Lankan Premier League LPL 2020 Final: Jaffna Stallions will lock horns with Galle Gladiators in the final of LPL 2020 despite having been inconsistent this season. The Grand-Finalé of Lankan Premier League will be scheduled at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium in Hambantota at 7:00 PM IST. So, it seems to be exciting and heart-entertaining for cricket lovers. Here is our LPL 2020 Jaffna Stallions vs Galle Gladiators (JS vs GG Final) Dream11 prediction including the batsmen, wicket-keeper, all-rounders, and bowlers, in your Dream11 fantasy team as given below.
Jaffna Stallions did not win a single match after winning the first four matches on a trot. But in the knockout game, Thisara Parera led side had defeated the Dambulla Viiking by 37 runs. Jaffna's leggy Wanindu Hasaranga, who was astounding in LPL 2020 and took 16 scalps with an economy of 5.27, which is the best among all the Stallions’ bowlers. He also notched 126 runs at a strike-rate of 165.78. So, by picking him in your Dream11 team will benefit you more points.
On the other hand, Bhanuka Rajapaksa-led Galle Gladiators edged past the Colombo Kings by two wickets in a nail-biting first semi-final. They had won only two matches in the league stage and now find themselves one triumph away from clinching the LPL 2020 title.
Danushka Gunathilaka has been the standout performer with the bat, not only for the Gladiators but in the entire league. He scored 475 runs in 9 matches at a brisk rate of 145.25. The trio of Nuwan Thushara, Dhananjaya Lakshan, and Lakshan Sandakan has been brilliant so far and the table-toppers Colombo Kings in the semis.
However, Jaffna Stallions got the better of the Galle Gladiators in both the league games, but the final against the fickle-hearted Gladiators.
The pitch in Hambantota has been favoring the batsmen most of the time. In the league stage, scores over the 200 run mark were crossed quite a few times. The average score will be hovering around 170-180 runs.
The conditions will be cloudy, but with no chances of rain. The temperature will be around 26 degrees Celsius.
Danushka Gunathilaka(C), Avishka Fernando, Johnson Charles, Ahsan Ali, Thisara Perera (VC), Wanindu Hasaranga, Shehan Jayasuriya, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Lakshan Sandakan, Usman Shinwari
Jaffna Stallions Playing XI - Johnson Charles (Wicket-keeper), Avishka Fernando, Charith Asalanka, Shoaib Malik, Chaturanga de Silva, Thisara Perera (Captain), Wanindu Hasaranga, Dhananjaya de Silva, Suranga Lakmal, Duanne Olivier, Usman Shinwari
Galle Gladiators Playing XI - Danushka Gunathilaka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa (Captain), Ahsan Ali, Azam Khan (Wicket-keeper), Sahan Arachchige, Chanaka Ruwansiri, Shehan Jayasuriya, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Mohammad Amir, Lakshan Sandakan, Nuwan Thushara
Jaffna Stallions: Avishka Fernando, Johnson Charles(WK), Charith Asalanka, Thisara Perera(C), Shoaib Malik, Chaturanga de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga, Dhananjaya de Silva, Suranga Lakmal, Minod Bhanuka, Binura Fernando, Tom Moores, Prabath Jayasuriya, Nuwanidu Fernando, Vijayakanth Viyaskanth, Mahesh Theekshana, Kanagarathinam Kabilraj, Theivendiram Dinoshan, Usman Shinwari, Duanne Olivier, Kyle Abbott
Galle Gladiators: Danushka Gunathilaka, Ahsan Ali, Bhanuka Rajapaksa(C), Azam Khan(WK), Sahan Arachchige, Milinda Siriwardana, Chadwick Walton, Shahid Afridi, Shehan Jayasuriya, Chanaka Ruwansiri, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Mohammad Amir, Lakshan Sandakan, Nuwan Thushara, Duvindu Tillakaratne, Mohamed Shiraz, Hazratullah Zazai, Asitha Fernando, Waqas Maqsood, Akila Dananjaya