MATCH 20 (CTT21.064) CYPRUS MOUFFLONS (CYM) v NICOSIA TIGERS (NCT) 1830 GMT | 2030 CET | 0000 IST
CYM Last Five Matches: W W W W W (Avg Score For 112, Avg Score Against 79)
NCT Last Five Matches: W L L W W (Avg Score For 95, Avg Score Against 97)
CYPRUS MOUFFLONS (CYM)
Captain: Muhammad Hussain
Wicketkeeper: Ghulam Murtaza
Spin Options: Riyaz Kajalwala, Muhammad Husain
CYPRUS MOUFFLONS Key Players:
Mehran Khan, Moufflons’ run machine, best batter in the Cyprus domestic circuit over the last three years, top scorer for CYM racking up 182 runs in six games including two fifties.
Waqar Ali, aggressive fast bowler who performs best under pressure, second highest wicket taker for CYM picking up SIX wickets in six games.
Gursewak Singh, star all-rounder for CYM, second highest scorer for CYM in the Encore racking up 120 runs in five innings.
Lakhwinder Singh, right arm medium pacer, highest wicket taker in the recently concluded series. Has continued his form in the Encore picking up 11 wickets in six games leading the wickets column again.
NICOSIA TIGERS (NCT)
Captain: Faysal Mia
Wicketkeeper: Mehmood Zeeshan
Projected Top Four: Roman Mazumder, Shakhawat Hossain, Faysal Mia, Iftekhar Jaman
Projected Opening Bowlers: Jahid Hassan, Tomal Aminul
Spin Options: Faysal Mia, Roman Mazumder
NICOSIA TIGERS Key Players:
Iftekhar Jaman, valuable all-rounder, capable of chipping in with both bat and ball. Second highest wicket taker for NCT picking up SIX wickets in 10 games and has scored 73 runs.
Rashidul Hasan, top scorer in the Encore, racking up 190 runs in nine innings including an unbeaten 60 off 30 balls vs BCP.
Tomal Aminul, right arm pacer, highest wicket taker for NCT scalping SEVEN wickets in 10 games.
Reigning champions Cyprus Moufflons prevailed in the recently concluded series and have moved imperiously to the top of the standings after six straight wins. Second placed Nicosia Tigers have five wins themselves but only with a 50% success rate. NCT do have the chance to regain top spot with a couple of wins here.
Last time they met: CTT21.022 | CYM 129 def NCT 111 (26 Sep 2021)
Match Prediction: Cyprus Moufflons (CYM) to continue their unbeaten run with a couple more wins over NCT.
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