MATCH 16 (ECS21.846) NICOSIA FIGHTERS (NFCC) v NICOSIA TIGERS (NCT) 1230 GMT | 1330 CET | 1800 IST
NFCC Last Five Matches: L L L W L (Avg Score For 115, Avg Score Against 122)
NCT Last Five Matches: W W L L W (Avg Score For 83, Avg Score Against 87)
NICOSIA FIGHTERS (NFCC)
Captain: Alvi Chowdhury
Wicketkeeper: Noori Chowdhury
Projected Top Four: Parvez Miah, Kamrul Mahmud, Abdullah Al Tasmin, Alvi Chowdhury
Spin Options: Munna Rahman, Mahamudul Sajib
NICOSIA FIGHTERS Key Players:
Abdullah Al Tasmin, right handed batter and left arm fast bowler, has been in good form with both bat and ball. Second highest scorer for NFCC scoring 110 runs and has picked up THREE wickets as well.
Munna Rahman, another decent all-rounder, top scorer in the tournament racking up 189 runs in six games including an unbeaten 75 off 31 balls vs BCP. He also scalped SIX wickets.
Kamran Ahmad, right arm off-spinner, joint second highest wicket taker for NFCC scalping FOUR wickets with a best return of 3-14 vs BCP.
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:
Roman Mazumder, right handed opener, top scored for NCT at FanCode European Cricket T10 Cyprus with 230 runs and second highest scorer for NCT in the Encore racking up 130 runs in eight games. Has also picked up a total of SEVEN wickets in the two tournaments.
Iftekhar Jaman, valuable all-rounder, capable of chipping in with both bat and ball. Top scored for NCT on Monday scoring 35 off 19 balls.
Rashidul Hasan, top scorer in the Encore, racking up 194 runs in 11 innings including an unbeaten 60 off 30 balls vs BCP.
Tomal Aminul, right arm pacer, highest wicket taker for NCT scalping EIGHT wickets in 12 games.
Nicosia Fighters bagged their maiden win of the tournament, moving up from the bottom spot. Nicosia Tigers started off well with a win Monday but haven’t played after and are therefore placed at the bottom half of the table. NCT will be keen to move up the ladder with a couple of wins.
Last time they met: CTT21.052 | NCT 85 def NFCC 78 (13 Oct 2021)
Match Prediction: Nicosia Fighters (NFCC) to edge ahead in a narrow win.
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