Virender Sehwag
Virender Sehwag was the star player for Gemini Arabians in their last fixture against Sagittarius Strikers Getty

Gemini Arabians will take on Virgo Super Kings in the first of the two matches scheduled in the Masters Champions League (MCL) at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on 6 February, Saturday.

Where to watch live

Match starts at 11am GMT. UK residents can live stream the first match between the Gemini Arabians and Virgo Super Kings from the Masters Champions League on Sky Sports' digital platforms.


Gemini Arabians have made it four out of four wins as they are the only team in the Masters Champions League who are unbeaten so far in the competition. Their latest victory came against Sagittarius Strikers as they managed a narrow win of 12 run.

Virender Sehwag was the star player with the bat as his 134 runs off 63 balls helped the Arabians post a total of 224 runs. In reply, the Strikers scored 212 runs for the loss of nine wickets in their 20 overs as they came close to the target.

Virgo Super Kings sealed a victory over Leo Lions in the last fixture. They are fourth in the table with four points, level on points with the Strikers and Capricorn Commanders, while having played one game less than the second and third placed team. A victory on Saturday will see them move to the second spot.


Gemini Arabians to win

Betting odds (

  • Gemini Arabians to win: 4/9
  • Virgo Super Kings to win: 9/5

Team news

Gemini Arabians

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

Virgo Super Kings

Squad: Owais Shah, James Foster, Gareth Batty, Brett Lee, Dirk Nannes, Graeme Smith, Neil McKenzie, Jonty Rhodes, Mohammad Yousuf, Azhar Mahmood, Hasan Raza, Humayun Farhat, Jacob Oram, Murali Kartik, Malinga Bandara, John Mooney