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Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: County Championship 2021 - Surrey vs Leicestershire, Group 2

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The second round match of the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021 between Surrey and Leicestershire, Group 2 will be played at the Kennington Oval, London from April 15th, 2021.

Live Scores and Stats - Surrey v Leicestershire

Surrey lost their first match of the County Championship 2021 by 8 wickets.

Ben Foakes is the top run-scorer for Surrey with 159 runs at a strike rate of 79. He has struck 21 fours. Rory Burns has also made 78 runs at a strike rate of 53.

Reece Topley has been the best bowler for Surrey and has picked up 6 wickets while bowling at an average of 21 and an economy rate of 3.60.

Leicestershire lost their first match of the County Championship 2021 by an innings and 105 runs.

HE Dearden is the top run-scorer for Leicestershire with 104 runs at a strike rate of 55. He has struck 18 fours. JJ Swindells has also made 93 runs at a strike rate of 58.

Chris Wright has been the best bowler for Leicestershire and has picked up 2 wickets while bowling at an average of 55 and an economy rate of 4.26.

 Let's have a look at the squads:

Surrey - Rory Burns (c), Mark Stoneman, Hashim Amla, Ollie Pope, Ben Foakes (wk), Gus Atkinson, Jordan Clark, Jamie Overton, Jamie Smith, Reece Topley, Amar Virdi,  Matt Dunn, Will Jacks, Daniel Moriarty

Leicestershire - Hasan Azad, Samuel Evans, Harry Dearden, Colin Ackermann (c), Lewis Hill, Harry Swindells (wk), Ben Mike, Callum Parkinson, Chris Wright, Gavin Griffiths, Alex Evans,  Dieter Klein, Rishi Patel 


Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay

Who will win the toss? - Surrey

Who will win? – Surrey

Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Rory Burns (Surrey), HE Dearden (Leicestershire)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Reece Topley (Surrey), Chris Wright (Leicestershire)

Most Sixes – Rory Burns (Surrey), HE Dearden (Leicestershire)

Player of the Match –  Rory Burns

Team Scores Batting first – Surrey 300+, Leicestershire 285+

 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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