SOM vs SUR Fantasy Prediction: Somerset vs Surrey – 11 June 2021 (Taunton). Will Jacks, Lewis Gregory, and Jason Roy will be the players to look out for in the Fantasy teams.
Somerset will take on Surrey in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20, which will be played at the County Ground in Taunton. The T20 cricket is finally back in England, and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Somerset lost their opening game, whereas Surrey started with a win. Roy, Evans, and Jacks are the star batsman of Surrey, whereas the Curran brothers are their lead bowlers. Somerset will rely on the likes of Tom Banton, Lewis Gregory, and their bowlers.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20 domestic games played here is 174 runs. This pitch has a history of supporting the batsmen.
Match Details :
Time:- 11.00 PM, Stadium: County Ground, Taunton.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Somerset – Tom Banton, James Hildreth, Roelof van der Merwe, Tom Abell, Edward Byrom, Lewis Gregory, Ben Green, Merchant de Lange, Max Waller, Josh Davey, Jack Brooks.
Surrey – Jason Roy, Hashim Amla, Will Jacks, Laurie Evans, Sam Curran, Jamie Overton, Jordan Clark, Jamie Smith, Tom Curran, Gareth Batty, Dan Moriarty.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Will Jacks, Jason Roy, Sam Curran, Lewis Gregory, and Tom Banton.
SOM vs SUR 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 missed the last season, but he is a brilliant T20 player.
SOM vs SUR Team Batsmen
Tom Abell (Price 9) will be our batsman from Somerset. Abell scored 227 runs last season at an average of 32.42, whereas he had a strike-rate of 136.74. He is an experienced T20 player.
Jason Roy (Price 10), Will Jacks (Price 9), and Laurie Evans (Price 9) will be our batsmen from Surrey. Roy scored 206 runs in just five games last season, whereas Evans scored 363 runs at 45.37. Jacks scored 309 runs at an average of 34.33 last season, whereas he scalped 13 wickets in bowling. All three of them are top-order players, whereas Roy & Jacks batted beautifully against Middlesex in the last game.
SOM vs SUR Team All-Rounders
Sam Curran (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from Surrey. Curran scalped nine wickets in IPL 2021, whereas his batting strike-rate was 208.00. He is the vital cog of the Surrey side.
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 the ace all-rounder of the side.
SOM vs SUR Team Bowlers
Josh Davey (Price 8.5) and Merchant de Lange (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Somerset. Davey scalped 11 wickets last season, whereas de Lange is a veteran of 111 T20 wickets. Both of them are wicket-takers, and they combined for six wickets in the 2021 season opener.
Tom Curran (Price 9) and Dan Moriarty (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Surrey. Moriarty scalped 17 wickets last season, whereas he had an economy of 6.91. Curran has scalped 158 T20 wickets, whereas he has scored over 1000 runs with the bat. Both of them are brilliant T20 players.
Match Prediction: Surrey will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Lewis Gregory and Will Jacks
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Jason Roy and Sam Curran
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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.