Match 14 of the ongoing CPL (Caribbean Premier League) 2023 will feature a clash between Barbados Royals and Jamaica Tallawahs at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados, on Friday, September 1. Both teams have been below par in the league and will be looking to improve on it in the forthcoming game.
Jamaica Tallawahs sit in fourth place in the standings with five points from four matches. They have won two, lost one, and one produced no result. On the other hand, Barbados Royals are in fifth place with three points from four matches after winning one, losing two, and getting one no result.
Tournament: Caribbean Premier League 2023
Venue: Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
Date & Time: Friday, September 1, 04:30 AM (IST)
Where to Watch Live: Star Sports Network and FanCode
Kensington Oval Pitch Report
The surface at the Kensington Oval is one that is preferred by the bowlers; the batters often take time to adjust to this surface, and the bowlers will look to dominate. Opting to bowl first could be an optimal decision.
Probable Playing XI
Barbados Royals (BR)
Rahkeem Cornwall, Kyle Mayers, Alick Athanaze (wk), Justin Greaves, Kevin Wickham, Rovman Powell (c), Jason Holder, Roelof van der Merwe, Nyeem Young, Qais Ahmad, Obed McCoy
Jamaica Tallawahs (JAM)
Brandon King (c), Kirk McKenzie, Shamarh Brooks, Amir Jangoo (wk), Raymon Reifer, Fabian Allen, Imad Wasim, Chris Green, Mohammad Amir, Nicholson Gordon, Salman Irshad
BR vs JAM Head-to-Head
Played – 21, Barbados Royals – 9, Jamaica Tallawahs – 11, N/R – 1
Probable Top Performers of BR vs JAM
Probable Best Batter of the Match
Imad Wasim – Jamaica Tallawahs
Jamaica Tallawahs’ Imad Wasim could be the best batter in the side’s upcoming game against Barbados Royals. In the previous game, Wasim was sensational, scoring 63 runs in 36 deliveries. He would look to put in a similar performance in the upcoming game.
Probable Best Bowler of the Match
Jason Holder – Barbados Royals
Barbados Royals’ Jason Holder could be the best bowler in the side’s forthcoming clash against Jamaica Tallawahs. In Royals’ previous game, Holder was the highest wicket-taker for his side, taking two wickets. He would be expected to perform similarly in Match 14 as well.
Today’s Match Prediction – Jamaica Tallawahs to win the Match