Women’s Cricket Super League, 2018

YD vs LL 29th Match Preview | Who Will Win Today Match

Headingley, Leeds on August 18, Saturday at 11:30 PM IST

Second-placed Yorkshire Diamonds will face off top spot holder Loughborough Lightning in their last fixture at Leeds on Saturday evening.

With 31 points through 7 wins in 9 matches, Loughborough Lightning are placed at the top and have already secured a place in the final’s day. They would be looking to go in the next round with a win when they face Diamonds tomorrow. In their first encounter, Lightning registered 41 runs win over Diamonds and would be eyeing to repeat the same.

On the other hand, Yorkshire Diamonds, placed bottom-second with 2 wins in 9 games would be hoping to bid goodbye to the tournament with a win. They have faced defeat in their last encounter against Lancashire Thunder by 9 runs and would be desperately looking for a win in the last game.

Read on for YD vs LL team news and YD vs LL dream11 prediction.

 

Venue Stats:

Total matches – 41

Matches won batting first – 15

Matches won bowling first – 24

Average 1st Inns scores – 223

Average 2nd Inns scores – 205

Highest total recorded  – 339/6 (50 Ov) by Eng vs RSA

Lowest total recorded  – 93/10 (36.2 Ov) by Eng vs Aus

Highest score chased – 324/2 (37.3 Ov) by SL vs Eng

Lowest score defended – 165/9 (60 Ov) by Eng vs Pak

 

YD vs LL Team News:

Loughborough Lightning might give rest to some of the key players ahead of the big clash.

Yorkshire Diamonds are expected to feature their full strength in their final game of the tournament.

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YD vs LL Playing 11:

The probable YD vs LL playing 11 is listed below.

YD:

Wicket-keeper: Beth Mooney

Batswomen: Chamari Athapaththu, Lauren Winfield (c), Thea Brookes

All-rounder: Beth Langston, Delissa Kimmince, Alice Davidson Richards

Bowlers: Katie Levick, Helen Fenby, Katherine Brunt, Gwenan Davies

 

LL:

Wicket-keeper: Ellen Jones

Batswomen: Georgia Adams, Lucy Higham, Elyse Villani, Rachel Haynes

All-rounder: Sarah Glenn, Sophie Devine

Bowlers: Linsey Smith, Kristie Gordon, Jenny Gunn, Georgia Elwiss

 

Squads:

Yorkshire Diamonds-

Lauren Winfield, Helen Fenby, Alice Davidson-Richards, Katie Levick, Katherine Brunt, Beth Langston, Beth Mooney, Chamari Athapaththu, Delissa Kimmince, Alice Monaghan, Sophie Munro, Bess Heath, Thea Brookes, Gwen Davies

Loughborough Lightning-

Georgia Elwiss, Rachael Haynes, Abbey Freeborn, Jenny Gunn, Georgia Adams, Lucy Highham, Sarah Glenn, Sonia Odedra, Kirstie Gordon, Jo Gardner, Amy Jones, Tara Norris, Linsey Smith, Sophie Devine

 

YD vs LL Key Players:

Beth Mooney, Katherine Brunt, and Thea Brookes have played individual knocks for Yorkshire Diamonds in the last couple of games. They need to put up big partnerships.

In bowling, Katherine Brunt, Beth Langston, and Katie Levick will be the key.

For Lightning, Sophie Devine and Rachael Haynes are responsible for putting runs. R Haynes returned unbeaten 66 off 40 deliveries in the last game against Western Storm and also scored 40* of 37 against Lancashire Thunder in the previous game.

In bowling, Jenny Gunn and Kristie Gordon will be the key. Gordon bagged 3 wickets in the last game.

 

YD vs LL Dream11 Team 

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