The Singapore cricket team will host Malaysia in a three-match T20I series starting Tuesday, June 28. Singapore is unbeaten in their last four T20I matches and enters the upcoming series as the in-form team. Furthermore, the hosts lead the head-to-head record against Malaysia. The groups have clashed on two occasions, with Singapore winning the meetings by eight wickets and 128 runs, respectively.
On the other hand, the Malaysia cricket team heads into the Singapore tour after finishing last in a tri-series in Nepal that also involved Papua New Guinea. Malaysia has lost four of its last five games, including three consecutive defeats to Nepal (twice) and Papua New Guinea.
All Singapore vs. Malaysia T20I series matches will be played at the Indian Association Ground in Singapore.
SINGAPORE VS MALAYSIA MATCH DETAILS
Event: Malaysia tour of Singapore, 2022
Match: SIN vs. MLY
Date: June 28, 2022
Time: 4:30 PM 11:30 AM GMT / 07:30 PM LOCAL
Venue: Indian Association Ground, Singapore
PITCH REPORT AND CONDITIONS
SIN vs. MLY 1st T20 Indian Association Ground, Singapore Stadium Pitch Report It seems the batters will have a much easier time on this surface than the spinners. Historically, the batters have struggled less on this surface. Scores in this match are challenging to defend, so bowling first makes sense. So far, we expect a total Score around the 160-170 mark.
At Indian Association Ground, Singapore, temperatures are predicted to hover around 33°C with 60% humidity and wind speeds of 19-22 km/hr.
The toss plays a crucial role in Singapore vs. Malaysia 2022. Based on our toss prediction, the team that wins the toss can choose to bat first according to the weather forecast and pitch conditions.
SIN VS MAL, 1ST T20I PROBABLE PLAYING XIS:
Manpreet Singh (wk), Rezza Gaznavi, Surendran Chandramohan, Arjun Mutreja, Rohan Rangarajan, Aritra Dutta, Janak Prakash, Navin Param, Akshay Roopak Puri, Amjad Mahboob (c), Anantha Krishna
Virandeep Singh (wk), Ahmad Faiz (c), Khizar Hayat, Nazril Rahman, Zubaidi Zulkifle, Ainool Hafizs, Syed Aziz, Vijay Unni, Pavandeep Singh, Anwar Rahman, Muhammad Wafiq Zarbani
TOP PICKS FOR THE SIN VS MAL MATCH:
TOP PICKS- SINGAPORE
The experienced middle-order batter has scored 434 runs in just 15 T20I matches and ranks only behind Tim David in most runs chart for his nation.
Singapore’s captain has taken 22 wickets in 14 T20I matches and should be a must-pick option for the first match against Malaysia.
TOP PICKS- MALAYSIA
Malaysia’s skipper has scored 646 runs in 24 T20I innings at an average of 28.08 and will be a crucial batter for his side in this series.
The left-arm spinner leads the most-wickets chart for Malaysia in T20I cricket with 33 wickets in just 26 matches at an economy rate of 7.14.
Singapore is unbeaten in their last T20 matches. They will be playing this match with much confidence and are In their best form. Also, their team is well distributed and has some pretty good batters.
SINGAPORE TO WIN THIS MATCH.