RTW vs LKK Match Prediction & Betting Tips, TNPL 2022
Ruby Trichy Warriors and Lyca Kovai Kings go head to head in Match 15 of the 2022 Tamil Nadu Premier League on Sunday evening. The Warriors have won one game and lost two in the tournament so far. The Kovai Kings have the same record but a superior net-run-rate. The match begins at The SNR College Cricket Ground, Coimbatore at 19:15 local time.
Ruby Trichy Warriors have lost back to back matches in the tournament with defeats against IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans and Dindigul Dragons. They have a talented side but must up their game in this fixture.
Lyca Kovai Kings showed their strength and ability in Match 11 against Salem Spartans. The question is whether or not they can replicate that in this game against the 2021 runners-up.
Ruby Trichy Warriors vs Lyca Kovai Kings T20 Match Live streaming
TV channels: This match will be shown live on Star Sports 1.
RTW vs LKK Match Toss Prediction
With humidity levels getting higher as the game progresses, neither captain will want to be in the field in the second innings. We predict both teams will choose to field first if they win the toss.
RTW vs LKK Match Pitch Report
This venue is very popular with players and spectators alike. Expect the pitch to offer a bit more pace than the previous two we have seen in the tournament.
It will be mostly cloudy during this evening game in Coimbatore. The temperature will be in the low-mid 20s with very little chance of rain.
Read on for team previews, betting tips, latest odds, and match prediction for Ruby Trichy Warriors vs Lyca Kovai Kings, TNPL 2022.
Ruby Trichy Warriors Team News & Playing 11
RTW Team News
Murali Vijay and Anthony Dhas were left out of the Warriors’ XI ahead of the defeat against Chepauk Super Gillies. In their place, Santosh Shiv and N Niranjan came into the side. So far this season, the Warriors are struggling to find bowlers who can combine control with taking wickets.
RTW Key Players
- Santosh Shiv- the left-handed opener scored eight fours and two sixes at a strike-rate of 155.26 against the Super Gillies.
- M Mathivannan- after impressing with the ball against IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans, the left-arm spinner struggled in the last game and finished with figures of 0-42.
- Ajay Krishna- it was an extraordinary performance in the field from the 25 year old against Chepauk Super Gillies. He took 3-33 and also contributed a run-out.
RTW Team Form
The Trichy Warriors went all the way to the final last year and got off to a winning start this season. However, they have now lost two in a row.
Ruby Trichy Warriors Predicted Playing 11
Amit Sathvik, Santosh Shiv, N Niranjan, Nidhish Rajagopal, Adithya Ganesh (wk), Muhammed Adnan Khan, Saravana Kumar, M Mathivannan, Rahil Shah (c), M Poiyamozhi, Ajay Krishna
Lyca Kovai Kings Team News & Playing 11
LKK Team News
There was only one change in the XI from the game against Siechem Madurai Panthers to the big win over Salem Spartans. In came Krishnamoorthy Vignesh in place with Valliappan Yudheeswaran. However, Yudheeswaran conceded 35 runs from two overs and we expect to see Vignesh back for this game.
LKK Key Players
- Suresh Kumar- with 147 runs from three innings in this campaign, only four players have scored more runs in the 2022 TNPL so far.
- Sai Sudharsan- after a disappointing start to the competition with scores of 5 and 0 in the first two games, the 20 year old delivered with 56 not out from 43 balls to get his team home against Salem Spartans.
- Abhishek Tanwar- the medium pacer went wicketless in the final two games of last year but he has already picked up five wickets from two matches in this tournament.
LKK Team Form
The Kovai Kings delivered a convincing victory in their last match to end a disappointing run of three successive defeats in the tournament.
Lyca Kovai Kings Predicted Playing 11
Ganga Sridhar Raju, Suresh Kumar (wk), Sai Sudharsan, Shahrukh Khan (c), Shjit Chandran, Abhishek Tanwar, U Mukilesh, Ajith Ram, Krishnamoorthy Vignesh, Balu Surya, R Divakar
RTW vs LKK Team Form in Last Five Matches
RTW : L L W L W
LKK : W L L L W
Ruby Trichy Warriors vs Lyca Kovai Kings Head to Head
Ruby Trichy Warriors are still searching for their first win over Lyca Kovai Kings in the TNPL, this will be their sixth attempt. In the first meeting between the side, back in August 2016, the game finished in a tie with both teams scoring 126-7. Lyca Kovai Kings were dominant throughout the clash in last year’s group stage. Ganga Sridhar Raju top scored with 74 runs and was well supported by Sai Sudharsan who hit 57 not out.
RTW vs LKK Head to Head Stats in T20
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Ruby Trichy Warriors vs Lyca Kovai Kings Prediction
Both teams will be desperate to win this game and turn their record so far in the tournament to two wins and two defeats. If either suffer another loss in this match, it won’t be terminal for their chances of finishing in the top four but will pose real questions about their strength. We are predicting a relatively high scoring game and Ruby Trichy Warriors to emerge with the victory.
Ruby Trichy Warriors are favorite to beat Lyca Kovai Kings