FanCode ECS Bulgaria provides an opportunity for five teams to showcase their skills, contesting 24 games over six days. Every game will be live streamed worldwide on the European Cricket Network and on FanCode - a multi-sport aggregator platform, from the house of Dream Sports for the Indian Sub-Continent.
Medical University Pleven were formed in 2016 by medical students fascinated by the wonderful game of cricket. Alumni from different years continue to play for the University team.
MU Pleven are making their ECS debut under the leadership of Akshay Harikumar, leading run scorer from the last couple of seasons. Both the skipper and wicket keeper Nithin Sunil can call on previous ECS experience with Indian Tuskers last term. All-rounder Aswad Khan, leading wicket taker last season, will also contribute valuable runs in the top order.
Captain: Akshay Harikumar
Regular WK: Nithin Sunil
Likely Top 4 Batting Order: Mukul Kadyan, Nithin Sunil, Akshay Harikumar, Aswad Khan
Likely Opening Bowlers: Apoorv Mishra, Aswad Khan
Spin Option(s): Jishnu Sivakumar , Amal Thomas
Aswad Khan - key all-rounder pivotal in Pleven's opening win.
Tune into the live action from Bulgaria from Monday to Saturday from * 0600 GMT * 0800 CEST * 1130 IST *