The Nicosis Fighters CC and Sri Lankan Lions team will lock horns in the Match 19 of European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus 2021. The Nicosia Fighters CC have the presence of Parvez Miah and Munna Rahman, while it will be Roshan Sirwardana and Pradad Liyanage will be the key players of Sri Lankan Lions. The Sri Lankan Lions team is led by Nalin Pathirana, while Alvi Chaudhry captains the Nicosia Fighters team.
The Nicosia Fighters CC have 1 win in 2 matches and will be rather positive ahead of this fixture. In their last league match, the team won by 2 runs against Nicosia Tigers team. While, the Sri Lankan Lions are at 5th position in the table with 2 wins in 4 matches. In their last league match, the team was impressive enough to beat the opposition by 20 runs.
This will be the Match 19 of the European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus 2021, and Nicosia Fighters CC and Sri Lankan Lions team will feature in both the fixtures today. The host venue for both the matches will be Ypsonas Cricket Ground, Limassol. It will certainly be an important fixture due to 50% win ratio for both the teams in the tournament.
Fixture Name: Match 19
Competition: European Cricket Series T10 Cyprus 2021
Date: 25 September
Time: 9:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
SLL(recent last): W W L
NFCC(recent last): W L L
Venue: Ypsonas Cricket Ground, Limassol
Pitch Report: The match between Nicosia Fighters and Sri Lankan Lions team is scheduled to take place in Ypsonas Cricket Ground. Here the scores of 90+ easily scored and it will be a par score as well. It has been a tough tussle between the bowlers as well as batters, and need to be at their best to help their teams to win the match.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Nicosia Tigers 98/7 won by 3 wickets against Amdocs CC 96/7 in Match 18 of ECS T10 Cyprus 2021.
The 4 players from NFCC, and 7 from SLL are chosen in the Dream11 Team. The captain pick for your team will be Pradad Liyanage who has been the best batter for the team in the tournament. While, vice-captain can be Kamal Raiz who has helped SLL to win few matches. The differential pick can be Munna Rahman who has the reputation of performing well.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Nalin Pathirana
BATSMEN: Pradad Liyanage, Chamal Sadun, Roshan Siriwardana, Munna Rahman
ALL-ROUNDERS: Abdullah Al Tasmin, Parvez Miah, Denuwan Prarthana
BOWLERS: Kamal Raiz, Sourav Ahmed, Ruwan Jayakodi
The Sri Lankan Lions have a fine track in the T10 format and have started in a fine way in the tournament, and are in a brilliant momentum with 2 wins in the last 2 matches. They are expected to fare better than the NFCC team who have not been impressive in this season with their batting efforts and need to be proficient with the ball as well.
The Nicosia Fighters CC have 1 win in 2 matches and have been average with their batting as well as bowling performances. In the last league match, they won a thriller by 2 runs against Nicosia Tigers. The team posted a total of 91 runs, with the contributions of Kamrul and Munna Rahman, while all the bowlers pulled it off well to secure a win.
The middle-order batsman is the best pick from the NFCC team due to his tarck record and experience to perform well in the T10 circuit. In the last season, he was the best performer for the team with contribution in both departments. In this season, he has scored 28 runs and has a single wicket to his name and would look to replicate the last season’s performances.
The top-order batter has been impressive in his T10 career’s performance and is touted to be one of the brightest players to come out of Cyprus. In this season, Parvez has scored the most runs for the Nicosia Fighters CC team. In the first league match of this season, he scored 37 runs and would look to keep up the same momentum in this fixture.
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 x-factor for the team would be Abdullah Tasmin who has been an impressive player in the T10 circuit and would look to replcate last year’s performances in this season.
NFCC Playing 11 (likely)
The Sri Lankan Lions have 2 wins in 4 matches and need to bag crucial wins to go ahead with a winning momentum. In their last league match, the team scored 108 runs, which is an above par score and won by a fine margin of 20 runs. The key contributors for the team was Pradad Liyanage with the bat and Kamal Raiz with the ball and are the top picks for this game.
The top-order batsman has not featured in enough ECS matches but has impressed everybody with his ability lay a strong foundation for the SLL team. In the last league match, he was impressive with his innings of 47 runs which helped the team to win the match by 20 runs. In total, Pradad has scored 52 runs at an average of 26.
Kamal is an experienced player in the ECS T10 circuit and has picked up the most wickets for the Sri Lankan Lions team. He has displayed pitch-perfect line-lengths, with fine accuracy and pace to dismiss the batters. In 4 matches, he has scalped 7 wickets and can be a differential pick for this fixture against the Nicosia Fighters CC team, and will play a vital role.
Captain: Nalin Pathirana
Wicketkeeper: Nalin Pathirana
Possible Top Four: Mangala Gunasekara, Chamal Sadun, Pradad Liyanage, BLCS Kumara
Pace Bowlers: Ruwan Manawasingha, Mangala Gunasekara, Kamal Raiz, Chamal Sadun
The X-factor for the team will be Chamal Sadun who played well in the last league and can be a fine contributor in this fixture against Nicosia Fighters CC as well.
SLL Playing 11 (likely)
Watch Nicosia Fighters CC vs Sri Lankan Lions 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 9th day of the tournament comprising of 7 teams and the 19th fixture in the league stage.
The NFCC vs SLL 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.