By Puneet Hooda, Updated : Sep 04, 2020 13:29 IST
CPL 2020, Trinbago Knight Riders vs St. Lucia Zouks: Match preview, team Prediction, pitch and weather report

Table toppers Trinbago Knight Riders will go head to head against third placed St. Lucia Zouks in the 27th match of the 2020 Caribbean Premier League.   

Knight Riders will be aiming to maintain their poll position and also to continue their unbeaten streak of 8 matches. They have not lost a single game in this season CPL. In form batsman L Simmons is their leading run scorer this season. He has scored 210 runs in 8 matches till now.   

On the other hand, St. Lucia Zokus will be trying to bounce back from a defeat against Guyana Amazon Warriors. They are currently at third place in the league table with 10 points in 8 games. However, second place Guyana Aamzon Warriors have 12 points but they have played total 10 games. So, with a win against Knight Riders St. Lucia Zokus can move up the ladder and also strengthen their chances of qualifying for the semifinals.   

Trinbago Knight Riders Vs St. Lucia Zokus match details  

Date- 5th September, 2020 

Venue- Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Tarouba 

Time- 10:00 AM 

Pitch Report 

The pitch of Brian Lara Cricket Academy has been improving batting wise lately. However, pitch will still favor the spinners due to its dry nature. 

Weather Report 

The match is expected to be staggered rain. According to weather forecast there are 70% chances of rain.  

Form Guide 

Trinbago Knight Riders- W,W,W,W,W,W,W,W,W 

St. Lucia Zokus- L,W,W,W,L,W,W,L  

Playing XI Predication 

Trinbago Knight Riders Predicted Playing XI: 

Lendl Simmons, Tion Webster, Darren Bravo, Tim Seifert (wk), Dwayne Bravo/Kieron Pollard (c), Akeal Hosein, Amir Jangoo/Sunil Narine, Sikandar Raza, Anderson Phillip, Khary Pierre, Pravin Tambe 

St Lucia Zouks Predicted Playing XI: 

Rahkeem Cornwall, Andre Fletcher (wk), Leniko Boucher, Kavem Hodge, Mark Deyal, Roston Chase, Daren Sammy (c), Javelle Glenn, Scott Kuggeleijn, Kesrick Williams, Chemar Holder 

Where to watch 

Television- Star Sports Network 

Live Streaming- Disney Hotstar App