Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions: Deccan Gladiators vs Maratha Arabians – Ajman T20 Cricket Cup 2022–First Semi-Final- 16th Match
The16th match and the first Semi-Final of the Ajman T20 Cricket Cup 2022 will be played between Deccan Gladiators and Maratha Arabians at the Ajman’s Malik Cricket Stadium, UAE.
After 15 thrilling cricket matches in the league stage, we have reached the Semi-Final stage where 4 teams will lock horns with each other and 2 will proceed towards the Finals.
The teams that have qualified for the semi-finals are Deccan Gladiators, Maratha Arabians, Delhi Bulls and Bangla Tigers.
Current Form Deccan Gladiators:
Deccan Gladiators achieved4 points in 5 matches played. They won 2 matches and lost 3.
Deccan Gladiators won a low scoring thriller last match against Delhi Bulls by 14 runs.
Delhi Bulls won the toss and chose to field first. The top order of Deccan Gladiators failed miserably and they were reduced to 22 for 5. Just when the situation looked tough for the Gladiators to reach the 100 run mark, Adeel Malik-I came to the crease and rebuilt the innings. He made 42 off 32 balls and helped his team cross the 100 run mark and reach a total of 103 before being bowled out.
Chasing a small total of 103, Delhi Bulls went through an unpleasant start and lost too many wickets early on in the innings. They were reduced to 51 for 7 and there was no come back from Delhi Bulls from there on. Mohammad Azhar tried to stage a fight back in the late order as he smashed 23 off 17 balls. But it all went to vain as Delhi Bulls were restricted to 89 for 9 in 20 overs, losing the match by 14 runs.
Current Form Maratha Arabians:
Maratha Arabians topped the points table of Ajman T20 Cup 2022. They won 4 out of the 5 matches played.
Maratha Arabians are set to face Deccan Gladiators in the Semi-Finals and it seems to be a promising match.
Maratha Arabians won their last match against Northern Warriors by 5 wickets. Maratha Arabians won the toss and elected to field first.
Northern Warriors’ openers started off quite well and collected quick fire 61runs for the 1st wicket partnership. Sandeep Singh made 42 off 26 balls while Farhan Babar scored 49 off 39 balls. The middle order could not perform to the same intensity as the openers. They all contributed in small packets and helped Northern Warriors reach a competitive total of 176 for 6 in 20 overs.
Chasing 176, Maratha Arabians lost Usman Khan early on in the innings. Post his dismissal, Jiju Janardhanan and Mohammad Afzal resurrected the innings with their knocks of 31 and 43 respectively. In the late middle order, Omer Farooq smashed 36 off just 19 balls to win the match for his team comfortably in the 20th over with 5 wickets in hand.
Jiju Janardhanan (c), Ansh Tandon, Hamdan Tahir (U19), Harry Bharwal, Imran Nazir, Maroof Merchant (U19), Matiullah Khan, Mohd Afzal, Mujahid Ameen, Omer Farooq, Saqhuib Manshad, Shanawaz Khan, Usman Khan, Vishnu Sukumaran, Zeeshan Abid.
Adeel Malik (c), Ansar Khan, Rahul Chopra, Danish Quereshi, Hassan Khan (U19), Aayan Khan, Waqas Ali, Hameed Khan, Muhammad Hassan, Laxman Manjrekar, Mohd Kaleem, Ahmad Shafiq, Umar Hafeez, Saifullah Noor, Malik Ghulam Mustafa, Mayank Chaudhary, Adeel Ahmad Shafique.
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? – Maratha Arabians
Who will win? – Maratha Arabians
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Usman Khan (Maratha Arabians), Hameed Khan (Deccan Gladiators)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) –Saqib Manshad (Maratha Arabians), Adeel Malik-I (Deccan Gladiators)
Most Sixes – Usman Khan (Maratha Arabians), Hameed Khan (Deccan Gladiators)
Player of the Match- Usman Khan (Maratha Arabians)
Team Scores Batting first – Maratha Arabians 160+, Deccan Gladiators 140+
Match Handicap: Maratha Arabians
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