The Norway and Sweden team will lock horns once again in the Match 6 of European Cricket Championship T10 2021. The Norway team has the presence of players like Raza Iqbal and Walid Ghauri, while Khalid Zahid and Share Ali are key players of Sweden team. The Sweden team is led by Abhijit Venkatesh and Raza Iqbal leads the Norway team.
The Norway team have lost their league matches to Sweden and Spain in this season of ECC T10. It will be a crucial match for the Norway team to keep their hopes alive for the next round. While, Sweden have won both their league matches against Norway and Luxembourg.
The Sweden team has looked confident in their approach and are on a winning momentum with win in the last bilateral series, and have started this season with 2 wins in 2 matches. While, Norway team have to bowl well in the death overs and with a fine batting performance can go well in this tournament.
Fixture Name: Match 6
Competition: European Cricket Championship T10
Date: 14 September
Time: 12:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
NOR(recent last): L L L
SWE(recent last): W W W
The match between Norway and Sweden will be played in Cartama Oval ground situated in Malaga. On the Day 1 of the tournament, it was a good surface for the batters and the par score will be 110 on this ground. The bowlers have to be wary of their lengths to keep the batters in check and dismissing them as soon as possible.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Spain 112/5 won by 5 wickets against Norway 112/5 in Match 5 of ECC T10 2021.
The best combination would be 7:4 for Sweden:Norway due to the player’s performance until now in the season. The players like Rahel Khan and Share Ali will be vital picks due to their form and track-record. While, Raza Iqbal and Wahidullah Sahak will be the backbone of Norway. The bowlers like Khaliz Zahid and Hassan Mehmood are quite experienced.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Suhail Iftikhar, I Zia
BATSMEN: Rahel Khan, Share Ali, Zabi Zahid, Wahidullah Sahak, Raza Iqbal
ALL-ROUNDERS: Azam Khalil
BOWLERS: Khalid Zahid, Hassan Mehmood, Ahmadullah Shinwari
The Sweden team’s bowling has been impactful in the first 2 matches of this season of European Cricket Championship. While, their batting has played well and will be confident of beating Norway once again. The Norway would look to rectify their mistakes especially in the bowling department and play aggressively with the bat.
The Norway team needs an equal support in both the departments, and these picks have been the best in business in the shorter format. Although one of them has not performed well in the 2 matches, but remains as the integral part of the team. These 2 picks are Raza Iqbal and Muhammad Sher.
The middle-order batsman will be vital to the team in the next 2 matches due to his ball-striking capabilities.
Muhammad Sher in ECC T10 2021: 3 Runs, Bat. AVG. 1.50
The captain of the Norway team hit a half-century in the 1st match and will look to recount on this experience to perform well for the team.
Raza Iqbal in ECC T10 2021: 52 Runs, Bat. AVG. 26
The Norway team is not likely to make any changes for this fixture, and will play with same 11.
NOR Playing 11 (likely)
The Sweden team are playing quite well and have received equally good contributions from all their departments. The two picks have extensive experience in European Cricket Series and international cricket, and have started the season in a fine fashion. These 2 picks are Rahel Khan and Azam Khalil.
The most experience player of Norway team will be the most vital player due to his ability to stabilize the team in crucial situations and has the ability to bowl as well.
Rahel Khan in ECC T10 2021: 40 Runs, Bat. AVG. 40
The middle-order batsman of the Sweden team has provided the team a boost to post a strong total on the board and can be a differential pick.
Azam Khalil in ECC T10 2021: 41 Runs, Bat. AVG. 20.50
The Sweden team have won all the 2 league matches and are expected to keep their winning combination intact and reach the next stage.
SWE Playing 11 (likely)
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No channels will broadcast NOR vs SWE match on TV.