MATCH 24 (ECS21.315) UNITED (UCC) v PRAGUE BARBARIANS VANDALS (PBV) 1300 GMT | 1500 CET | 1830 IST
UCC Last Five Matches: L L L L W (Avg Score For 76, Avg Score Against 88)
PBV Last Five Matches: W W L W L (Avg Score For 88, Avg Score Against 84)
Captain: Pramod Bagauly
Wicketkeeper: Amit Pangarkar
Projected Top Four: Abhimanyu Singh, Amit Pangarkar, Pramod Bagauly, Ayush Sharma
Projected Opening Bowlers: Pramod Bagauly, Mustafa Nawab
Spin Options: Abhimanyu Singh, Neelesh Pandit
UNITED Key Players:
Pramod Bagauly, captain, all-rounder, decent batsman capable of scoring quick runs, can swing the ball both ways, has looked sharp with the ball picking up four wickets in four games conceding at just 6.37 runs per over.
Piyushsingh Baghel, valuable all-rounder, second highest run scorer for United so far with 61 runs, has also picked up three wickets.
Mustafa Nawab is turning out to be an asset for United with the ball, has scalped four wickets with a man of the match performance of 2-6 in their only win.
Ayush Sharma, top scorer for UCC with 92 runs from four games, at an average of 46, has also picked up three wickets.
PRAGUE BARBARIANS VANDALS (PBV)
Captain: Divyendra Singh
Wicketkeeper: Sahil Grover
Projected Top Four: Sabawoon Davizi, Divyendra Singh, Jahanur Haque, Uday Gali
Projected Opening Bowlers: Sagar Madhireddy, Sabawoon Davizi
Spin Options: Muralidhara Vandrasi, Amritpal Rai
PRAGUE BARBARIANS VANDALS Key Players:
Sabawoon Davizi, star all-rounder, leading the run scoring and wicket taking charts for Vandals mustering 142 runs including nine maximos and has scalped six wickets with the ball.
Divyendra Singh, captain, all-rounder, has racked up 63 runs including a match winning 30* off 24 balls in the second game.
Muralidhara Vandrasi, clever spinner, doesn't shy away from flighting the ball , has scalped four wickets from five matches with a best return of 3-8.
Amritpal Rai, wily spinner, has scalped five wickets from five matches going at 7.22 runs per over.
Prague Barbarians Vandals will be disappointed with both defeats to leaders Brno Rangers and will be keen to come back stronger against fast-improving United, who might give PBV a genuine scare.
Last time they met: ECS21.299 | PBV 68(8.3) def UCC 67 (4 May 2021)
Match Prediction: Prague Barbarians Vandals (PBV) to bounce back with a win after a tough loss to BRG.
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