Sharks XI (SHA) & Bulls XI (BUL) will meet for Match number 23 of Byju’s Pondicherry T20. This match will take place at Cricket Association Puducherry Siechem Ground, Puducherry on 18th August. According to IST, match will begin at 9.30 AM.
SHA vs BUL: Pondicherry T20: Preview
Sharks XI have had a contrasting tournament so far having won 3 and losing 3 matches. They won the super over contest against Lions XI in their previous. They occupy the 3rd spot in the standings with 12 points.
On the other hand, Bulls XI are heading into this match on the back of a loss against Tigers XI. With 2 wins and 5 losses, they are occupying the 5th spot in the standings with 8 points at the time of writing this piece. They need to be more consistent if they want to move up in the points table.
SHA vs BUL: Pondicherry T20: Weather Report
The temperature is expected to hover around 27°C on the match day with 13 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.
SHA vs BUL: Pondicherry T20: Pitch Report
The wicket is on the slower side, and the batters need to utilize the powerplay overs for the maximum extent. The runs are hard to come by in the middle phase of the match. Anything 150 is a dependable score on this surface.
SHA vs BUL: Pondicherry T20: Probable Playing XI
Sharks XI: P Logesh, A Jerish, Premraj, Anand Subramanian, G Chiranjeevi (c), Nipun Gaikwad (wk), Mohit Mittan, Raghu Sharma, T A Abeesh, Vishal Khokhar, Akshay Jain S
Bulls XI: S Karthik, Vikneshwaran Marimuthu (c), Jay Pandey, P Surendiran (wk), Mohamed Safeequddin, Karthik B Nair, Amarnath Akki, M Pooviarasan, Marc Morais, N Vengadeshwaran, Sathya Kumar
SHA vs BUL: Pondicherry T20: Dream11 Team Prediction
Dream11 Team: Nipun Gaikwad, S Karthik (c), Mohit Mittan, P Logesh, Jay Pandey, Vikneshwaran Marimuthu, G Chiranjeevi (vc), Raghu Sharma, M Pooviarasan, Karthik B Nair, T A Abeesh
SHA vs BUL: Pondicherry T20: Match Prediction
According to the previous performance, Sharks XI are expected to defeat Bulls XI. Sharks XI are at better position in the point table & would like to continue that. Their batting line up is performing good & their bowlers are taking wickets whenever required. Bulls XI will have to really work hard to win the match. Their bowlers are lacking match winning abilities. Odds are in favour of Sharks XI.