Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction County Championship June 23 - Gloucestershire v Glamorgan

The Bristol County Ground, Bristol
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The next County Championship Division Two match will be played between Gloucestershire and Glamorgan at the County Ground in Bristol.

Glamorgan are at the third place in the points table with two wins from seven matches. They have drawn the remaining five games and are with 93 points.

Two places below them are Gloucestershire who have won only one out of six matches. However, they have not lost a single game and have drawn all of their remaining five matches and are with 74 points.

After seven matches, Marnus Labuschagne has retained his place at the top of the the County Championship Division Two run charts with 704 runs from just 12 innings at an average of 64 and has already scored three centuries and two half-centuries, with the highest score of 182.

Billy Root follows next with 534 runs from 10 innings at an average of over 50. He also has two centuries and one half-century.

On the bowling front, Marchant de Lange is the highest wicket-taker with 20 scalps from nine innings at an average of almost 30. He has best match figures of 7-125.

Ryan Higgins has made the most runs for Gloucestershire with 513 runs from seven innings at an average of over 40, but that has largely been due to the number of times he has remained unbeaten. Higgins has scored three centuries and one half-century.

David Payne and Matt Taylor have taken the most wickets for Gloucestershire, with 19 scalps each.

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

Gloucestershire- Miles Hammond, Chris Dent, James Bracey, Gareth Roderick, Benny Howell, Jack Taylor, Ryan Higgins, Graeme van Buuren, David Payne, Josh Shaw, Matt Taylor

Glamorgan- Nicholas Selman, Charlie Hemphrey, Marnus Labuschagne, David Lloyd, Billy Root, Owen Morgan, Tom Cullen, Graham Wagg, Marchant de Lange, Timm van der Gugten, Lukas Carey

 

Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*

Who will win? – Glamorgan

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Marnus Labuschagne (Glamorgan), Ryan Higgins (Gloucestershire)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Marchant de Lange (Glamorgan), David Payne (Gloucestershire)

Most Boundaries – Marnus Labuschagne (Glamorgan), Ryan Higgins (Gloucestershire)

Team Scores Batting first – Glamorgan 340+, Gloucestershire 300+

*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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