CPL 2021- TKR vs SLK Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Dream11 Team, and Injury Update of the match between Trinbago Knight Riders and St Lucia Kings.
TKR vs SLK CPL 2021 Match Preview:
Trinbago Knight Riders will lock horns with St Lucia Kings in the First Semi-Final match of the Caribbean Premier League, at Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts, on Tuesday.
Defending champions Trinbago Knight Riders topped the league stages. They finished with six wins and four losses and out of those six wins, four of them came in the last five games. Meanwhile, St Lucia Kings have been quite inconsistent in this tournament. They have won five and lost five and finished fourth on the points table.
The Knight Riders are in good form, and they come here with a win against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. They have players for big occasions, and they would look to take the side through to the final. Kieron Pollard’s side has momentum on its side after their brilliant win against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. In a game where the advantage shifted continuously, Pollard’s side held on to its nerves and won the game by 4 wickets.
Saint Lucia Kings on the other hand suffered a massive loss against the Barbados Royals in their last game. It will be interesting to see if the Kings are able to cause a major upset winning this game as there would be pressure on both camps to perform.
Faf du Plessis who missed the last game due to a groin injury is likely to make a comeback. He would be upset with the bowling efforts of his side in the last game. Kings failed to defend a big score against Barbados Royals losing by 8 wickets.
TKR vs SLK CPL 2021 Match Details:
Venue: Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
Date & Time: 14th Sep, at 07:30 PM IST
Live Score: Cricketaddictor
TKR vs SLK CPL 2021 Pitch Report:
The new wicket being used has been good for batting from both the matches seen so far. If the batsmen get themselves in, they can easily score runs. Spinners will have a key role to play. Fast bowlers will face difficulties on this wicket. They will need to use their cutters, slower ones, change of pace, and other variations effectively. Expect another high-scoring clash.
TKR vs SLK CPL 2021 Probable Playing XIs:
TKR: Lendl Simmons, Colin Munro, Darren Bravo, Tim Seifert, Denesh Ramdin (wk), Kieron Pollard (c), Sunil Narine, Akeal Hosein, Isuru Udana/Jayden Seales, Ali Khan, Ravi Rampaul
SLK: Andre Fletcher (wk), Faf du Plessis (c), Mark Deyal, Roston Chase, Tim David, David Wiese, Keemo Paul, Kadeem Alleyne, Wahab Riaz, Alzarri Joseph, Jeavor Royal
Top Picks for TKR vs SLK CPL 2021 Dream11 Prediction and Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Kieron Pollard; is in top form with the bat and he has already played a few match-winning knocks this season. The TKR skipper has amassed 235 runs at an average of 39.16 and a strike – rate of 154.60. Plus, he has hit 18 sixes.
Colin Munro: New Zealand batter has accumulated 239 runs in 10 matches in this season so far. He is still a good pick for your fantasy teams.
Lendl Simmons hasn’t got a lot of runs in this season and may have mustered just 189 runs in 10 games. However, he is a big-match player and can be backed to come good.
Tim Seifert has contributed nicely with the bat. He slots in the middle-order and has scored some crucial runs. He has accumulated 167 runs in this tournament so far.
Akeal Hosein has been very consistent with the ball. The left-arm spinner has returned with 12 wickets at an average of 12.36 and an economy rate of 4.25.
Ravi Rampaul has been in magnificent form with the ball. The veteran fast bowler is the joint-highest wicket-taker in this CPL 2021. He has returned with 18 wickets at an economy rate of 7.26. Thus, he can be backed as vice-captain.
Sunil Narine will be a top captaincy option. He did not play the last game but he is likely to return for this knockout encounter. The mystery spinner has picked up 11 wickets at an economy rate of 4.52. He has also got 107 runs with the bat.
Ali Khan has had a telling impact in the last few games. He has played only three games this season and he has returned with eight wickets already. He averages 9.87 with the ball and has a bowling strike – rate of 7.5.
Faf du Plessis: He has blown hot and cold throughout this competition. The SLK skipper has mustered 277 runs including the highest score of 120 not out against St Kitts, he is the match-winner and can be a good option among the betters.
Tim David: He will be a must-pick here. He is the one of leading run-getters for St Lucia Kings in the tournament as he has scored 234 runs. He smashed a 28-ball 56 runs against Jamaica Tallawahs, which included 8 fours and 3 maximums.
Andre Fletcher will be the best choice for a wicket-keeper in this contest. he opens for Lucia Kings and gets a good start for his team. He is back in his usual groove, as he played a sublime knock in the last match against Knight Riders, where he smashed unbeaten 81* runs from 55 deliveries. Accumulated 214 runs in 9 games so far.
David Wiese could be a utility option. He has played just three games and he has already taken a five-wicket haul. He can even tonk it around with the bat and has chipped in with 55 runs so far.
Roston Chase is going to be a captaincy favorite. The off-spinning all-rounder has been very consistent this season. He has scored 367 runs at an average of 52.42 and a strike – rate of 147.98. With the ball, he has taken nine wickets.
Kesrick Williams scalped 4 wicket haul against Knight Riders. He has picked up 10 wickets in the tournament so far.
Jeavor Royal has been bowling really well and led the charge with the ball for the St Lucia Kings. The left-arm spinner has taken 12 wickets from seven innings at an economy rate of 6.75.
Obed McCoy is a talented pacer, who is good at varying his pace at the death overs. Despite going 13 runs an over against Jamaica Tallawahs, he picked up 3 wickets. Picked up two wickets in the last game to make a tally total of 5 in this competition.
TKR vs SLK CPL 2021 Must Picks for Dream11 Team Prediction:
|Player||Statistics (Last 5 matches)||Dream 11 Points|
|Kieron Pollard||112 runs + 1 wicket||12, 62, 12, 46, 82|
|Colin Munro||145 runs||54, 27, 55, 72, 20|
|Ravi Rampaul||9 wickets||134, 56, 52, 8, 37|
|Faf du Plessis||251 runs||169, 33, 26, 19, 113|
|David Wiese||75 runs + 5 wickets||100, 25, 21, 174, 28|
|Roston Chase||177 runs + 3 wickets||89, 80, 109, 14, 113|
TKR vs SLK CPL 2021 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Roston Chase, Kieron Pollard
Vice-Captain – Faf du Plessis, Ravi Rampaul
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for TKR vs SLK Dream11 Team:
Wicketkeeper– Andre Fletcher, Tim Seifert
Batsmen– Faf du Plessis (vc), Colin Munro, Darren Bravo
All Rounders– Roston Chase (c), Kieron Pollard, David Wiese
Bowlers– Ravi Rampaul, Akeal Hosein, Ali Khan
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for TKR vs SLK Dream11 Team:
Wicketkeeper– Andre Fletcher, Tim Seifert
Batsmen– Faf du Plessis, Colin Munro, Lendl Simmons
All Rounders– Kieron Pollard (c), David Wiese, Sunil Narine
Bowlers– Ravi Rampaul (vc), Ali Khan, Jeavor Royal
TKR vs SLK CPL 2021 Probable Winner:
St Lucia Kings are expected to win this match of CPL 2021.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.