Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: County Championship 2021 - Gloucestershire vs Surrey, Group 2
The first round match of the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021 between Gloucestershire and Surrey, Group 2 will be played at the County Ground, Bristol on April 8th, 2021
Gloucestershire will be coached by Ian Harvey (interim) and led by Chris Dent in the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
They finished Fifth (Central Group) last year. Gloucestershire are part of Group 2 in LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
Graeme van Buuren (244 @ 30.5) was the leading run-scorer for the team in 2020 while Ryan Higgins (17 @ 23) was their top wicket-taker.
The county has Dan Worrall (Australia - full season), Kraigg Brathwaite (West Indies - April 8–June 6) as their overseas players this season.
Surrey will be coached by Vikram Solanki and led by Rory Burns in the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
They finished Fifth (South Group) last year. Surrey are part of Group 2 in LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
Jamie Smith (274 @ 30.44) was the leading run-scorer for the team in 2020 while Amar Virdi (22 @ 25.90) was their top wicket-taker.
The county has Hashim Amla (South Africa – full season), Kemar Roach (West Indies – April & May) as their overseas players this season.
Let's have a look at the squads:
Surrey - Rory Burns (c), Jamie Smith, Jordan Clark, Rikki Clarke, Matt Dunn, Will Jacks, Daniel Moriarty, Ryan Patel, Ben Foakes (wk), Mark Stoneman, James Taylor, Amar Virdi, Hashim Amla (South Africa), Kemar Roach (West Indies), Sean Abbott (Australia), Jamie Overton
Gloucestershire - Chris Dent (c), Miles Hammond, Graeme van Buuren, George Hankins, James Bracey, Ryan Higgins, Jack Taylor, David Payne, Josh Shaw, Matt Taylor, Jerome Taylor (West Indies), Dan Worrall (Australia), Jared Warner
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Surrey
Who will win? – Surrey
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Rory Burns (Surrey), Graeme van Buuren (Gloucestershire)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Amar Virdi (Surrey), Ryan Higgins (Gloucestershire)
Most Sixes – Rory Burns (Surrey), Graeme van Buuren (Gloucestershire)
Player of the Match – Rory Burns
Team Scores Batting first – Surrey 300+, Gloucestershire 265+
Match Handicap Surrey
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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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