GT vs LKN Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch And Weather Updates – Gujarat Titans vs Lucknow Super Giants, IPL 2022, Match – 4
GT vs LKN Dream11 Match Preview
This will be the clash of the two new teams of the IPL, the first match for the Gujarat Titans and the Lucknow Super Giants.
Gujarat Titans will look to start off their IPL journey with a win in their first ever IPL match. They have players like Hardik Pandya, Rashid Khan, Shubman Gill, Matthew Wade, Mohamamad Shami, etc which is a great core of players for their side. Hardik Pandya, who is out of action since the T20 World Cup will look to perform well and show what he is capable of. It will be interesting to see if he bowls or not. Rashid Khan is arguably the best T20 bowlers in the world and will be a very crucial part of the Gujarat Titans side.
Lucknow Super Giants, on the other hand, will be led by KL Rahul. They have Marcus Stonis, Ravi Bishnoi, Quinton de Kock, Evin Lewis, Manish Pandey, Jason Holder, Krunal Pandya, etc. They have many quality all-rounders in their side and it will be very interesting to see how they perform in their first ever IPL.
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KL Rahul is amongst the top batters in the league while Quinton de Kock, Evin Lewis, Manish Pandey, etc are very experienced and consistent players in the shortest format. Super Giants too will be eyeing a win in their first ever IPL match.
GT vs LKN Dream11 Match Venue, Date and Time
Match: Gujarat Titans vs Lucknow Super Giants, Match 4, Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Date and Time: 28th March 2022, Monday, 7:30 PM IST
GT vs LKN Dream11 Match Venue and Pitch Report
The pitch at the Wankhede Stadium was overall a good one for batting in the first match of IPL 2022. There was swing with the new ball and the spinners got some assistance in the first innings as well. There was a lot of dew in the second innings and as a result batting became easier in the second innings. Teams will look to chase on this ground. Chasing sides have won 44 games out of 84 matches played here. The average first innings score is 167 runs at Wankhede.
GT vs LKN Dream11 Match Prediction
Both teams have quality players in their squad and it’s going to be a very exciting contest. Lucknow Super Giants will be without some of their big names in this match. Gujarat Titans will be the favorites to win this game.
GT vs LKN Dream11 Probable Playing XI
Gujarat Titans: Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Matthew Wade, Shubman Gill, Vijay Shankar, David Miller, Hardik Pandya (c), Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Lockie Ferguson, Mohammad Shami, Varun Aaron/Pradeep Sangwan/Jayant Yadav
Lucknow Super Giants: KL Rahul (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Evin Lewis, Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Krunal Pandya, Krishnappa Gowtham, Dushmantha Chameera, Andrew Tye, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan
Top Captaincy Choices for GT vs LKN Dream11 Match
- KL Rahul: KL Rahul is the most popular captaincy pick for this match. He was the Orange Cap winner in IPL 2020 and was the third highest run-scorer of IPL 2021 with 626 runs at an average of 62.60. Rahul will open the innings and will give lots of points from his batting.
- Rashid Khan: Rashid Khan is the best leg-spinner in white ball cricket at the moment. He is a genuine wicket-taker and a proven match winner. Rashid picked 18 wickets in the last IPL and can fetch you a lot of points with his bowling.
- Quinton de Kock: Quinton de Kock will open the innings and is one of the best wicket-keeper batters in the IPL. De Kock has played for the Mumbai Indians and knows the conditions well. He will be an excellent captaincy pick.
Budget Picks for GT vs LKN Dream11 Match
- Krunal Pandya (8.5 Credits): Krunal Pandy will bowl 4 overs and will bat in the middle-order. He is an utility player and will be a very crucial part of the Lucknow Super Giants.
- Andrew Tye (8.5 Credits): Andrew Tye will be a great budget option at 8.5 credits. Tye will bowl with the new ball and in the end overs as well. He has increased his pace and has been in great form recently.
Differential Pick for GT vs LKN Dream11 Match
- Wriddhiman Saha: Saha will be an excellent budget pick for this match. He will open the innings and will exploit the field restrictions in the first 6 overs. He will give points from batting and wicket-keeping and has a selection percentage of just 8% at the moment.
Small/Head-to-Head League Team for GT vs LKN Dream11 Match
If GT Bats First: C – KL Rahul, VC – Shubman Gill
If LKN Bats First: C – Evin Lewis, VC – Lockie Ferguson
Mega League Team for GT vs LKN Dream11 Match
If GT Bats First: C – Rashid Khan, VC – Hardik Pandya
If LKN Bats First: C – Wriddhiman Saha, VC – Avesh Khan
Which Contests to Join for GT vs LKN Dream11 Match
Joining small league contests of upto 7 members are recommended from the small/head-to-head league team. Join Mega contest and all the other contests with a big prize pool with the mega league team.