UAE vs Namibia, 2nd ICC Match Prediction:
UAE vs NAM Match Preview:
The first match between Namibia and the United Arab Emirates was a tightly contested affair, with the latter team narrowly winning by 1 wicket in a low-scoring game. The hosts will be hoping to climb up the points table in the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup League Two 2019-23 by winning the upcoming match. Both teams struggled to score over 200 runs in the previous game, and it remains to be seen how the batsmen will approach the next game.
Namibia’s recent form has been disappointing, having lost five consecutive matches in the tournament. Their batting lineup has shown signs of rustiness in the last few games, which is a major concern for the team. On the other hand, the United Arab Emirates has an impressive track record at this venue, having won five out of their last six games. It will be interesting to see if they can continue their winning streak in the upcoming match.
UAE vs NAM Match Details:
|Venue:||Dubai International Stadium|
|Date and Time:||February 24, 2022, Friday, 03.30 am IST|
Ahmed Raza (c), Vriitya Aravind, Basil Hameed, Chirag Suri, Darius D’Silva, Jonathan Figy, Junaid Siddique,
Karthik Meiyappan, Muhammad Usman, Chundangapoyil Rizwan, Rohan Mustafa, Waheed Ahmed, Zahoor Khan, Zawar Farid
Gerhard Erasmus(c), JJ Smit, Karl Birkenstock, Jan Frylinck, Zane Green, Divan la Cock, Jan Nicol Loftie-Eaton,Lo-handre Louwrens,Tangni Lungameni,Bernard Scholtz,Ben Shinkongo,Reben Trumpelmann,Michael van Lingen,Pikky Ya France
UAE vs NAM Match Pitch Report:
Dubai Global Cricket Arena is the biggest arena in UAE. The surface is slow, however, the quick outfield offers scoring amazing open doors for the batsmen. Spinners appreciate bowling here as the huge size of the ground offers them an additional pad. There isn’t support for the quick bowlers on this wicket.
UAE vs NAM Weather Report:
Dubai is expected to experience hot and humid weather during the upcoming game. The pitch conditions may be similar to the previous game, which was quite challenging for the batsmen. In order to succeed, they will have to play with caution and avoid taking unnecessary risks. The team batting first will likely aim for a score of 260 runs or more, considering the nature of the pitch.
Chundangapoyil Rizwan, the captain of UAE, had mixed experience in the previous game. Although the bowlers performed exceptionally, the batsmen failed to deliver, and almost lost the game. As they prepare for the next match, Rizwan will be hoping for an improved performance from the batting line-up to consolidate their position on the points table.
Gerhard Erasmus would expect a miracle in this match. The team has been experiencing a downward in their recent games, and their batting performance in the last game was particularly disappointing. However, Erasmus could take the efforts of his bowlers, who put up a valiant effort to almost defend the second-lowest total in the ODIs. The team needs to put up a more positive display with both bat and ball to secure a victory in the upcoming game.
UAE vs NAM CricAdvisor Prediction:
Namibia’s recent form and confidence have hit a dead end, with their struggling batsmen since the tour of Nepal. To win the upcoming game, they will need their middle order to step up and perform. However, the United Arab Emirates has proven to be a tough opponent to beat at home, especially with their well-suited bowling attack for these conditions. Therefore, UAE is expected to be the favorite to win the game.