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CPL 2021 Preview: Table-toppers clash as St Kitts And Nevis Patriots take on Jamaica Tallawahs

Jamaica Tallawahs will be up against St Kitts And Nevis Patriots on Thursday in St Kitts. While the Patriots are sitting at the helm of the points table at the moment with three wins in three matches, Jamaica are at number two with a couple of wins from three games that they have played. 

Both the sides will be coming into this game on the back of some fine performance in their last respective encounters. Tallawahs defeated Barbados Royals by 6 wickets in their last match while Patriots beat Guyana Amazon Warriors by the same margin. 

The Jamaica bowling attack looked in some good form against the Royals as the side managed to restrict the opposition for a lesser total while Kennar Lewis was in some form as he helped his side to come out of a tricky situation and eventually win the match. 

On the other side, Patriots rode on an impressive show from their batting attack against the Warriors. Sherfane Rutherford has been in good touch and has already notched up a couple of fifties for his team in the competition. 

Both the sides have some brutal strikers of the ball and a high voltage drama can be expected. 

Match Details

Match: JT vs SNP, 12th Match, Caribbean Premier League 2021

Date: Thursday, September 02, 2021

Time: 4:30 AM (Sep 02)

Venue: Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts

Where to watch live – Star Sports, Fancode

Pitch Report

The track in St Kitts might have something on offer for the bowlers in the initial part of the game. Apart from this, the dew can also play an important role in the evening game. So, if you win the toss, elect to field first. 

Probable XI

Jamaica Tallawahs: Chadwick Walton (w), Kennar Lewis, Haider Ali, Rovman Powell (c), Shamarh Brooks, Carlos Brathwaite, Andre Russell, Migael Pretorius, Chris Green, Veerasammy Permaul, Fidel Edwards

St Kitts and Nevis Patriots: Devon Thomas, Evin Lewis, Joshua Da Silva (w), Asif Ali, Sherfane Rutherford, Dwayne Bravo (c), Fabian Allen, Dominic Drakes, Jon-Russ Jaggesar, Paul van Meekeren, Fawad Ahmed

Fantasy XI

Joshua De Silva, Chadwick Walton, Evin Lewis, Rovman Powell, Sherfane Rutherford, Kennar Lewis, Andre Russell (C), Dwayne Bravo (VC), Fabian Allen, Carlos Braithwaite, Fawad Ahmed 

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