The action will continue in the Lanka Premier League 2023 as B-Love Kandy and Galle Titans will take on each other in Match 12 on Tuesday, August 08 at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Pallekele. Kandy are coming into the contest on a winning note, having beaten Jaffna Kings in their previous fixture by 8 wickets. They’re ranked on the fourth spot (second last) on the points table with two wins from four matches having four points to their name.
On the other hand, Galle Titans are coming into the game having lost their previous match against Jaffna Kings by 8 wickets. They’re ranked on the top of the points table with two wins from three matches having four points to their name. The winner of the match will take the top spot on the points table hence both teams will give neck-to-neck competition to each other.
Tournament: Lanka Premier League 2023, B-Love Kandy vs Galle Titans – 12th Match
Venue: Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Pallekele
Date & Time: Tuesday, August 8, 3:00 PM (IST)
Where to Watch Live: Star Sports and FanCode
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium Pitch Report
A total of four matches have been played at the venue so far where three have been won by teams batting second. The average score batting first is 145 while the highest target chased is 157. Captain winning the toss is likely to bowl first, keeping the trend of the venue so far in mind.
Also Check: Live Cricket Score – B-Love Kandy vs Galle Titans, 12th Match
Probable Playing XIs
B-Love Kandy (KA)
Fakhar Zaman, Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Kamindu Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Sahan Arachchige, Wanindu Hasaranga (c), Asif Ali, Nuwan Pradeep, Isuru Udana, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Dushmantha Chameera
Galle Titans (GG)
Shevon Daniel, Lasith Croospulle, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Tim Seifert (wk), Shakib Al Hasan, Dasun Shanaka (c), Lahiru Samarakoon, Kasun Rajitha, Tabraiz Shamsi, Akila Dananjaya, Richard Ngarava
KA vs GG Head-to-Head
Played – 7, B-Love Kandy – 3, Galle Titans – 4,
Probable Best Batter of the Match
Tim Seifert – Galle Titans
The wicketkeeper batter is the highest run scorer for his side having scored 106 runs from three matches at an average of 35.33 and a strike rate of 134.17. Seifert will be eager to put up another match-winning performance for his side and help them strengthen their position at the top.
Probable Best Bowler of the Match
Isuru Udana – B-Love Kandy
The left-arm seamer is the second-highest wicket taker of the tournament so far with six scalps to his name from four matches at an average of 19.82 and an economy of 8.50. Udana will be eager to have another good game and bowl his team to victory to take them to the top of the table.