Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction County Championship June 2 - Northamptonshire v Glamorgan

 

Northamptonshire and Glamorgan will play a County Championship Division Two match at the County Ground in Northampton.


While Glamorgan finds itself at the bottom of the first-half of the County Championship Division Two points table, Middlesex are at the second last place. The latter's performance has been underwhelming in the four matches that they have played till now.

Northamptonshire are yet to open their winning account and have drawn three matches, while losing one and are with 37 points.


Ricardo Vasconcelos is at the top of the run-scoring ladder for Northamptonshire with 365 runs from four matches. He has a top score of 184 and has scored at an average of over 60. Rob Keogh is second in the list at an average of almost 50.

Northamptonshire have not had the best bowling performances with Nathan Buck being their highest wicket-taker with 14 wickets from four matches at an average of close to 30.

Marnus Labuschagne is not only the highest run-scorer for Glamorgan but is currently topping the run charts with 527 runs from four matches at an average of over 75. He also has an attractive strike rate of 75 and has already scored three hundreds. Nicholas Selman is second in line with 394 runs.

Glamorgan have missed the services of an exciting bowler with Labuschagne being their highest wicket-taker with nine wickets. Marchant de Lange also has nine scalps but from just five innings.

 

Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams.

 

Northamptonshire- Nathan Buck, Ben Sanderson, Alex Wakely (c), Luke Procter, Adam Rossington (wk), Rob Keogh, Jamie Overton, Temba Bavuma, Luke Wood, Ricardo Vasconcelos, Ben Curran

Glamorgan- Graham Wagg, Timm van der Gugten, Marchant de Lange, David Lloyd (c), Marnus Labuschagne, Charlie Hemphrey, Billy Root, Nicholas Selman, Kiran Carlson, Tom Cullen (wk), Daniel Douthwaite

 

Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*

Who will win? – Glamorgan 

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Ricardo Vasconcelos (Northamptonshire), Marnus Labuschagne (Glamorgan)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Nathan Buck (Northamptonshire), Marnus Labuschagne (Glamorgan)

Most Boundaries – Ricardo Vasconcelos (Northamptonshire), Marnus Labuschagne (Glamorgan)

Team Scores Batting first – Northamptonshire 260+, Glamorgan 350+

*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 soon, so stay tuned.

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