SLZ vs BAR Dream11 Prediction: St Lucia Zouks vs Barbados Tridents – 20 August 2020 (Trinidad)
St Lucia Zouks will take on Barbados Tridents in the second Match of CPL 2020 aka Caribbean Premier League which will be played at the Brian Lara Cricket Stadium in the Trinidad. The T20 cricket is finally back on the T20 land of the Caribbean after the COVID-19 heartbreak.
St Lucia Zouks performed started the tournament on a really bad not against the Jamaica Tallawahs. Apart from Roston Chase, no other batsman took the responsibility whereas the team lacked in the death bowling too. This team lacks star players in their ranks and they need to push themselves with limited Arsenal in their ranks.
Barbados Tridents started the tournament on a really good note by defeating the Patriots in the first game. The strong bowling line-up was clearly visible in the last game too and they would certainly be crucial against this struggling Lucia side. All the eyes will be on Rashid Khan again
Pitch Report – This pitch has not been great for batting and staying low. We can expect a low-scoring encounter.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.00 PM, Live on Star Sports Network
Probable XI for both sides:-
St Lucia Zouks– Rahkeem Cornwall, Andre Fletcher, Mark Deyal, Roston Chase, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Daren Sammy, Obed McCoy, Kesrick Williams, Scott Kuggeleijn, Zahir Khan.
Barbados Tridents – Johnson Charles, Shai Hope, Corey Anderson, Kyle Mayers, Jonathan Carter, Mitchell Santner, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Hayden Walsh Jr, Raymon Reifer, Ashley Nurse.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Rashid Khan, Mitchell Santner, Mohammad Nabi, Johnson Charles, and Roston Chase.
SLZ vs BAR Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
Johnson Charles (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Charles is a genuine match-winner and will open the innings for his side. He scored 415 runs in 13 games last season at an average of 31.9. Charles failed in the last game but will definitely make his way into the team.
SLZ vs BAR Dream11 Batsmen
Corey Anderson (Price 9) will be our batsman from the Tridents. Anderson’s will bat in the top-order and his T20 record is decent overall. He has scored 2717 runs in T20 cricket at an S/R of 140. Corey can contribute with the ball as well and will be picked.
Mark Deyal (Price 8) and Najibullah Zadran (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Zouks. Deyal looked really impressive batting at the number 3 position in the last game and his stroke-making was really a pleasure to the eyes. He will be in the team for this game whereas Najibullah is also a really good T20 player and he batted decently in the last game as well and his S/R in T20 games is 141.
[The Batting category of this game is really weak]
SLZ vs BAR Dream11 All-Rounders
Mitchell Santner (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from the Tridents. Santner is a clever T20 player and is an asset with both bat and the ball. He clearly proved his ability in the last game and picked a couple of crucial wickets. The pitch will assist him in this game too and he will be a really good pick.
Mohammad Nabi (Price 10), Roston Chase (Price 8.5), and Rahkeem Cornwall (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from the Zouks. Cornwall started the last game with two beautiful boundaries but threw his wicket away, he picked a wicket in his bowling as well. He is a genuine T20 player and will be picked. Chase scored a brilliant half-century in the last game and proved his worth with the white-ball too whereas Nabi was that at his best in the last game but will be a good pick in this game as well.
SLZ vs BAR Dream11 Bowlers
Rashid Khan (Price 9.5) and Hayden Walsh (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Tridents. Rashid is the best T20 bowler right now and he proved his quality with the bat too in the last game, he just cannot be dropped whereas Walsh was the highest wicket-taker of CPL 2019 and picked 22 wickets in just 9 games. Both of the spinners will be in our team as the track will assist them too.
Kesrick Williams (Price 9.5) will be our bowlers from the Zouks side. Williams is a genuine T20 bowler and he picked 12 wickets in the CPL 2019 as well. He started the tournament on a really good note again by picking a couple of wickets. Kesrick cannot be dropped.
Match Prediction: Barbados Tridents will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Rashid Khan and Rahkeem Cornwall
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Johnson Charles and Mitchell Santner
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