Tanzania APL T20, 2020: Match 9, Royal Rhinos vs Tembo Stars - Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips - Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

Tanzania APL T20, 2020: Match 9, Royal Rhinos vs Tembo Stars – Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

Tembo Stars are expected to win this match.

Sharjah cricket stadium
Sharjah cricket stadium. (Photo Source: Twitter)

Match Details:

The 9th match of the Tanzania APL T20 2020 is all set to play between Royal Rhinos and Tembo Stars at the Gymkhana Ground, Dar-es-salam.

This match is scheduled to start at 02:30 PM Local Time (05:00 PM IST) and can be streamed live on Fancode.


Both the teams, Royal Rhinos and Tembo Stars, stared off the tournament with a loss during the weekend. The Tembo Stars couldn’t chase down the target of 141 against Chui Challengers. But they managed to bounce back by defeating the Twiga Tigers in their second game. Their opponent Royal Rhinos, however, has failed to win both the games they played.

Despite losing both their matches, Royal Rhinos will look ahead to get back on track with a win in the upcoming encounter. A win could potentially lift their morale a great deal at this stage. All in all, a nail-biting clash awaits on the Tuesday evening between the two teams.

Weather Report

The weather is forecasted to be partly cloudy, and the chances of precipitation are minimal. The temperature would around 25 -29 Degrees Celsius.

Pitch Condition/Report:

Batsmen are finding it difficult to score runs on this track. The ball is not coming onto the bat nicely and hence, caution is required while batting.

Average first innings score: 125 (Last 5 matches played here)

Record of chasing teams: Won – 0, Lost – 5, Tied – 0

Injury and Availability News:

(Will be added when there is an update)

Probable Playing XIs:

Royal Rhinos:

Jummane Masquater, Vikram Rathore, Bakara Robert, Ashish Kamania, Arslaan Premji, Zamoyoni Ramadhani, Safvan Annarathodika, Yash Hirwania, Aahil Jasani, Suraj Kumar, Issa Safari.

Bench: Augustine Mwamele, Faridi Bakari, Zamoyoni Ramadhani, Omary Hilali.

Tembo Stars:

Abhik Patwa, Nisar Ahmed, Abbas Adamjee, Athumani Kakonzi, Nassoro Zahoro, Ally Mpeka, Vipin Abraham, Raza Imaam, Amiri Sadiki, Aljah Sadik, Salaam Olilkandy.

Bench: Raymond Francis, Adil Kassam, Vaibhav Bhatia, Kelvin Anjelo.

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Top Picks:

Jumanne Masquater has scored 56 runs in the first game but bagged a duck in the second. Zamoyoni Ramadhani played a decent knock in the first match where he scored 28 runs. He picked up 2 wickets in 2 games.

Aahil Jasani has taken 4 wickets in 2 matches. Issa Safari, too, has got four scalps to his name in two games. Yash Hirwania has picked up 3 wickets in two matches.

Athumani Kakonzi has scored 61 runs from the two matches he played and even picked up three wickets. Ally Mpeka is looking good with the ball as he got 6 scalps in only 2 matches which includes a 4 wicket-haul in his first match. Vipin Abraham is another bowler from Tembo Stars side who has taken 3 wickets so far.

Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:

Captain Options – Aahil Jasani, Athumani Kakonzi

Vice-Captain Options – Issa Safari, Ally Mpeka

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Baraka Robert

Batters – Jumanne Masquater, Nassoro Zahoro, Nisar Ahmed

All-Rounders – Athumani Kakonzi (C), Issa Safari (VC), Aahil Jasani, Zamoyoni Ramadhani

Bowlers – Ally Mpeka, Yash Hirwania, Raza Imaam

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Baraka Robert

Batters – Vipin Abraham, Jumanne Masquater, Nisar Ahmed

All-Rounders – Aahil Jasani (C), Issa Safari, Athumani Kakonzi, Zamoyoni Ramadhani

Bowlers – Ally Mpeka (VC), Yash Hirwania, Raza Imaam

Expert Advice:

In this match, all-rounders should be must picked in your team. If you can take the risk, drop any of them and select a bowler instead.

Probable Winners:

Tembo Stars are expected to win this match.

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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.