Defiant Vinohrady CC look to zoom past Brno Raiders, get tips and predictions
The Brno Raiders vs Vinohrady CC clash on May 6 would be of great importance as both sides would want to prove their might in the fiercely contested group B.
Vinohrady CC hold a slight edge over Brno Raiders as they have produced more results with the bat and the ball and are placed comfortably in the top 2 teams of Group B at the moment with a positive Net Run Rate of +3.176.
They would go hard at winning the title this time around as they lost the final to Prague CC Kings in October last year.
BRD vs VCC match prediction
The odds are tilted in the favour of VCC as they have got a strong start to their campaign winning two out of their first three matches as opposed to BRD who started with two consecutive losses on the trot.
Considering the form they are in, VCC should ease home like they have done on previous occasions.
BRD vs VCC best players
Top Tip: Best Batsmen
Ashish Matta has gathered 43 runs in 2 matches and he remains the best batsman for BRD that the opposition would target. The team would surely bank on him to perform once again and take them past the finishing line.
Middle-order batsman Frederick Heydenrych is the batsman to watch out for VCC as he has scored 65 runs from 3 innings at a strike rate of 166.66 with the highest score of 36*. If he gets going in the top-order, he may well be on his way to extend his run tally to more than 100 runs in the series.
Top Tip: Best Bowlers
Suresh Ramarao for BRD is the best bowling bet as he has been able to take a wicket in both the games they have played. He would however want to chip in more to ensure his team secures a much-needed win.
Venkatesh Margasahayam leads the bowling chart with four wickets in three matches with the best bowling figures of 3/10. With such an impressive performance behind him, he is definitely the one to watch out for VCC.
BRD vs VCC probable playing XI
Brno Raiders playing XI: Aamir Hussain, Sureshkumar Nagaraj, Ashish Matta, Arunkumar Vasudevan (captain), Muhammad Ansar (wicket-keeper), Suresh Ramarao, Naveen Joseph, Ajinkya Dhamdhere, Hari Krishna Pitta, Raghavendra Singh, Kushal Mishra
Vinohrady CC playing XI: Chris Pearce (wicket-keeper), Siddarth Goud (captain), Ritik Tomar, Frederick Heydenrych, Vojtech Hasa, Yashkumar Patel, Arshad Hayat, Nirmal Kumar, Venkatesh Margasahayam, Shubhranshu Chaudhary, Ben Boulton-Smith
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