Malta (MAL) will take on Belgium (BEL) in the third match of Belgium tour of Malta T20 2021 on Friday, July 9, at the Marsa Sports Complex, in Malta.
Clear skies with no rain is predicted for this game. The pitch is likely to be a balanced one, with the average score being around the 135-run mark.
MAL vs BEL Dream11 prediction
In the first match of the series on July 8, it was Malta who beat Belgium by six wickets. However, on the very same day, Belgium returned the favour by topping the hosts by 10 wickets in the second game. Given the recent results, it would only be logical to assume that both sides will fancy their chances going into the third T20 game of the series.
MAL vs BEL Dream11 team tips for third T20I game
Top tip: Best batsmen
Hadisullah Tarakel of BEL blasted 45 runs by opening the innings in the last game. He also hit six (4s) and three (6s) in his blazing knock. In this form, he can be quite handy in fantasy teams.
While Zeeshan Khan didn’t score many runs in the last game, he is always going to be an asset with the bat for MAL.
Top tip: Best bowlers
Nemish Mehta of MAL bowled a steady spell of four overs and also ended up with a wicket for his efforts. He also gave 43 fantasy cricket points for the game.
Ashiqullah Said of BEL picked up a wicket in the last game and also maintained an impressive economy of five. He is almost certain to bowl his full quota of four overs.
Top tip: Best all-rounder and wicket-keeper
Burhan Niaz of BEL picked up four wickets in the game on June 8 against Malta. In the process, he also gave 138 fantasy cricket points. He is also likely to bat at the No.3 position.
Heinrich Gericke of MAL can be picked in the wicket-keeper category. He will open the batting and will go after the bowlers during the field restrictions.
MAL vs BEL probable playing XI
MAL playing XI (probable): Heinrich Gericke, Samuel Mangat Stanislaus, Zeeshan Khan, Gopal Chaturvedi, Bikram Arora, Varun Thamotharam, Ashok Bishnoi, Washeem Abbas, Sujesh Appu, Niraj Khanna, Amar Sharma
BEL playing XI (probable): Sherul Mehta, Shaheryar Butt, Hadisullah Tarakhel, Wahidullah Usmani, Saqlain Ali, Khalid Ahmadi, Saber Zakhil, Murid Ekrami, Ashiqullah Said, Nemish Mehta, Sheraz Sheikh
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