GLA vs ESS Fantasy Prediction: Glamorgan vs Essex – 13 June 2021 (Cardiff). Marnus Labuschagne, Jimmy Neesham, and Simon Harmer will be the players to look out for in the Fantasy teams.
Glamorgan will take on Essex in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20, which will be played at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff. The T20 cricket is finally back in England, and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Marnus Labuschagne and Colin Ingram are star batsmen of Glamorgan, whereas Sisodiya and Gugten are their ace bowlers. The Essex side’s batting is bolstered by the likes of Jimmy Neesham and Tom Westley whereas they have some wicket-takers in bowling.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20 domestic games played here is 155 runs. This pitch has a history of supporting the pacers.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.00 PM, Stadium: Sophia Gardens, Cardiff.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Glamorgan – David Lloyd, Nicholas Selman, Marnus Labuschagne, Colin Ingram, Chris Cooke, Daniel Douthwaite, Kiran Carlson, Tim van der Gugten, Prem Sisodiya, Andrew Salter, Ruaidhri Smith.
Essex – William Buttleman, Tom Westley, Michael Pepper, Paul Walter, Ryan ten Doeschate, Jimmy Neesham, Simon Harmer, Jack Plom, Aron Nijjar, Samuel Cook, James Porter.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Marnus Labuschagne, Simon Harmer, Jimmy Neesham, Tim van der Gugten, and Colin Ingram.
GLA vs ESS Team Wicket-Keeper
Chris Cooke (Price 9) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Cooke scored 221 runs last season at an average of 31.57, whereas he had a strike-rate of 123.46. He is a technically solid player.
GLA vs ESS Team Batsmen
Marnus Labuschagne (Price 9.5) and Colin Ingram (Price 9.5) will be our batsmen from Glamorgan. Ingram scored 258 runs in BBL10 at an average of 25.80, whereas Labuschagne scored 176 at 29.33 with ten wickets in bowling. Labuschagne scored 93 runs and scalped a wicket in the last T20 Blast game. Both of them are international-level players.
Tom Westley (Price 9) will be our batsman from Essex. Westley scored 191 runs last season at an average of 27.28, whereas he had a strike-rate of 137.41. He will open the innings for his side and has scored 57 runs this season.
GLA vs ESS Team All-Rounders
Jimmy Neesham (Price 9.5), Simon Harmer (Price 9), and Paul Walter (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from Essex. Walter scored 147 runs and scalped seven wickets last season, whereas Harmer scalped ten wickets with the ball. Neesham scalped 12 wickets in the Super Smash, whereas he is a big hitter of the cricket ball. [This Season: Neesham- 81 Runs and 1 Wicket; Harmer- 3 Wickets; Walter- 74 Runs]
Andrew Salter (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from Glamorgan. Salter scalped ten wickets last season, and he is a wicket-taker.
GLA vs ESS Team Bowlers
Tim van der Gugten (Price 9) and Prem Sisodiya (Price 8) will be our bowlers from Glamorgan. Gugten scalped 14 wickets last season, whereas Sisodiya had ten scalps at an economy of 6.44. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Samuel Cook (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from Essex. Cook scalped four wickets last season, whereas he has scalped five in two games this season.
Match Prediction: Glamorgan will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Jimmy Neesham and Marnus Labuschagne
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Simon Harmer and Colin Ingram
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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.