World Cricket 2018-19: *FINAL* Round 17 - Friday, March 15, 2019Throwing a real *Googly* to end the comp Afghanistan vs Ireland, only Test @ Dehradun, India
New Zealand vs Bangladesh 3rd Test @ Christchurch
1. Pick 10 players from the lists below. 5 for each Test
2. Pick a maximum of 3 players from a team.
3. Pick at least 2 players from each section (3 batmen & 2 bowlers or vice-versa)
3. Pick 2 "Trump" players from your team whose scores "double". 1 Trump player for each Test
4. Pick 2 "supersub" (6th player). This player ONLY scores if any of your original 5 picks do not play the match
1. Every run scored by the player you pick scores 1 point.
2. Every wicket taken by a bowler scores you 20 points.
3. Every catch/stumping by the player scores you 5 points.
4. NO points for run-outs please
5. The score of your "trump" player is doubled.
Teams (including all-rounders into both categories for balance)Afghanistan Test Squad (ANNOUNCED)
Batsmen: Asghar Afghan (captain); Hashmatullah Shahidi; Ihsan Janat; Ikram Ali Khil; Javed Ahmadi; Mohammad Shahzad; Nasir Jamal; Rahmat Shah
Bowlers: Mohammad Nabi; Rashid Khan; Sharafuddin Ashraf; Wafadar Momand; Waqar Salamkheil; Yamin Ahmadzai; Zahir Khan; Sayed Shirzad
Ireland Test Squad (ANNOUNCED)
Batsmen: William Porterfield (captain); Andy Balbirnie; James McCollum; Kevin O'Brien; Stuart Poynter; Simi Singh; Lorcan Tucker
Bowlers: James Cameron-Dow; George Dockrell; Andy McBrine; Barry McCarthy; Tim Murtagh; Boyd Rankin; Paul Stirling; Stuart Thompson
**************************New Zealand (announced):
Batsmen: Kane Williamson (capt)...doubtful, injured, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Jeet Raval, Ross Taylor, BJ Watling, Will Young
Bowlers: Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Matt Henry, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner
Batsmen: Shakib Al Hasan (capt)---doubtful too; Liton Das; Mahmudullah; Mohammad Mithun; Mominul Haque; Mushfiqur Rahim (wk); Shadman Islam; Tamim Iqbal
Bowlers: Abu Jayed; Ebadot Hossain; Mehidy Hasan; Mustafizur Rahman; Nayeem Hasan; Khaled Ahmed; Taijul IslamDeadline:
Toss in Dehradun, India on Friday, March 15. That would be 9.00 pm FT time, Thursday March 14
. Please do not wait till last minute to lodge picks. If you miss deadline, your trump player scores would not count.