Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: County Championship 2021 - Sussex vs Lancashire, Group 3
The first round match of the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021 between Sussex and Lancashire, Group 3 will be played at the County Ground, Hove on April 8th, 2021
Sussex will be coached by Ian Salisbury and led by Ben Brown in the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
They finished Sixth (South Group) last year. Sussex are part of Group 3 in LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
Phil Salt (290, 36.25) was the leading run-scorer for the team in 2020 while Jack Carson (15, 22.66) was their top wicket-taker.
The county has Travis Head (Australia from end of April), Stiaan van Zyl as their overseas players this season.
Lancashire will be coached by Glen Chapple and led by Dane Vilas in the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
They finished Third (North Group) last year. Lancashire are part of Group 3 in LV= Insurance County Championship 2021.
Alex Davies (337, ave 48.14) was the leading run-scorer for the team in 2020 while Tom Bailey (13, ave 21.69) was their top wicket-taker.
The county has Dane Vilas (South Africa - full season), Jackson Bird (Australia- six Championship matches from April 22) as their overseas players this season.
Let's have a look at the squads:
Sussex - Philip Salt, Tom Haines, Tom Clark, Ben Brown (c & wk), Delray Rawlins, George Garton, Ollie Robinson, Jack Carson, Henry Crocombe, Mitchell Claydon, Travis Head (Australia), Stiaan van Zyl (South Africa), Jamie Atkins (youth), Henry Crocombe (youth), Jack Carson (youth), Sean Hunt
Lancashire - Alex Davies (wk), Keaton Jennings, Josh Bohannon, Rob Jones, Dane Vilas (c), Steven Croft, Danny Lamb, George Balderson, Tom Bailey, Tom Hartley, Edwin Moulton, Dane Vilas (South Africa), Jackson Bird (Australia), Jack Blatherwick, Luke Wells
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Lancashire
Who will win? – Lancashire
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Alex Davies (Lancashire), Travis Head (Sussex)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Tom Bailey (Lancashire), Jack Carson (Sussex)
Most Sixes – Alex Davies (Lancashire), Travis Head (Sussex)
Player of the Match – Tom Bailey
Team Scores Batting first – Lancashire 310+, Sussex 225+
Match Handicap Lancashire
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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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