BPH vs OVI Fantasy Prediction: Birmingham Phoenix vs Oval Invincibles – 4 August 2021 (Birmingham). Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Jason Roy, and Sam Billings are the best fantasy picks for this game.
Birmingham Phoenix will take on Oval Invincibles in the league game of the Hundred Men’s Competition. The cricket’s all-new avatar is finally here.
Jason Roy and Sam Billings are batting well for the Invincibles, whereas Narine is their all-rounder. The bowling looks strong with Tom Curran, Tabraiz Shamsi, and Saqib Mahmood. Finn Allen and Liam Livingstone are the main batsmen of Birmingham Phoenix, whereas Moeen Ali is their star all-rounder. Adam Milne, Tom Helm, and Imran Tahir will handle the bowling line-up.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20 domestic games played here is 163 runs. This pitch has a history of supporting the batsmen and pacers.
Match Details :
Time:- 11.00 PM, Stadium: Edgbaston, Birmingham; Live on Fancode.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Birmingham Phoenix – Finn Allen, Will Smeed, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Matt Hammond, Chris Benjamin, Ben Howell, Pat Brown, Adam Milne, Tom Helm, Imran Tahir.
Oval Invincibles – Jason Roy, Will Jacks, Sunil Narine, Sam Billings, Colin Ingram, Laurie Evans, Jordan Clark, Tom Curran, Tabraiz Shamsi, Saqib Mahmood, Reece Topley.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Jason Roy, Tom Curran, and Finn Allen.
BPH vs OVI Team Wicket-Keeper
Sam Billings (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Billings has scored 92 runs in the tournament at an average of 46.00, and he is the best pick in this category.
BPH vs OVI Team Batsmen
Jason Roy (Price 10) will be our batsman from Oval Invincibles. Roy has scored 1193 T20I runs at a strike-rate of 145.67, whereas he has scored 80 runs in this tournament so far. He is a world-class player.
Finn Allen (Price 8.5) and Will Smeed (Price 8) will be our batsmen from Birmingham Phoenix. Allen scored 399 runs in the T20 Blast at a strike-rate of 159.60, whereas he has scored 69 runs in the Hundred so far. Smeed scored 283 runs at an average of 31.44 in the T20 Blast, whereas he will open the innings in this game. Both of them are top-order players.
BPH vs OVI Team All-Rounders
Sunil Narine (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from Oval Invincibles. Narine has scalped a couple of wickets in this tournament, whereas he will bat at the number three slot.
Liam Livingstone (Price 9.5), Moeen Ali (Price 9.5), and Ben Howell (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from Birmingham Phoenix. Livingstone has scored 122 runs at an average of 61.00, whereas he has scalped a wicket in bowling. Ali has scored 81 runs, whereas he has scalped three wickets in bowling. Howell scalped 15 wickets in the T20 Blast, whereas he has scalped four wickets in the Hundred. All three of them are brilliant players.
BPH vs OVI Team Bowlers
Tom Curran (Price 9) and Saqib Mahmood (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Oval Invincibles. Curran has scored 63 runs in this tournament, whereas he has scalped five wickets in bowling. Mahmood has scalped eight wickets in the T20 Blast, whereas he has scalped three wickets in this competition. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Adam Milne (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from Birmingham Phoenix. Milne is bowling well, and he has scalped seven wickets in the tournament so far.
Match Prediction: Oval Invincibles will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Liam Livingstone and Moeen Ali
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Sunil Narine and Jason Roy
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Fantasy Team Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.