Manchester Originals go up against Northern Superchargers in The Hundred 2022 on Thursday, August 5, at The Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester. The match will start at 11:00 PM Indian Standard Time (IST). 

Last season, Colin Munro was the top run-scorer for the Manchester Originals with 165 runs while Matthew Parkinson was the leading wicket-taker with nine wickets at an economy rate of 6.99. The Originals finished sixth on the points table in Hundred 2021 with two wins and four losses from their eight matches; two games were abandoned.

Northern Superchargers finished fifth on the points table last season with three wins and four losses from their eight matches; one game was abandoned. Harry Brook was the leading run-scorer for the Superchargers with 189 runs at a strike rate of 153 while Adil Rashid was the leading wicket-taker with 12 wickets at an economy rate of 7.68.

Manchester Originals vs Northern Superchargers The Hundred 2022 odds

Parimatch oddsManchester Originals: 1.71, Northern Superchargers: 2.06

Bet365 odds:  Manchester Originals: 1.72, Northern Superchargers: 2.10

Betwinner odds: Manchester Originals: 1.73, Northern Superchargers: 2.104

10CRIC odds: Manchester Originals: 1.68, Northern Superchargers: 2.06

Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.

Manchester Originals vs Northern Superchargers head-to-head

Northern Superchargers beat Manchester Originals by 69 runs in their only match in The Hundred so far. John Simpson scored a match-winning 71 off 28 for the Superchargers.

Northern Superchargers have lost their last three matches in The Hundred while Manchester Originals have won one, and lost two of their last three games.

Manchester Originals vs Northern Superchargers probable playing XI

Manchester Originals: Jos Buttler (captain and wicket-keeper), Colin Ackermann, Phil Salt, Laurie Evans, Ashton Turner, Andre Russell, Sean Abbott, Fred Klassen, Matt Parkinson, Richard Gleeson, Wanindu Hasaranga.

Northern Superchargers: Luke Wright, Adam Lyth, Faf du Plessis, Harry Brook, Adam Hose, John Simpson (wicket-keeper), David Wiese, David Willey (captain), Matthew Potts, Wahab Riaz, Adil Rashid.

Manchester Originals vs Northern Superchargers top picks

Manchester Originals: Watch out for Phil Salt from the Manchester Originals. Salt scored 122 runs last season at a strike rate of 141.86. The 25-year-old averages 17.42 and has the highest score of 30 in this format.

Northern Superchargers: John Simpson will be the top pick from the Northern Superchargers. The wicket-keeper batter scored 152 runs last season at a strike rate of 165.21 last season. Simpson averages 38.00 and has the highest score of 71 in the Hundred.

Manchester Originals vs Northern Superchargers The Hundred 2022 prediction 

Manchester Originals have a slight edge going into the game against Northern Superchargers. The Originals look like a far more balanced unit as compared to the visitors.

The Northern Superchargers have beaten the ManchesterOriginals before in the Hundred. However, the visitors lack the firepower to beat a strong side like the Originals.

Manchester Originals vs Northern Superchargers The Hundred 2022 playing conditions and weather report

Maximum Temperature: 18°C

Precipitation: 30%

Humidity: 64%

Wind: 15 km/h