Finnish Premier League 2020 – Match 52, Bengal Tigers CC vs Helsinki Cricket Club: 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

Finnish Premier League 2020 – Match 52, Bengal Tigers CC vs Helsinki Cricket Club: 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

Helsinki CC is expected to win this game.

Lord's cricket stadium
Lord’s cricket stadium. (Photo Source: Getty Images)

Match Details

The 52nd match of the Finnish Premier League T20 between the Bengal Tigers CC and Helsinki Cricket Club will be played at the Kerava National Cricket Ground.

This match starts at 05:30 PM local time (08:00 PM IST) (02:30 PM UTC). It can be streamed live on the Fancode app.

Preview

With some intense competition for the third and fourth places on the table, the match between these teams can be labeled as a cracker. Currently, these teams are ranked at No.3 and No.5 spots respectively in the Finnish Premier League table. As the competition is reaching its climax, both the teams will look to win this game and gain some important points.

With one game left each for both the teams after this match, Helsinki CC will want to win this and cement their place in the top four while Bengal Tigers will fancy their chances for the playoffs looking for a win in both their last two matches. Winning 4 out of their last 5 matches, Helsinki CC are in red hot form and will go into this match as favorites. Bengal, on the other hand, won only one.

Weather Report

It will be a cloudy day with no chance of precipitation during the progress of the game. The temperatures will range around 19 degrees Celsius.

Pitch Condition/Report:

Considering the last match, the pitch was an asset for the bowlers as not even 160 runs were scored in both the innings combined. Batsmen can get an edge over them only if they can be patient and spend some time in the middle.

Average first innings score: 138 (Last 5 games considered)

Record of chasing teams: Won – 3, Lost – 2, Tied – 0

Injury and Availability News:

(Will be added when there is an update)

Probable Playing XIs:

Bengal Tigers CC:

Habib Md Al Arman, Amid Raja Bangshi, Tonmoy Saha(c), Belayet Khan, Muhammad Imrul Abedin(wk), Jabed Kaisar, Abu Hanif Khan, Shahrukh Ali/Nurul Huda, Osman Ibrahim/Rony Sardar, Mehran Amin, Muhammad Hasnat.

Bench: Tushar Sarkar, Sowgat Kundu, Mazidul Islam, Sarwar Jahan, Naser Akhand, Shahrukh Ali/Nurul Huda, Moiuddin-Al Belal, Shahed Alam, Mohammad Ripon, Jabed Khan Sohag, Mannan Sorhabbali Arshed, Mohammad Rony, Osman Ibrahim/Rony Sardar, Mohammad Asaduzzaman, Saiful Islam.

Helsinki Cricket Club:

Ghulam Abbas Butt, Abdul Ahad Qureshi, Aniketh Pushthay, Sapan Mehta, Zahidullah Kamal (wk), Abdul Wahid Qureshi, Faheen Nellancheri, Amrik Bhatia, Zakiullah Kamal, Adnan Syed, Akhil Arjunan.

Bench:​ Avnish Kumar, Karthik Pavan Vurubandi, Rakesh Bhatia, Zahoor Khan, Venkat Swaroop Achuta, Abbas Khan, Affan Bin Zafar, Gautam Bhaskar, Amit Singh, Aminullah Malikzay, Abrar Mirza, Khalid Rahman Mangal, Affan Bin Zafar, Maneesh Chauhan.

Top Picks:

Having scored 267 runs in 10 games, Abdul Ahad Qureshi of the Helsinki Cricket Club is occupying the second place in leading run-scorers of the tournament. His teammate Aniketh Pushthay has recorded 209 runs in the same number of games. 

Bengal Tigers’ All-rounder Tonmoy Kumar Saha is a must pick in your fantasy team. In 10 matches, he has scored 143 runs and also picked up 16 wickets. HCC’s Zakiullah Kamal picked up 10 wickets in 9 matches.

Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:

Captain Options – Tonmoy Kumar Saha, Abdul Ahad Qureshi

Vice-Captain Options – Ghulam Abbas Butt, Aniketh Pushthay

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Aniketh Pushthay

Batters – Faheem Nellancheri, Abdul Wahid Qureshi, Hamid Al-Amin, Mehran Amin

All-Rounders – Ghulam Abbas Butt (vc), Abdul Ahad Qureshi, Belayat Khan

Bowlers – Adnan Syed, Tonmoy Saha (c), Rony Sardar

12th man – Mohammad Imrul Abedin

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Aniketh Pushthay (vc)

Batters – Abdul Wahid Qureshi, Hamid Al-Amin, Mehran Amin, Faheem Nellancheri

All-Rounders – Ghulam Abbas Butt, Abdul Ahad Qureshi (c), Belayat Khan

Bowlers – Amrik Bhatia, Tonmoy Saha, Rony Sardar

12th man – Mohammad Imrul Abedin


Expert Advice:

As Aniketh Pushthay has been in great form and even bats higher up the order, you can give him the role of vice-captain in your fantasy team to increase your points.

Probable Winners:

Helsinki CC is expected to win this game.

Note: Updated Fantasy teams and Playing XIs of every match will be provided in our Telegram channel if the information is available.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.