DUR vs WAS Fantasy Prediction: Durham vs Warwickshire – 20 June 2021 (Chester-le-Street). Ben Stokes is going to make his return in this game.
Durham will take on Warwickshire in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20, which will be played at the Riverside Ground in Chester-le-Street. The T20 cricket is finally back in England, and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Warwickshire Bears have won four of their six games, whereas Durham have three wins in five games. Ben Stokes will be making his return in this game.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20 domestic games played here is 159 runs. This pitch has a history of supporting the pacers.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.00 PM, Stadium: Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Durham – David Bedingham, Graham Clark, Ben Raine, Cameron Bancroft, Ben Stokes, Ned Eckersley, Paul Coughlin, Brydon Carse, Scott Borthwick, Liam Trevaskis, Matty Potts.
Warwickshire – Ed Pollock, Pieter Malan, Will Rhodes, Sam Hain, Carlos Brathwaite, Jacob Lintott, Michael Burgess, Dan Mousley, Tim Bresnan, Craig Miles, Danny Briggs.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Ben Stokes, Sam Hain, Carlos Brathwaite, Ben Raine, and Danny Briggs.
DUR vs WAS Team Wicket-Keeper
David Bedingham (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Bedingham has scored 172 runs in the tournament at an average of 43.00, whereas he has a strike-rate of 160.74. He is the best pick in this category.
DUR vs WAS Team Batsmen
Sam Hain (Price 9.5) and Pieter Malan (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from Warwickshire. Hain has scored 251 runs in the tournament at an average of 83.66, whereas he has a strike-rate of 152.12. Malan is an international-level player, and he has scored 85 runs in three games. Both of them are top-order players.
Graham Clark (Price 8.5) will be our batsman from Durham. Clark scored 261 runs at a strike-rate of 171.71 last season, whereas he has scored 100 runs in this season so far.
DUR vs WAS Team All-Rounders
Ben Stokes (Price 10.5) and Ben Raine (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from Durham. Stokes will be playing this game, and he cannot be dropped. Raine has scalped seven wickets in the tournament, but he has not been impressive in batting.
Carlos Brathwaite (Price 9.5) and Tim Bresnan (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounders from Warwickshire. Brathwaite has scored 91 runs at a strike-rate of 154.23, whereas he has scalped nine wickets in bowling. Bresnan has scalped five wickets in three games, whereas he has the ability to hit big sixes. Both of them are ace all-rounders.
DUR vs WAS Team Bowlers
Danny Briggs (Price 9) and Jacob Lintott (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Warwickshire. Lintott has scalped eight wickets at an economy of 7.31, whereas Briggs also has eight scalps at 7.75. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers.
Matthew Potts (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from Durham. Potts scalped 13 wickets last season at an economy of 7.34, whereas he has scalped nine wickets this time around. He has been the best wicket-taker of the side.
Match Prediction: Warwickshire will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Ben Stokes and Carlos Brathwaite
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Sam Hain and Ben Raine
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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.