CS vs DG Dream11 Prediction: The 11th game of the Lanka Premier League T20 2021 season is scheduled to be contested between the Colombo Stars and the Dambulla Giants on 11 December (Saturday) at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Both these teams are coming into this game after witnessing quite contrasting fortunes in their respective previous matches. The Colombo Stars have not had the best of performances so far in the ongoing edition of the tournament as they have won just a single game and suffered two convincing losses. On the other hand, Dambulla Giants started off their tournament with a brilliant opening win against Kandy Warriors and have since then won one game and suffered a poor loss against defending champions Jaffna Kings. However, it will now be really important for both these sides to perform consistently well in the remainder of the Lanka Premier League T20.
Fixture Name: Match 11, Colombo Stars vs Dambulla Giants
Competition: Lanka Premier League T20
Date: 11 December
Time: 7:30 PM IST
Ground: R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
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The pitch and the conditions at the R Premadasa Stadium will offer a balanced contest between the bat and ball. There will be enough help for the batsmen and bowlers. However, bowling first will be the perfect decision as the spinners are bound to get some extra assistance. Therefore, picking more of batters in your respective fantasy teams will be a good option in this game.
Team Form Guide:
CS (recent last): L L W L W
DG (recent last): NR W L W L
Dhananjaya de Silva
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Kusal Perera Stats in T20
For the Colombo Stars, left-handed batter Kusal Perera will be expected to bring in his years of experience into play in this edition of the T20 tournament. Kusal Perera has scored more than 2700 runs at an impressive strike-rate of 130.31.
Dhananjaya de Silva Stats in T20
Colombo Stars middle-order batter Dhananjaya de Silva will be an important player to watch out for in the ongoing edition of the Lanka Premier League. Dhananjaya de Silva has composed a fine total of 1501 runs having played more than 60 T20 games.
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Philip Salt Stats in T20
Dambulla Giants overseas opener Philip Salt has been in a terrific form in the shorter format of the game recently. Philip Salt has played two amazing match-winning knocks for the Dambulla Giants so far in the ongoing edition of the Lanka Premier League T20.
Najibullah Zadran Stats in T20
For the Dambulla Giants, big-hitting middle order batter Najibullah Zadran looked in an excellent touch in the last win against Colombo Stars. Zadran played an impressive innings of 54 runs off 40 balls that included 6 fours and 2 sixes.
Colombo Stars will want to come up with an improved performance from the last game and the likes of Kusal Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, Dhananjaya de Silva and Pathum Nissanka will be their important clogs in the batting department while the likes of Dushmantha Chameera, Naveen-ul-Haq and Akila Dananjaya will have to play an important role with the ball. On the other hand, the Dambulla Giants will depend a lot upon the likes of Niroshan Dickwella, Dasun Shanaka, Philip Salt and Najibullah Zadran to come good once again with the bat. The trio of Imran Tahir, Nuwan Pradeep and Chamika Karunaratne will have to put up a consistent show with the ball. The toss factor will be really crucial in this match. According to the CS vs DG today match prediction & Colombo Stars vs Dambulla Giants cricket betting tips, DG are the favourites to win this game.
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WICKET-KEEPERS: Kusal Perera, Philip Salt
BATTERS: Tom Banton, Sherfane Rutherford, Najibullah Zadran
ALL-ROUNDERS: Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka, Seekkuge Prasanna
BOWLERS: Dushmantha Chameera, Nuwan Pradeep, Imran Tahir
For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Kusal Perera, Najibullah Zadran.
For Grand League: Dhananjaya de Silva, Dhananjaya de Silva.