The Nicosia Fighters CC and Nicosia Tigers CC team will lock horns in the Match 7 of European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus Encore 2021. The Nicosia Tigers CC have the presence of Abdullah Al Tasmin and Munna Rahman, while it will be Roman Mazumder and Abid Ali who will hold the key for Nicosia Tigers CC. The Nicosia Tigers CC team is led by the Faysal Mia, while Alvi Chaudhry captains the Nicosia Fighters team.
The Nicosia Tigers made a terrific comeback in the tournament and won their last 2 league matches. Their last win came against the strong Blackcaps team by 10 wickets. While, the Nicosia Fighters will be coming into the game after a gap of many days, and was average in their performances in the previous tournament. They won their last fixture against Amdocs CC by 44 runs.
Fixture Name: Match 7
Competition: European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus Encore 2021
Date: 13 October
Time: 9:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
NCT(recent last): W W L
NFCC(recent last): W W L
Venue: Ypsonas Cricket Ground, Limassol
Pitch Report: The match between Nicosia Tigers CC and Nicosia Fighters team is scheduled to take place in Ypsonas Cricket Ground. The batting unit of each team has adapted quite well to the ground dimensions and pitch, and the average score will be 100. While, the bowlers will look to be efficient in their performances to contain the team’s score.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Blackcaps 98/3 won by 2 runs against Cyprus Eagles 96/6 in Match 10 of ECS T10 Cyprus 2021.
The captain pick for your Dream11 Team will be Roman Mazumder, who was terrific in the last tournament with the bat, and has contributed with the ball as well in the last fixtures. While the vice captain will be Abdullah Al Tasmin, who has a good track record and current form to take the team home in this crucial fixture.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Kamrul Mahmud
BATSMEN: Roman Mazumder, Munna Rahman, Kamran Ahmed
ALL-ROUNDERS: Iftekar Jaman, Anowar Hussain, Abdullah Al Tasmin, Parvez Miah
BOWLERS: Faysal Mia, Saikat Amin, Monirul Islam
The Nicosia Tigers are expected to win this game due to the fine momentum they have generated in the tournament. Their bowling as well as batting performances have been top notch and would look to continue the same form. While, the Nicosia Fighters will look to be proficient in this game to start their tournament with a win in this fixture.
The Nicosia Fighters CC could secure only 3 wins in 12 matches in the Cyprus season, which was concluded a few days back. But they will still be upbeat after winning their last fixture against Amdocs CC. The team displayed terrific performances to post 145 runs on the board, and then defended it well to win the match by 44 runs.
Parvez will have the responsibility to take the team home with his calculated contributions with the bat and ball. In 8 matches of Cyprus 2021, he scored 139 runs and picked up 5 wickets to help the team in achieving their set goals. But, still needs to perform better to keep the team in the hunt for the playoffs, and would look to count upon his experience.
Tasmin has been impressive in the T10 circuit, and will look to keep the form coming to the team to help them sealing victory and will be a vital player for this fixture. In 8 matches, Tasmin has scored 219 runs at an average of 31.28, and is a proven performer in the T10 circuit. Although he can bowl as well, but has not tried in this season.
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Captain: Alvi Chowdhury
Wicketkeeper: Noori Chowdhury
Possible Top Four: Parvez Miah, Kamrul Mahmud, Abdullah Al Tasmin, Alvi Chowdhury
Pace Bowlers: Abdullah Al Tasmin, Sourav Ahmed
Spin Bowlers: Munna Rahman, Naeem Khan
Player to Watch: Munna Rahman is expected to perform well in this fixture on the back of his experience.
NFCC Playing 11 (likely)
Abdullah Al Tasmin
Alvi Chaudhry (c)
Noori Chowdhury (wk)
The Nicosia Tigers team lost their first 2 matches, but quickly turned it around with 2 consecutive wins to find their confidence and momentum back in the tournament. In the last league fixture, they were quite impressive with the bat and chased down the target of 102 runs in 8 overs, on the back of Rashidul Hasan and Roman Mazumder, who are the top picks for this fixture as well.
The prolific run scorer will be looking to seal the matches for the team in the same manner as of the last 2 league matches. He has been performing quite well from the last tournament, and has the capability to be efficient and can stabilize it well. While, Rashidul Hasan scored 107 runs in 4 matches at an average of 53.50.
The best pick for this match has been performing really well in this T10 season and will look to contribute in a consistent manner. In 4 matches, Roman has scored 104 runs and also has 3 wickets, depicting his all round brilliance and was one of the reasons for the team winning their last 2 league matches and making a fine comeback in the tournament.
Captain: Faysal Mia
Wicketkeeper: Abid Ali
Top Four: Roman Mazumder, Shakhawat Hossain, Abid Ali, Mehedi Hasan
Pace Bowlers: Jahid Hassan, Tomal Aminul, Anowar Hussain
Spin Bowlers: Faysal Mia, Roman Mazumder
Player to Watch: Anowar Hussain played well in the last tournament and is expected to do well in this fixture.
NCT Playing 11 (likely)
Watch Nicosia Fighters CC vs Nicosia Tigers CC 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 4th day of the tournament comprising of 7 teams and the 7th fixture in the league stage.
The NFCC vs NCT 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.