JS vs DV Lanka Premier League Fantasy Prediction: Jaffna Stallions vs Dambulla Viiking – 7 December 2020 (Hambantota)
Dambulla Viiking will take on Jaffna Stallions 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.
Both teams have won four of their five games in the tournament so far. The winner will reach the top of the table, whereas the loser can slip to third place.
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:-
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.
Dambulla Viiking – Niroshan Dickwella, Upul Tharanga, Samit Patel, Dasun Shanaka, Angelo Perera, Samiullah Shinwari, Ramesh Mendis, Malinda Pushpakumara, Sachindu Colombage, Kasun Rajitha, Anwar Ali.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Thisara Perera, Wanindu Hasaranga, Dasun Shakana, Samit Patel, and Avishka Fernando.
JS vs DV Team Wicket-Keeper
Niroshan Dickwella (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Dickwella scored a brilliant half-century in the last game, whereas his strike-rate has been 150. He is a brilliant player and must be picked.
JS vs DV Team Batsmen
Avishka Fernando (Price 9.5) and Johnson Charles (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Jaffna Stallions. Fernando is a prodigy of Sri Lankan cricket whereas, Charles is a T20 superstar. Avishka has scored 209 runs in the league at an average of 52.25 whereas, Charles has scored 4247 runs in T20 cricket.
Upul Tharanga (Price 10) will be our batsman from the Dambulla Viiking. Tharanga scored a brilliant half-century in the last game whereas, he has scored 154 runs at an average of 30.80. He is a brilliant opener and is an experienced campaigner.
JS vs DV Team All-Rounders
Samit Patel (Price 9) and Dasun Shanaka (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from the Dambulla Viiking. Shanka has scored 234 runs at an average of 46.80 whereas, Patel has scored 140 at an average of 28. Samit has picked six wickets his bowling whereas, Shanka has picked one. Both of them have been superb in the tournament so far.
Thisara Perera (Price 9.5) and Wanindu Hasaranga (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounders from the Jaffna Stallions. Perera has scored 192 runs in the league at an average of 64 whereas, he has picked five wickets as well. Hasaranga is the highest wicket-taker of the tournament with nine wickets under his belt. Both of them have been brilliant in the tournament so far.
JS vs DV Team Bowlers
Anwar Ali (Price 9) will be our bowler from the Dambulla Viiking. Ali has picked seven wickets in the tournament, whereas his death bowling has been superb as well. He has to be picked in the team.
Usman Shinwari (Price 8.5) and Duanne Olivier (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Jaffna Stallions. Olivier has picked six wickets in the tournament whereas, Shinwari has picked seven. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers and must be picked.
Match Prediction: Jaffna Stallions will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Samit Patel and Thisara Perera
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Dasun Shanaka and Wanindu Hasaranga
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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.