Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality T20 Blast 2021 - Gloucestershire vs Somerset - July 1
The Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group match between Gloucestershire and Somerset will be played at Bristol County Ground.
Somerset are placed at the 5th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 4 wins and 3 losses from their 9 matches of the league. The team has 10 points.
Tom Banton is the top run-scorer for Somerset with 236 runs at a strike rate of 195. He has struck 21 fours and 15 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 9 wickets while bowling at an average of 18 and an economy rate of 7.39.
Gloucestershire are placed at the 3rd spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 5 wins and 2 losses from their 9 matches of the league. The team has 12 points.
Glenn Phillips is the top run-scorer for Gloucestershire with 360 runs at a strike rate of 172. He has struck 25 fours and 25 sixes. Chris Dent has also made 192 runs at a strike rate of 164.
Benny Howell has been the best bowler for Gloucestershire and has picked up 10 wickets while bowling at an average of 21 and an economy rate of 8.71.
Let's have a look at the squads:
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
Gloucestershire - Jack Taylor (c), Chris Dent, Miles Hammond, Ian Cockbain, Ryan Higgins, James Bracey (wk), George Scott, Graeme van Buuren, Tom Smith, David Payne, Matt Taylor, George Hankins, Tom Price, Benny Howell, Olivier Price, Tom Lace, Daniel Worrall, Harry Hankins, Jared Warner, Josh Shaw, Ben Charlesworth, Stuart Turner, Dominic Goodman, Glenn Phillips
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Somerset
Who will win? – Somerset
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Tom Banton (Somerset), Glenn Phillips (Gloucestershire)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Marchant de Lange (Somerset), Benny Howell (Gloucestershire)
Most Sixes – James Hildreth (Somerset), Chris Dent (Gloucestershire)
Player of the Match – Marchant de Lange
Team Scores Batting first – Somerset 180+, Gloucestershire 175+
Match Handicap Somerset
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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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