KW vs GG: Kandy Warriors will square off against Galle Gladiators in the 5th match of Lanka Premier League, 2021 on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
Kandy Warriors are coming off a defeat in their opening match against Dambulla Giants as they failed to chase 190 runs. Lahiru Kumara was their pick of the bowlers with three wickets. They will be looking to strike in this match and open their winning account in the tournament.
Galle Gladiators, on the other hand, are also coming off a defeat in their previous clash. They were thrashed by Colombo Stars by 4 wickets in the previous outing. They are currently placed at the second spot on the points table, with 1 win from 2 games.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats and dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 5 of the MCA All Star T10 Bash, 2021 between Kandy Warriors and Galle Gladiators.
KW vs GG Match Details
- Match: Kandy Warriors vs Galle Gladiators, Match 5
- Date: Tuesday, December 7, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
- Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network
It’s a good competitive wicket with a consistent pace and bounce. Many batters stood out in the first few matches while spinners also enjoyed bowling at this venue. Whoever wins the toss should bat first.
KW vs GG Probable Playing XI
Kandy Warriors Playing XI
Angelo Perera (C), Kennar Lewis, Kamindu Mendis, Rovman Powell, Al-Amin Hossain, Ishan Jayaratne, Charith Asalanka, Sachindu Colombage, Asela Gunaratne, Devon Thomas, Lahiru Kumara.
Galle Gladiators Playing XI
Bhanuka Rajapaksa (C), Ben Dunk (WK), Kusal Mendis, Lahiru Madushanka, Isuru Udana, Danushka Gunathilaka, Noor Ahmad, Nuwan Thushara, Pulina Tharanga, Samit Patel, Mohammad Hafeez.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 133 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- Draw/No Result/Abandoned: 0
KW vs GG Dream11 Expert Picks
|Samit Patel||166 Points|
|Mohammad Hafeez||137 Points|
|Bhanuka Rajapaksa||116 Points|
|Rovman Powell||100 Points|
|Charith Asalanka||10 Points|
KW vs GG Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Samit Patel||56 Runs & 3 Wickets|
|Mohammad Hafeez||23 Runs & 3 Wickets|
|Bhanuka Rajapaksa||58 Runs|
|Rovman Powell||42 Runs & 1 Wicket|
|Charith Asalanka||5 Runs|
KW vs GG Captaincy Picks
- Danushka Gunathilaka
- Samit Patel
- Rovman Powell
KW vs GG Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Devon Thomas
- Batsmen: Danushka Gunathilaka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Kusal Mendis, Rovman Powell
- All-Rounders: Mohammad Hafeez, Pulina Tharanga, Samit Patel
- Bowlers: Isuru Udana, Al-Amin Hossain, Lahiru Kumara
- Captain: Danushka Gunathilaka
- Vice-Captain: Rovman Powell
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Ben Dunk
- Batsmen: Danushka Gunathilaka, Angelo Perera, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Charith Asalanka, Rovman Powell
- All-Rounders: Samit Patel, Mohammad Hafeez
- Bowlers: Lahiru Kumara, Nuwan Thushara, Noor Ahmad
- Captain: Samit Patel
- Vice-Captain: Charith Asalanka
Probable Winner Of The Match
Galle Gladiators 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.