Fujairah will be facing off against ECB Blues in match number 20 of Dream11 Emirates T20 Tournament. Fujairah are coming off a 17-run victory over Ajman while ECB Blues won against Dubai in their last encounter. Catch all the Dream11 Predictions, Fantasy Cricket Tips, and Injury Update in this article.
ECB vs FUJ Match Details, Emirates D20:
In the 20th match of the Dream11 Emirates D20, Team Fujairah will be playing against the ECB Blues on 17th of December at ICC Academy Cricket Ground, Dubai. The game is scheduled to begin at 2:30 PM IST and the live match can be seen on FanCode in India.
ECB vs FUJ Preview, Emirates D20:
This will be the second encounter between these two sides in the tournament, Fujairah won the last head to head match by 6 wickets while chasing a score of 134. Both the teams are in good recent form and both have won at least 4 of their last five matches.
Fujairah last played against Ajman in which they won by 17 runs, they posted a score of 164 in 20 overs with the help of Usman Khan’s blistering 78 runs off 48 balls, his innings included 11 fours and 1 six, and he was supported well by Rohan Mustafa on the other end.
ECB Blues, on the other hand, played against Sharjah in which they won by 64 runs, their wicket-keeper batsman Vritiya Aravind scored 86 runs and took the total to 170 runs. Ajay Lakra has been amongst the wickets every match and he took 4 wickets in his last game.
ECB vs FUJ Weather Report, Emirates D20:
The temperature is expected to be around 25-30°C on the match day and the sky will be filled with dark clouds and 27 Km/hr wind will be blowing in the ground, the match might see little rain interrupting the game.
ECB vs FUJ Pitch Report, Emirates D20:
The pitch at ICC Academy cricket ground favoured bowlers more than the batsmen, spinners are getting help from the pitch and the pitches have slowed down a bit. Teams have found it difficult to chase on this surface.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
80% of the games were won by teams batting first on this venue in last five encounters.
ECB vs FUJ Injury Update, Emirates D20:
(Will be added when there is an update)
ECB vs FUJ Probable XIs, Emirates D20:
ECB Blues: Basil Hameed(C), Chundangapoyil Rizwan, Alishan Sharafu, Fahad Nawaz, Aryan Lakra, Vritiya Aravind (WK), Ansh Tandon, Waheed Ahmad, Karthik Palaniappan Meiyappan, Zahoor Khan, Junaid Siddique
Bench: Adhitya Shetty, Ateeq Ur Rehman, Sanchit Sharma
Fujairah: Ahmed Raza (C), Rohan Mustafa, Waseem Muhammad, Usman Khan, Muhammad Farooq, Sandy Sandeep, Hassan Khalid, Luqman Hazrat, Akif Raja, Muhammad Naeem, Lovepreet Singh
Bench: Hamdan Tahir(WK), Muhammad Umar-Arshad, Maroof Merchant
ECB vs FUJ Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Rohan Mustafa is the star all-rounder and current UAE international player, he scored 40 odd runs in last game and is consistently amongst the runs in this tournament, he is a must-have pick in every game. Usman Khan once again showed the power game that he possesses, he scored another 70 odd runs and lead his side to a comfortable victory, he could be used as a captaincy option as well.
Ajay Lakra has been the best bowler of the league so far, he has been taking wickets in heaps, he took another four-wicket in the last game, and is a safe multiplier option. Alishan Sharafu has been the best player for ECB Blues and is scoring with 35 runs per game average, and scored 51 runs in the last game.
ECB vs FUJ Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Rohan Mustafa, Waseem Muhammad
Vice-Captain – Usman Khan, Alishan Sharafu
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for ECB vs FUJ Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Vritiya Anand
Batsmen – Usman Khan, Alishan Sharafu, Waseem Muhammad
All-rounders – Ajay Lakra (C), Rohan Mustafa (VC), Waheed Ahmad
Bowlers – Ahmad Raza, Karthik Meiyappan, Akif Raja, Sabir Rao
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for ECB vs FUJ Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Vritiya Anand
Batsmen – Usman Khan, Alishan Sharafu, Waseem Muhammad (VC), Basil Hameed
All-rounders – Ajay Lakra, Rohan Mustafa (C), Waheed Ahmad
Bowlers – Ahmad Raza, Karthik Meiyappan, Sabir Rao
ECB vs FUJ Expert Advice, Emirates D20:
It was noticed that run-scoring, especially in the second innings, was very tough hence try to pick more batsmen from the side batting first and spinners from the side bowling second. All-rounders will have more fantasy value in these kinds of pitches.
ECB vs FUJ Probable Winners, Emirates D20:
Fujairah has a well-balanced team and advantage of having many UAE international players in their ranks, they are the favourites to win this match.