DD vs SMP, Match Preview, Match Details, Pitch Report, Probable Playing XI, Match Prediction for Match 8 of TNPL 2023


Match Preview

It is going to be DD vs SMP for the 8th game of the Tamil Nadu Premier League at Dindigul in two days’ time.

Furthermore, talking about their previous games, the Dindigul Dragons won their opening game against Ruby Trichy Warriors by 6 wickets.

It was a dominant performance from DD’s bowlers who restricted Ruby Trichy Warriors to just 120.

However, Siechem Madurai Panthers could not get going in the tournament as they lost to Nellai Royal Kings by 6 wickets.

Additionally, talking about the points table, the Dragons are in 4th place with 2 points and an NRR of +2.225.

However, the Madurai Panthers are in 8th place with 0 points and an NRR of -3.139 and will look to open their account.

Thus, we will get a great game of cricket between these two teams on the 18th in the evening.

Match Details

Match: Dindigul Dragons vs Siechem Madurai Panthers, Match 8

Venue: NPR College Ground, Dindigul

Date: 18th June 2023

Time: 7:15 PM IST

Pitch Report

The pitch at Dindigul favors batters more than bowlers when it comes to domestic T20 cricket. That’s why teams batting first here have won fewer games than teams batting second. Therefore, the skipper winning the toss should opt to bowl first.

Full Squads for DD vs SMP, Match 8

Dindigul Dragons

Affan Khader, Boopathi Vaishna Kumar, Hemanth Kumar, S Arun, Shivam Singh S, R Vimal Khumar, M Mathivannan, P Saravana Kumar, Rahul, Ravichandran Ashwin (c), Vignesh Puthur, Adithya Ganesh (wk), Baba Indrajith (wk), Tamil Dhileepan (wk), Advaith Sharma, VP Diran, G Kishoor, Rohan Ravi Bhutra, M Sarath Kumar, Suboth Bhati, Varun Chakravarthy

Siechem Madurai Panthers

Ayush M, C Hari Nishaanth (c), Shijit Chandran, Sri Abisek S, V Aditya, Andrew Subikshan, Jagatheesan Kousik, K Deeban Lingesh, Sudhan D, Swapnil Singh, Washington Sundar, Sukumaran Karthik (wk), Krish Jain (wk), Ajay Krishna, Balu Surya, Gowtham V, Gurjapneet Singh, Murugan Ashwin, P Saravanan, Dev Rahul

Probable Playing XI for DD vs SMP, Match 8

Dindigul Dragons

Shivam Singh S, R Vimal Khumar, Baba Indrajith (wk), Adithya Ganesh, M Sarath Kumar, Suboth Bhati, Ravichandran Ashwin (c), P Saravana Kumar, Boopathi Vaishna Kumar, M Mathivannan, Varun Chakravarthy, S Arun

Siechem Madurai Panthers

Sukumaran Karthik (wk), C Hari Nishaanth, K Deeban Lingesh, Washington Sundar, Jagatheesan Kousik, Swapnil Singh, Sudhan D (c), Murugan Ashwin, Dev Rahul, Gurjapneet Singh

Match Prediction for DD vs SMP, Match 8

From the team combinations and previous results, we can say that Dindigul Dragons will win this contest.

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