The Sharjah Warriors (SJH) are ready to be at odds with Desert Vipers (VIP) in the 13th match of International League T20 2024 at the beautiful Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.
Desert Vipers are currently placed fourth in the points table with only one win of their last two matches. Sharjah Warriors are fifth in the points table with only one win of their last three matches.
So, this a battle between two middle ranked teams who will be trying to reach the playoffs of the International League T20 2024 season.
SJH vs VIP Match Details
- Match – SJH vs VIP, 13th Match
- Format – 20 overs
- Venue – Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
- Date & Time – January 28, 2024 & 8:00 PM
SJH vs VIP Pitch and Weather Conditions
The pitch at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah is often considered good for bowlers. The last match played here was between MI Emirates and Sharjah Warriors, where a total of 254 runs were scored at a loss of 17 wickets. The weather is expected to be cloudy with almost no chances of rain. Temperature is expected to be around 23° Celsius.
SJH vs VIP Head-to-Head Records
Sharjah Warriors and Desert Vipers have faced each other twice, with Desert Vipers dominating in both of them. Sharjah Warriors have lost both of their head-to-head matches.
SJH vs VIP Toss Prediction
Sharjah Warriors are expected to win the toss in SJH vs VIP’s 13th match.
SJH vs VIP Predicted Playing XI
Sharjah Warriors: Johnson Charles (wk), Niroshan Dickwella, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Mark Deyal, Sean Williams, Daniel Sams, Lewis Gregory, Dilshan Madushanka, Chris Woakes, Maheesh Theekshana, Qais Ahmad
Desert Vipers: Colin Munro (c), Alex Hales, Gus Atkinson, Wanindu Hasaranga, Sherfane Rutherford, Sheldon Cottrell, Matheesha Pathirana, Shaheen Afridi, Adam Hose, Shadab Khan, Bas de Leede
SJH vs VIP Probable Best Performers
Top Batter: Johnson Charles (SJH)
Though the pitch doesn’t usually support batters, Johnson Charles is an experienced player who can smash bowlers easily in powerplay overs.
He plays spin as well as pace bowling equally well, so he is the best batter pick for today’s SJH vs VIP match. He has already smashed 151 runs in the last three matches.
Top Bowler: Maheesh Theekshana (SJH)
Maheesh Theekshana has impressed everyone in the recent ILT20 matches with his clever wicket-taking abilities.
He has already taken 7 wickets in the last three matches and even the pitch is suiting him. Chris Woakes and Shaheen Afridi are other two good bowler picks for today’s nail-biting match.
Top All-Rounder: Daniel Sams (SJH)
With so many good all-rounder options in today’s match, choosing one is always difficult. But if one has to be chosen, then Daniel Sams is no doubt the best option.
He is one of the key players in the Sharjah Warriors squad and his performance is necessary for the team to win the trophy. He has already smashed 20 runs and taken 5 wickets in the last three matches.
Wanindu Hasaranga is another good all-rounder for today’s match. He played exceptionally well in the last two matches.
SJH vs VIP Best Betting Odds Comparison
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SJH vs VIP Who will win?
The Desert Vipers are expected to win the 13th match since they have a better head-to-head record and current form. They are likely to crush the Sharjah Warriors who are just below them in the points table.