MATCH 31 (ECS21.682) USC MAGDEBURG (USCM) v BRITANNIA CC (BRI) 1100 GMT | 1300 CET | 1630 IST
USCM Last Five Matches: L L (Avg Score For 68, Avg Score Against 138)
BRI Last Five Matches: NR W L L L (Avg Score For 120, Avg Score Against 116)
Captain: Krishna Budireddy
Wicketkeeper: Sai Vivek Jeevangekar
Projected Top Four: Rahul Movva, Ranadheer Podidhetti, Veer Akula, Sreekanth Kunchapu
Projected Opening Bowlers: Shafiq Gulzai, Hari Patel
Spin Options: Krishna Budireddy, Sreekanth Kunchapu
USC MAGDEBURG Key Players:
Sreekanth Kunchapu, right hand batsman, top scorer for USCM racking up 49 runs in two games.
Rahul Movva, a young and energetic all rounder, can hit the ball a long way. Quick bowler, difficult to get away. A gun fielder too.
Shafiq Gulzai, right arm pacer, can swing the ball both ways. Pinch hitter, capable of scoring quick runs.
Krishna Budireddy, captain, right handed batsman and leg spin bowler. Anchors the innings with the bat and can rip through any defence with his clever wrist spin bowling.
Captain: Rohit Singh
Wicketkeeper: Kashif Mahmood
Projected Top Four: Janpreet Singh, Rohit Singh, Vishal Panjwani, Sanish Goyal
Projected Opening Bowlers: Rohit Singh, Waleed Ahmed
Spin Options: Vishal Panjwani, Sanish Goyal, Faisal Qasim
BRITANNIA CC Key Players:
Rohit Singh, star German International and MVP last season. Top scorer and wicket taker for BRI last term mustering 201 runs at a SR of 203 and picking up 13 wickets with a best return of 5-5. Plundered 100 runs in three games at a SR of 294, including an unbeaten 76 off 26. Also picked up two wickets.
Vishal Panjwani, 26-year old all-rounder, has scored 31 runs in three innings and is joint leading wicket taker for BRI with FOUR scalps.
Waqas Virk, the right arm medium pacer was joint highest wicket taker for BRI last term scalping 13 wickets at an economy rate of under seven. Mustered 27 runs at a SR of 300 in two innings.
Waleed Ahmed, an intelligent medium pacer, picked up NINE wickets last term with a best return of 3-4. Has picked up two wickets in three games this term.
Newcomers USC Magdeburg experienced a nightmare start with two heavy defeats against fellow newcomers Berlin International Cricket Academy. Things are set to get even tougher on Tuesday against reigning champions Britannia who will be looking to move up the standings.
Match Prediction: Britannia CC (BRI) to win with plenty to spare.
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