Cricket Match Predictions: Malaysian T10 Bash 2020 - Southern Hitters vs Central Smashers - Match 3
The 3rd match of the Malaysian T10 Bash 2020 will be played between Southern Hitters and Central Smashers at the Kinrara Oval in Malaysia.
Central Smashers won the opening fixture of the Malaysian T10 Bash 2020 against Western Warriors by 8 wickets.
Amir Khan was the best bowler for Central Smashers and returned with amazing figures of 2-0-9-4. Pavandeep Singh, as expected, was also right up there with three wickets from his two overs while giving away just six runs.
In the batting line up, the credit of Central Smashers' victory goes to Anwar Arudin who set up the chase with a brilliant 52-run knock off just 25 balls. Arudin struck 7 fours and 3 sixes on the way to his half-century and batted at a strike rate of 208.
With 34 and 15 respectively from Ahmad Faiz and Ammar Zuhdi, the team registered a comprehensive victory with four balls to spare.
Southern Hitters kicked off their Malaysian T10 Bash 2020 campaign with an 8-run victory against Northern Strikers. It was their middle order which took the Hitters to a decent score of 107.
There are 20s from Bhushan Vilas Save, Saifullah Malik, Aminuddin Ramly and Virandeep Singh. Among the four, Save was the most explosive.
Virandeep Singh was then their best bowler and took three wickets from his 2 overs while conceding 15 runs. Muhammad Gulraiz and Md Sulaiman also chipped in with one wicket each. While Gulraiz was expensive, Sulaiman bowled at an economy of 6 RPO.
Let's have a look at the squads of both teams:
Central Smashers - Ahmad Faiz Mohammed Noor (c), Anwar Arudin, Norwira Zazmie, Mohsan Idrees, Abdullah Shahid, Amir Khan Malik, Ammar Zuhdi Hazalan, Janidu Himsara, Shankar Sathish, Pavandeep Singh, Suharril Fetri Shuib, Sumanth Kadri Suuvarna, Akbar Ali, Rizwan Haider, Wan Amirul Zulkarnain
Southern Hitters - Virandeep Singh (c), Bhushan Save, Saifullah Malik, Aminuddin Ramly, Rehan Mahmood, Hashim Islam, Ainool Haqqiem Yatim, Muhammad Gulraiz, Sachinu Hettige, Amir Azim Shukor, Vijay Unni, Syazrul Ezat Idrus, Md Sulaiman Ali, Haider Ali, Kevin Dulaj Perera
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Central Smashers
Who will win? – Central Smashers
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Anwar Arudin (Central Smashers), Bhushan Vilas Save (Southern Hitters)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Pavandeep Singh (Central Smashers), Virandeep Singh (Southern Hitters)
Most Sixes – Anwar Arudin (Central Smashers), Bhushan Vilas Save (Southern Hitters)
Man of the Match – Anwar Arudin
Team Scores Batting first – Central Smashers 110+, Southern Hitters 100+
Match Handicap Central Smashers
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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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