MATCH 10 v(ECS21.565) UMEA (UME) v FORENOM ROYALS (FOR) 0900 GMT | 1100 CET | 1430 IST
UME Last Five Matches: L L (Avg Score For 63, Avg Score Against 83)
FOR Last Five Matches: L L W (Avg Score For 65, Avg Score Against 90)
Captain: Majid Mustafa
Wicketkeeper: Majid Mustafa
Projected Top Four: Majid Mustafa, Arslan Bajwa, Pradeep Singh, Hani Hassan
Projected Opening Bowlers: Amir Husseini, Hani Hassana
Spin Option(s): Abdullah Abrar, Majid Mustafa, Syed Junaid, Mahmood Ahmad
UMEA Key Players:
Majid Mustafa, right handed top order batsman and wicket-keeper, is one of the most reliable batsman with sound technique. He is the all-time leading run scorer and captain of UME. Finished top scorer for UME racking up 34 runs in two games.
Arslan Bajwa finished second highest run scorer for UME on Tuesday with 24 runs to his name. Almost took his side home losing out on Golden Ball.
Hani Hassan, the 19-year old all-rounder is a shining star. He is one of the best batsman in Umea and is a hard bowler to get away. Picked up three wickets at a miser economy of just 5.25 on Tuesday.
Pradeep Singh is a middle order batsman with good technique who can hit huge sixes as well. An economical and tricky bowler to hit due to his tight line and length.
Captain: Rohit Juneja
Wicketkeeper: Srinivas Manem
Projected Top Four: Rohit Juneja, Anirudh Ram, Sahil Prashar, Srini Jettiboyina
Projected Opening Bowlers: Rohit Juneja, Sahil Prashar
Spin Option(s): Arpit Tiwari, Ameya Bendre
FORENOM ROYALS Key Players:
Rohit Juneja, captain of FOR, will also lead the way with the bat and open the innings. Hasn’t fired with the bat yet scoring just 13 runs in three games but is top wicket taker for FOR with three wickets in three games.
Sahil Prashar, the hard hitting right hander has mustered 93 runs in five T10 innings at a strike rate of 202. He also has three wickets to his name. Returned figures of 3-9 vs BOT on his ECS debut. Golden Ball hero taking FOR to their first ever ECS victory vs Umea.
Arpit Tiwari, bowling all-rounder, is a tidy off-spin bowler with SEVEN T10 wickets to his name in eight matches. Was impressive on the opening day bagging a man of the match award in the first game for scoring 25 runs and picking up 3-14 vs BOT. Top scorer for FOR racking up 58 runs in three innings.
What a thriller we witnessed on Tuesday when the two sides fought out a tantalising Golden Ball finish. Can the two sides repeat that drama on Day 3?
Last time they met: ECS21.563 | FOR 70 def UME 70 on Golden Ball (20 Jul 2021)
Match Prediction: Umea (UME) to avenge the heartbreaking Golden Ball loss on Tuesday.
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