Date: 19th October 2021
Time: 3:30 PM IST
Venue: Al Amerat Cricket Ground Oman Cricket (Ministry Turf 1), Muscat, Oman
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Scotland and Papua New Guinea are set to face each other in their second game of the T20 World Cup on October 19, 2021. Scotland registered a phenomenal win against Bangladesh in their opening game owing to an all-around performance from the side. On the other hand, Papua New Guinea faced a defeat in their first game against Oman and will be looking forward to make a comeback. Given the form that the Scottish side is in, it looks like they’ll finish in the top 2 of Group B, by the end of Round 1 fixtures.
Scotland will aim to keep their momentum going and dominate in their second game as well, in order to strengthen their position in Group B. George Munsey and Kyle Coetzer are the top batting picks from the side and are must-haves in one’s fantasy. Additionally, Chris Greaves and Brad Wheal looked in great form in the opening game and can be banked upon for fantasy points.
Led by Assad Vala, Papua New Guinea will look forward to make a comeback by registering a win in the upcoming win to climb up the table. Skipper Assad Vala will be of utmost importance and is an excellent captain choice. Having smashed a remarkable fifty in the opening game, he is bankable for scoring high fantasy points. Besides, Charles Amini and Tony Ura can also contribute with the bat and help in fetching some fantasy points.
Probable Playing XI
Scotland- George Munsey, Kyle Coetzer (c), Matthew Cross (wk), Richie Berrington, Calum MacLeod, Michael Leask, Chris Greaves, Mark Watt, Josh Davey, Safyaan Sharif, Bradley Wheal
Papua New Guinea- Tony Ura, Assad Vala (c), Charles Amini, Lega Siaka, Norman Vanua, Sese Bau, Simon Atai, Kiplin Doriga (wk), Nosaina Pokana, Damien Ravu, Kabua Morea
Wicketkeepers: Matthew Cross
Batsmen: Calum MacLeod, George Munsey, Tony Ura, Kyle Coetzer, Sese Bau
All-rounders: Assad Vala, Charles Amini, Richi Berrington, Michael Leask
Bowlers: Chris Greaves, Brad Wheal, Mark Watt, Nosaina Pokana
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