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Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality Blast 2020 - Birmingham Bears vs Gloucestershire

Vitality Blast 2020
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The next Central group match of the Vitality Blast 2020 will be played between Birmingham Bears and Gloucestershire at Edgbaston, Birmingham.

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Birmingham Bears are placed at the 5th spot in the Central group points table of the Vitality Blast 2020. The team is with 3 points from 3 matches after 1 win, 1 loss and 1 washed out match.

Tim Bresnan and Henry Brookes were the top scorers for Birmingham in their last game. The Bears would hope that Sam Hain, Ian Bell and Adam Hose fire in the coming matches.

Tim Bresnan has been their leading bowler with 4 wickets from 2 matches. He has bowled at an average of 15 and an economy of 9.00, with the best of 3/33.

They will be up against Gloucestershire who are placed at the 3rd place in the pile with 3 points after as many matches. The team has won 1 and lost 1 game while another has been rained off.

Chris Dent has scored the most runs for the side with 60 runs from 2 matches at an average of 30 and a strike rate of 176. Graeme van Buuren has also scored 53 runs.

Among the bowlers, Tom Smith has picked up 4 wickets. He has bowled at an average of 12 and an economy of 6.00, with the best of 2/17. Ryan Higgins has also bowled well.

 Let's have a look at the squads of both teams: 

Gloucestershire - Jack Taylor (c), Chris Dent (wk), Tom Smith, David Payne, Ian Cockbain, Matt Taylor, Miles Hammond, Graeme van Buuren, Ryan Higgins, Josh Shaw, George Scott, George Hankins, James Bracey, Ben Charlesworth 

Warwickshire - Sam Hain, Dominic Sibley, Ian Bell, Adam Hose, Ed Pollock, Michael Burgess(wk), Will Rhodes(c), Tim Bresnan, Jeetan Patel, Liam Norwell, Henry Brookes, Alex Thomson, Dan Mousley, Oliver Hannon-Dalby


Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay

Who will win the toss? - Gloucestershire

Who will win? – Gloucestershire

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Graeme van Buuren (Gloucestershire), Sam Hain (Warwickshire)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Ryan Higgins (Gloucestershire), Tim Bresnan (Warwickshire)

Most Sixes – Graeme van Buuren (Gloucestershire), Tim Bresnan (Warwickshire)

Man of the Match –  Ryan Higgins

Team Scores Batting first – Gloucestershire 170+, Warwickshire 165+

Match Handicap Gloucestershire

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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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