TKR vs SLZ Dream11 Prediction and Key Players: CPL 2019

Trinbago Knight Riders and St Lucia Zouks will face-off in the fifth encounter of CPL 2019 at Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad. We will provide TKR vs SLZ Dream11 Prediction, Preview and Probable Playing XI for the match. 

Trinbago Knight Riders have won both of their encounters yet in CPL 2019. They won their last match against Jamaica Tallawahs by 22 runs. Batting first, Tion Webster played unbeaten knock of 69 runs while Sunil Narine scored attacking 22 ball-46 runs. Also, Kieron Pollard and Dinesh Ramdin scored late cameos of 33* and 21 runs to take the team to a total of 191. With the ball, Sunil Narine and Jimmy Neesham took two wickets each and were supported by Prasanna and Ali Khan to ensure a 22-run win for the team. They will hope to continue their undefeated run ahead and defeat St Lucia Zouks.

St Lucia Zouks played 1 match which is lost by 13 runs from Guyana Amazon Warriors. Fielding first, they restricted to  Guyana Amazon Warriors Innings 155-9 in 20 overs. Obed McCoy takes 4 wickets while Fawad Ahmed takes 2 wickets. In the chasing, R Cornwall and N Zadran scored 36 and 23 runs respectively. They will hope to win this match.

When and Where

TKR vs SLZ, 5th Match, Caribbean Premier League 2019.

Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad.

09:30 PM, 08th September 2019.

Live Score

Venue Stats

Average 1st innings score: 152

Average 2nd innings score: 140

A neutral surface can be expected with support for Batsmen and spinners.

Total Matches Played: 33

Batting first won: 17

The batting second won: 16

Squads

TKR:

Dwayne Bravo, Denesh Ramdin, Kieron Pollard (c), Darren Bravo, Sunil Narine, Seekkuge Prasanna, Colin Munro, Akeal Hosein, James Neesham, Javon Searles, Mark Deyal, Anderson Phillip, Ali Khan, Amir Jangoo, Khary Pierre, Tion Webster, Mohammad Hasnain.

SLZ:

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.

Team News

Trinbago Knight Riders:

  • Colin Munro will not be available for this encounter while Dwayne Bravo is also ruled out for the whole CPL 2019 season.
  • Tion Webster and Lendl Simmons will open the innings. Sunil Narine will bat at number one.
  • Denesh Ramdin, James Neesham and Kieron Pollard will follow them.
  • Sunil Narine, James Neesham, Kieron Pollard, Javon Searles, and Seekkuge Prasanna will play the role of all-rounders.
  • Seekkuge Prasanna, K Pierre, and Sunil Narine will form their brilliant spin attack.
  • Mohammad Hasnain, James Neesham and Kieron Pollard will be the key Pacers along with Ali Khan and Javon Searles.

St Lucia Zouks:

  • Beuran Hendricks, Lasith Malinga, and Niroshan Dickwella will not play in CPL 2019.
  • Cameron Delport, Hardus Viljoen and Colin De Grandhomme are also not available for initial fixtures.
  • John Campbell didn’t play the last match. If he is fit, he can play this match.
  • Andre Fletcher and Rahkeem Cornwall are likely to open the innings. Andre Mccarthy, Najibullah Zadran, C Barnwell, Thisara Perera, and Darren Sammy will follow them.
  • Rahkeem Cornwall, C Barnwell, and Thisara Perera will play the role of all-rounders. Kesrick Williams can also be handy with the bat.
  • Kesrick Williams, K Santokie and Obed McCoy will spearhead the pace attack along with Thisara Perera.
  • Rahkeem Cornwall and Fawad Ahmed will handle the spin battery.

Probable Playing XI

TKR:

Lendl Simmons, Tion Webster, Sunil Narine, James Neesham, Denesh Ramdin (wk), Kieron Pollard (C), Seekkuge Prasanna, Javon Searles, K Pierre, Ali Khan, Mohammad Hasnain.

SLZ:

Andre Fletcher (wk), Rahkeem Cornwall, A Mccarthy/J Campbell, Najibullah Zadran, C Barnwell, Thisara Perera, Darren Sammy (c), Kesrick Williams, K Santokie, Fawad Ahmed, Obed McCoy.

Key Players TKR vs SLZ Dream11

Wicket-Keeper:

Primary Options: Andre Fletcher, Dinesh Ramdin.

Andre Fletcher is an attacking opener and has the talent to play a big knock. However, he failed to perform in the last match.

Dinesh Ramdin is an experienced campaigner and will bat in the middle order. He scored 33 and 21 runs in two matches.

Batsmen for Trinbago Knight Riders vs St Lucia Zouks:

Primary Options: Keiron Pollard, Tion Webster, L Simmons, Najibullah Zadran, J Campbell

Keiron Pollard is in excellent form and performed well in IPL, Canada T20 league and T20 series against India. He scored a brilliant knock of 47 and 33* runs in two encounters.

Tion Webster is likely to open the innings and scored 66* runs in the last match.

Lendl Simmons is an attacking opener and has the potential to play big knocks. He can be the best option for captain in Dream11 grand leagues. He scored 11 runs in both the matches.

Najibullah Zadran is very attacking batsman from Afghanistan. In the last match, he scored 23 runs.

John Campbell is an outstanding batsman of West Indies national team if he will play then right to pick in Dream11 Team.

Other Options: Darren Sammy

Darren Sammy will bat in the lower middle order and is unlikely to bowl any overs. However, He is a very attacking finisher.

All-rounders:

Primary Options: Sunil Narine, Rahkeem Cornwall, Jimmy Neesham, Thisara Perera

S Narine is attacking batsman in CPL 2019. He will bat at number 3 for Trinbago Knight Riders. In the previous match, he scored 46 runs in just 22 balls and took 2 wickets.

R Cornwell is an attacking batsman and a useful spinner. In the last match, he scored 36 runs in just 14 balls

J Neesham is one of the best all-rounders in world cricket currently and will be a must pick in TKR vs SLZ Dream11 team. He scored 33 runs in the first match and took three wicket-haul and two wickets in two games.

Thisara Perera can be a match-winner from the bat as well as the ball. However, His recent form is inferior.

Other Options: S Prasanna

Seeking Prasanna is a spin all-rounder from Sri Lanka and is an average performer. He took one wicket in the last match.

Bowlers for SLZ vs TKR Dream11:

Primary Options: Fawad Ahmed, Kesrick Williams, M Hasnain, K Santokie, Obed McCoy, K Pierre, Ali Khan.

Fawad Ahmed was leading wicket-taker of the CPL 2018 with 21 scalps. In the previous match, he took 2 wickets.

Kesrick Williams is an excellent T20 bowler and has also played for Windies. He can also be handy with the bat.

Pakistani Pacer M Hasnain is a hit-the-deck bowler and can trouble batsmen with his pace and bounce. He took three wicket-haul in the opening encounter.

K Santokie, Left-arm medium pace bowler takes one wicket in the last match against Guyana Amazon Warriors.

Obed Mccoy is a retained pacer for St Lucia Zouks, and he took four-wicket haul in the last match.

Khary Pierre is a talented spinner and performed exceptionally well in CPL 2018. He took two scalps in the first match and can perform well in the second innings when pitch slows down.

USA Pacer Ali Khan is a good bowler of T20 format and can be a good option in the bowling category.

Other Options: Javon Searles

Javon Searles is a good all-rounder. He will bat in the lower middle order and can bowl a few overs of medium pace.

TKR vs SLZ Dream11 Prediction

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

Team updated:

Andre Fletcher(wk)
Tion Webster
Kieron Pollard
Najibullah Zadran/L Simmons
Sunil Narine (C)
Jimmy Neesham
Rahkeem Cornwall (Vc)
Thisara Perera
Mohammad Hasnain
Fawad Ahmed/Khary Pierre
Obed McCoy

Captain and Vc Choices: Sunil Narine, Keiron Pollard, Rahkeem Cornwall, Jimmy Neesham, Tion Webster, Andre Fletcher, M Hasnain, Fawad Ahmed.

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