LPL 2022 Final, JK vs CS Live Score: LPL 2022 has finally reached its business end with the top two teams of the tournament, Jaffna Kings & Colombo Stars locking horns with each other in the final of the Lanka Premier League today. Defending Champions Jaffna Kings would be aiming to clinch their third consecutive title by defeating Stars tonight. While Stars too don’t look any less as they have done a good job in the playoffs by winning both of their fixtures. They would be brimming with confidence after their victory in Qualifier 2 & would march into the finals with the same confidence.
Defending Champions Jaffna Kings are one of the best teams of the Lanka Premier League who will be competing with Stars in today’s summit clash with the sheer aim of clinching the LPL title for the third consecutive year.
Their lineup looks quite settled with openers Avishka Fernando & Rahmanullah Gurbaz looking in good form. While the middle order will be taken care of by Afif Hossain, Sadeera Samarawickrama & Dunith Wellalage. Perera & Malik would play the role of finishers & overall the entire batting unit to try to amass a plethora of runs in the crucial summit clash. In terms of bowling order, Perera & Fernando would be expected to bowl good spells in the initial overs. Theekshana & Zaman khan would have the onus of returning with crucial runs in middle overs.
Colombo Stars has turned the saying true that ‘when there is a will there is always a way’ by qualifying for the Final. The side looks in sublime touch & would look to continue their winning spree in the LPL 2022 final. Stars have a formidable batting lineup in place with Madushanka & Chandimal aiming to guide the stars to a good start. On the other hand, Asalnka & Bopara would add stability to their middle order. Their lower order too looks firing with Matthews, Prasanna & Howell returning with crucial runs. In the bowling department, Rajitha & Lakmal would continue to be their biggest bets with the new ball in hand. On the other hand, Drakes & Nabi must scalp early wickets in front of the team that is full of power hitters.
LPL 2022 Final, JK vs CS: Match Details
Jaffna Kings vs Colombo Stars, Final, Lanka Premier League 2022
Date and Time: Friday, December 23, 7.30 PM IST
Venue: R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
LPL 2022 Final, JK vs CS: Probable Playing XIs
Avishka Fernando, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Thisara Perera (c), Sadeera Samarawickrama (wk), Afif Hossain, Dunith Wellalage, Zaman Khan, Binura Fernando, Shoaib Malik, Vijayakanth Viyaskanth, Maheesh Theekshana
Nishan Madushka (wk), Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews (c), Charith Asalanka, Ravi Bopara, Seekkuge Prasanna, Benny Howell, Mohammad Nabi, Dominic Drakes, Kasun Rajitha, Suranga Lakmal