MATCH 27 (BTT21.027) FALCO (FAL) v MONTCADA ROYAL (MR) 1600 GMT | 1700 CET | 2130 IST
FAL Last Five Matches: L L W W NR (Avg Score For 108, Avg Score Against 93)
MR Last Five Matches: NR L W L NR (Avg Score For 107, Avg Score Against 95)
Captain: Rehman Rajput
Wicketkeeper: Zeeshan Raza
Projected Top Four: Adeel Sarwar, Zeeshan Raza, Mohammad Yaseen, Rehman Rajput
Projected Opening Bowlers: Hassan Ali, Khawar Javeed
Spin Options: Naeem Shah, Adeel Sarwar
FALCO Key Players:
Adeel Sarwar, Falco’s best batter, scored 36 runs vs FTH on Tuesday. He also returned figures of 3-9 to earn a player of the match award for his all-round performance.
Zeeshan Raza, talented wicket keeper batter, top scorer for FAL muscling 49 runs in two games at a SR of 233.
Muhammad Sheraz, left arm quick, joint second highest wicket taker for FAL scalping two wickets at an ER of 6.75.
MONTCADA ROYAL (MR)
Captain: MD Umar Waqas
Wicketkeeper: Kashif Safi
Projected Top Four: Hamza Saleem, Muhammad Naeem, MD Umar Waqas, Farrukh Sohail
Projected Opening Bowlers: Adeel Raja, Hamza Saleem
Spin Options: Ibrar Hussain, Arif Majeed, Sarfraz Anwar
MONTCADA ROYAL Key Players:
Hamza Saleem, prodigiously talented Spain international all-rounder, can make things happen with the ball and a quality left-hand bat who can clear the fence with ease. Top scorer for MR racking up 77 runs in three innings.
MD Umar Waqas, top order right handed batter, scored 41 off 31 balls vs CAT on Sunday.
Adeel Raja, right arm fast bowler with bags of ECN and international experience, top wicket taker for MR scalping FOUR wickets at an ER of just 5.83.
Aamir Shahzad, another medium pacer who has done well in ECN cricket, has scalped THREE wickets in three overs this time around.
With two wins and a no result, Falco remain the only unbeaten side in the competition. FAL face MR who haven’t been at their best in the tournament with just a solitary win. Montcada Royal have also been unfortunate with two of their games abandoned due to rain. Both sides are evenly-matched and a close encounter awaits..
Last time they met: MR 140 def FAL 72 (23 Oct 2020)
Match Prediction: Falco (FAL) to edge a narrow win.
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