Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality T20 Blast 2021 - Somerset vs Gloucestershire - July 18
The Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group match between Somerset and Gloucestershire will be played at The Cooper Associates County Ground.
Gloucestershire are placed at the 5th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 6 wins and 5 losses from their 13 matches of the league. The team has 14 points.
Glenn Phillips is the top run-scorer for Gloucestershire with 471 runs at a strike rate of 164. He has struck 29 fours and 33 sixes. Chris Dent has also made 241 runs at a strike rate of 150.
Benny Howell has been the best bowler for Gloucestershire and has picked up 14 wickets while bowling at an average of 22 and an economy rate of 8.03.
Somerset are placed at the 2nd spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 7 wins and 4 losses from their 13 matches of the league. The team has 16 points.
Devon Conway is the top run-scorer for Somerset with 305 runs at a strike rate of 127. He has struck 40 fours and 2 sixes. Will Smeed has also made 244 runs at a strike rate of 139.
Marchant de Lange has been the best bowler for Somerset and has picked up 14 wickets while bowling at an average of 19 and an economy rate of 7.69.
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) – Devon Conway (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 – Devon Conway
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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