The Spain and Sweden team will lock horns in the Qualifier 2 of European Cricket Championship T10 2021. The Spain team has the presence of players like Christian Mills and Raza Iqbal, while Rahel Khan and Share Ali are key players of Sweden team. The Sweden team is led by Abhijit Venkatesh and Christian Mills leads the Spain team.
The Spain team had 5 wins, while Sweden secured 4 wins in the league stage. They both have been fine performers in the ECS tournaments and it will be a tough match to enter the finals and meet the Belgium team. They need to perform well as a unit to have an edge over the other, and the leadership will come from the experienced players.
The Sweden team needs to go with the flow and win the next few matches to get into the next stage. Their performances have quite terrific in the last few matches and the batters have played a main role. While, Spain team have not yet been perfect in both departments and it will be difficult for them to secure wins.
Fixture Name: Qualifier 2
Competition: European Cricket Championship T10
Date: 17 September
Time: 5:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
SPA(recent last): L W W
SWE(recent last): W W L
The match between Spain and Sweden will be played in Cartama Oval situated in Spain. The pitch is expected to very good for batting and the par score on this venue is 120, and bowlers will be under pressure to maintain their line-lengths and avoid getting thrashed by the thick willow. The weather is expected to be cloudy with a bit of sun rays warming the outfield.
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 wicket-keeper Awais Ahmed will be crucial for the team to provide a fine start. The openers of Sweden Rahel Khan and Share Ali are in terrific form and are expected to keep getting better. In the all-rounder category, Kuldeep Lal and Azam Khalil will be the key players. While bowlers like Oktai and Khalid have fine experience of playoffs.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Awais Ahmed
BATSMEN: Rahel Khan, Hamza Saleem, Share Ali Christian Munoz Mills
ALL-ROUNDERS: Azam Khalil, Kuldeep Lal, Atif Mehmood
BOWLERS: Khalid Zahid, Thomas Vine, Oktai Gholami
The Sweden team’s batting will play a crucial role in deciding the course of the match, especially the performances of Share Ali and Rahel Khan who have a fine experience. While Spain will be in pressure against the strong Sweden team, and are expected to be 2nd in this fixture. The experienced players of Spain need to come together to perform well.
The Spain team needs an all-round effort from their top players and this will be the most crucial fixture for them to avoid getting out of the next stage. The team would be wary of all the consequences and need to come out of shell to perform better. The 2 picks from Spain team for this fixture are Christian Mills and Muhammad Sher.
The experienced batter will be a terrific pick due to his fine experience and talented ball striking capabilities in the cricket field.
The leader of bowling attack will be crucial due to his wicket-taking abilities and tremendous amount of accuracy to contain the runs and batters in check.
The Spain team need to pick up the momentum, and with a win in the last league match, they are not expected to change their 11.
SPA Playing 11 (likely)
The Sweden team have been quite impressive in the first 2 matches of this season. The contributions have flown in from both the departments, and they are expected to keep getting better. The two picks for this fixture are Share Ali and Rahel Khan who have fine experience in international cricket and ECS tournaments.
The former captain of Sweden would be the best pick of this fixture due to his well maintained composure and experience.
The swashbuckling batsman has impressed everyone with his bowling efforts and is the leading wicket-taker of the tournament with his variations in pace-changes.
The Sweden team have secured victory in the last 2 matches of the ECC 2021 season, and with the positive momentum and going with them, they are not expected to change their 11.
SWE Playing 11 (likely)
Watch Spain vs Sweden European Cricket Championship T10 Live score and streaming on Fancode. All the news updates and stats related to the European Cricket Championship T10 will be available on the European Cricket Network official website. This is the Match 9 of the 2021 season and the second day of the tournament.
The SPA vs SWE 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 Cartama Oval at Spain. It is expected to be an exciting encounter between both the teams.