Cricket Match Predictions: European Cricket Championship 2021 Group C - Finland vs Czech Republic - Match 2: 27th Sept
The 2nd Group C match of the European Cricket Championship 2021 will be played between Finland and Czech Republic at Cartama Oval, Cartama in Spain.
LIVE SCORES - Finland vs Czech Republic - Match 2
Nicknamed the Lions, Czech Republic made their international debut in 2008 and have been playing international cricket regularly ever since - COVID19 permitting.
At 67 in the ICC T20I World Rankings, Czech Republic are the lowest ranked side in Group C, but boast a host of proven performers at international level. Many have already impressed at various ECN events in the past two years. CZR will be keen to showcase their skills to a global audience at the inaugural Dream11 European Cricket Championship.
Czech Republic's captain in the European Cricket Championship 2021 is Arun Ashokan. Hilal Ahmad will don the big gloves for the side. Sabawoon Davizi, Arun Ashokan, Sudesh Wickramasekara, Aakash Parmar are the leading batsmen for Czech Republic while Sabawoon Davizi, Ali Waqar are their top bowlers.
Spinners have already proved their worth in the ECS and if that carries on, Keyur Mehta, Naveed Ahmed, Arun Ashokan are expected to have a good time in the competition.
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
Czech Republic - Aakash Parmar, Ali Waqar, Arun Ashokan, Frederick Heydenrych, Hilal Ahmad, Keyur Mehta, Kushal Mendon, Naveed Ahmed, Sabawoon Davizi, Sahil Grover, Satyajit Sengupta, Sharan Ramakrishnan, Smit Patel, Sudesh Wickramasekara, Vyshakh Jagannivasan
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Finland
Who will win? – Finland
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Nathan Collins (Finland), Sabawoon Davizi (Czech Republic)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Amjad Sher (Finland), Keyur Mehta (Czech Republic)
Most Sixes – Nathan Collins (Finland), Sabawoon Davizi (Czech Republic)
Player of the Match – Nathan Collins
Team Scores Batting first – Finland 90+, Czech Republic 80+
Match Handicap Finland
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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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