TNPL 2021, Madurai Panthers vs Lyca Kovai Kings: The Madhurai Panthers will lock horns with the Lyca Kovai Kings in the 13th match of the TNPL 2021 at the MA Chidambaram stadium in Chennai on Wednesday.
Both the teams had a mixed campaign in the ongoing TNPL this year. The Panthers won their first match against the Dindigul Dragons but lost the second match against Ruby Trichy Warriors. They will head into this match on the back of a loss.
Similarly, the Kovai Kings have an abandoned match, a win & a loss registered in the last three outings they have played so far in this year’s TNPL. They too will head into this match after losing in their previous match against Dragons. With both the teams trying to gain back the winning momentum, a crackling contest can be on cards.
Match: Madurai Panthers vs Lyca Kovai Kings, TNPL 2021.
Date and Time: July 28, 2021 (Wednesday) 7:30 PM IST.
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.
The weather could be cloudy throughout the match but there is no prediction of rain. The temperature is expected to be around 30 to 34 degrees Celsius with the humidity between 45 to 60 percent.
The pitch here is slow in nature but teams batting second have won the matches so far in this year’s TNPL. So the team winning the toss would opt to bowl first.
Predicted Playing XIs
Madhurai Panthers top order will look forward to giving them a good start whereas the bowling unit has displayed a decent performance & the players like Ramalingam Rohit and Kiran Akash, along with J Kousik, will hold the key for the Panthers.
Predicted XI: Arun Karthik (wk), K Rajkumar, B Anirudh Sita Ram, NS Chaturved (c), Jagatheesan Koushik, M Shajahan, R Mithun, Ramalingam Rohit, R Silambarasan, Kiran Akash, Aushik Srinivas.
Lyca Kovai Kings
The Kovai Kings have a strong batting order however their bowlers struggled to defend their scores & were smashed for maximums. So the Kovai Kings may try to make changes to strengthen their bowling attack ahead of this match.
Predicted XI: Ganga Sridhar Raju, Sai Sudharsan, Ashwin Venkataraman, U Mukilesh, Shahrukh Khan (c), J Suresh Kumar (wk), Abhishek Tanwar, N Selva Kumaran, Krishnamoorthy Vignesh, S Ajith Ram, Elangovan Srinivasan.
Most probably the contest could be even in nature. There are chances of the Kovai Kings having an edge over the Madhurai Panthers based on a winning performance in their previous TNPL match.
TV and Live Streaming Details
TV: Star Sports Network
Live Streaming: Disney+Hotstar.
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