DES vs SWI Dream11 Team Prediction: The second match of the Qatar T10 League 2019 pits Desert Riders against Swift Gallopers in Doha. Both teams possess a lot of firepower in their ranks. While Swift Gallopers boasts of Shafiqullah Shafiq and Luke Wright, who featured in the Abu Dhabi T10 League as well, Desert Riders have a youthful side with Javed Ahmadi and Sohail Tanvir leading the way for them. Although Swift Gallopers holds the edge on paper, the unpredictability associated with the T10 format levels the playing field which should pave the way for a cracking game of cricket on Sunday
Desert Riders vs Swift Gallopers, Match 2
December 8th, 9:00 PM IST
West End Park International Cricket Stadium, Doha
The pitch is good for run-scoring with there being minimal help for the bowlers. Considering the nature of the format, both teams will be looking to chase with dew also playing a factor as the game progresses. 100 is a bare minimum in such a format for teams batting first in the competition.
The weather is clear for this game with the temperature hovering around 25 degrees Celsius. A few clouds are also expected to make an appearance although there isn’t any chance of rain whatsoever. Humidity and dew could also play a key role in how the game pans out on Sunday.
No injuries were reported
Probable Playing XI
Desert Riders will rely on the duo of Javed Ahmadi and Khuram Manzoor, who have ample experience playing in the T20 leagues. They have a number of talented allrounders in their side as well with Mohammad Nadeem and Sohail Tanvir capable of putting in a good shift with bat and ball. CP Rizwan will open the batting alongside Manzoor while the duo of Muhammad Tanvir and Awais Malik is one to keep an eye on in this game.
Khurram Manzoor, CP Rizwan, Bhupinder Singh, Mujeeb Khan, Javed Ahmadi, Imal Mendis, Muhammad Tanvir, Shahadat Hossain, Awais Malik, Mohammad Nadeem and Sohail Tanvir
As for the Gallopers, they have a top heavy batting unit lead by Luke Wright and Shafiqullah Shafiq. Both of them are well experienced in the T10 format with the likes of Chirag Suri and Inam ul Haq also being crucial to their fortunes. Zaheer Ibrahim will provide the balance in the side with Kamran Akmal also being one to watch out for.
Luke Wright, Kamran Akmal, Shafiqullah Shafiq, Ravinderpal Singh, Chirag Suri, Ansh Random, Inam ul Haq, Zaheer Ibrahim, Gayan Munaweera, Zainudheen and J Ashad
Top Picks for DES vs SWI Dream11 Team:
Javed Ahmadi’s all-round ability makes him a viable option considering his performances in the Shpageeza Cricket League as well. Along with him, Sohail Tanvir should also pick a wicket or two in this game. Khuram Manzoor is a consistent performer in the PSL and should be able to translate that form into the T10 format as well. Shafiqullah Shafiq is known for his explosive batting in the middle order and should put in a good shift on Sunday.
Captaincy Options for DES vs SWI Dream11 Lineup:
1. Luke Wright
2. Javed Ahmadi
3. Chirag Suri
Desert Riders vs Swift Gallopers Dream11 Team:
Shafiqullah Shafiq, Points: 50-52, Grade: A
Kamran Akmal, Points: 38-40, Grade: B
Luke Wright, Points: 90-92, Grade: A+
Khuram Manzoor, Points: 30-32, Grade: B
C Rizwan, Points: 30-32, Grade: B
Javed Ahmadi, Points: 80-82, Grade: A+
Zaheer Ibrahim, Points: 45-47, Grade: A
Chirag Suri, Points: 70-72, Grade: A
Sohail Tanvir, Points: 55-57, Grade: A
Mohammad Nadeem, Points: 38-40, Grade: B
Inam ul Haq, Points: 54-56, Grade: A
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