Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 – Quarter Finals 2: Bengal VS Karnataka | BEN VS KAR Dream11 Prediction
After the end of an action-packed preliminary quarterfinal, the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy action now shifts towards the heated quarterfinals stage. Bengal will take on Karnataka in the most gripping quarterfinal match. Bengal was qualified after a splendid display of all-around performance at the group stage whereas Karnataka got hold of Saurashtra in the pre-quarterfinal. Bengal dominated Services in their last Elite Group B fixture of the trophy by 9 wickets. Karnataka had a breathtaking victory against Saurashtra in a last-over finish as the team chased down the target in 19.5 overs. Bengal had a mesmerizing season and serve a competitive edge over Karnataka but the way the southpaw has been performing in the last few matches has truly made the situation unpredictable. It will be interesting to find out which state books a semifinal berth.
- Date: 18th November 2021
- Time: 01:00 pm
- Venue: Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi.
- Live Stream: Star Sports Network and Hotstar.
Head to Head: Bengal vs Karnataka
- Matches Played: 5
- Bengal Won: 3
- Karnataka Won: 2
Bengal has the better of Karnataka in their head-to-head record. The two teams have met on five occasions at a domestic T-20 match where Bengal has won three whereas Karnataka has won two of them.
- Sudio Chatterjee
Sudio Chatterjee has been a scintillating frontline batsman for Bengal for the current T-20. Sudio has scored 120 runs in 5 matches including a half-century that certainly makes him the most valuable pick of the match.
- Ishan Porel
Ishan Porel is a consistent pacer for Bengal who balls fiercely to claim crucial wickets. Porel has picked up 13 wickets in 7 matches of the domestic T-20 season and his varied pace and line has made him a determined bowler.
- Karun Nair
Karun Nair will be the key batsman for Karnataka in absence of Padikal and Agarwal. Karun Nair has smashed 216 runs in 6 matches with a hefty strike rate that is truly important in the shortest format of the game.
- KC Cariappa
The mystery bowler for Karnataka, Cariappa has been the pick of the bowlers from the Karnataka side. Cariappa has been a regular wicket-taker and has a tidy economy that has helped his side to succeed.
Abhimanyu Easwaran, Akash Deep, Ritwik Roy Chowdhury, Kaif Ahmed, Sudip Chatterjee©, Wriddhiman Saha(wk), Writtick Chatterjee, Mukesh Kumar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pradipta Pramanik, Karan Lal
Devdutt Padikkal, Aniruddha, BR Sharath (wk), Manish Pandey (c), Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Jagadeesa Sucith, K C Cariappa, Prasidh Krishna, Vijaykumar Vyshak, Krishnappa Gowtham
Bengal is the favorite team to win the match considering the current team form and composition.
Probable Winner: Bengal
- Wicket-Keeper: Wriddhiman Saha
- Batsmen: Manish Pandey, Sudup Chatterjee, Karun Nair, Akash Deep
- All-Rounders: Shahbaz Ahmed, Jagdeesh Suchith
- Bowlers: Ishan Porel, KF Cariappa, Mukesh Kumar, Krishnappa Gowtham