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TKR vs JAM – Match 18 of CPL 2021 – Dream11 Team, Predictions, and Fantasy Tips

This article will talk about the probable XIs for both teams and continue with the Dream11 predictions and the winning fantasy team for Match 15 of the CPL 2021 between Trinbago Knight Riders and Jamaica Tallawahs that is scheduled to take place on the 6th of September 2021.

Trinbago Knight Riders led by Kieron Pollard are standing at third position with two victories out of five they have played and they will take on Powell-led Jamaica Tallawahs who is at second position with two victories in this season. 

Jamaica Tallawahs lost their game by 6 wickets against Nevis Patriots. While batting first, Carlos Braithwaite was the top scorer with 27 runs, Walton (26) and Powell (24) also assisted him well to post a total of 166 runs on the board. In the bowling department, except Chris Green all four bowlers one wicket each but failed to defend the total for their team. 

On the other hand, Trinbago Knight Riders lost the tied match against Guyana in the super over. While batting first, they posted a total of 138 runs with 32 runs contributed by Colin Munro. Isuru Udana played an impressive cameo of 21 runs in nine deliveries. In the bowling department, Ravi Rampaul picked three wickets and Narine also bowled 2/9 in his four overs. 

Match Details 

Venue: Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts

Pitch and Weather: The pitch has been neutral so far in this tournament as both batsmen and bowlers found some assistance from the surface. Several games were in the range of 150 to 160 and we can expect the same sort of score in this match as well. The weather should be clear throughout the match as no rain is predicted. The temperature will be around 26°C during the match hours. 

Date & Time: September 06, 12.00 AM IST

Probable Playing XIs

Trinbago Knight Riders had a disappointing outing in the last game as their batting-order faced collected failure. Sunil Narine and Colin Munro got a start at the top but failed to convert it into big knocks. Lendl Simmons got out on golden duck so he will be keen to bounce back in this match. Kieron Pollard will be the main all-rounder along with. Isuru Udana. The bowling department was outstanding so they are likely to remain the same in this match. 

Chandwick Walton got injured during the batting but he is expected to be fit for this match. Kennar Lewis and Haider Ali will be the main batters at the top for Tallawahs. Carlos Braithwaite scored 27 runs so he gained some confidence with the bat. Andrew Russell and Rovman Powell will be key all-rounders in this match. The bowlers had performed well so they are unlikely to make any changes in the bowling department. 

Trinbago Knight Riders

Lendl Simmons, Sunil Narine, Tim Seifert (wk), Colin Munro, Tion Webster, Kieron Pollard(c), Denesh Ramdin, Akeal Hosein, Isuru Udana, Ravi Rampaul, Khary Pierre

Jamaica Tallawahs

Chandwick Walton(wk), Kennar Lewis, Haider Ali, Rovman Powell(c), Andrew Russell, Carlos Braithwaite, Migael Pretorius, Shamarh Brooks, Chris Green, Joshua James, Fidel Edwards

Match Prediction 

Trinbago Knight Riders lost their last encounter in super over but they have all capabilities to bounce back in this match. Although Jamaica is at a higher position in the points table Knight Riders will start as favorites in this match. 

Fantasy Tips 

Batsmen: Lendl Simmons and Colin Munro both can be selected from the batting section. Simmons got out earlier in the last couple of matches but he is the consistent performer for Knight Riders. Colin Munro scored 32 runs in the last game. Kennar Lewis is the second-highest run-scorer (160) in this season. Rovman Powell can be picked as the fourth batsman in this match. 

Wicket-Keepers: Tim Seifert scored 119 runs in five games and he is also very consistent with his glove-work so he will be the best wicket-keeping option in this match. 

All-rounders: Kieron Pollard scored 123 runs for Knight Riders this season. Pollard is also bowling a couple of overs. Sunil Narine bowled an outstanding spell in the last game and also scored nearly 25 runs at the top. Andrew Russell is the automatic choice in this all-rounder section. 

Bowlers: Ravi Rampaul picked 13 wickets in five games and he is also the highest wicket-taker in this season. Akeal Hussain picked six wickets for Knight Riders so he can be picked in your fantasy team. Migael Pretorius is the second-highest wicket-taker with 10 wickets in four outings. 

Captaincy Choices 

Fantasy Team: Lendl Simmons, Colin Munro, Tim Seifert, Kennar Lewis, Rovman Powell, Kieron Pollard, Andrew Russell(c), Sunil Narine(VC), Ravi Rampaul, Akeal Hussain, Migael Pretorius. 

Captain – Andrew Russell 

The most attacking all-rounder will be a player to watch out for in this game. Andrew Russell got dismissed earlier in the last game but the power-hitter will be keen to put up a show against Knight Riders.

Vice-Captain – Sunil Narine

Sunil Narine scored 21 runs and bowled the most economical spell in the last game so he can be picked as vice-captain against Tallawahs. 

Dream11 Team

TKR vs JT Dream11 Team

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