Dambulla Vikiing (DV) and Galle Gladiators (GG) will lock horns in match 12 of the Lanka Premier League (LPL 2020) at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium.
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Match Details :
The 12th Match of the Lanka Premier League (LPL 2020) will be played between Dambulla Viiking and Galle Gladiators at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium on Saturday. The match is scheduled to start at 3:30 PM IST. It will be telecasted on Sony Six.
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Match Preview
The Dambulla Viiking have done well in this competition so far. With three wins in four games, the Viiking are on course for a top-three finish. On the other hand, Galle Gladiators have been very poor this season. With no wins in four games, they are at the bottom of the points table.
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Weather Report :
The weather on the day of the match is expected to be partly cloudy with just a 10 per cent chance of rainfall, and with the temperature around the 29 degree Celsius mark.
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Pitch Report:
After witnessing batting dominance for the most part of the season, a competitive clash between bat and ball awaits with the pitch slowing down a bit. The spinners have a more significant say in the outcome of the game with some turn on offer.
Average 1st Innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
WON – 2, LOST – 5, TIED– 1 (Last 8 games played at this ground )
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Injury update:
(Will be updated later if any)
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Probable XI:
Dambulla Viiking: Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Upul Tharanga, Dasun Shanaka (c), Angelo Perera, Samit Patel, Samiullah Shinwari, Ramesh Mendis, Malinda Pushpakumara, Kasun Rajitha, Anwar Ali, Sachindu Colombage
Bench: Sudeep Tyagi, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Oshada Fernando, Ashen Bandara, Dilshan Madushanka, Kavindu Nadeeshan, Aftab Alam, Lahiru Kumara, Lahiru Madushanka
Galle Gladiators: Danushka Gunathilaka, Ahsan Ali, Azam Khan, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Chadwick Walton, Shehan Jayasuriya, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Mohammad Amir, Akila Dananjaya, Lakshan Sandakan, Asitha Fernando
Bench: Hazratullah Zazai, Sahan Arachchige, Duvindu Tillakaratne, Nuwan Thushara, Chanaka Ruwansiri, Shahid Afridi, Milinda Siriwardana, Mohamed
Shiraz, Waqas Maqsood
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Top Picks To Consider:
Dasun Shanaka, captain of Dambulla Viiking, has been very impressive throughout this league. He has scored 197 in four matches while maintaining a strike rate of 178.26. Samit Patel has been an all-round contributor for his team in this tournament, having taken 5 wickets and scoring 139 runs in 4 matches. Danushka Gunathilaka has been the lone warrior for Galle Gladiators so far. He has scored 206 runs from 4 games at an average of 68.6 and a strike rate of 145.07. Malinda Pushpakumara is bowling very well in this league and has taken 5 wickets at an economy of just 6.33 runs per over.
Captain and Vice-Captain choices:
Captain options: Dasun Shanaka, Samit Patel, Danushka Gunathilaka
Vice-Captain options: Angelo Perera, Malinda Pushpakumara
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Suggested Playing XI No.1 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Wicket Keeper – Chadwick Walton
Batsmen – Upul Tharanga, Angelo Perera, Danushka Gunathilaka (VC)
All-rounders – Dasun Shanaka (C), Samit Patel, Shehan Jayasuriya,
Bowlers – Anwar Ali, Malinda Pushpakumara, Asitha Fernando, Dhananjaya Lakshan
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Suggested Playing XI No.2 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Wicket Keeper – Niroshan Dickwella, Chadwick Walton
Batsmen – Danushka Gunathilaka, Angelo Perera (vc) Bhanuka Rajapaksa
All-rounders – Dasun Shanaka, Samit Patel (C), Shehan Jayasuriya
Bowlers – Anwar Ali, Malinda Pushpakumara, Asitha Fernando
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Expert Advice:
The batters and all-rounders have been in good form from both teams, so make sure to stack your team with players from that section and with the
pitch slowing down, spinners will play crucial roles so pick some good spinners in your fantasy team as well.
LPL 2020- DV vs GG Probable Winners:
The Dambulla Viiking are the clear favourites here.