Gemini Arabians will take on Sagittarius Strikers in the first semi-final of the Masters Champions League (MCL) at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on 11 February.
Where to watch Live
Match starts at 3.30pm GMT. UK residents can live stream the first match between the Gemini Arabians and Sagittarius Strikers from the Masters Champions League on Sky Sports' digital platforms.
After winning all five group stage fixtures, Gemini Arabians come into the first semi-final clash of the MCL as favourites to win the tie and go on to win the tournament. They have been in exceptional form, both with the ball and bat.
In the earlier round, the Arabians defeated Sagittarius Strikers by 12 runs, despite posting a mammoth total of 224 runs. It is expected to be a good clash, considering both teams have former big hitters.
For Gemini Arabians, their captain Virender Sehwag and Kumar Sangakkara are the key players in their batting lineup. Meanwhile, Adam Gilchrist added more firepower, while Mahela Jayawardene brings composure to the Strikers' batting division.
The winner of this clash will face the winner of the second semi-final between Leo Lions and Virgo Super Kings in the final at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on 13 February.
Gemini Arabians to win
Betting Odds (Paddy Power)
- Gemini Arabians to win: 2/5
- Sagittarius Strikers to win: 15/8
Squad: Graham Onions, Kumar Sangakkara, Muttiah Muralitharan, Virender Sehwag, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Brad Hodge, Saqlain Mushtaq, Rana Naved-ul-Hasan, Jacques Rudolph, Richard Levi, Justin Kemp, Paul Harris, Kyle Mills, Ashish Bagai, Saqib Ali.
Squad: Jonathan Trott, Michael Carberry, Phil Mustard, Adam Gilchrist, Nathan Hauritz, Mahela Jayawardene, Daniel Vettori, Shane Bond, Mushtaq Ahmed, Yasir Hameed, Tino Best, Krishmar Santokie, Alviro Petersen, Gavin Hamilton. Khurram Khan.