In this 12th match of Super Smash T20, Canterbury Kings will face Otago Volts at Molyneux Park. Both the teams met earlier in this season and in that match Kings burried a big hole to Otago Volts. Canterbury Kings won in that match with a huge margin of 134 runs over Otago Volts. Canterbury Kings are currently placed at 2nd in table whereas Volts standing at bottom of the table and have not opened account yet. This match will be played after Christmas and let us hope Otago Volts will start freshly after Christmas, filled with festive vibes and with good spirit.
Molyneux Park, Alexandra
Partly cloudy and i think showers will not disturb this game
No international match was played here before but looks like an average pitch. Last year two super smash matches were played and fast bowlers took more wickets than spinners.
Team News : Canterbury Kings
With 2 wins and 1 lose in 3 matches they have played, Canterbury Kings are currently at 2nd in table. 13 members squad has been announced and it will be lead by Ellis. Ben Stokes is not mentioned in the squad for this match. They have good amount of players in their squad and Ben Stokes is popular of them. In reverse fixture, the English batsman exploded against Volts and gave a fruitful victory to his team. Cole McConchie, Cam Fletcher are other players who is good at top of the order. Bowling will rely mainly on Andrew Ellis and Cole McConchie.
Team News : Otago Volts
They have played 3 games and have not registered a single win yet. They were the bottom placed team in last season. 12 members squad has been announced and it will be lead by Nicol. Rutherford, Finnie, Wilson, Kitchen are Volts good batsmen. Wagner and Duffy are their key bowlers.