With the round-robin stage nearing the second-half , both sides would be desperate to climb the ladder in the cpl points table (Caribbean Premier League)
St Lucia Stars, on Friday, stopped their 14-match losing streak against Jason Holder-captained Barbados Tridents in cpl. Kieron Pollard crushed his maiden ton in T20s in 53 deliveries against his previous team to scrip the house team’s first triumph of this season. The present basement tenant will currently bolt horns with St Kitts and Nevis in St Lucia in this versions Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
The Patriots, unexpectedly, haven’t had the best of campaigns either. They rose successful against Trinbago Knight Riders however drooped to defeats against Guyana Amazon Warriors and Jamaica Tallawahs. Moreover, they will likewise be playing following a hole of six days. With the round-robin arrange nearing the second-half of cpl, the two sides would be edgy to climb the stepping stool in the points table.
The track at Darren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet is relied upon to deliver another run-fest. In the principal match at the setting, TKR demonstrated that with wickets close by, robust targets can likewise be found. Be that as it may, the strip likewise has enough for the bowlers to work with. In CPL Teams are destined to handle first in the wake of winning the hurl remembering the batting profundity they have.
St Lucia Stars
Warner and Fletcher are the opening players taken after by the mass like Rakheem Cornwall. The accomplished campaigners in Lendl Simmons, Kieron Pollard, and Darren Sammy will loan profundity to the batting. The bowlers were frustrating in the team’s initial four matches, however any semblance of Qais Ahmad and Mitchell McClenaghan rocked the bowling alley well against the Tridents.
Andre Fletcher (wk), David Warner, Rakheem Cornwall, Lendl Simmons, Kieron Pollard (C), Darren Sammy, Qais Ahmad, Kavem Hodge, Odean Smith, Mitchell McClenaghan, Obed McCoy
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Gayle is at present the main run scorer for the establishment in the current year’s occasion. Tragically, he hasn’t had quite a bit of help from alternate players. Evin Lewis, after three forgettable excursions, would be edgy to get a few runs. Alzarri Joseph may return place of Jeremiah Louis. Any semblance of Lamichhane, Cutting, Mahmudullah and Cottrell will have their assignment cut out.
Chris Gayle (C), Evin Lewis, Tom Cooper, Devon Thomas (wk), Anton Devcich, Mahmudullah, Ben Cutting, Carlos Brathwaite, Alzarri Joseph, Sheldon Cottrell, Sandeep Lamichhane
Probable top performers
David Warner- St Lucia Stars, Chris Gayle- St Kitts and Nevis Patriots.
The prediction is for St Kitts and Nevis Patriots to win their second match.