Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction Vitality Blast T20 2019 - Derbyshire v Worcestershire

Martin Guptill
Martin Guptill
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The next north group match of the Vitality Blast T20 2019 will be played between Derbyshire and Worcestershire at the County Ground in Derby.


Worcestershire have had a decent outing in this season of the T20 Blast. The team has played eight matches out of which they have won four, lost two and two of the remaining matches have been rained off. Worcestershire are with 10 points and a net run rate of +0.742.


Derbyshire have not done that well and find themselves at the second last place in the north group points table with three wins and four losses from eight matches. They have had one abandoned match because of which team has seven points and net run rate of -0.065.

Leus du Plooy is the highest run-scorer for Derbyshire with 257 runs from seven innings at an average of 42. Plooy has scored at a healthy strike rate of close to 150. Wayne Madsen is next in line with 219 runs from seven matches and the top score of 66.

For Worcestershire, Riki Wessels has scored 200 runs from just six matches at an average of 35, while Martin Guptill has managed 187 runs from six innings.

Pat Brown and Wayne Parnell are the leading wicket-takers for Worcestershire with nine wickets each from six matches.

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

Derbyshire- Luis Reece, Billy Godleman, Wayne Madsen, Leus du Plooy, Matthew Critchley, Alex Hughes, Daryn Smit, Fynn Hudson-Prentice, Logan van Beek, Ravi Rampaul, Boyd Rankin

Worcestershire- Riki Wessels, Martin Guptill, Callum Ferguson, Wayne Parnell, Ben Cox, Ross Whiteley, Ed Barnard, Daryl Mitchell, George Rhodes, Dillon Pennington, Patrick Brown

Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay

Who will win the toss? - Derbyshire

Who will win? – Worcestershire

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) –  Billy Godleman (Derbyshire), Martin Guptill (Worcestershire)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken)  Ravi Rampaul (Derbyshire), Patrick Brown (Worcestershire)

Most Sixes –  Leus du Plooy (Derbyshire),  Martin Guptill (Worcestershire)

Man of the Match –  Martin Guptill

Team Scores Batting first –  Derbyshire 160+, Worcestershire 180+

Match Handicap Worcestershire

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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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