MATCH 24 (BTT21.024) GRACIA (GRA) v CATALUNYA CC (CTL) 1830 GMT | 1930 CET | 0000 IST
GRA Last Five Matches: W W W W NR (Avg Score For 148, Avg Score Against 76)
CTL Last Five Matches: NR NR L W NR (Avg Score For 102, Avg Score Against 112)
Captain: Heera Mahey
Wicketkeeper: Kuldeep Lal
Projected Top Four: Kuldeep Lal, Gurwinder Bajwa, Heera Mahey, Mukhtiar Singh
Projected Opening Bowlers: Trilochan Singh, Harkamal Singh
Spin Options: Gaurang Mahyavanshi, Heera Mahey
GRACIA Key Players:
Gurwinder Bajwa, world record holder with the highest individual score (156* off 45 balls) in T10 cricket, the only player to score two centuries in a single ECS edition. Second highest scorer for GRA racking up 98 runs in two games including a 29-ball 61 vs PUW.
Kuldeep Lal, Spanish international all-rounder, a heavy run scorer in previous ECS tournaments, returned two player of the match awards in two games amassing 153 runs including a 101 off 39 balls vs HIS.
Trilochan Singh, loves bowling with the new cherry, top wicket taker for GRA scalping THREE wickets in two games at an ER of just 4.75.
Gaurang Mahyavanshi, spin wizard, the left arm off spinner has a canny knack of picking up wickets. Leading wicket taker atFanCode ECS Spain Barcelona. Returned figures of 2-7 vs PUW on Monday.
CATALUNYA CC (CTL)
Captain: Armghan Khan
Wicketkeeper: Rauf Zaman
Projected Top Four: Armghan Khan, Yasir Ali, Nisar Ahmed, Rauf Zaman
Projected Opening Bowlers: Ali Azam, Asim Raja
Spin Options: Yasir Ali, Ameer Abdullah
CATALUNYA CC Key Players:
Armghan Khan, fondly known as the BIG MAK, he has been in the Spanish cricket scene for quite a while now. The hard hitting batter scored a 25-ball 36 runs vs HIS bagging a player of the match award.
Yasir Ali, consistently one of the best batters in Spain over the last decade and can chip in with vital wickets with the ball. Scored 22 off 14 vs HIS on Tuesday.
Shahbaz Shaukat, a valuable all-rounder, top wicket taker for CTL scalping THREE wickets and has also scored 27 runs.
Rauf Zaman, wicket keeper batter, featured for CTL in ECL19 and in ECS Barcelona events in 2020 playing a few impactful knocks. Has scored 25 runs in two innings.
Gracia were dominant in their two wins while their third game was abandoned due to rain. CTL have suffered a similar fate three times. Both sides will be chomping at the bit to get back on the field and get a win here, weather permitting.
Last time they met: CTL 156 def GRA 119 (19 Oct 2020)
Match Prediction: Gracia (GRA) to edge ahead in a narrow win.