The 6th match of the Caribbean Premier League 2020 will be played between Trinbago Knight Riders vs Jamaica Tallawahs at the Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba in Trinidad.
Trinbago Knight Riders Team News & Playing 11
TKR Team News
Sunil Narine opened the batting with Lendl Simmons last time out, with Colin Munro at number three. It proved a successful tactic, though Simmons did not really get flowing, and the Knight Riders could be unchanged from their opening win.
TKR Key Players
- Sunil Narine: Showed what the Knight Riders missed when injury ruled him out of a big chunk of last season, by hitting 50 and taking 2-19 in the opening game.
- Colin Munro: Gave a brief glimpse into his best big-hitting form, when he hit a four and two sixes in his seven-ball innings at number three.
- Dwayne Bravo: Moved to 498 wickets in T20 cricket last time out, as he closes in on becoming the first to 500, before hitting the match-winning four.
TKR Team Form
Trinbago Knight Riders opened with a statement win against fellow co-favorites Guyana Amazon Warriors. Sunil Narine took 2-19 as the Warriors posted 144/5 from a reduced 17 overs before the all-rounder hit 50 from 28 balls as they claimed a four-wicket win.
Trinbago Knight Riders Predicted Playing 11
Lendl Simmons, Sunil Narine, Colin Munro, Kieron Pollard (c), Darren Bravo, Tim Seifert (wk), Dwayne Bravo, Sikandar Raza, Ali Khan, Fawad Ahmed, Jayden Seales
Jamaica Tallawahs Team News & Playing 11
JT Team News
Mujeeb Ur Rahman has been brought in to replace unavailable Tabraiz Shamsi, while Sandeep Lamichhane and Carlos Brathwaite are key acquisitions. Andre Russell remains a key player, while Rovman Powell has taken on the captaincy following Chris Gayle’s departure.
JT Key Players
- Glenn Phillips: Hit a half-century when these teams last met and started the tournament with 44 from 29 balls at the top of the batting order.
- Andre Russell: A subdued start by his standards, but he still took 1-32 with the ball and then hit a patient 16 with the ball.
- Mujeeb Ur Rahman: The Afghan spinner started the tournament by showcasing some top bowling form, taking 2-25 from his four overs.
JT Team Form
Jamaica Tallawahs started with a win against St Lucia Zouks. Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Veerasammy Permaul each took two wickets as they restricted the Zouks to 158/7 and Glenn Phillips (44) and Asif Ali (47*) led the chase – the Tallawahs getting home with seven balls to spare to win by five wickets.
Jamaica Tallawahs Predicted Playing 11
Glenn Phillips (wk), Chadwick Walton, Nicholas Kirton, Asif Ali, Andre Russell, Rovman Powell (c), Carlos Brathwaite, Veerasammy Permaul, Oshane Thomas, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Sandeep Lamichhane
Trinbago Knight Riders vs Jamaica Tallawahs Team Form in Last Five Matches
TKR : W L W L L
JT : W L L W L
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* – PrePlay
Who will win the toss? – Trinbago Knight Riders
Who will win? – Trinbago Knight Riders
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Glenn Phillips (Jamaica Tallawahs), Lendl Simmons (Trinbago Knight Riders)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Mujeeb Ur Rahman (Jamaica Tallawahs), Sunil Narine (Trinbago Knight Riders)
Most Sixes – Asif Ali (Jamaica Tallawahs), Kieron Pollard (Trinbago Knight Riders)
Man of the Match – Sunil Narine
Team Scores Batting first – Jamaica Tallawahs 160+, Trinbago Knight Riders 185+
Match Handicap Trinbago Knight Riders