DV vs KT Lanka Premier League Fantasy Prediction: Dambulla Viiking vs Kandy Tuskers – 3 December 2020 (Hambantota)
Dambulla Viiking will take on Kandy Tuskers in the League Match of LPL 2020, aka Lanka Premier League which, will be played at the Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium in Hambantota. The Island nation finally got its own T20 league and, some big names will be on the cards.
The Tuskers won have just one of their four games whereas, the Viikings have won a couple of their three games. Both of these sides have some superstar players in their ranks and this is going to be a great game to watch out for. Kandy Tuskers have been unlucky in the tournament.
Pitch Report – This pitch is brilliant for batting and, we can expect a high-scoring game.
Match Details :
Time:- 8:00 PM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Dambulla Viiking – Niroshan Dickwella, Paul Sterling, Upul Tharanga, Samit Patel, Dasun Shanaka, Angelo Perera, Pulina Tharanga, Malinda Pushpakumara, Sachindu Colombage, Kasun Rajitha, Anwar Ali.
Kandy Tuskers – Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Brandan Taylor, Asela Gunaratne, Seekkuge Prasanna, Dilruwan Perera, Nuwan Pradeep, Naveen-ul-Haq, Kamindu Mendis, Munaf Patel.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Samit Patel, Dasun Shanaka, Asela Gunaratna, Brendan Taylor, and Naveen ul Haq.
DV vs KT Team Wicket-Keeper
Kusal Perera (Price 9.5) and Niroshan Dickwella (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Both of them are brilliant players but have failed to prove their impact till now in the tournament. Perera played a brilliant knock in the first game whereas, Dickwella has not impressed much. They are picked on the basis of their sublime T20 record.
DV vs KT Team Batsmen
Brendan Taylor (Price 9), Kusal Mendis (Price 9.5), Asela Gunaratne (Price 9.5), and Rahmanullah Gurbaz (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Kandy Tuskers. Tayor has scored 97 runs in just a couple of games at a brilliant strike-rate. Mendis has scored 133 runs in the tournament whereas, Gurbaz has scored 108 runs. All three of them are brilliant batsmen and are going to be lethal on this batting wicket. Gunaratne, on the other hand, has bowled really well and has picked four wickets in the tournament.
DV vs KT Team All-Rounders
Samit Patel (Price 9) and Dasun Shanaka (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from the Dambulla Viikings. Patel has scored 129 runs in the tournament whereas, Shanka has scored 164 runs. Samit has picked four wickets in his bowling as well. Both of them are the best players of this Viikings squad.
DV vs KT Team Bowlers
Anwar Ali (Price 9) and Malinda Pushpakumara (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Dambulla Viikings. Ali has picked four wickets in the tournament whereas, Malinda has picked three. Both of them are veteran players of this format.
Naveen ul Haq (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from Kandy Tuskers. Naveen was brilliant in CPL 2020 and picked 11 wickets whereas, he has picked eight wickets in LPL too. He is a brilliant young bowler.
Match Prediction: Dambulla Viiking are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Samit Patel and Dasun Shanaka
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Asela Gunaratne and Kusal Perera
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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.