Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality Blast 2020 - Durham Cricket vs Derbyshire Falcons
The next North group match of the Vitality Blast 2020 will be played between Durham Cricket and Derbyshire Falcons at Emirates Riverside, Chester-le-Street.
Derbyshire Falcons are placed at the 5th spot in the North group points table of the Vitality Blast 2020. The team is with 2 points from 5 matches after 3 losses.
Derbyshire Falcons have plenty of batting options, with Billy Godleman, Wayne Madsen, Leus du Plooy and Alex Hughes being the best of the lot. But none of them has particularly fired yet.
Matthew Critchley and Matt McKiernan are likely to finish as their leading bowlers.
They will be up against Durham Cricket who are placed at the bottom of the leaderboard with just 1 point after 5 matches. The team has won lost 4 games.
Alex Lees has scored the most runs for the side with 164 runs from 5 matches at an average of 41 and a strike rate of 124. He has the best of 53. Graham Clark is next with 140 runs from 5 matches.
Among the bowlers, Paul Coughlin has picked up 4 wickets. He has bowled at an average of 29 and an economy of 11.70, with the best of 2/37.
Let's have a look at the squads of both teams:
Durham - Alex Lees, Scott Steel, Graham Clark, David Bedingham, Stuart Poynter (wk), Brydon Carse, Paul Coughlin, Liam Trevaskis, Mark Wood, Matty Potts, Nathan Rimmington (c), Sean Dickson, Ned Eckersley, Ben Raine
Derbyshire - Billy Godleman (c), Brooke Guest (wk), Luis Reece, Wayne Madsen, Leus du Plooy, Matthew Critchley, Alex Hughes, Fynn Hudson-Prentice, Matt McKiernan, Michael Cohen, Anuj Dal, Samuel Conners, Thomas Wood, Edward Barnes
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Derbyshire
Who will win? – Derbyshire
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Alex Lees (Durham), Billy Godleman (Derbyshire)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Nathan Rimmington (Durham), Matt McKiernan (Derbyshire)
Most Sixes – Alex Lees (Durham), Wayne Madsen (Derbyshire)
Man of the Match – Wayne Madsen
Team Scores Batting first – Durham 170+, Derbyshire 190+
Match Handicap Derbyshire
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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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