MATCH 27 (CTT21.071) AMDOCS CC (AMD) v BLACK CAPS (BCP) 1600 GMT | 1800 CET | 2130 IST
AMD Last Five Matches: L L L L L(Avg Score For 88, Avg Score Against 114)
BCP Last Five Matches: L L L L L (Avg Score For 89, Avg Score Against 105)
AMDOCS CC (AMD)
Captain: Rahul Shukla
Wicketkeeper: Srikanth Komiripalepu
Projected Top Four: Chaitas Shah, Pankaj Parvesh, Vimal Khanduri, Hitesh Thadani
Projected Opening Bowlers: Saurabh Pangal, Pankaj Parvesh
Spin Options: Vimal Khanduri, Rahul Shukla
AMDOCS CC Key Players:
Vimal Khanduri, star all-rounder for AMD, highest scorer for his side scoring 113 runs in six games in the Encore. Has also picked up three wickets.
Hitesh Thadani, valuable all-rounder, top wicket taker for AMD in the Encore scalping EIGHT wickets in six games.
Pankaj Parvesh, left handed batter and quick bowler, second highest scorer for AMD racking up 72 runs in four games. Has scalped a couple of wickets as well.
BLACK CAPS (BCP)
Captain: Rajwinder Brar
Wicketkeeper: Abid Ali
Projected Top Four: Waqas Akhtar, Kulwinder Singh, Abid Ali, Resham Singh
Projected Opening Bowlers: Resham Singh, Parminder Singh
Spin Options: Gagandeep Singh
BLACK CAPS Key Players:
Waqas Akhtar, the all-rounder has scored 96 runs in eight games in the Encore and is the second highest scorer for BCP.
Resham Singh, right hand batter,opening bowler with decent pace, top scorer for BCP in the Encore racking up 118 runs in seven innings including an unbeaten 60 off 31 balls vs CES. Has also picked up FOUR wickets.
Rajwinder Brar, the skipper is leading from the front picking up the most wickets for his side. He has scalped SIX wickets in eight games.
Amdocs are winless in the Encore in six attempts and runners up in the recently concluded series, Black Caps have surprisingly struggled as well winning just a solitary game in their eight matches. This double header provides AMD with an opportunity to get off the mark and even avoid the wooden spoon with a couple of wins over BCP.
Last time they met: CTT21.028 | BCP 103 def AMD 69 (30 Sep 2021)
Match Prediction: Amdocs and Black Caps to share the spoils with a win apiece.
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