- Venue : Queen Park’s Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
- Date : 7th September 2019
- Time : 5:30 AM IST
- League : CPL 2019
Trinbago Knight Riders Preview
Trinbago Knight Riders registered their 1st win of the season in the opening game of CPL 2019. While the top-order collapsed, James Neesham and Kieron Pollard helped the side to a fighting total. In addition, Neesham also picked 3 for 18 defending a total of 152 runs. He was joint top wicket-taker with Mohammad Hasnain who finished 3 for 36.
Khary Pierre was the most economical bowler for Trinbago Knight Riders with 2 for 20 in 4 overs. While Sunil Narine and Lendl Simmons failed to give a good start, they will be eyeing torectify the same. Both Simmons and Narine are explosive batsmen at the top. While Narine’s stay is usually short in his fiery innings, Simmons has the ability to play a longer inning.
Jamaica Tallahwahs Preview
Led by Universe Boss Chris Gayle, Jamaica Tallawahs will take on Trinbago Knight Riders in 3rd CPL 2019 match. Chadwick Walton and Glen Phillip are two experienced T20 batsmen who effective in the top order. Opening batsman Rovman Powell is also included in the Jamaica squad for CPL 2019.
While Andre Russell will be player to watch out for in Jamaica set up, batting all-rounder George Worker could join him in the middle. Oshane Thomas will need to lead the bowling attack and get early breakthroughs for Jamaica. Jerome Taylor, Shamar Springer and Steven Jacobs form the rest of the bowling attack.
Trinbago Knights Riders to win
Fantasy Team Tips
- Chadwick Walton is an experienced T20 batsman while G Phillips has previously scored well for Jamaica Tallawahs.
- Chris Gayle and Lendl Simmons are both crucial to the top-order of their respective teams. While T Webster and Kieron Pollard will have a big role to play in the middle.
- James Neesham, R Powell, Sunil Narine, and Andre Russell are the main all-rounders from both teams in this contest. Russell has played great innings contributing in many successful run chases for Jamaica.
- George Worker has good numbers playing in domestic T20 leagues in New Zealand. Neesham is an important figure in the playing XI with a proven ability with both bat and ball.
- Mohammad Hasnain will be eying to continue his from with the ball, while Jerome Taylor will led the bowling attack for Jamaica Tallawahs.
Fantasy Team Prediction
- Wicket-Keeper – Chadwick Walton, G Phillips
- Batsmen – K Pollard, T Webster, Chris Gayle, L Simmons
- All-rounders – James Neesham, R Powell
- Bowlers – M Hasnain, K Pierre, J Taylor
- Captain – Chris Gayle
- Vice-Captain – James Neesham