Cricket Betting Tips & Match Predictions: Super50 Cup 2021- Windward Islands vs Trinidad & Tobago Red Force – Match 6
The 6th match of the Super50 Cup 2021 will be played between Windward Islands and Trinidad & Tobago Red Force at the Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua.
Current Form Trinidad and Tobago Red Force:
Trinidad and Tobago Red Force have won their first match of the tournament against Jamaica Scorpions.
Winning the toss, Trinidad and Tobago decided to field first. Ravi Rampaul removed the opener Romaine Morrison for a paltry 5 runs. Aldane Thomas was dismissed soon after by Anderson Philip. Amidst troubled waters, Brandon King and Andre McCarthy steadied the ship and collected 116 runs for the 3rd wicket partnership. Rovman Powell in the lower middle order played a fine knock of 43 in 44 deliveries to take his team past the 250 mark. In the end, Jamaica Scorpions managed a total of 258 in their 50 overs. Anderson Philip was the star with the ball as he picked up 3 wickets in 10 overs.
Chasing 258, the star studded Trinidad and Tobago Red Force lost Lendl Simmons early on in the innings for a duck. Evin Lewis carried on his form after a phenomenal Abu Dhabi T10 tournament and smashed 107 off just 92 deliveries. His innings was a treat to watch as it included 7 maximums. Darren Bravo too played his part in the middle over and scored important 59 runs for his team and remained unbeaten to take his team home. Nicholas Pooran too contributed with the bat and made 43 runs to take T&T closer to the target. In the end, Trinidad and Tobago chased the total comfortably with 5 wickets in hand and 9 overs to spare.
Current Form Windward Islands:
Windward Islands have made a great start to the tournament with a win against Leeward Islands in the first match of the tournament.
Batting first, Windward Islands lost their key player Kimani Melius early on to the bowling of Quinton Boatswain. The next one to follow the suit was Desron Maloney who was dismissed in the 8th over, leaving the scoreboard to 40 for 2. In came the dependable Sunil Ambris who carted the bowlers to all parts of the ground for his 70 runs. Kevin Stoute and Ambris shared a partnership of 119 runs for the 3rd wicket. Kevin Stoute missed out on his century and scored 86 off 96 deliveries. As a result of these performances in the middle order, Windward Islands reached a respectable total of 284 in 50 overs.
Chasing 284, Leeward Islands lost Kieran Powell in the first over of the innings. Ryan John provided the first breakthrough and he was over the moon earning the wicket. Post that, Ross Powell played a good innings of 46 runs before being dismissed by Larry Edwards on a delivery that came in sharply from outside the off stump to take the bails off. Nitish Kumar made his first century of the tournament as he smashed 112 off 106 deliveries. He kept Leeward Islands in the game but the hopes perished once he was dismissed by Keron Cottoy. The lower order could not put up a fight and Leeward Islands were bowled out for 253, losing the match by 31 runs.
Leading Run Scorers:
Evin Lewis is the leading run scorer for Trinidad and Tobago Red Force with 107 runs to his name in 1 match so far.
Kevin Stoute is the leading run scorer for Windward Islands with 86 runs to his name in 1 match.
Leading Wicket Takers:
Anderson Philip is the leading wicket taker for Trinidad and Tobago with 3 wickets to his tally.
Larry Edwards is the leading wicket taker for Windward Islands with 2 wickets to his tally.
Let’s have a look at the squads:
Trinidad and Tobago Red Force: Kieron Pollard (Captain), Darren Bravo (Vice-Captain), Akeal Hosein, Imran Khan, Evin Lewis, Jason Mohammed, Sunil Narine, Kjorn Ottley, Khary Pierre, Nicholas Pooran, Anderson Phillip, Denesh Ramdin, Ravi Rampaul, Jayden Seales, Lendl Simmons
Windward Islands Volcanoes: Sunil Ambris (Captain), Andre Fletcher (Vice-Captain), Alick Athanaze, Roland Cato, Keron Cottoy, Kenneth Dember, Larry Edward, Ryan John, Ray Jordan, Desron Maloney, Obed McCoy, Preston McSween, Kimani Melius, Emmanuel Stewart, Kevin Stoute
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? – Windward Islands
Who will win? – Trinidad and Tobago Red Force
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Nicholas Pooran (Trinidad and Tobago Red Force), Kimani Melius (Windward Islands)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Anderson Philip (Trinidad and Tobago Red Force), Larry Edwards (Windward Islands)
Most Sixes – Nicholas Pooran (Trinidad and Tobago Red Force), Kimani Melius (Windward Islands)
Player of the Match- Nicholas Pooran (Trinidad and Tobago Red Force)
Team Scores Batting first – Trinidad and Tobago Red Force 280+, Windward Islands 265+
Match Handicap- Trinidad and Tobago Red Force
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In-Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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