We have opted for a fantasy cricket team on basis of probable XIs, recent performances, overall impact, and credit points.
Nepal: Kushal Bhurtel, Aasif Sheikh (wk), Bhim Sharki, Rohit Paudel (c), Kushal Malla, Aarif Sheikh, Dipendra Singh Airee, Sandeep Lamichhane, Sompal Kami, Karan KC, Lalit Rajbanshi
UAE: Aryan Lakra, Muhammad Waseem (c), Vriitya Aravind (wk), Rameez Shahzad, Asif Khan, Rohan Mustafa, Basil Hameed, Aayan Afzal Khan, Karthik Meiyappan, Junaid Siddique, Zahoor Khan
Venue: Tribhuvan Cricket Ground, Kirtipur
(Based on the last three matches)
1st innings average score: 212
2nd innings average score: 202
Wickets per innings: 8
Batting 1st: 67%
Batting 2nd: 33%
Spinners picked 60% of the wickets, while top-order batters scored five of seven fifties.
Fantasy Tips of The Day
Vriitya Aravind has been the top run-getter in the tournament, registering two centuries and a fifty to accumulate 446 runs at 111. He has hit 42 fours and pouched five catches in as many matches.
No batter has cleared the fence more often than Muhammad Waseem (21 sixes) in the tournament. In addition, he has collected 225 runs at an average of 45 and a strike rate of 164.
In the tournament, Kushal Malla (238 runs at 79) has smashed a boundary every fourth delivery, generating an average of 14.5 points per match.
Aayan Afzal Khan and Karthik Meiyappan have collectively bagged 22 wickets in the tournament, generating an average of 63 points per match.
Sandeep Lamichhane is Nepal’s top wicket-taker in the tournament: 11 wickets in three innings including a five-for.
Meanwhile, Karan KC bagged a five-for and a three-for in the two games he played.
The last time the two sides met, Aryan Lakra registered a fifty and scalped two wickets.