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| On Dec 21, 2021 1:30 PM IST

DG vs JK Dream11 Prediction – Lanka Premier League T20 Live Score, Pitch Report, Player Stats, Dream11 Team for Today’s Match

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DG vs JK Dream11 Prediction: In the Qualifier 2 of the Lanka Premier League T20 2021 season, the Dambulla Giants will be crossing swords with the Jaffna Kings on 21 December (Tuesday) at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium in Hambantota. Both these sides are coming into this match after witnessing quite contrasting results unfold in their respective previous outings. The Dambulla Giants are very much high on confidence having registered a brilliant 6-wicket victory over the Colombo Stars in the Eliminator encounter and they have now won as many as four matches in this competition. On the other hand, defending champions Jaffna Kings ended up losing the Qualifier 1 at the hands of Galle Gladiators after performing impressively well throughout the league stage of the Lanka Premier League T20 where they managed to win 6 out of their 8 games. Both these teams will be looking forward to come up with the best of their efforts as the winning side will qualify for the finals.

DG vs JK Lanka Premier League T20 Match Details

Fixture Name: Qualifier 2, Dambulla Giants vs Jaffna Kings

Competition: Lanka Premier League T20

Date: 21 December

Time: 7:30 PM IST

Ground: Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota

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Lanka Premier League T20 Pitch Report

The surface and the conditions at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International 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.

Team Form Guide:
DG (recent last): W L L L W
JK (recent last): L L W W W


DG vs JK Dream11 Prediction for Today Match

DG Playing 11 (likely)

Niroshan Dickwella
Philip Salt
Janith Liyanage

Sandun Weerakkody
Najibullah Zadran
Chamika Karunaratne
Ramesh Mendis
Sachitha Jayathilake
Nuwan Pradeep

Joshua Little
Imran Tahir

  • There are no major injury issues in the Dambulla Giants camp.
  • They are unlikely to make any big time changes.
  • Dasun Shanaka will captain the side.
  • Niroshan Dickwella will don the wicket-keeping gloves.
  • They will bank upon the likes of Niroshan Dickwella, Sandun Weerakkody, Philip Salt and Najibullah Zadran to come good in the batting department.
  • The likes of Imran Tahir, Joshua Little, Ramesh Mendis and Chamika Karunaratne will have to put up a consistent show with the ball.

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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.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate
114 2604 152.01

 

 

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.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate
143 2524 137.09

JK Playing 11 (likely)

Avishka Fernando
Rahmanullah Gurbaz
Shoaib Malik

Tom Kohler Cadmore
Thisara Perera
Chaturanga de Silva
Ashen Bandara
Wanindu Hasaranga

Suranga Lakmal
Wahab Riaz
Maheesh Theekshana

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  • There are no injury issues for the Jaffna Kings.
  • They are very much likely to make a few changes for this important game.
  • Thisara Perera will be the captain.
  • Rahmanullah Gurbaz will be the wicket-keeper.
  • The likes of Avishka Fernando, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Thisara Perera and Tom Kohler Cadmore will be their mainstay clogs with the bat.
  • The trio of Wanindu Hasaranga, Maheesh Theekshana and Suranga Lakmal will form a crucial part of the bowling attack.

Avishka Fernando Stats in T20

For the Jaffna Kings, opening batter Avishka Fernando will surely be a key player to watch out for in this Qualifier 1 encounter. Fernando contributed with a brilliant match-winning knock of 53 runs off only 23 balls that consisted a total of 7 sixes in the game against Kandy Warriors.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate
74 1638 130.41

 

 

Wanindu Hasaranga Stats in T20

Jaffna Kings leg-spinner Wanindu Hasaranga contributed with quite a few brilliant match-winning performances for his side in this T20 tournament. Hasaranga picked up three vital wickets and ended up giving away just 16 runs in his quota of four overs.

Matches Wickets Runs
75 104 890

 

Who will win DG vs JK today match?

The Dambulla Giants will bank upon the likes of Niroshan Dickwella, Sandun Weerakkody, Philip Salt and Najibullah Zadran to come good in the batting department. The likes of Imran Tahir, Joshua Little, Ramesh Mendis and Chamika Karunaratne will have to put up a consistent show with the ball. On the other hand, Jaffna Kings will have the upper hand as the likes of Avishka Fernando, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Thisara Perera and Tom Kohler Cadmore will be their mainstay clogs with the bat. The trio of Wanindu Hasaranga, Maheesh Theekshana and Suranga Lakmal will form a crucial part of the bowling attack. It is expected to be an exciting tussle between two quality teams. According to the DG vs JK today match prediction & Dambulla Giants vs Jaffna Kings cricket betting tips, JK are the favourites to win this match.

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DG vs JK Dream11 Team Prediction

WICKET-KEEPERS: Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Niroshan Dickwella
BATTERS: Tom Kohler Cadmore, Avishka Fernando, Philip Salt, Najibullah Zadran
ALL-ROUNDERS: Wanindu Hasaranga, Ramesh Mendis
BOWLERS: Maheesh Theekshana, Nuwan Pradeep, Wahab Riaz

DG vs JK Dream11 Prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Philip Salt, Avishka Fernando.

For Grand League: Najibullah Zadran, Wanindu Hasaranga.

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Kuljyot Singh

A cricket maniac who lives his life like a T20 match, time is short so make the most of it. Always thriving to learn more about cricket writing and obviously being an Indian, a big cricket expert.

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