Colombo Kings (CK) will take on Jaffna Stallions in match 11 of the Lanka Premier League (LPL 2020) at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium, Hambantota on Friday.
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Match Details:
The 11th match of the Lanka Premier League will see Colombo Kings taking on the Jaffna Stallions at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium, Hambantota on Friday. The game is scheduled to begin at 8:00 PM IST.
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Match Preview:
Jaffna Stallions will be facing the Colombo Kings in the league stage match of LPL 2020 on 4th December (Friday). Colombo Kings have won two of their three games in the league so far, and are placed at the third position in the table. On the other hand, Jaffna Stallions have won four in four games, and are currently bossing the points table. Jaffna Stallions are the hot favourites in this match once again.
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Weather Report:
The temperature is expected to hover around 27°C, with 73% humidity and 24 km/hr wind speed. There are 10% chances of precipitation during the game.
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Pitch Report:
The surface of Hambantota is a batting-friendly one, with decent help on offer for the spinners as well. Batting becomes a bit difficult as the game progresses, and so the team winning the toss are likely to bat first.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
WON – 2, LOST – 3, TIED – 0 (Last 5 games on this surface)
(Will be added when there is an update)
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Probable XIs:
Colombo Kings: Thikshila de Silva, Laurie Evans, Dinesh Chandimal, Andre Russell, Jeffrey Vandersay, Angelo Mathews, Ashan Priyanjan, Isuru Udana, Dushmantha Chameera, Dhammika Prasad, Qais Ahmad
Bench: Amila Aponso, Karim Sadiq, Himesh Ramanayake, Lahiru Udara, Ravinderpal Singh
Jaffna Stallions: Tom Moores, Minod Bhanuka, Avishka Fernando, Shoiab Malik, Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera, Duane Olivier, Wanindu Hasaranga, Usman Shinwari, Chaturanga de Silva, Suranga Lakmal
Bench: Vijayakanth Vijayakanth, Sebastianpillai Vijeyaraj, Kyle Abbott, Binura Fernando
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Picks to consider:
Thisara Perera has been in terrific all-around form and has muscled 174 runs at a strike rate of 210+ and has also grabbed 5 wickets so far. Avishka Fernando scored 84 in the previous outing and the team will expect a handy contribution from him once again. Andre Russell has been in decent touch so far in the league, amassing 94 runs and also picking 3 crucial wickets.
Usman Khan Shinwari has grabbed 7 wickets in the league so far and is looking in top form with the ball. Wanindu Hasaranga has also been regularly among the wickets, and has picked 7 wickets in the league so far, along with few crucial runs with the bat as well.
Captain and Vice-Captain choices:
Captain options: Andre Russell, Thisara Perera
Vice-Captain choices: Avishka Fernando, Usman Khan Shinwari, Wanindu Hasaranga
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Suggested Playing XI No.1 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Dinesh Chandimal
Batsmen – Avishka Fernando, Andre Russell (c), Laurie Evans
All-Rounders – Thisara Perera (vc), Wanindu Hasaranga, Dhananjaya de Silva, Isuru Udana
Bowlers – Usman Khan-Shinwari, Dushmantha Chameera, Qais Ahmad
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Suggested Playing XI No.2 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Dinesh Chandimal
Batsmen – Avishka Fernando (vc), Andre Russell, Laurie Evans
All-Rounders – Thisara Perera, Wanindu Hasaranga (c), Dhananjaya de Silva, Isuru Udana
Bowlers – Usman Khan-Shinwari, Duanne Olivier, Dushmantha Chameera
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Expert Advice:
The Hambantota surface has been assisting the batters initially and then there’s a little help for spinners on offer. So it will be wise to include in-form players from these two sections.
LPL 2020- CK vs JS Probable Winners:
Jaffna Stallions are clear favourites to win this game.