The artificial pitch here at the Seebarn Cricket Ground is expected to suit the batsman who will be able to play through the line easily. The bowlers will have to continuosly change their line and length and vary their pace in order to counter the looming threat of batsmen's onslaught.
According to AccuWeather, the forecast looks omnious as heavy rains and thundershowers are predicted throughout the day. With 66 percent chance of precipitation and 19.5 mm rain predicted, it will be a miracle if we get a full fame.
Penultimate game of the day and we have Austria CC squaring up against Vienna Afghan CC. Although Autria CC look stronger on paper, it will be complacency on their part if they take their opposition Vienna Afghan any lightly. With players like Razmal Shigwai and Khybar Malyar in VIA's side, they are more than capable of landing some mean sucker punches.
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Austria CC will be better acclimatised to the pitch and conditions after having played a game earlier here. They wiill be looking to make the necessary tweaks in their game, according to the pitch demands, and come much more harder on the Afghan side which will be opening its campaign.