MATCH 3 (ECS21.654) SG EINHEIT HALLE (EIH) v BSC REHBERGE 1945 (BSCR) 1100 GMT | 1300 CET | 1630 IST
EIH Last Five Matches: ON ECS DEBUT
BSCR Last Five Matches: L L W W NR (Avg Score For 103, Avg Score Against 91)
Captain: Naeem Shinware
Wicketkeeper: Naeem Shinware
Projected Top Four: Naeem Shinware, Ehsanullah Sharifi, Chandan Manjunath, Matiullah Molakkel
Projected Opening Bowlers: Abdullah Daulatzai, Ehsanullah Sharifi
Spin Options: Bilal Usmani, Matiullah Molakkel
SG EINHEIT HALLE Key Players:
Ehsanullah Sharifi, a talented opening batsman and a skilled fast bowler. He will be looking to provide good starts to his team with both bat and ball. All-time leading run scorer for EIH.
Naeem Shinware, a solid opening batsman, has racked up 181 runs in 11 club T20 games. One of the youngest ECS captain’s at the age of 22.
Rafi Khan, the 20-year old bowling all-rounder is quick, has good control, bowls good lengths and is not easy to get away. Picked up EIGHT wickets in six club T20 matches at an economy rate of under five.
Matiullah Molakkel, young, skilled all-rounder, bats in the middle order and bowls leg spin. Leading wicket taker for EIH in 2020.
Captain: Javed Rana
Wicketkeeper: Asim Rehman
Projected Top Four: Shahnawaz Ahmad, Nadjibullah Yasser, Luqman Jafer, Imran Chaudhry
Projected Opening Bowlers: Sajid Liaqat, Ali Butt
Spin Options: Javed Rana, Sadiq Sabah, Ronson Muliyal, Bashar Khan
BSC REHBERGE 1945 Key Players:
Sajid Liaqat, current Germany international opening bowler, took nine wickets at 19.11 in ECS Dresden in 2020 and will look to make inroads with the new ball.
Shahnawaz Ahmad, opening batsman, top-scorer last year in European Cricket Series Dresden 2020 with 215 runs, including a best of 65.
BSCR boast previous ECS experience and were unlucky to lose the Final last term in a rain-affected affair. On debut, EIH face a seriously tough introduction to ECS cricket.
Match Prediction: BSC Rehberge 1945 (BSCR) to win at a canter.
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