Trinbago Knight Riders will host Barbados Tridents in Qualifier 2 of the 2019 CPL at Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad, on October 10. Ahead of the match, here is a statistical preview.
1.333 Trinbago’s win-loss ratio against Barbados (8 wins, 6 defeats). However, Barbados have won both clashes this season.
2 four-wicket hauls for Hayden Walsh Jr, the joint 2nd most for the Tridents. Kieron Pollard also has 2. They are behind only Ravi Rampaul (3).
2 CPL final appearances for Barbados Tridents, in 2014 and 2015. They won the first and lost the second.
3 CPL final appearances for Trinbago Knight Riders, in 2015, 2017, and 2018. They have won all three editions.
3 wickets needed by Pollard (47) to become the 11th bowler to take 50 CPL wickets.
7 sixes needed by Lendl Simmons (105) and 8 by Pollard (104) to go past Evin Lewis (111) and become the 2nd-most prolific six-hitter in CPL history. Chris Gayle is miles ahead, with 162.
7 runs needed by Holder (493) to become the 5th batsman to reach 500 runs for the Tridents, after Smith (1,305), Shoaib Malik (1,271), Pollard (1,081), and Nicholas Pooran (635).
8 ducks for Pollard in CPL. One more will put him level with Sunil Narine (9), the most in the history of the tournament. Simmons has 7.
16 CPL fifties for Simmons (but no hundred). He needs one more fifty to catch up with Gayle (4 hundreds, 13 fifties) to hold the record for joint-most fifty-plus scores.
19 wickets for Walsh Jr in this edition, the 5th-most for any bowler in a single edition. Only Dwayne Bravo (28 in 2015, 21 in 2016), Fawad Ahmed (22 in 2018), and Sohail Tanvir (20 in 2016) have taken more.
49 matches for Jason Holder, the joint most for the Tridents. He should go past Pollard (49) here and become the first to play 50 matches for them.
66 runs needed by Johnson Charles (341) to become the highest run-scorer for the Tridents in a single edition. He will have to go past Dwayne Smith (349 in 2017 and 353 in 2014) and Malik (406 in 2014).
68 matches for Darren Bravo, the 2nd most for the Tridents. He should draw level with Dwayne Bravo (69) here.
69 CPL matches for Pollard as captain, the joint 2nd-most. He should draw level with Chris Gayle (70) here. Dwayne Bravo has also led in 69 matches.
71 runs needed by Simmons (429) to become the 2nd cricketer to score 500 runs in a single CPL edition. Colin Munro (567 in 2018) is the only one to have achieved this. However, eight others have scored more than Simmons in a single edition, including Brandon King (453) in this edition.
73 runs needed by Darren Bravo (1,427) to become the 11th cricketer to score 1,500 runs in the history of CPL.
75 CPL matches for Denesh Ramdin, the joint 2nd-most. He should draw level with Gayle (76) here. Rayad Emrit has also played 75.