DV vs JS Lanka Premier League (Semi-Final) Fantasy Prediction: Dambulla Viiking vs Jaffna Stallions – 14 December 2020 (Hambantota)
Jaffna Stallions will take on Dambulla Viiking in the Semi-Final Match of LPL 2020, aka Lanka Premier League which, will be played at the Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium in Hambantota. The premier T20 competition in Sri Lanka has reached its knockout stages.
The Vikings won five of their eight games whereas, the Stallions won just four of them. Both teams have some really good individuals in their ranks and, this can be a great game to watch out for.
Pitch Report – This pitch is brilliant for batting and, we can expect a high-scoring game.
Match Details :
Time:- 7:o0 PM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Dambulla Viikings – Niroshan Dickwella, Upul Tharanga, Samit Patel, Dasun Shanaka, Angelo Perera, Samiullah Shinwari, Ramesh Mendis, Malinda Pushpakumara, Sachindu Colombage, Kasun Rajitha, Anwar Ali.
Jaffna Stallions – Avishka Fernando, Johnson Charles, Minod Bhanuka, Shoaib Malik, Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera, Wanindu Hasaranga, Chaturanga de Silva, Usman Shinwari, Duanne Olivier, Suranga Lakmal.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Samit Patel, Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Avishka Fernando, and Usman Khan Shinwari.
DV vs JS Team Wicket-Keeper
Niroshan Dickwella (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Dickwella has scored 241 runs in the tournament, whereas his average has been 34.43. He is the 5th highest run-scorer of the tournament so far.
DV vs JS Team Batsmen
Upul Tharanga (Price 9) will be our batsman from the Dambulla Viiking. Tharanga has been decent in the tournament, whereas he has scored 163 runs at an average of 23.29. He is a brilliant opener and is an experienced campaigner.
Avishka Fernando (Price 10) and Johnson Charles (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from the Jaffna Stallions. Fernando has scored 209 runs in the tournament, whereas his average has been 41.80. Charles, on the other hand, has scored over 4500 T20 runs in his career. Both of them are brilliant openers of the side.
DV vs JS Team All-Rounders
Samit Patel (Price 9.5) and Dasun Shanaka (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounders from the Dambulla Viiking. Shanka has scored 273 runs at an average of 45.50 whereas, Patel has scored 178. Samit has picked seven wickets his bowling whereas, Shanka has picked four. Both of them have been superb in the tournament so far.
Wanindu Hasaranga (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from the Jaffna Stallions. Hasaranga is the highest wicket-taker of the tournament with thirteen wickets, whereas he is a good hitter too.
DV vs JS Team Bowlers
Usman Shinwari (Price 8.5) and Duanne Olivier (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Jaffna Stallions. Olivier has picked eight wickets in the tournament whereas, Shinwari has picked seven. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers and must be picked.
Anwar Ali (Price 9) and Malinda Pushpakumara (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Dambulla Viiking. Ali has picked eight wickets in the tournament, whereas he is a brilliant death-overs as well. Pushpakumara, on the other hand, is also a fine wicket-taker.
Match Prediction: Jaffna Stallions will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Wanindu Hasaranga and Dasun Shanaka
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Samit Patel and Avishka Fernando
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All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report 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.