ESP beat POR by 29 runs | Spain vs Portugal, Highlights And Cricket Score 4th T20 Match
T20I Iberia Cup, 2019Date: Oct 26, 2019 Start Time: 19:15 IST | 13:45 GMT | 15:45 Local
Venue: La Manga Club Bottom Ground, Cartagena
Spain will face Gibraltar in the sixth and final match of T20I Iberia Cup 2019. Spain vs Gibraltar clash will be played on October 27, 2019 (Sunday). Spain have won all of the matches they have played so far in Iberia Cup 2019 and will be looking to end the tri-nation series with a clean slate. Gibraltar, on the other, have lost both of the matches.
Spain will square off against Portugal in the 4th T20I of Iberia Cup 2019. The game will be held at La Manga Club Bottom Ground at Cartagena, Murcia in Spain. The third participant in the on-going triangular series is Gibraltar team, the tournament started on Oct 25 and will end on Oct 27, 2019.
Spain, who are still unbeaten in any bilateral Twenty20 series, thrashed Portugal by eight wickets in the first game. The bowlers led by Farzan Afzal first restricted Portugal to 87/7 in 20 overs after captain Christian Munoz-Mills asked them to bat first. Gibraltar, on the other, are making their international Twenty20 debut in the tournament.
Portugal will hope to recover from the eight-wicket defeat against Spain in the opening game of T20I Iberia Cup 2019. Portugal could only muster 87 runs in 20 overs against Spain in their first match, which the hosts chasing the down the total in just 14.2 overs. Gibraltar, on the other, are making their debut in international cricket.
Spain last played Finland in a three-match T20I series where they fought back from a game down to beat Finland 2-1 and clinch the series. Spain also blanked Malta 2-0 at home earlier this year in March in what was their first-ever bilateral T20I series. Portugal managed to win only one of five matches they played in the 2018 T20I Cricket World Cup Europe Region Qualifier A.