Barbados Royals face Guyana Amazon Warriors in the Caribbean Premier League 2022 (CPL) on Sunday, September 18, 2022, at the Brian Lara Stadium in Trinidad from 7:30 PM Indian Standard Time (IST). 

Barbados Royals’ five-match winning streak came to an end in their last match after a six-run defeat to Jamaica Tallawahs despite Quinton De Kock’s valiant 74-run knock in the first innings. Regardless, the Royals remain atop the CPL 2022 points table with 12 points in seven matches.

Guyana Amazon Warriors have struggled to find momentum in CPL 2022, winning only one of their four matches so far. The lone victory was ensured by Heinrich Klassen, who smashed 61 runs off 46 balls in the run chase and effected two stumpings in the first innings, as the Warriors won by six wickets. The Shimron Hetmyer-led team are currently at the bottom of the points table this season.

Barbados Royals vs Guyana Amazon Warriors CPL 2022 odds

Parimatch odds: Barbados Royals: 1.59, Guyana Amazon Warriors: 2.27

Betwinner odds: Barbados Royals: 1.62, Guyana Amazon Warriors: 2.30

10CRIC odds: Barbados Royals: 1.60, Guyana Amazon Warriors: 2.30

1xBet odds: Barbados Royals: 1.62, Guyana Amazon Warriors: 2.31

Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.

Barbados Royals vs Guyana Amazon Warriors head-to-head 

Guyana Amazon Warriors have been the dominant team head-to-head in the CPL, winning twice the number of games compared to the Barbados Royals. The Warriors have won 13 of the 19 matches between the two sides, while the Royals have won six.

The Guyana-based franchise have won thrice in the last five CPL encounters against Barbados Royals, all while batting second. The Royals beat the Warriors in the latest match between the two teams in the CPL by 45 runs in 2021.

Barbados Royals vs Guyana Amazon Warriors squads

Barbados Royals: Devon Thomas, Kyle Mayers, Jason Holder, Hayden Walsh, Rahkeem Cornwall, Justin Greaves, Corbin Bosch, Obed McCoy, Oshane Thomas, Harry Tector, Joshua Bishop, Nyeem Young, Azam Khan (wicketkeeper), Ramon Simmonds, Teddy Bishop, Quinton de Kock (wicketkeeper), David Miller (captain), Mujeeb Ur Rahman.

Guyana Amazon Warriors: Ronsford Beaton, Jermaine Blackwood, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Shimron Hetmyer (captain), Shai Hope (wicketkeeper), Imran Tahir, Colin Ingram, Heinrich Klaasen (wicketkeeper), Gudakesh Motie, Matthew Nandu, Keemo Paul, Veerasammy Permaul, Tabraiz Shamsi, Romario Shepherd, Junior Sinclair, Odean Smith, Paul Stirling, Waqar Salamkheil.

Barbados Royals vs Guyana Amazon Warriors probable playing XI

Barbados Royals: Rahkeem Cornwall, Kyle Mayers, Corbin Bosch, David Miller (captain), Quinton De Kock (wicketkeeper), Azam Khan, Jason Holder, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Obed McCoy, Joshua Bishop, Ramon Simmonds.

Guyana Amazon Warriors: Paul Stirling, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Shimron Hetmyer (captain), Colin Ingram, Heinrich Klaasen (wicketkeeper), Romario Shepherd, Odean Smith, Junior Sinclair, Tabraiz Shamsi, Keemo Paul, Imran Tahir.

Barbados Royals vs Guyana Amazon Warriors combined fantasy XI

Rahkeem Cornwall, Kyle Mayers, Corbin Bosch, David Miller (captain), Quinton De Kock (wicketkeeper), Chandrapaul Hemraj, Shimron Hetmyer, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Obed McCoy, Romario Shepherd, Odean Smith.

Barbados Royals top picks vs Guyana Amazon Warriors CPL 2022

Kyle Mayers: The Royals’ opening batter is the current top run-scorer in this edition of the Caribbean Premier League. Mayers has smashed 286 runs this season, averaging 40.85 while striking at 150.52. The West Indian also has the ability to stun the opposition with game-changing spells, headlined by his four-fer against St Lucia Kings this season.

Quinton De Kock: South Africa’s wicketkeeper batter has scored his way into the top three batters in this edition. De Kock has accumulated 221 runs, including a 74-run knock against Jamaica Tallawahs in Royals’ latest match, in CPL 2022. De Kock has the ability to score heavily in the powerplay and continue with the high tempo in the middle overs.

Guyana Amazon Warriors top picks vs Barbados Royals CPL 2022

Shimron Hetmyer: The captain has scored the most runs for the Warriors in CPL 2022, making 137 runs in four matches. Hetmyer’s best performance this season game in the Warriors’ second match of the season, smashing 46 runs against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. The West Indian has a strike-rate of 132.59 in this format and has the ability to be extremely potent with the bat in the final five overs of the innings.

Odean Smith: The 25-year-old has picked up 59 wickets in 53 innings in T20s. Smith has been in commendable form in the last 10 matches with 16 scalps, striking once every 11 balls. Smith also has the potential to be handy with the bat in the death overs and is a natural six-hitter.

Barbados Royals vs Guyana Amazon Warriors CPL 2022 prediction 

Barbados Royals have been the most in-form team in the Caribbean Premier League this season, displaying commendable performances with both bat and ball. The Royals have the higher winning probability and the odds are in favour of the table-toppers.

Guyana Amazon Warriors have won only once this season in the CPL. However, they have a good record against Barbados Royals in this competition and are expected to challenge for the win in this match.

Barbados Royals vs Guyana Amazon Warriors CPL 2022 playing conditions and weather report

Maximum Temperature: 31°C

Precipitation: 44%

Humidity: 88%

Wind: 16 km/h

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