicketkeeper – Lokesh Rahul:
Rahul’s contributions have been crucial, and his unbeaten 39* in the 1st Semi-Final propelled India close to the 400-run mark. Overall, he has scored 386 runs at an average of 77.2.
X-Factor – Travis Head:
Known for his attacking style, Head adds depth to Australia’s batting lineup and provides a sixth bowling option. With 192 runs at an average of 38.4 and 2 wickets in 5 matches, he can be a game-changer.
Fantasy Suggested Teams:
- Lokesh Rahul, Rohit Sharma (c), Virat Kohli, Travis Head (vc), Shreyas Iyer, Marnus Labuschagne, Ravindra Jadeja, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Starc, Mohammed Shami, Adam Zampa
- Lokesh Rahul, Rohit Sharma, David Warner, Virat Kohli (c), Steven Smith, Travis Head, Shubman Gill, Glenn Maxwell (vc), Mohammed Shami, Pat Cummins, Jasprit Bumrah
India’s flawless run in the tournament, marked by 10 consecutive victories, positions them as formidable contenders. Led by the dynamic duo of Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill, supported by Virat Kohli’s record-breaking century, India has ticked all the boxes. Australia, criticized initially, rebounded with eight consecutive wins, including a stellar performance by Glenn Maxwell and consistent contributions from Travis Head, Mitchell Marsh, and David Warner. Pat Cummins’ leadership and Adam Zampa’s wicket-taking prowess make Australia a formidable opponent.
As the cricketing world awaits this epic clash, the stage is set for a thrilling encounter between two cricketing powerhouses. The final promises to be a fitting climax to a captivating tournament.