BRD vs KAR Dream 11 Prediction: The Round 4 Elite Group B match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy 2021-22 season is scheduled to be played between Baroda and Karnataka at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati on 8 November (Monday). While talking about the standings of these two teams in the ongoing edition of the tournament, Baroda occupies the fourth slot while Karnataka are placed at the top position on the points table in Elite Group B.
Both these teams are coming into this match after facing quite different results in the ongoing edition of the competition. Things have not been very much favourable for Baroda at the start of this tournament as they have suffered two losses and won just a single match. On the other hand, Karnataka have been really impressive so far this season as they have won all of their three matches.
This is the Round 4 Elite Group B match in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy 2021-22 season that includes Karnataka, Mumbai, Services, Baroda, Bengal and Chattisgarh. Karnataka have won all of their three matches in the ongoing Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 season. On the other hand, Baroda also won their most recent game but have suffered two losses as well.
Fixture Name: Baroda vs Karnataka
Competition: Syed Mushtaq Ali T20
Date: 8 November
Time: 12:30 PM IST
Ground: Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati
Pitch Report: The surface at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium will have brilliant conditions for batting due to a fresh pitch being used. There will be some amount of assistance for the spinners and pace bowlers to a great extent. There will be good amount of bounce available on this pitch. However, the captain winning the toss should choose to bowl first. The average first innings total will be around the 150-160 mark.
It will be a calculative move to pick a mixed combination of both KAR and BRD players in your respective dream fantasy cricket teams. Since it is an afternoon game, it will be a great decision to include more of batters and bowlers to increase the chances of winning good amount of cash. The likes of Krunal Pandya, Kedar Devdhar, Mayank Agarwal, Devdutt Padikkal and Manish Pandey remain the must pick players.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Kedar Devdhar
BATTERS: Devdutt Padikkal, Manish Pandey, Mayank Agarwal, Vishnu Solanki
ALL-ROUNDERS: Krishnappa Gowtham, Atit Sheth, Krunal Pandya
BOWLERS: Prasidh Krishna, KC Cariappa, Lukman Meriwala
Karnataka will surely have the upper hand in this match due to their sensational performance so far in the ongoing edition of the tournament. The Karnataka side managed to win three of their matches against Mumbai, Services and Chhattisgarh and have some really good players who can deliver well in the T20 format. On the other hand, Baroda are also a very dangerous side and have the ability to put up an impressive show here.
For the Baroda side, it will be really important to perform well both in the batting as well as bowling departments in all of the matches in this T20 competition as they have the potential to do well. The likes of Kedar Devdhar, Vishnu Solanki, Krunal Pandya and Parth Kohli will be expected to play a significant role in the batting department. On the other hand, the likes of Krunal Pandya, Lukman Meriwala, Atit Sheth and Ninad Rathva will be the key with the ball.
Baroda skipper Krunal Pandya has been really impressive both with the bat and ball in the ongoing Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy 2021-22 season. He smashed a crucial knock of 57 runs off 43 balls against Bengal and also picked up as many as four wickets in the last game against Chhattisgarh. Krunal Pandya has scored more than 1700 runs in the shortest format at a strike-rate of nearly 135. He has also taken more than 100 wickets at an impressive economy of less than 8.
For Baroda, Kedar Devdhar is quite an experienced batter in the T20 format and looked in a brilliant form last season. The right-hander has composed more than 2200 runs while having played a total of 79 T20 games. Kedar Devdhar has also notched up as many as 13 half-centuries including a career-best of 100. He will be expected to bring his experience into play in the remainder of this tournament.
BRD Playing 11 (likely)
The Karnataka team will be hoping to continue the winning momentum right from the opening phase of the tournament both with the bat and ball. The likes of Devdutt Padikkal, Mayank Agarwal, Manish Pandey and Karun Nair will be their mainstay clogs with the bat. The trio of Prasidh Krishna, KC Cariappa and Krishnappa Gowtham will form part of the bowling attack.
For Karnataka, left-handed batter Devdutt Padikkal will be a key player to watch out for in this T20 season. He has been performing remarkably well for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the last two editions of the Indian Premier League having amassed a total of 884 runs in 29 matches. Devdutt Padikkal has smashed more than 1700 runs while playing in 51 T20 games at a strike-rate of nearly 140. He scored 42 runs in the last match against Chhattisgarh.
Karnataka’s senior batter Mayank Agarwal came into this tournament in a remarkable form. The right-handed batter had a fabulous performance in the last two IPL seasons where he smacked more than 800 runs at an excellent strike-rate of more than 140. In his T20 career of 161 matches, Mayank Agarwal has notched up an impressive tally of 3857 runs at a fine strike-rate of 135.38 that includes 24 fifties and 2 centuries.
KAR Playing 11 (likely)
Watch the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy 2021-22 Live score and streaming on the HotStar app. All the player stats, details, analysis and match scores along with exciting live ball-to-ball commentary will be available exclusively on the Hotstar app. While taking care of the Covid-19 norms and regulations, the crowds would not be allowed at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati. The match will start from 12:30 PM IST.
The 2021-22 season of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy will not be broadcasted on the television in India. The television broadcasting rights are always available for most of the domestic T20 competitions and the same is the case for this year’s Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy taken by the Star Sports Network. However, on the Hotstar app and BCCI website, exclusive live commentary will be available alongside live match scores.
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