WAS vs DUR Fantasy Prediction: Warwickshire vs Durham – 26 June 2021 (Birmingham). Carlos Brathwaite, Ben Stokes, Sam Hain, and Tim Bresnan will be the players to look out for in the Fantasy teams.
Warwickshire will take on Durham in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20, which will be played at the Edgbaston Stadium in Birmingham. The T20 cricket is finally back in England, and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Stokes and Bancroft have batted well for Durham, whereas Potts has been their star bowlers. For Warwickshire, they will rely on star all-rounders like Carlos Brathwaite and Tim Bresnan, whereas Hain has been their major run-scorer.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20 domestic games played here is 163 runs. This pitch has a history of supporting the batsmen and pacers.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.00 PM, Stadium: Edgbaston, Birmingham.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Warwickshire – Ed Pollock, Adam Hose, Will Rhodes, Sam Hain, Matthew Lamb, Michael Burgess, Carlos Brathwaite, Tim Bresnan, Craig Miles, Danny Briggs, Liam Norwell.
Durham – David Bedingham, Graham Clark, Ben Stokes, Ben Raine, Cameron Bancroft, Ned Eckersley, Sean Dickson, Brydon Carse, Scott Borthwick, Liam Trevaskis, Matty Potts.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Ben Stokes, Cameron Bancroft, Danny Briggs, Carlos Brathwaite, and Tim Bresnan.
WAS vs DUR Team Wicket-Keeper
David Bedingham (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Bedingham has scored 217 runs in the tournament at an average of 31.00, whereas he has a strike-rate of 157.24. He is the best pick in this category.
WAS vs DUR Team Batsmen
Sam Hain (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from Warwickshire. Hain has scored 286 runs in the tournament at an average of 57.20, whereas he has a strike-rate of 145.91.
Cameron Bancroft (Price 9.5) and Graham Clark (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from Durham. Bancroft has scored 181 runs in the tournament at an average of 36.20, whereas Clark has scored 164 runs at 23.42. Both of them have batted well in the tournament so far.
WAS vs DUR Team All-Rounders
Ben Stokes (Price 10.5) will be our all-rounder from Durham. Stokes is a world-class player, and he cannot be dropped.
Carlos Brathwaite (Price 9.5) and Tim Bresnan (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounders from Warwickshire. Brathwaite has scored 100 runs at a strike-rate of 144.92, whereas he has scalped 12 wickets in bowling. Bresnan has scalped seven wickets, whereas he has the ability to hit big sixes. Both of them are ace all-rounders.
WAS vs DUR Team Bowlers
Danny Briggs (Price 9) and Craig Miles (Price 8) will be our bowlers from Warwickshire. Briggs has scalped nine wickets at an economy of 7.50, whereas Miles also has six scalps at 8.19. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers.
Matthew Potts (Price 8.5) and Brydon Carse (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Durham. Potts scalped 13 wickets last season at an economy of 7.34, whereas he has scalped 11 wickets this time around. Carse has also bowled well, and he has scalped five wickets so far. Both of them are wicket-takers.
[You can take Ed Pollock instead of Miles or Clark]
Match Prediction: Durham will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Ben Stokes and Carlos Brathwaite
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Tim Bresnan and Sam Hain
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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.