MATCH 28 (ECS21.415) VFB FALLERSLEBEN (VFB) v SC EUROPA (SCE) 1300 GMT | 1500 CET | 1830 IST
VFB Last Five Matches: L NR W L L (Avg Score For 91, Avg Score Against 100)
SCE Last Five Matches: L L L W W (Avg Score For 92, Avg Score Against 101)
VFB FALLERSLEBEN (VFB)
Captain: Shivaray Jan
Wicketkeeper: Vedant Shetye
Projected Top Four: Vedant Shetye, Sunny Rai, Jatinder Singh, Satish Kumar Muthyala
Projected Opening Bowlers: Mahesh Badhe, Ram Bhumireddy
Spin Options: Satish Kumar, Sandeep Vasisth
VFB FALLERSLEBEN Key Players:
Vedant Shetye, batting all-rounder, can score quick runs, will open the innings for VFB, scored an unbeaten 41 in the first match against KSV.
Jatinder Singh, a capable top order batsman, will be looking to shine on the grand European Cricket stage, can turn his arm over too.
Yogesh Pai, finished top wicket taker for VFB on Saturday picking up three wickets from two matches and a best return of 2-14.
Mahesh Badhe, right arm fast bowler, will lead the VFB bowling attack, scalped two victims from two games against KSV on Saturday, can bat too!
SC EUROPA (SCE)
Captain: Sahel Darwish
Wicketkeeper: Mohsin Muhammad
Projected Top Four: Sahel Darwish, Dawood Aruyubi, Wahidullah Amini, Istafeel Aryubi
Projected Opening Bowlers: Israfeel Aryubi, Bilal Shinwari
Spin Options: Abdul Wajid Khan, Dawood Aruyubi
SC EUROPA Key Players:
Sahel Darwish, captain, opening batsman who can score quick runs giving his team good starts, top scorer for his side at ECS Kummerfeld 2020 amassing 144 runs including 10 sixes.
Dawood Aruyubi is a very promising youngster and ex under-19 player, when on song can take the match away from any opposition, also a very good spinner who is normally economical, was man of the match in the opening game of SCE scoring 28 off 22 balls steering his team to a respectable total.
Israfeel Aryubi, leader of the SCE bowling attack, can trouble batsmen with his pace and swing, smacked 79 runs from two innings top scoring for SCE, also picked up two wickets and adjudged man of the match for his all-round showing in the second game.
SCE started with intent with two thrilling wins against newcomers THCC. VFB will be looking to get off the mark in a meeting between two evenly matched sides. VFB beat SCE to win the Shield Final last summer at ECS Kummerfeld, so SCE will be keen to avenge that loss.
Last time they met: VFB 99 def SCE 89 (2 Jul 2020)
Match Prediction: SC Europa (SCE) to rack up a fourth consecutive win.
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