Match no. 7 in the ICC Academy Summer Cup will have Mid-East Metals and Interglobe Marine take on each other. The game will be played at Tolerance Oval, Abu Dhabi, starting at 9:30 pm (IST). The Metals are coming into this match after suffering a loss in their last one while the Marine is coming from an emphatic win over The Vision Shipping.
Marine had a terrible start to their tournament after suffering a 36-run-loss at the hands of Seven Districts. They brought their campaign back on track with a win in their second match. Hameedullah Khan has been scoring heavily with the bat for Marine having scores of 60 and 45 from two matches.
Harry Bharwal has been the top performer with the ball picking up four wickets in two matches so far. Marine will look to continue with their winning momentum and get another win under their belt in this game.
The Metals also had a disappointing start to their tournament, having lost their opening encounter. Their bowlers gave away 188 runs in 20 overs in their opening match against Seven Districts. Tehran Khan and Mannal Siddiqui picked up 2-2 wickets each. The Metals got off to a brilliant start in their chase as they were 102/2 after 9.5 overs but suffered a dramatic collapse afterwards.
The batters just lost their way as the team skittled for 156 handing a 22-run victory to Seven Districts. Metals will be looking to put their poor show in the first game behind them and bring their tournament back on track with a win in this game.
ICC Academy Summer Cup Match 7 Mid-East Metals vs Interglobe Marine
Venue – Tolerance Oval, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
Date – 26th August 2022
Time – 9:30 pm (IST)
Out of the six matches in the tournament so far, four have been won by the teams first. So the captain winning the toss will probably be looking to bat first. The pitch has been great to bat first where teams have scored 170+ in four games so far.