Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality T20 Blast 2021 - Essex Eagles vs Middlesex - July 18
The Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group match between Essex Eagles and Middlesex will be played at The Cloudfm County Ground.
Essex Eagles are placed at the 7th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 5 wins and 7 losses from their 13 matches of the league. The team has 11 points.
Michael Pepper is the top run-scorer for Essex Eagles with 251 runs at a strike rate of 133. He has struck 18 fours and 11 sixes. Adam Wheater has also played a couple of impressive knocks.
Simon Harmer has been the best bowler for Essex Eagles and has picked up 18 wickets while bowling at an average of 17 and an economy rate of 7.32.
Middlesex are placed at the 9th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 3 wins and 9 losses from their 13 matches of the league. The team has 7 points.
Stephen Eskinazi is the top run-scorer for Middlesex with 399 runs at a strike rate of 140. He has struck 51 fours and 5 sixes. JB Cracknell has also made 257 runs at a strike rate of 138.
BC Cullen has been the best bowler for Middlesex and has picked up 18 wickets while bowling at an average of 16 and an economy rate of 9.07.
Let's have a look at the squads:
Essex Eagles - Cameron Delport, Varun Chopra, Tom Westley (c), Daniel Lawrence, Ryan ten Doeschate, Adam Wheater (wk), Paul Walter, Simon Harmer, Shane Snater, Aaron Beard, Feroze Khushi, Nick Browne, Alastair Cook, Michael Pepper, William Buttleman, Adam Zampa, Aron Nijjar, Ben Allison, Jack Plom, Sam Cook, Peter Siddle, Jamie Porter, Robin Das, Josh Rymell, Tom Westley, Jimmy Neesham
Middlesex - Steven Finn (c), Eoin Morgan, Max Holden, Peter Handscomb, Stephen Eskinazi, Martin Andersson, Nick Gubbins, John Simpson (wk), James Harris, Tom Helm, Nathan Sowter, Joshua De Caires, Sam Robson, Luke Hollman, Mitchell Marsh, Paul Stirling, Jack Davies, Joe Cracknell, Robbie White, Blake Cullen, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Thilan Walallawita, Tim Murtagh, Toby Roland-Jones, Ethan Bamber, Chris Green
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Essex
Who will win? – Essex
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – William Buttleman (Essex), JB Cracknell (Middlesex)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Sam Cook (Essex), Chris Green (Middlesex)
Most Sixes – Jimmy Neesham (Essex), JB Cracknell (Middlesex)
Man of the Match – William Buttleman
Team Scores Batting first – Essex 170+, Middlesex 165+
Match Handicap Essex
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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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