Oman vs Saudi Arabia, Match Preview & Prediction
The OMN vs SAU Match 17 ACC Men’s Premier ODI Cup is set to take place on April 26th, 2023. Oman have won two out of their three matches and are in second place in Group A. Saudi Arabia is just below them in the points table with one win and one loss from their three matches.
Oman vs Saudi Arabia, Match Details:
Match: Oman vs Saudi Arabia (OMN vs SAU) Match 17, ACC Men’s ODI Premier Cup
Venue: Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur, Nepal
Date & Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2023, 8:45 AM IST
Oman vs Saudi Arabia Pitch Report:
This is a good batting track with ample amount of support to the batters. The average first innings score at this venue is 211.
Oman vs Saudi Arabia Weather Forecast:
The temperature is expected to be 27 degrees celcius and there is a good chance of rain in Nepal on Wednesday. According to the forecast, the climate is expected to be cloudy.
Expected Playing XI
Naseem Khushi, Adeel Shafique, Jatinder Singh, Kashyap Kumar Prajapati, Sandeep Goud, Zeeshan Maqsood, Mohammad Nadeem, Aqib Ilyas, Kaleemullah, Fayyaz Butt, Jay Odedra
Hisham Sheikh, Waqar Ul-Hassan, Irshad Mubbashar, Usman Najeeb, Saad Khan-II(C), Abdul Wahid, Zuhair Muhammad, Muzaffar Majeed, Haseeb Ghafoor(wk), Abdul Waheed-Baladraf, Zain-ul-Abidin
Oman Top Picks
Zeeshan Maqsood won the player of the match award in the last game against Malaysia. The opener made 52*(58) and also picked up 4/35. He has picked up six wickets and also has scored 93 runs in the tournament so far.
Ayan Khan picked up two wickets and also bowled a maiden in the last game. He is expected to bowl his full 10 overs in this game. He has picked up four wickets and also has notched up 93 runs in the tournament so far.
Bilal Khan will open the bowling for Oman. He grabbed two wickets in the last game. He has picked up seven wickets in the tournament so far and will lead the bowling attack in this game.
Saudi Arabia Top Picks
Ishtiaq Ahmad opened the bowling in the last innings and ended up grabbing four wickets from 9.5 overs. He is expected to bowl his full 10 overs in this game and is a good lower order batter.
Abdul Waheed Ghaffar
Abdul Waheed was the star performer in the last innings. He smashed 124 off 108 deliveries with 21 fours and 1 six. He will open the innings for Saudi Arabia and is expected to play a major role in this game as well.
Zain Ul Abidin
Zain Ul Abidin has picked up four wickets in his two innings. He bowled ten overs and grabbed two wickets while giving away 3.90 runs per over in his last game against Qatar.
Oman vs Saudi Arabia Differential Picks
Abful Waheed Baladraf
Oman vs Saudi Arabia Safe Captaincy Picks
Oman vs Saudi Arabia Differential Captaincy Picks
Abdul Waheed Ghaffar
Oman vs Saudi Arabia Fantasy XI:
WK: H Ghafoor
BAT: J Singh, K Prajapati, A Waheed
AR: A Khan, Z Ul Abidin, Z Maqsood, M Nadeem
BOWL: B Khan, Kaleemullah, I Ahmad
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