Today match prediction
The 5th match match of CPL 2020 is to be played on Thursday, August 20, 2020, between St. Lucia Zoux and Barbados Tridents at Brian Lara Stadium, Tarauba, Trinidad.
St. Lucia Zouks
The most disappointing team in the Caribbean Premier League is St. Lucia Zoux. The 2016 season was the only season where they finished top-four in the table and remained in the bottom three, remaining in all other seasons. The team played 66 matches during all the editions of the CPL T20, with just 20 wins to their name. They lost 43 matches and three of their matches ended without any result. The win ratio of this team is just 31.74% in all editions. They finished last season of the CPL T20 as the second-worst performing team. They could manage to win just three of the ten matches played in the league stage. They lost six matches while one of their matches ended without any result.
St. Lucia Zox will start their way to this tournament under the leadership of most experienced players Darren Sammy but lack of depth in batting and bowling will cause many problems for Sammy. Mohammad Nabi is the hopeful name of St. Lucia Zoux who is making his return to the CPL after a gap of three years. He is a good batsman of T20 format and also a good spin bowler. Rahman Cornwall will have to take the responsibility of scoring runs as in previous editions. He scored 254 runs during the last season of CPL T20 with a good strike rate. Colin Ingram, Rayle Rosauw, and Enrique Narje are players who will be missing from Zouk’s squad during this season.
The defending champion, Barbados Tridents, had a good start to this edition of the CPL and won their first match of the tournament against St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots by a margin of 6 runs. Barbados lost the toss and were asked to bat first. The way his batting order performed well in that match. He scored a total of 153 runs on the board in his innings of 20 overs. They failed to get off to a good start, but their middle-order batting lineup performed well. After losing his three wickets for just 8 runs, the mayor and captain Jason Holder did well. Mayers scored 37 runs off just 20 balls with the help of two boundaries and three huge sixes. Jason Holder also had a great performance with the bat. He scored 38 runs off 22 balls with the help of two fours and three huge sixes. Rashid Khan also had a good performance with the bat. He scored 26 runs while he faced 20 balls and hit two fours and a six. Santner scored 20 runs.
The performance of the bowling unit of Barbados Tridents was excellent. He defended the target of 154 runs and scored 147 runs in the innings of 20 overs. Mitchell Santner was the most successful wicket-taker for him, taking two wickets in his four overs, while he was dismissed for just 18 runs. Rashid Khan also took two wickets for 27 runs in four overs, while he scored 27 runs. He used seven bowlers in that match. Kyle Meyers, Jason Holder, Ashley Nurse, Hayden Walsh and Ramon Reifer were the bowlers who failed to take any wickets in the previous match.
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Our team in today match prediction
- Both teams won their opening matches
- St. Lucia Zouks is a strong team overall
- St. Lucia Jokes’ bowling unit is also strong
- Barbados Tridents are weak in all departments of the game
- Today’s win chances match for both teams
- Barbados Tridents is full of experienced and young players of the T20 format.
Toss prediction in today match prediction
The team that wins the toss will choose the region first as some rain is expected and can make batting a bit difficult.
Pitch Report and Conditions
The 5th match match of the Caribbean Premier League is to be played at Bryan Lara Stadium, Taruba, Trinidad. we