Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: County Championship 2021 - Nottinghamshire vs Durham, Group 1
The first round match of the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021 between Nottinghamshire and Durham, Group 1 will be played at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on April 8th, 2021.
They finished Fourth (North Group) last year. Nottinghamshire are part of Group 1 in LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
Ben Duckett (394, 56.3) was the leading run-scorer for the team in 2020 while Zak Chappell (15, 28.7) was their top wicket-taker.
The county has Dane Paterson (South Africa) as their overseas player this season.
Durham will be coached by James Franklin and led by Scott Borthwick in the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
They finished Fifth (North Group) last year. Durham are part of Group 1 in LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
Alex Lees (386, 48.3) was the leading run-scorer for the team in 2020 while Chris Rushworth (16, 22.4) was their top wicket-taker.
The county has Cameron Bancroft (Australia – May 13 onwards), David Bedingham (South Africa – full season), Will Young (New Zealand – 15 April – 2 May) as their overseas players this season.
Let's have a look at the squads:
Nottinghamshire - Haseeb Hameed, Ben Duckett, Joe Clarke, Steven Mullaney (c), Peter Trego, Tom Moores (wk), Samit Patel, Joey Evison, Tom Barber, Jake Ball, Brett Hutton, Toby Pettman, Dane Schadendorf, Zak Chappell
Durham - Alex Lees, Sean Dickson, Cameron Steel, David Bedingham, Jack Burnham, Ned Eckersley (wk), Ben Raine, Paul Coughlin, Matty Potts, Chris Rushworth, Cameron Bancroft (Australia), Will Young (New Zealand - first three games), David Bedingham (South Africa), Scott Borthwick (c), Alex Thomson (two-month loan)
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Nottinghamshire
Who will win? – Nottinghamshire
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Ben Duckett (Nottinghamshire), Alex Lees (Durham)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Zak Chappell (Nottinghamshire), Chris Rushworth (Durham)
Most Sixes – Ben Duckett (Nottinghamshire), Alex Lees (Durham)
Player of the Match – Zak Chappell
Team Scores Batting first – Nottinghamshire 270+, Durham 225+
Match Handicap Nottinghamshire
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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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