JK Playing 11: The Jaffna Kings will lock horns with the Galla Gladiators in the inaugral match of Lanka Premier League 2021 at Colombo. The Jaffna Kings were the winners in the last season, and would look to defend the title well.
The Jaffna Kings won the last season of the Lanka Premier League. The best batters for the team were Avishka Fernando, Shoaib Malik and Thisara Perera. While the key wicket takers were Wanindu Hasaranga, Usman Shinwari, and Suranga Lakmal. Out of these 6, 5 players will feature in this match, and Hasaranga will join the team from the 2nd fixture. The experienced player Upul Tharanga was looking in good nick in the Abu Dhabi T10, and will be the opener for the team.
The other players are likely to be Jayden Seales, Chaturange De Silva, Chamika Gunasekara, Maheesh Theekshana, and Ashan Bandara.
JK Playing 11 (likely)
1. Avishka Fernando
2. Upul Tharanga (wk)
3. Chaturanga de Silva
4. Thisara Perera (c)
5. Chamika Gunasekara
6. Shoaib Malik
7. Maheesh Theekshana
8. Suranga Lakmal
9. Jayden Seales
10. Usman Shinwari
11. Ashan Bandara
Jaffna Kings Squad: Thisara Perera, Wahab Riaz, Wanindu Hasaranga, Shoaib Malik, Usman Shinwari, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Avishka Fernando, Upul Tharanga, Chaturanga de Silva, Jayden Seales, Suranga Lakmal, Ashen Bandara, Maheesh Theekshana, Chanika Gunasekara, Vijaykanth Viyaskanth, Theivendran Dinoshan, Ashan Randika, Rathnaraja Thanuradan, Krishan Sanjula
1. Avishka Fernando Stats in Lanka Premier League
2. Thisara Perera Stats in Lanka Premier League
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3. Shoaib Malik Stats in Lanka Premier League
4. Usman Shinwari Stats in Lanka Premier League
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