Cricket Match Predictions: Lanka Premier League 2020 - Galle Gladiators vs Jaffna Stallions - Match 9
The 9th match of the Lanka Premier League 2020 will be played between Galle Gladiators and Jaffna Stallions at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota in Sri Lanka.
Galle Gladiators are placed at the bottom of the Lanka Premier League 2020 points table with losses in all 3 of their matches of the competition.
Danushka Gunathilaka has scored the most runs for Galle Gladiators with 150 runs at an average of 75. He has batted at a strike rate of 153. Shahid Afridi has also scored 70 runs.
Lakshan Sandakan has been their most effective bowler. Mohammed Amir, Asitha Fernando and Mohamed Shiraz have also been among wickets.
Jaffna Stallions are placed at the top of the Lanka Premier League 2020 points table with wins in all 3 of their matches. The team is with 6 points.
Thisara Perera is the top run scorer for Jaffna Stallions with 165 runs from 3 matches at a strike rate of 229. Avishka Fernando has also made 99 runs.
Duanne Olivier has been among the best bowlers for Jaffna Stallions and has picked up 6 wickets while conceding 116 runs. Usman Shinwari also has 6 wickets.
Let's have a look at the squads of both teams:
Jaffna Stallions - Thisara Perera, Prabhath Jayasuriya, Wanidu Hasaranga, Shoaib Malik, Usman Shinwari, Avishka Fernando, Dananjaya De Silva, Suranga Lakmal, Binura Fernando, Minod Bhanuka, Chathuranga de Silva, Mahesh Theekshana, Charith Asalanka, Nuwandinu Fernando, Kanakaratnam Kapilraj, Theivendiram Dinoshan, Vijayakanth Vijayakanth, Kyle Abbott, Duanne Olivier, Tom Moores, Johnson Charles, Duanne Oliver, Sebastianpillai Vijeyaraj
Galle Gladiators - Shahid Afridi, Hazratullah Zazai, Mohammed Amir, Danushka Gunathilaka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Akila Dananjaya, Milinda Siriwardane, Azam Khan, Lakshan Sandakan, Shehan Jayasuriya, Asitha Fernando, Nuwan Thushara, Mohammed Shiraz, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Chanaka Ruwansiri, Sahan Arachchi, Duvindu Tillakaratne, Chadwick Walton, Ashan Ali, Abdul Nasir, Waqas Maqsood
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Jaffna Stallions
Who will win? – Jaffna Stallions
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Shoaib Malik (Jaffna Stallions), Danushka Gunathilaka (Galle Gladiators)
Top Bowler (wickets taken) – Usman Shinwari (Jaffna Stallions), Lakshan Sandakan (Galle Gladiators)
Most Sixes – Thisara Perera (Jaffna Stallions), Danushka Gunathilaka (Galle Gladiators)
Man of the Match – Thisara Perera
Team Scores Batting first – Jaffna Stallions 170+, Galle Gladiators 160+
Match Handicap Jaffna Stallions
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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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