Team Abu Dhabi vs Bangla Tigers T10 Match Prediction On Friday night, Team Abu Dhabi will face Bangla Tigers in the final of the Abu Dhabi T10 League. Team Abu Dhabi finished third in the points standings with seven victories and three defeats, just missing out on a top-two finish. In their last encounter, Team Abu Dhabi was beaten by the Delhi Bulls by 49 runs. Batting first, the Bulls amassed a mammoth score of 135/5 in 10 overs. Sheldon Cottrell was one of the few bowlers who performed admirably, taking one wicket while allowing 20 runs.
Bangla Tigers, on the other side, ended fourth in the league standings after 10 matches, with six victories and four defeats. In their most recent encounter, the Bangla Tigers beat the Northern Warriors by 30 runs. The Tigers scored 119/1 in 10 overs while batting first. Both teams are anticipated to go all out in this game, with the victor advancing to the second qualifier, where they will compete for a spot in the final. Meanwhile, the losing team will be eliminated from the tournament.
Match: Team Abu Dhabi vs Bangla Tigers
Date: December 3, 2021
Time: 07:30 PM IST.
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
The weather is forecast to be sunny, with highs of 30 degrees Celsius expected during the day. At night, the temperature is expected to dip to 21 degrees Celsius. With an air pressure of 1017 millibars, It will be dry, with no rainfall and clouds covering 5% of the sky, with a humidity level of around 56%.
The pitch has been ideal for batting throughout the tournament. However, the pace has dropped slightly, and the top spinners have continued to excel. The side that wins the toss almost always invites the other team to bat first.
Liam Livingstone (C), Philip Salt (WK), Paul Stirling, Colin Ingram, Chris Gayle/Daniel Bell-Drummond, Jamie Overton, Naveen-ul-Haq, Danny Briggs, Sheldon Cottrell, Marchant de Lange, Muhammad Farooq
Faf du Plessis (C), Johnson Charles (WK), Isuru Udana, Tom Hartley, Hassan Khalid, Luke Fletcher, Hazratullah Zazai, Will Jacks, Will Smeed, Benny Howell, James Faulkner
Hazratullah Zazai gave the Bangla warriors their last victory in a contest against northern warriors. His flawless performance of 55 runs in 31 balls helped the Bangla Tigers extend their winning streak to playoffs.
Faf du Plessis
Faf du Plessis contributed to the winning fixture for the Bangla Tigers, with Hazratullah Zazai scoring 38 out of 20 balls, hitting 3 sixes and 3 fours, as he pushed the team towards the win.
In the T10 championship’s league stage, both teams defeated each other once. While Abu Dhabi won one game by 40 runs, the Tigers later in the season won another by 10 runs. In both games, the club that batted first won. It wouldn’t be surprising if something similar happens in the current tournament’s Eliminator. The setback to the Delhi Bulls in the last game might serve as a wake-up call for Team Abu Dhabi. They should be able to bounce back against the Tigers.