SKN vs SLZ Dream11 Team Prediction and Preview: 13th T20, CPL 2019
SKN vs SLZ Dream11 team prediction, match review and probable playing XI for the 13th match of CPL 2019. St Lucia Zouks will take on the St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots in the 11th encounter of Caribbean Premier League 2019 at Warner Park Basseterre, St Kitts.
St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots are fifth on the points table with only one win in five encounters. They lost their last match to Guyana Amazon Warriors by seven wickets. Batting first, Patriots batsman crumbled in front of witty spin bowling from Warriors and collapsed on 121 runs. Shamarh Brooks was the top scorer for his 34 runs knocks while Laurie Evans scored 26 runs. In defense, Rayad Emrit and Hafeez took one scalp each but could not prevent the team from a disappointing loss against Warriors. They will be eager to bounce back and defeat St Lucia Zouks to earn crucial two points.
St Lucia Zouks are third on the points table with one win and two losses. They defeated Jamaica Tallawahs by five wickets in the last encounter. Bowling first, Obed McCoy and Fawad Ahmed took two scalps each to restrict Tallawahs at 170. Chasing the target, Rahkeem Cornwall played attacking knock of 75 runs in just 30 balls while Andre Fletcher remained unbeaten on 47 runs to chase the target comfortably. Zouks will hope to continue the winning momentum and defeat Patriots comprehensively.
When and Where
SKN vs SLZ, 13th Match, Caribbean Premier League 2019.
Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts.
03:30 AM, 16th September 2019.
Pitch Condition & Weather Report
Pitch behaved strangely in the last match and gave a lot of assistance to spin bowlers and Pacers with variations, but before the previous game, at Warner Park 2 matches played in CPL 2019 both are high scoring.
We can expect to score approx 170 runs.
Mohammad Hafeez, Rayad Emrit, Isuru Udana, Devon Thomas, Laurie Evans, Carlos Brathwaite (c), Evin Lewis, Sheldon Cottrell, Fabian Allen, Keron Cottoy, Usama Mir, Shamarh Brooks, Jeremiah Louis, Afif Hossain, Dominic Drakes, Akeem Jordan, Aaron Jones, Jason Mohammed, Ravi Bopara.
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.
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots:
- Evin Lewis missed the last encounter due to injury in the practice session. If fit, He should return in the playing XI replacing Jason Mohammad.
St Lucia Zouks:
- Thisara Perera is likely to return to Sri Lanka after the cancellation of his NOC, and Kavem Hodge or Christopher Barnwell can replace him in the playing XI.
Probable Playing XI
Devon Thomas (wk), Mohammad Hafeez, Laurie Evans, Jason Mohammad/Evin Lewis, Shamarh Brooks, Fabian Allen, Carlos Brathwaite (c), Dominic Drakes, Rayad Emrit, Alzarri Joseph, Sheldon Cottrell.
If Evin Lewis plays, then he will open the innings.
Andre Fletcher (wk), Rahkeem Cornwall, J Campbell, Colin De Grandhomme, Darren Sammy (c), Roland Cato, Kavem Hodge/C Barnwell, Hardus Viljoen, Kesrick Williams, Fawad Ahmed, Obed McCoy.
Key Players for SKN vs SLZ Dream11
Primary Options: Andre Fletcher and Devon Thomas
Andre Fletcher is an attacking opener and has the talent to play a big knock. He has scored 8, 26 and 47* runs in three encounters.
Devon Thomas will open the innings and can play attacking knocks. His domestic form is also good and scored 62 and 71 runs in two matches.
Batsmen for SLZ vs SKN Dream11 Team:
Primary Options: Evin Lewis, Laurie Evans, John Campbell, Shamarh Brooks
Evin Lewis is a destructive opener and will be essential batsmen for St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. He scored 36, 9, 53 and 12 runs in four encounters. If fit, He can play tomorrow.
Laurie Evans has performed well in T20 Blast’19 and also scored attacking 41, 64 and 26 runs in three matches.
John Campbell is a good opening batsman and can anchor big innings. He scored 43 and 0 runs in two encounters.
Shamarh Brooks played attacking 27 and 34 runs in two matches and is a consistent performer.
Other Options: Darren Sammy, J Mohammed
Darren Sammy will bat in the lower middle order and is unfit to bowl any overs. However, He is a very attacking finisher.
Jason Mohammed is an average middle-order batsman. He has scored a total of 20 runs in five encounters.
All-rounders for SKN vs SLZ Dream11 Team:
Primary Options: R Cornwall, M Hafeez, Colin De Grandhomme, Fabian Allen, Carlos Brathwaite.
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.
M Hafeez will open the innings and can bowl a few overs of spin. He is an experienced player, but his recent form is not very good. He scored 14 runs and took one scalp in the last match.
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 runs in the last match.
Spin all-rounder Fabian Allen can be relied on with bat and ball. He scored attacking 30, 33 and 37* runs in three encounters. He also took two scalps in one match.
Skipper Carlos Brathwaite failed miserably in all five encounters. He can bowl in death overs and do late hitting for the team.
Bowlers for SKN vs SLZ Dream11 Team:
Primary Options: Sheldon Cottrell, Obed McCoy, Fawad Ahmed, Hardus Viljoen, Rayad Emrit, A Joseph, Kesrick Williams
Sheldon Cottrell gave a glimpse of his talent to the world in WC’19 and is an excellent pacer. He can be lethal in initial overs and took three wicket-haul in the first match.
Obed Mccoy is a good pacer for St Lucia Zouks and took four wicket-haul in the first match and two scalps in the last game.
Fawad Ahmed was leading wicket-taker of the last edition with 21 scalps and is a witty spinner. He has taken five scalps in three matches.
Hardus Viljoen has taken a plethora of wickets around the globe in various T20 leagues and can also be handy with the bat.
Rayad Emrit performed brilliantly in Canada T20 league and is a good all-rounder. He took three scalps in the opening match.
Alzarri Joseph returns after a long injury. He performed well for Mumbai Indians in IPL’19 and is a good pacer. He took two wickets in third last match.
Kesrick Williams is a perfect T20 bowler and has also played for Windies. He can also be handy with the bat. He took only one scalp until now.
SKN vs SLZ Dream11 Team Prediction
Andre Fletcher/Devon Thomas (wk)
Shamarh Brooks/Evin Lewis (If play)
Colin de Grandhomme (C)
Mohammad Hafeez (Vc)
Captain and Vc Choices: Rahkeem Cornwall, Colin De Grandhomme, Mohammad Hafeez, Andre Fletcher, J Campbell, Sheldon Cottrell, Obed McCoy, Evin Lewis.