The action will continue in the Caribbean Premier League 2023 as Trinbago Knight Riders and Saint Lucia Kings take on each other in Match 24 on Sunday, September 10 (Monday, September 11 IST) at Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad. Knight Riders are coming into the game having won their previous fixture against Barbados Royals by 42 runs. They’re ranked on the second spot on the points table with four wins from seven matches having nine points to their name.
On the other hand, Kings are also coming into the game having won their previous fixture against Barbados Royals by 90 runs. They’re ranked on the third spot on the points table with three wins from six matches having eight points to their name. Both teams will be eyeing the top spot with a win in the upcoming fixture.
Tournament: Caribbean Premier League 2023
Match: Trinbago Knight Riders and Saint Lucia Kings, Match 24
Venue: Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad
Date & Time: Monday, September 11, 05:30 AM (IST)
Where to Watch Live: Star Sports Network and FanCode
Brian Lara Stadium Pitch Report
There hasn’t been a single game played at the venue so far in the ongoing season. In the previous season, four matches were played at the venue where the teams batting first won thrice. The average first innings score was 139 while the highest target chased was 117. Captain winning the toss is likely to bat first keeping the past records in mind.
Probable Playing XI
Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR)
Martin Guptill, Mark Deyal, Nicholas Pooran, Lorcan Tucker (wk), Kieron Pollard (c), Akeal Hosein, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Ali Khan, Waqar Salamkheil, Jayden Seales
Saint Lucia Kings (SLK)
Colin Munro, Johnson Charles (wk), Sean Williams, Sikandar Raza (c), Sadrack Descarte, Roshon Primus, Roston Chase, Khary Pierre, Alzarri Joseph, Peter Hatzoglou, Matthew Forde
TKR vs SLK Head-to-Head
Played – 21, Trinbago Knight Riders – 15, Saint Lucia Kings – 6
Probable Top Performers of TKR vs SLK
Probable Best Batter of the Match
Martin Guptill (TKR)
Guptill is the highest run scorer of the season so far with 192 runs to his name from seven innings at an average of 32 and a strike rate of 117.07 with one hundred. The opening batter will be eager to play another match-winning knock for his side and take them to the top spot.
Probable Best Bowler of the Match
Andre Russell (TKR)
The seam all-rounder is the second-highest wicket-taker of the ongoing season with 12 wickets to his name from seven innings at an average of 13.63 and an economy 8.25. Rusell will be eager to hunt down St Lucia batters in the upcoming fixture to help his side get to the top spot on the points table.