The Barrackpore Bashers and Krishnanagar Challengers will compete in the Match 8 of the Bengal T20 Challenge 2021. The Barrackpore Bashers have the presence of players like Sudip Chatterjee and Koushik Giri. While, Krishnanagar Challengers will rely on the performances of Arnab Nandy and Knaishk Seth. The BB team is led by Sudip Chatterjee and Agniv Pan captains the KC team.
The Barrackpore Bashers have 4 wins in 9 matches, and would look to keep improving the performance in the fixture to have confidence in the semi-finals. While, Krishnanagar Challengers will play their penultimate league match and only have 1 wins in 8 matches. This will be the last league fixture for the Barrackpore Bashers who have already qualified for the next stage.
The Barrackpore Bashers and Krishnanagar Challengers will compete in the Match 28 of the Bengal T20 Challenge 2021. The match will be played at Eden Garden’s Kolkata and it is expected that the rain showers will not erupt during this fixture and a full 20-over match will be played between both the teams, and entertain the cricket fans, who watch the matches online.
Fixture Name: Match 28
Competition: Bengal T20 Challenge 2021
Date: 20 September
Time: 7:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
BB(recent last): W L W
KC(recent last): L L L
Venue: Eden Garden’s Kolkata
Pitch Report: The match between BB and KC scheduled to be played at Eden Garden’s. The pitch is expected to provide fine support to the bowlers in containing runs and taking wickets, with an average score of 110. While, the batters will look to stitch crucial partnerships by applying themselves in a fine way and competing well against the bowlers.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Barrackpore Bashers 126/1 won by 9 runs against Kanchenjunga Warriors 122/10 in Match 20 of Bengal T20 2021.
The 5 players from BB, while 6 players from KC are selected in the BB vs KC Dream11 Team. All the batters chosen have been impressive to contribute for their respective teams. While, the 3 all-rounder have an extensive experience in the domestic cricket. The best pick for this game will be Sudip Chatterjee who has been the best batter in the tournament.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Kaif Ahmed, Agniv Pan
BATSMEN: Sudip Chatterjee, Koushik Ghosh, Ankur Paul
ALL-ROUNDERS: Sujit Yadav, Arnab Nandy, SK Asif Hossain
BOWLERS: Kanishk Seth, Shreyan Chakrobarty, Mukesh Kumar
The Barrackpore Bashers are expected to win this match and continue the same momentum in this fixture against Krishnagar Challengers to keep confidence ahead of the semi-finals. While, Krishnagar Challengers have not been consistent in their performances in the tournament and they need to perform well as a team to compete in a strong manner against BB team.
The Barrackpore Bashers have been impressive with 4 wins in 9 matches and would look to end the league matches in fine fashion. In the last league match, they scored 159 runs and won the match by 11 runs. The top performers were Sujit Yadav and Vikas Singh with the ball. While, Sudip Chatterjee and Kaif Ahmed were impressive with the bat.
The captain of the Barrackpore Bashers is the leading run-scorer in the tournament with a total of 343 runs in 7 matches at an average of 68.60. His ability to stabilize the team after setbacks has been the main highlight, and additionally he has finished the innings well in more than one occassions. In the last league match, he scored 89 off 55 balls and was named as player of the match.
The spinner has taken the most wickets in the Bengal T20 Challenge 2021 and his wicket-taking abilities with a fine economy rate are on display. In the last league match, he confirmed the place for the team in the semi-finals by picking 2 wickets at an economy of 7 and will be one of the best picks for this match. Along with this tournament, he has been impressive in the past T20 tournaments as well.
Captain: Sudip Chatterjee
Wicket-keeper: Sourav Paul
Possible Top Four: Ankur Pal, Sudip Chatterjee, Shuvam Dey, Kaif Ahmed
Possible Opening Bowlers: Mukesh Kumar, Durgesh Dubey
The X-factor for BB would be Kaif Ahmed who stitched a crucial partnership with Sudip Chatterjee in the last league match and his contribution of 40 runs helped the team to win the match against KH.
BB Playing 11 (likely)
1. Sudip Chatterjee (c)
2. Ankur Paul
3. Kaif Ahmed
4. Shuvam Dey
5. Sourav Paul (wk)
6. Koushik Giri
7. Sujit Kumar Yadav
8. Vaibhav Yadav
9. Mukesh Kumar
10. Sourav Mondal
11. Durgesh Dubey
The Krishnanagar Challengers will not feature in the semi-finals of the Bengal T20 2021. In the last league match, they gave away 67 runs in 7 overs, and then could not chase down the target. The top performers for the team were Arnab Nandy and Shreyan Chakrobarty, who are also the best picks for this fixture and other players would look to contribute to help the team in winning the match.
The middle-order player is the most experienced player of the KC team, and will be invaluable due to his track record in the shortest format. Although he has not been scored runs in this season, he would look to continue his same performances as of the last league match, where he hit quickfire 44 but the team fell short of 4 runs and lost the match.
The bowler has been impressive in the tournament, and if the rain had not spoiled the tournament, he would be leading the bowling charts due to his wicket-taking abilities in the death overs. In this season, he has picked a total of 5 wickets and would look to keep performing the same way to help the team in finishing the tournament on a high.
Captain: Arnab Nandy
Wicket-keeper: Suvankar Bal
Possible Top Four: Avinash Kumar, SK Asif Hussain, Sudip Chatterjee, Agniv Pan
Possible Opening Bowlers: Ramesh Prasad, Alok Pratap Singh
The X-factor for KC would be Agniv Pant who has not been consistent on scoring but has a valuable experienced with the Bengal Ranji team and is expected to perform well in this match.
KC Playing 11 (likely)
1. Avinash Kumar
2. SK Asif Hussain
3. Arnab Nandy (c)
4. Agniv Pan (wk)
5. Ayan Gupta
6. Anuj Kumar Singh
7. Kanishk Seth
8. Aryaman Singh
9. Shreyan Swarup Chakraborty
10. Golam Mustafa
11. Soumyadip Mandal
Watch Barrackpore Bashers vs Krishnanagar Challengers Bengal T20 Challenge 2021 Live score and streaming on Fancode. All the news updates and stats related to the Bengal T20 Challenge 2021 will be available on the Cricket Association of Bengal. The photo updates, and man-of -the match awards felicitations can be actively tracked on the CAB Twitter official account which is the only social media source.
The BB vs KC match will not be broadcasted on any Television Channel, as none of the channels have television rights to telecast Bengal T20 2021. The ball-to-ball commentary and live streaming action will be available on the FanCode app. Due to the covid being persistent and huge active cases in the country, the crowd will not be allowed at Eden Garden’s Stadium, Kolkata.