The India U19 and Uganda U19 are set to lock horns against each other in Match 22 of the ICC Under-19 World Cup 2021/22. The IND-U19 vs UGA-U19 encounter is scheduled to take place at Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad on Saturday 22 January. India will be once again missing its 5 players due to Covid protocols including key players like Yash Dhull and SK Rasheed. India U19 won their previous game against Ireland U19 by 174 runs. Batting first India scored a huge total of 307 with Harnoor Singh scoring 88. In reply, Ireland was bowled out for just 133 with all bowlers chipping in.
Uganda, on the other hand, faced a beating from the SA-U19. Batting first, South Africa posted a decent total of 231 on the board with Deval Brevis scoring an excellent knock of 104. Chasing the target, Uganda-U19 struggled from the word go and eventually got all out for just 110 runs, therefore lost by121 runs. There will be similar scenes for Uganda-U19 against India-U19 until something magical happens.
Time: 6:30 PM IST and 9:00 AM Local Time
Venue: Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad
Where to watch: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar
The wicket at Brian Lara Stadium looks good to bat on, and the outfield is really quick which is an added advantage. The batters need to spend some time at the wicket and can accelerate later in the innings. The seamers can utilize the pace in the wicket as well. The team batting first will be looking for a score of 250+.
Conditions will be pleasant throughout the IND-U19 vs UGA-U19 contest. The temperature will be hovering around 22-24 degrees Celsius. There will be no interruptions in the game as the weather will remain clear. Clouds may come in the evening.
Top Picks for IND-U19 vs UGA-U19 Dream 11
Harnoor Singh is a stylish left-hand batter. He has scored 88 runs in the last match against Ireland U19, which includes 12 fours. He is expected to score big in this game. Also, he is a must-pick for your fantasy sides.
Rajvardhan Hangargekar is becoming a nice finisher for the IND-U19. He uses the long handle at the death overs to great effect. He smashed 39* runs from 17 balls in the last game against Ireland U19 comprising of some brutal hits over the fence and also picked up a wicket as well.
Pascal Murungi has performed quite well with both bat and ball in this tournament for the UGA-U19. In 2 matches, he has added 69 runs and also picked up 5 wickets with the best figures of 3 for 58.
Isaac Ategeka got starts in both the matches against Ireland U19 and also against South Africa U19. but could not capitalize on it. He scored 53 runs at an average of 26.5 with the best score of 29.
Dream 11 Fantasy Team 1 For IND-U19 vs UGA-U19
Batters – Harnoor Singh, Angkrish Raghuvanshi (c), Isaac Ategeka
Bowlers – Garv Sangwan, Aneeshwar Gautam, Juma Miyaji
All-rounders – Nishant Sindhu, Rajangad Bawa, Pascal Murungi (vc), Joseph Baguma
Wicket-Keeper – Dinesh Bana
Dream 11 Fantasy Team 2 For IND-U19 vs UGA-U19
Batters – Harnoor Singh (c), Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Isaac Ategeka
Bowlers – Juma Miyaji, Vicky Ostwal (vc), Rajvardhan Hangargekar
All-rounders – Nishant Sindhu, Rajangad Bawa, Pascal Murungi, Kaushal Tambe
Wicket-Keeper – Cyrus Kakuru
Probable XI for IND-U19 vs UGA-U19
IND-U19: Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Harnoor Singh, Rajangad Bawa, Nishant Sindhu (c), Kaushal Tambe, Dinesh Bana (wk), Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Aneeshwar Gautam, Vicky Ostwal, Garv Sangwan, Ravi Kumar
UGA-U19: Ronald Omara, Fahad Mutagana, Isaac Ategeka, Brian Asaba, Pascal Murungi (c), Edwin Nuwagaba, Cyrus Kakuru (wk), Joseph Baguma, Juma Miyaji, Yunusu Sowobi, Matthew Musinguzi
Who will Win- Match Prediction
Looking at the current form and team combination, IND-U19 is expected to win this game and keep on their winning run. UGA-U19 would be just fighting to not give India a one-sided contest
Disclaimer: The team is built upon the author’s understanding, analysis, and instincts. You can choose your team by considering the points above and making your own decision accordingly.