JER vs CAN Fantasy Preview: ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier Play-off



  • Jersey will take on Canada in game number 3 at the Wanderers Cricket Ground, Windhoek
  • The top two sides in this tournament will qualify for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier in Zimbabwe, which will be played in July



Charles Perchard (c), Daniel Birrell, Dominic Blampied, Harrison Carlyon, Jake Dunford (wk), Nick Greenwood, Anthony Hawkins-Kay, Jonty Jenner, Josh Lawrenson, Elliot Miles, Ben Stevens, Julius Sumerauer, Asa Tribe, Benjamin Ward


Saad Bin Zafar (c), Aaron Johnson, Matt Spoors, Dilon Heyliger, Harsh Thaker, Jeremy Gordon, Kaleem Sana, Nicholas Kirton, Nikhil Dutta, Pargat Singh, Ravinderpal Singh, Parveen Kumar, Shreyaas Movva, Srimantha Wijeyeratne

Venue: Wanderers Cricket Ground, Windhoek (Last 10 Games)

Matches Played12
Bat 1st Won5
Bat 2nd Won4

Avg. 1st inning score: 218

Pace vs Spin

PaceOvers- 406Wkts- 76SR- 32.1
SpinOvers- 270Wkts- 39SR- 41.6

Record in One Day Cricket ( Since Jan’22 )

Canada Batters

Nicholas Kirton1342542.5
Harsh Thaker932045.71
Srimantha Wijeyeratne520941.8
Saad Bin Zafar816032
Ravinderpal Singh915726.17
Nikhil Dutta513834.5
Shreyas Movva712925.8
Matthew Spoors711917
Aaron Johnson511122.2
Dillon Heyliger65511
Kaleem Sana31010

Canada Bowlers

Saad Bin Zafar122223.7
Jeremy Gordon111722.2
Kaleem Sana51611.8
Nikhil Dutta71420.4
Dillon Heyliger101128
Harsh Thaker72105

Jersey Batters

Nick Greenwood1065365.3
Harrison Carlyon1045645.6
Josh Lawrenson1042146.78
Jonty Jenner1033141.38
Asa Tribe532180.25
Julius Sumerauer815425.67
Anthony Hawkins46030
Jake Dunford55714.25

Jersey Bowlers

Julius Sumerauer101626.1
Charles Perchard101333.2
Elliot Miles91236.5
Anthony Hawkins81030.1
Dominic Blampied101027
Harrison Carlyon9823.3
Benjamin Ward1320
Ben Stevens4360

Top Picks

Saad Bin Zafar

  • Captain of the team & is the most important bowler for the team
  • Generally bowls his full quota and scores handy runs in the middle/ lower middle order

Harsh Thaker

  • Is an all rounder and has slowly converted himself into more of a batting AR
  • Is mainstay of the batting and can bowl as well some crucial overs

Srimantha Wijeyeratne

  • Is a top order batsman who keeps wickets as well
  • Was in great form in the T20 tournament last played in the gulf along with A Johnson where both of them formed a formidable opening partnership

Nikhil Dutta

  • Can spin a web around the opposition with his variations
  • Is a crucial bowler in the middle overs

Nicholas Kirton

  • Is the mainstay in batting for Canada and their chances might depend on how well he can handle the batting order
  • His fitness is a concern sometimes

Differential Picks

  • Benjamin Ward
  • Dominic Blampied
  • Elliot Miles

Safe Captaincy Picks

  • Nikhil Dutta
  • Saad Zafar

Differential Captaincy Picks

  • Benjamin Ward

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