Bengaluru Blasters vs Shivamogga Lions | KPL 2019
The Karnataka Premier League is an Indian T20 format cricket league initiated by Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA). The first season of this league was played in 2009. In the last season, eight teams participated in this tournament. Mantri Developers sponsored the initial seasons of Karnatka Premier League. There was 3-year pause of this series. It was resumed again in 2014. Bijapur Bulls won the last trophy of Karnatka Premier League.
This is the match no. 9 of this season which will be played between Bengaluru Blasters vs Shivamogga Lions on 20th of August. Venue of this match will be M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru. We hope to see tough contest between these two teams.
Shivamogga Lions are in great form. They won their all matches till now. Shivamogga Lions are in exceptional rhythm as a team. They played two matches till now and won the both. They are on top of the points table of Karnatka Premier League 2019. Almost all of the squad members of Shivamogga Lions are in aggressive form right now. Their exceptional rhythm will help Shivamogga Lions to score a defend-able target.
In Bengaluru, weather isn’t suitable for cricket. Many matches were also disturbed because of rain. The very first match of this series was also disrupted by rain. We hope that rain will not startle this series like Tamil Nadu Premier League.
According to our experts, Shivamogga Lions will win this match also. Shivamogga Lions have some great batsmen in their squad and they are blessed with a lot of match-winning players. They are more balanced side as compared to Bengaluru Blasters. Shivamogga Lions have enough class to win this match and maintain their streak.
Bengaluru Blasters also have some good athletes but Shivamogga Lions are much more balanced side. Rongsen Jonathan (c), Rohan Kadam, KN Bharath and V Koushik are key players from Bengaluru Blasters’s squad. If we look at the recent form of both of the teams, Bengaluru Blasters are weaker side as compared to Shivamogga Lions. Shivamogga Lions will win this match from Bengaluru Blasters with great margin.
Conditions are not good for cricket in Bengaluru. The team Who Will Win the Toss is supposed to choose bowl first because conditions are in favour for bowling. Bowlers can disturb the batsmen due to extra pace and swing due to current conditions. So toss will play a vital role in this condition.
These days weather isn’t suitable for cricket in Bengaluru. There will be heavy rain during the play. It is being predicted that rain will disturb the play. While the temperature will be between 20 and 27-degree celsius. Heavy rain during the game can also reduce the length of the match.
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Who Will Win TOSS : Bengaluru Blasters
Who Will Win Match : Shivamogga Lions
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|Bengaluru Blasters Squad||Shivamogga Lions Squad|
|Rongsen Jonathan (c)||Abhimanyu Mithun (c)
|Rohan Kadam||HS Sharath
|KN Bharath||Pavan Deshpande
|V Koushik||M Nidhish
|Nishant Shekhawat||S P Manjunath
|Sharath BR||Arjun Hoysala
|Sharath BR||Nihal Ullal
|Bharath Dhuri||K Hoysala
|Anand Doddamani||Akshay Ballal
|Nikin Jose||Pradeep T
|Kishore Kamat||Pradeep Gangadhar
|Rohan Raju||Rohith Gowda
|Anurag Bajpai||Prithviraj Shekawat
|Manoj S Bhandage||Rishabh Singh
|Bharath Devaraj||Prashanth S
|Muthanna Chandrashekhar||S Shivaraj
|Aditya Goyal||Sujit N Gowda
Complete Match Details
Date: Tuesday – August 20, 2019
Time: 01:30 PM GMT / 07:00 PM Local
Stadium: M. Chinnaswamy Stadium
Hosts to: Karnataka
Ends: Pavilion End, BEML End
Avg 1st inn score: 158
Avg 2nd inn score: 147