The second ODI of the North-South Series will be played tomorrow (March 21) at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados. The match will start at 09:30 AM Local or 07:00 PM. Sam Northeast led South won the 1st ODI by 63 runs.
After an easy win in the first ODI, South is unlikely to change their winning squad. they will most probably field the same playing 11. North, on contrary, can make a few changes in their bowling department. They lacked with their bowling in the first ODI. Also, there are no reports of injury and a full squad is available for selection.
Joe Clarke, Alex Davies, Paul Coughlin, Ben Duckett, Richard Gleeson, Steven Mullaney(c), Keaton Jennings, Zak Chappell, Brett DOliveira, Sam Hain, Matthew Fisher, Saqib Mahmood, Matthew Parkinson
Sam Curran, Sam Northeast(c), Nick Gubbins, George Garton, Liam Dawson, Paul Walter, John Simpson, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Dominic Bess, Daniel Lawrence, Delray Rawlins, Tom Helm, James Porter
Keaton Jennings, Steven Mullaney (c), Zak Chappell, Sam Hain, Alex Davies (wk), Joe Clarke, Brett DOliveira, Saqib Mahmood, Matthew Parkinson, Adam Hose, Richard Gleeson
Ravi Patel, Laurie Evans, Paul Walter, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Sam Northeast (c), Nick Gubbins, Tom Barber, Sam Curran, John Simpson (wk), Dominic Bess, Delray Rawlins
South put a total of 347-10 in front of North with a brilliant 116-runs knock from Nic Gubbins and handy half-centuries from Daniel Bell-Drummond and Delray Rawlins. In bowling, Sam Curran and Dominic Bess took 3 wickets each while Paul Walter took 2 wickets.
Skipper Mullaney, Brett DOliveira, Joe Clarke, Sam Hain and Alex Davies contributed with the bat but failed to provide a win for the team. Saqib Mahmood took 5-wicket haul while Keaton Jennings took 2 wickets for North.
Although, North lost to South in the first ODI by 63 runs, it was a good contest. Both the teams were equally stronger at the beginning of the game. In tomorrow’s clash, nothing concrete can be said. it will be an evenly balanced match which can be won by any of the teams. Moreover, North will have to put their all to keep the series alive. In 3 matches series, South is ahead with the 1-0 lead and with one more win they will gain an unassailable lead. So, it is a must-win game for North.
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