The Durgapur Dazzlers and Krishnanagar Challengers will compete in the Match 21 of the Bengal T20 Challenge 2021. The Durgapur Dazzlers will rely on the performances of players like Abhisek Das and Aritra Chatterjee. While, Krishnanagar Challengers have the presence of SK Asif and Koushik Ghosh. The KC team is led by Arnab Nandy and Abhishek Raman captains the DD team.
The Krishnanagar Challengers will not be able to play the semis and only have 1 win in 6 matches. They have not been able contribute well as a team and needs a change of strategy. While, Durgapur Dazzlers are at top of the table with 4 wins in 7 matches and are confirmed to playing the play-offs, and need to maintain the same form.
In the second season of Bengal T20 Challenge 2021, the rain showers have erupted during few of the matches. But, the weather is back on track and full matches have been played. This will be the Match 19 of the tournament, with one team languishing at the bottom, and the other are the table toppers who have confirmed their place for semis.
Fixture Name: Match 21
Competition: Bengal T20 Challenge 2021
Date: 17 September
Time: 3:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
KC(recent last): L L NR
DD(recent last): W W NR
Venue: Eden Garden’s Kolkata
Pitch Report: The Eden Gardens will be hosting the match between DD and KC, and is expected to behave the same way as of the last few league matches. The assistance to the batters will keep on going, and the bowlers have to maintain their line-lengths to keep the runs in check. The par score on this venue is 125.
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 Durgapur Dazzlers are in fine form and are expected to continue their momentum. The 7 players from chosen from DD, while 4 are from Krishnanagar Challengers. The best picks from batting department would be Abhishek Das and Subham Chatterjee, while all-rounder Sandipan Das has been performing quite well. In the bowling unit, Sayan Ghosh is experienced, while Aritra is in fine form.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Abhishek Raman, Agniv Pan
BATSMEN: Abhishek Das, Subham Chatterjee, Koushik Ghosh
ALL-ROUNDERS: Wrritick Chatterjee, Sandipan Das Sr, SK Asif Hossain
BOWLERS: Aritra Chatterjee,Kanishk Seth, Sayan Ghosh
The Durgapur Dazzlers are performing very well and will have the confidence of doing well in this fixture with the all-round performances of their players. While, KC team needs to do bat well in this match to gain the edge in this fixture, which they have lacked in the last few matches.
The Krishnanagar Challengers need to win this game to get the confidence going for the last few matches and finish on a high note. In the last league match, they could not defend their score of 133. In the batting department, Koushik Ghosh was the top contributor, while Shreyan Chakrobarty performed well with the ball.
The middle-order batsman will be crucial to the team’s prospects in this fixture due to his ability to stitch partnerships in crucial situations and keep the run rate maintained at a brisk pace. In the last league match, he scored 32 off 31 balls and was the top-scorer of the team, and thereby laid a strong foundation for the finishers.
The top-order batsman has a fine experience in the domestic cricket of Bengal and has a run-scoring appetite to keep the team have an edge during the course of the match. But in the last league match he could score only 9 runs and the team could not score enough runs, and lost the league match due to the bowler’s average performances.
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The team has not been to able perform as a whole unit and need spirited performance from all the youngsters. They will play their 7th fixture and will look to keep the Playing 11 for their fixture against DD. The X-factor for the KC team will be Agniv Pan in batting department, and the bowlers like Shreyan will look to perform well.
KC Playing 11 (likely)
1. Diganta Neogi
2. Koushik Ghosh
3. SK Asif Hussain
4. Agniv Pan (wk)
5. Ayan Gupta
6. Arnab Nandy (c)
7. Kanishk Seth
8. Ayush Kumar Singh
9. Shreyan Swarup Chakraborty
10. Golam Mustafa
11. Soumyadip Mandal
The Durgapur Dazzlers have been impressive and have topped the points table with 4 wins in 7 matches. In the last league match, they scored 132 and defended the score well to win by 31 runs. The top performers in batting department will be Abhishek Das and Abhishek Raman. In the bowling unit, Aritra was the top-performer.
The differential pick for this match picked 4 wickets int he last league match and will be on the look-out to keep performing well and dismissing the batters in regular manner. He has displayed fine economy and will be the most important bowler for the team to perform well in the semi-finals and then ultimately win the tournament.
The top-order batsman has been quite impressive with his ability to perform well in the domestic cricket for Bengal. In this tournament, he has scored the most runs and will be the top pick of this fixture. In the last league match, he scored 60 runs off 45 balls to help the team in winning the match and going to the top of the table.
The Durgapur Dazzlers need to maintain the steady performance in the tournament to play the semi-finals. Their performances have peaked at the right time and need the performances of their openers Abhishek Das and Abhishek Raman. They are not expected to change their Playing 11 for this fixture against KC.
DD Playing 11 (likely)
1. Abhishek Das
2. Abhishek Raman (c)
3. Abhishek Porel
4. Subham Chatterjee (wk)
5. Writtick Chatterjee
6. Sandipan Das
7. Ayan Bhattacharjee
8. Artira Chatterjee
9. Sayan Ghosh
10. SK Fardeen Haque
11. Ravikant Singh
Watch Durgapur Dazzlers vs Krishnanagar Challengers Bengal T20 Challenge 2021 Live score and streaming on Fancode. All the news updates related to the Bengal T20 Challenge 2021 will be available on the Cricket Association of Bengal website. The photo updates and man-of -the match awards felicitations can be seen on CAB Twitter official account.
The DD 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 cases still being present in the country, the crowd will not be allowed at Eden Garden’s Stadium, Kolkata.