TKR vs SLZ Dream11 Final Prediction: Trinbago Knight Riders vs St Lucia Zouks – 10 September 2020 (Trinidad)
St Lucia Zouks will take on Trinbago Knight Riders in the Final Match of CPL 2020 aka Caribbean Premier League which will be played at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Trinidad. The Grand Finale of the CPL is finally here and it is set to be a cracker of a contest.
The Knights have maintained their cent percent record in the league stages and won all ten of their games in the tournament. They demolished the Tallawahs in the semi-final game as well and they can become the first team in the history of the tournament to win the league without any defeat. The spinners are in a top-notch form and the captaincy of Pollard has been absolutely wonderful for this side.
The Zouks just blew away the Warriors in the semi-finals and proved that they are here to win this title. Nobody expected Zouks to be playing this game but their sheer belief in them has led them to this stage. The spinners of this side are absolutely wonderful and the Zouks would like to make one last turn around in this game for sure.
Pitch Report – This pitch is purely dominated by the spinners and 130 will be a challenging total here.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.30 PM, Live on Star Sports Network
Probable XI for both sides:-
Trinbago Knight Riders – Sunil Narine, Lendl Simmons, Tion Webster, Darren Bravo, Tim Seifert, Kieron Pollard, DJ Bravo, Akeal Hosein, Khary Pierre, Fawad Ahmed, Ali Khan.
St Lucia Zouks – Rahkeem Cornwall, Mark Deyal, Andre Fletcher, Roston Chase, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Daren Sammy, Javelle Glen, Kesrick Williams, Scott Kuggeleijn, Zahir Khan.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Sunil Narine, Lendl Simmons, Akeal Hosein, Mohammad Nabi, and Roston Chase.
TKR vs SLZ Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
Andre Fletcher (Price 9) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Fletcher will bat in the top-order whereas Seifert will bat in the lower middle-order and that is the only reason why Fletcher should be picked for this game.
TKR vs SLZ Dream11 Batsmen
Lendl Simmons (Price 9) and Tion Webster (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from the Knights. Simmons has batted superbly in the tournament and is the 2nd highest run-scorer. He has scored 272 runs at an average of over 30 whereas Webster is in absolute top-notch form and has scored 105 runs in the last three innings. Both of them will be definite picks.
Mark Deyal (Price 8.5) will be our batsman from the Zouks. Deyal has been batting beautifully as an opener from the last three games and he picked a couple of wickets in his bowling as well in the last game. He cannot be dropped at any cost from the team.
TKR vs SLZ Dream11 All-Rounders
Sunil Narine (Price 10.5) will be our all-rounder from the Knights. Narine has just played five games in the tournament and is one of the best ever T20 player. He has scored 2 half-centuries already and has managed 141 runs with the bat whereas he has picked 6 wickets in his bowling as well. Sunil is a T20 superstar and cannot be dropped.
Mohammad Nabi (Price 10.5), Roston Chase (Price 10), and Javelle Glen (Price 8) will be our all-rounders from the Zouks. Nabi and Chase played a really vital role in the success of Zouks this season as both of these spin-bowling all-rounders have really performed well. Nabi has scored 153 runs and has picked 12 wickets whereas Chase has scored 203 runs and has picked 8 wickets. Glen, on the other hand, is a regular wicket-taker and has picked 7 wickets in 7 games so far. This trio is very vital for the Zouks and will definitely be picked for this game.
TKR vs SLZ Dream11 Bowlers
Zahir Khan (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from the Zouks. Khan has found his form at the right moment and has been taking some really important wickets for his side. He has picked six wickets in the last three games and is in a red-hot form, he will definitely be picked.
Fawad Ahmed (Price 8.5) and Akeal Hosein (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Knights. Fawad Ahmed has been the best wicket-taker for the Knights in the tournament and has picked 11 wickets so far whereas Hosein is in a tremendous form and has picked 9 wickets in just 6 games. Both of them will dominate on this track.
Match Prediction: Trinbago Knight Riders will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Sunil Narine and Mohammad Nabi
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Roston Chase and Akeal Hosein
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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.