AM vs MAK Dream11 Team: It’s time for the big match in the Ghazi Amanullah Khan Regional One Day Tournament. It is time for the FINAL. Amo Region is all in readiness to face the winner of the eliminator Mis Ainak Region. Amo Region has been the best team of the tournament winning all their games so far. They have dominated all their games and have won all of them with quite a few overs to spare. The form of captain Javed Ahmadi has been exceptional as he has led the batting from the top. They have chased tricky targets from the start of the tournament and have responded well to the pressure. In the bowling, the left arm spinner Sharafuddin Ashraf has picked up 9 wickets in just 4 games at an average of just 15. Their bowlers have collectively put their hands up and haven’t allowed the opposition to post a big target which their batsmen have chased down smartly. Final will bring a different sought of pressure to this team but they have already shown in the tournament that they are capable of handling big match situations.
Mis Ainak Region are not left too behind either. They have won 3 games and the 1 game they lost was to Amo Region. The Rahmanullah Gurbaz led team has some quality players in their lineup and their presence in the stage of a final makes them a dangerous team. In the eliminator, they restricted Band-e-Amir Region to a well below par total of 129 which they chased down with 12 overs to spare. Rahmat Shah anchored the chase with his classy half century while left arm spinner Zia-ur-Rehman picked up 5 wickets. They have the young and talented Gurbaz at the top while the presence of Rahmat Shah gives their batting a security. With the quality of players they have in their lineup, Amo Region will have to play their ‘A’ game on Thursday to take the trophy.
Fixture name: Amo Region vs Mis Ainak Region
Competition: Ghazi Amanullah Khan Regional One Day Tournament 2020
Date: 22 October 2020
Time: 10 AM IST
Ground: Kandahar Cricket Stadium, Kandahar
Brief score of the last result at the venue- Mis Ainak Region 130/3 (37.4 overs) beat Band-e-Amir Region 129 all out by 7 wickets.
The credit for the success of Amo Region in this tournament should be given to the outstanding performances of their skipper Javed Ahmadi and Sharafuddin Ashraf. Ahmadi has led the run scoring right from the top scoring 235 runs at an average of 78 and having a staggering strike rate of 98. This included a match winning century that he scored in the first game. Other than this, he has led the team beautifully in the field with some clever bowling changes. Sharafuddin Ashraf has proved to be the go to bowler for his team. He has made full use of the conditions favoring him and has picked up 9 wickets at an average of just 15. Given the conditions, he can play a crucial role in the AM vs MAK today match prediction. The experience of Mirwais Ashraf has given their bowling lineup much needed control and the 16-year old Kharote has looked an exciting prospect. With some excellent performances so far, they are looking the favorites to win the final too and maintain their unbeaten run.
On the other hand, Mis Ainak Region have not played badly either as the one game they lost was to the table toppers of the tournament. Rahmat Shah has found some form after slow start to the tournament. The average of 57 shows his consistency with the bat. Skipper Gurbaz has failed to fire at the top but we know how dangerous the young 18-year old can be on his day. He is a big match player and can score some quick runs at the top. In the bowling, chinaman bowler Zahir Khan has been the leading wicket taker of the tournament so far picking up 11 wickets in just 5 matches at an average of under 17. But the surprise package for them has been the performance of fast bowler Haseebullah. He helped his team defend a below par total and picked up a 5-wicket haul in his debut List A match.
A 9 AM start ensures that there will be some moisture in the air and it will assist the fast bowlers until the ball is new. Amo Region has won all the games chasing so far, so they would like to continue the trend. The weather is expected to be sunny and no chance of rain is expected. Spinners have dominated the tournament so far and they will have a huge role to play in this match too. So pick your AM vs MAK Dream11 team accordingly.
AM vs MAK Dream11 Playing 11
AM Playing 11 (probable)
Javed Ahmadi (C)
Afsar Zazai (wk)
MAK Playing 11 (probable)
Rahmanullah Gurbaz (C) (wk)
Ziaur Rahman Sharifi
AM vs MAK Dream11 Expert Tips
Javed Ahmadi- Ahmadi has been the best opener and the second most successful batsman so far in the competition. An average of 78 and a strike rate of 98 proves how successful he has been in the competition so far. He has one century to his name and has often carried his team home in most of the matches. He can be a useful player in the AM vs MAK Dream11 prediction.
Rahmat Shah- The most dependable batsman in the Afghanistan lineup was slow to start off the tournament but has gained momentum. He is next to Javed Ahmadi on the top run scorers list with 228 runs to his name. Known for his good technique and ability to play long innings, his contribution is going to be crucial in the game.
Sharafudin Ashraf- The left arm spinner has been impressive and is the highest wicket taker for Amo region so far. He has been excellent with his tight lines and lengths in the middle overs and has 9 wickets to his name at an average of 15. His bowling in the middle overs as well as in the powerplay will be crucial for the outcome of the game.
Zahir Khan- Zahir has been the best bowler of the tournament so far. He is constantly picking up wickets in the middle overs which has derailed the opposition’s progress. He has a lethal googly in his armoury with which he picks up a lot of wickets in the death overs.
Nangayelia Kharote- Another left arm spinner who has been impressive this year for Amo Region, Kharote has picked up 8 wickets in just 4 games. At 16, he was impressive at the Shpageeza T20 League and now he is averaging just under 15 at an economy of under 4. He is also a useful option with the bat in the lower order.
Rahmanullah Gurbaz- The skipper of the Mis Ainak Region is known for his blistering batting at the top. He strikes at 140 in T20 international cricket. But he is yet to play a big innings in the tournament so far. The final is the best opportunity for the 18-year old to showcase his talent.