Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction County Championship May 27th - Sussex v Glamorgan

Sussex v Glamorgan
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Sussex will face the hurdle of Glamorgan in a County Championship Division Two match, to be held at the County Ground in Hove.

Glamorgan are at the fourth spot in the Division Two points table, with one win from three matches. They have drawn the remaining two games and are with 42 points. Couple of notches below them are Sussex, with one win and one loss from three matches. The team has drawn one match and have 36 points.

Glamorgan drew their first match against Northamptonshire and produced a similar result in their next encounter against Gloucestershire. They then won a close game against Derbyshire by two wickets.

As for Sussex, they started off their campaign by a seven-wicket loss against Leicestershire, but turned their fortunes around with a six -wicket win over Durham. They drew their last match against Northamptonshire.

Marnus Labuschagne is the highest run-scorer for Glamorgan, with 331 runs from three matches. He has an average of over 65 and has already scored two centuries and one half-century. Billy Root is another prolific run-scorer for the team and has 255 runs at an average of over 50. Despite both Daniel Douthwaite and Marnus Labuschagne having taken six wickets each, none of the Glamorgan bowlers stand out.

Luke Wells and Stiaan van Zyl have been among runs for Sussex, while Mir Hamza and Ollie Robinson have picked up 12 and 11 wickets respectively.

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

Sussex- Philip Salt, Tom Haines, Luke Wells, Stiaan van Zyl, Harry Finch, Ben Brown, Chris Jordan, David Wiese, Danny Briggs, Mir Hamza, Ollie Robinson

Glamorgan- Nicholas Selman, Charlie Hemphrey, Marnus Labuschagne, David Lloyd, Billy Root, Jeremy Lawlor, Tom Cullen, Daniel Douthwaite, Lukas Carey, Michael Hogan, Andrew Salter

 

Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*

Who will win? – Glamorgan

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Stiaan van Zyl (Sussex), Marnus Labuschagne (Glamorgan)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Mir Hamza (Sussex), Daniel Douthwaite (Glamorgan)

Most Boundaries – Luke Wells (Sussex), Marnus Labuschagne (Glamorgan)

Team Scores Batting first – Sussex 300+, Glamorgan 380+

*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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