ROT vs SVH Dream11 Team Prediction: V.O.C Rotterdam look to consolidate position as Group A toppers as tricky Svanholm come visiting.
Two matches, two eight wickets and the side from Netherlands haven’t taken long in stamping their authority over the European Cricket League. Sitting right in the pinnacle of Group A, V.O.C Rotterdam have executed brilliant cricket, seeing the side show just why they were considered heavy favourites for the title.
Hailing from Netherlands, the newest entrant in the land of cricket, for V.O.C Rotterdam this showpiece league was all about showing why the country is on such a successful ascendancy. They defeated Zimbabwe ever so recently in an ODI and T20 series and V.O.C Rotterdam learning under the tutelage of some of their international performers, the side made for one of the most strongest and well balanced outfits.
And that is exactly what the side showed as they went onto defeat Dreux and Cluj on Monday, seeing the side end day 1 of the league in the annuls. It was the bowling performance which stood out particularly from the side with the unit picking up 12 wickets in two matches before the batsmen were called upon to come in and provide the finishing touches to the side.
Elsewhere, Svanholm Cricket Club have been equally good, following up a 9 wicket win over Dreux with a 10 wicket win from Cluj today to move a step ahead of V.O.C Rotterdam. It adds to the intrigue of today’s closing encounter when these two sides will be clashing ahead each other to decide to ends the group stage sitting on top of the standings.
ROT vs SVH Dream11 Team Prediction
One of the toughest match we have had to decide on till now, this encounter is truly a deserving way to bring down curtains in the league’s group stages. Both these sides have been sublime with the ball, picking up a massive 28 wickets in between them in 4 encounters with the batsmen assisting them to perfection.
The one thing which tilts the balance ever so slightly in Svanholm’s favour is their more deadly bowling unit and it should rise to the occasion yet again and see them make it three wins out of three.
Pitch Conditions and Toss
The fact that we would have already had five matches been played on this surface prior to this encounter is going to make no difference to the track. The pitch is going to be extremely good for batting and with this being a night match, the batting conditions are only going to improve. The side winning the toss will look to field first as has been the norm in this league.
Probable Playing 11
Scott Edwards, Max O’Dowd, Jelte Schoonheim, Corey Rutgers, Pieter Seelaar, Dirk Van Baren, Ramdas Upadhyay, Ashiqullah Said, Bobby Hanif, Pierce Fletcher, Davey Cohen.
Svanholm Cricket Club
Abdul Hashmi, Zishan Shah, Shuaib Rashid, Mods Henriksen, Saud Munir, Eugene Moleon, Jonas Henriksen, Zeeshan Khan, Toqeer Ahmad, Atta Ullah, JC Fenwick.
Dream 11 Picks
Scott Edwards from V.O.C Rotterdam has been selected as our wicket-keeper for this encounter on the basis of his opening slot. He’s still to get a big score but has more than enough balls in his kitty to do so in.
If there has been one batsman who has made everyone stand up and turned heads in his direction, it’s been V.O.C Rotterdam’s opener, Max O’Dowd. Coring a half-century against Dreux, the player come up with a neat little contribution against Cluj as well, providing his side with the perfect foundation to go and win from.
Jelte Schoonheim comes in from the side as well while from Svanholm we have opted for their opener Zishan Shah after two innings of 45 and 53 for his side.
The one player each from either side for us over here with Peter Seelar coming in from V.O.R Rotterdam while its opener Mads Henriksen who enters the fray from Svanholm. Seelar put on a complete all-round display in both his encounters, scoring 29 and picking up the one wicket against Dreux, seeing him become an instant pick for us.
With Jonas Henriksen opening for Svanholm, the player who bound to enter our side. He is accompanied by Zeshan Shah who has registered figures of 3-10 and 2-10 along with Toqeer Ahmed with him coming out to bat at number 4. We have also decided to bring in Atta Ullah from the side with them being so impeccable on the bowling front.
On the other hand, we Ashiqullah Said complete our side as the lone pick from V.O.C Rotterdam.
With teams partaking in the tournament in a hectic and congested schedule, one which sees several countries play on consecutive days, there is a likelihood of sides changing their playing 11’s for every match. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your side which include the best performers for each side with players being roped in based on their pivotal role and importance to the team paired with the pitch conditions, toss and recent performances.