MATCH 10 (ECS21.397) 1.KIELER HTC (KHTC) v FIRST CONTACT (FCT) 0900 GMT | 1100 CET | 1430 IST
KHTC Last Five Matches: W W (Avg Score For 110, Avg Score Against 53)
FCT Last Five Matches: L L W L (Avg Score For 67, Avg Score Against 79)
1.KIELER HTC (KHTC)
Captain: Azeem Azam
Wicketkeeper: Adnan Nooruddin
Projected Top Four: Chaitanya Pagadapoola, Sadeequllah Shinwari, Naqibulah Mulakhil, Atif Latif
Projected Opening Bowlers: Danish Zahid, Azeem Azam
Spin Options: Muqurrab Zaidi, Shiraz Shah
1.KIELER HTC Key Players:
Sadeequllah Shinwari, aggressive right handed batsman, loves to attack the new ball bowlers, likes playing lofted straight drives and boasts previous ECS experience playing for KSV, top scored for KHTC on Monday with 31 runs from two games.
Madura Ambagahage, batting all-rounder, key man for KHTC in the middle order, looked comfortable with the bat scoring 23 runs in the only game he batted, doesn't shy away from taking responsibilities with the ball in tough situations and could prove a match winner for KHTC.
Adil Safder, right arm fast bowler, bowls good lengths not allowing batsmen to get underneath the ball, returned man of the match figures of 3-8 in the second game on Monday.
Shiraz Shah, a leg-spinner who can be a game changer for KHTC, likes bowling in challenging conditions and has different variations in his armoury, scalped four wickets from two games on Monday with a best return of 3-9.
FIRST CONTACT (FCT)
Captain: Mohamad Sharif Safi
Wicketkeeper: Mohammad Akbar Jabarkhel
Projected Top Four: Mohammad Akbar Jabarkhel, Imran Khan Hassan, Zakirullah Zakhil, Salman Haider
Projected Opening Bowlers: Mohamad Sharif Safi, Abdulrahman Amarkhail
Spin Options: Salman Haider, Nassrullah Amla
FIRST CONTACT Key Players:
Mohammad Akbar Jabarkhel, wicket-keeper batsman, all-time leading run scorer for the club, will open the innings for FCT, loves playing the cover drive.
Zahir Shah Zakhil, after falling for a golden duck in the first game, the left handed batsman showed a wide array of shots in the next game smashing 34 off 19 balls. He did return with impressive figures of 2-7 in the first game, is top scorer for FCT with 71 runs from 4 matches and has scaled four wickets.
Sadam Sherzad, top wicket taker for FCT on Monday scalping 3-19 against MTV in the second match, is joint top wicket taker for FCT with four wickets.
Salman Haider, leading all-rounder, will contribute with bat and his canny leg breaks are to be respected.
With just a solitary win from four matches, First contact have struggled so far and will have their task cut out against the hotly favorites hosts 1.Kieler HTC
Match Prediction: 1.Kieler HTC (KHTC) to rack up a fourth consecutive win.
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