Virtual Cricket: County Championship Fantasy Cricket Tips and Match Predictions - Lancashire v Warwickshire
Round nine of the Virtual County Championship between Lancashire and Warwickshire is being held by Cricket World and Dice Cricket to help the fans stay tuned to cricketing action from the comforts of their home amid the Covid-19 outbreak.
Lancashire are slotted at the 4th spot in the Virtual County Championship Divison 1 leaderboard with 4 wins and 2 losses. The side has 104 points from 7 matches.
They will compete against Warwickshire who are placed at the 3rd spot in the pile. Warwickshire have 5 wins and 2 losses. The team has added 110 points from 7 games.
Warwickshire eked out a two-wicket win against Hampshire in their last game. Adam Hose (48) helped the side to put 238 runs on the board in their first innings. He was assisted by Olly Stone (4/51) and Chris Woakes (4/82) as they were set a target of 156, which they reached albeit huffing and puffing, to win by 2 wickets.
Lancshire did well to register a 277-run victory against Yorkshire in their round 8 match. Graham Onions was the top scorer for Lancshire in the first innings as the team put on 231 runs on the board.
6/75 from James Anderson then helped the team get a 76-run lead in the first innings. Anderson completed his 10-wicket match haul with 4/47 in the next innings. On the back of centuries from Josh Bohannon and Dane Vilas, the team bagged the game comfortably.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams:
Lancashire - Keaton Jennings, Liam Livingstone, Brooke Guest, BJ Watling, Rob Jones, Dane Vilas, Jos Buttler, Tom Bailey, Saqib Mahmood, Graham Onions, James Anderson
Warwickshire - Will Rhodes, Dom Sibley, Ian Bell, Sam Hain, Adam Hose, Tim Ambrose, Chris Woakes, Oliver Hannon-Dalby, Henry Brookes, Jeetan Patel, Ryan Sidebottom
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Lancashire
Who will win? – Lancashire
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Keaton Jennings (Lancashire), Sam Hain (Warwickshire)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – James Anderson (Lancashire), Jeetan Patel (Warwickshire)
Most Sixes – Liam Livingstone (Lancashire), Sam Hain (Warwickshire)
Man of the Match – James Anderson
Team Scores Batting first – Lancashire 320+, Warwickshire 280+
Match Handicap Lancashire
© Cricket World 2020
All you have to do is predict the following outcomes to be in with a chance a winning a FANTASTIC PRIZE each Round
- Match Result: Match Winner, Match Drawn or Match Tied
- Who will score most runs? Individual Player Aggregate top scorer in each match
- Who will take most wickets? Individual Player Aggregate top wicket taker in each match
10 points will be scored for each correct prediction
Round 9 entries will close on the 28th of June at 5.00 pm GMT.
Leaderboards will be available on the 1st of July at 5.15 pm GMT at end of play and will incude the results of Division 1 & 2.
Usual Cricket World Competition Rules apply