MATCH 26 (ECS21.856) NICOSIA TIGERS (NCT) v CYPRUS MOUFFLONS (CYM) 0830 GMT | 0930 CET | 1400 IST
NCT Last Five Matches: W W W L L (Avg Score For 105, Avg Score Against 104)
CYM Last Five Matches: W L W L W (Avg Score For 119, Avg Score Against 94)
NICOSIA TIGERS (NCT)
Captain: Faysal Mia
Wicketkeeper: Ashish Bam
Projected Top Four: Roman Mazumder, Mehmood Zeeshan, Ashish Bam, Bilal Hussain
Projected Opening Bowlers: Roman Mazumder, Tomal Aminul
Spin Options: Faysal Mia, Roman Mazumder
NICOSIA TIGERS Key Players:
Roman Mazumder, right handed opener, the all-rounder scored a 25-ball 50 against NFCC on Thursday. Second highest scorer for NCT racking up 113 runs in six innings.
Mehmood Zeeshan, right handed batter, top scorer for NCT racking up 208 runs in seven innings. Scored a 31-ball 78 vs NFCC on Thursday bagging a player of the match award. Has also scalped FIVE wickets.
Faysal Mia, skipper, right arm spinner, joint second highest wicket taker for NCT picking up FIVE wickets in seven games.
Ataur Rahman, right arm medium pacer, top wicket taker for NCT picking up SIX wickets in five games.
CYPRUS MOUFFLONS (CYM)
Captain: Muhammad Hussain
Wicketkeeper: Zeeshan Sarwar
Spin Options: Riyaz Kajalwala, Muhammad Husain
CYPRUS MOUFFLONS Key Players:
Mehran Khan, Moufflons’ run machine, best batter in the Cyprus domestic circuit over the last three years, top scorer for CYM muscling 112 runs in two games including a 32-ball 72* against NFCC.
Chamal Sadun, top all-rounder, second highest run scorer and wicket taker for CYM racking up 98 runs and picking up FOUR wickets.
Waqar Ali, aggressive fast bowler who performs best under pressure, has scalped THREE wickets in three games so far.
Kamal Riaz, aggressive fast bowler, joint top wicket taker for CYM picking up FOUR wickets in three games.
The two-time champions Cyprus Moufflons haven’t looked at their best so far with only a fifty percent win record. Nicosia Tigers have been more impressive with five wins in seven games and are comfortably placed in second spot. CYM will need to be at their best to overcome NCT in their quest for a third consecutive title.
Last time they met: CTT21.064 | CYM 85(8.1) def NCT 81 (19 Oct 2021)
Match Prediction: Cyprus Moufflons (CYM) to rack up a third win.
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