ELIMINATOR - MATCH 21 (ECS21.720) SV KAMPONG CRICKET (KAM) v QUI VIVE (QUV) 0700 GMT | 0900 CET | 1230 IST
KAM Last Five Matches: W L W W L (Avg Score For 126, Avg Score Against 111)
QUV Last Five Matches: L L L L L (Avg Score For 97, Avg Score Against 112)
SV KAMPONG CRICKET (KAM)
Captain: Usman Malik
Wicketkeeper: Ratha Alphonse
Projected Top Four: Usman Malik, Dipesh Khardia, Ratha Alphonse, Vikram Chaturvedi
Projected Opening Bowlers: Usman Malik, Kertan Nana
Spin Options: Pierre Jacod
SV KAMPONG CRICKET Key Players:
Usman Malik, captain, right hand bat and right arm medium pacer, top run scorer and second highest wicket taker in the tournament scoring 345 runs and picking up NINE wickets.
Shaheryar Butt, former Belgium captain, all-rounder,second highest scorer for KAM mustering 121 runs in four innings including a blistering 89 off 30 balls vs QUV.
Bilal Saleem, experienced all-rounder, scored an unbeaten 31 off 13 balls vs QUV on Tuesday. Has scored a total of 61 runs in five innings getting out only once.
Ratha Alphonse, young, talented wicket-keeper batsman, has racked up 76 runs in four innings.
Vikram Chaturvedi, the hard hitting batsman mustered 42 off 14 balls on Tuesday vs QUV. Third highest scorer for KAM racking up 119 runs in six innings at SR of 229.
Kertan Nana, right arm medium pacer, second highest wicket taker for KAM scalping EIGHT wickets in eight games.
QUI VIVE (QUV)
Captain: Bala Gurumurthy
Wicketkeeper: Satyajeet Singh
Projected Top Four: Maninder Singh, Ashish Arora, Naveen Balaji, Ishan Jaiswal
Projected Opening Bowlers: Ajay Kotnala, Bala Gurumurthy
Spin Options: Arnav Mishra, Keshav Ranjan
QUI VIVE Key Players:
Maninder Singh, a talented opening batsman, can provide quick starts, all-time leading run scorer for QUV. Second highest scorer for QUV racking up 85 runs in seven games.
Bala Gurumurthy, captain, right arm medium pacer, has scalped four wickets in seven games.
Ajay Kotnala, left-arm medium pacer, wicket taking bowler who can swing the ball both ways. Top wicket taker for QUV picking up SEVEN wickets in seven games.
Ashish Arora, experienced right handed batsman, top run getter for QUV scoring 108 runs in seven innings including an unbeaten 48 off 29 vs KAM.
Ishan Jaiswal, middle order batsman and medium pacer, normally an economical bowler. Scored 29 runs in two innings and picked up a couple of wickets as well.
Murad Jiwa, talented all-rounder, impressed with bat and ball scoring 55 runs and picking up THREE wickets. He is an outstanding fielder as well and took all four catches that came his way.
Kampong face Qui Vive in the Eliminator after Liege’s unfortunate withdrawal. Qui Vive remain winless and after winning both previous meetings, KAM will be overwhelming favourites to progress into the 2nd qualifier.
Last time they met: ECS21.708 | KAM 166 def QUV 76 (31 Aug 2021)
Match Prediction: SV Kampong Cricket (KAM) to cruise into the 2nd Qualifier.
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