TNPL 2019: LYC vs TUT Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview and Key Players

LYC vs TUT Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview: TNPL 2019

TUTI Patriots vs Lyca Kovai Kings will face-off in the 8th match of Tamil Nadu Premier League 2019 at Dindigul. We will provide LYC vs TUT Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview and Probable Playing XI for the game.

Team Lyca Kovai Kings won their opening encounter of TNPL 2019 comprehensively defeating VB Kanchi Veerans by 8 wickets. Bowling first, Pace duo of Natarajan and Vignesh along with leg-spin of S Manigandan bowled brilliantly to restrict Veerans at 150. Manigandan took three wicket-haul while Natarajan took two scalps. In the chase, Abhinav Mukund played unbeaten knock of 70 runs while Shahrukh Khan and A Sita Ram scored 40 and 22* respectively to chase the target successfully. They will hope to continue the winning momentum ahead defeating Tuti Patriots tomorrow.

TUTI Patriots lost their first match to Madurai Panthers by a margin of 9 wickets. Batting first, Akshay Srinivasan and V Subramanian Siva were the only positives from batting department scoring 55 and 28 respectively to take a below-par total of 124. Defending the target, No bowler expect Ganesh Moorthi could put a good show resulting in a disappointing loss. They will hope to give a tough challenge to mighty Kovai Kings and hope for a unison effort from all players.

A good contest is expected between both teams.

When and Where:

LYC vs TUT, 8th Match, Tamil Nadu Premier League 2019.
NPR College Ground, Dindigul.
07:15 PM, 25th July 2019.

Venue Stats:

Pitch will behave slow, and an average expected score is 140 runs. However, If Lyca Kovai Kings bat first, Then a total exceeding 160 can be scored.


Abhinav Mukund (c), Ajith Ram S, Ashwin Venkatraman, Akkil Srinaath, Antony Das W, Shahrukh Khan M, Natarajan T, Vignesh K, Raja M, Manigandan S, Rajesh MP, Pradosh Ranjan Paul, Muhammad Adnan Khan Suresh Kumar J, Suresh Babu M, Anirudh Sita Ram B, Mohammed Ashik N, Malolan Rangarajan, RS Jaganath Sinivas.

Washington Sundar, Athisayaraj Davidson V, Akshay V Srinivasan, Dinesh S, Abhishek S, Venkatesh A, Nidhish S Rajagopal, Boopalan S, Shubham Mehta S, Ganesh Moorthi M, Karthik Shanmugham, Vasanth Saravanan S, Subramania Siva V (c), Tamil Kumaran, M Kamalesh, M Sathya Raj, B Senthil Nathan, SP Nathan, Akash Sivan, R Karthikeyan, Rahul Raj, Wilkins Victor.

Team News:

Lyca Kovai Kings:

  • Abhinav Mukund and Shahrukh Khan will open the innings. Pradosh Ranjan Paul, B Anirudh Sita Ram, Akkil Srinaath and M Rangarajan will follow them.
  • M Rangarajan and Antony Dhas will play the role of an allrounder.
  • T Natarajan, K Vignesh, and Antony Dhas will spearhead the pace attack while M Rangarajan, S Manigandan and S Ajith Ram will handle the spin department.
  • They are unlikely to tinker the winning combination. However, N Mohammed Ashik can replace wicket-keeper P Ranjan Paul in the playing XI. Chances of same are less.

TUTI Patriots:

  • S Dinesh is likely to come in the playing XI replacing Shubham Mehta. He can also open the innings demoting W Victor to middle-order.
  • Pacer A Davidson can also play in place of Sathya Raj. They can also replace Karthikeyan R with any another spinner.
  • A Srinivasan and W Victor can open the innings. V Subramanian Siva, S Abhishek, Shubham Mehta/S Dinesh and V Saravanan will follow them.
  • A Srinivasan will play the role of an allrounder.
  • M Ganesh Moorthi and S Boopalan will be the key spinners along with A Srinivasan. D Kumaran and V Saravanan will be the key pacers along with V Davidson/Sathya Raj.

Probable Playing XI:

Shahrukh Khan, Abhinav Mukund (c), Pradosh Ranjan Paul (wk), B Anirudh Sita Ram, Akkil Srinaath, M Rangarajan, Antony Dhas, S Manigandan, S Ajith Ram, Krishnamoorthy Vignesh, T Natarajan.

A Srinivasan, W Victor (wk), V Subramanian Siva (c), S Abhishek, Shubham Mehta/S Dinesh, V Saravanan, Karthikeyan R, M Ganesh Moorthi, M Sathya Raj/V Davidson, S Boopalan, D Kumaran.

Key Players TUT vs LYC Dream11:


Primary Options: W Victor and Pradosh Ranjan Paul

W Victor is a talented batsman. He used to bowl spin bowling in last season and can bowl a few overs if not keeping the wicket-taking duties.

Pradosh Ranjan Paul will bat at one down. He failed in the last match and can be slightly risky.

Batsmen for TUT vs LYC Dream11 Team:

Primary Options: Abhinav Mukund, Akshay Srinivasan, Shahrukh Khan, S Siva, B Anirudh Sita Ram,

Skipper Abhinav Mukund is an experienced campaigner and will be the most important batsmen for Kings. He scored 70* runs from 44 balls in the first encounter.

Akshay Srinivasan was the only limelight for Patriots in the last encounter scoring 55 runs. He can also bowl few overs of spin.

Shahrukh Khan is also a brilliant player and will do the majority of scoring for his team. He scored 325 runs in TNPL’18 and continued his form scoring 40 runs in the opening match.

Skipper V Subramanian Siva will be key batsmen for Patriots and scored 28 runs in the last encounter.

B Anirudh Sita Ram is a technically strong batsman and scored 22* runs in the last match. He will be eager to perform well for his new side.

Other Options: V Saravanan

V Saravanan will do late hitting duty and can also bowl a few overs of medium pace.

All-rounders for LYC vs TUT Dream11 Team:

Primary Options: M Rangarajan and A Dhas.

Newly-signed M Rangarajan has enough potential with bat and bowl. He has played for Tamil Nadu team also. He failed to perform with the ball in the first encounter.

Antony Dhas is a good pacer and can do some late hitting for his team.

Other Options: MP Rajesh

MP Rajesh took eleven scalps and scored 92 runs in last season. He will bowl few overs of spin bowling. He may play tomorrow.

Bowlers for TUTI Patriots vs Lyca Kovai Kings:

Primary Options: Natarajan, M Moorthi, S Ajith Ram, S Manigandan, K Vignesh.

T Natarajan is a lethal pacer and took two scalps in the last encounter. He will spearhead the pace attack for Kovai Kings.

M Ganesh Moorthi will lead the spin attack of TUTI Patriots and will be a must pick in TUT vs LYC Dream11 team.

S Ajith Ram is a witty spinner and can take crucial scalps in the middle order. He made eleven wickets in TNPL’18 but failed in the first match.

S Manigandan is a brilliant leg-spinner and gave a glimpse of his talent, taking three wicket-haul in their opening encounter.

K Vignesh also took eleven scalps in last season and is a good pacer. He bowled well in the first match and even made one scalp.

Other Options: D Kumaran

D Kumaran will lead the pace attack for Patriots. He was very expensive in the last match.

LYC vs TUT Dream11 Team Prediction:

After the announcement of the playing XI, This team will be updated on Telegram.

Team updated:

M Kamlesh(wk)
A Mukund
Shahrukh Khan (C)
B Anirudh Sita Ram
Akshay Srinivasan
Subramania Siva
Antony Dhas
A Davidson/K Vignesh
T Natarajan
M Ganesh Moorthi
S Manigandhan

Captain and Vc Choices:
A Mukund, A Srinivasan, V Subramanian Siva, Shahrukh Khan, B Anirudh Sita Ram, T Natarajan, S Manigandan.

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