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GIB vs BUL Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Pitch Report, Team Details

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GIB vs BUL Dream11 Prediction: In the third-place playoffs encounter of the Valletta Cup T20 2021 season, Gibraltar will be locking horns with Bulgaria at the Marsa Sports Club in Marsa. This is the final day in the ongoing edition of the tournament and the winning team from this match will finish at the third position on the points tally.

GIB vs BUL Dream 11 Prediction

Both these teams are coming into this game after facing different results unfold in their previous outings. Gibraltar should be high on confidence after that brilliant win in their most recent game in the ongoing edition of the competition, however, they ended up losing both of their first two matches against Switzerland and Malta. On the other hand, it has been a horrendous campaign for Bulgaria as they have lost all of their three games so far.

GIB vs BUL Match Details

This is the final day of the Valletta Cup T20 2021 and all the six matches so far have been played on the same venue at the Marsa Sports Club in Marsa. In the most recent meeting between these two teams, Gibraltar got the better of Bulgaria by a convincing margin of 37 runs. Gibraltar have won one match this season while Bulgaria have lost all three games so far.

Fixture Name: Third-place playoff, Gibraltar vs Bulgaria

Competition: Valletta Cup T20

Date: 24 October

Time: 1:30 PM IST

GIB vs BUL Ground Details

Ground: Marsa Sports Club, Marsa

Pitch Report: The surface at the Marsa Sports Club has offered terrific batting conditions so far in this tournament and the track is expected to behave in the similar manner for this game as well. There will be some amount of assistance for the pace bowlers and spinners as well. The average first innings total will once again remain around the 160-170 mark. However, the captain winning the toss should look to bowl first.

GIB vs BUL Dream 11 Team Prediction

It will be an important decision to pick a mixed combination of both BUL and MAL players in your respective dream fantasy cricket teams. It will be a calculative move to include more of all-rounders and bowlers to increase the chances of winning big contests. The likes of Omar Rasool, Hristo Lakov, Sulaiman Ali, James Fitzgerald and Balaji Pai remain the must pick players for this exciting contest.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Omar Rasool
BATTERS: Sulaiman Ali, Aravinda de Silva, Balaji Pai, Kenroy Nestor
ALL-ROUNDERS: Hristo Lakov, James Fitzgerald, Louis Bruce
BOWLERS: Delrick Varghese, Charles Harrison, Ahsan Khan

GIB vs BUL Dream 11 Fantasy Tips 2021

The Gibraltar side will start as the favourites to win this match against Bulgaria. Gibraltar have some really good players in their team who have the ability to leave an impact in the T20 format both with the bat and ball and they registered a brilliant win against Bulgaria. On the other hand, Bulgaria will be eyeing to finish their campaign on a high and will look to improve their game both with the bat and ball.

GIB Top Picks

For the Gibraltar, it will be very much important to bring in their experience upfront both in the batting as well as bowling departments in this final phase of the T20 tournament. The likes of Kenroy Nestor, Nikhil Advani, Chris Delaney and James Fitzgerald will be their mainstay clogs in the batting department. On the other hand, the likes of Morgan Peters, Richard Cunningham and Balaji Pai will be hoping to put up a consistent show with the ball.

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Balaji Pai

Gibraltar captain Balaji Pai has led his team from the front in the ongoing edition of the tournament. In the last game against Bulgaria, he composed a wonderful innings of 107 runs off just 52 balls that included 11 fours and 2 sixes. Balaji has been in a terrific form both with the bat and ball in the last five matches. He has smashed a total of 187 runs in the last five games and also taken 6 wickets.

Name Runs Wickets
Balaji Pai 187 6

 

James Fitzgerald

For the Gibraltar, all-rounder James Fitzgerald has been really effective both in the batting as well as bowling departments. He has the ability to deliver in the pressure situations both with the bat and ball. James Fitzgerald has smashed as many as 67 runs while playing in 8 matches. Although, he has not taken a lot of wickets, but has an impressive economy of 6.79.

Name Runs Wickets
James Fitzgerald 67 2

GIB News

  • There are no injury problems in the Gibraltar camp.
  • They are unlikely to make any big time changes.
  • Balaji Pai will be the captain.
  • Joseph Marples will keep the wickets.
  • The likes of Kenroy Nestor, Nikhil Advani, Chris Delaney and James Fitzgerald will be their mainstay clogs in the batting department.
  • The likes of Morgan Peters, Richard Cunningham and Balaji Pai will be hoping to put up a consistent show with the ball.

GIB Playing 11 (likely)
Louis Bruce
Kenroy Nestor
Chris Delaney
James Fitzgerald
Balaji Pai
Richard Hatchman
Joseph Marples
Richard Cunningham
Joe Wilson
Andrew Reyes
Morgan Peters


BUL Top Picks

The Bulgaria side needs to perform well above their potential in the tournament both in the batting as well as bowling departments. The likes of Bakhtiar Tahiri, Aravinda de Silva, Hristo Lakov and Sulaiman Ali will have to play a significant role in the batting department and all of them will want to be amongst the runs in the T20 World Cup. On the other hand, the trio of Albin Jacob, Rohan Patel and Atagyul Ahmadhel will form part of the bowling attack.

 

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Hristo Lakov

For the Bulgaria team, Hristo Lakov has been a phenomenal cricketer due to his sensational record both with the bat and ball. He is coming into this tournament after hitting two brilliant half-centuries in back-to-back matches and has scored a total of 181 runs in the last five matches. Hristo Lakov has notched up 334 runs while playing in just 14 T20 matches. He can also contribute with the ball having taken 12 wickets.

Name Runs Wickets
Hristo Lakov 334 12

 

Sulaiman Ali

Bulgaria’s Sulaiman Ali has performed impressively well both with the bat and ball in the last few games. He has smashed as many as 176 runs in the last five matches that includes three 40-plus scores. He played an unbelievable knock of 73 runs off just 38 balls in a T20 match. Sulaiman Ali can also deliver amazingly well with the ball as he has picked up 5 wickets at an excellent economy.

Name Runs Wickets
Sulaiman Ali 178 5

BUL News

  • There are no major injury problems in the Bulgaria camp.
  • They are likely to play the same team from the previous match.
  • Prakash Mishra will be the captain.
  • Omar Rasool will keep the wickets.
  • The likes of Bakhtiar Tahiri, Aravinda de Silva, Hristo Lakov and Sulaiman Ali will have to play a significant role in the batting department.
  • The trio of Albin Jacob, Rohan Patel and Atagyul Ahmadhel will form part of the bowling attack.

BUL Playing 11 (likely)
Omar Rasool
Bakhtiar Tahiri
Aravinda de Silva
Kevin DSouza
Sulaiman Ali
Hristo Lakov
Prakash Mishra
Rohan Patel
Albin Jacob
Saim Hussain
Atagyul Ahmadhel

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Watch GIB vs BUL Live Score And Streaming

Watch the Valletta Cup T20 2021 Live score and streaming on the CricHeroes’ YouTube Channel. All the player stats, details, analysis and match scores along with exciting live ball-to-ball commentary will be available exclusively on the Fancode app. The cricket fans can also visit the CricHeroes’ YouTube Channel and CricHeroes website for all the exclusive videos for each and every game in this edition of the Valletta Cup T20.

List of Channels to watch GIB vs BUL Match

The 2021 edition of the Valletta Cup T20 will not be broadcasted on the television in India. Even though the television broadcasting rights were not available for this local T20 competition, the viewers can enjoy the live streaming on the CricHeroes’ YouTube Channel alongwith proper analysis for each of the games. However, crowds won’t be allowed at the stadium.

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Kuljyot Singh

A cricket maniac who lives his life like a T20 match, time is short so make the most of it. Always thriving to learn more about cricket writing and obviously being an Indian, a big cricket expert.

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