The Italy and Czech Republic team will compete in the Match 4 of the European Cricket Championship T10. The Italy team will require the contributions from Amir Sharif and Hassan Ahmad. While, the Czech Republic team has the presence of players like Sudesh Wickramsekara and Sabawoon Dawizi. The Italy team is led by Baljit Singh and Arun Ashokan captains the Czech Republic team.
The both teams have been terrific in the T10 tournaments and will be looking to play well on the first day of the ECC T10 2021. Th Italy team has already played their first match and could not secure a victory, while the Czech republic team are currently playing their first league match, and this will be their second league match.
Both the Italy and Czech Republic have been involved in various ECS T10 tournaments, and are quite experienced on how to proceed in shortest format and hold your nerves during crucial situations. This is the Match 4 of the European Cricket Championship T10 2021 and will be an interesting battle between both the teams.
Fixture Name: Match 4 (Group C)
Competition: European Cricket Championship T10 2021
Date: 27 September
Time: 6:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
CZR(recent last): Debut
ITA(recent last): Debut
Venue: Cartama Oval, Malaga
Pitch Report: The match between Italy and Czech Republic is scheduled to played in Cartama Oval, Malaga. The batters are expected to be scoring by playing their natural and the bowlers will be under-pressure on this venue. In the first match of the Group C, it was observed that that there is no par score on this ground, and bowlers have to be pitch-perfect with their execution.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Netherlands XI 126/6 won by 4 runs against Austria 122/8 in ECC T10 2021.
The main players of Czech Republic have been selected in the Dream11 team. A total of 6 players from Italy and 5 players from CZR are selected. The captain pick can be Amir Sharif who has been terrific in both departments, and vice-captain can be Sudesh Wickramsekara who is a talented performer in the T10 circuit as well.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Hassan Ahmad
BATSMEN: Sudesh Wickramsekara, Aakash Parmar, Ammad Khan, Manoj Rodrigo
ALL-ROUNDERS: Arun Ashokan, Amir Sharif, Arun Ashokan
BOWLERS: Kayur Mehta, Muhammad Imran, Baljit Singh
The Czech Republic team is expected to clinch victory in this fixture due to the better experience and performance of the players in the T10 format. It is expected they will be quite proficient in the batting department, and can edge out Italy team. While, Italy team will have to improve their bowling performances in this fixture.
The Italy team could not secure the victory in the first league match against Germany which was a thriller. The team batted quite well to post a fine total of 111 runs on the board. While, the bowlers could not perform well under pressure and would look to improve their performance. The top picks for the team will be Hassan Ahmad and Amir Sharif.
The top-order batsman will look to provide a solid foundation for the team, like he did it in the first league match of the tournament. He has a track record of performing quite well to put his team in advantage position due to his solid ball striking capabilities. In the first match, he scored 20 off 13, and was impressive to provide a fine start to Italy.
One of the best picks for this match will look to continue his same form in the tournament. In the first league match, Amir was terrific to provide a quickfire contribution of 24 runs. Then, with his pace and accuracy, Amir picked up 4 wickets to make the match interesting, but could not take the team home in the last over.
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 Nisar Ahmed who has been impactful with his performance in the T10 and would look to forget the failure of the last match and perform well.
ITA Playing 11 (likely)
1. Manoj Rodrigo
2. Hassan Ahmed
3. Baljit Singh (c)
4. Amir Sharif
5. Ammad Khan
6. Nissar Ahmed
7. Jaspreet Singh
8. Ravi Paul
9. Adnan Muhammad
10. Muhammad Imran
11. Janaka Waas
The Czech Republic is coming into this match after winning their last league match against Finland. The team posted a target of 92, which is a below par score on this wicket. The main contributors with the bat was Arun Ashokan and Sudesh Wickramsekara, while Satyajeet and Sudesh performed well with the ball.
The captain of the Czech Republic was quite impressive with his batting performances in the first league match. He has been a fine performer in the T10 cricket and will look to maintain the same form. Ashokan scored 42 off 26 balls and will be vital to the batting unit of the Czech Republic in the ECC T10.
The all-rounder has been a quality performer in the ECS T10 tournaments with his contribution in both departments. In the first league match against Finland, Sudesh scored 44 runs and stitched fine partnership with the captain. Then, in the second half, bowled well to pick 3 wickets at a fine economy rate and would look to keep performing well.
Captain: Arun Ashokan
Wicket Keeper: Hilal Ahmad
Possible Top 4: Sabawoon Davizi, Arun Ashokan, Sudesh Wickramasekara, Aakash Parmar
Pace Bowlers: Sabawoon Davizi, Ali Waqar
Spin Bowlers: Keyur Mehta, Naveed Ahmed,Arun Ashokan
The x-factor for the team would be Hilal Ahmad who has a fine track record of playing well in the T10 format and is expected to be leading from the front at the top-order.
CZR Playing 11 (likely)
1. Sabawoon Dawizi
2. Aakash Parmar
3. Arun Ashokan
4. Sudesh Wickramsekara
5. Frederick Heydenrych
6. Naveed Ahmed
7. Hilal Ahmad (wk)
8. Satyajit Sengupta
9. Keyur Mehta
10. Ali Waqar
11. Sameera Maduranga
Watch Italy vs Czech Republic 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 11th day of the tournament and 3rd fixture of the Group C matches in ECC T10 taking place at Cartama Oval.
The ITA vs CZR 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.