The Dubai Capitals (DUB) are ready to be at odds with Abu Dhabi Knight Riders (ABD) in the 8th match of International League T20 2024 at the beautiful Dubai International Stadium in Dubai.
Abu Dhabi Knight Riders are currently placed fifth in the points table with 1 win of their last 2 matches.
Dubai Capitals, on the other hand, are second in the points with 1 win of their last 2 matches, but with a positive NRR of 0.669.
DUB vs ABD Match Details
- Match – DUB vs ABD, 8th Match
- Format – 20 overs
- Venue – Dubai International Stadium, Dubai
- Date & Time – January 25, 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 MI Emirates, where a total of 191 runs were scored at a loss of 11 wickets. The weather is expected to be clear with no chances of rain. Temperature is expected to be around 23° Celsius.
DUB vs ABD Head-to-Head Records
Dubai Capitals and Abu Dhabi Knight Riders have faced each other twice. Dubai Capitals showed their dominance as they won both the matches.
DUB vs ABD Toss Prediction
Dubai Capitals are expected to win the toss in DUB vs ABD’s 8th match.
DUB vs ABD Predicted Playing XI
Dubai Capitals: David Warner (c), Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Jake Fraser-McGurk, Sam Billings, Rovman Powell, Sikandar Raza, Roelof van der Merwe, Rahul Chopra (wk), Akif Raja, Dushmantha Chameera, Jason Holder, Paul van Meekeren
Abu Dhabi Knight Riders: Michael-Kyle Pepper, Laurie Evans, Alishan Sharafu, Andries Gous (wk), Andre Russell, Imad Wasim, David Willey, Sunil Narine (c), Joshua Little, Ali Khan, Matiullah Khan, Sam Hain
DUB vs ABD Probable Best Performers
Top Batter: Rahmanullah Gurbaz (DUB)
This pitch is often considered good for openers, so Rahmanullah Gurbaz can definitely be a player to watch out for. His aggression helps him take the best advantage of powerplay overs.
He plays pace bowling too well and is a beast when it comes to T20 format, so he is the best batter pick for today’s DUB vs ABD match.
He has already smashed 96 runs in the last two matches. David Warner and Laurie Evans are two batter options for today’s match.
Top Bowler: Dushmantha Chameera (DUB)
Dushmantha Chameera 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 5 wickets in the last two 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 48 runs and taken 3 wickets in the last two 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 8th 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.