CPL 2021, Saint Lucia Kings vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots: Saint Lucia Kings will lock horns with St Kitts and Nevis Patriots in the Match No. 15 of the CPL 2021 at Warner Park in St Kitts on Saturday.
Saint Lucia Kings are coming in today’s clash on the back of a big win against Guyana Amazon Warriors in their previous clash. Batting first Saint Lucia Kings posted a total of 149 runs on board riding on the back of Roston Chase’s 85 run knock.
The target was huge for Guyana Amazon Warriors to chase who succumbed in the powerplay after being reduced to 15/4. The Warriors were bowled out for a meager 98 runs. Jeavor Royal, Obed McCoy, and Kesrick Williams led the charge with the ball for the Kings in the CPL match. Saint Lucia Kings have risen up from the bottom to take the fifth spot on the CPL Points Table. They are in contention to make it to the top four & will look to keep their winning momentum going in the upcoming matches of the CPL 2021.
St Kitts & Nevis Patriots are another teams who are also in contention to make it to the top four on the Points Table. Bravo & Co have been in terrific form in the CPL 2021. They registered their fifth consecutive win of the season against the Barbados Royals in their previous clash. Chasing 161 runs for victory St Kitts & Patriots were losing wickets at regular intervals & were in trouble. However vital cameos from Dominic Drakes 28 & Sheldon Cottrell 20* helped St Kitts to get over the line. Cotrell sealed the match by hitting a six on the last bowl off Ashley Nurse’s delivery.
Meanwhile, Captain Dwayne Bravo lead their bowling attack from the forefront by registering a four-wicket haul against Barbados Royals. The Patriots continue to remain unbeaten and are sitting comfortably at the top of the CPL 2021 Points Table. Both the teams will look ahead to win today’s clash & take a lead in the tournament.
Match: Saint Lucia Kings vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, CPL 2021
Date: September 4, 2021 (Saturday)
Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
The climate will be pleasant & clear throughout the clash. The temperature would be warm hovering between 28 to 33 degrees Celsius. With no interruptions of rain, a full contest is on cards.
The pitch has been slowing down with multiple matches being played here. Thus spinners will play a key role in today’s clash. A total in the range of 160-170 can be scored here at St Warner Park.
Predicted Playing XIs
Saint Lucia Kings
Predicted XI: Andre Fletcher (wk), Faf du Plessis (c), Roston Chase, Mark Deyal, Tim David, Samit Patel, Keron Cottoy/Rakheem Cornwall, Alzarri Joseph, Jeavor Royal, Obed McCoy, Kesrick Williams.
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Predicted XI: Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Devon Thomas (wk), Ravi Bopara, Sherfane Rutherford, Fabian Allen, Dwayne Bravo (c), Dominic Drakes, Paul van Meekeren, Naseem Shah/Fawad Ahmed, Sheldon Cottrell.
Saint Lucia Kings will head in today’s match rearing with the confidence from their previous win. However, their inconsistent batting order has been a cause of concern & will face a tough challenge from Patriots bowlers.
On the other hand, Dwayne Bravo & Co have been in fine form with both bat & ball in the CPL 2021. They will look forward to winning today’s clash & lead the CPL Points table. However, the St Lucia Kings will put their full efforts to emerge victorious in front of Nevis Patriots in today’s clash.
Match Prediction: St Kitts & Nevis Patriots to win today’s clash
TV and live streaming details
TV: Star Sports Network
Live Streaming: Fancode
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