UAE vs NED: United Arab Emirates will lock horns against the Netherlands in Match 2 of the ICC T20 World Cup, 2022 on Sunday, October 16, 2022, at Kardinia Park, Geelong.
Both teams are coming into this fixture after playing a couple of warm-up games. The Netherlands lost their first practice match against Scotland while their second warm-up fixture was abandoned due to rain. The Scott Edwards-led Dutch side will be looking to kickstart its World Cup campaign with a victory.
As for the United Arab Emirates, the team will be led by CP Rizwan in the showpiece tournament and must be looking to make it to the Super 12. The likes of Chirag Suri, Aayan Afzal Khan, Vritya Aravind, and Zahoor Khan are the key players for UAE.
Although both teams look evenly matched on paper, UAE will fancy their chances, owing to their batting depth and strong bowling attack. All in all, with two valuable points up for grabs, a cracking T20 game awaits us at Geelong on Sunday.
UAE vs NED Match Details
- Match: United Arab Emirates vs Netherlands, Match 2
- Date: Sunday, October 16, 2022
- Time: 1:30 AM (IST) / 8:00 AM (GMT)
- Venue: Kardinia Park, Geelong
- TV Broadcast: Star Sports Network
- Live Streaming: Hotstar
Expect a high-scoring game at this venue as it offers great assistance to the batters with a quick outfield. The team winning the toss will ideally look to bowl first and chase the target in the second half of the game.
UAE vs NED Probable Playing XI
United Arab Emirates Playing XI
CP Rizwan (C), Vriitya Aravind (WK), Basil Hameed, Zahoor Khan, Alishan Sharafu, Kashif Daud, Karthik Meiyappan, Chirag Suri, Junaid Siddiqui, Ahmed Raza/Zawar Farid, Muhammad Waseem.
Netherlands Playing XI
Scott Edwards (C & WK), Colin Ackermann, Roelof van der Merwe, Fred Klaassen, Logan van Beek, Max O’Dowd, Tom Cooper, Bas de Leede, Stephan Myburgh, Shariz Ahmed, Timm van der Gugten.
Pitch Stats – Kardinia Park, Geelong
- Total matches played: 1
- Matches won bowling first: 6
- Average 1st Innings scores: 173
- Average 2nd Innings scores: 176
- Highest total recorded: 176/8 (20 Ov) by SL vs AUS
- Lowest total recorded: 173/10 (20 Ov) by AUS vs SL
- Highest score chased: 176/8 (20 Ov) by SL vs AUS
UAE & Netherlands’ Last 5 Matches Stats
UAE vs NED Player Record/Stats (Must Picks)
|Player||Stats (T20I Career)|
|Max O’Dowd||1347 Runs & 3 Wickets|
|Fred Klaassen||32 Wickets|
|Bas de Leede||517 Runs & 14 Wickets|
|Waseem Muhammad||650 Runs & 3 Wickets|
|Tom Cooper||545 Runs & 3 Wickets|
|Basil Hameed||254 Runs & 12 Wickets|
|Scott Edwards||523 Runs|
|Karthik Meiyappan||17 Wickets|
UAE vs NED Captaincy Picks
- Bas de Leede
- Waseem Muhammad
- Basil Hameed
UAE vs NED Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Scott Edwards
- Batters: Tom Cooper, Max O’Dowd, Waseem Muhammad
- All-Rounders: Logan van Beek, Bas de Leede, Basil Hameed
- Bowlers: Paul van Meekeren, Karthik Meiyappan, Brandon Glover, Junaid Siddiqui
- Captain: Bas de Leede
- Vice-Captain: Basil Hameed
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Vriitya Aravind
- Batters: Max O’Dowd, CP Rizwan, Waseem Muhammad
- All-Rounders: Colin Ackermann, Logan van Beek, Bas de Leede, Basil Hameed
- Bowlers: Zahoor Khan, Fred Klaassen, Karthik Meiyappan
- Captain: Waseem Muhammad
- Vice-Captain: Logan van Beek
Probable Winner Of The Match
The Netherlands is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.