The England XI and Belgium team will compete in the Match 10 of European Cricket Championship T10 2021. The England XI team need the contributions of players like Sam Pearce and Harrison Ward, while Saber Zakhil and Adnan Razzaq are key players of Belgium team. The Belgium team is led by Sheraz Sheikh and Dan Lincoln is the captain of the England XI side.
The England XI side will be confident enough to face the Belgium team after 6 straight wins in the tournament. In their last league match, they dominated the Spain team and won the match by 93 runs. While, the Belgium side also have been impressive in the tournament and were the winners in the group stage. In the last league match, they beat Austria in a comprehensive manner by 34 runs.
The last fixture of the second day of the Final Championship week of the European Cricket Championship T10 2021 will be an exciting encounter between the top teams, who were the winners in their respective groups. Additionally, they both are coming into this game after securing a confidence boosting victory in their last league match.
Fixture Name: Match 10 (Final week)
Competition: European Cricket Championship T10 2021
Date: 5 October
Time: 8:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
ENG-XI(recent last): W W W
BEL(recent last): W W W
Venue: Cartama Oval, Malaga
Pitch Report: The match between England XI and Belgium is scheduled to played in Cartama Oval, Malaga. The scores of 120+ are easily scored on this venue, and the bowlers have been punished hard for not paying optimum attention to their line lengths. The most of the matches have been won by the team batting first, and the trend is expected to be the same in this fixture as well.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Italy 180/6 won by 96 runs against Spain 84/8 in Match 8 of ECC T10 2021.
The 6 players from England XI, and 5 from Belgium are selected in your Dream11 team. The captain pick is Dan Lincoln, who has been terrific in the tournament with his timing and range of shots and is the second highest run scorer as well, and vice captain can be Saber Zakhil who is a fierce hitter in the T10 circuit and has been in fine form.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Dan Lincoln
BATSMEN: Harrison Ward, Alex Mellor, Adnan Razzaq, Omid Rahimi
ALL-ROUNDERS: Babarkhel Aziz Mohammad, Saber Zakhil, Sam Pearce
BOWLERS: Rich Edwards, Murid Ekrami, Arthur Godsal
The England XI team is expected to win this fixture and take the top position in the points table, and also confirm their spots for the playoffs matches. Their balance has been terrific throughout the tournament to win matches. While the Belgium team have to continue their good form, like they have did in the tournaments, and have the capacity to beat the strongest team.
The England XI team has been one of the most entertaining and talented side in the ECC T10 2021. In their last league match, the team was terrific to post a score of 178, courtesy an unbeaten partnership of Dan Lincolm and Harrison Ward. Then the bowlers did their job well to contain the opposition and win the game by 93 runs and are well on track.
The opener of the England XI and also the captain has been in terrific form in the tournament. Dan is the second highest run scorer in the tournament and will look to keep the form same. Dan has been impressive in superlative batting performance to give the England XI team a good start and can stabilize the team well in crucial situations.
The bowler has been impactful with his contribution in the middle as well as the death overs. He has been picking consistently and has emerged as the leading wicket taker in the tournament. In his last appearance for England XI yesterday, Sam picked 3 wickets and would be confident about his abilities. In 10 matches, Sam has scalped 18 wickets.
Captain: Dan Lincoln
Wicketkeeper: Dan Lincoln, Alex Mellor
Possible Top Order: Dan Lincoln, Harrison Ward, Tom Bevan, Alex Mellor
Pace Bowlers: Andy Rishton, Richard Edwards, Arthur Godsal
Spin Bowlers: Euan Woods, Alex Russell, Sam Pearce, Max Uttley, Tom Bevan
Player to Watch Out: The middle order batsman Alex Mellor has looked confident in the tournament and is expected to fare well in this fixture against Belgium.
ENG-XI Playing 11 (likely)
1. Dan Lincoln (c & wk)
2. Harrison Ward
3. Tom Bevan
4. Alex Mellor
5. Sam Pearce
6. Andy Rishton
7. Richard Edwards
8. Euan Woods
9 Alex Russell
10. Arthur Godsal
11. Max Uttley
The Belgium team will look to be proficient in both the departments to secure a win against the strong opponents. In their last league match, the batters put up a fine show to score 171 runs, with the contribution of Razmal Shigiwal, Aziz, and Khalid. While, Adnan Razzaq and Khalid Ahmadzai was impressive with the ball. The top picks Belgium will be Saber Zakhil and Adnan Razzaq.
One of the best strikers of the ball in the T10 cricket would be looking to continue his blistering form in the tournament. Saber has the ability to hit long balls, from the ball 1, which has helped the team to be on the winning side most of the times. In the last league match, Saber scored 47 off 20 balls to give the bowlers enough runs to defend the score.
The leading wicket taker of the Belgium team has been a silent performer of the team. He has been pitch perfect with line lengths and has contained runs and picked wickets in the power play overs, which has helped the team to bag crucial wins and will be positive about his performances. In 10 matches, Adnan has scalped 12 wickets.
Captain: Sheikh Sheraz
Wicketkeeper: Ali Raza
Possible Top Order: Aziz Mohammad, Muneeb Muhammad, Saber Zakhil, Sherry Butt
Pace Bowlers: Shagharai Sefat, Adnan Razzaq, Khalid Ahmadi
Spin Bowlers: Sheikh Sheraz, Murid Ekrami
Player to Watch: The batting all rounder Khalid Ahmadzai has been impressive in the last few matches, and can provide contribution in both departments.
BEL Playing 11 (likely)
6. Khalid Ahmadzai
7. Ali Raza (wk)
8. Fahim Bhatti
9. Omid Rahimi
10. Adnan Razzaq
11. Murid Ekrami
Watch England XI vs Belgium European Cricket Championship T10 Live score and streaming on Fancode. All the news updates and stats related to the European Cricket Championship T10 will be available on the European Cricket Network official website. This will be the 17th day of the tournament and `10th fixture of the Final week matches in ECC T10 taking place at Cartama Oval.
The ENG-XI vs BEL 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. The crowd is allowed in the stadium and different facilities have been provided for the kids and adults, for having a fine experience in Cartama Oval.