FIBA Men's Qualifier: NZL v JOR - Shea Ili leads the captaincy race
Sun, 28th Aug


Match Details:

New Zealand vs Jordan
Date: 29th August 2022
Time: 12:30pm IST


Both teams were placed in group E along with four other teams. They are playing to secure a place in the FIBA basketball world cup 2023.

New Zealand won all their 5 games in the league so far. They won their last match against Saudi Arabia 80-65 and are standing at top most place in group E points table.

Jordan won 3 games and lost 2 games until now. They won their last match against India 80-64 and are placed at 3rd place in group E points table.

Shea Ili will play as a starting guard for New Zealand. He is regarded as one of the best defensive player in the country.

Ahmad Al-Dwairi is averaging more than 30 fantasy points a game in qualifiers. In the last match he scored 11 points, 12 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 blocks.

I am backing New Zealand to win this match. Watch out for Makram Benjamin Gold to produce a match winning performance.

New Zealand:

Probable starting lineups:

PG Shea Ili
SG Jordan Ngatai
SF Reuben Te-Rangi
PF Isaac Fotu
C Benjamin Gold

Best bench players:

SF Ethan Rusbatch
SG Nikau McCullough



Top picks (average fantasy points per game):

PG Shea Ili - 26.7 points
SG Jordan Ngatai - 23.1 points


Probable starting lineups:

PG Freddy Ibrahim
SG Dar Tucker
SF Amin Abu Hawwas
PF Hashem Abbas
C Ahmad Al-Dwairi

Best bench players:

SF Zaid Abbas
SF Sami Bzai



Top picks (average fantasy points per game):

C Ahmad Al-Dwairi - 32.8 points
SG Dar Tucker - 28.7 points

Punt picks:

PG Flynn Cameron (16.0 credit)
PF Ahmad Alhamarsheh (8.5 credit)

Captain and vice captain choices:

1.Shea Ili
2.Ahmad Al-Dwairi
3.Isaac Fotu

Fantasy team:


Expert advice:

Try 10 member 5 winner leagues
3 member 1 winner leagues
4 member 1 winner leagues
11 member 3 winner leagues
Mini GL

Disclaimer: The views expressed here are of the author and are not a reflection of the actual points you might earn.


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