The Nicosia Fighters CC and Blackcaps team will lock horns in the Match 31 of European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus 2021. The Nicosia Fighters CC need the performances from Munna Rahman and Parvez Miah, while Waqas Akhtar and Atta Ullah are the key players of Blackcaps. Alvi Chaudhry leads the Nicosia Fighters CC team, while Rajwinder Brar captains the Blackcaps team.
The Nicosia Fighters CC have only 1 victories in 6 matches and are confirmed to be not going into the playoffs stage. In their last league match, the team could not defend the total of 70 runs. While, the Blackcaps have 6 wins in 10 matches and have confirmed their qualification for the playoffs. In their last league fixture, they beat the opposition by a good margin of 34 runs.
This will be the Match 31 of the European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus 2021, and both the teams, Nicosia Fighters CC and Blackcaps will look to find wins for their specific purposes. The Nicosia Fighters CC will need the victory to end the tournament on a high in the last few league matches, while the Blackcaps will look to end at top two places in the tournament’s points table.
Fixture Name: Match 31
Competition: European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus 2021
Date: 2 October
Time: 9:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
BCP(recent last): W W L
NFCC(recent last): L L W
Venue: Ypsonas Cricket Ground, Limassol
Pitch Report: The match between Nicosia Fighters and Blackcaps team is scheduled to take place in Ypsonas Cricket Ground. On this venue, the scores of around 100 are easily, and is the par score as well. The batters have been confident of scoring runs on this pitch due to the reliable bounce, and the bowlers need to be efficient to contain the runs.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Sri Lankan Lions 105/5 won by 25 runs against Nicosia Tigers 80/9 in Match 30 of ECS T10 Cyprus 2021.
The 5 players from NFCC, and 6 from BCP are selected in the Dream11 Team. The captain pick will be Waqas Akhtar, who has the capabaility to contribute in both departments and has helped the team to qualify for the playoffs. While, the vice captain can be Abdullah Al Tasmin, who will look to continue his good form in the tournament.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Ashish Bam
BATSMEN: Atta Ullah, Kamran Ahmed, Munna Rahman
ALL-ROUNDERS: Abdullah Al Tasmin, Parvez Miah, Waqas Akhtar
BOWLERS: Qasim Anwar, Monirul Islam, Resham Singh, Parminder Singh
The Blackcaps are expected to win this match and take the top 2 positions in the points table. They have displayed brilliance in both the departments and would look to play the same way as of the last 2 league matches. While, the Nicosia Fighters need to better their bowling performances, and the experienced players need to come out of their shell and perform well.
The Nicosia Fighters CC have not been able to perform well in the tournament and have 1 win in 6 matches, and are out of the race for the playoffs. In their last league match, the team could not defend their total of 70 runs. They contributors for the team was Tasmin and Munna with the bat, and Saikat Al Amin was impressive with the ball.
The experienced player will be critical for the team’s prospects in this fixture. Although they are out of the race for playoffs, but need the wins to get confidence for the next season, and the players need to give their 100% effort. He has a good track record in the T10 format, and would look to give contributions in the last few league matches. In 6 matches, Tasmin has scored 145 runs an an average of 24.16.
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The bowler has been consistent in taking wickets in the last few matches, and will be vital for edging out the explosive batters of the opposition team. Monirul has been impressive in his debut ECS season, and has been able to contain runs as well. In 6 matches, he has scalped 6 wickets at an average of 15, and need spirited performances to lift the team’s confidence.
Captain: Alvi Chowdhury
Wicketkeeper: Noori Chowdhury
Possible Top Four: Parvez Miah, Kamrul Mahmud, Abdullah Al Tasmin, Abul Khayer
Pace Bowlers: Abdullah Al Tasmin, Sourav Ahmed
Spin Bowlers: Munna Rahman, Naeem Khan
The player to watch out from the team will be Kamrul Mahmud who has been impressive in the tournament, and is expected to do well in this match against Blackcaps.
NFCC Playing 11 (likely)
Abdullah Al Tasmin
Alvi Chaudhry (c)
Noori Chowdhury (wk)
The Blackcaps have been impressive in the tournament, with 6 wins in 10 league matches and need to continue the same momentum. In their last league match, the team won their match against Amdocs by 32 runs. The performances came from Waqas, Atta, Qasim, and Ashish in the batting department, and the bowlers were impressive to win match for the team.
The best pick for this game has scored most runs in the tournament and has been terrific with his ball striking at the top order, and the team has got a positive start due to his performances. He has also been delivering well with the ball, and has 10 wickets to his name. In 10 matches, Waqas has smashed 252 runs and would look to maintain the same form.
One of the prominent batters in the ECS T10 Cyprus circuit, Atta has been brilliant in this season with his ability to stabilize the team and keep the run rate steady. In 10 matches, Atta Ullah has scored 216 runs and will look to be proficient in their last few league matches to go with confidence in the playoffs of the tournament.
Captain: Rajwinder Brar
Possible Top Four: Waqas Akhtar, Pawandeep, Jeevan Kumar, Atta Ullah
Pace Bowlers: Resham Singh, Waqas Akhtar, Parminder Singh
Spin Bowlers: Gagandeep Singh
The player to watch out in the Blackcaps team will be Resham Singh, who has a fine track record in the T10 circuit and would look to perform well in this fixture to help the team in winning the match.
BCP Playing 11 (likely)
Rajwinder Brar (c)
Ashish Bam (wk)
Watch Nicosia Fighters CC vs Blackcaps European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus Live score and streaming on Fancode. All the news updates and stats related to the European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus will be available on the European Cricket Network official website. This will be the 16th day of the tournament comprising of 7 teams and the 31th fixture in the league stage.
The NFCC vs BCP 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. With the covid concerns, no crowd is allowed in the Ypsonas Cricket Ground, Limassol at Cyprus but the cricketing action is set to kick-start in exciting way.