YOR vs WOR Fantasy Prediction: Yorkshire vs Worcestershire – 23 June 2021 (Leeds). Joe Root, Brett D’Oliveira, and Lockie Ferguson will be the players to look out for in the Fantasy teams.
Yorkshire will take on Worcestershire in the League Match of Vitality Blast T20, which will be played at the Headingley Stadium in Leeds. The T20 cricket is finally back in England, and nothing better than some T20 Blast cricket.
Joe Root and Adam Lyth are the batting leaders of Yorkshire, whereas Thompson and Ferguson have been brilliant in bowling. Worcestershire relies massively on their bowling duo of Ben Dwarshius and Charlie Morris.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20 domestic games played here is 170 runs. This pitch has a history of supporting the batsmen.
Match Details :
Time:- 11.00 PM, Stadium: Headingley, Leeds.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Yorkshire – Adam Lyth, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Joe Root, Jonny Tattersall, Harry Brook, Will Fraine, Jordan Thompson, Matthew Waite, Dom Bess, Matthew Fisher, Lockie Ferguson.
Worcestershire – Riki Wessels, Brett D’Oliveira, Thomas Fell, Ross Whiteley, Jake Libby, Ben Cox, Ed Barnard, Ben Dwarshius, Ish Sodhi, Dillon Pennington, Charlie Morris.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Joe Root, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Lockie Ferguson, Brett D’Oliveira, and Ben Dwarshius.
YOR vs WOR Team Wicket-Keeper
Tom Kohler-Cadmore (Price 9) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Cadmore has scored 113 runs in the tournament at an average of 37.66, whereas he has a strike-rate of 134.52. He will open the innings for Yorkshire.
YOR vs WOR Team Batsmen
Ross Whiteley (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from Worcestershire. Whiteley has scored 110 runs in the tournament at an average of 27.50, and he is a technically sound player.
Joe Root (Price 9.5) and Adam Lyth (Price 9) will be our batsmen from Yorkshire. Root scored 278 runs at an average of 69.50 last season, whereas he scalped seven wickets in bowling. Lyth scored 308 runs at an average of 38.50 last season, whereas he scalped three wickets in bowling. Lyth is in very poor form, but Root has started the tournament on a brilliant note.
[If Yorkshire bats first, pick Harry Brook, or else, pick Rikki Wessels as your last player]
YOR vs WOR Team All-Rounders
Jordan Thompson (Price 8) will be our all-rounder from Yorkshire. Thompson scalped eight wickets last season, whereas he has scalped ten wickets this season so far. He is a brilliant wicket-taker.
Brett D’Oliveira (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from Worcestershire. Oliveira scored 143 runs last season and scalped three wickets with the ball. [This Season: 109 Runs and 1 Wicket]
YOR vs WOR Team Bowlers
Ben Dwarshius (Price 8.5) and Charlie Morris (Price 8) will be our bowlers from Worcestershire. Morris has scalped seven wickets in the tournament, whereas Dwarshius has scalped six. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers.
Lockie Ferguson (Price 9) and Dom Bess (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Yorkshire. Ferguson has scalped nine wickets at an economy of 6.97, whereas Bess has scalped five in just a couple of games. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Yorkshire will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Joe Root and Jordan Thompson
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Adam Lyth and Brett D’Oliveira
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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.