The England XI and Netherlands XI team will compete in the Playoff 1 Match of European Cricket Championship T10 2021. The England XI team need the performances of their experienced players like Sam Pearce and Harrison Ward. While, the Netherlands team have the presence of Ryan Klein and Clayton Floyd. The Netherlands team will be captained by Sebastian Braat and Dan Lincoln leads the England XI team.
The Netherlands team have secured 3 wins in 5 league matches. They won their last league match against Belgium by 11 runs . While, the England XI won their last league match against Austria team by 9 wickets, and have already qualified with 3 wins in 4 league matches. It will be a tough contest between both the teams, and will certainly have an advantage due to their rank in the points table.
The Playoff 1 match between England XI and Netherlands XI team will mark the starting of the semifinals matches of the European Cricket Championship T10 2021. When the last time they met in the tournament, the England XI team fared better and won the match. While, the other teams will play their fixtures according to the set schedules.
Fixture Name: Playoff 1 (Championship week)
Competition: European Cricket Championship T10 2021
Date: 7 October
Time: 12:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
NED-XI(recent last): W L W
ENG-XI(recent last): W L W
Venue: Cartama Oval, Malaga
Pitch Report: The match between Netherlands XI and England XI is slated to played in Cartama Oval, Malaga. The batters will have an assistance to score runs in a quick manner, and has the par score will be 120 on this venue. The teams are expected to post strong totals on the board, and would look to defend them well, and the bowlers will have to maintain the line length.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Italy 98/3 won by 7 wickets against Austria 97/10 in Match 20 of Championship Week of ECC T10 2021.
The 6 players from Netherlands XI, and 5 from England XI are chosen in the Dream11 team. The captain pick for your fantasy team will be Clayton Floyd, who has been terrific for the team with his all round contribution. While the vice captain can be Harrison Ward, who is one of the top run scorers in the tournament and would look to keep the same form.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Ratha Alphonse
BATSMEN: Alex Mellor, Victor Lubbers, Harrison Ward
ALL-ROUNDERS: Clayton Floyd, Sebastiaan Braat, Sam Pearce
BOWLERS: Rich Edwards, Ryan Klein, Viv Kingma, Arthur Godsal
The Netherlands team is expected to win this game due to the better bowling attack of the team. Their batters have also complimented the bowlers well in this pursuit, and would be looking to continue the momentum. While, the England XI also have displayed good performances in the tournament, and will be upbeat after beating the Austria team.
The Netherlands team will look to keep their form same and win the last few league matches and enter the playoffs. In the last league match, it was an all round contribution from the team. They posted a total of 133 runs, with the contribution of Clayton Floyd and Ryan Klein. Then the bowlers, led by Sebastiaan Braat secured 3rd victory for the team.
The captain of the Netherlands team have been terrific with his all round contributions in the tournament. In the match against Belgium, he picked 4 wickets and was the main reason for the team winning the match and confirming their place for the playoffs. Braat has also been impressive with the bat, and has scored 155 runs along with 19 wickets.
The prolific performer came back to his best with the bat and scored 65 of 26 balls in the last league match, which made sure that the team wins the league match. Clayton has been best performer for the team with his all round brilliance. In 15 matches for the team, he has scored 331 runs and also has 19 wickets to his name.
Captain: Sebastiaan Braat
Wicketkeeper: Asad Zulfiqar
Possible Top Order: Musa Nadeem Ahmad, Clayton Floyd, Boris Gorlee, Sebastiaan Braat
Possible Opening Bowlers: Vivian Kingma, Ryan Klein
Spin Bowlers: Clayton Floyd, Julian de Mey
Player to Watch Out: The pace bowler Ryan Klein were the pick of the bowlers for the team in the last league match, which helped them to win the crucial fixture.
NED-XI Playing 11 (likely)
1. Clayton Floyd
2. Musa Ahmad
3. Boris Gorlee
4. Sebastiaan Braat (c)
5. Victor Lubbers
6. Aryan Dutt
7. Vivian Kingma
8. Ratha Alphonse (wk)
9. Ryan Klein
10. Julian De Mey
11. Shariz Ahmad
The England XI team have been impressive in the tournament, and have secured 3 victories in 4 league matches. In the last league match, the bowlers perform well and posted 108 runs, which is way below par score. While, the openers Harrison Ward and Dan Lincoln would keep his team first and maintain the same blistering form.
The opener of the England team looked confident of his abilities in the last league match, after failures in the last 2 matches. Harrison scored 36 off 11 balls to give a solid platform for the other batters to finish well in the death overs. In 14 matches, Harrison has accumulated 363 runs at an average of 30.25, and has been able to keep the form same.
The spinner is the leading wicket taker in the tournament and would look to keep the form same for the next 2 games in the tournament. Sam has a fine experience of T20 Cricket, and was a a part in the English T20 Blast as well. He has injected his skills and confidence to push the team ahead and win the match and keep the top 2 spots in the points table. In 14 matches , he has 21 wickets at a fine average of 19.38.
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, Richard Edwards
Spin Bowlers: Euan Woods, Alex Russell, Sam Pearce, Max Uttley, Tom Bevan
Player To Watch Out: The bowler Rich Edwards has been picking wickets consistently and would look to keep the same performances.
ENG-XI Playing 11 (likely)
1. Dan Lincoln (c & wk)
2. Harrison Ward
3. Alex Mellor
4. Tom Bevan
5. Luke Webb
6. Sam Pearce
7. Andy Rishton
8. Richard Edwards
9. Arthur Gosdal
10. Zaman Akhter
11. Max Uttley
Watch England XI vs Netherlands XI 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 19th day of the tournament and 1st fixture of the Final Week matches in ECC T10 taking place at Cartama Oval.
The ENG-XI vs NED-XI 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.