The Northern and Sindh team will compete in the Match 14 of National T20 Cup 2021. The key players of Northern team are Haider Ali and Imad Wasim. While, Sindh will rely on the contributions of Shan Masood and Khurram Manzoor. The Sindh team is captained by the wicket-keeper Sarfaraz Ahmed, and Shadab Khan is the leader of Northern team.
The Sindh team have secured 3 wins in 4 matches in the tournament. In their last league match, they lost to Khyber Pakhtunwa by 6 wickets. While, the Northern team moved up the table by winning their last league match against Central Punjab by 6 wickets, and have the same wins as of the Sindh team. It will be a terrific contest between the top teams in the tournament.
The NOR vs SIN match is scheduled to be played at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium. The both teams met each other earlier in the tournament as well, and the Sindh team emerged victorious. While, the Northern team need to secure crucial win to get their confidence going in the tournament. This will be the Match 14 of the Pakistan National T20 Cup 2021.
Fixture Name: Match 14
Competition: Pakistan National T20 Cup 2021
Date: 1 October
Time: 8:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
SIN(recent last): L W W
NOR(recent last): W W L
Venue: Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Pindi
Pitch Report: The match between Northern and Sindh is slated to be played in Pindi. Here, the team batting second have got the fine assistance of chasing down the score easily, which is the case observed in the last 2 days of the tournament. The bowlers need to perform well, with the ball being wet and need special performances to take quick wickets in the power play overs.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Khyber Pakhtunwa 156/4 won by 6 wickets against Sindh 150/7 in National T20 Cup 2021.
Both the teams have quality players in their ranks, and it;s a bit difficult to choose players from the all rounder department. The captain pick for this fixture will be Haider Ali, who has been a terrific player in the T20 format and has scored most runs in the tournament. While, the vice captain can be Khurram Manzoor, who has been impressive with his hitting.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Sarfaraz Ahmed
BATSMEN: Haider Ali, Asif Ali, Khurram Manzoor, Shan Masood, Sharjeel Khan
ALL-ROUNDERS:Mohammad Nawaz, Anwar Ali
BOWLERS: Haris Rauf, Mohammad Hasnain, Sohail Tanvir
The Northern team was terrific in the last league match with the fighting performances to chase down the score of 201 runs. While, the team’s bowling attack is far experienced than the opponents as well. The Sindh team have to get their winning momentum back by improving their batting performances to keep the top position in the points table.
The Sindh team have secured 3 wins in 4 matches, and they lost their last league match to Khyber Pakhtunwa. The team could post only 150 runs on the board, with top contributions of Saud Shakeel and Khurram Manzoor. While the bowlers could not contain runs and pick enough wickets to help the team in winning the fixture. The top picks for this fixture will be Khurram Manzoor and Anwar Ali.
The experienced batsman has been one of the best players in the T20 format at the Pakistan domestic level. He could not play enough matches in international cricket, but is quite talented with his ball striking capabilities. In the last match, Manzoor scored 54 off 37 balls to help the team in posting a respectable total on the board, and has a total of 147 runs in the tournament.
The star all rounder has been a steady customer, when it comes to his batting as well as bowling performances. With right pace and good line lengths with the ball and track record of finishing well with the bat, Anwar can be a differential pick for your game. In the tournament, he scored 97 runs at an average of 97, and has picked 2 wickets.
Captain: Sarfaraz Ahmed
Wicketkeeper: Sarfaraz Ahmed
Possible Top Order: Sharjeel Khan, Shan Masood, Saudd Shakeel, Sarfaraz Ahmed
Pace Bowlers: Mohammad Hasnain, Rumman Raees
Spin Bowlers: Mir Hamza
The differential pick for the team would be Saud Shakeel, who is a talented youngster and has been contributing to the team well in the last 2 matches in the National T20 Cup.
SIN Playing 11 (likely)
1. Sharjeel Khan
2. Shan Masood
3. Khurram Manzoor
4. Sarfaraz Ahmed (c & wk)
5. Hasan Mohsin
6. Danish Aziz
7. Anwar Ali
8. Rumman Raees
9. Mohammad Hasnain
10. Shahnawaz Dahani
11. Zahid Mahmood
The Northern team won their last league match in a convincing fashion against Central Punjab team. The team’s bowling performance was disappointing, where they gave away 200 runs. But the batters led by Haider Ali put in a brilliant show for the crowds and the audience watching it through the TV sets to chase down the total in the last over and would look to continue the same performances.
One of the best players in the Pakistan Cricket, Haider Ali has been playing very well in the T20 format. His recent experiences with the Jamaica Tallawahs must have helped him to improve his performances. In the last league match, Haider smashed 101 runs off 53 balls to help the team in winning the match. In this way, he has become the highest run scorer in the tournament as well.
The batting all rounder has possibly find his best T20 form in this tournament, where he has been consistent with his performances with the bat, and is a proven performer with the ball. In the last league match, Nawaz scored 41 off 21 balls and stitched crucial partnership with Haider Ali to chase down the target. In the 2021 season, Nawaz has scored 127 runs and picked 4 wickets.
Captain: Shadab Khan
Wicketkeeper: Rohail Nazir
Possible Top Order: Umar Amin, Zeeshan Malik, Haider Ali, Rohail Nazir
Pace Bowlers: Sohail Tanvir, Haris Rauf
Spin Bowlers: Mohammad Nawaz, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan
The x-factor for the team would be Mohammad Musa, who is a fine performer in the Pakistan domestic cricket and is expected to perform very well for the team in this fixture.
NOR Playing 11 (likely)
1. Umar Amin
2. Zeeshan Malik
3. Haider Ali
4. Shadab Khan (c)
5. Rohail Nazir (wk)
6. Asif Ali
7. Imad Wasim
8. Mohammad Nawaz
9. Sohail Tanvir
10. Haris Rauf
11. Zaman Khan
Watch Northern vs Sindh National T20 Cup 2021 Live score and streaming on Pakistan Cricket YouTube Channel. All the news updates and stats related to the National T20 Cup will be available on the Pakistan Cricket Board official website. This will be the Match 14 of the Pakistan National T20 Cup 2021 with a total of 6 teams taking part in the tournament.
The NOR vs SIN match will not be broadcast on Indian Television Channel, as none of the sports channels have bought the rights for the broadcast. The ball-to-ball commentary and live streaming action will be available on the Pakistan Cricket YouTube Channel. The vaccinated individuals can buy the National Cup T20 2021 tickets and can watch the match in the stadium.