The Cyprus Moufflons and Blackcaps team will compete in the Match 43 of European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus 2021. The Blackcaps need the performances from Atta Ullah and Waqas Akhtar, while it will be Lakhwinder Singh and Mehran Khan who have been the top performers of Cyprus Moufflons. The Blackcaps team is captaned by the Rajwinder Brar, while Muhammad Husnain leads the Cyprus Moufflons team.
The Blackcaps team have 8 wins in 12 league matches, and are positioned 2nd in the points table. They beat the Nicosia Fighters by 6 wickets in the last league match. While the Cyprus Moufflons are positioned 1st in the points table with 10 wins in the same number league matches. They won their last league match against Cyprus Eagles by 10 runs.
Fixture Name: Match 43
Competition: European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus 2021
Date: 10 October
Time: 12:00 AM IST
Team Form Guide:
BCP(recent last): W W L
CYM(recent last): W W W
Venue: Ypsonas Cricket Ground, Limassol
Pitch Report: The match between Cyprus Moufflons and Blackcaps team is scheduled to take place in Ypsonas Cricket Ground. The par score on this venue is 100, and the score which the teams have to pose a strong competition to the opponents. While, the bowlers need to maintain their line lengths, to avoid getting thrashed by the batters.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Cyprus Moufflons 100/4 won by 10 runs against Cyprus Eagles 90/5 in Match 42 of ECS T10 Cyprus 2021.
The captain pick would be Mehran Khan, who is the leading run scorer in the tournament, and has been able to strike the ball well with a wide range of shots. While, the vice captain for your team will be Waqas Akhtar, who has been excellent with his all around abilities in the tournament.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Scott Austin
BATSMEN: Atta Ullah, Waqar Ali, Mehran Khan
ALL-ROUNDERS: Waqas Akhtar, Minhas Khan, Gursewak Singh, Ravinder Brar
BOWLERS: Qasim Anwar, Murtaza Yamin, Umar Farooq
The Cyprus Moufflons have been the best side in the tournament and are expected to win this clash between the top teams. The team has got all their bases covered, and the batters have been quite consistent in their performances. While, the Blackcaps have also been playing well in the tournament, and will look to get confidence after beating their arch rivals.
The Cyprus Moufflons have been terrific with their performances in the tournament, and would look to keep the same in the upcoming matches. In their last fixture, the team won against Cyprus Eagles by 10 runs. They posted a score of 100, with the contribution of Scott Austin and Mehran Khan, while Gursewak and Lakhwinder were impressive with the ball.
The leading run scorer in the tournament will be the best pick for this game due to his fantastic track record and current form in the T10 format. He bats at no.3 position and can take care of the team’s top order and has the ability to finish well in the final few overs. In 12 matches, Mehran has amassed 291 runs at an average of 29.10.
The leading wicket taker of the tournament is in terrific momentum with his pace and line lengths. Lakhwinder has been given the opportunity to bowl in the middle and death overs, and been successful in containing runs and taking wickets. In 12 matches, Lakhwinder Singh has scalped 16 wickets at an average of 11.37, and will be a vital player for CYM.
Captain: Muhammad Hussain
Wicket-keeper: Scott Austin
Possible Top Four: Zeeshan Sarwar, Hamza Rehman, Mehran Khan, Gursewak Singh
Possible Opening Bowlers: Murtaza Yamin, Hamza Rehman
Possible Spin Options: Riyaz Kajalwala, Muhammad Hussain
Player to Watch: The captain Scott Austin has been impressive with his starts to the team and would look to convert it into a big one.
CYM Playing 11 (likely)
Scott Austin (wk)
The Blackcaps have also been impressive in the tournament, and have 8 wins in 12 league matches. In their last league fixture, the bowlers were quite impressive to contain the team to 77 runs, and all the bowlers were economical. Then, the batters led by Atta Ullah performed very well to chase down the score in 8 overs, and would loo to continue the same form.
Waqas has been the best performer for the team by scoring most runs, and picking most wickets. Waqas has a well built composure and abilities to perform well and win the matches for the team. In 12 matches, Waqas has amassed 285 runs and scalped 11 wickets at an average of 35.62 and 15.27 respectively, and can be a vital player.
He has been one of the best players in the tournament, with fine ball striking abilities. In the last league match, he absorbed the pressure well and scored 31 runs to help the team in chasing down the score to win the match for the team. In 12 matches, Atta has accumulated a total of 277 runs at an average of 30.77, and would look to keep it going.
Captain: Rajwinder Brar
Possible Top Four: Waqas Akhtar, Pawandeep, Jeevan Kumar, Atta Ullah
Pace Bowlers: Resham Singh, Waqas Akhtar
Spin Bowlers: Gagandeep Singh
Player to Watch: Resham Singh is a quality player with good control over his line length and is expected to perform quite well in this fixture.
BCP Playing 11 (likely)
Rajwinder Brar (c)
Ashish Bam (wk)
Watch Cyprus Moufflons vs Blackcaps European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus Live score and streaming on Fancode. All the news updates and stats related to the European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus will be available on the European Cricket Network official website. The tournament will be a good prep for the players participating against the top countries of Europe.
The CYM vs BCP match will not be broadcasted on any Television Channel, as they did not have bought rights for the tournament. The ball-to-ball commentary and live streaming action will be available on the FanCode app. With the covid concerns, no crowd is allowed in the Ypsonas Cricket Ground, Limassol at Cyprus but the cricketing action is set to kick-start in exciting way.