Abu Dhabi T10: Delhi Bulls vs Northern Warriors head to head, stats and fantasy tips for DB vs NW

Delhi Bulls vs Northern Warriors head-to-head

Delhi Bulls

Metric

Northern Warriors

3

Matches

3

1

Wins

2

0

No result

0

33.33 %

Win %

67.77%

Form Guide: Delhi Bulls

OPPONENT

VENUE

RESULT

MATCH DATE

MARGIN

Warriors

Abu Dhabi

WON

Feb 5, 2021

5 wickets

Qalandars

Abu Dhabi

WON

Feb 4, 2021

9 wickets

Pune Devils

Abu Dhabi

WON

Feb 2, 2021

8 wickets

Gladiators

Abu Dhabi

WON

Feb 1, 2021

8 wickets

Warriors

Abu Dhabi

LOST

Jan 30, 2021

32 runs

 

Form Guide: Northern Warriors

OPPONENT

VENUE

RESULT

MATCH DATE

MARGIN

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

WON

Feb 5, 2021

7 wickets

Delhi Bulls

Abu Dhabi

LOST

Feb 5, 2021

5 wickets

Pune Devils

Abu Dhabi

WON

Feb 3, 2021

8 wickets

Gladiators

Abu Dhabi

WON

Feb 2, 2021

3 runs

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

LOST

Feb 1,2021

8 wickets

 

Delhi Bulls vs Northern Warriors previous encounters

Ground

Date

Winner

Margin

Abu Dhabi

Feb 5,2021

Bulls

5 wickets

Abu Dhabi

Jan 20, 2021

Warriors

32 runs

Abu Dhabi

Nov 19,2019

Warriors

6 wickets

 

DJ Bravo: Champion for a reason.

The Bulls skipper has clicked for his team when needed after a poor start to the T10 season 2020/21.

A look at his spells this season.

Bravo in Abu Dhabi T10, 2020/21

Overs

Runs

Wets

Econ

Opposition

Ground

Match Date

2

21

1

10.50

v Bangla Tiger

Abu Dhabi

28-Jan-21

2

23

0

11.50

v Arabians

Abu Dhabi

29-Jan-21

2

35

1

17.50

v Warriors

Abu Dhabi

30-Jan-21

2

34

1

17.00

v Gladiators

Abu Dhabi

01-Feb-21

2

11

0

5.50

v Pune Devils

Abu Dhabi

02-Feb-21

2

18

1

9.00

v Qalandars

Abu Dhabi

04-Feb-21

2

14

2

7.00

v Warriors

Abu Dhabi

05-Feb-21

In the first four matches in this season, Bravo managed to pick just three wickets at an economy rate of 14.13 with a bowling average of 37.67. But in the last three games in the business end of the season, he has three wickets with an economy rate of 7.17 which is 50% better than his economy in the first four matches.

His bowling average has also improved in the last three games to approximately 62% compared to 37.67 and his strike rate has also improved in the last three matches.

DJ Bravo in Abu Dhabi T10 2020/21

First 4 matches

Metrics

Last 3 matches

8

Overs

6

113

Runs conceded

43

3

Wickets

3

14.13

Econ

7.17

37.67

Average

14.33

16

SR

12

With 27 wickets Bravo is the leading wicket-taker in Abu Dhabi T10 and he has already played 28 matches in Abu Dhabi T10 which is the most by a player.


Most wickets in Abu Dhabi T10

Player

Wkts

DJ Bravo

27

GC Viljoen

23

CJ Jordan

23

 


Most matches in Abu Dhabi T10

Player

matches

DJ Bravo

28

Zahoor Khan

27

N Pooran

25

 

Back-to-back finals for D Bravo in Abu Dhabi T10 as last year he played for Arabians and were the champions. He picked up 2/16 in his last finals vs Gladiators in 2019.

With five wickets vs Warriors, he is the leading wicket-taker vs Warriors in Abu Dhabi T10.

Most wickets vs Northern Warriors in Abu Dhabi T10

Player

Wkts

DJ Bravo

5

Aamer Yamin

4

BCJ Cutting

4

Qais Ahmad

4

 

Powell: The Big match player

Along with Nicholas Pooran, another key aspect for Warriors has been Rovman Powell. He has scored 353 runs and is the 3rd highest run-getter for the Warriors in Abu Dhabi T10. Powell has got these runs at an SR of 235.33.

Most runs for Warriors in Abu Dhabi T10

Player

Mat

Inns

NO

Runs

BF

SR

N Pooran

20

20

4

630

255

247.05

LMP Simmons

20

18

6

486

301

161.46

R Powell

16

15

10

353

150

235.33

AD Russell

14

13

4

291

135

215.55

Waseem Muhammad

8

6

1

185

72

256.94

One key factor which makes Powell a crucial component in the Warriors lineup is that he has scored runs in the important context of the game.

If we look at his top five scores in Abu Dhabi T10, two of his three fifties have come in the playoff of the Abu Dhabi T10.

Powell smashed two fifties in playoffs in 2018 and was the player of the match in the finals of 2018. He missed his 4th fifty by a run vs Team Abu Dhabi in Eliminator 2 yesterday.

Top 5 scores for R Powell in Abu Dhabi T10

Matches

Runs

Balls

4s

6s

SR

Opposition

Ground

Match Date

Qualifier'18

80*

35

4

9

228.6

v Pakhtoons

Sharjah

01-Dec-18

Final'18

61*

25

8

4

244.0

v Pakhtoons

Sharjah

02-Dec-18

Super League match

51*

23

4

4

221.7

v Gladiators

Abu Dhabi

02-Feb-21

Eliminator2, '20

49

24

5

2

204.2

v Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

05-Feb-21

Group stage

24*

8

2

2

300.0

v Delhi Bulls

Abu Dhabi

30-Jan-21

Powell has a strike rate of 235.33 in Abu Dhabi T10 which is the 3rd best by a batsman with a minimum of 125 balls faced.

Top 5 strike rate in Abu Dhabi T10 (min. 125 balls faced)

Player

Mat

Inns

NO

Runs

BF

SR

N Pooran

25

22

6

651

266

244.73

CA Lynn

8

8

1

371

157

236.3

R Powell

16

15

10

353

150

235.33

SE Rutherford

19

17

4

343

159

215.72

AD Russell

14

13

4

291

135

215.55

In the two games vs Bulls this season, Powell has scored 25 runs in nine balls. He scored 24* off 8 balls in group stage matches and an SR of 300.00. Whereas he was run out in the Qualifier scoring 1 run off 1 ball.

Trends in the Finals

The finals of the 4th season of Abu Dhabi T10 will be played between the Bulls and Warriors. Warriors are the first team to feature in the finals twice and will be eyeing to lift the trophy again.

Let us have a look at the results of the previous finals of Abu Dhabi T10.

Twice the team chasing the target has won the Final. The Warriors lifted the trophy in 2018 they did it by successfully defending the total.

Final of Abu Dhabi T10 (season wise)

Season

Finals

Result

2017/18

Punjabi Legends vs Kerala Kings

Kings won by 8 wickets

2018/19

Northern Warriors vs Pakhtoons

Warriors won by 32 runs

2019/20

Maratha Arabians vs Deccan Gladiators

Arabians won by 8 wickets

Since the 2018 Abu Dhabi T10 playoffs were introduced, let us have a look at the roadmap of the winners in the previous editions in playoffs.

In 2018, the Warriors lost their Qualifier but bounced back in eliminator 2 and went on to lift the trophy. Will they manage to repeat this feast again in the 2020/21 season?

Winning team’s roadmap to Finals in playoffs in Abu Dhabi T10 since

Season

Final

Winner

Winners in Playoffs

2018/19

Warriors vs Pakhtoons

Warriors

Lost Qualifier

Won Eliminator 2

Won the final

2019/20

Arabians vs Gladiators

Arabians

Won Qualifier

           -

 Won the final

 

Delhi Bulls vs Northern Warriors: Statistics and numbers

  • 2/3: In the Finals of previous seasons of Abu Dhabi T10 the team chasing a target has won twice in three seasons. Warriors are the only team who have won the title while defending a total in 2018.
  • 4: Delhi Bulls have won four matches on a trot.
  • 23: runs N Pooran (651) needs to be the leading run-getter in Abu Dhabi T10. He will be surpassing A Fletcher (673 runs).
  • 10: runs L Simmons needs to complete 500 runs in Abu Dhabi T10, he will be the 4th batsman to reach this landmark after A Fletcher, N Pooran, and Paul Stirling.
  • 10: dismissals as WK for Pooran in Abu Dhabi T10 is the most by a WK.
  • 3: times so far F Allen has picked two wickets in a single over in this season.
  • 5: Bravo has picked 5 wickets vs Warriors in Abu Dhabi T10, most by a bowler vs Warriors.
  • 28: matches played by D Bravo are the most by a player in Abu Dhabi T10.