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.
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.
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: 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.
1. Dasun Shanaka Stats in Lanka Premier League
2. Phil Salt Stats in Abu Dhabi T10
3. Marchant De Lange Stats in T20
|Marchant De Lange||122||141||8.58|
4. Imran Tahir Stats in T20
|Imran Tahir ||334||420||6.96|
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