Dubai will be playing against ECB Blues in the 3rd place match of Dream11 Emirates D20 T20 tournament, they both lost their semifinal game and with that the golden chance to play in the maiden Emirates T20 tournament.
DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Details:
The first match of the final day of the Dream11 Emirates D20 will see ECB Blues playing against Dubai on 24th of December at ICC Academy Cricket Ground, Dubai.
The game is scheduled to begin at 02:30 PM IST and the live match can be seen on FanCode in India.
DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Preview:
Dubai came very close to beating Fujairah but in the end, Fujairah bowlers were too good for them, Dubai restricted the star-studded Fujairah to a below-par score of 131, which they failed to chase and could manage only 115 runs from their full quota of 20 overs.
ECB Blues, on the other hand, lost against Sharjah. They posted a score of 170 which they thought at halfway that it was more than enough for their bowlers to defend against Sharjah. But the Sharjah batsmen came out with blazing guns and chased that score within 16 overs.
DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Weather Report:
The temperature will be around 19-23°C on the match day and the sky will be clear and sunny, the match will complete without any rain issues.
DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Pitch Report:
ICC Academy Cricket Ground is offering assistance to the bowlers, especially the spinners in the day game are dominating and the batsmen are struggling to score freely, a score of 145 has become a competitive score at this ground, batting in the second innings especially has been tougher.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
Record of team chasing here is very poor, only 20% of the times have a team batting second won in this venue.
DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Injury Update:
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DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Probable XIs:
Dubai: Shahrukh Seikh (C), Adnaan Khan (WK), Muhammad Usman, Omer Farooq, Saqib Manshad, Tahir Latif, Ronak Panoly, Rudra Mahadev, Punya Mehra, Ali Naseer, Nilansh Keswani
Bench: Bilal Cheema, Syed Haider, Ronak Bhatia
ECB Blues: Basil Hameed (C), Chundangapoyil Rizwan, Alishan Sharafu, Fahad Nawaz, Aryan Lakra, Vriitya Aravind (WK), Ansh Tandon, Waheed Ahmad, Karthik Palaniapan Meiyappan, Zahoor Khan, Junaid Siddique
Bench: Ateeq Ur Rehman, Junaid Siddique, Shanchit Sharma
DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Omer Farooq returned to the form in the match against Fujairah, unfortunately, there were not enough people to support him, he scored 29 runs and took 2 wickets, and will be a good captaincy pick in this game.
Tahir Latif is one of the top wicket-takers in the tournament,. He is averaging 1.7 wickets per game and has a good economy rate of 6.36. Tahir took two wickets against Fujairah in the semifinals and was also economical in his four-overs spell.
Vriitya Aravind is the top-order attacking wicketkeeper-batsman. He piled up a second consecutive half-century, he scored 79 runs with the help of 11 fours and a six against Sharjah. Aravind is scoring with an average of 41 runs per game and is striking the ball at 121 strike rate. He can also produce fantasy points with the gloves, hence can be used as captaincy option in the grand leagues.
DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Vriitya Aravind, Tahir Latif.
Vice-Captain – Aryan Lakra, Omer Farooq.
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for DUB vs ECB Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Vriitya Aravind (VC)
Batsmen – Punya Mehra, Sharukh Sheikh, Alishan Sharafu
All-rounders – Omer Farooq (C), Waheed Ahmad, Basil Hameed, Aryan Lakra
Bowlers – Ali Naseer, Junaid Siddique, Karthik Meiyappan
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for DUB vs ECB Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Vriitya Aravind
Batsmen – Alishan Sharafu, Shahrukh Sheikh, Zawar Farid
All-rounders – Aryan Lakra (C), Omer Farooq, Basil Hameed, Waheed Ahmad (VC)
Bowlers – Ali Naseer, Tahir Latif, Junaid Siddique
DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Expert Advice:
This will be a day game and spinners will have the advantage. try to pick batsmen from the first innings and spinners that will be bowling in the second innings. Also, try death bowlers in both the innings.
DUB vs ECB Dream11 Emirates D20 Third Place Match Probable Winners:
ECB Blues, despite losing in the semifinals will be favourites to win against Dubai for the third-place match.