MATCH 31 (ECS21.586) MARSTA (MAR) v HUDDINGE (HUD) 1100 GMT | 1300 CET | 1630 IST
MAR Last Five Matches: L L L W W (Avg Score For 102, Avg Score Against 92)
HUD Last Five Matches: L W W (Avg Score For 98, Avg Score Against 100)
Captain: Shahid Mustafa
Wicketkeeper: Shahid Mustafa
Projected Top Four: Share Ali, Waqas Haider, Hamid Sulehri, Shahid Mustafa
Projected Opening Bowlers: Qambber Syed, Ajmal Raza
Spin Option(s): Hamid Sulehri, Fahad Waqas
MARSTA Key Players:
Share Ali is a solid top order batsman and can bowl fast with the ball. The right hander amassed 192 runs last term for eventual champions PF at a strike rate of almost 200. He hit the most sixes last year with 14 hits over the ropes. Started off well scoring 35 off just 19 balls in the first match. Has racked up 68 runs in three games.
Waqas Haider, a dashing opening batsman and brilliant pace bowler with the ability to swing the ball. Top scorer for MAR last season racking up 137 runs and picking up SIX wickets. Top scorer for MAR mustering 100 runs in three games including a 31-ball 45 vs HUD.
Hamid Sulehri, an elegant top order batsman and a quality left arm spinner, racked up 131 runs last term and ended second highest wicket taker in the tournament with EIGHT wickets.
Ajmal Raza, the left arm medium pacer picked up FIVE wickets with a best return of 2-0 and is leading the wicket taking charts for MAR.
Captain: Abdul Rashid Khan
Wicketkeeper: Imal Zuwak
Projected Top Four: Tariq Zuwak, Imal Zuwak, Abdul Rashid Khan, Samiullah Rahmani
Projected Opening Bowlers: Hijrat Khan, Saeed Ahmad
Spin Option(s): Yama Masoud, Kamran Momand, Najeeb Ullah
HUDDINGE Key Players:
Samiullah Rahmaniis one of the best hitters of a cricket ball in Sweden. Played for Nacka last term scoring 97 runs in five innings at a magnificent strike rate of 249. Scored a blistering 31 not out off just 13 balls against his former team Nacka to bag his first man of the match award of the season. Has also picked up two wickets.
Imal Zuwak has been selected for the national team a few days ago. The talented opener has racked up 50 runs in two games including a man of the match effort of an 18-ball 41 vs Marsta.
Nasir Iqbal, thecurrent Swedish international is the all time leading wicket taker for HUD. He is joint leading wicket taker for his side with three scalps from three games. Has also mustered 44 runs at a strike rate of 191.
Saeed Ahmad, the 21-year-old talent has the potential to represent Sweden in the future. Is currently the joint top wicket taker for HUD with three scalps from three games.
Marsta and Huddinge have each won two of their three games and are placed second and third in the standings respectively. Their only loss came against this very opposition on the first day of Group B action, so Marsta will be eager for payback.
Last time they met: ECS21.577 | HUD 108(9.2) def MAR 106 (24 Jul 2021)
Match Prediction: Marsta (MAR) to even the score against HUD.
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