Galle Gladiators (GG) and Jaffna Stallions (JS) will take on each other in match 9 of the Lanka Premier League (LPL 2020).
LPL 2020- GG vs JS Match Details:
The 9th match of the Lanka Premier League (LPL 2020) will be played between Galle Gladiators and Jaffna Stallions at the Mahinda Rajapaksa international stadium on Thursday. The match is scheduled to start at 3.30 PM IST. It will be telecasted on Sony Six.
LPL 2020- GG vs JS Match Preview:
The Galle Gladiators are having a poor season, with no wins in 3 games played so far and they are at the bottom of the points table. Meanwhile their opponents Jaffna Stallions are on a roll with 3 wins in a row and are on top of the points table at the moment. Although this match looks to be one-sided, it won’t be easy for Jaffna Stallions as Galle Gladiators have some star powers.
LPL 2020- GG vs JS 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 the temperature around the 30 degree Celsius mark.
LPL 2020- GG vs JS Pitch Report:
Another high-scoring encounter is on the cards between the two sides in Hambantota. The ball should skid on to the bat nicely, allowing the batsmen to go
through with their attacking shots. The team winning the toss would love to bat first and put on some good total on the board as chasing has been difficult on
Average 1st Innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
WON – 1, LOST – 6, TIED – 1 (Last 8 games played at this ground)
LPL 2020- GG vs JS Injury update:
(Will be added when there is any update)
LPL 2020- GG vs JS Probable XI:
Galle Gladiators: Danushka Gunathilaka, Hazratullah Zazai, Azam Khan, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Milinda Siriwardana, Shehan Jayasuriya, Mohamed Shiraz, Mohammad Amir, Akila Dananjaya, Lakshan Sandakan, Waqas Maqsood, Asitha Fernando
Bench: Waqas Maqsood, Chadwick Walton, Ahsan Ali, Sahan Arachchige, Duvindu Tillakaratne, Nuwan Thushara, Chanaka Ruwansiri, Dhananjaya Lakshan
Jaffna Stallions: Tom Moores, Avishka Fernando, Shoiab Malik, Minod Bhanuka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera, Duane Olivier, Wanindu Hasaranga, Usman Shinwari, Chaturanga de Silva, Suranga Lakmal
Bench: Kyle Abbott, N Fernando, Johnson Charles, Prabhath Jayasuriya, Mahesh Theekshana, Charith Asalanka, Kanagaratnam Kapilraj, Theivendiram Dinoshan, Vijayakanth Vijayakanth, Sebastianpillai Vijeyaraj, Binura Fernando
LPL 2020- GG vs JS Top picks to consider in your Dream11 fantasy cricket team:
Thisara Perera has scored 165 runs in 2 innings at a strike rate of 229. He has also picked up 5 wickets so far. Avishka Fernando is a good top-order batsman he has scored a brilliant knock of 92 runs in the first game. He failed in the last couple of innings but he is a brilliant player and bound to make a strong comeback.
Danushka Gunathilaka has scored 140 runs at an average of 75 and a strike rate of around 150. Being the captain of his side he would like to lead from the front by scoring some crucial runs for his team. Usman Shinwari has picked up 6 wickets in just 2 games at was very economical with an impressive economy of 4.71 runs per ever.
Captain and Vice-Captain choices:
Captain options: Thisara Perera, Danushka Gunathilaka
Vice-Captain options: Avishka Fernando, Usman Shinwari, Wanindu Hasaranga
LPL 2020- GG vs JS Suggested Playing XI No.1 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket :
Wicket Keeper – Tom Moores
Batsmen – Avishka Fernando, Danushka Gunathilaka (vc), Shoaib Malik, Bhanuka Rajapaksha, Hazratullah Zazai
All-Rounders – Thisara Perera (c), Wanindu Hasaranga
Bowlers – Duane Olivier, Usman Shinwari, Lakshan Sandakan
LPL 2020- GG vs JS Suggested Playing XI No.2 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket :
Wicket Keeper – Azam Khan
Batsmen – Avishka Fernando, Danushka Gunathilaka (c), Bhanuka Rajapaksha, Shoaib Malik
All-Rounders – Thisara Perera, Dananjaya D Silva , Wanindu Hasaranga (vc)
Bowlers – Usman Shinwari, Duane Olivier, Mohammad Amir
LPL 2020- GG vs JS 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.
LPL 2020- GG vs JS Probable Winners:
Jaffna Stallions enter this game as the clear favourites. They would want to make use of the momentum they have and make it four straight wins and
stay on top of the points table.