Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Vitality T20 Blast 2021 - Sussex Sharks vs Essex Eagles - July 9
The Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group match between Sussex Sharks and Essex Eagles will be played at The 1st Central County Ground.
Sussex Sharks are placed at the 4th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 4 wins and 2 losses from their 11 matches of the league. The team has 13 points.
Philip Salt is the top run-scorer for Sussex Sharks with 262 runs at a strike rate of 155. He has struck 26 fours and 12 sixes.However, he will out of their squad on England duty, due to the recent Covid outbreak in the England camp. Luke Wright has also made 213 runs at a strike rate of 170.
Tymal Mills has been the best bowler for Sussex Sharks and has picked up 11 wickets while bowling at an average of 15 and an economy rate of 7.63. Young leggie Archie Lenham has been taking wickets as well, so keep an eye on him.
Essex Eagles are placed at the 6th spot in the Vitality T20 Blast 2021 South group points table with 5 wins and 5 losses from their 11 matches of the league. The team has 11 points.
Michael Pepper is the top run-scorer for Essex Eagles with 210 runs at a strike rate of 132. He has struck 16 fours and 8 sixes. Adam Wheater has also made 193 runs at a strike rate of 136.
Sam Cook has been the best bowler for Essex Eagles and has picked up 15 wickets while bowling at an average of 17 and an economy rate of 7.40.
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
Sussex Sharks- Luke Wright (c), Philip Salt (wk), Calum Macleod, Delray Rawlins, David Wiese, Ravi Bopara, Aaron Thomason, George Garton, Will Beer, Danny Briggs, Ben Brown, Henry Crocombe, Mitchell Claydon, Stuart Meaker, Tymal Mills, Jofra Archer, Jamie Atkins, Jack Carson, Tom Clark, James Coles, Tom Haines, Travis Head, Sean Hunt, Chris Jordan, Rashid Khan, Ali Orr, Joe Sarro, Stiaan van Zyl, Archie Lenham
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Sussex
Who will win? – Sussex
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Luke Wright (Sussex), Jimmy Neesham (Essex Eagles)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – George Garton (Sussex), Sam Cook (Essex Eagles)
Most Sixes – Luke Wright (Sussex), PI Walter (Essex Eagles)
Man of the Match – Luke Wright
Team Scores Batting first – Sussex 180+, Essex 170+
Match Handicap Sussex
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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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