SOB vs BPH Fantasy Prediction: Southern Brave vs Birmingham Phoenix – 30 July 2021 (Manchester). Quinton de Kock, James Vince, Liam Livingstone, and Moeen Ali are the best fantasy picks for this game.
Southern Brave will take on Birmingham Phoenix in the league game of the Hundred Men’s Competition. The cricket’s all-new avatar is finally here.
Southern Brave have some explosive top-order batsmen in De Kock, Vince, and Conway, whereas De Grandhomme is their main all-rounder. Chris Jordan, Danny Briggs, and Jake Lintott will handle the bowling line-up. Finn Allen and Liam Livingstone are the main batsmen of Birmingham Phoenix, whereas Moeen Ali is their star all-rounder. Adam Milne, Tom Helm, and Imran Tahir will handle the bowling line-up.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the three T20 domestic games played here is 163 runs. This pitch is a batting-friendly one.
Match Details :
Time:- 11.00 PM, Stadium: Ageas Bowl, Southampton; Live on Fancode.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Southern Brave – Quinton de Kock, James Vince, Devon Conway, Alex Davies, Colin de Grandhomme, Ross Whiteley, Chris Jordan, Craig Overton, George Garton, Danny Briggs, Jake Lintott.
Birmingham Phoenix – Finn Allen, Matt Hammond, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Chris Benjamin, Ben Howell, Chris Cooke, Adam Milne, Tom Helm, Imran Tahir.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Quinton de Kock, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Finn Allen, and Devon Conway
SOB vs BPH Team Wicket-Keeper
Quinton de Kock (Price 10) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. De Kock has scored 1605 T20I runs at an average of 32.76, and he is in fine form with the bat.
SOB vs BPH Team Batsmen
Finn Allen (Price 8.5) will be our batsman from Birmingham Phoenix. Allen scored 399 runs in the T20 Blast at a strike-rate of 159.60, whereas he was also the highest run-scorer of Super Smash in New Zealand. He is a destructive top-order player.
James Vince (Price 9.5) and Devon Conway (Price 9.5) will be our batsmen from Southern Brave. Vince scored 365 runs in the T20 Blast at a strike-rate of 140.92, whereas Conway has scored 473 T20I runs at an average of 59.12. Both of them are in brilliant form with the bat.
SOB vs BPH Team All-Rounders
Chris Jordan (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from Southern Brave. Jordan is a veteran of 240 wickets, whereas he can contribute with the bat as well.
Liam Livingstone (Price 9.5), Moeen Ali (Price 9.5), and Ben Howell (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from Birmingham Phoenix. Ali scored 206 runs at a strike rate of 157.25 in IPL 2021, whereas he scalped five wickets in bowling. Livingstone scored 254 runs in the T20 Blast at an average of 63.50, whereas he scalped three wickets in bowling. Howell scored 246 runs in the T20 Blast at a strike-rate of 142.19, whereas he scalped 15 wickets in bowling. All three of them are brilliant all-rounders.
SOB vs BPH Team Bowlers
Imran Tahir (Price 9) will be our bowler from Birmingham Phoenix. Tahir scalped 13 wickets in PSL 2021 at an economy of 6.80, whereas his S/R was 11.50.
(You can also take Adam Milne instead of Imran Tahir)
Danny Briggs (Price 8.5) and Jake Lintott (Price 8) will be our bowlers from Southern Brave. Briggs scalped 15 wickets in the T20 Blast at an economy of 7.00, whereas Lintott scalped 15 wickets at 6.97. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Southern Brave will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Liam Livingstone and Quinton de Kock
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Moeen Ali and James Vince
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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.