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UAE vs Netherlands: T20 World Cup Betting Tips

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Here is another episode of my T20 World Cup betting tips. In this one, I focus attention on a group A qualifier game between UAE and Netherlands. The winning team would be closer to reserving a place for themselves in the Super 12 group stage.

In my view, the Netherlands will beat the UAE in this crucial game. However, the sides are well-matched, as reflected in their head-to-head record. I expect the game to go down to the wire, with the thinnest of margins afforded to the winner.

MatchUAE vs Netherlands (World Cup Qualifier, Group A)
WhereKardinia Park, Geelong
When16 October 2022
Start Time19:00 (Local Time)
Pitch ConditionTBA
Weather ConditionTBA

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UAE vs Netherlands: Prediction & Tips

In this UAE vs Netherlands predictions and tips article, I consider who will feature in each side’s playing eleven. I will go on to predict which players are likely to play well in the t20 World Cup qualifier group match. I add some more predictions, including the top scorer and the taker of most wickets in the game.

I also name the batter likely to record the most sixes in the game. Furthermore, I identify the fielder that’s likely to snare the most catches. I have provided these UAE vs Netherlands betting tips aimed at helping punters. They can use my recommendations to place bets at the best T20 World Cup betting sites.

UAE vs Netherlands T20 World Cup

UAE Team Review

In this segment of my T20 World Cup betting tips, I look at the probable players in UAE’s playing eleven. The wicketkeeping slot is reserved for Vritya Aravind. Muhammed Waseem and Chirag Suri are likely to open the batting. Skipper C Rizwan is likely to be the batting mainstay in the middle order.

I would also expect to find all rounders Basil Hameed and R Mustafa in the eleven. Seamers J Siddique and K Meiyappan are my first-choice bowlers, likely to be assisted by A Raza. For the remaining spots, I would go for lower middle order batter S Ali and left arm orthodox bowler A Lakra.

Netherlands Team Review

In the next segment of my UAE vs Netherlands predictions, I consider the likely players in Netherlands’ playing eleven. The wicketkeeper’s spot must go to skipper Scott Edwards. Stephen Myburgh and Max O’Dowd will open the batting.

Vikramjit Singh and Tom Cooper will hold the middle order together. Fred Klaasen, Tim Pringle, Paul van Meekeren and Shariz Ahmad are the first-choice bowlers. They will be assisted by all-rounders Logan van Beek and Bas de Leede.

UAE vs Netherlands Head-to-Head

In this section of my T20 world cup predictions for UAE vs Netherlands , I analyse the head-to-head record of the two sides. The teams have played 8 T20I matches against each other and shared the honours. Both have won 4 games each.

UAE vs Netherlands Last Meeting

UAE and Netherlands last met in a T20I game in Dubai on 29 October 2019. It was the 1st qualifying playoff for the ICC men’s T20 World Cup. Having won the toss, UAE elected to bat first. They began disastrously, losing 5 wickets for only 9 runs by the 5th over. Then came a partnership of 35 runs for the sixth wicket between Waheed Ahmed and Mohammad Boota.

Both batsmen were dismissed in the 14th over to leave the side reeling at 45 for 7. Another mini rescue act ensued, with a 33-run stand between skipper Ahmed Raza and Sultan Ahmed. With an excruciatingly slow run rate, UAE hobbled to a final score of 80/9. Raza top scored for his side with 22 from 24 balls. For the Netherlands, seam bowler Brandon Glower took 4/12.

With just over 4 runs an over needed, the target was never going to trouble the Netherlands batters. After UAE dismissed opener Max O’Dowd in the 2nd over, with the score on 5, Ben Cooper and Colin Ackerman steadied the ship. When Ackerman got out in the 10th over, the Netherlands needed only 25 more runs to win.

They knocked them off without further loss of wickets. Cooper remained unbeaten on 41 made from 53 balls. Meanwhile, Ryan ten Doeschate was 16 not out, in his side’s 8-wicket win. For UAE, Rohan Mustafa and Zahoor Khan took a wicket each.

The win was all the more impressive, coming as it did in a crunch game. The victory helped the Netherlands qualify for the T20 World Cup, allowing them to play against full member ICC teams.

UAE vs Netherlands: Players to Look Out for

My UAE vs Netherlands betting tips would be incomplete without considering who are the players to look out for. Netherlands’ allrounder Bas de Leede is the main player on my radar, alongside skipper Scott Edwards.

Among the Dutch bowlers, Paul van Meekeren is a consistent wicket taker. Among the UAE players, I would keep an eye on opener M Waseem and keeper-batter V Aravind. Allrounder Basil Hameed is another consistent performer.

UAE vs Netherlands: Toss Prediction

It’s time for the toss prediction in my UAE vs Netherlands betting tips. Netherlands have won the toss twice in the last three games between the sides. I predict that UAE will win the toss, this time around.

UAE vs Netherlands: Highest Scorer

In this section of my UAE vs Netherlands betting tips, I predict who will emerge with the highest run score. In my view, Netherlands’ in-form opener Max O’Dowd will make the most runs in the qualifier group game against UAE.

UAE vs Netherlands: Highest Wicket Taker

In this next part of my World Cup betting tips 2022, I predict the highest wicket taker of the game. In my crystal ball, I see that Logan van Beeke is likely to emerge as the most successful bowler.

UAE vs Netherlands: Highest Sixer Hitter

I now turn my World Cup betting tips 2022 to forecasting the hitter of the most sixes in the match. I predict that UAE opener Muhammad Waseem will record the most hits for the maximum.

UAE vs Netherlands: Most Economical Bowler

The next part of my World Cup betting tips 2022 is dedicated to predicting which bowler will be the most economical of them all. (For this forecast, I have considered bowlers who are likely to bowl a full quota of overs.) I foresee that UAE all-rounder Basil Hameed will concede the least number runs in his quota of overs.

UAE vs Netherlands: Most Catches

My statistical World Cup betting tips 2022 includes a prediction as to the highest number of catches. I predict that Netherlands skipper Scott Edwards will take the most catches in the game against UAE.

UAE vs Netherlands: Dream 11 Predictions

In the final section of my World Cup betting tips 2022, I list the players who will form my Dream 11. The following players feature in my Dream 11 fantasy cricket team for the UAE vs Netherlands game.

There are 5 players from the Netherlands and 6 from UAE in my Dream 11 squad. Note: This is only a rough guideline. I might choose to make strategic changes to the team during the World Cup event.

  • Wicket keepers: Scott Edwards, Vritya Aravind
  • Batters: Max O’Dowd, Muhammed Waseem, Chirag Suri
  • All-rounders: Basil Hameed, Logan van Beeke, Bas de Leede
  • Bowlers: J Siddique, Ahmed Raza, Paul van Meekeren

The captain of my UAE vs Netherlands Dream 11 team is Netherlands all-rounder Bas de Leede. The vice-captain of my Dream 11 is UAE’s B Hameed.