Scotland vs Zimbabwe 2nd T20 today match prediction. We provide 100 % sure today cricket match prediction tips by raja babu. Who will win today’s match SCO vs ZIM? Live score with ball by ball update. Cricket toss prediction-free.
Full Details of Today Match Prediction
The world is ready to witness yet another big battle of T20 cricket. The 2nd T20 match of Zimbabwe tour of Scotland, 2021 is scheduled to be held on Friday, 17th September 2021 at Grange Cricket Club, Edinburgh. We are posting 100 safe, perfect, and accurate today match prediction of the Zimbabwe tour of Scotland.
Scotland had a winning start to this home series against Zimbabwe and won the 1st match with a margin of seven runs. Now they need to win just one out of the next two matches remaining. Remember that Zimbabwe had lost a series recently against Ireland and other losses of series will create many problems for the future.
Scotland won the toss and decided to bat first after winning the toss in the first T20 match against Zimbabwe. The top three batsmen of Scotland failed to have a good start and they lost their key three wickets on a total of just 17 runs. Richie Berrington was the only successful batsman from their side who remained not out after scoring 82 runs. He faced 61 deliveries and smashed seven boundaries and three huge sixes during his inning. M Cross scored 14 runs while Michael Leask could manage to score 11 runs.
The way how the bowling unit of Scotland performed in the previous match was just outstanding. They defended a low target of 142 runs and leaked 134 runs in their inning of 20 overs. Safyaan Sharif was the most successful and highest wicket-taker from their side who picked four wickets in his four overs bowled out against just 24 runs. Alasdair Evans, Chris Sole, Mark Watt, and Ollie Hairs picked one wicket each while Michael Leask was the only bowler from their side who failed to pick any wicket.
Zimbabwe is near to lose another T20 series after they were beaten by Ireland. The performance of the bowling unit of this team was good in the 1st match against Zimbabwe where they leaked 141 runs in their 20 overs inning. Tendai Chatara was the most successful bowler from their side who picked two wickets in his four overs bowled out against 23 runs. Luke Jongwe also picked two wickets while he was charged for 28 runs. Wellington Masakadza and Richard Ngarava picked one wicket each.
Poor batting performance in the 1st T20 match was the key reason why Zimbabwe lost the match. They failed to chase a low target on the board. They could manage to score 134 runs while chasing the target of 142 runs. Milton Shumba was the most successful and highest run-scorer from their side who remained not out after scoring 45 runs on 30 deliveries with the help of five boundaries and one huge six. Sean Williams scored 28 runs while Craig Ervine could manage to score 26 runs.
Scotland T20 History and Stats
Scotland had played a total of 66 T20 matches where they won 30 matches and opposing teams won 33 matches. Their 3 matches were ended with no result and 1 match was tied.
Zimbabwe T20 History and Stats
Zimbabwe had played a total of 94 T20 matches so far. They won 24 while other teams won 70 matches.
Scotland vs Zimbabwe T20 History and Stats
Scotland had played two T20 matches against Zimbabwe where they won one match and Zimbabwe also won 1 match.
Favorite Team in Today Match Prediction
According to match prediction, Zimbabwe is the favorite team to win this match. The reasons why Zimbabwe is a favorite team in this match, are mentioned below:
- Zimbabwe had lost the 1st match of this series already
- Scotland is going to play any T20 series after the gap of two years
- Scotland has the advantages of home crowd, ground, and conditions
- Scotland is overall a strong team as compared to Zimbabwe
- The Batting lineup of the Scotland team is much stronger than Zimbabwe
Winning Chances of Today Match for the Both Sides
We have no doubt that Scotland is the best team when we compare it with Scotland. They have strong batting order and bowling unit, so the winning chances of Scotland for today match have been increased. The equation of winning chances of both teams for today’s match is mentioned as under.
Zimbabwe has a 54% chance to win this match
Scotland has a 46% chance to win this match
Toss Prediction in Today Match Prediction
The toss can play an important role in the decision of this match. According to our toss prediction, the team that will win the toss may elect to field first.
Pitch Report and Conditions
The 2nd T20 match between Scotland and Zimbabwe is going to be played at Grange Cricket Club, Edinburgh. This is one of the biggest venues in Scotland in terms of crowd capacity. The pitch on this venue is good for batting. It also has a bit of help for the spin bowlers. As per the live cricket score, a total of 170 runs should be a par score.
Weather Report for This Match
The weather forecast in Edinburgh on match day is good. There are almost no chances of rain and we may have a full match to watch.
Key Players to Watch
Safyaan Sharif had performed well in the 1st T20 match. William Porterfield performed well in the previous match while Sikandar Raza also had been outstanding in the previous match. We think that these three players will be key players to watch in this match.
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Possible Playing XI
George Munsey, Kyle Coetzer (c), Ollie Hairs, Richie Berrington, Calum MacLeod, Matthew Cross (wk), Michael Leask, Safyaan Sharif, Mark Watt, Chris Sole, Alasdair Evans.
Wesley Madhevere, Tadiwanashe Marumani, Regis Chakabva (wk), Craig Ervine (c), Sean Williams, Milton Shumba, Ryan Burl, Luke Jongwe, Wellington Masakadza, Tendai Chatara, Richard Ngarava.
Dream 11 Predictions for Today’s Match
Dream11 prediction for Scotland vs Zimbabwe. After checking the latest player’s availability, the Dream 11 Team for this match of Scotland and Zimbabwe is mentioned under.
SCO vs ZIM DREAM11 LINEUP
K Coetzer (c)
G Munsey (VC)
Full Match Info
Date: Friday, 17th September 2021
Time: 01:00 PM GMT / 02:00 PM LOCAL / 06:30 PM IST
Venue Details, Facts, and History
Stadium: Grange Cricket Club
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Known as: Raeburn Place; The Citylets Grange
Ends: City End, Park End
Time Zone: UTC +01:00
Home to: Scotland
Other Sports: it is home to Tennis, Squash, and Hockey
Venue Scoring Pattern in T20s
Total matches: 8
Matches won batting first: 5
Matches won bowling first: 3
Average 1st Inns scores: 165
Average 2nd Inns scores: 137
Highest total recorded: 210/5 (20 Ov) by AFG vs SCO
Lowest total recorded: 82/10 (14.4 Ov) by SCO vs PAK
Highest score chased: 168/2 (17.2 Ov) by AFG vs UAE
Lowest score defended: 162/7 (20 Ov) by AFG vs NED
Zimbabwe T20 Squad
Dion Myers, Sikandar Raza, Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Tarisai Musakanda, Donald Tiripano, Blessing Muzarabani, Wesley Madhevere, Tadiwanashe Marumani, Regis Chakabva (wk), Craig Ervine (c), Sean Williams, Milton Shumba, Ryan Burl, Luke Jongwe, Wellington Masakadza, Tendai Chatara, Richard Ngarava.
Scotland T20 Squad
Hamza Tahir, Chris Greaves, Adrian Neill, Craig Wallace, Gavin Main, Dylan Budge, George Munsey, Kyle Coetzer (c), Ollie Hairs, Richie Berrington, Calum MacLeod, Matthew Cross (wk), Michael Leask, Safyaan Sharif, Mark Watt, Chris Sole, Alasdair Evans.
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