Leinster Lightning (LLG) will take on Munster Reds (MUR) in match two of the Inter Provincial T20 Trophy 2022 at The Green in Comber on Friday, May 27. The match starts at 8:00 PM IST (Indian Standard Time).
Leinster Lightning vs Munster Reds odds for Inter Provincial T20 Trophy 2022
Leinster Lightning: 1.70
Munster Reds: 2.16
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Leinster Lightning vs Munster Reds recent form
Both Leinster Lightning and Munster Reds will start their Inter Provincial T20 Trophy 2022 campaign with similar form - three defeats and two wins in their last five matches.
LLG, for starters, were handed an eight-wicket defeat by North West Warriors in the final match of the 2021 edition. Put in to bat first, Leinster Lightning scored 113/9 in 20 overs. NWW’s Conor Olphert (3/27) was the wrecker in chief for his team. In reply, North West Warriors scored 119/2 in just 13.5 overs and clinched their second title.
On the other hand, Munster Reds slumped to a nine-wicket loss in their last outing against Northern Knights. In a rain-marred match that was eventually reduced to 10 overs, MUR initially scored 72/5 with Matt Ford the top-scorer (21 off 14 balls). NK would effectively chase the target with a score of 74/1 in 7.4 overs.
Leinster Lightning: L, W, W, L, L
Munster Reds: L, W, L, L, W
Leinster Lightning vs Munster Reds head-to-head
The head-to-head record between Leinster Lightning and Munster Reds is in favour of LLG, with three wins in four meetings.
In the last meeting between the two, MUR registered a seven-wicket victory. Asking LLG to bat first, Munster Reds managed to contain Leinster Lightning to a total of 133/9 in 20 overs thanks to two-wicket hauls from four of their six bowlers. Riding on a match-winning unbeaten knock from skipper Peter Moor (95 off 58 balls), MUR hit 137/3 in 18 overs to win the game.
Leinster Lightning vs Munster Reds betting tips and prediction for Inter Provincial T20 Trophy 2022
Leinster Lightning are backed by the odds to register a win against Munster Reds in match two of the Inter Provincial T20 Trophy 2022.
LLG’s advantage in the head-to-head and the fact that they are the most successful team in the competition (six titles) give them a psychological advantage heading into the fixture.
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