DG vs KW: Possible Dambulla Giants Playing 11 for Match 2 of Lanka Premier League

Updated on: Dec 5, 2021 6:58 pm IST

  • DG vs KW

    DG Playing 11: The Dambulla Giants will lock horns with the Kandy Warriors in the Match 2 of Lanka Premier League 2021 at Colombo. They lost the semifinal in the last season, and would look go few steps further to win the title in this season.


    Team News

    • The Dambulla Giants will be led by Dasun Shanaka in this season.
    • The team released the likes of Anwar Ali, Upul Tharanga, Kasun Rajitha, and Samit Patel from the squad.
    • The new additions to the batting department are Phil Salt, Sohaib Maqsood, Chamika Karunaratne, and Najibullah Zadran.
    • In the bowling unit, they will be delighted by the presence of Imran Tahir and Marchant De Lange.
    • Their players like Rilee Rossouw and Odean Smith have pulled out of the tournament.

    DG Playing 11 (likely)

    The Dambulla Giants were impressive in the last season with their perfromances and finished 2nd in the league stage, and then lost the semi finals. The best performers for the team were Dasun Shanaka and Niroshan Dickwella, who are expected to doing well in this season as well. Other batters like Zadran and Salt will be the key to the team, due to their fine form in the T20 tournaments.

    The bowling unit is quite experienced and have been a quality performers as well. The likes of Lange, Tahir, and Little did well in the recently concluded Abu Dhabi T10. While Ramesh Mendis was terrific in the test series against West Indies, and Pradeep is a proven performer in T20s.

    Related: Possible Kandy Warriors Playing 11 for Match 2

     

    DG Playing 11 (likely)

    1. Niroshan Dickwella (wk)
    2. Phil Salt
    3. Chamika Karunaratne
    4. Dilshan Munaweera
    5. Najibullah Zadran
    6. Dasun Shanaka (c)
    7. Marchant De Lange
    8. Josh Little
    9. Nuwan Pradeep
    10. Ramesh Mendis
    11. Imran Tahir


    Dambulla Giants Squad

    Dambulla Giants Squad: Chamika Edirisinghe, Janith Liyanage, Josh Little, Nuwan Pradeep, Dilshan Munaweera, Kalana Perera, Chamika Karunaratne, Odean Smith, Rilee Rossouw, Sohaib Maqsood, Madushan Ravichandrakumar, Niroshan Dickwella, Sachitha Jayathilake, Tharindu Ratnayake, Lahiru Udara, Ramesh Mendis, Sacha de Alwis, Muditha Lakshan, Imran Tahir, Dasun Shanaka, Najibullah Zadran.


    Who are Dream11 captain, vice captain picks for Dambulla Giants vs Kandy Warriors from DG?

    1.  Dasun Shanaka Stats in Lanka Premier League

    Name Matches Runs Wickets
    Dasun Shanaka 9 278 4

    2. Phil Salt Stats in Abu Dhabi T10

    Name Matches Runs Average
    Phil Salt 12 344 31.27

    Related: Niroshan Dickwella Wife, Age, Batting Stats


    3. Marchant De Lange Stats in T20

    Name Matches Wickets Economy
    Marchant De Lange 122 141 8.58

    4. Imran Tahir Stats in T20

    Name Matches Wickets Economy
    Imran Tahir
    334 420 6.96

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