KET vs SOM Fantasy Prediction: Kent vs Somerset – 28 June 2021 (Canterbury). Zak Crawley, Matt Milnes, Tom Banton, and Devon Conway are the best fantasy picks for this game.
Kent will take on Somerset in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20, which will be played at the St Lawrence Ground in Canterbury. The T20 cricket is finally back in England, and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Crawley, Drummond, and Leaning have been brilliant in batting for Kent, whereas Klaaseen and Milnes are taking wickets of fun. Kent will also welcome Kiwi pacer, Adam Milne in this game. For Somerset, Banton and Conway will be their main batsmen, whereas Davey and Lange will take charge of taking the wickets.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20 domestic games played here is 175 runs. This pitch has a history of supporting the batsmen.
Match Details :
Time:- 11.30 PM, Stadium: St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Kent – Zak Crawley, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Joe Denly, Jack Leaning, Jordan Cox, Alex Blake, Darren Stevens, Adam Milne, Matt Milnes, Qais Ahmad, Fred Klaassen.
Somerset – Tom Banton, Devon Conway, Will Smeed, Lewis Goldsworthy, Tom Lammonby, Lewis Gregory, Ben Green, Craig Overton, Jack Leach, Merchant de Lange, Josh Davey.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Devon Conway, Tom Banton, Joe Denly, Zak Crawley, and Matt Milnes.
KET vs SOM Team Wicket-Keeper
Tom Banton (Price 9) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Banton scored 549 runs in the 2019 season at an average of 42.23, whereas he had a strike-rate of 161.47. He played a blistering knock of 77 runs at 37 balls in the last game.
KET vs SOM Team Batsmen
Devon Conway (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from Somerset. Conway has scored 473 T20I runs at an average of 59.12, whereas his strike-rate has been 151.12. He is a brilliant top-order batsman.
Daniel Bell-Drummond (Price 9), Zak Crawley (Price 9), and Jack Leaning (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from Kent. Crawley has scored 218 runs in the tournament at an average of 43.60, whereas Drummond has scored 258 runs at 32.25. Leaning has scored 232 runs in the tournament at an average of 38.66, whereas he has also scalped four wickets. All three of them are technically sound players.
KET vs SOM Team All-Rounders
Lewis Gregory (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from Somerset. Gregory scored 118 runs at a strike rate of 157.33 last season, whereas he scalped nine wickets in bowling. He is not in good form this season, but he is the ace all-rounder of the side.
Joe Denly (Price 10) will be our all-rounder from Kent. Denly has scored 96 runs in the tournament, whereas he has scalped seven wickets in bowling.
KET vs SOM Team Bowlers
Fred Klaassen (Price 8.5) and Matt Milnes (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Kent. Klaassen has scalped 11 wickets in the tournament so far, whereas Milnes has scalped 13 wickets. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Josh Davey (Price 8.5) and Merchant de Lange (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Somerset. Davey has scalped eight wickets in the tournament, whereas Lange has scalped seven wickets at an economy of 7.26. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Kent will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Joe Denly and Devon Conway
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Zak Crawley and Tom Banton
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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.