Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality Blast 2020 - Somerset CCC vs Northamptonshire Steelbacks
The next Central group match of the Vitality Blast 2020 will be played between Somerset CCC and Northamptonshire Steelbacks at The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton.
Somerset CCC are placed at the 4th spot in the Central group points table of the Vitality Blast 2020. The team is with 7 points from 8 matches after 3 wins and 4 losses.
Tom Abell has been the top run-scorer for Somerset CCC with 182 runs from 7 matches. He has made his runs at an average of 30 and a strike rate of 142, with the best of 74*. Babar Azam has also scored 172 runs at 43.
Josh Davey has been their leading bowler with 8 wickets from 4 matches. He has bowled at an average of 12 and an economy of 8.25, with the best of 4/41. Ollie Sale, MTC Waller and Lewis Gregory have also been among the wickets.
Northamptonshire Steelbacks are placed at the 2nd spot in the Central group pile with 9 points after 8 matches. The team has won 4 and lost 3 games.
Richard Levi has scored the most runs for the side with 179 runs from 7 matches at an average of 25 and a strike rate of 138. He has the best of 50. Paul Stirling is next with 169 runs from 7 matches.
Among the bowlers, Graeme White has picked up 10 wickets. He has bowled at an average of 18 and an economy of 6.60, with the best of 3/28.
Let's have a look at the squads of both teams:
Northamptonshire Steelbacks - Joshua Cobb (c), Ricardo Vasconcelos (wk), Paul Stirling, Richard Levi, Nathan Buck, Ben Sanderson, Alex Wakely, Gareth Berg, Graeme White, Rob Keogh, Saif Zaib, Tom Sole, Blessing Muzarabani, Adam Rossington, Brandon Glover
Somerset - James Hildreth, Edward Byrom, George Bartlett, Tom Lammonby, Steven Davies(wk), Tom Abell(c), Ben Green, Craig Overton, Roelof van der Merwe, Jamie Overton, Max Waller, Josh Davey, Ollie Sale
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Northamptonshire Steelbacks
Who will win? – Northamptonshire Steelbacks
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Tom Abell (Somerset), Paul Stirling (Northamptonshire Steelbacks)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Josh Davey (Somerset), Graeme White (Northamptonshire Steelbacks)
Most Sixes – Tom Abell (Somerset), Paul Stirling (Northamptonshire Steelbacks)
Man of the Match – Paul Stirling
Team Scores Batting first – Somerset 180+, Northamptonshire Steelbacks 190+
Match Handicap Northamptonshire Steelbacks
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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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