MATCH 2 (SCW21.002) COSTA DEL SOL (CDS) v PAK I CARE (PIC) 0900 GMT | 1100 CET | 1430 IST
CDS Last Five Matches: ECN DEBUT
PIC Last Five Matches: W W W W L (Avg Score For 109, Avg Score Against 80)
COSTA DEL SOL (CDS)
Captain: Richard Hatchman
WicketKeeper: Andrew Cromb
Projected Top Order: Richard Lake, Avinash Pai, Sameer Nayak, Lee Rimmer
Projected Opening Bowlers: Paul Edgeller, Sameer Nayak
Spin Options: Lorne Burns, Maanav Nayak, Ian Higgins
COSTA DEL SOL Key Players:
Richard Lake, the hard hitting opener with plenty of power, always has one eye on the boundary marker and doesn't waste time with dots or singles. He is also a tidy medium pace bowler and generally keeps the scoring rate in check.
Avinash Pai, a strong batter with a knack of scoring big runs, is technically gifted and has an incredible eye for the ball with an array of shots in his armoury. Expect to see some smart, stylish batting during the weekend.
Lorne Burns, a creative batter,never shy of bringing in a ramp or reverse sweep shot, a fine leg-spinner who can be damaging and often provides vital wickets when needed most.
Paul Edgeller, the big hitting fast bowling allrounder is a fine cricketer and is always up for a challenge. Expect fireworks if he gets into a groove.
PAK I CARE (PIC)
Captain: Muhammad Babar
Wicketkeeper: Muhammad Ihsan
Projected Top Order: Muhammad Ihsan, Muhammad Babar, Sikandar Ali, Aabid Mahboob
Projected Opening Bowlers: Muhammad Kamran, Muhammad Babar
Spin Options: Adeel Shafqat, Sikandar Ali
PAK I CARE Key Players:
Muhammad Ihsan, the experienced wicket keeper batter is one of the top run scorers in ECS plundering 1104 runs in 36 matches at staggering strike rate of 231.
Muhammad Kamran, canny left arm pacer, has good pace and loves bowling bouncers, has picked up 23 wickets at an ER of just 6.07. He can also hit the long ball and has mustered 474 runs with the bat.
Muhammad Babar, the skipper wil contribute with both bat and ball and has good numbers to show for his all-round skills, scoring 208 runs and picking up 10 wickets in 15 ECS matches.
Atif Muhammad, a proven left arm fast bowler, he has picked up 30 wickets in 32 ECS matches with a best return of 4-3.
Costa Del Sol make their first ECN appearance against a strong Pak I Care side. CDS have never played a T10 game before and might struggle against a hotly fancied PIC side with plenty of T10 experience.
Match Prediction: Pak I Care (PIC) to win at a canter.
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