Dusseldorf Blackcaps (DB) will take on Koln CC (KCC) in the 27th match of the ECS T10 Krefeld 2021 at the Bayer Uerdingen Cricket Ground in Germany on Monday, May 24.
The Venkat Ganesan-led Blackcaps made a superb start to their ECS T10 Krefeld campaign, defeating Bayer Uerdingen Wolves (BUW) twice in their opening two matches. With those two wins, DB have moved to the top of the Group B points table, with four points from two fixtures.
On the other hand, Koln CC secured their first win of the T10 tournament against Bonn Blue Star (BBS) in their opening encounter. However, KCC were thrashed by the same opposition in the second fixture on Saturday.
DB vs KCC Dream11 prediction
Dusseldorf Blackcaps are a strong outfit and have enjoyed a host of success over the last decade, winning eight state championships to accompany their crowning glory of the German national championship in 2017. Meanwhile, two-time Bundesliga champions Koln CC will look to challenge the Blackcaps for superiority in Group B. Going by current form, the Blackcaps will start as favourites against Koln CC on Monday.
DB vs KCC best players for Dream11 fantasy cricket team
Top Tip: Best batsmen
Dusseldorf Blackcaps’ Jamshed Khan has scored 30 runs in his team’s first two matches at a staggering strike rate of 214.28. His aggressive style of play has helped the Blackcaps post scores of over 100 in both matches. Jamshed Khan is predicted to play an important role for the side on Monday.
On the other hand, Irfan Ahmed has been the standout batsman for Koln CC in the T10 tournament so far. The 47-year-old opener has scored 45 runs in two matches at a strike rate of 150. KCC will once again hope for a blitzkrieg start from Ahmed against the Blackcaps.
Top Tip: Best bowlers
Abdulmajeed Ahmadzai will be the bowler to watch out for from Dusseldorf Blackcaps on Monday. Ahmadzai has picked three wickets in two matches at an economy of seven. The 28-year-old is expected to trouble the batting line-up of Koln CC in their upcoming match.
For KCC, Sandheep Ravishankar had an impact in the first two matches that they played against Bonn Blue Star. The 30-year-old has been economical in the T10 league so far, also bagging an important wicket.
Top Tip: Best all-rounder and wicket-keeper
Several quality all-rounders will be on display in the Dusseldorf Blackcaps vs Koln CC encounter. However, one must pick Blackcaps captain Venkat Ganesan as their star all-rounder in their fantasy cricket team. The current German national team captain has already scored 36 runs and claimed four wickets in two matches so far. Ganesan will be the player to look out for once again.
For the wicket-keeper spot, Dusseldorf Blackcaps’ Nilay Patel will be the preferred choice over Lokesh Kamti. Nilay Patel has already made some valuable contributions with the bat in the middle-order along with his wicket-keeping skills. Nilay Patel will surely help you win more fantasy points if you pick him in your fantasy team.
DB vs KCC playing XI (probable)
DB probable playing XI: Venkat Ganesan (captain), Kashif Shahab, Oascoroni Ahamed, Nilay Patel (wicketkeeper), Jamshed Khan, Muhammad Raheel, Abdulmajeed Ahmadzai, Neeraj Sharma, Sudipro Ray, Niraj Patel, Vishal Malik
Koln probable playing XI: Lokesh Kamti (wicketkeeper), Irfan Ahmed, Tejas Morbagal, Dhruv Patel (captain), Ameya Deshpande, Santosh Kumar, Appu Murali, Dhruv Rathod, Sandheep Ravishankar, Sajeesh Kumar, Prateek Dabholkar
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