Five champion Italian sides, Royal Roma, Kings XI, Venezia, Fresh Tropical and Jinnah Brescia feature over six days in 24 high-octane T10 matches from the capital Rome. Every game will be live streamed worldwide on the European Cricket Network and on FanCode - a multi-sport aggregator platform, from the house of Dream Sports for the Indian Sub-Continent.

Day 1 PREVIEW: FanCode ECS Italy Super Series – Matches 1 to 4 - T10 CRICKET LIVE

European Cricket Network live broadcasts four T10 matches on Day 1 of the 2021 FanCode ECS Italy Super Series on Monday 1 November.

 

Royal Roma peaked at the business end of the FanCode ECS Italy Rome. After losing six straight games, ROR went on to win four on the trot to clinch the title.

Kings XI enjoyed a dream run at FanCode ECS Italy Bologna winning a couple of improbable games including a then highest ever run chase of 152 against Baracca Prato. KIN-XI remained unbeaten in the tournament winning all seven of their games. 

Venezia looked invincible at FanCode ECS Italy Venice. VEN completely dominated the week going undefeated with 10 wins in their surge to glory.

Making their debut at FanCode ECS Italy Milan, Fresh Tropical enjoyed a good run with a 6-3 win-loss record. It will be interesting to see how FT perform against the best sides in Italy.

Jinnah Brescia jabbed local rivals Janjua Brescia in the final of the FanCode ECS Italy Brescia to secure their second ECS trophy. JIB will be keen to add another silverware in their cabinet.

 

Teams

FT Fresh Tropical (0-0, NRR+0.000)

JIB Jinnah Brescia (0-0, NRR+0.000)

KIN-XI Kings XI (0-0, NRR+0.000)

ROR Royal Roma (0-0, NRR+0.000)

VEN Venezia (0-0, NRR+0.000)

 

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MATCH (ECS21.808)

ROYAL ROMA (ROR) v KINGS XI (KIN-XI)

0730 GMT | 0830 CET | 1300 IST

 

ROR Last Five Matches: L W W W W (Avg Score For 98, Avg Score Against 87) 

KIN-XI Last Five Matches: W W W W W (Avg Score For 139, Avg Score Against 100) 

 

ROYAL ROMA (ROR)

Captain: Rajwinder Singh

Wicketkeeper: Nur Mohammod

Projected Top Four: Rajwinder Singh, Arif Muhammad, Mubarak Hossain, Vajrala Reddy

Projected Opening Bowlers: Vajrala Reddy, Muneeb Niazi

Spin Options: Kulwinder Ram

 

ROYAL ROMA Key Players:

Arif Muhammad, hard hitting RHB, opens the innings, top scorer for ROR at FanCode ECS Italy Rome, racked up 260 runs with 14 maximos and a couple of fifties from eight games.

Vajrala Reddy, a valuable all-rounder for ROR, mustered 166 runs and picked up 10 wickets in 10 matches.

Anil Kumar, right arm medium pacer, leading wicket taker for ROR at FanCode ECS Italy Rome with 10 scalps including a best return of 3-8, he is a handy batter down the order too.

Bejawada Phanindra, another handy all-rounder who impressed in Rome in March, racking up 119 runs in nine innings and picking up FOUR wickets. 



KINGS XI (KIN-XI)

Captain: Jaipal Singh

Wicketkeeper: Manjeet Singh

Projected Top Four: Vikas Kumar, Malkeet Singh, Simranjeet Singh, Jagmeet Singh

Projected Opening Bowlers: Vikas Kumar, Noman Ali

Spin Options: Jagmeet Singh, Jaipal Singh

 

KINGS XI Key Players:

Simranjit Singh, classical batter, plays the straight drive and pull shot very well, the right hander was in red hot form at FanCode ECS Italy Bologna playing a couple of extraordinary knocks, top scored with 228 runs in seven games at a SR of 245 including an unbeaten 88 of 25 balls.

Vikas Kumar, big hitter, loves to cut and pull, second highest run scorer for KIN-XI, hammered a match winning 21-ball 54 in the semi-final at FanCode ECS Italy Bologna. He also picked up nine wickets jointly leading the wickets column for KIN-XI.

Noman Ali, fast bowler, looked lethal with his extra pace troubling the batsmen in Bologna, swings the ball away from right handers, joint leading wicket taker for KIN-XI scalping NINE wickets.

 

Kings XI went unbeaten at FanCode ECS Italy Bologna including a record breaking chase of 152 vs Baracca Prato in the semi-final. On the other hand, Royal Roma bounced back from an average run in the group stage to win the FanCode ECS Italy Rome.

 

Match Prediction: Kings XI (KIN-XI) to win at a canter.

 

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MATCH 2  (ECS21.809)

VENEZIA (VEN) v FRESH TROPICAL (FT)

0930 GMT | 1030 CET | 1500 IST

 

VEN Last Five Matches: W W W W W (Avg Score For 142, Avg Score Against 105) 

FT Last Five Matches: L W L W W (Avg Score For 107, Avg Score Against 105) 

 

VENEZIA (VEN)

Captain: Nazmul Haque

Wicketkeeper: SojunIslam 

Projected Top Four: Nazmul Haque, Hosan Ahmed, Miah Alamin, Rajib Miah

Projected Opening Bowlers: Shagar Choquder, Muhammad Asif

Spin Options: Nazmul Haque, Hosan Ahmed

 

VENEZIA Key Players:

Nazmul Haque, captain, powerful hitter down the ground, loves playing the pull shot, leading run scorer at FanCode ECS Italy Venice plundering 413 runs in nine innings including a century and three fifties. He also hammered 44 HUGE maximos.

Hosan Ahmed, sensible batter, second highest run scorer at FanCode ECS Italy Venice, overshadowed by Nazmul Haque brilliance but latched onto scoring opportunities whenever needed by Venezia, racked up 270 runs with a best score of 61 not out.

Miah Alamin, leading wicket taker in ECS Venice picking up 21 wickets including a magical spell of 6-19 against TRA, only the second bowler to have picked a 6-fer in ECS, can score quick runs too.

Mehedi Nitol, off spinner, has good variations, deceives the batsmen with his quicker ones and flighted deliveries, joint second highest wicket taker for VEN scalping 12 wickets including best figures of 4-8, is a gun fielder too.



FRESH TROPICAL (FT)

Captain: Muhammad Imran

Wicketkeeper: Zain Naqvi

Projected Top Four: Amir Sharif, Zain Naqvi, Mahash Javed, Muhammad Imran

Projected Opening Bowlers: Amir Sharif, Bilal Hamid

Spin Options: Sadam Hussain, Muhammad Imran

 

FRESH TROPICAL Key Players:

Muhammad Imran, captain, good top order batter, loves playing the on drive, finished top run scorer at FanCode ECS Italy Milan racking up 256 runs, including an unbeaten 97 off just 30 balls, also picked up FOUR wickets with his mysterious leg spin.

Amir Sharif, a solid all-rounder,aggressive opening batter and right arm pacer, was in tremendous form in ECC mustering 445 runs and picking up 17 wickets in 17 games.

Zahid Cheema, Italian internationalfast bowler, was outstanding with the ball in Milan jointly leading the wickets column for FT picking up EIGHT wickets from eight games.

Zain Naqvi, all-rounder, hard hitting opening batter with 149 runs to his name at FanCode ECS Italy Milan, scored about 78 percent of his runs in boundaries, joint leading wicket taker for FT picking up EIGHT wickets.

 

Venezia looked invincible at FanCode ECS Italy Venice winning 10 games on the trot to be crowned champions. Fresh Tropical enjoyed a good run as well with 6-3 win-loss record at FanCode ECS Italy Milan.

 

Match Prediction: Venezia (VEN) to seal a first win.

 

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MATCH 3  (ECS21.810)

ROYAL ROMA (ROR) v KINGS XI (KIN-XI)

1130 GMT | 1230 CET | 1700 IST

 

ROR Last Five Matches: L W W W W (Avg Score For 98, Avg Score Against 87) 

KIN-XI Last Five Matches: W W W W W (Avg Score For 139, Avg Score Against 100) 

 

ROYAL ROMA (ROR)

Captain: Rajwinder Singh

Wicketkeeper: Nur Mohammod

Projected Top Four: Rajwinder Singh, Arif Muhammad, Mubarak Hossain, Vajrala Reddy

Projected Opening Bowlers: Vajrala Reddy, Muneeb Niazi

Spin Options: Kulwinder Ram

 

ROYAL ROMA Key Players:

Arif Muhammad, hard hitting RHB, opens the innings, top scorer for ROR at FanCode ECS Italy Rome, racked up 260 runs with 14 maximos and a couple of fifties from eight games.

Vajrala Reddy, a valuable all-rounder for ROR, mustered 166 runs and picked up 10 wickets in 10 matches.

Anil Kumar, right arm medium pacer, leading wicket taker for ROR at FanCode ECS Italy Rome with 10 scalps including a best return of 3-8, he is a handy batter down the order too.

Bejawada Phanindra, another handy all-rounder who impressed in Rome in March, racking up 119 runs in nine innings and picking up FOUR wickets. 



KINGS XI (KIN-XI)

Captain: Jaipal Singh

Wicketkeeper: Manjeet Singh

Projected Top Four: Vikas Kumar, Malkeet Singh, Simranjeet Singh, Jagmeet Singh

Projected Opening Bowlers: Vikas Kumar, Noman Ali

Spin Options: Jagmeet Singh, Jaipal Singh

 

KINGS XI Key Players:

Simranjit Singh, classical batter, plays the straight drive and pull shot very well, the right hander was in red hot form at FanCode ECS Italy Bologna playing a couple of extraordinary knocks, top scored with 228 runs in seven games at a SR of 245 including an unbeaten 88 of 25 balls.

Vikas Kumar, big hitter, loves to cut and pull, second highest run scorer for KIN-XI, hammered a match winning 21-ball 54 in the semi-final at FanCode ECS Italy Bologna. He also picked up nine wickets jointly leading the wickets column for KIN-XI.

Noman Ali, fast bowler, looked lethal with his extra pace troubling the batsmen in Bologna, swings the ball away from right handers, joint leading wicket taker for KIN-XI scalping NINE wickets.

 

Royal Roma and Kings XI lock horns again with ROR still searching for a win.

 

Last time they met: ECS21.808 | KIN-XI 104(9.3) def ROR 101 (1 Nov 2021)

 

Match Prediction: Kings XI (KIN) to do a double over ROR

 

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MATCH 4  (ECS21.811)

VENEZIA (VEN) v FRESH TROPICAL (FT)

1330 GMT | 1430 CET | 1900 IST

 

VEN Last Five Matches: W W W W W (Avg Score For 142, Avg Score Against 105) 

FT Last Five Matches: L W L W W (Avg Score For 107, Avg Score Against 105) 

 

VENEZIA (VEN)

Captain: Nazmul Haque

Wicketkeeper: SojunIslam 

Projected Top Four: Nazmul Haque, Hosan Ahmed, Miah Alamin, Rajib Miah

Projected Opening Bowlers: Shagar Choquder, Muhammad Asif

Spin Options: Nazmul Haque, Hosan Ahmed

 

VENEZIA Key Players:

Nazmul Haque, captain, powerful hitter down the ground, loves playing the pull shot, leading run scorer at FanCode ECS Italy Venice plundering  413 runs in nine innings including a century and three fifties. He hammered 44 HUGE maximos.

Hosan Ahmed, sensible batter, second highest run scorer at FanCode ECS Italy Venice, overshadowed by Nazmul Haque brilliance but latched onto scoring opportunities whenever needed by Venezia, racked up 270 runs with a best score of 61 not out.

Miah Alamin, leading wicket taker in ECS Venice picking up 21 wickets including a magical spell of 6-19 against TRA, only the second bowler to have picked a 6-fer in ECS, can score quick runs too.

Mehedi Nitol, off spinner, has good variations, deceives the batsmen with his quicker ones and flighted deliveries, joint second highest wicket taker for VEN scalping 12 wickets including best figures of 4-8, is a gun fielder too.



FRESH TROPICAL (FT)

Captain: Muhammad Imran

Wicketkeeper: Zain Naqvi

Projected Top Four: Amir Sharif, Zain Naqvi, Mahash Javed, Muhammad Imran

Projected Opening Bowlers: Amir Sharif, Bilal Hamid

Spin Options: Sadam Hussain, Muhammad Imran

 

FRESH TROPICAL Key Players:

Muhammad Imran, captain, good top order batter, loves playing the on drive, finished top run scorer at FanCode ECS Italy Milan racking up 256 runs, including an unbeaten 97 off just 30 balls, also picked up FOUR wickets with his mysterious leg spin.

Amir Sharif, a solid all-rounder,aggressive opening batter and right arm pacer, was in tremendous form in ECC mustering 445 runs and picking up 17 wickets in 17 games.  

Zahid Cheema, Italian internationalfast bowler, was outstanding with the ball in Milan jointly leading the wickets column for FT picking up EIGHT wickets from eight games.

Zain Naqvi, all-rounder, hard hitting opening batter with 149 runs to his name at FanCode ECS Italy Milan, scored about 78 percent of his runs in boundaries, joint leading wicket taker for FT picking up EIGHT wickets.

 

It’s the action replay of game two. Both sides will be keen to cap off the day on a high.

 

Last time they met: ECS21.809 | VEN 112(9.3) def FT 111 (1 Nov 2021)

 

Match Prediction: Fresh Tropical (FT) to avenge previous defeat.

 

 

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