Barbados Tridents vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Dream 11
Barbados Tridents vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Dream 11. The 8th season of the Caribbean Premier League is set to begin on 18th Aug with the final concluding on 10th of September. All the 33 matches will be played in Trinidad.
The league sets off with Trinbago Knight Riders playing against last year runner-up Guyana Amazon Warriors. In the other game, the defending champions Barbados Tridents will start their title defense by taking on St Kitts and Nevis Patriots.
While Barbados aree being labeled favorites going into the clash, one should not underestimate a team like St Kitts who are known to throw a surprise. On top of it, some major players belonging to Barbados have withdrawn from this year’s league that gives the underdogs with a better chance to get off to a flyer.
Barbados Tridents vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Dream 11: Player Votes and Fantasy prediction
1. Johnson Charles – 2
2. Corey Anderson – 3
3. Jason Holder – 3
4. Ashley Nurse – 2
5. Hayden Walsh – 2
6. Rashid Khan – 3
1. Chris Lynn – 3
2. Evin Lewis – 2
3. Denesh Ramdin – 2
4. Rayad Emrit – 2
5. Alzarri Joseph – 3
6. Ish Sodhi – 2
7. Sohail Tanvir – 2
Betting odds and Prediction markets
Online cricket betting website predicts a 53% chance of victory for Barbados against St Kitts. Oddschecker gives Barbados a higher likelihood of winning this game
Barbados Tridents vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Dream 11: Player Analysis
Dream 11 Batsmen:
Johnson Charles, Chris Lynn and Evin Lewis
Chris Lynn will open the batting for this eleven. He will be joined by Johnson Charles at the other end. This left-right combination should be able to provide the team with an explosive start with the field restrictions in the first six overs. Coming in at 3 would be Evin Lewis, who is an experienced top order batsman who strikes a perfect balance between anchoring the team and slogging when required.
Dream 11 Wicket-Keeper:
Denesh Ramdin is opted ahead of Shai Hope because of the experience he carries behind the stumps. He has been one of the best with the gloves and can play the big shots in the closing phase of the game.
Dream 11 All-Rounders:
Rayad Emrit, Corey Anderson, Jason Holder and Ashley Nurse
In a T20, an all-rounder is the most important asset for the team because of the X-factor that they bring in.
The St Kitts captain Emrit will seal the first spot owing to his success with the ball as well as with the bat. He will be joined by the trio from Barbados who can change the result upside down with their performance
- Corey Anderson has the variations with the ball and can disappear the ball frequently with the bat
- Captain Holder is a very economical bowler and is one of the best all-rounders going around
- Ashley Nurse will be the last pick as he can play the support for lead spinner as well as hit the big shots down the order.
Dream 11 Bowlers:
Alzarri Joseph, Rashid Khan and Sohail Tanvir
Alzarri Joseph will be the first choice and is someone who can lead the pace attack. He has been exceptional not only for West Indies but has also shown his talent and skills in the IPL. He will be accompanied by Sohail Tanvir who brings in a ton of variations and has the knack of picking up wickets. Most importantly, the eleven would be incomplete without including Rashid Khan. One of the best spinners in the world when it comes to T20s, he is a potential match winner for the team.
Barbados Tridents vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Dream 11 Team
Johnson Charles, Chris Lynn, Evin Lewis, Denesh Ramdin (WK), Rayad Emrit, Corey Anderson, Jason Holder(C), Ashley Nurse, Alzarri Joseph, Rashid Khan (VC) and Sohail Tanvir. (Predictions based on reports by Sportskeeda, My Khel and Cric Tracker)