The action will continue in the Caribbean Premier League 2023 as Guyana Amazon Warriors and Barbados Royals take on each other in Match 30 on Sunday, September 17 (Monday, September 18 IST) at Providence Stadium, Guyana. Warriors are coming into the game having lost their previous fixture vs Saint Lucia Kings by seven wickets. They’re ranked on the top of the points table with six wins from eight matches having 13 points to their name.
On the other hand, Barbados Royals lost their last fixture against Guyana Amazon Warriors by three runs. They’re ranked on the fourth spot on the points table with three wins from nine matches having seven points to their name. The Rovman Powell-led side needs to win their last fixture to keep their hopes of qualifying for the knockout stages alive.
Tournament: Caribbean Premier League 2023
Match: Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Barbados Royals, Match 30
Venue: Providence Stadium, Guyana
Date & Time: Monday, September 18, 04:30 AM (IST)
Where to Watch Live: Star Sports Network (Live Telecast) and FanCode (Live Streaming)
Providence Stadium Pitch Report
There have been a total of two matches played at the venue so far in the ongoing season where teams chasing have won on both occasions. The average first innings score has been 160 while the highest target chased has been 170. Captain winning the toss is likely to bowl first keeping the recent records of the venue in mind.
GUY vs BR Probable Playing XI
Guyana Amazon Warriors (GUY)
Saim Ayub, Matthew Nandu, Shai Hope, Azam Khan (wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Keemo Paul, Romario Shepherd, Dwaine Pretorius, Odean Smith, Gudakesh Motie, Imran Tahir (c)
Barbados Royals (BR)
Kyle Mayers, Rahkeem Cornwall, Laurie Evans (wk), Rovman Powell (c), Alick Athanaze, Jason Holder, Carlos Brathwaite, Justin Greaves, Roelof van der Merwe, Qais Ahmad, Obed McCoy
GUY vs BR Head-to-Head
Played – 22, Guyana Amazon Warriors – 14, Barbados Royals – 8
Probable Top Performers of GUY vs BR
Probable Best Batter of the Match
Saim Ayub (GUY)
The 21-year-old is the leading run-scorer of the tournament so far with 304 runs to his name from eight innings at an average of 43.42 and a strike rate of 149.01 with three fifties to his name. Ayub will look to continue his brilliant form and help his team maintain the top position on the points table.
Probable Best Bowler of the Match
Jason Holder (BR)
The 31-year-old is the leading wicket-taker of the tournament so far with 14 wickets to his name from eight innings at an average of 20.64 and an economy of 9.27. Holder will look to give another match-winning performance for his team and help them qualify for the knockouts.