The pitch demands some serious application from the batsmen. Once they get their eye in, they should look to play the long game. The new batsmen have difficulty in going from the word go.The outfield has been progressively getting faster and faster. Some uneven bounce at times but the bounce can be trusted.
According to AccuWeather, the weather will be breezy in the morning with a slight cloud cover. Although couple of showers and a thunderstorm is predicted later in the day.
First match of the day and the pitch will be slightly better for the bowlers to bowl on to. SCE will be relying on their opening batters Sahel and Dawood to come of age and lay down a solid opening partnership.
Last 5 Head To Head
SCE had a mix bag yesterday as they won one and lost one yesterday. KSV had an eerily similar run. Therefore the two teams will be itching to get those two crucial points in their kitty and move up ahead in the points table