In this article, we will analyze the IC vs MNT match prediction for LLC 2023 in Match 13. Courtesy of winning two out of their three matches in the ongoing Legends League Cricket (LLC), Manipal Tigers are currently second on the points table. Even though they lost their last match to Southern Super Stars, the Harbhajan Singh-led side are in good form and will be confident before their match against India Capitals on December 2 in Visakhapatnam.
The Capitals, on the other hand, are in a spot of bother. They lost their opening two matches and won the third one but their fourth match was called off due to wet outfield. The Gautam Gambhir-led side desperately needs points to stay in the race for playoffs and hence, their match against Manipal will hold a lot of value.
IC vs MNT Match Details
|Date & Time
|Live Broadcast and Streaming Details
|India Capitals vs Manipal Tigers, Legends League Cricket 2023
|Dr YSRR Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam
|Saturday, December 2, 6:30 PM
|Star Sports Network, Disney+ Hotstar app and website, and FanCode
Dr YSRR Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam Pitch Report
The surface at the Dr YSRR Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam is a bowlers’ nightmare. The track is expected to be quick and batters can play through the line and trust the bounce. Dew will play a huge role once again and hence, bowling first will be ideal.
IC vs MNT Probable Playing XI:
Gautam Gambhir (c), Kirk Edwards, Gnaneswara Rao, Ben Dunk (wk), Ricardo Powell, Ashley Nurse, Rusty Theron, Hamish Bennett, Isuru Udana, KP Appanna, Pravin Tambe
Robin Uthappa (wk), S Badrinath, Hamilton Masakadza, Mohammad Kaif, Angelo Perera, Colin de Grandhomme, Thisara Perera, Imran Khan, Harbhajan Singh (c), Mitchell McClenaghan, Parvinder Awana
Probable Top Performers from IC vs MNT
Probable best batter: Ricardo Powell
Former West Indies international Ricardo Powell was promoted in the order in the last match as he hit a cracking century against Southern Super Stars. If he is given the role once again, the cricketer can prove his worth and make a difference in what is the Capitals’ last game in the league stage.
Probable Best Bowler: Parvinder Awana
Pacer Parvinder Awana is in incredible form in the tournament. In three matches so far, the 37-year-old has picked up six wickets and with that, he is currently the leading wicket-taker of the tournament.
Today’s Match Prediction: Bowling first to win the match
Disclaimer: The prediction is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While making your prediction, consider the points mentioned, and make your own decision.