Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: County Championship 2021 - Worcestershire vs Durham, Group 1
The ninth round match of the LV= Insurance County Championship 2021 between Worcestershire and Durham, Group 1 will be played at New Road, Worcester from June 3rd, 2021.
Worcestershire are placed at the 4th spot in the County Championship 2021 Group 1 points table with one win, 2 losses and 5 draws from their 8 matches of the league. The team is with 94 points.
JD Libby is the top run-scorer for Worcestershire with 637 runs at a strike rate of 45. He has struck 69 fours and 4 sixes. EG Barnard has also made 414 runs at a strike rate of 50.
AS Joseph has been the best bowler for Worcestershire and has picked up 15 wickets while bowling at an average of 38 and an economy rate of 3.63. Brett D'Oliveira has also done well.
Durham are placed at the 5th spot in the County Championship 2021 Group 1 points table with 2 wins, 2 losses and 3 draws from their 7 matches of the league. The team is with 88 points.
DG Bedingham is the top run-scorer for Durham with 666 runs at a strike rate of 59. He has struck 74 fours and 5 sixes. AZ Lees has also made 469 runs at a strike rate of 39.
C Rushworth has been the best bowler for Durham and has picked up 37 wickets while bowling at an average of 15 and an economy rate of 2.31.
Let's have a look at the squads:
Worcestershire - Daryl Mitchell, Jake Libby, Thomas Charles Fell, Jack Haynes, Brett D'Oliveira, Riki Wessels, Ben Cox (wk), Alzarri Joseph, Joe Leach (c), Josh Tongue, Dillon Pennington, Ed Barnard
Durham - Alex Lees, Cameron Bancroft, Scott Borthwick (c), David Bedingham, Jack Burnham, Ned Eckersley, Stuart Poynter (wk), Brydon Carse, Ben Raine, Chris Rushworth, Paul Coughlin, Matt Salisbury, Liam Trevaskis
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Worcestershire
Who will win? – Worcestershire
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Jake Libby (Worcestershire), DG Bedingham (Durham)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Brett D'Oliveira (Worcestershire), BA Carse (Durham)
Most Sixes – Jake Libby (Worcestershire), DG Bedingham (Durham)
Player of the Match – Jake Libby
Team Scores Batting first – Worcestershire 370+, Durham 300+
Match Handicap Worcestershire
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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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