Expert Teams for Kovai vs Nellai Match
We have opted for fantasy cricket teams on basis of probable XIs, recent performances, overall impact, and credit points.
Pitch Report for Kovai vs Nellai Match
(Based on last 3 games in Coimbatore)
1st innings avg. score: 154/8
2nd innings avg. score: 173/6
Batting 1st: 33%
Batting 2nd: 67%
Spinners picked 45% of the wickets, with 16 of 40 wickets falling in the last five overs. Meanwhile, openers crossed the 30-run mark six times.
Fantasy Tips of The Day
Since 2022, Sai Sudarshan has scored 1,099 runs at 44 in competitive T20s.
J Suresh Kumar scored 96 runs in two matches against Nellai last season.
M Mohammed has picked two wickets each in the last five T20s, averaging 56 points per match.
Sonu Yadav (51 runs and eight wickets) is the only player from either side to feature in the Best11 in each of the last five matches.
S Mohan Prasath bagged 10 wickets in the last five matches – of which five have come in Coimbatore.
M Poiyamozhi has gone wicketless in only one of the last 10 matches, scalping 18 wickets in the process.
Arun Karthik has scored 325 runs at 40 and inflicted nine dismissals in the tournament since 2022.
The tournament brings out the best in Shahrukh Khan, who has scored 212 runs at 42, picked 14 wickets, and pouched nine catches in the last 11 matches.
Probable Nellai & Kovai XIs
Nellai: Arun Karthik (c), Nidhish Rajagopal, S Arun Kumar, Sonu Yadav, G Ajitesh, Rithik Easwaran (wk), Karthick Manikandan, Sandeep Warrier, S Mohan Prasath, Lakshay Jain, M Poiyamozhi
Kovai: Sachin B, J Suresh Kumar (wk), Sai Sudharsan, Ram Arvindh, U Mukilesh, Shahrukh Khan (c), M Mohammed, Kiran Akash, M Siddharth, J Subramanyan, Thamarai Kannan