CUW vs RAR Dream11 Prediction : Cumilla warriors vs Rajshahi Royals Match report, pitch report, probable playing 11 and best dream 11 team.
Cumilla Warriors will look to get their BPL campaign back on track when they meet the resurgent Rajshahi Royals in the 20th match of the competition. After a good start to their campaign Cumilla Warriors has lost their stem and might be heading towards elimination if they don’t start winning from now on. They have some impressive players in their ranks and will hope to stage a comeback anytime soon.
On the other hand, Rajshahi Royals currently occupies the 2nd position in the points table with 3 wins from 4 matches. Meanwhile Cumilla Warriors managed to score a competitive 160 on the board in their previous clash courtesy a sensational knock of 94 from the blade of Bhanuka Rajapaksha. Rajshahi Royals also lost their first game of the tournament and will be hoping to get back to winning ways.
Pitch Conditions and Toss
The surface at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium I Chattogram has been batting friendly wickets. The night matches have been quite favourable for teams batting 2nd. Hence in all likelihood, the team winning the toss will look to chase. In the last 5 matches played in this stadium, the team batting first has won on 4 occasions.
Probable Playing XI’s
Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Dawid Malan, Dasun Shanaka(c), Yasir Ali, Mahidul Islam Ankon(w), Robiul Islam, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Al-Amin Hossain, Sumon Khan
Hazratullah Zazai, Liton Das (wk), Afif Hossain Dhrubo, Shoaib Malik, Andre Russell(C), Ravi Bopara, Alok Kapali, Abu Jayed Rahi, Taijul Islam, Farhad Reza, Kamrul Islam
Bangladesh Premier League 2019/20
Match 20: Cumilla Warriors vs Rajshahi Royals
Date and Time: 24th December, Tuesday- 6:00 PM IST
Venue: Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram
Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Soumya Sarkar, Dawid Malan, Dasun Shanaka
Hazratullah Zazai, Liton Das, Shoaib Malik, Andre Russell
Top 4 batting order
Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Dawid Malan
Hazratullah Zazai, Liton Das (wk), Afif Hossain Dhrubo, Shoaib Malik
Dasun Shanaka, Sabbir Rahman
Hazratullah Zazai, Andre Russell
CUW vs RAR Dream11 Wicket-keeper
Liton Das will be our first pick in the dream XI team. He is a terrific timer of the ball and is also a sensible top order batsman. Liton scored a fluent half-century in the previous clash against the Khulna Tigers and will look to carry his form in the next matches.
CUW vs RAR Dream11 Batsmen
Dawid Malan and Shoaib Malik will be the first two picks in the batsmen category. Both these players are good strikers of the ball. Malan scored an impressive 84 against the Chattogram Challengers while Shoaib Malik has also looked in good rhythm. The former Pakistan skipper smashed a quickfire 87 against the Khulna Tigers and will look to carry on his rich vein of form.
The next two batsmen in our dream XI will be Bhanuka Rajapaksa and Afif Hossain. The Sri Lankan left-handed batsman looked in great touch in the previous clash against Dhaka Platoon and smashed a sensational 96 to get his team to a competitive score of 160. On the other hand, Afif Hossain has also looked in good touch and has also bagged some crucial wickets through the course of the tournament.
CUW vs RAR Dream11 All-rounders
Andre Russell is a must pick in any dream XI team. His form is secondary when it comes to power hitting. He can turn the complexion of a match within a blink of an eye and can smash big shots at will. Russell also lends the ideal balance with his skiddy medium pace.
The next two players in this segment will be Dasun Shanaka and Ravi Bopara. Shanaka is a sensational striker of the ball and can also chip in with some important overs. On the other hand, Bopara has done a great all-round job for his team. He has been among runs all through the tournament and has also been chipping away with important wickets.
CUW vs RAR Dream11 Bowlers
Mujeeb-ur Rahman will be the first pick in the bowlers’ segment. He has been a wicket-taking option for whichever team he has played for. He has bagged 7 wickets in 5 matches in the tournament so far. He can bowl in the powerplays which makes him an integral part of any team.
The last two names in our dream XI team will be Al Amin Hossain and Farhad Reza. Both these youngsters has done an impressive job and has been among wickets. Both the players will look to put up an impressive performance for their team.
Captain and Vice-captain
Andre Russell will be our captain and Bhanuka Rajapaska will be our vice-captain for the day.
Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.