For the next playoff, Leinster Lightning will be squaring off against Northern Knights. This is the 10th Match of the Cricket Ireland Inter-Provincial Twenty20 Trophy. Team Northern Knights has gone through only one single opening game. In their last 2 playoffs, the team was supposed to fight against Leinster Lightning and Munster Reds, and both these matches got cancelled.
Northern Knights is coming off with the with the winning streak of 1 acquired over North-West Warriors. North-West Warriors won the toss and elected to bat first. The team in the first innings has scored 115 with the fall of 10 wickets by the end of 20 overs while in the second innings, team NK has chased the target and ended up winning the game scoring a total of 119 with the fall of only 2 wickets. However, the team has chased this target in 14.2 overs.
LLG vs NK Match Schedule
- League- Ireland Inter-Provincial Twenty20 Trophy
- Playoff- Lightning vs Northern Knights
- Date- Thursday, 3rd September 2020
- Time- 7:00 PM IST
- Venue- Dublin
Leinster Lightning (LLG): Lorcan Tucker, Stephen Doheny, Kevin O’Brien, Andy Balbirnie, Rory Anders, Greg Ford, Simi Singh, Gareth Delany, Curtis Campher, George Dockrell, Peter Chase, Tyrone Kane, Joshua Little, Barry McCarthy
Leinster Lightning in their recent playoff locked horns against Munster Reds and in this gameplay, team LLG has scored 77 runs in the second innings and won the match by 7 wickets. The first innings score set by the opponent was 76 runs with the fall of 8 wickets by the end of 13 overs.
Prior to this game, team LLG has defeated North-West Warriors, in this game, LLG has scored 124 runs with the fall of 4 wickets in 12 overs while in the second innings, the opponent NWW failed to chase the target and lost the game scoring 104 runs with the fall of 8 wickets. LEINS won the match by 24 runs by DLS Method.
Northern Knights (NK): Gary Wilson, Paul Stirling, James McCollum, Harry Tector, Greg Thompson, Ruhan Pretorius, Mark Adair, Ross Adair, Shane Getkate, Jacob Mulder, Graeme McCarter, David Delany, James Cameron-Dow
On the other hand, team Northern Knights is also coming with the winning streak of 1 over North-West Warriors. Team NK batted first and has scored 119 with the fall of only 2 wickets. In the second innings, the opposing team NWW couldn’t able to chase the target and lost the game scoring 115 by the end of 20 overs. As per the Experts Predictions, there are more chances of LLG to win this game over NK.