Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Bob Willis Trophy 2020 - Warwickshire vs Somerset - Round 3
Round 3 match of the Bob Willis Trophy 2020, which takes the place of the County Championship 2020, will be played between Warwickshire and Somerset at Edgbaston, Birmingham.
Warwickshire drew their round 1 match against Northamptonshire and lost their round 2 match against Gloucestershire by 78 runs.
They will be up against Somerset who won their round 1 match against Glamorgan by 289 runs and registered another comfortable victory against Northamptonshire in round 2 by 167 runs.
Tim Bresnan has settled well at Warwickshire and started off with a 105-run hand. Bresnan is the top run scorer for the team with 165 runs from three innings at 82.50
Oliver Hannon-Dalby is the best bowler for the side with 14 wickets from four innings at 15.71 and is the joint second-highest wicket taker in the competition at the moment.
Tom Abell has scored 134 runs from four innings at 33.50 for Somerset and is their top run scorer. Wicketkeeper Steven Davies has also been good with 112 runs from four innings at 37.33 and the best of 81*.
Overton brothers, Jamie and Craig, have picked up the most wickets for the team with 12 and 11 wickets respectively from four innings each. Both have already bagged one fifer each.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams:
Somerset - Edward Byrom, Tom Lammonby, Tom Abell (c), James Hildreth, George Bartlett, Steven Davies (wk), Roelof van der Merwe, Craig Overton, Jamie Overton, Josh Davey, Jack Brooks
Warwickshire - Will Rhodes (c), Robert Yates, Ian Bell, Sam Hain, Michael Burgess (wk), Matthew Lamb, Tim Bresnan, Alex Thomson, Oliver Hannon-Dalby, Olly Stone, Ryan Sidebottom
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Somerset
Who will win? – Somerset
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Tom Abell (Somerset), Tim Bresnan (Warwickshire)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Craig Overton (Somerset), Oliver Hannon-Dalby (Warwickshire)
Most Sixes – Tom Abell (Somerset), Tim Bresnan (Warwickshire)
Man of the Match – Tom Abell
Team Scores Batting first – Somerset 330+, Warwickshire 270+
Match Handicap Somerset
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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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