The Legends League Cricket for the season 2023 is set to start from the 18th of November. It is all about the retired players taking part in the league to entertain the crowd. The spectators can watch some of their favourite players from the past still taking part in playing cricket. The league provides a good opportunity for the players to earn. The broadcasters usually have a good response from the viewers for the tournament.
India Capitals has some good players in their lineup. Some of the former greats in cricket like Hashim Amla, Kevin Pietersen, and Gautam Gambhir will be playing for the team. Gautam Gambhir is the face of the team, he is also set to lead the team. Over Bhilwara Kings, they have not lost a game yet in the history of the tournament. It might give them a slight edge over their opponents.
On the other hand, Bhilwara Kings have got some good players in their lineup as well. Irfan Pathan will lead them in the season. Tillakaratne Dilshan, Shane Watson, and Yusuf Pathan are some of the star players in the team. As they are yet to win a match against India Capitals, they will be waiting for this match to register their first-ever win in the history of the tournament against the opponent.
IC vs BHK: Match Details
Match: India Capitals vs Bhilwara Kings, Match 1, Legends League Cricket 2023
Venue: JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi
Date & Time: Saturday, 18th November, 07:00 PM (IST)
Live Streaming Details: Star Sports Network, Disney+ Hotstar app and FanCode
SA vs AUS: Pitch Report
The match is set to take place in JSCA International Stadium. The venue has been a low-scoring one over the years. The spinners usually get the surface in their favour. It is usually dry and spinners get some grip. The Pacers might have to depend on their variations. Slower ones and cutters come into the picture. The viewers can expect a low-scoring game at the venue to start the tournament.
The stadium has hosted 7 T20Is till now. The teams batting first have won 3 of them, while the teams chasing the totals have won 4 of them. The dew factor has affected the games in the past. It is to be seen if it is a factor in the tournament. The average first innings and second innings total at the venue are 138 and 111 respectively. The team winning the toss is likely to bat first.
IC vs BHK Head-to-Head Record in Legends League Cricket
|India Capitals Won||3|
|Bhilwara Kings won||0|
India Capitals vs Bhilwara Kings: Probable Playing XI
India Capitals Playing XI: Gautam Gambhir (C), Ben Dunk, Hashim Amla, Kevin Pietersen, Morne van Wyk, Ricardo Powell, Ashley Nurse, Munaf Patel, Dilhara Fernando, Pravin Tambe, Fidel Edwards.
Bhilwara Kings Playing XI: Lendl Simmons, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Shane Watson, Solomon Mire, Yusuf Pathan, Pinal Shah, Irfan Pathan (C), Iqbal Abdulla, Rahul Sharma, Dhammika Prasad, Ryan Sidebottom.
SA vs AUS Dream11 Fantasy Teams
Wicketkeepers: Tillakaratne Dilshan
Batters: Gautam Gambhir, Yusuf Pathan, Kevin Pietersen (VC), Shane Watson (C)
Allrounders: Irfan Pathan
Bowlers: Fidel Edwards, Prosper Utseya, Juan Theron, Ryan Sidebottom, Pravin Thambe
Head to Head:
Wicketkeepers: Tillakaratne Dilshan (VC)
Batters: Gautam Gambhir, Kevin Pietersen, Lendl Simmons, Solomon Mire, Hashim Amla (C)
Allrounders: Iqbal Abdulla
Bolwers: Munaf Patel, Dilhara Fernando, KP Appanna, Tim Murtagh