MATCH 14 (ECS21.569) PAKISTANSKA FORENING (PF) v UMEA (UME) 0900 GMT | 1100 CET | 1430 IST
PF Last Five Matches: W W W W W (Avg Score For 100, Avg Score Against 69)
UME Last Five Matches: L L L L (Avg Score For 89, Avg Score Against 101)
PAKISTANSKA FORENING (PF)
Captain: Bilal Muhammad
Wicketkeeper: Usama Chaudhry
Projected Top Four: Faraan Chaudhry, Sameer Ali Khan, Muhammad Vajjih Ali, Khalil Jalali
Projected Opening Bowlers: Bilal Muhammad, Khalil Jalali
Spin Option(s): Sameer Ali Khan, Waqar Hassan
PAKISTANSKA FORENING Key Players:
Sameer Ali Khan, MVP last term, the right hander racked up 106 runs in five innings in the previous edition and was the joint highest wicket taker for PF with EIGHT scalps. Has scored 68 runs in five games and has picked up three wickets as well.
Bilal Muhammad, captain, medium pacer, leading wicket taker for PF last summer with EIGHT wickets at an economy rate of just 5.75. Has scalped SEVEN wickets at an economy of 4.77 and a best return of 2-5.
Faraan Chaudhry played for Alby Zalmi last term racking up 94 runs from five innings. Has been selected for the Swedish U19 team. Is currently the top run scorer for PF with 85 runs from five matches.
Zubair Aslam, the right arm pacer is leading the wicket taking charts so far with EIGHT scalps from four games at an impressive economy of 5.00 and a tournament best figure of 4-11.
Khalil Jalali, the right hander finished top scorer for PF on Monday racking up 43 runs in two innings and has picked up THREE wickets as well. He also bagged a man of the match award on Monday.
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. Racked up a total of 82 runs on Wednesday including an unbeaten 50 vs FOR. Is now the leading run scorer in the tournament with 116 runs from four matches.
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 an economy of just 7.50.
Abdullah Abrar, the all-rounder is the second highest run scorer and wicket taker for UME scoring 81 runs and picking up two wickets.
Pakistanska Forening and Umea are placed at opposite ends of the ladder. While PF are unbeaten in five games, UME are yet to get off the mark. With the kind of imperious form PF are in, UME might have to wait a little more while to enjoy the taste of victory.
Last time they met: ECS21.561 | PF 57(6) def UME 56 (20 Jul 2021)
Match Prediction: Pakistanska Forening (PF) to win with plenty to spare.
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