GG vs JS Lanka Premier League (Final) Fantasy Prediction: Galle Gladiators vs Jaffna Stallions – 16 December 2020 (Hambantota)
Jaffna Stallions will take on Galle Gladiators in the 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 Gladiators won just two of their eight league games, whereas they were lucky in the semi-final too. Jaffna Stallions, on the other hand, played well in the league stages and won four of them. This game can be a close game where the Stallions are going to have some advantage.
Pitch Report – This pitch is brilliant for batting and, we can expect a high-scoring game. However, spinners and slow-bowlers are going to have some advantage.
Match Details :
Time:- 7:00 PM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Galle Gladiators – Danushka Gunathilaka, Ahsan Ali, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Azam Khan, Shehan Jayasuriya, Sahan Arachchige, Chanaka Ruwansiri, Nuwan Thushara, Mohammad Amir, Lakshan Sandakan, Dhananjaya Lakshan.
Jaffna Stallions – Avishka Fernando, Johnson Charles, Charith Asalanka, 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
Johnson Charles, Wanindu Hasaranga, Danushka Gunathilaka, Avishka Fernando, and Mohammad Amir.
GG vs JS Team Wicket-Keeper
Johnson Charles (Price 9) and Azam Khan (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Charles scored a brilliant half-century in the last game, whereas Khan has scored 179 runs in the tournament. Both of them are aggressive players at the top order.
GG vs JS Team Batsmen
Danushka Gunathilaka (Price 10) and Bhanuka Rajapaksa (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Galle Gladiators. He has scored 475 runs at an average of 67.86, whereas his S/R has been 145.26. Gunathilaka is the highest run-scorer of the tournament. Rajapaksa, on the other hand, is picked to complete the mandatory three batsmen pick.
Avishka Fernando (Price 10) will be our batsman from the Jaffna Stallions. Avishka has scored 248 runs in the tournament whereas, his average has been 41.33. He is the 6th highest run-scorer of the league so far.
GG vs JS Team All-Rounders
Wanindu Hasaranga (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounders from the Jaffna Stallions. Hasaranga is the highest wicket-taker of the tournament with sixteen wickets, whereas he is a good hitter too. He has scored 126 runs at a strike-rate of 165.79.
GG 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 nine wickets in the tournament whereas, Shinwari has picked seven. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers and must be picked.
Mohammad Amir (Price 9), Lakshan Sandakan (Price 9), and Dhananjaya Lakshan (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Galle Gladiators. Amir has picked ten wickets in the tournament whereas, Dhananjaya has also picked ten wickets. Sandakan, on the other hand, has picked eleven scalps in the league. All three of them are genuine wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Jaffna Stallions will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Wanindu Hasaranga and Danushka Gunathilaka
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Johnson Charles and Dhananjaya Lakshan
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