Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: European Cricket Championship 2021 - Portugal vs Hungary - Match 2: 20th Sept
The 2nd Group B match of the European Cricket Championship 2021 will be played between Portugal and Hungary at Cartama Oval, Cartama in Spain.
Ranked 61 in the ICC Men's T20I team rankings, Hungary are the lowest ranked of the Group B teams. Nevertheless, Hungary are a side with great potential, boasting several talented players with decent ECS experience. Dark horses in Group B of the Dream11 European Cricket Championship, Hungary will look to spring a surprise in the second week of ECC21.
The reins of Hungary will be in the hands of captain Marc Ahuja. Satyadeep Aswathnarayan will be their man behind the wickets. Zeeshan Kukikhel, Harsh Mandhyan, Marc Ahuja and Zahir Safi Mohammed will be Hungary's top 4 batsmen.
Habib Deldar, Harsh Mandhyan, Abhishek Kheterpal and Asanka Weligamage will be the opening bowlers for Hungary. The team has a good spin bowling option in Harsh Mandhyan.
Ranked 52 in the ICC T20I rankings, Portugal became an ICC member in 1996 and first played international cricket a year later. Portugal will field a host of players with valuable experience from three ECN events in the past two years and will be keen to showcase their skills to a global audience.
Portugal's captain in the European Cricket Championship 2021 is Najam Shahzad. Francoise Stoman will don the wicket keeping gloves for the team.
Azhar Andani, Sharon Gomez, Amir Zaib, Anthony Chambers are the leading batsmen for Portugal while Junaid Khan, Najam Shahzad are their top bowlers. In the spin department, Md Siraj Nipo, Amandeep Singh are their go-to options.
Portugal - Amandeep Singh, Amir Zaib, Anthony Chambers, Azhar Andani, Francoise Stoman, Imran Khan, Junaid Khan, Md Siraj Nipo, Mian Shahid, Miguel Stoman, Najam Shahzad, Paulo Buccimazza, Sharn Gomes, Tariq Aziz
Hungary - Abhishek Khetarpal, Ali Yalmaz, Asanka Weligamage, Habib Deldar, Harsh Mandhyan, Khaibar Deldar, Marc Ahuja, Mark Fontaine, Nisantha Liyanage, Safi Zahir, Salman Khan, Sandeep Mohandas, Satyadeep Ashwathnarayana, Tonmoy Gomes, Zeeshan Kukikhel
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Portugal
Who will win? – Portugal
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Azhar Andani (Portugal), Zeeshan Kukikhel (Hungary)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Junaid Khan (Portugal), Harsh Mandhyan (Hungary)
Most Sixes – Azhar Andani (Portugal), Zeeshan Kukikhel (Hungary)
Player of the Match – Azhar Andani
Team Scores Batting first – Portugal 95+, Hungary 80+
Match Handicap Portugal
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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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