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TN vs UP Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Match Prediction-Fantasy Team News


Uttar Pradesh vs Tamil Nadu

Super League Group B, Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2018

Uttar Pradesh lock horns with Tamil Nadu in the upcoming Super League Group B fixture of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2018 at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Uttar Pradesh have won 3 in 5 matches in the Central Zone league stage, while Tamil Nadu secured 4 wins in 5 games in the South Zone group.


Match Details:

When: January 23, 01:00 PM Local

Where: Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Ground Stats:

T20Is hosted: 6

Average 1st Innings total: 148

Average 2nd Innings total: 128

Highest total: 201

Lowest total: 70


Tamil Nadu Team News:

Dinesh Karthik has flown to South Africa to replace injured Wriddhiman Saha in the national side.

Form guide (recent first): L W L W W


Bharath Shankar, Washington Sundar, Ganga Sridhar Raju, Baba Aparajith, Vijay Shankar, N Jagadeesan, Sanjay Yadav, M Mohammed, Krishnamoorthy Vignesh, V Athisayaraj Davidson, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Srikkanth Anirudha, Antony Dhas, Ramalingam Rohit, Murugan Ashwin, Rahil Shah, Abhinav Mukund

Probable XI

Baba Aparajith, Vijay Shankar (c), M Mohammed, Bharath Shankar, Washington Sundar, Ganga Sridhar Raju, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, V Athisayaraj Davidson, Sanjay Yadav, Krishnamoorthy Vignesh, N Jagadeesan (wk)

Key players

  • Baba Aparajith is the key batsman in the TN lineup.
  • Krishnamoorthy Vignesh and V Athisayaraj Davidson have picked 10 wickets each in 6 games for Tamil Nadu.


Uttar Pradesh Team News:

The team management have not announced any changes to the playing XI.

Form guide (recent first): W W W L L


Samarth Singh, Shivam Chaudhary, Suresh Raina, Akshdeep Nath, Sarfaraz Khan, Rinku Singh, Saurabh Kumar, Praveen Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Ankit Rajpoot, Mohsin Khan, Umang Sharma, Salman Khan, Sarul Kanwar, Eklavya Dwivedi, Amit Mishra, Abhishek Goswami

Probable XI

Shivam Chaudhary, Samarth Singh, Suresh Raina (c), Akshdeep Nath (wk), Sarfaraz Khan, Rinku Singh, Saurabh Kumar, Praveen Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Ankit Rajpoot, Mohsin Khan

Key players

  • Suresh Raina, Akshdeep Nath and Sarfaraz Khan are key to UP’s batting.
  • Kuldeep Yadav can bamboozle TN batsmen with his Chinamen bowling.


India Fantasy Prediction:

Tamil Nadu looks a bit thin in the absence of their main man, Dinesh Karthik. We advise you to make more selections from the Uttar Pradesh unit.


Please note: This TN vs UP match preview is based on our research and news sourced from various sources. You can select your own playing XI from the squads of the two teams listed above.


TN vs UP Fantasy Team Prediction

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Himanshu Sharma

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