Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: European Cricket Championship 2021 Group C - England XI vs Finland - Match 5: 27th Sept
The 5th Group C match of the European Cricket Championship 2021 will be played between England XI and Finland at Cartama Oval, Cartama in Spain.
With a talented mix of Under 19, National Counties and former County players, England XI have assembled keenly for the Dream11 European Cricket Championship alongside Finland, Italy, Germany and Czech Republic in Group C. The team also includes Wales captain Sam Pearce, who played for Glamorgan in the T20 Blast this summer.
Dan Lincoln will lead England XI in the European Cricket Championship 2021. Either Lincoln or Alex Mellor will take up the wicket-keeping duties for the side.
England XI are expected to name Dan Lincoln, Harrison Ward, Tom Bevan, Alex Mellor as their top 4, with Zum Ahktar, Andy Rishton, Richard Edwards taking the new rock.
Euan Woods, Alex Russell, Sam Pearce, Max Uttley, Tom Bevan are the spinners that England XI have in their ranks.
Ranked 57 in the ICC Men's T20I team rankings, Finland are in a tough group in the Dream11 European Cricket Championship with Czech Republic, Italy, Germany and England XI. As many as eight players in their squad have played in matches previously broadcasted on the European Cricket Network.
The reins of Finland will be in the hands of captain Nathan Collins. Jonathan Scamans or Aravind Mohan will be their man behind the wickets. Nathan Collins, Peter Gallagher, Aravind Mohan, Amjad Sher will be Finland's top 4 batsmen.
Amjad Sher, Naveed Shahid, Muhammad Imran, Mahesh Tambe will be the opening bowlers for Finland. The team has a couple of good spin bowling options in Hariharan Dandapani, Peter Gallagher.
Finland - Amjad Sher, Aravind Mohan, Areeb Quadir, Hariharan Dandapani, Jonathan Scamans, Mahesh Tambe, Matthew Jenkinson, Muhammad Imran, Nathan Collins, Naveed Shahid, Parveen Kumar, Peter Gallagher, Raaz Mohammad
England XI - Alex Mellor, Alexander Russell, Andrew Rishton, Arthur Godsal, Dan Lincoln, Euan Woods, Harrison Ward, Luke Webb, Max Uttley, Richard Edwards, Sam Pearce, Thomas Bevan, Zaman Akhter
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - England XI
Who will win? – England XI
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Dan Lincoln (England XI), Nathan Collins (Finland)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Zum Ahktar (England XI), Amjad Sher (Finland)
Most Sixes – Dan Lincoln (England XI), Nathan Collins (Finland)
Player of the Match – Dan Lincoln
Team Scores Batting first – England XI 100+, Finland 80+
Match Handicap England XI
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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