MID vs GLO Fantasy Prediction: Middlesex vs Gloucestershire – 17 June 2021 (Radlett). Ben Howell, Steven Finn, and Paul Stirling will be the players to look out for in the Fantasy teams.
Middlesex will take on Gloucestershire in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20, which will be played at the Lord’s in London. The T20 cricket is finally back in England, and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Both teams have won one of their three games in the tournament so far, and this is an important game for both sides.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the two T20 domestic games played here is 192 runs. This pitch is a batting-friendly one.
Match Details :
Time:- 10.00 PM, Stadium: Radlett Cricket Club, Radlett.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Middlesex – Paul Stirling, Stephen Eskinazi, Joe Cracknell, Eoin Morgan, John Simpson, Luke Hollman, Chris Green, Steven Finn, Nathan Sowter, Blake Cullen, Ethan Bamber.
Gloucestershire – Matt Hammond, Chris Dent, Ian Cockbain, Glenn Phillips, Jack Taylor, Ben Howell, Graeme van Buuren, Matt Taylor, Tom Smith, David Payne, Josh Shaw.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Paul Stirling, Jason Roy, Sam Curran, Will Jacks, and Steven Finn.
MID vs GLO Team Wicket-Keeper
Glenn Phillips (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Phillips has scored 124 runs at an average of 41.33, whereas his strike-rate has been 151.21. He is an aggressive batsman.
MID vs GLO Team Batsmen
Eoin Morgan (Price 10) and Paul Stirling (Price 9.5) will be our batsmen from Middlesex. Morgan has scored 62 runs this season, whereas Stirling has scored 76 runs. Both of them are International level players, and they possess a wonderful record.
Chris Dent (Price 9) and Graeme van Buuren (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from Gloucestershire. Dent scored 371 runs last season at a strike-rate of 153.30, whereas Burren scalped 12 wickets with the ball. Both of them are not in good form, but they are top-quality players. [This Season: Dent- 78 Runs; Buuren- 54 Runs and 2 Wickets]
MID vs GLO Team All-Rounders
Chris Green (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from Gloucestershire. Green has scalped seven wickets in the tournament, whereas he has scored 61 runs with the bat.
Benny Howell (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from Gloucestershire. Howell scalped seven wickets in five games last season, whereas his batting strike-rate was 213.33. He has scored 98 runs and has scalped three wickets this season.
MID vs GLO Team Bowlers
Steven Finn (Price 9) and Nathan Sowter (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Middlesex. Finn scalped 14 wickets last season, whereas Sowter had ten scalps. Both of them are wicket-takers and have combined for ten wickets this season.
David Payne (Price 9) and Josh Shaw (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Gloucestershire. Shaw is in brilliant form, and he has scalped six wickets in three games this season. Payne scalped 16 wickets last season, whereas he has scalped four this season so far. Both of them wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Middlesex will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
D’arcy Short and Paul Stirling
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + James Vince and Eoin Morgan
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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.