Lanka Premier League 2020 Match 14
Colombo Kings vs. Galle Gladiators- Mon, 7th December
LPL 2020 Match Prediction:
Match 14 of the ongoing Lanka Premier League will witness the Colombo Kings taking on the Galle Gladiators at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium in Hambantota. It is the first match of the day on exciting Monday 7th December.
Galle Gladiators listlessly languish at the bottom of the points table, having lost all five matches this season. They have been out of shape – woeful with the bat and sluggish with the ball. In contrast, Colombo Kings have experienced a different story. Having won four out of only five games, they sit second on the points table, fancying their chances of entering the playoffs.
Although they are the underdogs advancing into this clash, the Gladiators would be looking for a comeback win over the Kings in what should be a cracking contest on Monday. With both teams waiting for the incredibly important win, we are in for an indulgence on a double-header Monday in the Lanka Premier League 2020.
Galle Gladiators win this game.
Colombo Kings have been the hot picks of this season. They have had a great run till now, with each of their players stepping up at just the right time. The bowlers of the Colombo Kings have been their match winners. On a high scoring pitch at Hambantota, they have repeatedly managed to restrict the opposition at poor scores. Young Afghanistani leg-spinner Qais Ahmad is sending news around the cricketing world with his precise and frugal bowling.
Dinesh Chandimal and Dushmantha Chameera have showcased with the bat and ball correspondingly. And the experience brought in by skipper Angelo Mathews and Andre Russell is only a cherry on the cake for the Kings.
Down-and-out after five consecutive losses Galle Gladiators will be waiting to get their first win of the tournament. They have had a different share of fortune this season. They will badly want to overturn this. They can still be among the top spots in the league, needless to say, only if they win all the upcoming games.
The venue, Pitch Report, and Toss Prediction:
Although the wicket at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium has slowed down significantly, a high-scoring game is on the horizon. Betting tips claim pace bowlers, as well as the spinners, will extract help off the pitch. With enough pace, bounce, and spin, the bowlers will have their say.
Today match prediction knows the batsmen have been ruthless this season. Thus as per the match tips, the initial powerplay overs will be vital, and both sides will look to bat first. However, dew is awaited to play a role in the next innings. Thus as per the match tips, both teams will want to bat first on winning the toss. Today match prediction claims toss will be crucial.
Key Players to watch:
Captain Angelo Mathews, veteran all-rounder Andre Russell and wicketkeeper-batsman, Dinesh Chandimal of the Colombo Kings will be vital players in the game as per the match tips.
Betting tips envisage that Danushka Gunathilaka, Pakistani pace bowler Mohammad Amir, and local lad Shehan Jayasuriya of the Galle Gladiators will be the key players to watch out for in this game.