Sri Lankan Lions (SLL) lock horns with Black Caps (BCP) in match 23 of ECS T10 Cyprus 2021 at the Ypsonas Cricket Ground in Limassol on Tuesday, September 28.

SLL vs BCP Dream11 prediction

With only a handful of matches left for each team to play, this fixture remains a must-win encounter for both teams in order to make it at least to the 3/4 place playoff. SLL currently sit third in the points table with eight points after four wins in six matches at the time of writing. BCP, on the other hand, are below their Tuesday’s opponent at fourth with six points after three wins.

SLL did lose their opening two fixtures of the season, but the team bounced back in style, winning the next four games on the trot. Considering the form they are in, SLL remain slight favourites against BCP.

SLL vs BCP Dream11 team tips for ECS T10 Cyprus 2021

Top tip: Best batsman

BCP’s Atta Ullah has been in fine form this season, having scored 144 runs in six matches at an average of 36. He’s averaging 47.3 fantasy points per game and remains the best option in the category.

Top tip: Best bowler

SLL’s Kamal Raiz is an outright choice for a bowler. The 38-year-old is the leading wicket-taker of the tournament, having scalped 12 wickets in just six matches and is averaging an impressive 71.7 fantasy points per game, making him a good candidate to be your captain.

Top tip: Best all-rounder and wicket-keeper

BCP’s Waqas Akhtar has been a consistent performer this season. He has scored 137 runs with the bat and has taken seven wickets as well. At 9 credits, he is an expensive investment but his return of an average of 76 fantasy points makes him a worthy candidate.

Sachithra Tharanga of SLL should make it to your team as a wicket-keeper. The 37-year-old is well ahead of his competition given that he is averaging 23.4 fantasy points per game.

SLL vs BCP probable playing XI

SLL playing XI (probable): Sachithra Tharanga (wicket-keeper), BLCS Kumara, Chamal Sudan, Nalin Gamage, Kapila Hemantha, Ruwan Jayakodi, Buddika Mahesh, Nalin Pathirana (wicket-keeper), Denuwan Pratana, Kamal Riaz, Roshan Sirwardana

BCP playing XI (probable): Waqas Akhtar, Atta Ullah, Rajinder Nadania, Qasim Anwar, Rajwinder Brar (captain), Ram Haritwal, Muteeb Noman, Pawandeep (wicket-keeper), Parminder Singh, Resham Singh, Umar Farooq

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