Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: County Championship 2021 - Hampshire vs Gloucestershire, Group 2
The third round match of the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021 between Hampshire and Gloucestershire, Group 2 will be played at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton from April 22nd, 2021.
Hampshire are placed at the top spot in the County Championship 2021 Group 2 points table with wins from both their matches of the league. The team is with 46 points.
James Vince is the top run-scorer for Hampshire with 240 runs at a strike rate of 103. He has struck 38 fours and 2 sixes. IG Holland has also made 221 runs at a strike rate of 61.
Mohammad Abbas has been the best bowler for Hampshire and has picked up 12 wickets while bowling at an average of 8 and an economy rate of 1.73.
Gloucestershire are placed at the 2nd spot in the County Championship 2021 Group 2 points table with wins from both their matches of the league. The team is with 44 points.
HR Bracey is the top run-scorer for Gloucestershire with 269 runs at a strike rate of 57. He has struck 35 fours and one six. Chris Dent has also made 228 runs at a strike rate of 77.
RF Higgins has been the best bowler for Gloucestershire and has picked up 13 wickets while bowling at an average of 15 and an economy rate of 2.29.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XIs:
Gloucestershire - Chris Dent (c), James Bracey (wk), Tom Lace, Graeme van Buuren, George Hankins, Ryan Higgins, Jack Taylor, George Scott, David Payne, Matt Taylor, Josh Shaw, Miles Hammond
Hampshire - Tom Alsop, Joe Weatherley, Sam Northeast, James Vince (c), Lewis McManus (wk), Liam Dawson, Ian Holland, Kyle Abbott, Bradley Wheal, Mason Crane, Mohammad Abbas, Felix Organ, Scott Currie
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Hampshire
Who will win? – Hampshire
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – James Vince (Hampshire), Chris Dent (Gloucestershire)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Mason Crane (Hampshire), Ryan Higgins (Gloucestershire)
Most Sixes – James Vince (Hampshire), Chris Dent (Gloucestershire)
Player of the Match – James Vince
Team Scores Batting first – Hampshire 480+, Gloucestershire 400+
Match Handicap Hampshire
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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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