MATCH 36 (ECS21.866) LIMASSOL ZALMI (LIZ) v CYPRUS MOUFFLONS (CYM) 0630 GMT | 0730 CET | 1200 IST
LIZ Last Five Matches: L L W W L (Avg Score For 106, Avg Score Against 109)
CYM Last Five Matches: W W W L L (Avg Score For 124, Avg Score Against 100)
LIMASSOL ZALMI (LIZ)
Captain: Murtaza Khan
Wicketkeeper: Umar Shah
Projected Top Four: Umar Shah, Murtaza Khan, Ahsan Ullah, Jawad Shah
Projected Opening Bowlers: Murtaza Khan, Jawad Shah
Spin Options: Ahsan Ullah, Muhammad Fazil, Hassan Shah
LIMASSOL ZALMI Key Players:
Jawad Shah, star all-rounder, featured for CES earlier in the year, highest scorer for LIZ plundering 268 runs in seven games at a SR of 227. He has also scalped EIGHT wickets.
Umar Shah, another all-rounder who featured for CES, second highest scorer for LIZ racking up 220 runs in nine games.
Arshad Khan, talented medium pacer, has looked impressive with the ball, second highest wicket taker for LIZ scalping SEVEN wickets in seven games.
CYPRUS MOUFFLONS (CYM)
Captain: Muhammad Hussain
Wicketkeeper: Muhammad Hussain
Projected Top Four: Minhas Khan, Mehran Khan, Muhammad Bilal, Muhammad Hussain
Projected Opening Bowlers: Kamal Riaz, Waqar Ali
Spin Options: Riyaz Kajalwala, Muhammad Husain
CYPRUS MOUFFLONS Key Players:
Waqar Ali, aggressive fast bowler who performs best under pressure, top wicket taker for CYM scalping 12 wickets in eight games.
Mehran Khan, Moufflons’ run machine, best batter in the Cyprus domestic circuit over the last three years, has scored 149 runs in four games at an average of 74.50 and a SR of 237.
Minhas Khan, aggressive right handed batter, second highest scorer for CYM scoring 154 runs in five innings. He scored a 38-ball 79 vs BCP on Wednesday.
Two-time champions Cyprus Moufflons suffered against the might of leaders BCP losing both games by a fair margin. CYM are now out of contention for top spot but will be determined to finish second to reserve a direct spot in the qualifier. Limassol Zalmi have enjoyed a mixed tournament winning four and losing five games. With only three more games to play, LIZ will be keen to make the top four.
Last time they met: ECS21.859 | CYM 108(9) def LIZ 106 (16 Nov 2021)
Match Prediction: Cyprus Moufflons (CYM) to get back on track with a win.
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