The Italy and England XI team will be up against each other in the Match 6 of European Cricket Championship T10 2021. The Italy team will require the contributions of Amir Sharif and Hassan Ahmad, while Harrison Ward and Euan Woods are the key players of the England team. The all-rounder Baljit Singh leads the Italy team, while England XI is captained by Dan Lincoln.
The England XI side have been terrific in the tournament with 2 wins in 2 league matches and will look to continue the same form. They won their last league match against the Finland team by 9 wickets. While. the Italy team have no wins in the 2 league matches. They lost their last league match to Czech Republic by 8 wickets.
The both teams have outstanding talents in their ranks, and would look to be proficient in both departments. Although, the Italy team have lost their matches, but their top players need to find some form. While, the England XI have shocked everyone by performing quite well on the first day of the tournament. This is the Match 6 of the European Cricket Championship T10 2021.
Fixture Name: Match 6 (Group C)
Competition: European Cricket Championship T10 2021
Date: 28 September
Time: 2:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
ENG-XI(recent last): W W
ITA(recent last): L L
Venue: Cartama Oval, Malaga
Pitch Report: The match between England XI and Italy is slated to be played in Cartama Oval, Malaga. Here, the batters have been impressive enough to take the fine purchase from the pitch and hit long balls on a small ground. The par score on this venue will be 120, and the bowlers need to be at their best to be able to compete well with the batters.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: England XI 72/1 won by 9 wickets against Finland 71/6 in ECC T10 2021.
The 7 players from England team are selected due to their fine performances on the first day of the tournament. The captain pick can be opener of England, Harrison Ward, who has been terrific with his ball-striking capabilities in first 2 matches. While,vice-captain can be Amir Sharif with an ability to provide contirbutions in both departments of the game.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Dan Lincoln
BATSMEN:Harrison Ward, Ammad Khan, Baljit Singh
ALL-ROUNDERS: Sam Pearce, Euan Woods, Andy Rishton, Amir Sharif
BOWLERS: Muhammad Imran, Alex Russell, Rich Edwards
The England team is expected to continue their fine momentum in the tournament due to their talent and performances on the first day of the ECC T10 2021. While, Italy team did not looked confident of their abilities and their experienced players need to come out of their shell to perform and win the matches for the team in the tournament.
The England team have played exciting cricket on the first day of the tournament, and has shocked everyone on their debut. In the last league match, the bowlers were pitch-perfect to contain the opposition to 71. Then, it was a terrific effort by the top-order to chase down the total in a matter of 4 overs and would look to maintain the same form.
The opener of the England XI team has played blinder of an innings in the last 2 matches. In the last league match, Harrison smashed 40 runs off 12 balls to help the team in chasing down the score of 72 in 4 overs. He has a fine experience of playing in the T20 Blast and is expected to reap the benefits in this tournament. In 2 matches, he has scored a total of 81 runs.
The bowler has been a helping hand to the team’s debut tournament in the European cricket Circuit. Alex bowled quite well in the last 2 matches, and has picked 4 wickets at a fantastic average of 2.75, which depicts his fantastic line-lengths to disturb the flow of batters, and would look to continue his same form for getting them to playoffs.
Captain: Dan Lincoln
Wicketkeeper: Dan Lincoln, Alex Mellor
Possible Top Order: Dan Lincoln, Harrison Ward, Tom Bevan, Alex Mellor
Pace Bowlers: Zum Ahktar, Andy Rishton, Rich Edwards
Spin Bowlers: Euan Woods, Alex Russell, Sam Pearce, Max Uttley, Tom Bevan
The x-factor for the team would be Sam Pearce who has a fine experinece in the domestic cricket and was impressive with the ball on the first day of the tournament’s fixtures.
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. Zum Ahktar
11. Max Uttley
The Italy team will be disappointed with their efforts on the first day of the tournament. In the both league match, the team could not defend their totals, which were the good efforts from the batters. The top players of Italy will look to count on their experience to help the team to open their account in the tournament. The top picks will be Ammad Khan and Amir Sharif.
The top-order batsman has a fine experience of giving good starts to the team and has a fine composure to stitch crucial partnerships with other players. In 2 matches of the tournament, Ammad has accumulated 42 runs and will be vital to the team’s campaign if they want to win the matches in a comfortable fashion against the strong England team.
The bowling all-rounder has a nice pace and accuracy going through with him, and has the ability to be proficient with the bat as well. In the first league match, he picked 4 wickets and was impressive to bowl fine yorkers in the death overs. In the tournament, he has scalped 5 wickets and scored 39 runs and will look to keep getting better as the season progresses.
Captain: Baljit Singh
Wicket Keeper: Nisar Ahmed
Possible Top-4: Manoj Rodrigo, Amir Sharif, Hassan Ahmad, Baljit Singh
Pace Bowlers: Muhammad Imran, Ravi Paul, Amir Sharif
Spin Bowlers: Adnan Muhammad, Jaspreet Singh Singh
The x-factor for the team would be Baljit Singh who was terrific in the first league match and would look to play with his potential and secure crucial victories for the team.
ITA Playing 11 (likely)
1. Manoj Rodrigo
2. Hassan Ahmed
3. Baljit Singh (c)
4. Amir Sharif
5. Ammad Khan
6. Nisar Ahmed (wk)
7. Jaspreet Singh
8. Ravi Paul
9. Adnan Muhammad
10. Muhammad Imran
11. Janaka Waas
Watch England XI vs Italy 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 12th day of the tournament and 1st fixture of the Group C matches in ECC T10 taking place at Cartama Oval.
The ENG-XI vs ITA 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.