December 2, 2017
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Northern Knights Vs Wellington 1st Match Prediction-Fantasy Team News

By Avtar Singh

WEL Vs NK Dream 11 Fantasy Team Predictions

The Ford Trophy, 2017-18

The 47th season of the official List A cricket tournament in New Zealand-The Ford Trophy is scheduled to begin from Sunday 3rd December 2017. A total of six teams will participate in approx. three-month long tournament and compete with each other to qualify for playoffs and finally to lift the title. The season opener will be played between Wellington Firebirds and Northern Knights at Cobham Oval, Whangarei.

When and where:

Series- The Ford Trophy 2017-18

Venue- Cobham Oval, Whangarei

Date and Time- Dec 03, 10:00 AM Local

Pitch Conditions:

As not many matches have been played on this pitch, it is a bit hard to predict the pitch conditions. However, the pitch has some grass and would probably help the seamers.

Venue Stats:

Not many matches have been played here. Cobham Oval hosted its first ODI in February 2012 between New Zealand and Zimbabwe. New Zealand won by 141 runs.

WEL Vs NK Team News:


  • Pacerman Hamish Bennett will lead the Wellingtons
  • Young Devon Conway will debut today. He will wicket keep in place of Tom Blundell. Tom is playing for the national side.
  • Malcolm Nofal will also start his first Wellington game.
  • Stay connected for latest update


  • Dean Brownlie will lead the Northern Knights
  • Tim Southee and BJ Watling are in the squad. However it is very hard to say whether they will play or not .
  • Tim Southee is expecting the birth of his child. He will noit play the match
  • BJ Watling is injured. He was replaced by Tom Blundell in the national side.
  • SO refrain them from choosing in the playing 11
  • Stay connected to get the latest news

WEL Vs NK Probable Playing 11:

WEL Probable 11-

Hamish Bennett (C), Michael Bracewell, Devon Conway(wk), Hamish Marshall, Iain Mcpeake, Stephen Murdoch, Malcolm Nofal, Matt Taylor, Logan Van Beek, Anurag Verma, Luke Woodcock, Peter Younghusband

NK Probable 11-

Dean Brownlie(c), Brent Arnel, James Baker, Anton Devcich, Brett Hampton, Nick Kelly, Scott Kuggeleijn, Daryl Mitchell, Brett Randell, Tim Seifert, Ish Sodhi

Please note: As this is the first match of the tournament so it is quite risky to say who will play today. The WEL Vs NK Match Preview listed here is based on our research and understanding. You can use the information provided here to select your own Playing 11.

Key Players:

Hamish Bennett (pacer)

Devon Conway (wk)

Dean Brownlie

WEL VS NK DREAM 11 TEAM NEWS ( Northern Knights vs Wellington 1st Match prediction The Ford Trophy 2017-18

Avtar Singh

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