Manipal Tigers will take on the India Capitals in the 2nd Qualifier of the Legends League Cricket 2023 in Surat's Lalabhai Contractor Stadium on Thursday, December 7. The winner of the Qualifier 2 will play against the Urbanrisers Hyderabad in the final on Saturday at the same venue. (More Cricket News)
Harbhajan Singh-led Manipal Tigers were beaten by Urbanrisers Hyderabad in the first Qualifier. Hyderabad set a target of 254 runs after they were asked to bat first. Opener batter Dwayne Smith hit a blistering century and made 120 runs in 53 balls. Angelo Perera scored a well-fought 73 off 30 but that was not enough as Manipal Tigers were all-out for 178 runs and Urbanrisers secured a place in the final.
India Capitals come to the 2nd Qualifier after defeating Gujarat Giants in the Eliminator. After being asked to bat first, Capitals made 223 runs with the help of Gautam Gambhir's fifty and considerable effort from all other batters as well. In response to that, Gujarat Giants fell short by 12 runs at the end even after Chris Gayle and Kevin O'Brien's fifties.
Gautam Gambhir and Harbhajan Singh have a good friendship. Now, both friends' teams will clash for the solo spot to meet another former teammate Suresh Raina's side in the final.
Manipal Tigers Squad: Kyle Coetzer, Chadwick Walton(w), Colin de Grandhomme, Amit Verma, Angelo Perera, Mohammad Kaif, Thisara Perera, Imran Khan, Praveen Gupta, Harbhajan Singh(c), Mitchell McClenaghan, Pankaj Singh, Robin Uthappa, S Badrinath, Hamilton Masakadza, Parvinder Awana, Amitoze Singh, Corey Anderson, David White, Praveen Kumar
India Capitals Squad: Gautam Gambhir (c), Hashim Amla, Bharat Chipli, Kevin Pietersen, Kirk Edwards, Ricardo Powell, Y Gnaneswara Rao, Yashpal Singh, Ben Dunk (wk), Morne van Wyk (wk), Ashley Nurse, Dilhara Fernando, Fidel Edwards, Ishwar Pandey, Kotarangada Appanna, Munaf Patel, Pravin Tambe, Rusty Theron
Manipal Tigers and India Capitals have met each other three times in the tournament's history. Manipal Tigers have won twice while India Capitals have won the match once.
Total Matches played: 3
Manipal Tigers: 2
India Capitals: 1
Manipal Tigers vs India Capitals 2nd Qualifier of LLC 2023 live match time, telecast and streaming details:
When the Manipal Tigers vs India Capitals 2nd Qualifier match will be played?
The Manipal Tigers vs India Capitals 2nd Qualifier match will be played on Thursday, December 7.
Where the Manipal Tigers vs India Capitals 2nd Qualifier match will be played?
The Manipal Tigers vs India Capitals 2nd Qualifier match will be played at Lalabhai Contractor Stadium in Surat.
Where to watch the Manipal Tigers vs India Capitals 2nd Qualifier match Live on TV?
Manipal Tigers vs India Capitals 2nd Qualifier match of the LLC 2023 tournament will be broadcast live on Star Sports TV Channel in India.
Where to live stream the Manipal Tigers vs India Capitals 2nd Qualifier match of the LLC tournament 2023?
Live streaming of the Manipal Tigers vs India Capitals 2nd Qualifier match of the LLC tournament 2023 will be available on Disney+ Hotstar and also on the FanCode app and website.