ENC vs PRC Dream11 Prediction: The first semi-final of the KCA Club Championship 2021 will be played between the Eranakulam Cricket Club and the Prathibha Cricket Club at the SD College Cricket Ground in Alappuzha on 15 September. This will be the one last opportunity for both these teams to book a spot in the finals of this edition of the KCA Club Championship.
Even after losing their last game against the Tripunithura Cricket Club, the Eranakulam Cricket Club have managed to qualify for the semi-finals. However, the major reason for this has been their consistent performances at the early stage of the competition and peaking up at the right point. On the other hand, the Prathibha Cricket Club registered a brilliant 3-wicket win in their previous outing against Masters RCC.
This will be the 31st consecutive match at the SD College Cricket Ground in Alappuzha and the wicket should have gradually weared down to a great extent. Thus, it will be interesting to see whether the ball will come easily onto the bat or not as there will some great amount of help for the spinners. Both the teams will be eager to play at the best of their potentials.
Fixture Name: 1st semi-final, Eranakulam Cricket Club vs Prathibha Cricket Club
Competition: KCA Club Championship
Date: 15 September
Time: 9:30 AM IST
Ground: SD College Cricket Ground, Alappuzha
Pitch Report: The surface and the conditions at the SD College Cricket Ground will have competitive environment both for the batters and bowlers. There will enough help on the track to make an exciting contest between two quality sides. The par score will once again remain around 130-140 while bowling first will be a good decision for the captain winning the toss.
Despite losing their last game, it will be a strong move to pick more players from the Eranakulam Cricket Club in your fantasy cricket teams as they have been in a good form both with the bat and ball. It will be a great deal to pick more number of all-rounders and batsmen from either of the sides to increase the chances of winning.
WICKET-KEEPERS: S Subin
BATSMEN: Alfi Francis, Abhiram CH, K J Rakesh, Vyshak Chandran
ALL-ROUNDERS: Joffin Jose, Sharafuddeen NM, PS Sirajudheen
BOWLERS: Midhun PK, Vinod Kumar, Aaron Jude
The Eranakulam Cricket Club are likely to win this match as they have some superb and consistent performers in their line-up as compared to their opponents. However, the Prathibha Cricket Club will also pose a great fight in this exciting contest and will definitely want to give their best in this knock-out match. The winner of this game will straightaway qualify for the finals of the KCA Club Championship 2021.
The semi-finalists Eranakulam Cricket Club have banked upon on the likes of Alfi Francis, Abhiram CH and Bovas Justin to come good in the batting department. M Arun, Sreehari Nair and Joffin Jose will be their key bowlers. The players would be really charged up to perform with the best of their potentials to help the Eranakulam Cricket Club successfully book a place in the finals of the KCA Club Championship.
For the Eranakulam Cricket Club, Alfi Francis failed to contribute much with the bat in the last match. However, he did well both with the bat and ball in the game against Masters RCC smacking 55 runs off only 25 balls and also picked up a crucial wicket with the ball. He has got consistent starts in this tournament so far and he would want to do the same in this last league match as well.
Eranakulam Cricket Club’s Joffin Jose has consistently performed really well in the batting line-up for his side especially in the difficult situations this tournament. In two consecutive matches recently, he scored remarkable scores of 59 and 49 against BK-55 and Jolly Rovers. Therefore, he will surely be an important performer to watch out for due to his all-round skills shown this season.
ENC Playing 11 (likely)
The Prathibha Cricket Club did amazingly well both in the batting as well as bowling department in the last win against Masters RCC. The likes of Vyshak Chandran, Sachin PS, Sharafuddeen NM and Sreenath have been amongst the runs in this competition. They will depend a lot on Aswanth Sanker, Sharafuddeen and Rakesh to deliver with in the bowling department.
For the Prathibha Cricket Club, Sharafuddeen NM smacked a crucial cameo of 25 runs off 13 balls with the bat and also took a crucial wicket with his superb bowling skills. Sharafuddeen scored 27 runs off 20 ball and was also economical with the ball in the game against Masters Cricket Club. He has been a wonderful player for his side this season.
Prathibha Cricket Club’s captain JR Sreeraj has stood up for his side from the front especially in the pressure situations in this KCA Club Championship 2021. However, his performance has suffered a dip in the last few matches, but he will be a key player in this semi-final encounter. He also picked up three vital wickets in the last meeting against Eranakulam Cricket Club.
PRC Playing 11 (likely)
Watch the KCA Club Championship Live score and streaming on the FanCode app. All the player stats and match scores along with exciting live ball-to-ball commentary will be available on FanCode. There will a great experience of entertainment and FanCode is the official sponsor of this local competition organised by the Kerala Cricket Association. There will be some exciting names in action in this ENC vs PRC 1st semi-final encounter.
The 2021 edition of the KCA Club Championship will not be broadcasted on the television in India. The television broadcasting rights was not available for this local Twenty20 competition and the live streaming will be available only at the online platform which is the FanCode app. However, even on the FanCode app, the entertaining cricketing coverage is available just like it is on the television sets.
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