The pitch so far has been a batting paradise with scores in excess of 100 being a common occurence. The outfield is lightning quick which further aids the batsman. The bowlers need to consistently bowl at three-quarters length, if they want to get away as the pitch offers some spongy bounce from that length.
It will be furnace hot today here in Dubai as the maximum temperature is expected to breach the 40 degree celsius mark. The players will have a long 10-overs in the gruelling heat of UAE.
The second game of the day will see FPV take on AAD. The FPV side so far have had a mix bag, winning two and losing two, however AAD has only lost only one match, but played one less too. The match is poised to be a run fest as FPV in their last match had piled ona mammoth target of 132 runs against the opposition and the team management will be expecting a similar performance.
Last 5 Head To Head
AAD is so far the only side to have beaten the table toppers ECB side and therefore the FPV side, despite looking more threatening on the paper will not be taking this match lightly.