BAR vs SLZ Dream11 Prediction, match preview and probable playing XI of the 17th match of CPL 2019. St Lucia Zouks will take on the Barbados Tridents in the seventieth T20 of Caribbean Premier League 2019 at the Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia.
Unlike other teams, Barbados Tridents have played only three matches yet in CPL 2019 winning one and losing the rest matches. They are coming back in action after a few days and will now play three games on consecutive days.
In the last match, they lost to Jamaica Tallawahs by 4 wickets. Ashley Nurse starred with the bat scoring quick knock of 37 runs after another top-order failure and was supported by JP Duminy to take the team to an average total of 140. With the ball, Skipper Jason Holder and Hayden Walsh took two scalps each but was not enough to stop Tallawahs from chasing the target comprehensively. They will hope for a responsible effort from their batsmen in upcoming matches.
St Lucia Zouks are fourth on the points table with one win in four encounters. They lack strength in the middle order, which has made the team suffered. However, Their bowling attack is beautiful containing pace trio of McCoy-Williams-Viljoen along with witty Fawad Ahmed.
In the last match of CPL 2019, they lost to St Kitt’s and Nevis Patriots by 6 wickets. Batting first, Zouks could only reach to a total of 138 runs with the help of 30 and 28 runs from Grandhomme and Viljoen. Defending the target, Fawad Ahmed bowled an excellent spell taking one scalp on the expense of 11 runs in four overs but could not prevent the team from another loss. They will be eager to utilise home advantage and defeat Tridents tomorrow.
BAR vs SLZ, 17th Match, Caribbean Premier League 2019.
Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia.
05:30 AM, 21st September 2019.
Average 1st innings score: 137
Average 2nd innings score: 126
Pitch has historically been supportive of a batsman with a total of 200 reached thrice in last season.
A fresh surface with assistance to batsman can be expected for today’s encounter.
Death bowlers from first innings and spinners from second innings can fetch you maximum points with the ball.
Shai Hope (wk), Jason Holder (c), Alex Hales, Leniko Boucher, Johnson Charles, Asif Ali, Jean-Paul Duminy, Hayden Walsh, Jonathan Carter, Roshon Primus, Raymon Reifer, Justin Greaves, Ashley Nurse, Josh Lalor, Chemar Holder, Joshua Bishop, Sandeep Lamichhane.
Fawad Ahmed, Darren Sammy, Andre Fletcher, Kesrick Williams, John Campbell, Obed McCoy, Rahkeem Cornwall, Roland Cato, Jeavor Royal, Andre McCarthy, Christopher Barnwell, Keddy Lesporis, Nitish Kumar, Krishmar Santokie, Colin de Grandhomme, Najibullah Zadran, Cameron Delport, Kavem Hodge.
BAR vs SLZ Dream11 Team News
- Wahab Riaz, Asif Ali and Imad Wasim are not available for selection. Dan Christian has been added to the squad as a replacement for Asif Ali. We will update on his availability.
- Shai Hope, If fit should come in the playing XI replacing Leniko Boucher or Jonathan Carter.
- Roshan Primus got retired hurt in the last match during bowling, and the injury did not look like a big concern, and after a week break, He is likely to play. However, If rested Raymon Reifer can take his place.
- There is some doubt about the availability of Alex Hales as his county team Nottinghamshire will play a semi-final match tomorrow. We will update as we get any information. Update: Alex Hales is likely to miss this encounter as he is part of the the 15-men squad for Nottinghamshire Semi-final encounter to be played tomorrow. Shai Hope If fit replace him in the playing XI otherwise Raymon Reifer can play.
St Lucia Zouks:
- Colin Ingram has joined the squad as a replacement for Thisara Perera who has returned to Sri Lanka.
- John Campbell can return in the playing XI in place of Roland Cato.
- Christopher Barnwell or Jeavor Royal can replace Kavem Hodge.
— St Lucia Zouks (@Zouksonfire) September 20, 2019
Probable Playing XI
Shai Hope/Alex Hales, Johnson Charles, L Boucher (wk), JP Duminy, Jason Holder (c), Jonathan Carter, Ashley Nurse, R Primus, Hayden Walsh, Sandeep Lamichhane, Josh Lalor.
Andre Fletcher (wk), Rahkeem Cornwall, John Campbell/Roland Cato, Colin Ingram, Colin De Grandhomme, Darren Sammy (c), Kavem Hodge/C Barnwell/Jeavor Royal, Hardus Viljoen, Kesrick Williams, Fawad Ahmed, Obed McCoy.
Key Players for BAR vs SLZ Dream11 Team:
Primary Options: Andre Fletcher, L Boucher
Andre Fletcher is an attacking opener and has the talent to play a big knock. He has scored 8, 26 and 47* and 1 run in four encounters.
L Boucher is an average performer. However, He scored attacking 62* runs in second last match.
Batsmen for SLZ vs BAR Dream11 Team:
Primary Options: Alex Hales, J Charles, Colin Ingram.
Alex Hales is a brilliant T20 opener and scores at quick-strike rate. He scored 3 half-centuries in recent T20 blast. However, He failed in all the three encounters.
Johnson Charles is an attacking opener but a hit-or-miss type player. He scored 19, 52 and 12 runs in three matches.
Colin Ingram is a T20I specialist and has plenty of experience. He is a consistent performer with bat and can also bowl a few overs of spin. He will be a must pick in SLZ vs BAR Dream11 team.
Other Options: D Sammy, J Carter, J Campbell
Darren Sammy will bat in the lower middle order and is unfit to bowl any overs. However, He is a very attacking finisher. He is yet to play a good knock in CPL 2019.
Johnathan Carter bats in the middle order for the team. If the top order fails, then he can be a good punt for the match. He has been unable to perform until now.
John Campbell is a good batsman and can anchor big innings, scored 43 and 0 runs in two encounters. He can play tomorrow.
Primary Options: R Cornwall, Jason Holder, Colin De Grandhomme, JP Duminy
Rahkeem Cornwall is an attacking batsman and a useful spinner. He has scored 36, 33 and 75 runs in three matches from 14,12 and 30 balls respectively. R Cornwall helps select as Captain in Barbados Tridents vs St Lucia Zouks Dream11 Team.
Jason Holder is an attacking batsman and can take wickets in a crucial situation for the team. He took two wickets in the last two matches.
Colin De Grandhomme is a talented allrounder and can be useful with the bat as well as the ball. His recent form is also good and scored 25 and 30 runs in the last two matches.
JP Duminy will bat in the middle order and has played some match-winning innings in the past. He scored 20, 43* and 31 runs in three matches.
Other Options: Ashley Nurse
Ashley Nurse is Right-arm off-break bowler and an excellent finisher. He scored attacking 40 and 37 runs in two matches.
Bowlers for St Lucia Zouks vs Barbados Tridents Dream11:
Primary Options: S Lamichhane, Obed McCoy, Fawad Ahmed, H Viljoen, Hayden Walsh, K Williams
S Lamichhane is a wicket-taking spinner and took three wicket-haul in second last match.
Obed Mccoy is a good pacer for St Lucia Zouks and took four wicket-haul in the first match and three scalps in the last two games.
Fawad Ahmed was leading wicket-taker of the last edition with 21 scalps and is a witty spinner. He has taken six scalps in four matches.
Hardus Viljoen has taken a plethora of wickets around the globe in various T20 leagues and can also be handy with the bat. He scored 28 runs in the last match.
Hayden Walsh is a good spin all-rounder. He took four wickets in the last two matches.
Kesrick Williams is an excellent T20 bowler and has also played for Windies. He can also be handy with the bat. He took only two scalps until now.
Other Options: Josh Lalor, R Primus
Josh Lalor is a left-arm seam bowler who has succeeded in the Big Bash League for the Brisbane Heat. He took one wicket in second last match.
Roshan Primus took four scalps in three matches and is a handy finisher. He can be slightly risky for tomorrow’s encounter.
BAR vs SLZ Dream11 Team Prediction
Andre Fletcher (wk)
Leniko Boucher (wk)
Rahkeem Cornwall (C)
Colin de Grandhomme
Jason Holder (Vc)
If Shai Hope play then you can take him in place of Leniko Boucher for this you need to maintain credits so take any other low credit player.
Captain and Vc Choices
R Cornwall, Jason Holder, Colin Ingram, Colin De Grandhomme, JP Duminy, Andre Fletcher, Johnson Charles, S Lamichhane.