Colombo (Playing XI): Avishka Fernando, Upul Tharanga, Dinesh Chandimal(w/c), Kamindu Mendis, Angelo Perera, Chamara Silva, Shehan Jayasuriya, Chamika Karunaratne, Akila Dananjaya, Suranga Lakmal, Asitha Fernando
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KANDY TEAM SQUAD AND NEWS:
Kandy – Dimuth Karunarathne (Captain), Thisara Perera (Vice-Captain), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Pathum Nissanka, Priyamal Perera, Roshen Silva, Asela Gunaratne, Jeffrey Vandersay, Malinda Pushpakumara, Kasun Rajitha, Nuwan Pradeep, Chathuranga De Silva, Sachithra Senanayake, Dilesh Gunaratne, Manoj Sarathchandra, Piyal Wijethunga (Head Coach), Balan Aashirvardhan (Manager)
Standby Players – Tharindu Kaushal, Chamindu Wijesinghe, Dilruwan Perera, Kavishka Anjula, Jehan Daniel, Rohan Sanjaya, Sangeeth Cooray.
- They lost last match by big margin.
- None of the batsman apart from D Karunaratne showed resistance with bat.
- Surprisingly they left M Pushpkumara,A Gunaratne and Roshen Silva out of playing 11.
- Most probably Gunaratne and R Silva will come back in playing11 in place of Manoj Sarathchandra and P Nissanka.
- In bowlers K Rajitha and J Vandersay bowled well in last match and took 3 wickets each.
- D Karunaratne,(technically strong batsman but plays little slow)
- S Samarawickrama,(attacking batsman)
- P Perera,(technically strong batsman+ is in good form in domestic circuit)
- A Gunaratne,(risky but will be good grand leagues option, match winning player)
- T Perera,(attacking batsman+ handly bowler)
- J Vandersay,( spin bowler known for his variation)
- K Rajitha,( pace bowler having good pace)
- N Pradeep,( good pace bowler)
COLOMBO TEAM SQUAD AND NEWS:
Colombo – Dinesh Chandimal (Captain), Upul Tharanga (Vice-Captain), Avishka Fernando, Angelo Perera, Ashan Priyanjan, Kamindu Mendis, Seekkuge Prasanna, Akila Dananjaya, Suranga Lakmal, Asitha Fernando, Chamika Karunaratne, Chamara Silva, Mohammed Shiraz, Shehan Jayasuriya, A Aponso
Standby Players – Vishva Chathuranga, Nipun Dananjaya, Kalana Perera, Tharindu Rathnayake, Nipun Ransika, Hashan Dumindu, Hasitha Boyagoda.
- They won their last match with ease so they are expected to go with unchanged team.
- Chamika Karunaratne put allround show while Avishka Fernando.Kamindu Mendis and D Chandimal batted well in lats match.
- Lakmal took 3 wickets while Asitha Fernando and C Karunaratne took 2 wickets each in bowling.
- U Tharanga( very good batsman but not in form)
- Avishka Fernando( Attacking batsman+Recent form in domestic is good,failed badly in international circuit)
- D Chandimal( technically strong batsman, Plays slow but is a consistent performer)
- A Perera( technically strong batsman and is a consistent performer)
- Shehan Jaysuriya( attacking batsman+ spinner)
- Kamindu Mendis(attacking batsman+ spinner)
- Chamika Karunaratne(Handy batsman+ fast bowler,scored 57 and took 2 wickets in last match )
- A Dhanajay(main spinner of Srilanka team)
- S Lakmal( very good fast bowler)
- Asitha Fernando
PROBABLE11 OF KANDY:
D Karunaratne,S Samarawickrama,P Perera,R Silva/P Nissanka,A Gunaratne(high)/M Sarathchandra,T Perera,S Senanayake,C DeSilva,J Vandersay,K Rajitha,N Pradeep,
PROBABLE11 OF COLOMBO:
U Tharanga,Avishka Fernando,D Chandimal,Kamindu Mendis,A Perera,Chamara Silva,Shehan Jaysuriya,Chamika Karunaratne,Akila Dhananjay,S Lakmal,Asitha Fernando
Fantasy Cricket Tips:
- In wicket keeper Upul Tharanga will be best option so take him in your team.
Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Dambulla
Pitch is expected to be neutral
|Matches won batting first||9|
|Matches won bowling first||15|
|Average 1st Inns scores||246|
|Average 2nd Inns scores||198|
|Highest total recorded||363/7 (50 Ov) by RSA vs SL|
|Lowest total recorded||167/10 (43.2 Ov) by SL vs RSA|
|Highest score chased||288/8 (48.1 Ov) by SL vs PAK|
|Lowest score defended||206/9 (36 Ov) by WI vs SL|
CHOICES OF C AND VC:
- S Samarawickrama
- D Karunaratne
- T Perera
- A Gunaratne(risky ,only grand league)
- Kamindu Mendis
- U Tharanga
- D Chandimal
- Shehan Jaysuriya
- U Tharanga
- Avishka Fernando/S Samarawickrama/A Perera
- D Chandimal
- D Karunaratne
- S Jaysuriya
- Kamindu Mendis(c)
- T Perera(vc)
- S Lakmal
- A Dhanajay
- K Rajitha
- J Vandersay