TNPL 2021, Dindigul Dragons vs Salem Spartans: The Dindigul Dragons will lock horns with Salem Spartans in the 15th match of the TNPL 2021. The match will be played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium Chepauk on July 30 at 7.30 pm IST.
The Dindigul are currently placed third on the TNPL 2021 Points Table after winning two out of three matches they have played. Dindigul Dragons will come into today’s clash on the back of a stunning five wickets win over Ruby Trichy Warriors. Trichy Warriors set a target of 146 runs that Dindigul Dragons chased it in the final over with Captain C Hari Nishanth scoring a quick-fire 38 in the top order, while RS Mokit Hariharan took them over the line with an unbeaten 41 runs knock.
On the other hand, Salem Spartans are struggling in the tournament by claiming just one win in three matches played so far. After their first clash was abandoned due to rain they clinched a spectacular win over IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans in their second clash. However, they lost their previous match against Chepauk Super Gillies. The Spartans failed to defend their total of 142 runs as N Jagadeesan led the Gillies to victory with seven balls to spare.
The Dragons will look forward to continuing their winning momentum in today’s match while Spartans will look forward to bouncing back to winning ways after facing a disappointing loss in their previous match.
Match: Dindigul Dragons vs Salem Spartans, TNPL 2021
Date: July 30, 2021 (Friday)
Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
The weather will be cloudy & warm in today’s match. The temperature will go up to 30 degrees Celsius so dew can be expected as the match progresses further. There are no chances of rain interrupting the match.
The pitch is traditionally slow at Chepauk & a total of 150 could be considered as competitive. Teams batting second at chepauk have won the matches in the TNPL 2021, so far. Thus the toss-winning team will opt to bat second at Chepauk. The pacers struggle on Chepauk’s pitch while the spinners continue to lead the line.
Predicted Playing XI
The Dindigul Dragons will stick to their winning combination after an impressive performance in the previous clash
Predicted XI: S Arun, Hari Nishanth (c), Mani Bharathi (wk), RS Mokit Hariharan, R Vivek, Lakshminarayanan Vignesh, Suresh Lokeshwar, Gurjapneet Singh, Rangaraj Suthesh, S Swaminathan, M Silambarasan
The Spartans lost last time out but will expect the likes of Vijay Shankar, Akshay Srinivasan, and Daryl Ferrario to come good eventually.
Predicted XI: Daryl Ferrario (c), KH Gopinath, Akshay Srinivasan, S Abhishek, Umashankar Sushil (wk), Vijay Shankar, B Pranesh, Ravi Karthikeyan, M Ganesh Moorthi, Murugan Ashwin, G Periyaswamy.
There are chances of Dindigul Dragons to win Match 15 at Chepauk on Friday. The Dragons are coming into the clash on the back of a win and will look ahead to carry the momentum into the contest, unlike the Spartans who lost to the Super Gillies in the last game.
TV and live streaming details
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Live Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
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