ESS vs KET Dream11 Prediction: Essex vs Kent – 5 September 2020. Essex Eagles will take on Kent in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20 which will be played at the Kennington Oval in London. The T20 cricket is finally back in England and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Essex are the defending champions but they have not won a single game in the tournament till now. They would be eager to get a win whereas Kent are playing some brilliant cricket in the tournament and have won a couple of games till now in the tournament. This can be a good game if Essex can play according to their potential.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings T20 score at this stadium is 161runs which suggests that this is going to be a decent batting wicket with some assistance to the pacers too.
Match Details :
Time:- 5.30 PM, Live on Essex Eagles and Hampshire websites
Probable XI for both sides:-
Essex – Varun Chopra, Cameron Delport, Tom Westley, Daniel Lawrence, Ryan ten Doeschate, Adam Wheater, Paul Walter, Simon Harmer, Shane Snater, Aron Nijjar, Matthew Quinn.
Kent – Zak Crawley, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Heino Kuhn, Alex Blake, Jack Leaning, Jordan Cox, Grant Stewart, Tim Groenewald, Matt Milnes, Fred Klaassen, Imran Qayyum.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Zak Crawly, Bell-Drummond, Cameron Delprt, Ryan Ten-Doeschate, and Simon Harmer.
ESS vs KET Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
Ben Cox (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. The keepers of this game have not contributed much but Cox is a better batsman than rest of his counterparts.
ESS vs KET Dream11 Batsmen
Ryan ten Doeschate (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from Essex Eagles. Ryan is a T20 veteran and has scored 6053 runs in his T20 career. He has been in a really good form as well and has scored 104 runs in the last three innings, he will be a definite pick.
Zak Crawley (Price 9.5) and Bell-Drummond (Price 9.5) will be our batsmen from Kent. Both of them will open the innings together and are in a brilliant form with the bat. Crawley is scoring runs for fun in the tournament and has scored 130 runs in 3 innings whereas Bell is also a solid player and has scored 119 runs in three innings. Both of them will be picked.
ESS vs KET Dream11 All-Rounders
Cameron Delport (Price 9.5) and Paul Walter (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from the Eagles side. Delport is a T20 superstar and has been the best player of the Essex side this season by scoring 62 runs and picking 4 wickets in just 3 games whereas Walter is also a really good player and has contributed with both and the ball. Both of them will be picked.
Alex Blake (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from Kent. Blake will bat in the top-order and will bowl his quota of overs as well. He will be a definite pick in the team for sure.
ESS vs KET Dream11 Bowlers
Simon Harmer (Price 9) and Matthew Quinn (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Essex Eagles. Harmer is an experienced bowler and is the captain of the Eagles as well. He has picked 73 wickets in 99 T20 games and has bowled in the last game as well whereas Quinn has also picked six wickets in the tournament and will be picked.
Fred Klassen (Price 9) and Imran Qayyum (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Kent. Klassen has picked 5 wickets in 3 games this season whereas Qayyum also bowled a brilliant spell in the last game. Both of them are wicket-takers and will be picked.
Match Prediction: Kent will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Zak Crawley and Cameron Delport
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Simon Harmer and Bell-Drummond
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