Canada Under 19 will take on UAE- Under 19 in the 3rd match of the ICC Under 19 World Cup on Saturday, 15th January. CAN-U19 vs UAE-U19 will be played at Conaree Sports Club, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies. Both the teams would have enough knowledge about the conditions after playing warm-up matches in the West Indies backyard.
Canada Under 19 lost their last warm-up match against Pakistan Under 19 by 8 wickets. Talking about the United Arab Emirates Under 19, their last outing with England Under 19 was called off without being a ball bowled. Therefore, both teams will be keen to kick off on a positive note by winning their opening match. Mihir Patel and Alishan Sharafu will be leading the Canada and UAE team respectively.
Time: 6:30 PM IST and 9.00 AM Local Time
Venue: Conaree Sports Club, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies
Where to watch: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar
The pitch at this venue looks to be a neutral one. Both the batters and the bowlers have to be at their best on this wicket. As the game progresses, it is expected to become slower and start assisting the spinners as well. 250 can be a challenging total here.
The weather at Conaree Sports Club, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies will be mixed throughout the CAN-U19 vs UAE-U19 battle. It would be pleasant with sunshine and some clouds. The temperature will range between 25-30 degrees Celcius.
Top Picks for CAN-U19 vs UAE-U19 Dream 11
Ethan Gibson can be a good buy for your fantasy teams. He scored 55 runs in the warm-up match Pakistan Under 19, with the help of 5 fours and a six.
Anoop Chima is the other player to be picked up from Canada Under 19 side. In the same game, the latter scored 41 runs from 62 balls and will be looking to better his numbers in the upcoming match.
Shival Bawa looked in terrific form during the warm-up match against the PNG-U19 team. He scored an amazing hundred and returned to the pavilion after scoring 119 runs for his team.
Dhruv Parashar also played well against the PNG-U19 team in the warm-up game. Coming in at number 3, the right-hander added 68 runs which comprised 6 fours.
Dream 11 Fantasy Team 1 For CAN-U19 vs UAE-U19
Batters – Dhruv Parashar, Shival Bawa (VC), Yasir Mahmood, Ethan Gibson
Bowlers – Ali Naseer, Sheel Patel, Harjap Saini
All-rounders – Alishan Sharafu (C), Mihir Patel, Gurnek Johal Singh
Wicket-Keeper – Kai Smith
Dream 11 Fantasy Team 2 For CAN-U19 vs UAE-U19
Batters – Dhruv Parashar (VC), Ethan Gibson, Shival Bawa
Bowlers –Ali Naseer, Adithya Shetty, Gavin Niblock
All-rounders – Mihir Patel (C), Nilansh Keswani, Alishan Sharafu, Gurnek Johal Singh,
Wicket-Keeper – Anoop Chima
Probable XI for CAN-U19 vs UAE-U19
CAN-U19: Anoop Chima (wk), Yasir Mahmood, Mohit Prashar, Ethan Gibson, Mihir Patel (c), Gurnek Johal Singh, Kairav Sharma, Gavin Niblock, Sheel Patel, Harjap Saini, Siddh Lad
UAE-U19: Kai Smith (wk), Shival Bawa, Dhruv Parashar, Punya Mehra, Ronak Panoly, Alishan Sharafu (c), Nilansh Keswani, Aayan Khan, Ali Naseer, Adithya Shetty, Jash Giyanani
Who will Win- Match Prediction
Looking at the current form and team combination, UAE-U19 is expected to win this game. However, it will be a close competition as CAN-19 will try their best to avoid defeat.
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.