The Sindh and Northern will compete in the Match 6 of National T20 Cup 2021. The key players of Northern team are Haider Ali and Sohai Tanvir. While, Sindh will require the contributions of Sharjeel Khan and Shan Masood. The Sindh team is led by the wicket-keeper Sarfaraz Ahmed, and Shadab Khan is the captain of Northern team.
The Sindh team have won their first league match against Southern Punjab by 5 wickets, and their batting effort was commendable. While, the Northern team also got off to a winning start by 6 wickets against the Balochistan team, and the overall performance of the team was impressive and would look to continue the same in this fixture as well.
The SIN vs NOR match is scheduled to be played at Rawalpindin Cricket Stadium. This will be the 2nd fixture for both the teams in the National T20 Cup 2021, and the second match of the day. The youngsters like Rohail Nazir and Zaman Khan will play an important role for Northern, while uncapped players like Shahnawaz Dahani and Hasan Mohsin will be crucial for the Sindh team.
Fixture Name: Match 6
Competition: Pakistan National T20 Cup 2021
Date: 25 September
Time: 8:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
SIN(recent last): W L W
NOR(recent last): W W L
Venue: Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Pindi
Pitch Report: The match between Sindh and Northern is slated to be played in Pindi. Here, the pitch has been very good for the batters at the night, with the dew playing a major role. The bowlers need to cautious of their line-lengths to avoid leaking runs in the death overs. The par score on this venue is 165, to compete well against the opposition.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Central Punjab 145/8 won by 2 wickets against Balochistan 142/7 in National T20 Cup 2021.
Both the teams will be positive ahead of this fixture and would look to perform with their strong bowling attack. The 4 bowlers are chosen for this fixture, 2 from both the teams. The captain pick will be Haider Ali who has a fine experience in the T20 format. While, vice-captain can be Khurram Manzoor who has a good track record and form in the National T20 Cup.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Rohail Nazir
BATSMEN: Haider Ali, Asif Ali, Khurram Manzoor, Shan Masood
ALL-ROUNDERS: Shadab Khan, Anwar Ali
BOWLERS: Haris Rauf, Sohail Tanvir, Rumman Raees, Shahnawaz Dhani
The Northern team is expected to win this fixture on the back of experienced bowling as well as batting attack. Their performances was more balanced than the opposition team. While, Sindh team have to bowl well against the batters like Haider Ali and Asif Ali, and their batting department needs to continue the same form as of the last league match.
The Sindh team won their first league match against Southern Punjab by 5 wickets. Although the bowlers gave away 175 runs in the first half, the batters were impressive to chase down the total in the last over. The team would look to be proficient in the bowling unit to give less pressure to the batters. The top picks from the Sindh team will be Khurram Manzoor and Anwar Ali.
Khurram will be one of the best picks for this game due to his terrific form in the T20 format. He is the most experienced player of this squad and has the ability to strike the ball well and can stabilize in crucial situations. In the last league match, Manzoor scored 84 runs and helped the team to chase down a tough target of 176.
Anwar has been contributing quite well in both departments for the last few years in the domestic as well as international cricket. He has displayed the ability to pick wickets off the new ball, but has to leak less runs. In the last league match, he smacked 29 runs off 9 balls which made it possible for the Sindh team to secure their first victory in 2021 season.
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 Shan Masood who has been a quality player in the Pakistan domestic circuit and can perform very well in this fixture against SOP.
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 started off with a confident win in the last league match against Balochistan. The team performed well as a team, with the bowlers and batters providing fine contributions. The Northern team contained opposition to a score of 139 runs with Haris Rauf and Nawaz being terrific with the ball, and Haider Ali and Asif Ali struck well with the bat.
One of the top quality players in the Pakistan cricket, Haider has been building his reputation well with fine contributions across white-ball cricket tournaments in the domestic and international cricket. In the last league match, Haider scored 58 off 41 balls to guide the team to chase down the target of 140 in 17 overs.
The consistent wicket-taker can be your differential pick due to his raw pace and perfect line-lengths. Since he has played for the Melbourne Stars in the BBL, his performances have been impressive in the T20 cricket and would look to continue the same form. In the first league match against Balochistan, Rauf scalped 2 wickets and had an economy of 4.50.
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 Nawaz, who is a proven performer in the Pakistan cricket and also picked 2 wickets in the first league match against Balochistan.
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 Sindh vs Northern 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 6 of the Pakistan National T20 Cup 2021 with a total of 6 teams taking part in the tournament.
The SIN vs NOR 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.