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Cricket Free Tips | CPL 2021, Match 25: St Lucia Kings vs Barbados Royals

Match 25 of the CPL 2021 will be held at the Warner Park in St Kitts, played between St Lucia Kings and Barbados Royals. The match will be kicked off on 11th September (Saturday) at 20:00 (GMT+6).   

Barbados Royals and St Lucia Kings meet in both sides’ penultimate game in the group stage. After losing their last two matches, the Kings are currently fourth in the standings. After only two wins in the tournament, the Barbados Royals are placed at the bottom of the standings.

St Lucia Kings were defeated by the Jamaica Tallawahs in their last match, but they have consistently played at a higher level than Barbados and will be confident going into this match.

After a terrible performance in the competition, the Barbados Royals have very little left to lose. They are able to defeat any side on their day.

Weather
During the match, there will be some clouds and a high of 27 degrees celsius.

Pitch
In the last game at Warner Park, 367 runs were scored in just 11 balls short of 2 full innings. By the end of the group stage, batsmen should be able to play freely.

Probable Playing XIs

Saint Lucia Kings:
Faf du Plessis (c), Obed McCoy, Kesrick Williams, Tim David, Andre Fletcher (wk), Roston Chase, Keemo Paul, Wahab Riaz, Keron Cottoy, Samit Patel, Jeavor Royal 

Barbados Royals:
Azam Khan, Smit Patel (wk),  Mohammad Amir, Johnson Charles, Raymon Reifer, Jason Holder (c), Mayers,  Jake Lintott, Joshua Bishop, Glenn Phillips, Nyeem Young

St Lucia Kings vs Barbados Royals – Match 25, Dream 11:
Roston Chase (c), Jeavon Royal (vc), Faf fu Plessis, Glenn Phillips, Tim David, Raymon Reifer, Andre Fletcher, Azam Khan, Wahab Riaz , Mohammad Amir, Kesrick Williams

Prediction

Match winner

  • St Lucia Kings 

Winning the toss

  • St Lucia Kings 

Top Batsman

  • St Lucia Kings  –  Roston Chase
  • Barbados Royals Azam Khan 

Top Bowler

  • St Lucia Kings  – Kesrick Williams
  • Barbados Royals  – Mohammad Amir 

Most Sixes 

  • St Lucia Kings  Andre Fletcher
  • Barbados Royals  – Johnson Charles 

Player of the Match

  • St Lucia Kings  – Roston Chase

Team Scores Batting First 

  • St Lucia Kings  – 160+
  • Barbados Royals – 150+  


Although neither side is in great form heading into this match, the Kings have shown significantly more ability and generated far better results than the Royals in the CPL 2021. St Lucia Kings are expected to win easily, while Barbados Royals will suffer another setback. Let’s back your favourite team now on Baji!

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