Panthers XI (PAN) & Sharks XI (SHA) will meet for the final match of Byju’s Pondicherry T20. This match will take place at Cricket Association Puducherry Siechem Ground, Puducherry on 23rd August. According to IST, match will begin at 8.00 PM.
PAN vs SHA: Pondicherry T20: Preview
Panthers XI ended at the top of the points table of this season. They won 8 out of 10 matches which they played. Their squad is performing brilliantly. They have good line up of players have an experience of playing in finals & some young players who are hungry to show their talent.
Sharks XI finished off at the third spot on the points table. Sharks XI also played ten matches in this season where they managed to win five matches. Sharks XI beat Tigers XI by 2 runs in the second semi-final to reach the finals. Both the teams have faced each other twice in the tournament where Panthers XI emerged as winners.
PAN vs SHA: Pondicherry T20: Weather Report
The temperature is expected to stay around 29°C on the matchday. It will be 77 % humidity with a wind speed of 14 km/hr. There are 22 % chances of precipitation during the game.
PAN vs SHA: Pondicherry T20: Pitch Report
The surface is a balanced one. It will provide a decent assistance for both batters and bowlers. It is expected to provide some initial help to the swing bowlers. Spinners might dominant in the middle phase.
PAN vs SHA: Pondicherry T20: Probable Playing XI
Panthers XI: Rohit Damodaran©, George Samuel A(wk), Iqlas Naha, Ameer Zeeshan N, Bharat Bhushan Sharma, S Santhosh Kumaran, Priyam Ashish, Sidak Singh, Jayaprakash Manikandan, Ashith Rajiv, SB Sai Chetan
Bench: Abin Mathew, Shivam Singh S, Mohan Doss R
Sharks XI: Chiranjeevi G©, Logesh P, Anand Subramanian, Mohit Mittan, Nipun Gaikwad(wk), Thivagar G, Premraj Rajavelu, Raghu Sharma, Abeesh T A, Akshay Jain S, Vishal Khokhar
Bench: Shivamurugan M, Rajesankar M, Sabari S
PAN vs SHA: Pondicherry T20: Dream11 Team Prediction
Dream11 Team: Priyam Ashish, Premraj, Anand Subramanian, Nipun Gaikwad (wk), Ameer Zeeshan-N (C), G Chiranjeevi (VC), Damodaran Rohit, Iqlas Naha, Bharat Bhushan Sharma, T A Abeesh, Raghu Sharma
PAN vs SHA: Pondicherry T20: Match Prediction
Panthers XI have performed consistently through out the tournament. They have dominated all the teams including Sharks XI. There has been a inconsistency in the game of Sharks XI. They will have to work hard to dominate Panthers XI in the finals. Odds are in favor of Panthers XI & they are expected to win the game.