Gloucestershire will be up against Glamorgan in a South Group T20 Blast fixture at the County Ground in Bristol on Thursday.
With three wins, two losses and two washouts so far, Gloucestershire currently find themselves fourth in the South Group points table. Their last four T20 Blast games have resulted in two wins and washouts apiece. Gloucestershire will be aiming to pick up two vital points and move up the standings when they lock horns with Glamorgan.
Speaking of Glamorgan, they will head into Thursday's fixture on the back of two consecutive washouts. Prior to that, they did record a comfortable win over Middlesex. Glamorgan have won just two of their seven T20 Blast games and are currently fifth in the standings, just two points adrift of Gloucestershire.
Squads to choose from
Gloucestershire: Jack Taylor (c), Miles Hammond, Chris Dent, James Bracey, Glenn Phillips (wk), Benny Howell, Graeme van Buuren, Matt Taylor, Tom Smith, Josh Shaw, David Payne, Ryan Higgins, George Scott, Daniel Worrall
Glamorgan: Chris Cooke (c), Kiran Carlson, Tom Cullen, Daniel Douthwaite, Colin Ingram, Marnus Labuschagne, David Lloyd, Michael Neser, Nick Selman, Prem Sisodiya, Callum Taylor, Timm van der Gugten, Roman Walker, James Weighell
Predicted Playing XIs
Gloucestershire: Miles Hammond, Chris Dent, James Bracey, Glenn Phillips (wk), Jack Taylor (c), Benny Howell, Ryan Higgins, Tom Smith, Josh Shaw, David Payne, Daniel Worrall
Glamorgan: Nicholas Selman, David Lloyd (c), Marnus Labuschagne, Colin Ingram, Kiran Carlson, Tom Cullen (wk), Daniel Douthwaite, Callum Taylor, James Weighell, Prem Sisodiya, Timm van der Gugten
Match: Gloucestershire vs Glamorgan
Date and Time: June 24th 2021, 11:00 PM IST
Venue: County Ground, Bristol
The County Ground in Bristol has hosted three T20 Blast games this season, out of which one was washed out. The two completed matches were won by the chasing teams, with the average first innings score at the venue being around 162 runs. The fast bowlers have fared well on this ground, and with overcast conditions expected, the pacers could once again dominate proceedings on Thursday.
T20 Blast Dream11 Fantasy Suggestions (GLO vs GLA)
Fantasy Suggestion #1: Glenn Phillips, Colin Ingram, Chris Dent, Nick Selman, Ryan Higgins, Benny Howell, Marnus Labuschagne, Daniel Douthwaite, Timm van der Gugten, Josh Shaw, David Payne
Captain: Marnus Labuschagne. Vice-captain: Glenn Phillips
Fantasy Suggestion #2: Glenn Phillips, Colin Ingram, Matt Hammond, Chris Dent, Nick Selman, Benny Howell, Marnus Labuschagne, Daniel Douthwaite, Timm van der Gugten, Daniel Worrall, Josh Shaw
Captain: Marnus Labuschagne. Vice-captain: Benny Howell