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Cricket Free Tips | St Lucia T10 Blast 2021, Match 18: South Castries Lions vs Vieux Fort North Raiders


The match 18 of the St Lucia T10 Blast 2021 will be held at the Daren Sammy National Stadium, played between South Castries Lions and Vieux Fort North Raiders. The match will be kicked off on 8th May (Saturday) at 23:30 (GMT+6). 

South Castries Lions is a very strong side. They are coming back from an impressive victory over Central Castries Mindoo Heritage. Batting first,Central Castries Mindoo Heritage posted a strong 109-2 in their ten overs before Johnson Charles went berserk and smashed a brutal 84 off 33. Other than him, Wave Clovis, Wendell Inglis and Rumario Simmons form a strong batting order.

Vieux Fort North Raiders too defeated Central Castries Mindoo Heritage in their first match but were humbled by Mabouya Valley Constrictors in their previous match. They do have some excellent batting but besides Tariq Gabriel, none has scored any runs. Their bowling also slightly on the weaker side

Weather
The temperature will stay around 26 Degrees Celsius, and a wind speed of 21 km/hr on matchday. During the match, there are 21% chances of precipitation.

Pitch
So far, we haven’t seen too many big scores in the tournament, but a score of 90-100 can be extremely competitive.

Probable Playing XIs

South Castries Lions:

Daniel Jn Baptiste, Johnson Charles(c), Noelle Leo(wk), Wade Clovis, Nixon Edmund, Aaron Joseph,Kemrol Charles, Collinus Callendar,  Wendell Inglis, Shervon Leo, Xavier Gabriel

Vieux Fort North Raiders:
Curtly Jonny, Al Prince (c),  Ernell Sextius, Junior Peter (wk), Tariq Gabriel, Kurt Edward, Shawn Auguste, Ricky Hippolyte, Chris Pamphile, David Naitram, Johann Williams.

South Castries Lions vs Vieux Fort North Raiders – Match 18, Dream 11:
AL Prince (c), Shervon Leo (vc), Johnson Charles, Tarryck Gabriel, Wendell Inglis, Wade Clovis, Ernell Sexius, Collinus Callendar, Aaron Joseph, Johann Williams, Xavier Gabriel

Prediction

Match winner 
South Castries Lions

Winning the toss
Vieux Fort North Raiders

Top Batsman
Kurt Edward (Vieux Fort North Raiders), Johnson Charles (South Castries Lions)

Top Bowler 
Tariq Gabriel (Vieux Fort North Raiders), Xavier Gabriel (South Castries Lions)

Most Sixes  
Kurt Edward (Vieux Fort North Raiders), Johnson Charles (South Castries Lions)

Player of the Match 
Johnson Charles (South Castries Lions)

Team Scores Batting First
Vieux Fort North Raiders 80+, South Castries Lions 100+

The South Castries Lions are a better side in all aspects and will start as favourites. To beat the South Castries Lions, Vieux Fort North Raiders will have to bat extremely well. Let’s support your favourite team on Baji now!

 

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