Coimbra Knights, Gorkha 11, Indian Royals, Malo, Oeiras, Oporto and Miranda Dragons feature over 23 successive evenings in 46 hotly-anticipated T10 night matches from Portugal. Every game will be live streamed worldwide on the European Cricket Network and on FanCode - a multi-sport aggregator platform, from the house of Dream Sports for the Indian Sub-Continent.
European Cricket Network live broadcasts two spectacular T10 night matches on Day 6 of the 2021 FanCode Portugal T10 on Sunday 11 April.
Gorkha 11 have started off well with three wins from four matches and in this form, remain one of the favourites to lift the trophy. Oporto CC endured a forgettable evening on debut, losing both their matches against Indian Royals. OCC will be keen to bounce back, but face a stiff task against a strong GOR side who can cruise to two wins.
GOR Gorkha 11 (3-1, NRR+3.542)
MAL Malo (3-1, NRR-0.294)
OEI Oeiras (2-2, NRR+1.018)
IR Indian Royals (2-2, NR+0.095)
MD Miranda Dragons (0-0, NRR+0.000)
OCC Oporto (0-2, NRR-2.600)
CK Coimbra Knights (0-2, NRR-5.900)
MATCH 11 (PTT21.011)
GORKHA 11 (GOR) v OPORTO CC (OCC)
1630 GMT | 1830 CEST | 2200 IST
MATCH 12 (PTT21.012)
OPORTO CC (OCC) v GORKHA 11 (GOR)
1830 GMT | 2030 CEST | 0000 IST
GOR Last Five Matches: W W W W L (Avg Score For 103, Avg Score Against 74)
OCC Last Five Matches: L L (Avg Score For 68, Avg Score Against 94)
GORKHA 11 (GOR)
Captain: Madhukar Thapa
Wicketkeeper: Suman Ghimire
Projected Top Four: Imran Khan, Azhar Andani, Siraj Nipo, Suman Ghimire
Projected Opening Bowlers: Imran Khan, Rahul Bhardwaj
Spin Options: Siraj Nipo, Manjit Singh
GORKHA 11 Key Players:
Imran Khan, big hitter, top scorer so far with 96 runs from four matches, economical with the ball picking two wickets.
Siraj Nipo, classy left handed batsman, bowls left arm off spin, doesn’t give the ball much air and hard to get away, scalped five wickets with best figures of 3-3.
Azhar Andani, big hitting opening batsman,mustered 90 runs in four games including a fifty.
Sripal Matta, top wicket taker for Gorkha with five scalps and a best return of 3-12.
OPORTO CC (OCC)
Captain: Premal Rajani
Wicketkeeper: Kanaka Sabhapathy
Projected Top Four: Anthony Chambers, Junaid Khan, John Zinkus, Premal Rajani
Projected Opening Bowlers: Junaid Khan, John Zinkus
Spin Options: Neil Charles, Rakesh Chandrasekaran
OPORTO CC Key Players:
Anthony Chambers, big hitter, has represented the national side, loves to play shots straight down the ground.
Junaid Khan, played for Amigos at ECS Cartaxo, impressed with both bat and ball scoring 126 runs, is a good swinging fast bowler, not easy to score freely against.
Raghu Raman, top wicket taker for Oporto CC last night, picking up three wickets in two games with a best return of 2-10.
John Zinkus, level headed opening batsman, played for Amigos at ECS Cartaxo, top scored for Oporto CC last night with 30 runs from two games.
Match Prediction: Gorkha 11 (GOR) to win both games at a canter.