MATCH 28 (ECS21.319) VINOHRADY (VCC) v PRAGUE SPARTANS MOBILIZERS (PSM) 1300 GMT | 1500 CET | 1830 IST
VCC Last Five Matches: L W W L W (Avg Score For 101, Avg Score Against 82)
PSM Last Five Matches: L L L L W (Avg Score For 82, Avg Score Against 131)
Captain: Siddarth Goud
Wicketkeeper: Chris Pearce
Projected Top Four: Siddarth Goud, Chris Pearce, Ritik Tomar, Frederick Heydenrych
Projected Opening Bowlers: Shubhranshu Chaudhary, Ritik Tomar
Spin Options: Venkatesh Margasahayam, Mikulas Stary
VINOHRADY Key Players:
Ritik Tomar, hard hitting middle order batsman, has failed to fire so far but will be eager to get a big score, has the capability to demolish any attack, can roll his arm too and has chipped in with a couple of wickets as well.
Siddarth Goud, captain,all-rounder, has racked up 84 runs this season with a man of the match performance of 45 runs off 29 balls vs PSM.
Venkatesh Margasahayam, the spinner has scalped five wickets from four matches and leads the wicket taking column for VCC.
Frederick Heydenrych, aggressive middle order batsman, loves dancing down the track and hitting it straight back over the bowler’s head, has mustered 117 runs in four games at an average of 117 and strike rate of 201, has hit 10 sixes and bagged two man of the match awards.
PRAGUE SPARTANS MOBILIZERS (PSM)
Captain: Suresh Kuramboyina
Wicketkeeper: Naveen Purandhar
Projected Top Four: Vaibhav Naukudkar, Siddharth Sharma, Sagor Md Sahadat Hossain, Suresh Kuramboyina
Projected Opening Bowlers: Ashok Kumar Reddy, Suresh Kuramboyina
Spin Options: Sagor Md Sahadat Hossain, Vaibhav Naukudkar
PRAGUE SPARTANS MOBILIZERS Key Players:
Sagor Md Sahadat Hossain, top scorer for PSM at ECN Czech Super Series week 3 racking up 50 runs from four matches, also picking up two wickets with his deceptive spin bowling. Yet to fire this series, needs to pick up form quickly if PSM are to avoid the wooden spoon.
Ashok Kumar Reddy, played for United at ECS Prague 2020 where he impressed with his bowling picking up four wickets in five matches. Conceded too many runs but has picked up three wickets this season.
Vaibhav Naukudkar, looked good in patches, top scorer for PSM with 88 runs in four games, needs to convert his starts into big scores.
Mobilizers need a win to nail down a place in the last eight, but have a tough task against a strong Vinohrady side.
Last time they met: ECS21.293 | VCC 158 def PSM 77 (3 May 2021)
Match Prediction: Vinohrady (VCC) to claim a comfortable victory.
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