Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: County Championship 2021 - Somerset vs Gloucestershire, Group 2
The second round match of the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021 between Somerset and Gloucestershire, Group 2 will be played at the Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton from April 15th, 2021.
Somerset won their first match of the County Championship 2021 by 4 wickets.
TB Abell is the top run-scorer for Somerset with 88 runs at a strike rate of 57. He has struck 13 fours. GA Bartlett has also made 76 runs at a strike rate of 45.
Lewis Gregory has been the best bowler for Somerset and has picked up 6 wickets while bowling at an average of 19 and an economy rate of 3.59.
Gloucestershire won their first match of the County Championship 2021 by 8 wickets.
Chris Dent is the top run-scorer for Gloucestershire with 169 runs at a strike rate of 87. He has struck 20 fours and 2 sixes. GL van Buuren has also made 110 runs at a strike rate of 107.
RF Higgins has been the best bowler for Gloucestershire and has picked up 6 wickets while bowling at an average of 16 and an economy rate of 2.15.
Let's have a look at the squads:
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
Somerset - Tom Lammonby, Tom Banton, Tom Abell (c), James Hildreth, George Bartlett, Steven Davies (wk), Craig Overton, Lewis Gregory, Marchant de Lange, Jack Leach, Josh Davey, Edward Byrom, Roelof van der Merwe
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Somerset
Who will win? – Somerset
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Tom Abell (Somerset), Chris Dent (Gloucestershire)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Craig Overton (Somerset), Ryan Higgins (Gloucestershire)
Most Sixes – Tom Lammonby (Somerset), Chris Dent (Gloucestershire)
Player of the Match – Tom Abell
Team Scores Batting first – Somerset 380+, Gloucestershire 335+
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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