Lanka Premier League 2020 Match 11
Colombo Kings vs Jaffna Stallions – Fri, 4th December
LPL 2020 Match Prediction:
Match 11 of the ongoing Lanka Premier League will witness the Jaffna Stallions taking on the Colombo Kings at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium in Hambantota. It is the sole match of the day on Friday 5th December.
Jaffna Stallions are at the top of the Lanka Premier League 2020 points table with four wins in as many games. Today match prediction states they are the only team to be unbeaten in any game. In contrast, the Colombo Kings, on the other hand, sit third on the points table with 4 points in their bag.
With two valuable points on offer and the tournament nearing’s business end, each of these teams will be eyeing a victory as per the betting tips. A win in this game will set their momentum; hence as claimed by match tips, Jaffna Stallions will favorites.
Jaffna Stallions win this game.
Jaffna Stallions have been brilliant this season. They have managed to cruise undefeated in all their matches until now. With their captain leading from the front, Thisara Perera has not only been the top scorer for his team, but he has also taken crucial wickets. Today match prediction asserts the other batting roster also has come up with goods on regular intervals with the likes of Shoaib Malik and Avishka Fernando.
South African pacer Duanne Olivier has been amidst the best bowlers for Jaffna Stallions. The bowling unit has been extremely dominant, with Usman Shinwari and Wanindu Hasaranga have picked up a bunch of wickets.
Match tips say that even though the Stallions are rich favorites to make it five straight wins, the Colombo Kings have also been remarkable this season. With two wins in three games, betting tips are that the Colombo Kings are still searching for a playoff seat.
However, they would love to recoil back to winning after a defeat against Dambulla Viiking before this week. With experienced players like Andre Russell and Angelo Mathews in their roster – who are proficient in turning matches in a prompt – you cannot undervalue the Kings’ chances in this fixture.
The venue, Pitch Report, and Toss Prediction:
A high-scoring match beckons at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, with over 180 being scored frequently. And since this is the only game of the day, match tips claim the pace bowlers will get something off the surface, resulting in a few wickets during the power play overs.
However, the spinners should come into tandem as the match headways with some turn on offer. Dew is anticipated 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:
Opening batsman Avishka Fernando, all-rounder -Captain Thisara Perera and leg spinner Wanindu Hasaranga of Jaffna Stallions will be prime players to watch in this match as per the betting tips. All-rounder Andre Russell, veteran batsman Dinesh Chandimal, and Angelo Mathews of Colombo Kings will be the main players to watch in this match.