Cricket Betting and Match Prediction Kia Women's Super League 2019 - Western Storm v Loughborough Lightning

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The 11th match of the Kia Women's Super League 2019 will be played between Western Storm and Loughborough Lightning at the County Ground in Bristol.

Western Storm have been on a roll in Women's Cricket Super League till now and have won all of their first three matches. They started off with a seven-wicket win against Loughborough Lightning in the first match and then doubled up with a six-wicket win against Lancashire Thunder.

In their most recent game against Southern Vipers, the team won yet again by three wickets. Loughborough Lighting have been on and off in the season with one win and two losses from three games. The team has five points and a net run rate of + 0.384.

Heather Knight is the top-scorer for Western Storm with 129 runs from three innings and an average of a shade under 65. Fran Wilson and Smriti Mandhana have also played one good knock each.

For Loughborough Lightning, opener Amy Ellen Jones is one of the few batters to cross 100 runs in the Kia Super League 2019. Hayley Matthews is right behind Jones.

In the bowling department, Sarah Glenn is at the third place in the bowling charts with five wickets from three innings. Claire Nicholas is the leading wicket-taker for Western Storm with six wickets from three matches.

Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams:

Western Storm- Rachel Priest, Smriti Mandhana, Heather Knight, Fran Wilson, Sophie Luff, Deepti Sharma, Naomi Dattani, Anya Shrubsole, Sonia Odedra, Freya Davies, Claire Nicholas

Loughborough Lightning- Hayley Matthews, Amy Ellen Jones, Chamari Athapaththu, Georgia Elwiss, Mignon du Preez, Georgia Adams, Jenny Gunn, Kathryn Bryce, Sarah Glenn, Lucy Higham, Kirstie Gordon

 
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay

Who will win the toss? - Loughborough Lightning

Who will win? – Western Storm

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Heather Knight (Western Storm), Amy Ellen Jones (Loughborough Lightning)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Deepti Sharma (Western Storm), Sarah Glenn (Loughborough Lightning)

Most Sixes – Smriti Mandhana (Western Storm), Hayley Matthews (Loughborough Lightning)

Man of the Match –  Deepti Sharma

Team Scores Batting first – Western Storm 140+, Loughborough Lightning 130+

 Match Handicap Western Storm  

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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.

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