Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality T20 Blast 2021 - Essex Eagles vs Somerset - June 29
The Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group match between Essex Eagles and Somerset will be played at The Cloudfm County Ground.
Somerset are placed at the 5th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 4 wins and 2 losses from their 8 matches of the league. The team has 10 points.
Tom Banton is the top run-scorer for Somerset with 217 runs at a strike rate of 195. He has struck 19 fours and 14 sixes. James Hildreth has also made 172 runs at a strike rate of 145.
Marchant de Lange has been the best bowler for Somerset and has picked up 8 wickets while bowling at an average of 18 and an economy rate of 7.78.
Essex Eagles are placed at the 6th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 3 wins and 5 losses from their 9 matches of the league. The team has 7 points.
Jimmy Neesham is the top run-scorer for Essex Eagles with 156 runs at a strike rate of 152. He has struck 14 fours and 6 sixes. MS Pepper has also made 151 runs at a strike rate of 129.
Sam Cook has been the best bowler for Essex Eagles and has picked up 11 wickets while bowling at an average of 19 and an economy rate of 7.32.
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
Somerset - Tom Abell (c), Steven Davies (wk), Will Smeed, Lewis Goldsworthy, Tom Banton, Lewis Gregory, Tom Lammonby, Craig Overton, Roelof van der Merwe, Ollie Sale, Max Waller, Merchant de Lange, Josh Davey, Jack Leach, Jack Brooks, Ned Leonard, Kasey Aldridge, Ben Green, Eddie Byrom, James Hildreth, Sam Young, George Bartlett, Eddie Byrom, Devon Conway
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Essex Eagles
Who will win? – Essex Eagles
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Jimmy Neesham (Essex Eagles), Tom Banton (Somerset)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Sam Cook (Essex Eagles), Marchant de Lange (Somerset)
Most Sixes – Jimmy Neesham (Essex Eagles), Tom Banton (Somerset)
Man of the Match – Jimmy Neesham
Team Scores Batting first – Essex Eagles 185+, Somerset 175+
Match Handicap Essex Eagles
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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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