SUR vs ESS Fantasy Prediction: Surrey vs Essex – 21 June 2021 (London). Jason Roy, Sam Curran, and Tom Curran will not play this game.
Surrey will take on Essex in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20, which will be played at the Kia Oval in London. The T20 cricket is finally back in England, and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Surrey have not lost a single game in the tournament, whereas Essex Eagles have lost four of their six. Jason Roy, Sam Curran, and Tom Curran are out on international duties for Surrey, whereas Amla and Burns are back. The Eagles will again rely on their all-rounder duo of Jimmy Neesham and Simon Harmer.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20 domestic games played here is 161 runs. This pitch has a history of supporting the pacers.
Match Details :
Time:- 11.00 PM, Stadium: Kia Oval, London.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Surrey – Hashim Amla, Will Jacks, Laurie Evans, Rory Burns, Jamie Overton, Jordan Clark, Jamie Smith, Jade Dernbach, Gareth Batty, Dan Moriarty, Rikki Clarke.
Essex – William Buttleman, Adam Wheater, Dan Lawrence, Michael Pepper, Paul Walter, Ryan ten Doeschate, Jimmy Neesham, Simon Harmer, Jack Plom, Aron Nijjar, Samuel Cook.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Will Jacks, Laurie Evans, Jimmy Neesham, Simon Harmer, and Daniel Lawrence.
SUR vs ESS Team Wicket-Keeper
Adam Wheater (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Wheater will open the innings, and he played a decent knock in the last game.
SUR vs ESS Team Batsmen
Daniel Lawrence (Price 9) will be our batsman from Essex. Lawrence scored 190 runs at an average of 27.14 last season, whereas he also scalped four wickets in bowling. He has just played a single game this season,
Will Jacks (Price 9), Laurie Evans (Price 9), Hashim Amla (Price 9), and Rory Burns (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from Surrey. Jacks has scored 126 runs at an average of 42.00 this season (S/R: 217.24), whereas Evans has scored 117 runs at 29.25 (S/R: 160.27). Amla scored 271 runs at an average of 38.71 last season, whereas Burns scored 141 runs at 23.50. Evans and Jacks are in brilliant form, whereas Amla and Burns will be playing their first game of the season.
SUR vs ESS Team All-Rounders
Jimmy Neesham (Price 9.5) and Simon Harmer (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from Essex. Neesham has scored 122 runs in the tournament at a strike-rate of 156.41, whereas he has scalped a wicket in bowling. Harmer scalped ten wickets last season, whereas he has scalped four this season. Both of them are ace all-rounders of this side.
SUR vs ESS Team Bowlers
Samuel Cook (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from Essex. Cook has scalped seven wickets at an economy of 7.05. He has been the best bowler of Essex this season.
Gareth Batty (Price 8.5) and Dan Moriarty (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Surrey. Moriarty scalped 17 wickets last season, whereas Batty scalped ten. Both of them have combined for six wickets this season.
Match Prediction: Essex will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Will Jacks and Jimmy Neesham
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Laurie Evans and Hashim Amla
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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.