MATCH 42 (ECS21.872) CYPRUS MOUFFLONS (CYM) v HAIDREE LIONS (HAL) 1230 GMT | 1330 CET | 1800 IST
CYM Last Five Matches: W W L L W (Avg Score For 130, Avg Score Against 111)
HAL Last Five Matches: W W W L W (Avg Score For 110, Avg Score Against 106)
CYPRUS MOUFFLONS (CYM)
Captain: Lakhwinder Singh
Wicketkeeper: Zeeshan Sarwar
Projected Top Four: Mehran Khan, Zeeshan Sarwar, Minhas Khan, Roshan Siriwardana
Projected Opening Bowlers: Murtaza Yamin, Kamal Riaz
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, has scored 170 runs in five games at a SR of 236.
Minhas Khan, aggressive right handed batter, highest scorer for CYM scoring 251 runs in six innings. He scored an unbeaten 97 off just 35 balls vs LIZ on Thursday.
HAIDREE LIONS (HAL)
Captain: Rauf Zaman
Wicketkeeper: Yasir Khan
Projected Top Four: Jeevan Lasmal,Yasir Mehmood, Syed Tanveer, Raza Ihsan
Projected Opening Bowlers: Raza Ihsan, Taimoor Zeb
Spin Options: Kahyal Afridi, Shabbi Ul Hassan, Ali Raza
HAIDREE LIONS Key Players:
Jeevan Lasmal, the right handed opener has been in sublime form top scoring for HAL with 313 runs in 10 games.
Syed Tanveer, swashbuckling all-rounder, second highest run scorer for HAL racking up 164 runs in seven innings at a SR of 283. He has also scalped SIX wickets.
Raza Ihsan, right arm medium pacer, top wicket taker for HAL scalping NINE wickets in 10 games with a best return of 3-22.
Zeeshan Khan, right handed batter, third highest run scorer for HAL racking up 127 runs in six games.
Two-time champions Cyprus Moufflons take on debutants Haidree Lions who have been in stunning form of late. Both sides have a win-loss record of 6-4 with CYM edging on NRR. With a second place and a spot in the qualifier at stake, HAL will be pushing hard to win both games while a win for CYM will suffice.
Match Prediction: CYM to win comprehensively.
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