KET vs SUR Fantasy Prediction: Kent vs Surrey – 2 July 2021 (Canterbury). Zak Crawley, Joe Denly, Will Jacks, and Kyle Jamieson are the best fantasy picks for this game.
Kent will take on Surrey 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. For Surrey, Jacks, Evans, and Pope will be their main batsmen, whereas Jamieson and Atkinson 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.
Surrey – Jamie Smith, Will Jacks, Laurie Evans, Ollie Pope, Rory Burns, Kyle Jamieson, Jamie Overton, Jordan Clarke, Gareth Batty, Dan Moriarty, Gus Atkinson.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Zak Crawley, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Will Jacks, Gus Atkinson, and Ollie Pope.
KET vs SUR Team Wicket-Keeper
Jamie Smith (Price 8) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Smith has scored 227 runs at an average of 37.83. He will open the innings for Surrey.
KET vs SUR Team Batsmen
Will Jacks (Price 9) and Ollie Pope (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from Surrey. Jacks has scored 282 runs at an average of 31.33 this season (S/R: 173.00 & 3 wickets), whereas Pope is a technically stable player, and he has scored 153 runs in just four innings. Both of them can play explosive cricket.
Daniel Bell-Drummond (Price 9) and Zak Crawley (Price 9) will be our batsmen from Kent. Crawley has scored 257 runs in the tournament at an average of 42.83, whereas Drummond has scored 286 runs at 31.77. Both of them are solid and aggressive openers.
KET vs SUR Team All-Rounders
Joe Denly (Price 10) will be our all-rounder from Kent. Denly has scored 132 runs in the tournament, whereas he has scalped seven wickets in bowling.
KET vs SUR 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.
Kyle Jamieson (Price 9), Dan Moriarty (Price 8.5), and Gus Atkinson (Price 8) will be our bowlers from Surrey. Jamieson scalped nine wickets in IPL 2021, and he is a quality player with both bat and ball. Moriarty has scalped eight wickets this season at an economy of 6.71, whereas Atkinson has scalped ten wickets in five games. All three of them are brilliant bowlers.
[You can take either of Jack Leaning/Laurie Evans instead of Dan Moriarty/Fred Klaassen]
Match Prediction: Surrey will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Joe Denly and Will Jacks
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Zak Crawley and Kyle Jamieson
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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.