The Barrackpore Bashers and Kolkata Heroes will compete in the Match 26 of the Bengal T20 Challenge 2021. The Barrackpore Bashers have the presence of players like Sudip Chatterjee and Koushik Giri. While, Kolkata Heroes will rely on the performances of Ranjot Khaira and Suvankar Bal. The BB team is led by Sudip Chatterjee and Ritwik Roy Choudhry captains the KH team.
The Barrackpore Bashers have 3 wins in 8 matches, and have to be consistent in their performances to bag the top 4 spots, with this fixture being a must-win game. While, Kolkata Heroes also have same wins with lower net run-rate and are currently at the 4th spot in the points table, which makes it a crucial fixture for the KH team as well.
The Barrackpore Bashers and Kolkata Heroes will compete in the crucial fixture of confirming their place for the semi-finals. This is due to the fact that any one of the team who secures their victory in this fixture would gain advantage with teams playing their last few rounds of league matches. The both semi-final matches are scheduled to take place in 22 September.
Fixture Name: Match 26
Competition: Bengal T20 Challenge 2021
Date: 19 September
Time: 7:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
BB(recent last): W W W
KH(recent last): L L W
Venue: Eden Garden’s Kolkata
Pitch Report: The match between BB and KH 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 4 players from BB, while 7 players from KH are selected in the BB vs KH Dream11 Team. The both wicket-keepers have been brilliant in their performances and can even be picked as a captain of your fantasy team. While, Ritwik and Sudip have been consistent runs-scorers. The all-rounders and bowlers chosen have been impressive in the tournament.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Ravinder Khaira, Suvankar Bal
BATSMEN: Sudip Chatterjee, Ritwik Roy Choudhry, Ramesh Prasad
ALL-ROUNDERS: Sujit Yadav, Kuldeep Lal, Vikas Singh
BOWLERS: Alok Pratap Singh, Geet Puri, Mukesh Kumar
Both teams have 3 wins in 8 matches, and need this to win to confirm their place in semis. The Kolkat Heroes are expected to win this crucial fixture and get to the 3rd positon in the points table due to their terrific performances with the bat. While, Bashers will need to do well with the ball to compete in a strong manner against Kolkata Heroes in the Match 26.
The Barrackpore Bashers won their last league match by 34 runs against Kharagpru Blasters. The best performers from the batting departments were Shuvam Dey and Sudip Chatterjee who contributed with quickfire contributions. Then, in the bowling unit, Mukesh Kumar picked 4, Sujit Yadav scalped 2 wickets and all the bowlers were impressive as well.
The captain of the Barrackpore Bashers is the leading run-scorer for the team and wil be the most vital pick for this fixture. He is a proven performer with the Bengal team in the Ranji Trophy. He has scored a total of 254 runs in the tournament, and would look to stabilize the team well and lay a strong platform to help the team in winning the match.
The spinner has been quite impressive in the tournament and has continued his good T20 form. In the tournament, he has picked up 10 wickets at an impeccable economy of 6.45. With a fine experience and track record, he can be a differential pick for your team. Along with the ball, he can be handy with the bat in the lower-order with useful contributions.
Captain: Sudip Chatterjee
Wicket-keeper: Sourav Paul
Possible Top Four: Vikas Singh, Ankur Pal, Sudip Chatterjee, Kaif Ahmed
Possible Opening Bowlers: Vaibhav Yadav, Sujit Yadav
The X-factor for BB would be Sourav Paul who started well but could not contribute enough in the last few matches, But, he is expected to perform well in the last league match of the team.
BB Playing 11 (likely)
1. Vikas Singh
2. Ankur Paul
3. Sudip Chatterjee (c)
4. Kaif Ahmed
5. Sourav Paul (wk)
6. Koushik Giri
7. Sujit Kumar Yadav
8. Vaibhav Yadav
9. Siddharth Singh
10. Sourav Mondal
11. Rahul Basfore
The Kolkata Heroes started the tournament well but their campaign got a hit when the rain showers erupted during the last week, which effected most of their matches. In the last league match, they could not chase down the total of 43 runs in 5 overs. Nevertheless, the best performers were Ramesh Prasad and Suvankar Bal with the bat and ball respectively.
The middle-order player can be the best pick for this fixture due to his consistent performances that have been one of the reasons for the team to win the 3 league matches. He has scored 146 runs in this season, and has been impressive. But, he would look to improve his performances after failures in the last 2 matches, to help the team’s cause.
The bowler has been terrific in the tournament with his wicket-taking abilties and has a fine economy of 6.67 which has put batters under pressure during his bowling overs. He can be a vital player for the team, if they have to reach the semi finals of the tournament. In this season, he has picked 10 wickets and would look to continue the same performance.
Captain: Ritwik Roy Choudhry
Wicket-keeper: Suvankar Bal
Possible Top Four: Aamir Gani, Karan Lal, Ritwik Roy Choudhry, Ranjot Singh Khaira
Possible Opening Bowlers: Ramesh Prasad, Alok Pratap Singh
The X-factor for KH would be Alok Pratap Singh who have been quite impressive in this season with his wicket-taking abilties and can contain runs in an efficient manner, with a proven track-record.
KH Playing 11 (likely)
1. Aamir Gani
2. Karan Lal
3. Ritwik Roy Chowdhry (c)
4. Ranjot Singh Khaira
5. Suvankar Bal (wk)
6. Sujit Yadav
7. Alok Pratap Singh
8. Kaushik Maity
9. Debopratim Haldar
10. Ramesh Prasad
11. Geet Puri
Watch Barrackpore Bashers vs Kolkata Heroes 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 KH 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.