Hampshire and Kent meet today at Lord’s in the final of the Royal London One-Day Cup and both teams will be hoping to make history by taking home the Cup.
Let’s take a look at the two squads -
Kent Spitfires Squad: 7 Sam Billings (c), 23 Daniel Bell-Drummond, 4 Heino Kuhn, 6 Joe Denly, 58 Sean Dickson, 10 Alex Blake, 12 Adam Rouse, 3 Darren Stevens, 42 Will Gidman, 9 Grant Stewart, 25 Calum Haggett, 1 Harry Podmore, 24 Matt Henry, 11 Imran Qayyum, 8 Mitch Claydon.
Hampshire Hawks Squad Jimmy Adams (4), Lewis McManus (18), Chris Wood (25), Rilee Rossouw (30), Tom Alsop (9), Joe Weatherley (5), Gareth Berg (13), Sam Northeast (17), James Vince (14) Captain, Liam Dawson (8), Dale Steyn (2), Reece Topley (6), Mason Crane (32)
June 30 – Royal London One Day Cup Final
Kent v Hampshire
Venue – Lord’s Cricket Ground, London
Time – 11.00 am BST
Weather – Dry and Sunny and 23-25C
Players to Watch
Heino Kuhn (4) Kent: Kuhn has been in great form and is the leading-run scorer in this season's One-Day Cup scoring 664 runs in 10 innings, averaging 94.85.
Sam Northeast (17): Playing against his former County. Exciting and powerful hitting batsman.
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction*
Who will win? – Hampshire- for me they are the best balanced team
Top Batsman – Hampshire - Rilee Rossouw (30), Kent - Heino Kuhn (4)
Top Bowlers – Hampshire – Mason Crane (32) – Kent - (1) Harry Podmore
Most Sixes – Hampshire - Sam Northeast (17) – Kent - (6)Joe Denly
Team Scores (Batting First) - Hampshire - 250+ - Kent - 280+
*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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