SUS vs MID Dream11 Prediction: Sussex Sharks vs Middlesex – 18 September 2020. Sussex Sharks will take on Middlesex in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20 which will be played at the County Ground in Hove. The T20 cricket is finally back in England and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
This is a really important game in the context of this tournament. Sussex started the tournament on a really good not but they lost their momentum in between and now this match can decide the fate of their quarter-finals whereas Middlesex also have not played too well in the tournament but the close victory in their last game did help them to stay in the tournament. This is going to be a DO or DIE match for both sides as the loser may bow out of the tournament.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings T20 score at this stadium is 170 runs which suggests that this is going to be a decent batting wicket with some assistance to the pacers too.
Total T20 Games Played: 40, Bat 1st Won: 19, Bat 2nd Won: 19, N/R: 2
Match Details :
Time:- 6.30 PM, Live on Sussex Sharks and Middlesex Youtube Channels
Probable XI for both sides:-
Sussex Sharks – Philip Salt, Luke Wright, Aaron Thompson, Calum MacLoed, Delray Rawlins, David Wiese, Ravi Bopara, George Garton, Ollie Robinson, Will Beer, Danny Briggs.
Middlesex – Max Holden, Stephen Eskinazi, Joe Cracknell, John Simpson, Martin Anderrson, Nathan Sowter, Tom Helm, Steven Finn, Miguel Cummins, Tim Murtagh, Luke Hollman.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Luke Wright, Philip Salt, Stephen Eskinazi, Steven Finn, and Delray Rawlins.
SUS vs MID Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
Philip Salt (Price 9.5) and John Simpson (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Salt has been the most consistent player of the Sussex over the years and he is a genuine T20 superstar whereas Simpson is in a really good form and has scored 107 runs in the last three games. Both of them are really good players and will be a part of our team.
SUS vs MID Dream11 Batsmen
Luke Wright (Price 10) and Delray Rawlins (Price 8) will be our batsmen from Sussex. Wright is the captain of the side and is also the highest run-scorer of the tournament. He has scored 350 runs so far in the tournament and is looking in a brilliant touch whereas MacLeod made his debut for the Sharks in the last game and unfortunately got run-out. He Rawlins has been in an excellent form as he has scored 119 runs with the bat and picked 4 wickets with the ball in the last three games. Both of them are really good players and will be picked for this game.
Stephen Eskinazi (Price 9.5) and Max Holden (Price 9) will be our batsmen from Middlesex. Eskinazi is in a brilliant touch and has scored 136 runs in the last three games he has played. He is the top run-scorer of the side and would like to continue his top form with the bat whereas Holden scored a century in the first game of the tournament but couldn’t replicate his performances in the other games but he is a really good opener and will make his way into our team.
SUS vs MID Dream11 All-Rounders
David Wiese (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from Sussex. Wiese is a T20 veteran and has been in a really good form with the bat this season. He has scored 264 runs in just 6 innings and would definitely like to continue his top form with the bat.
SUS vs MID Dream11 Bowlers
Ollie Robinson (Price 8.5) and Danny Briggs (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Sussex. Briggs is the highest wicket-taker for Sussex this season and has picked 12 wickets with the ball till now whereas Robinson is also bowling really well and has picked four wickets in the last three games. Both of them are wicket-takers and should be picked for this game.
Steven Finn (Price 9) and Tom Helm (Price 9) will be our bowlers from Middlesex. Finn is the highest wicket-taker of the tournament with 13 scalps under his belt and he would like to continue his top-notch form whereas Helm has also bowled well and has picked 11 wickets in the tournament so far. Both of them have been bowling really well and should be picked for this game.
Match Prediction: Sussex Sharks will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Luke Wright and Stephen Eskinazi
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Steven Finn and Danny Briggs
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