NYS vs DG 2023 Final Match Preview Abu Dhabi T10 2023

NYS vs DG 2023 final match preview

NYS vs DG 2023 final match preview Abu Dhabi T10 2023: Ultimately,  Deccan Gladiators (DC) make a hattrick of finals after a 28-run win against the Morrisville Samp Army (MSA).

Interestingly, it is the second consecutive clash for New York Strikers (NSY) and Deccan Gladiators (DG)  in the finals, following the previous edition of the Abu Dhabi T10 tournament.

Moreover, it is the first final for NSY whereas the third consecutive one for DG from 2021 to 2023.

Unfortunately, losing both their qualifier matches was a stroke of tough luck for the Morrisville Samp Army.

Morrisville Samp Army, who were regarded as the chase master of the Abu Dhabi T10 2023, lost both their qualifier matches while chasing a huge target.

Despite losing the Qualifier 1 match, Morrisville Samp Army couldn’t make use of another chance to storm into the finals of Abu Dhabi T10 League 2023.

Here are the results of the Qualifier 1, Eliminator, and Qualifier 2 rounds witnessed on the same day – 8th December 2023 (Friday). The details have been tabulated in a proper format along with the toss result that comprehends well for the NYS vs DG 2023 final match preview:

RoundMatchTimingsToss ResultMatch Outcome
Qualifier 1New York Strikers (NYS) vs Morrisville Samp Army (MSA)03:30 pm Local / 05:00 pm ISTMorrisville Samp Army (MSA)  New York Strikers (NYS ) won by 41 runs
EliminatorBangla Tigers (BT)  vs Deccan Gladiators (DG)06:00 pm local / 07:30 pm ISTDeccan GladiatorsDeccan Gladiators (DG ) won by 10 wickets
Qualifier 2Deccan Gladiators (DG) vs Morrisville Samp Army (MSA)08:30 pm local / 10:00 pm IST Morrisville Samp Army (MSA)Deccan Gladiators (DG ) won by 28 runs

From the above results, it becomes clear that Morrisville Samp Army’s skipper Faf du Plessis’s decision to field first completely backfired his plans. As a result, Deccan Gladiators qualified for the finals of Abu Dhabi T10 consecutively for the third time.

NYS vs DG 2023 final match preview: Date, Venue, and Timings for Abu Dhabi T10 2023 finals

Here is the detailed information about the Abu Dhabi T10 2023 finals between NYS and DG along with the date, venue, and timings:

Date9th December 2023 (Saturday)
VenueSheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Live concert timings06:00 pm local ( 07:30 pm IST)
Match timings07:30  pm local ( 09:00 pm IST)

NYS vs DG 2023 final match preview: Pitch Report

The pitch conditions at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi provides an equal opportunity to both the batting and bowling side. Toss wouldn’t play a crucial factor at the venue.

Here is the result of the teams batting 1st and 2nd at this venue in the Abu Dhabi T10 League 2023 till the semi-finals of the tournament:

Total Number of matches played in Abu Dhabi T10 League 2023Teams won batting first in Abu Dhabi T10 League 2023Teams won batting second in Abu Dhabi T10 League 2023
311417

From the above stats, it becomes evident that the teams batting 2nd at this venue have the majority of matches and will surely look to continue with the same strategy.

Contrarily, teams that do not win the toss can win a match by setting a high total against the opponents.

Moreover, Qualifier 1 and Qualifier 2 of the tournament were won by the teams defending the total.

For instance, New York Strikers despite losing the toss in Qualifier 1, scored 121-5 in 10 overs and restricted Morrisville Samp Army to 80-9 in 10 overs. Similarly, Deccan Gladiators lost the toss in Qualifier 2 and scored 117-5 in 10 overs, and again Morrisville Samp Army was restricted from chasing the total by scoring 89-6 in 10 overs.

NYS vs DG 2023 final match preview: Weather Conditions

Humidity58%
Pressure ( in millibars)1014 mb
Maximum Temperature ( in Celsius)28°C
Minimum Temperature  ( in Celsius)23°C
Chances of RainNIL

New York Strikers (NSY) Probable Playing XI for Finals:

S.NoPlayerRole
1.Rahmanullah Gurbaz (Wk)Batsman
2.Muhammad WaseemBatsman
3.Niroshan Dickwella (Wk)Batsman
4.Asif AliBatsman
5.Kieron Pollard ( C )All-rounder
6.Odeon SmithBowler
7.Chamika KarunaratneAll-rounder
8.Sunil NarineAll-rounder
9.Mohammad AmirBowler
10.Akeal HoseinBowler
11.Muhammad JawadullahBowler

Deccan Gladiators (DC) Probable Playing XI for Finals:

S.NoPlayerRole
1.Nicholas Pooran ( C / WK )Batsman
2.Tom Kohler-Cadmore (Wk)Batsman
3.Andre Fletcher  (Wk)Batsman
4.Andre RussellAll-rounder
5.David Wiese  All-rounder
6.Fabian AllenAll-rounder
7.Imad WasimAll-rounder
8.Nuwan ThusharaBowler
9.Zahoor KhanBowler
10.Mohammad Zahid  Bowler
11.Luke WoodAll-rounder

NYS vs DG 2023 final match preview: Teams Previous 5 Matches result in Abu Dhabi T10 2023

1. New York Strikers (NSY) Last Five matches result:

S.NoOpposition TeamResult
1.Morrisville Samp Army (MSA)Won by 41 runs
2.Morrisville Samp Army (MSA)Lost by 6 wickets
3.Chennai Braves (CB)Won by 5 wickets
4.Team Abu DhabiWon by 24 runs
5.Delhi Bulls ( DB)Won by 67 runs

2. Deccan Gladiators (DC) Last Five matches result:

S.NoOpposition TeamResult
1.Morrisville Samp Army (MSA)Won by 28 runs
2.Morrisville Samp Army (MSA) Lost by  6 wickets
3.Northern Warriors ( NW)Won by 8 wickets
4.Chennai Braves ( CB)Won by 10 wickets
5.Team Abu DhabiWon by 63 runs

NYS vs DG 2023 final match preview: Overall Facts

Deccan Gladiators would be aiming to make a hat trick by clinching the trophy for the third time.

At the same time, New York Strikers aim to clinch their maiden title of becoming the defending champions in the Abu Dhabi T10 league.

Additionally, New York strikers have the maximum advantage of clinching the trophy as they have won all its 5 previous 5 matches compared to Deccan Gladiators.

Can Deccan Gladiators become the first team to achieve a hattrick of wins in the Abu Dhabi T10 League 2023 finals?

( OR )

Will New York Strikers spoil the Deccan Gladiators party to clinch their first trophy of the Abu Dhabi T10 tournament?

The answers to the above questions will be witnessed on 9th December 2023 after 06:00 pm local / 07:30 pm IST…