HKI vs KOL Dream11: It will be Hong Kong Islanders to face Kowloon Lions in the second match of the day in the Hong Kong All Star T20. With several players playing after a long time, this tournament is a great way for Hong Kong players to prepare themselves ahead of a busy schedule. Hong Kong Islanders, led by Jamie Atkinson are a young team with some good talents on show. While Atkinson will lead the team with the bat, Ehsan Khan can play a crucial role with his experience in the bowling department.
Kowloon Lions, meanwhile are looking a solid team. They will need Nizakat Khan to get them to a flying start. With Zeeshan Ali and Aizaz Khan in the middle, the middle order looks strong. This will be their second match, so it will allow them to read the conditions better. Watch out for left-arm spinner Pascoe who also has some experience of playing first-class cricket in Australia. The pitch is expected to suit his style of bowling.
Fixture name: Hong Kong Islanders vs Kowloon Lions
Competition: Hong Kong All Star T20 2021
Date: 26 March, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM IST
Ground: Mission Road Ground, Mong Kok
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Hong Kong 181/3 (33.3 overs) beat Papua New Guinea 244/7 by 7 wickets (DLS method).
Pitch Report: With an average score of 130, this ground is considered to be a low-scoring one. With one match already scheduled earlier in the day, expect the pitch to slow down a bit and help the spinners. Overall, it will be a good cricket pitch with some assistance for both batsmen and bowlers. The weather will be cloudy for the duration of the match.
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HKI vs KOL Playing 11
HKI Team News
Injury update, unavailability
HKI Playing 11 (likely)
J Atkinson (C) (wk)
KOL Team News
Injury update, unavailability
KOL Playing 11 (likely)
Z Ali (wk)
Aizaz Khan (C)
Who will win today match?
Expect a thriller between these two sides as both the teams have some exciting players in the squad. Looking at the conditions, the spinners are expected to come into the play as soon as possible. Watch out for youngsters like Simandeep Singh who can be a good middle-order batsman. With Nizakat Khan at the top, Kowloon have a solid batsman at the top. This will also be Kowloon’s second game of the day, so they are expected to know the conditions better than their counterparts. That makes Kowloon Lions the favourites for the HKI vs KOL Dream 11 Today Match Prediction.
Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick
J Atkinson- The wicketkeeper-batsman will have a big responsibility to get some runs at the top. He is one of the most talented cricketers in HK cricket circuit. Expect him to be amongst the runs while maintaining a good strike rate.
T20 Career: Runs 1026, Avg. 32
A Khan- With his allround abilities, Aizaz Khan will be a useful player in this tournament. His medium-pace on slow tracks can be handy for his team in the middle overs. He has a good amount of experience while playing for Hong Kong.
T20 Career: Runs 403, Bat Avg. 12, Wkts 61, Bowl Avg. 21
Nizakat Khan- The opening batsman can be a dangerous player in the powerplay. He is an experienced player at the top and can get a long score once he gets set. He can be a smart pick in the fantasy team.
T20 Career: Runs 1126, Avg. 18
BAT: N Khan, N Shah, J Metters, S Singh
WK: J Atkinson
ALL: A Khan, H Arshad, E Khan
BOWL: D Pascoe, D Rao, A Trivedi