LAN vs DER Fantasy Prediction: Lancashire vs Derbyshire – 9 June 2021 (Manchester). Jos Buttler, Liam Livingstone, and Matthew Parkinson will be the players to look out for.
Lancashire will take on Derbyshire in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20, which will be played at the Old Trafford in Manchester. The T20 cricket is finally back in England, and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Lancashire lost in the semi-finals last year, whereas Derbyshire managed just a single win in the competition. Livingstone was brilliant for Lancashire last season, whereas the arrival of Jos Buttler and Finn Allen will bolster the side. Derbyshire looks fairly week on the paper.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20I games played here is 165 runs. This pitch has a history of supporting the batsmen.
Total T20I Games: 7; Bat 1st Won: 2; Bat 2nd Won: 5
Match Details :
Time:- 7.00 PM, Stadium: Old Trafford, Manchester.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Lancashire – Jos Buttler, Finn Allen, Keaton Jennings, Liam Livingstone, Steven Croft, Dane Vilas, Danny Lamb, Matthew Parkinson, Tom Bailey, Richard Gleeson, Luke Wood.
Derbyshire – Wayne Madsen, Billy Godleman, Leus du Plooy, Luis Reece, Matt Critchley, Alex Hughes, Logan van Beek, Brooke Guest, Mattie Mckiernan, Michael Cohen, Fynn Hudson-Prentice.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Jos Buttler, Liam Livingstone, Matt Parkinson, Logan van Beek, and Finn Allen.
LAN vs DER Team Wicket-Keeper
Jos Buttler (Price 10.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Buttler will open the innings, and he is an un-droppable option.
LAN vs DER Team Batsmen
Keaton Jennings (Price 9) and Finn Allen (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from Lancashire. Jennings scored 233 runs last season at an average of 58.25, whereas Allen scored 512 runs in the Super-Smash at a strike-rate of 193.93. Both of them are brilliant top-order players.
Wayne Madsen (Price 9) will be our batsman from Derbyshire. Madsen scored 192 runs last season at an average of 24.00, whereas he had a strike-rate of 138.12. He will open the innings for his side.
LAN vs DER Team All-Rounders
Matt Critchley (Price 9.5) and Alex Hughes (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from Derbyshire. Critchley scored 154 runs last season, whereas Hughes scored 116, and they scalped four wickets each in bowling. They both will play a huge for this side.
Liam Livingstone (Price 9.5) and Steven Croft (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from Lancashire. Livingstone scored 192 runs at a strike rate of 156.09 last season, whereas he scalped nine wickets in bowling. Croft scored 272 runs at an average of 30.22 last season, whereas he scalped four wickets. Both of them are the ace all-rounders of the side.
LAN vs DER Team Bowlers
Matt Parkinson (Price 9) and Tom Bailey (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Lancashire. Parkinson scalped 15 wickets last season, whereas Bailey scalped ten at an economy of 6.93. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers.
Logan van Beek (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from Derbyshire. Beek scalped six wickets in the recent series against Ireland, whereas he had decent outings with the bat as well.
Match Prediction: Lancashire will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Jos Buttler and Liam Livingstone
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Matt Parkinson and Finn Allen
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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.