WOR vs GLO Dream11 Prediction: Worcestershire vs Gloucestershire – 31 August 2020. Worcestershire will take on Gloucestershire in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20 which will be played at the New Road Stadium in Worcester. The T20 cricket is finally back in England and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Both teams lost their first game of the tournament and would like to make a comeback in this game too. There are some inexperienced players in both teams and it was clearly visible in the last game as well we can expect this one to be a close game.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings T20 score at this stadium is 170 runs which suggests that this is going to be a really good batting wicket.
Match Details :
Time:- 5.30 PM, Live on Sussex Sharks and Hampshire websites
Probable XI for both sides:-
Worcestershire Rapids – Rikki Wessels, Hamish Rutherford, Jack Haynes, Jake Libby, Brett D’Oliveira, Ben Cox, Ross Whiteley, Ed Bernard, Daryl Mithcell, Charlie Morris, Dillon Pennington.
Gloucestershire – Miles Hammond, Chris Dent, Ian Cockbain, Ryan Higgins, James Bracey, Jack Taylor, George Scott, Graeme van Buuren, Tom Smith, David Payne, Matt Taylor.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Graeme van Buuren, Ryan Higgins, Rikki Wessels, Jack Haynes, and Ian Cockbain.
WOR vs GLO Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
Ben Cox (Price 9) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. He has scored 1628 runs in 112 games is an experienced player to be picked for this game.
WOR vs GLO Dream11 Batsmen
Rikki Wessels (Price 9.5) and Jack Haynes (Price 8) will be our batsmen from Worcestershire. Wessels is a T20 veteran from Australia and has scored 5323 runs in 221 games at an average of 29.40, his S/R has been 136.38 whereas Haynes is a 19 years old young guy and made his debut in the last game. He scored 41 runs at an S/R of 151.85. Both of them will definitely be in our team.
Ian Cockbain (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from Gloucestershire. He will bat at the number 3 slot and is a veteran T20 player. Cockbain has scored 2666 runs in 112 games at an average of 31.36, his S/R has been 126.65. He will definitely be picked for this game.
WOR vs GLO Dream11 All-Rounders
Daryl Mitchell (Price 9.5) and Brett D’Oliveira (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from the Worcestershire side. Mitchell is a Kiwi international player and has scored 2194 runs in his 163 games T20 career, he has picked 92 wickets in his bowling as well whereas Oliveira is also a talented player and has scored 960 runs in 85 games with 42 wickets in his bowling as well. Both of them are really good players.
Graeme van Buuren (Price 9.5) and Ryan Higgins (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounders from Gloucestershire. Buuren is the best player of the side and has scored 672 runs in 57 T20 games, he has picked 34 wickets as well in his bowling. He scored a half-century in the last game as well whereas Higgins has scored 1033 runs in 65 games and has picked 34 wickets as well. Both of them are un-droppable options.
WOR vs GLO Dream11 Bowlers
Dillon Pennington (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from Worcestershire. He is a Rookie fast bowler and has picked 17 wickets in 17 games. Dillon is a wicket-taker and will be a part of our team.
Tom Smith (Price 8.5) and David Payne (Price 9) will be our bowlers from Gloucestershire. Smith is an experienced player and has picked 125 wickets in 123 games whereas Payne has picked 99 wickets in 83 games. Both of them will complete our line-up.
Match Prediction: Worcestershire Rapids will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Ryan Higgins and Riki Wessels
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Graeme van Buuren and Daryl Mitchell
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