MA vs TAD Fantasy Prediction: Maratha Arabians vs Team Abu Dhabi – 3 February 2021 (Abu Dhabi). Both teams are in desperate need of a win.
Maratha Arabians will take on Team Abu Dhabi in the league match of the Abu Dhabi T10 League. The Premier T10 competition is finally getting underway in Abu Dhabi.
Both teams have won one of their four games in the tournament so far. Joe Clarke has been batting well for the Team Abu Dhabi, whereas Overton has their best bowler. Maratha Arabians will rely on the experience of Mohammad Hafeez in this game.
Pitch Report – The pitch will be batting friendly one.
Match Details :
Time:- 7:45 PM IST, Live on Sony Sports Network Stadium:- Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Probable XI for both sides:-
Maratha Arabians – Mohammad Hafeez, Abdul Shakoor, Laurie Evans, Shoaib Malik, Javed Ahmadi, Ishan Malhotra, Mosaddek Hossain, Muktar Ali, Sompal Kami, Sohag Gazi, Yamin Ahmedzai.
Team Abu Dhabi – Chris Gayle, Luke Wright, Paul Stirling, Ben Duckett, Joe Clarke, Najibullah Zadran, Jamie Overton, Rohan Mustafa, Naveen ul Haq, Usman Shinwari, Obed McCoy.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
A Shakoor, M Hafeez, J Clarke, B Duckett, and P Stirling.
MA vs TAD Team Wicket-Keeper
Abdul Shakoor (Price 9) and Ben Duckett (Price 8.5) will be our wicket-keepers. Shakoor has scored 118 runs in the tournament at an average of 39.33, whereas his strike-rate has been 171.01. Duckett has scored over 2000 T20 runs, whereas he has scored 73 runs in this league at a strike-rate of 162.22.
MA vs TAD Team Batsmen
Chris Gayle (Price 10), Joe Clarke (Price 9), and Luke Wright (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from the Team Abu Dhabi. Clarke scored 371 in Vitality Blast 2020 at an average of 37.10, whereas his strike-rate has been 175.00. Gayle does not need any stats to prove his stature in the white-ball format. However, Gayle is not in good form, whereas Clarke has scored 134 runs at a strike-rate of 235.08. Wright scored 411 runs in the Vitality T20 Blast 2020 at a strike-rate of 137.00
Mohammad Hafeez (Price 10) and Shoaib Malik (Price 9.5) will be our batsmen from the Maratha Arabians. Hafeez has scored 129 runs in the tournament at an average of 43.00, whereas his strike-rate has been 184.28. Malik is a veteran of over 10000 T20 runs, whereas he is a wicket-taker as well.
MA vs TAD Team All-Rounders
Paul Stirling (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from the Team Abu Dhabi. Stirling has scored 5749 T20 runs at a strike-rate of 142.37, whereas he has scored four centuries in his last six ODI games. He is going to open in this game.
MA vs TAD Team Bowlers
Jamie Overton (Price 9) and Obed McCoy (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Team Abu Dhabi. Overton has scalped five wickets in the tournament, whereas McCoy has scalped a couple. Both of them bowl in the death overs.
Yamin Ahmedzai (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from the Maratha Arabians. He has been bowling well and has scalped four wickets in the tournament.
Match Prediction: Team Abu Dhabi are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Joe Clarke and Mohammad Hafeez
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Chris Gayle and Paul Stirling
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