Online Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction Vitality Blast T20 2019 - Middlesex v Somerset
The next south group match of the Vitality Blast T20 2019 will be played between Middlesex and Somerset at the Old Deer Park in Richmond.
Middlesex are placed at the fourth spot in the south group points table with three wins and two losses from five matches. They have six points and a net run rate of +0.537.
Somerset, on the other hand, are placed three notches below them with two wins and three losses from five matches. They have four points and a net run rate of -0.261.
Skipper Dawid Malan is the top-scorer for Middlesex with 216 runs from five innings at an average of 54. He has the top score of 117 and has scored at a strike rate of over 150.
Toby Roland-Jones has been their best bowler and has picked up 11 wickets from five matches, the joint highest in the tournament. Tom Helm is second in line with 10 wickets from five innings at an average of 17.
Babar Azam has been on fire for Somerset with 263 runs and is currently also the highest run-scorer of the T20 Blast 2019. He has an average of over 65 and has scored at a strike rate of 152. Tom Banton comes next with 215 runs from five matches.
With seven wickets from five innings, Jerome Taylor is the highest wicket-taker for Somerset. He has an average of just under 25 and has best figures of 2-34.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams:
Middlesex- Paul Stirling, Dawid Malan, Stephen Eskinazi, AB de Villiers, Eoin Morgan, John Simpson, Toby Roland-Jones, Tom Helm, Nathan Sowter, Steven Finn, Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Somerset- Babar Azam, Tom Banton, James Hildreth, Tom Abell, Edward Byrom, Tom Lammonby, Roelof van der Merwe, Craig Overton, Jamie Overton, Jerome Taylor, Max Waller
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Middlesex
Who will win? – Middlesex
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Babar Azam (Somerset), Dawid Malan (Middlesex)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Jerome Taylor (Somerset), Toby Roland-Jones (Middlesex)
Most Sixes – Tom Banton (Somerset), AB de Villiers (Middlesex)
Man of the Match – Dawid Malan
Team Scores Batting first – Somerset 180+, Middlesex 165+
Match Handicap Middlesex
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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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