Asia Cup Qualifier 2022: Match 6, Hong Kong Vs UAE Preview, Live Streaming Details, Pitch Report, Weather Forecast, Squads, Probable XIs, And Prediction
Hong Kong Vs UAE Preview: Hong Kong will take on UAE in the sixth match of the Asia Cup Qualifier 2022. Here is the preview of this encounter
HK vs UAE / Hong Kong Vs UAE Preview: The sixth match of the Asia Cup Qualifier 2022 sees Hong Kong square off against United Arab Emirates (UAE) at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground (Ministry Turf 1) in Al Amerat. The winner of this clash will qualify for the Asia Cup 2022 to be held in UAE.
Hong Kong are the current table-toppers, having won both their games. They faced Kuwait in their last game and defeated them comprehensively to retain their top spot.
Bowling first, the Hong Kong bowlers did a fine job of restricting Kuwait to 151 at the end of their 20 overs. They picked up nine wickets in total. Contributions from Yasim Murtaza (46), skipper Nizakat Khan (50), and Babar Hayat (53*) helped them chase down the total in 174 overs. They will now look to carry repeat their performance against UAE in their last fixture.
UAE, on the other hand, lost their opening game against Kuwait but bounced back to win the next game to keep their hopes alive of qualifying for the Asia Cup 2022. They defeated Singapore in their previous fixture convincingly.
Muhammad Waseem scored a quickfire fifty at the top of the order as they finished their innings on 160/8. The bowlers then bowled brilliantly and knocked over Singapore on 113 to win the game by 47 runs. They will look to carry forward the winning momentum while facing Hong Kong on Wednesday.
Hong Kong Vs UAE Match Preview Details:
Match: Hong Kong vs UAE, Match 6, Asia Cup Qualifier, 2022
Date and Time: August 24th, 2022, Wednesday, 09:30 PM IST
Venue: Al Amerat Cricket Ground (Ministry Turf 1), Al Amerat
Live Streaming: FanCode
Hong Kong vs UAE Pitch Report
The pitch at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground (Ministry Turf 1) assists both batters and bowlers. The batters will have to spend some time in the middle before they can start playing their strokes freely.
Hong Kong vs UAE Weather Forecast
The temperature is expected to hover between 28 to 36 degrees Celsius. It will stay humid throughout the day.
Hong Kong vs UAE Squads
Nizakat Khan (c), Yasim Murtaza, Babar Hayat, Kinchit Shah, Aizaz Khan, Scott McKechnie (wk), Zeeshan Ali, Haroon Arshad, Ehsan Khan, Mohammad Ghazanfar, Ayush Shukla, Mohammad Waheed, Dhananjay Rao, Aftab Hussain, Wajid Shah, Ahan Trivedi, Ateeq Iqbal
Muhammad Waseem, Chirag Suri, Vriitya Aravind (wk), Chundangapoyil Rizwan (c), Basil Hameed, Zawar Farid, Aryan Lakra, Sultan Ahmed, Sabir Ali, Karthik Meiyappan, Junaid Siddique, Alishan Sharafu, Fahad Nawaz, Kashif Daud, Rohan Mustafa, Zahoor Khan, Ahmed Raza
Hong Kong vs UAE Probable XIs
Nizakat Khan (c), Yasim Murtaza, Babar Hayat, Kinchit Shah, Aizaz Khan, Scott McKechnie (wk), Zeeshan Ali, Haroon Arshad, Ehsan Khan, Mohammad Ghazanfar, Ayush Shukla
Muhammad Waseem, Chirag Suri, Vriitya Aravind (wk), Chundangapoyil Rizwan (c), Basil Hameed, Zawar Farid, Aryan Lakra, Sultan Ahmed, Sabir Ali, Karthik Meiyappan, Junaid Siddique
Hong Kong vs UAE Match Prediction
Hong Kong Vs UAE Preview & Prediction: It’s a potential final as the winner of this clash will qualify for the Asia Cup 2022 in UAE. Expect a cracking contest as both sides will come out all guns blazing.
UAE look an experienced unit and expect them to beat Hong Kong on Wednesday.
Prediction: UAE to win this encounter.