DG vs JK: Dambulla Giants will be locking horns against Jaffna Kings in the Qualifier 2 of Lanka Premier League, 2021 on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota.
The winner of this game will proceed to the finals of the tournament against Galle Gladiators while the loser will get knocked out of the tournament.
Jaffna Kings won six of their eight group stage matches this season. They finished the league stages at the top spot on the Lanka Premier League points table.
Dambulla Giants, on the other hand, won three of their eight games this season while one of their games got abandoned due to rain. They ended the league stages at the fourth spot on the points table.
Notably, it will be their second face-off in the season. The last time they played against each other in this season, Jaffna Kings thrashed the Dambulla Giants by 7 wickets.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats and dream11 fantasy team predictions for Qualifier 2 of the MCA All Star T10 Bash, 2021 between Dambulla Giants and Jaffna Kings.
DG vs JK Match Details
- Match: Dambulla Giants vs Jaffna Kings, Qualifier 2
- Date: Tuesday, December 21, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota
- Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network
It is a good track to bat on in the first innings. Chasing has been difficult on this wicket and the stats show the same. The captains would look to bat first after winning the toss.
DG vs JK Probable Playing XI
Dambulla Giants Playing XI
Najibullah Zadran, Ramesh Mendis, Imran Tahir, Nuwan Pradeep, Niroshan Dickwella (WK), Josh Little, Sandun Weerakkody, Janith Liyanage, Sachitha Jayathilake, Phil Salt, Chamika Karunaratne.
Jaffna Kings Playing XI
Thisara Perera (C), Rahmanullah Gurbaz (WK), Ashen Bandara, Suranga Lakmal, Maheesh Theekshana, Avishka Fernando, Chaturanga de Silva, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Wanindu Hasaranga, Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 2 matches played is 167 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 2 matches —
- Matches Won: 1
- Matches Lost: 1
- Draw/No Result/Abandoned: 0
DG vs JK Dream11 Expert Picks
|Imran Tahir||573 Points|
|Phil Salt||448 Points|
|Tom Kohler-Cadmore||336 Points|
|Rahmanullah Gurbaz||246 Points|
|Janith Liyanage||165 Points|
DG vs JK Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Imran Tahir||15 Wickets|
|Phil Salt||279 Runs|
|Tom Kohler-Cadmore||224 Runs|
|Rahmanullah Gurbaz||102 Runs|
|Janith Liyanage||107 Runs|
DG vs JK Captaincy Picks
- Phil Salt
- Tom Kohler-Cadmore
- Thisara Perera
DG vs JK Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Rahmanullah Gurbaz
- Batsmen: Najibullah Zadran, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Phil Salt, Janith Liyanage
- All-Rounders: Thisara Perera, Wanindu Hasaranga, Chaturanga de Silva
- Bowlers: Imran Tahir, Nuwan Pradeep, Maheesh Theekshana
- Captain: Phil Salt
- Vice-Captain: Thisara Perera
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Niroshan Dickwella
- Batsmen: Shoaib Malik, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Phil Salt
- All-Rounders: Wanindu Hasaranga, S Jayathikale, Thisara Perera
- Bowlers: Nuwam Pradeep, Wahab Riaz, Imran Tahir, Maheesh Theekshana
- Captain: Tom Kohler-Cadmore
- Vice-Captain: Maheesh Theekshana
Probable Winner Of The Match
Jaffna Kings is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.