BRONZE FINAL - MATCH 47 (ECS21.434) SC EUROPA (SCE) v PSV HANN-MUNDEN (PSV) 1200 GMT | 1400 CET | 1730 IST
SCE Last Five Matches: L L L W L (Avg Score For 85, Avg Score Against 122)
PSV Last Five Matches: W W W W L (Avg Score For 114, Avg Score Against 85)
SC EUROPA (SCE)
Captain: Sahel Darwish
Wicketkeeper: Mohsin Muhammad
Projected Top Four: Sahel Darwish, Dawood Aruyubi, Israfeel Aryubi, Bilal Shinwari
Projected Opening Bowlers: Israfeel Aryubi, Bilal Shinwari
Spin Options: Wajid Khan, Dawood Aruyubi
SC EUROPA Key Players:
Bilal Shinwari, valuable all-rounder, has been mighty impressive and is a candidate for MVP, has mustered 154 runs from seven innings and has picked up two wickets as well, winning two man of the match awards.
Hikman Shinwari, the all-rounder scored 77 runs in five knocks at ECS Kummerfeld 2020, also leading the wicket taking charts with six scalps, typical for SCE all-time leading wicket taker.
Israfeel Aryubi, leader of the SCE bowling attack, can trouble batsmen with his pace and swing, smacked 156 runs from eight innings top scoring for SCE, also picked up seven wickets, adjudged man of the match for his all-round showing in the second game on Saturday.
Wahidullah Amini, the all-rounder returned with magical figures of SIX-9 against KHTC in the first quarter-final and now leads the wicket taking sheets for SCE with eight wickets from just six overs.
PSV HANN-MUNDEN (PSV)
Captain: Gulraiz Mustafa
Wicketkeeper: Sajed Jabarkhel
Projected Top Four: Gulraiz Mustafa, Imran Hafiz, Adeel Ahmad, Awalkhan Safi
Projected Opening Bowlers: Amin Zadran, Awalkhan Safi
Spin Options: Gulraiz Mustafa, Vinod Joshi, Hiren Patel
PSV HANN-MUNDEN Key Players:
Adeel Ahmad is an explosive hitter, has mustered 257 runs at a strike rate of 244 and is the second highest run scorer in the tournament. A man in form, he plundered 139 runs in three games on Thursday, bagging two man of the match awards in the process.
Amin Zadran, tidy all-rounder who consistently makes an impact with bat and ball. Bagged man of the match award on Wednesday for his all-round performance picking up 3-7 and scoring a quickfire 6-ball 14 against VFB. Has scalped 13 scalps from 10 matches.
Awalkhan Safi , talented all-rounder, has been consistent with the ball and is among wickets more often than not, has taken 14 wickets and is leading the top wicket takers column.
Gulraiz Mustafa, captain, has racked up 150 runs from nine innings, scored a blistering 28-ball 61 against SGH in the second quarter-final to lead his team to victory.
Imran Hafiz, the hard hitting opening batsman has been in good form of late, has racked up 147 runs from 10 matches and could be the man to watch out for in the absence of fellow opener Asad Sangari.
SC Europa and PSV Hann-Munden lost out in the semi-finals but have another go to take the bronze medal honours. Both these sides will be keen on finishing the season on a high.
Last time they met: ECS21.419 | PSV 76(8.1) def SCE 70 (8 Jun 2021)
Match Prediction: PSV Hann-Munden (PSV) to finish third.
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