LUX vs AUT Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update for 5th T20I

LUX vs AUT Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update for 5th T20I

Mirza Ahsan played an exceptional knock in the previous game against the Czech Republic.

Allan Border Field, Brisbane
Allan Border Field, Brisbane. (Photo Source: ICC)

Preview:

After two losses in the first two matches, Luxembourg finally opened their account on the points table, as they defeated hosts Czech Republic by 6 wickets. It’s a must-win game for them and they need to win by a huge margin to stay in the contest.

On the other hand, Austria are unbeaten in this competition after winning their first two matches by healthy margins. They need at least a win from their 2 matches to be crowned as Champions of Central Europe Cup 2021. Currently, they are at top of the table with 8 points.

Match Details:

Luxembourg vs Austria, 5th T20I

Venue: Vinor Cricket Ground, Prague

Date & Time: 23rd May at 1:30 PM IST and 10:00 AM local time

Live Streaming: Czech Cricket Youtube

Pitch Report:

It’s a good competitive wicket for this T20 format. The batters need to show some patience and play as long as possible to put huge runs on the board. It’s a 160-170 kind of track and batting first is a good choice.


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Probable Playing XIs for LUX vs AUT:

Luxembourg

Timothy Barker, Girish Venkateshwaran, Joost Mees (c & wk), Tony Whiteman, Vikram Vijh, William Cope, Aanand Pandey, Roshan Vishwanath, Shameek Vats, Pankaj Malav, Atif Kamal Khan

Austria

Bilal Zalmai, Mark Simpson-Parker, Navin Wijesekara, Kunal Joshi, Mirza Ahsan, Jaweed Sadran, Sahed Zadran, Razmal Shigiwal (c), Rayhaan Ahamed (wk), Lakmal Kasturiarachchige, Aqib Iqbal


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Top Picks for LUX vs AUT Dream11 Match:

Top Picks Luxembourg

Timothy Barker is a consistent batter at the top of the order for Luxembourg. He has scored the most runs for his team so far in this tournament, mustering 142 runs in 3 matches at an average of 47.33.

Luxembourg skipper Joost Mees played really well in the last against the Czech Republic, scoring 38 runs from 25 balls. Overall in 3 matches so far in this series he has notched 62 runs at a strike rate of 129.16.

Top Picks ­Austria

Bilal Zalmai missed out the first game, but came back strong in the 2nd game with good performances with both bat and ball, scoring 28 runs and picking up 2 wickets at an economy of 4.

Mirza Ahsan played an exceptional knock in the previous game against the Czech Republic, scoring unbeaten 52 runs from just 22 balls, which comprised of 4 fours and 3 sixes.

LUX vs AUT Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Player Statistics (Last 5 T20Is) Dream11 Points (This Series)
Timothy Barker 161 runs 65, 48, 81
Joost Mees 145 runs 71, 35, 2
Bilal Zalmai 232 runs and 7 wickets 101
Mirza Ahsan 116 runs 80, 4
Vikram Vijh 99 runs and 6 wickets 14, 91, 52

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for LUX vs AUT Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Joost Mees, Mirza Ahsan, Tony Whiteman, Mark Simpson-Parker, Timothy Barker (c), Bilal Zalmai (vc), Razmal Shigiwal, Vikram Vijh, Aanand Pandey, Jaweed Sadran, Atif Kamal Khan

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for LUX vs AUT Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Joost Mees (c), Navin Wijesekara, Mirza Ahsan (vc), Tony Whiteman, Timothy Barker, Bilal Zalmai, Vikram Vijh, Lakmal Kasturiarachchige, Aqib Iqbal, William Cope, Jaweed Sadran


LUX vs AUT Risky Captaincy Choices:

Vikram Vijh has managed to score 53 runs with the bat and has scalped 3 wickets in this series. He can be a risky pick as your Dream11 fantasy team skipper.

Navin Wijesekara is a good batter. In 2 matches, he has scored 49 runs at a strike rate of 24.5 and you take a risk in picking him as your fantasy team skipper.

Player you should avoid:

Rayhaan Ahamed bats lower down the order and haven’t batted in this series so far and hence you can avoid him while making your Dream11 fantasy teams.

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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.