The Cyprus Eagles and Blackcaps team will lock horns in the Match 11 of European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus Encore 2021. The Blackcaps have the presence of Pawandeep and Waqas Akhtar, while it will be Jawad Shah and Rajasekhar Poluri who will hold the key for Cyprus Eagles. The Blackcaps team is captained by the Rajwinder Brar, while Murali Alanki leads the Cyprus Eagles team.
The Blackcaps team have not been able to open their account in this tournament, and lost both their league matches. They could not defend their total of 101 in the last fixture. While the Cyprus Eagles started the tournament in a fine fashion with 2 wins in 2 matches, and will be looking to continue the same form. In the last fixture, they chased down the target of 94 runs.
This fixture will be the Match 11 of the Cyprus Encore 2021 tournament, and will see the quality players up against each other. The Blackcaps played quite well in the previous tournament and had 8 wins in 13 matches, while the Cyprus Eagles were average with 5 wins in the 12 league matches, and have a very good chance of redeeming themselves.
Fixture Name: Match 11
Competition: European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus Encore 2021
Date: 15 October
Time: 9:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
BCP(recent last): L L L
CES(recent last): W W L
Venue: Ypsonas Cricket Ground, Limassol
Pitch Report: The match between Cyprus Eagles and Blackcaps team is scheduled to take place in Ypsonas Cricket Ground. The scores on this venue has hovered around 100, which is also the par score. Here, most of the matches have been won by the team batting first, and the bowlers need to improve their performances to win matches for the team.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Cyprus Eagles 96/4 won by 6 wickets against Nicosia Tigers 93/4 in Match 10 of ECS T10 Cyprus 2021.
It will be an exciting encounter between the two top teams in the tournament, who also have a good track record. The captain pick for this game will be Jawad Shah, who has displayed all round capabilities and will be a vital player. While, the vice captain can be Waqas Akhtar, with an ability to be impressive in the both departments.
WICKET-KEEPERS: N Ahmed
BATSMEN: Manikanta Ranimekla, Pawandeep, Jugraj Singh
ALL-ROUNDERS: Jawad Shah, Waqas Akhtar, Srinivas Angarekkala, Rajasekar Poluri
BOWLERS: Umar Farooq, Qasim Anwar, Tirupathi Sandireddy
The Blackcaps are expected to win this fixture due the team’s fine balance and track record in the 2021 season. Although they have not started off well, but have quality players in their ranks to start their winning momentum. While, the Cyprus Eagles will look to continue the fine form and win the upcoming matches on the back of experienced players.
The Cyprus Eagles have started off well in the tournament and has 2 wins in 2 matches, and will be upbeat ahead of this fixture. In the last league match, they chased down the target of 94 runs in 9 overs. The key contributor in the batting department was Jawad Shah, who scored 48 runs, and Manikanta Ranimekala was impressive with the ball.
The bowler has been impressive in the 2021 season to contain runs and scalp key wickets and will be looking to continue his form. With his pitch perfect bowling and including yorker in the armoury, Tirupathi can play an important role for the Cyprus Eagles team in going deep in the tournament. In the Cyprus 2021, he picked 8 wickets.
The all rounder will play a crucial role for the team in this fixture due to his terrific form in the T10 circuit this year. He has the ability to pick wickets and score runs in a consistent manner, and will look to maintain the same form. In the previous tournament, Jawad scored 288 runs at an average of 24, and picked up 11 wickets, depicting his fine caliber.
Captain: Murali Alanki
Wicket-keeper: Naseer Ahmed
Possible Top Four: Umar Shah, Srinivas Angarekkala, Naseer Ahmed, Rajasekhar Poluri
Pace Bowlers: Charan Nalluri, Jawad Shah
Spin bowlers: Tirupathi Sandireddy, Manikanta Ranimekala
Player to Watch: Rajasekhar Poluri has been playing well in the 2021 season, and would look to be proficient in this fixture.
CES Playing 11 (likely)
Naseer Ahmed (wk)
Manikanta Ranimekala (c)
The Blackcaps team were impressive in the previous tournament, but have started off with 2 losses in the tournament. In their last league fixture, the team posted a good total of 101 runs, but the bowlers were ineffective and opposition chased down the total in 8 overs. The top picks for the team will be Waqas Akhtar and Pawandeep.
The experienced player will be looking to give his best in this fixture and help the team in getting the much needed win. Waqas displayed all round capabilities in the previous tournament, which made sure that Blackcaps remain the 2nd best team until the league stage. In 13 matches, Waqas scored 291 runs at an average of 32.33, and also took 11 wickets.
He can be your differential pick due to his reliable performances in the T10 circuit for the past 1 year. He has scored 33 runs in the last league fixture to help them post the target of 102, which is the above par score on this venue. Pawandeeep would look to keep contributing in an effective manner, and provide a platform for the finishers.
Captain: Rajwinder Brar
Possible Top Four: Waqas Akhtar, Pawandeep, Kulwinder Singh, Tejwinder Singh
Pace Bowlers: Resham Singh, Waqas Akhtar, Hardeep Singh, Umar Farooq
Player to Watch: Resham Singh is a talented player and would look to be at his best in this fixture.
BCP Playing 11 (likely)
Rajwinder Brar (c)
Watch Cyprus Eagles vs Blackcaps European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus Encore streaming live on FanCode. All the stats and news related to European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus Encore is available on the European Cricket Series official website. This is the second tournament on trot in the Cyprus, and the same ground has hosted both tournaments.
The CES vs BCP match do not have any broadcasting rights with any other channels, and no TV Channels will telecast the Match 11 of the European Cricket Series Encore 2021. Instead, you can stream the CES vs BCP live on the FanCode app and get all the ball by ball commentary and action. A 50% crowd is allowed in the stadium due to the covid related concerns.