With six wins out of six in Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019-20, Tamil Nadu looks to extend its winning run against Railways at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Wednesday. With a plethora of stars in their ranks, Tamil Nadu is the overwhelming favourites for this game. The likes of Dinesh Karthik, Krishnamurthy Vignesh and Murali Vijay are in imperious form with the arrival of Washington Sundar, TN eye a knockout place with a win on Wednesday. Railways, on the other hand, is reeling near the bottom of the table with only one win in six games. They come into this game after a tough loss against Gujarat and pin their hopes on their bowling unit to pull off what could be the upset of the season.
Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019
Tamil Nadu vs Railways, Round 9, Group C
Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Rajasthan
October 9th, 2019
9:00 AM IST
The weather is all clear for this game although it wasn’t the case in the previous game at this very ground and city. There should be some swing on offer due to the cloudy conditions at the ground on Wednesday with the temperatures bound to be in the 30s
A high-scoring game is expected on Wednesday with the average first innings score here this year being 255. Pacers should have a major say with the spinners also coming into the play once the ball gets old.
Predicted Playing XI:
Murali Vijay scored a hundred in his first game this season and should continue his fine form alongside the likes of Dinesh Karthik and Baba Aparajith. Karn Sharma has been the standout for Railways and is another one to watch out for in this game. Washington Sundar should bat in the top order and also pick a few wickets, making him a great option.
1: Murali Vijay
2: K Vignesh
3: Washington Sundar
Dream XI & Points Projection:
D Karthik, Points: 20-22, Grade: B
D More, Points: 60-62, Grade: A
M Vijay, Points: 52-54, Grade: A
A Ghosh, Points: 38-40, Grade: A
B Aparajith, Points: 44-46, Grade: A
W Sundar, Points: 66-68, Grade: A
K Sharma, Points: 48-50, Grade: A
K Vignesh, Points: 58-60, Grade: A
A Mukund, Points: 54-56, Grade: A
T Pradeep, Points: 42-44, Grade: A
T Natarajan, Points: 34-36, Grade: B
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