Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality T20 Blast 2021 Quarter Final 4 - Kent vs Birmingham Bears - August 27
The Vitality T20 Blast 2021 Quarter Final match between Kent and Birmingham Bears will be played at St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury.
Kent Spitfires are placed at the top spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 9 wins and 4 losses from their 14 matches of the league. The team has 19 points.
Daniel Bell-Drummond is the top run-scorer for Kent Spitfires with 339 runs at a strike rate of 159. He has struck 29 fours and 14 sixes. Zak Crawley has also made 326 runs at a strike rate of 159.
Matt Milnes has been the best bowler for Kent Spitfires and has picked up 14 wickets while bowling at an average of 19 and an economy rate of 8.53.
Birmingham Bears are placed at the 4th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 North group points table with 7 wins and 6 losses from their 14 matches of the league. The team has 15 points.
Sam Hain is the top run-scorer for Birmingham Bears with 393 runs at a strike rate of 140. He has struck 27 fours and 11 sixes. Will Rhodes has also made 255 runs at a strike rate of 137.
Carlos Brathwaite has been the best bowler for Birmingham Bears and has picked up 18 wickets while bowling at an average of 17 and an economy rate of 8.16. JB Lintott and Danny Briggs have 15 wickets each.
Let's have a look at the squads:
Birmingham Bears - Will Rhodes, 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
Kent Spitfires - Daniel Bell-Drummond, Sam Billings, Oliver Robinson (wk), Jack Leaning, Alex Blake, Jordan Cox, Grant Stewart, Matt Milnes, Imran Qayyum, Fred Klaassen, Joe Denly, Tawanda Muyeye, Darren Stevens, Miguel Cummins, Mohammad Amir, Nathan Gilchrist, Qais Ahmad, Tim Groenewald, Matthew Quinn, Harry Podmore, Heino Kuhn, Ollie Robinson, Hamidullah Qadri, Adam Milne, Marcus O’Riordan
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Kent
Who will win? – Kent
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Zak Crawley (Kent), Sam Hain (Birmingham Bears)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Matt Milnes (Kent), Carlos Brathwaite (Birmingham Bears)
Most Sixes – Daniel Bell-Drummond (Kent), Sam Hain (Birmingham Bears)
Player of the Match – Zak Crawley
Team Scores Batting first – Kent 190+, Birmingham Bears 170+
Match Handicap Kent
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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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