Dubai Capitals take on the Gulf Giants in match 8 of the inaugural ILT20 league. The International League T20 2023 is the most recent T20 League that has been unearthed. The tournament is being played in the UAE with placid batting wickets on offer.
Gulf Giants are placed second on the points table alongside MI Emirates. Both have won two out of two games. The Abu Dhabi Knight Riders are placed at the bottom. with two defeats from two games.
Abu Dhabi Knight Riders are led by Sunil Narine while MI Emirates are led by Kieron Pollard. Colin Munro is the skipper of Desert Vipers while Moeen Ali is the captain of Sharjah Warriors. Rovman Powell leads Dubai Capitals while James Vince leads Gult Giants.
The ILT20 2023 final takes place on February 12, 2023. A total of 34 games will be played during the tournament. The tournament will take place in a double round-robin format. Hence, each team will play two games with another team during the league stage.
The matches will be played across, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai. IPL 2020 and 2021 was played in the UAE and provided plenty of high-scoring thrillers. It’s a batters paradise and the same will be on display in this tournament as well. Some of the best T20 players in the world are playing in this tournament.
Recent Venue Records (Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah)
STATS – T20
Total matches 29
Matches won batting first 17
Matches won bowling first 12
Average 1st Inns scores 151
Average 2nd Inns scores 124
Highest total recorded 215/6 (20 Ov) by AFG vs ZIM
Lowest total recorded 38/10 (10.4 Ov) by HK vs PAK
Highest score chased 179/6 (19.1 Ov) by SL vs AFG
Lowest score defended 142/7 (20 Ov) by WI vs BAN
Who Will Score Most Runs For Dubai Capitals: Rovman Powell/ Bhanuka Rajapaksa
Who Will Take Most Wickets For Dubai Capitals: Isuru Udana/ Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Who Will Score Most Runs For Gulf Giants: Chris Lynn / Tom Banton
Who Will Pick Most Wickets For Gulf Giants: Qais Ahmed / Richard Gleeson
GUL vs DUB Match Prediction- Who Will Win Today ILT20 Match? ILT20 2023, Match 8
Gulf Giants are unbeaten in this contest so far and are likely to continue their winning streak. They have a better all-round squad compared to the Dubai side