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| On Sep 25, 2021 8:00 AM IST

KK vs LP Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Pitch Report, Team Details


KK vs LP Dream11 Prediction: In the opening match of the Everest Premier League T20 2021, the Kathmandu Kings XI will be taking on the Lalitpur Patriots on 25 September at the Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground. This will be the first match of the tournament and both the teams will want to perform with the best of their abilities from the start.

KK vs LP Dream 11 Prediction

Both these teams performed impressively well in the previous edition of the Everest Premier League T20 held in 2018. The Kathmandu Kings XI finished at the second position with four wins from five matches in the last season. On the other hand, the Lalitpur Patriots went on come out as the winners of the competition in 2018 as they got hands on the prestigious trophy for the first time.

KK vs LP Match Details

This will be the fourth edition of the Everest Premier League and the Lalitpur Patriots are the defending champions as they won the tournament that took place in 2018. All the 19 matches of this edition of the competition will be played at the same venue which is at the Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur in Nepal.

Fixture Name: Match 1, Kathmandu Kings XI vs Lalitpur Patriots

Competition: Everest Premier League T20

Date: 25 September

Time: 12 PM IST

KK vs LP Ground Details

Ground: Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur, Nepal

Pitch Report: The surface at the Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground is expected to offer enough help to the batsmen and the bowlers. Things will be a little difficult for the bowlers as the batters will make merry in these brilliant conditions. The spinners will surely come into play as the game progresses. However, the captain winning the toss will choose to bowl first.

KK vs LP Dream 11 Team Prediction

It will be a good move to include more of Lalitpur Patriots players in your respective dream fantasy teams. The conditions are expected to be brilliant for batting and thus, pack your teams with more of batsmen and all-rounders to increase the chances of winning big contests. The likes of Shahid Afridi, Kushal Bhurtel, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Sandeep Lamichhane and Ryan Burl will be the must pick players for this match.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Rahmanullah Gurbaz
BATSMEN: Gyanendra Malla, Kushal Bhurtel, Oshada Fernando, Ryan Burl
ALL-ROUNDERS: Shahid Afridi, Sher Malla, Yogendra Singh-Karki
BOWLERS: Azmatullah Omarzai, Lalit Rajbanshi, Sandeep Lamichhane

KK vs LP Dream 11 Fantasy Tips 2021

The Lalitpur Patriots will definitely have the upper hand in this contest as they were the winners of the Everest Premier League T20 in 2018. Lalitpur Patriots will be the favourites to win this opening match of the tournament. On the other hand, Kathmandu Kings XI also have the team this year to put up a strong fight and start their campaign with a winning momentum.

KK Top Picks

The Kathmandu Kings XI will be hoping that both their batsmen and bowlers will be in a good form at the very start of the tournament. The likes of Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Ryan Burl and Amit Shrestha will be their important batsmen in this match and they will be looking to perform with the best of their potentials. On the other hand, Sandeep Lamichhane, Jitendra Mukhiya and Samsad Sheikh will be the main bowlers.

Shahid Afridi

For the Kathmandu Kings XI, veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi will surely bring in his years of experience into play here in the Everest Premier League T20 2021. He has played international cricket for quite a significant period of time and was really effective both with the bat and ball. Shahid Afridi has taken more than 300 wickets and also smashed a wonderful total of 4395 runs.

Name Matches Runs Wickets
Shahid Afridi 326 4395 344

Sandeep Lamichhane

Kathmandu Kings XI’s leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has performed sensationally well in the T20 format in the recent while. He was really impressive in the inaugural Hundred tournament in England. Lamichhane has also delivered excellently well at the international level for Nepal this season. The leggie has picked up more than 100 wickets in his short T20 career.

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Name Matches Wickets Economy
Sandeep Lamichhane 101 138 6.86

KK News

  • There are no injury problems for the Kathmandu Kings XI camp.
  • Sandeep Lamichhane will captain the side.
  • Rahmanullah Gurbaz will be the wicket-keeper.
  • Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Ryan Burl and Amit Shrestha will be their important batsmen.
  • Sandeep Lamichhane, Jitendra Mukhiya, Shahid Afridi and Samsad Sheikh will be the main bowlers.

KK Playing 11 (likely)
Rahmanullah Gurbaz
Ryan Burl
Amit Shrestha
Shahid Afridi
Sher Malla
Siddhant Lohani
Amar Singh Routela
Jitendra Mukhiya
Sandeep Lamichhane
Samsad Sheikh
Gulsan Jha

LP Top Picks

For the Lalitpur Patriots, last year’s superb winning campaign will be a great confidence both in the batting and bowling departments this season as well. They will depend a lot on the likes of Gyanendra Malla, Kushal Bhurtel and Oshada Fernando to come good in the batting department. On the other hand, Azmatullah Omarzai, Lalit Rajbanshi and Surya Tamang will have to take the responsibility with the ball.

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Oshada Fernando

Lalitpur Patriots’ Oshada Fernando has a fine record in T20 cricket with the bat and most importantly, has great amount of experience playing on slow pitches. Oshada has scored more than 400 runs in just 29 T20 matches. The right-handed batsman has notched up two impressive fifties in the shortest format of the game. He will be a key player to watch out for in this edition of the Everest Premier League T20.

Name Matches Runs
Oshada Fernando 29 445

Kushal Bhurtel

For the Lalitpur Patriots, Kushal Bhurtel will be an important performer in this match for his team in the batting department especially due to his incredible record in the T20 format. Kushal has scored more than 270 runs in only 5 innings at a wonderful strike-rate of 140.40. He will now be looking to gain some crucial form before the ICC T20 World Cup 2021.

Name Matches Runs Strike-Rate
Kushal Bhurtel 5 278 140.40

LP News

  • There are no injury issues for the Lalitpur Patriots.
  • Gyanendra Malla will be the captain.
  • Sandun Weerakkody will keep the wickets.
  • Gyanendra Malla, Kushal Bhurtel and Oshada Fernando will be their mainstays in the batting department.
  • Azmatullah Omarzai, Lalit Rajbanshi and Surya Tamang will be their key bowlers.

LP Playing 11 (likely)
Sandun Weerakkody
Gyanendra Malla
Kushal Bhurtel
Oshada Fernando
Yogendra Singh-Karki
Azmatullah Omarzai
Pawan Sarraf
Ario Poudel
Sundeep Jora
Surya Tamang
Lalit Rajbanshi

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Watch KK vs LP Live Score And Streaming

Watch the Everest Premier League T20 2021 Live score and streaming on  the FanCode app. All the player stats and match scores along with exciting live ball-to-ball commentary will be available on FanCode. There will a great experience of entertainment and FanCode is the official sponsor of this local competition organised by the Nepal Cricket Board. There will be some exciting names in action in this Match 1 between KK vs LP.

List of Channels to watch KK vs LP Match

The 2021 edition of the Everest Premier League T20 will not be broadcasted on the television in India. The television broadcasting rights was not available for this local Twenty20 competition and the live streaming will be available only at the online platform which is the FanCode app. However, even on the FanCode app, the entertaining cricketing coverage is available just like it is on the television sets.

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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.