MATCH 29 (ECS21.632) MALMOHUS (MAM) v GOTEBORG CITY (GOC) 0630 GMT | 0830 CET | 1200 IST
MAM Last Five Matches: W L NR W L (Avg Score For 137, Avg Score Against 118)
GOC Last Five Matches: W W (Avg Score For 112, Avg Score Against 98)
Captain: Ankit Gupta
Wicketkeeper: Raseka Danasekara
Projected Top Four: Dheeraj Malhotra, Raseka Danasekara, Ankit Gupta, Rizwan Tarar
Projected Opening Bowlers: Sheron Nord, Faraz Muneer
Spin Option(s): Shahbaz Hussain
MALMOHUS Key Players:
Dheeraj Malhotra, an aggressive opening batsman able to play shots on both the front and back foot. Second highest run scorer last term at European Cricket Series Malmo 2020 amassing 171 runs in six innings. Also a dependable and consistent bowler, picking up FOUR wickets with his medium pace. Second highest scorer for MAM racking up 114 runs in four games including a 28-ball 58 vs LAN on Monday. He is also the top wicket taker for his side scalping FIVE wickets.
Ankit Gupta, a talented, adaptable and powerful batsman. Racked up 152 runs from six matches atEuropean Cricket Series Malmo 2020. Scored 30 runs at a SR of 300 on Saturday. Continued his hitting form on Monday mustering a 32-ball 104 on Monday including 11 HUGE maximos.
Faraz Muneer, right arm nigglymedium pacer, consistent bowler with an arsenal of swing, cutters and slower balls. Picked up SIX wickets last summeratEuropean Cricket Series Malmo 2020. Has picked up a couple of wickets this term.
Ashish Rajput, the 29-year old medium pacer impressed last summer at European Cricket Series Malmo 2020 scalping EIGHT wickets from six matches. Scalped three wickets in two games on Monday.
Captain: Abu Zar
Wicketkeeper: Umar Usman
Projected Top Four: Rahim Safi, Abu Zar, Mahib Shahin, Umar Usman
Projected Opening Bowlers: Avinash Ketty,Mahib Shahin
Spin Option(s): Hasibur Rahman , Vikas Dixit , Abu Zar
GOTEBORG CITY Key Players:
Rahim Safi, has joined GOC this season, one of the best all-rounders in the side, has the ability to change games on his own with his power-hitting. Also very quick and reliable with the ball in his hand. Scalped three wickets on Saturday at an ER of just six.
Abu Zar, captain, LHB, is the best batsman in the side, top scorer for the club last year. Mustered 39 runs in two matches on Saturday.
Mahib Shahin, the hard hitting all-rounder bagged man of the match award in his very first ECS match for his all-round performance mustering 38 off 20 and picking up 2-16 vs LAN. He is leading the wickets column for GOC picking up FIVE wickets in two games.
Goteborg City enjoyed a great debut with two wins over the hosts Landskrona. Malmohus will be a much stiffer test though for GOC and two close encounters are expected.
Match Prediction: Malmohus (MAM) to win an entertaining contest.
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