Guyana Amazon Warriors go up against Saint Lucia Kings in the Caribbean Premier League 2022 (CPL) on September 11, Sunday, at the Daren Sammy Cricket Stadium in St Lucia from 4:30 AM Indian Standard Time (IST).
Guyana Amazon Warriors are struggling in the CPL this season. They lost to St Kitts and Nevis Patriots by four wickets in their previous game. The Warriors put on 163 runs in the first innings thanks to Shimron Hetmyer’s 21-ball 46. Duan Jansen’s 15-ball 23 cameo helped the Patriots chase the target down with two balls to spare. The Warriors are currently last on the points table with just one point in three games. The game against Saint Lucia Kings becomes highly important for them if they are to qualify for the next round.
Meanwhile, Saint Lucia Kings are fifth on the points table with two points from four games. The Kings have also had a disappointing season so far and will have to get their combinations right ahead of the next game. They lost to Barbados Royals by six wickets in their previous game. The Kings finished as runners-up in Caribbean Premier League 2021 after they lost to St Kitts and Nevis Patriots in the final. The only win for Saint Lucia Kings this season came against Jamaica Tallawahs when they beat them by two wickets./
Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Saint Lucia Kings CPL 2022 odds
Parimatch odds: Guyana Amazon Warriors: 1.71, St Lucia Kings: 2.10
Betwinner odds: Guyana Amazon Warriors: 1.805, Saint Lucia Kings: 2.005
10CRIC odds: Guyana Amazon Warriors: 1.71, Saint Lucia Kings: 2.10
1xBet odds: Guyana Amazon Warriors: 1.81, Saint Lucia Kings: 2.01
Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.
Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Saint Lucia Kings head-to-head
Guyana Amazon Warriors have won 11 out of the 18 matches played against Saint Lucia Kings in the CPL. The Kings have won the remaining seven matches.
Guyana Amazon Warriors beat Saint Lucia Kings by 17 runs in their previous encounter in CPL last season.
Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Saint Lucia Kings squads
Guyana Amazon Warriors Shimron Hetmyer (captain), Romario Shepherd, Odean Smith, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Imran Tahir, Tabraiz Shamshi, Heinrich Klaasen Colin Ingram, Paul Stirling Gudakesh Motie Keemo Paul, Shai Hope, Veerasammy Paul, Jermaine Blackwood, Ronsford Beaton, Junior Sinclair, Matthew Nandu,
Saint Lucia Kings: Faf du Plessis (captain), Tim David, Roston Chase, Johnson Charles (wicketkeeper), Kesrick Williams, David Wiese, Alzarri Joseph, Scott Kuggeleijn, Mark Deyal, Jeavor Royal, Matthew Forde, Leroy Lugg, Preston Mcsween, Larry Edwards, Ackeem Auguste, Rivaldo Clarke, Roshan Primus.
Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Saint Lucia Kings probable playing XIs
Guyana Amazon Warriors: Paul Stirling, Shai Hope, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Shimron Hetmyer (captain), Heinrich Klaasen, Romario Shepherd, Odeon Smith, Keemo Paul, Gudakesh Motie, Imran Tahir, Tabraiz Shamsi.
Saint Lucia Kings: Niroshan Dickwella (wicketkeeper), Johnson Charles, Faf du Plessis (captain), Roston Chase, Mark Deyal, Tim David, David Weise, Ackeem Auguste, Alzarri Joseph, Roshan Primus, Scott Kuggeleijn.
Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Saint Lucia Kings combined fantasy XI
Roston Chase, Paul Stirling, Johnson Charles, Shai Hope, Shimron Hetmyer, Heinrich Klaasen (wicketkeeper),Tim David, Odeon Smith, Alzarri Joseph (captain), Scott Kuggeleijn, Tabriaz Shamsi.
Saint Lucia Kings top picks vs Guyana Amazon Warriors CPL 2022
Alzarri Joseph: The right-arm pacer has picked 10 wickets in the tournament so far at an economy of 6.68. His wickets have come at an average of 10.70 and a strike rate of 9.6. The 25-year-old is also the leading wicket-taker in the CPL this season. He picked three wickets against Barbados Royals in the previous game and will once again be expected to bowl the difficult overs towards the end.
Johnson Charles: The wicketkeeper batter is the leading run-scorer for the Kings in CPL this season with 99 runs in four games. Charles has scored 91 runs in his last two innings including a match-winning 39-ball 62 against Jamaica Tallawahs. The 33-year-old will once again be expected to give his team an explosive start in the powerplay.
Guyana Amazon Warriors top picks vs Saint Lucia Kings CPL 2022
Shimron Hetmyer: The Warriors captain has been a standout performer for his side this season. In just two games, Hetmyer has scored 85 runs at an average of 42.50. The southpaw has also smashed five sixes in CPL this season and will be the most important batter for the Guyana Amazon Warriors in the middle overs.
Shai Hope: The 28-year-old wicketkeeper has been the most consistent batter for the West Indies over the last four years. Hope brings in experience and will provide a strong start to the innings at the top of the order. He has just played two games this season and has scored 45 runs. Hope’s form will play an important role for the Warriors going into the business end of the tournament.
Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Saint Lucia Kings CPL 2022 prediction
Guyana Amazon Warriors are slight favourites going into the upcoming fixture against Saint Lucia Kings considering their past record against them. The Warriors have played well in patches this season and will look to win big against the Kings once again.
Saint Lucia Kings have not got their combinations right this season and are likely to struggle against the Warriors. The Kings were prolific last season and would be desperate to turn things around.
Saint Lucia Kings vs Guyana Amazon Warriors CPL 2022 playing conditions and weather report
Maximum Temperature: 32°C
Wind: 17 km/h
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