Zalgiris Kaunas will be looking for their third consecutive win when they welcome Zenit Saint Petersburg in EuroLeague fifth-round match at Žalgiris arena. With those wins, Zalgiris improved their standing on the points table to 8th, one game behind 6th placed ASVEL.
Zenit Saint Petersburg, meanwhile, could do with a win here after losing the last two matches. The last one was a hard s[ill to swallow as it came at home against Greek side Panathinaikos.
Zenit had their chances though as they trailed by just two points at the break. But the Greek side pulled clear after a 5-0 run at the start of the fourth quarter.
What competition it is? Euro League Basketball
The match will be played between Zalgiris Kaunas and Zenit Saint Petersburg at Žalgiris arena, in Kaunas, Lithuania. The arena has a capacity of 15,415.
Match Day: October 30, 2019, @ 11:30 PM IST
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This will be the first-ever meeting between Zalgiris and Zenit Saint Petersburg in the EuroLeague.
Zalgiris boast the best defensive record in the league this season having allowed just 71 points per game, while Zenit’s average of 71 per game is the lowest in the league.
ZAL vs ZEN Dream11 team News:
Zalgiris Kaunas Team News:
Laurynas Birutis is ruled out with a knee injury. Rokas Jokubaitis is the latest player heading into the treatment room as he recovers from an injured thumb. Alex Perez is questionable for this week’s game due to a groin injury.
Zenit Saint Petersburg Team News:
Andrey Zubkov’s thigh injury will keep him out for a few months. Team captain Evgeny Voronov and Anton Pushkov are also out.
Squad for the Euro League Basketball:
Zalgiris Kaunas squad:
Thomas Walkup, Alex Perez, Lukas Lekavicius, Nigel Hayes, Erikas Venskus, Paulius Jankunas, Karolis Lukosiunas, Laurynas Birutis, Arturas Milaknis, Martinas Geben, Zach LeDay, Jock Landale, Marius Grigonis, Kerr Kriisa, Edgaras Ulanovas
Zenit Saint Petersburg Squad:
Colton Iverson, Andrew Albicy, Anton Ponkrashov, Auston Hollins, Will Thomas, Alex Renfroe, Dmitry Khvostov, Anton Pushkov, Vladislav Trushkin, Evgeny Voronov, Andrey Zubkov, Tim Abromaitis, Mateusz Ponitka, Gustavo Ayón
Players to watch out for: (Captain options):
ZAL vs ZEN Dream11 Teams (Starting Lineup; Probables):
Likely to feature from the bench:
ZAL vs ZEN Dream11 Today Match Prediction:
INDIA FANTASY PREDICTION
Zalgiris Kaunas will start the game as favourites.