The Spain and Sweden team will compete in the Match 13 of European Cricket Championship T10 2021. The Spain team has the presence of players like Christian Mills and Hamza Saleem, while Share Ali and Rahel Khan are key players of Sweden team. The Sweden team is captained by Abhijit Venkatesh and Christian Mills leads the Spain team.
The Spain team have 2 wins in 4 league matches and have performed well in the tournament. Their top performers are starting to pick up form, which is a good sign for them. While the Sweden team also have same wins with lower net run-rate. Both the teams have 1 no-result matches with their position in the points table and need to win this crucial match.
The European Cricket Championship T10 is the esteemed tournament in the European circuit, and happens once in a year, and the teams participating have a motive to do well here, to get a proper match practice for the ICC tournaments. The match is being played at Cartama Oval, which is situated in Malaga, in the country of Spain.
Fixture Name: Match 13
Competition: European Cricket Championship T10
Date: 15 September
Time: 4:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
SPA(recent last): W NR L
SWE(recent last): L NR W
Venue: Cartama Oval, Malaga
The match between Spain and Sweden is scheduled to be played at Cartama Oval situated in Spain. The pitch will be good batting, and it is expected that the scores of around 100 will be easily scored. While, it will be upon the bowlers to perform well and keep the batters in check and help their team to chase minimum totals on the board.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Belgium 49/5 won by 5 wickets against Luxembourg 45/4 in Match 10 of ECC T10 2021.
The best combination would be 5:6 for Spain:Sweden due to the track record and performances of the players. In the batting unit, it will be Share Ali and Rahel Khan who will be important, while Paul Hennessy and Atif Mehmood will lead your team’s bowling attack. The players like Azam Khalil and Abhijit Venkatesh can be your differential picks.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Awais Ahmed
BATSMEN: Rahel Khan, Share Ali, Kuldeep Lal, Christian Munoz Mills
ALL-ROUNDERS: Azam Khalil, Abhijit Venkatesh, Hamza Saleem, Paul Hennessy
BOWLERS: Khalid Zahid, Hassan Mehmood, Atif Mehmood
In the last encounter, the Spain team looked quite comfortable against the Sweden team and won the match in a rain-effected affair of 5 overs. But, the Sweden team is expected to bounce back and take back the second position in the points table by winning this crucial fixture on the back of experienced players who have done well.
The Spain team has been playing well in the tournament and will be confident about their performances. In their last league match, they were terrific to post a total of 72 runs on the board in 5 overs. The opener Hamza Saleem was terrific with his knock that helped the team, and then the bowlers pulled it up nicely with fine economy rate.
One of the best batters in the Spain domestic circuit, Awais has led from the front in the European Cricket series matches and need to maintain the same form to help his respective teams. Although, he has not fired enough in this season, but his knocks have surely have given confidence to the middle-order and can be a reliable pick .
Although the opening batsman of Spain has not featured in enough ECS matches, but is turning out to be the most vital player for Spain in the European Cricket Championship 2021. In the last league match against Sweden, he hit 44* off 19 balls to help the team in winning the match by 12 runs and would look to maintain the same form.
The Spain team needs to maintain the same form, and its top players are surely gaining good momentum and no changes are expected for them in their Playing 11 for the match against Sweden in the ECC T10 2021. The performance of their players like Hamza Saleem and Awais Ahmed will be crucial, while Hennessy will be the leader of bowling attack.
SPA Playing 11 (likely)
The Sweden team have certainly lost the track, due to the rain showers eruption during their one of the matches, and would look to perform well and gain some points to enter the next stage. In the last league match, the bowlers were not in form and gave away a lot of runs, while the batters despite the presence of experienced players could not chase down the target.
The bowling all-rounder will be the most under-rated pick from the Sweden team, but has the ability to contribute in both departments. He was the best bowler in the last league match, and if given a chance in the batting department, he can be handy and win matches for Sweden. So all in all, he can be a differential pick
The player in form has the right experience and capabilities to perform in the international level. He has maintained consistency in his performances and can be trusted due to his ability to score runs in a consistent manner and can lay strong foundation for helping the team in reaching the next stage of the tournament.
The Sweden team have not been able to gather momentum in the last few matches, but will trust on their experienced players like Rahel Khan and Share Ali to keep performing well to help the team in the top 2 positions. Hence, the management and captain are not expected to change their winning combinations for this crucial fixture.
SWE Playing 11 (likely)
Watch Sweden vs Spain 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 13 of the 2021 season and the third day of the tournament.
The SWE VS SPA 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.