- admin | May 9, 2022 | 9:47 pm
LSG vs GT: After a clash between the bottom-most teams, we will have a clash between the table toppers. Both sides are doing a wonderful job in the tournament, managing whatever resources they have and a win for either side here will help them get close to a top-two finish.
This is the second time both teams are playing each other with the first encounter seeing GT win a thriller against the Lucknow Super Giants.
Match: LSG vs GT
Date: 10th May 2022
Time: 7:30 PM IST
Venue: MCA Stadium, Pune
The weather is clear for the eventing of the LSG vs GT game with no chance of rain.
Like the other grounds in the tournament, the Pune pitch is beginning to get easier to defend on. The surface is dry with more spin on offer and scores in the 160 range seem defendable.
LSG vs GT Predicted Playing XI
LSG Playing XI
KL Rahul (capt), Quinton de Kock (wk), Manish Pandey, Ayush Badoni, Marcus Stoinis, Deepak Hooda, Krunal Pandya, Jason Holder, Dushmantha Chameera, Avesh Khan, Ravi Bishnoi.
GT Playing XI
Shubman Gill, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Hardik Pandya (capt), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Sai Sudarshan, Rashid Khan, Alzarri Joseph, Lockie Ferguson, Mohammed Shami, Yash Dayal
Both sides are likely to remain unchanged for the upcoming game.
After leaving the Mumbai Indians, Krunal Pandya has found some wonderful rhythm this season. He is conceding less than 30 in his full quota on a consistent basis, maintaining a wonderful economy while also picking up wickets. With the bat too, Krunal Pandya is providing some valuable runs and is often given the responsibility to come up the order as well.
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Wriddhiman Saha is doing a really good job opening the batting this season. Even with the Sunrisers, he gave some valuable performances and is continuing to do the same, helping GT paper what seems a light batting line-up. He is consistent at the top and his aggression is getting GT into some wonderful positions.
LSG vs GT Match Tips
Both teams are going really well this season but despite last games result and the points table, on pure names, LSG come in with an advantage. They have a reputed batting line-up and some good bowlers, giving them an advantage in this high-profile clash.
Match Prediction: LSG will win the match.