Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality T20 Blast 2021 - Birmingham Bears vs Durham - June 26
The Vitality T20 Blast 2021 North Group match between Birmingham Bears and Durham will be played at Edgbaston.
Birmingham Bears are placed at the 3rd spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 North group points table with 4 wins and 3 losses from their 8 matches of the league. The team has 9 points.
Sam Hain is the top run-scorer for Birmingham Bears with 286 runs at a strike rate of 145. He has struck 18 fours and 9 sixes. Will Rhodes has also made 156 runs at a strike rate of 144.
Carlos Brathwaite has been the best bowler for Birmingham Bears and has picked up 12 wickets while bowling at an average of 16 and an economy rate of 7.78.
Durham are placed at the 4th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 North group points table with 4 wins and 3 losses from their 8 matches of the league. The team has 9 points.
David Bedingham is the top run-scorer for Durham with 217 runs at a strike rate of 157. He has struck 15 fours and 12 sixes. Cameron Bancroft has also made 181 runs at a strike rate of 120.
Matty Potts has been the best bowler for Durham and has picked up 11 wickets while bowling at an average of 20 and an economy rate of 9.00.
Let's have a look at the squads:
Birmingham Bears - Will Rhodes (c), Tim Bresnan, Danny Briggs, Carlos Brathwaite, Ethan Brookes, Henry Brookes, Michael Burgess (wk), George Garrett, Sam Hain, Oliver Hannon-Dalby, Adam Hose, Manraj Johal, Matt Lamb, Jake Lintott, Craig Miles, Dan Mousley, Liam Norwell, Ed Pollock, Dominic Sibley, Ryan Sidebottom, Olly Stone, Robert Yates
Durham - Scott Borthwick (c), Alex Lees, Graham Clark, Jack Burnham, Michael Jones, Sean Dickson, Will Young, Alex Thomson, Ben Raine, Ben Stokes, Cameron Steel, Matt Salisbury, Paul Coughlin, Cameron Bancroft, David Bedingham, Stuart Poynter (wk), Brydon Carse, Liam Trevaskis, Matty Potts, Ned Eckersley, Chris Rushworth, Jack Campbell, Oliver Gibson
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Birmingham Bears
Who will win? – Birmingham Bears
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Sam Hain (Birmingham Bears), David Bedingham (Durham)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Jake Lintott (Birmingham Bears), Matty Potts (Durham)
Most Sixes – Sam Hain (Birmingham Bears), David Bedingham (Durham)
Man of the Match – Jake Lintott
Team Scores Batting first – Birmingham Bears 185+, Durham 175+
Match Handicap Birmingham Bears
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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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