Tournament: Caribbean Premier League 2019
Venue: Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
Date: September 13, 2019
Time: 05:30 AM IST
Jamaica Tallawahs and St Lucia Zouks will lock their horns in the ninth game of the 2019 Caribbean Premier League (CPL) at Sabina Park on Friday to secure their first points of the season. While Tallawahs lost their last match to Patriots even after posting a record total of 241 onboard, however, Jamaica has an impressive record against the Zouks where they have beaten them in the last four CPL encounters.
Meanwhile, on the other hand, St Lucia Zouks also made a disappointing start to their campaign losing both their first two matches versus the Knight Riders and the Warriors. However, Darren Sammy led co to have a much-experienced squad with the likes of Andre Fletcher, Rahkeem Cornwall, and Fawad Ahmed but was unable to deliver on the road.
Weather report: The weather forecast for the match is set to be mostly sunny with 29 degrees Celsius, we should be able to get all 40 overs in.
Pitch report: Two matches were played at Sabina Park in CPL 2018 where batting first won once and chasing side won once, however, on both occasion score crossed over 174. This going to be the first game of this season a similar kind of batting pitch can be expected for this game.
St Lucia Zouks
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