SS vs LKK - Match 1

Author: Shreyas
19 Jul 2021 17:12:23
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Lyca Kovai Kings vs Salem Spartans - 1st Match of Tamil Nadu Premier League'2021, at M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai 

Weather Forecast 
Scattered Thunderstorms - 34°C

1. TEAM INFO

Previous season's performances 

Team - Lyca Kovai Kings

2016 - 4th (8-4w/4l)
2017 - 4th (8-3w/5l)
2018 - 3rd (8-4w/4l)
2019 - 5th (7-4w/3l)

Team - Salem Spartans 

2016 - 1st (9-6w/3l)
2017 - 2nd (9-8w/1l)
2018 - 5th (7-4w/3l)
2019 - 6th (7-2w/5l)


2. VENUE AND PITCH INFO 

Venue - M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai 

Total Matches - T20s

Overall - 124

Avg 1st Innings Score - 155
Avg 2nd Innings Score - 143

Highest Score - 246/5 (Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals - 3rd April'2010)


(ii) Performance of both teams on this ground 

LKK - 9-4w/5l
SS - 7-5w/2l

(iii) Recent Matches on this venue 

1) Punjab Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - 21st April'2021
120/10 vs 121/1 (SRH won by 9 wkts)

Pacers - 5w+0w=5w
Spinners - 3w+1w=4w

2) Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals - 20th April'2021
137/9 vs 138/4 (DC won by 6 wkts)

Pacers - 4w+2w=6w
Spinners - 5w+2w=7w

3) Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders - 18th April'2021
204/4 vs 166/8 (RCB won by 38 runs)

Pacers - 2w+5w=7w
Spinners - 2w+3w=5w

4) Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - 17th April'2021
150/5 vs 137/10 (MI won by 13 runs)

Pacers - 3w+4w=7w
Spinners - 2w+4w=6w

5) Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - 14th April'2021
149/8 vs 143/9 (RCB won by 6 runs)

Pacers - 5w+5w=10w
Spinners - 3w+3w=6w

6) Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders - 13th April'2021
152/10 vs 142/7 (MI won by 10 runs)

Pacers - 8w+2w=10w
Spinners - 2w+5w=7w

7) Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - 11th April'2021
187/6 vs 177/5 (KKR won by 10 runs)

Pacers - 2w+4w=6w
Spinners - 4w+1w=5w

8) Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore - 9th April'2021
159/9 vs 160/8 (RCB won by 2 wkts)

Pacers - 6w+5w=11w
Spinners - 1w+1w=2w

9) Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians - 8th May'2019 
131/4 vs 132/4 (MI won by 6 wkts)

Pacers - 0w+1w=1w
Spinners - 4w+3w=7w

10) Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Capitals - 2nd May'2019
179/4 vs 99/10 (CSK won by 80 runs)

Pacers - 1w+1w=2w
Spinners - 2w+8w=10w

Total Summary 

Pacers
1st Innings - 36w
2nd Innings - 29w

Spinners
1st Innings - 30w
2nd Innings - 31w

Overall
65w:61w (Pacers:Spinners)


(iv) Toss Based Analysis on this venue 

LYCA KOVAI KINGS (LKK)

1. P Shijit Chandran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 61(37)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 43(40), 33(33)&1w, 38(49)*

2. Suresh Kumar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 74(48)&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

3. J Gowjith Subash
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2(7)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

4. Krishnamoorthy Vignesh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 9(8)*&2w, 2w, 2w, 2w, 2w, 1w

5. Manish Ravi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

6. R Kavin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 31(20), 6(1)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1(4)

7. Govindhan Aravindh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

8. V Ganga Sridhar Raju
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 32(24), 23(20), 4(11)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 66(55), 15(15)

9. U Mukilesh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

10. Abhishek Tanwar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 55(22)*&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 11(17)&0w, 4w

11. MA Atheeq Ur Rahman
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

12. N Selva Kumaran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

13. Ashwin Venkatraman
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1(4)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 26(17)

14. B Sai Sudharsan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

15. Nishaanth Kumar Alwar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

16. Shahrukh Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 26(15), 1(1)&1w, 59(43), 22(17)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(3), 11(18)

17. Thangarasu Natarajan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 1w

18. S Ajith Ram
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 13(15)*&0w, 2w, 0w

19. E Srinivasan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

20. S Anandakumar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

21. V Yudheeswaran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 


SALEM SPARTANS (SS)

1. B Praneesh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

2. S Abhishek 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 17(8)

3. Akshay V Srinivasan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 8(13)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 27(20), 38(24), 34(28)*

4. Murugan Ashwin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 9(4)*&2w, 15(13)&0w, 28(27)*&0w, 9(10)&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 13(7)&0w, 8(9)&1w, 33(24)*&0w, 34(20)*&2w, 17(23)&1w, 0w, 0w

5. S Boopalan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

6. Daryl S Ferrario
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

7. M Ganesh Moorthi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 0w, 2w, 4w, 0w, 13(11)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 0w

8. KH Gopinath
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

9. TD Lokesh Raj
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w

10. G Periyasamy
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 5w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

11. Umashankar Sushil
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 25(19), 12(21), 4(10), 21(22)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

12. Vijay Shankar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1(2)&1w, 26(20)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 30(26)&0w, 14(12)&0w, 18(18), 3(5), 28(25)&2w, 8(7)&0w, 11(7)&0w

13. G Kishoor 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

14. M Vijay Kumar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 17(13), 35(21)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

15. A Aarif
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2(4)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

16. M Suganesh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

17. R Karthikeyan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

18. A V R Rathnam
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

19. Abhinav Vishnu
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

20. R Karthikeyan (2)
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

21. Shubham Mehta
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 


2. HEAD TO HEAD 

(i) Overall
4 - 3w/1l (In favour of SS)

(ii) Last 5 Matches
4 - 3w/1l (In favour of SS)

(iii) On This Venue
1 - 1w/0l (In favour of LKK)


(iv) Recent Head to Head Matches 

1) Salem Spartans vs Lyca Kovai Kings - 25th July'2019
155/5 vs 149/7 (SS won by 6 runs - Match reduced to 13 overs)

Akshay V Srinivasan - 31(11)
S Abhishek - 20(13)
Krishnamoorthy Vignesh - 2w

Pacers - 2w+4w=6w
Spinners - 3w+2w=5w

2) Salem Spartans vs Lyca Kovai Kings - 20th July'2018
182/7 vs 171/8 (SS won by 11 runs)

Akshay V Srinivasan - 45(21)
Shahrukh Khan - 23(19) & 1w
Thangarasu Natarajan - 2w
S Ajith Ram - 2w
Krishnamoorthy Vignesh - 1w

Pacers - 3w+4w=7w
Spinners - 4w+4w=8w

3) Lyca Kovai Kings vs Salem Spartans - 3rd August'2017
160/6 vs 164/4 (SS won by 6 wkts)

Akshay V Srinivasan - 52(36)
S Ajith Ram - 1w

Pacers - 2w+3w=5w
Spinners - 3w+1w=4w

4) Salem Spartans vs Lyca Kovai Kings - 31st August'2016
95/10 vs 96/1 (LKK won by 9 wkts)

Umashankar Sushil - 12(21)
Krishnamoorthy Vignesh - 1w

Pacers - 2w+0w=2w
Spinners - 5w+0w=5w


(v) Toss Based Analysis (H2H)

Lyca Kovai Kings

1. P Shijit Chandran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

2. J Suresh Kumar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

3. J Gowjith Subash
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

4. Krishnamoorthy Vignesh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 1w, 2w

5. GR Manish
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

6. R Kavin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

7. G Aravindh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

8. V Ganga Sridhar Raju
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

9. U Mukilesh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

10. Abhishek Tanwar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

11. MA Atheeq Ur Rahman
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

12. N Selva Kumaran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

13. Ashwin Venkatraman
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3(4)

14. B Sai Sudharsan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

15. Nishaanth Kumar Alwar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

16. Shahrukh Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 23(19)&0w, 8(5)

17. Thangarasu Natarajan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w, 0w

18. S Ajith Ram
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 15(9)*&2w

19. E Srinivasan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

20. S Anandakumar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

21. V Yudheeswaran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 


Salem Spartans 

1. B Praneesh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

2. S Abhishek 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 20(13)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

3. Akshay V Srinivasan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 52(36), 45(21), 31(11)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1(1)*

4. Murugan Ashwin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

5. S Boopalan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

6. Daryl S Ferrario
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

7. M Ganesh Moorthi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 0w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

8. KH Gopinath
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

9. TD Lokesh Raj
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

10. G Periyasamy
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

11. Umashankar Sushil
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 12(21), 2(2)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

12. Vijay Shankar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

13. G Kishoor G
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

14. M Vijay Kumar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

15. A Aarif
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

16. M Suganesh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

17. R Karthikeyan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

18. A V R Rathnam
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

19. Abhinav Vishnu
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

20. R Karthikeyan (2)
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

21. Shubham Mehta
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 


3. SQUAD INFO WITH DETAILING 

A) LYCA KOVAI KINGS (LKK) SQUAD: 

Probable XI

1) Shahrukh Khan - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 4, 0, 13, 22, 15*, 47, 6*, 6, 51

2) P Shijit Chandran - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 3, 21, 25, 39, 0*, 12, 39, 11, 38*

3) V Ganga Sridhar Raju - LHB, Legbreak 
Last 10 - 13r 0w, 45, 1, 43, 15, 12, 21, 4, 81, 0, 6, 27, 31*

4) Ashwin Venkatraman - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 18, 45, 15, 28*, 35, 14, 3, 6*, 34

5) R Kavin - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 4, 1, 3, 6, 5, 2, 6*

6) Abhishek Tanwar - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 9r 2w, 0w, 2w, 13r 1w, 15r 2w, 5r 0w, 3w, 2w, 0w, 19r 0w, 24r 0w

7) Suresh Kumar - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 74

8) B Sai Sudharsan - LHB, Legbreak 
Last 10 - 
Last 10 - 

9) S Ajith Ram - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 2w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 3w

10) T Natarajan - LHB, LFM
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 3w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 3w, 2w, 0w

11) Krishnamoorthy Vignesh - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 3w, 0w, 5w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 2w, 3w, 1w, 0w


BENCH 

12) U Mukilesh - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 0, 0, 7, 2

13) Atheeq Ur Rahman - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 

14) Nishaanth Kumar Alwar - LHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 

15) Elangovan Srinivasan - LHB, LFM
Last 10 - 

16) Valliappan Yudheeswaran - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 

17) Sivanandan Anandakumar - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 

18) J Gowjith Subash - RHB, Legbreak 
Last 10 - 21, 8, 2, 2, 0, 26, 23, 0, 13*

19) Manish Ravi - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 

20) Govindhan Aravindh - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 

21) N Selva Kumaran - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 11r 0w, 1w, 21r 2w, 0w, 4w, 0w


Safe C/VC choices
Shahrukh Khan, Abhishek Tanwar

B) SALEM SPARTANS (SS) SQUAD: 

Unavailable - Washington Sundar (International duty)

Probable XI

1) Akshay V Srinivasan - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 50, 63, 9, 22, 16, 31, 55r 0w, 12, 42

2) M Vijay Kumar - RHB
Last 10 - 0, 0, 8, 35, 17, 1, 46, 43

3) KH Gopinath - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 0, 16, 53, 45, 1, 82, 55, 37, 4, 25

4) Vijay Shankar - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 8r 1w, 8r 0w, 0w, 28r 2w, 3, 11r 0w, 4r 0w, 1w, 26

5) Umashankar Sushil - RHB
Last 10 - 21, 4, 1, 2*, 12, 11, 0*

6) Daryl S Ferrario - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 19, 3, 22, 1, 18r 0w, 33, 1*, 1, 7

7) S Abhishek - RHB
Last 10 - 50*, 17

8) Murugan Ashwin - RHB, Legbreak 
Last 10 - 9r 0w, 1w, 0w, 14r 0w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 2w

9) G Periyasamy - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 1w, 3w, 5w

10) B Praneesh - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 2w, 3w

11) M Ganesh Moorthi - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 8r 1w, 15r 0w, 1w, 17r 0w, 35r 2w, 0w, 2r 1w, 1r 0w, 2w, 0w


BENCH 

12) A Aarif - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 0, 4*, 3*, 16, 36, 14*, 2

13) Abhinav Vishnu - LHB, Legbreak 
Last 10 - 

14) S Boopalan - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 2w, 0w

15) R Karthikeyan - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 0w, 19r 1w, 13r 1w, 8, 0w, 6, 0w, 3

16) R Karthikeyan (2) - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 4r 0w

17) TD Lokesh Raj - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 3w, pw

18) G Kishoor - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 

19) AVR Ratham - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 

20) Shubham Mehta - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 0

21) M Suganesh - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 


Safe C/VC choices
Vijay Shankar, Akshay V Srinivasan 

Differential C/VC choices 

LKK - P Shijit Chandran, V Ganga Sridhar Raju, S Ajith Ram, T Natarajan, Ashwin Venkatraman 

SS - Daryl S Ferrario, B Praneesh, G Periyasamy, Murugan Ashwin, KH Gopinath 


My Fantasy Team (SL)
(Pre Toss)

Wk - Kavin
Bat - Gopinath, Srinivasan, Sridhar Raju, Ferrario, Venkatraman 
AR - Shankar, S Khan
Bowl - Ajith Ram, Periyasamy, GR Manish

Options for other SL and GL teams - Abhishek Tanwar, Shubham Mehta, M Ganesh Moorthi, Murugan Ashwin, Krishnamoorthy Vignesh, B Praneesh

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