ILT20 Match 28 GUL vs ABD Dream11 Prediction: Gulf Giants will take on defending champions the Abu Dhabi Knight Riders in Match 28 of the International League T20 2024
ILT20 Match 28 GG vs AD Dream11: Preview
Gulf Giants are the definition of a middling team in the 2024 ILT20. Not only are they third in a six-team tournament, but they have also won four and lost four matches so far. But they do have one of the best net run rates in the competition, which means that the teams below them will find it difficult to skip over them in the rankings. They probably need just one more win to secure their spot in the playoffs
On the other hand, Abu Dhabi Knight Riders have more or less made it to the playoffs with five wins in their bag in nine matches. Only a series of misfortunes can now result in them being knocked out of contention for the playoffs, which can start if they lose their final match of the group stages.
ILT20 Match 28 GG vs AD Dream11: Match Details
- Date: February 10, 2024
- Time: 4:00 PM (IST)
- Stadium: Dubai International Stadium, Dubai
ILT20 Match 28 GG vs AD Dream11: Pitch Report
The pitches of the Dubai International Stadium are surprisingly not batter-friendly, with the average T20 score being around 150-160. The boundaries too aren’t the smallest here, with it being over 70m down the ground.
The pace support provided by this pitch makes it much more difficult to score big runs. But history has shown that if the side batting first gets to a big score, the sides chasing usually capitulate under pressure.
ILT20 Match 28 GG vs AD Dream11: Expected Playing XI
Jamie Smith (wk)
James Vince (C)
Chris Lynn/ Richard Gleeson
Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Abu Dhabi Knight Riders
Andries Gous (wk)
Sunil Narine (C)
Josh Little/ Charith Asalanka
ILT20 Match 28 GUL vs ABD Dream11 Prediction: Who Will Win The Match
The last time these two teams faced, Abu Dhabi Knight Riders won while chasing in a very toss-result-oriented Sheikh Zayed Stadium. Now battling in the deep end of the tournament, Both teams are more or less required to win this match to secure their spot in the playoffs.
The Dubai International Stadium provides conditions that can help the bowlers out. With it being a day match, that might not be much of a case. So, the team with a better batting order will be the favorites, which will be the Knight Riders in this case.
GG vs AD Dream11 Match Prediction: Abu Dhabi Knight Riders will defeat Gulf Giants in the 28th Match of ILT20 2024.