The Dubai Capitals (DUB) are ready to be at odds with Abu Dhabi Knight Riders (ABD) in the 31st match of International League T20 2024 at the beautiful Dubai International Stadium in Dubai.
Abu Dhabi Knight Riders ended the league stage points at third position with 5 wins of their ten matches.
Dubai Capitals, on the other hand, ended the league stage at fourth position with 5 wins of their ten matches but with a lesser NRR than Abu Dhabi Knight Riders.
DUB vs ABD Match Details
- Match – DUB vs ABD, 31st Match
- Format – 20 overs
- Venue – Dubai International Stadium, Dubai
- Date & Time – February 13, 2024 & 8:00 PM
DUB vs ABD Pitch and Weather Conditions
The pitch at the Dubai International Stadium in Dubai is well-balanced with equal opportunities for both batters and bowlers. The last match played here was between Abu Dhabi Knight Riders and Gulf Giants, where a total of 329 runs were scored at a loss of 12 wickets. The weather is expected to be cloudy with no chances of rain. Temperature is expected to be around 17.6° Celsius.
DUB vs ABD Head-to-Head Records
Dubai Capitals and Abu Dhabi Knight Riders have faced each other four times. Dubai Capitals showed their dominance in the head-to-head matches as they won 3 matches, while Abu Dhabi Knight Riders have won only 1 match.
DUB vs ABD Toss Prediction
Dubai Capitals are expected to win the toss in DUB vs ABD’s 31st match.
DUB vs ABD Predicted Playing XI
Dubai Capitals: Tom Banton, Sam Billings (c & wk), Sikandar Raza, Rahul Chopra, Dasun Shanaka, Max Holden, Roelof van der Merwe, Scott Kuggeleijn, Olly Stone, Haider Ali, Richard Ngarava, Ben Dunk
Abu Dhabi Knight Riders: Joe Clarke, Michael Pepper (wk), Alishan Sharafu, Sam Hain, Laurie Evans, Sagar Kalyan, Ravi Bopara, Imad Wasim, David Willey, Sunil Narine ©, Joshua Little, Jake Lintott
DUB vs ABD Probable Best Performers
Top Batter: Michael Pepper (ABD)
This pitch is often considered good for batters, so Michael Pepper can definitely be a player to watch out for. He plays pace bowling too well and is a beast when it comes to T20 format
He has already smashed 224 runs in the last 9 matches and is also performing the wicket-keeping duties for his team.
Sam Billings and Jason Roy are two batter options for today’s ABD vs DUB match.
Top Bowler: Olly Stone (DUB)
Olly Stone is a kind of bowler, who no one should ever underestimate. He tries to find the line quite early in the match and use his swing bowling to get early wickets.
He is also a commendable death over bowler who can get multiple wickets in the last few overs. He has already taken 7 wickets in the last three matches.
Top All-Rounder: Sikandar Raza (DUB)
With so many good all-rounder options in today’s match, choosing one is always difficult. But if one has to be chosen, then Sikandar Raza is no doubt the best option.
He is the key player in the Dubai Capitals squad and his performance is necessary for the team to win the trophy. He has already smashed 263 runs and taken 9 wickets in the last ten matches.
Andre Russell and Jason Holder are other good all-rounders for today’s match.
DUB vs ABD Best Betting Odds Comparison
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DUB vs ABD Who will win?
Dubai Capitals are expected to win the 31st match since they have a better squad and head-to-head record. They have a lot of experienced players who can definitely Trouble Abu Dhabi Knight Riders in today’s match.