Hampshire will take on Sussex in the 117th match of the Vitality T20 Blast.
Hampshire occupy seventh position in the South Group table and have three wins from 11 matches. They have lost five matches while three games have ended without a result. Hampshire are six points behind Sussex in the table and will have a tough job tonight. They will also face Essex earlier in the day before facing Sussex and exhaustion might play a part.
With five wins and two losses from 12 games, Sussex are second in the South Group table in the T20 Blast. They trail table-toppers Kent by two points and have a net run rate of 0.458. Sussex have won their last two fixtures in the league and defeated Essex by six wickets in their most recent contest.
Squads to choose from:
James Vince (c), Mason Crane, Scott Currie, Colin de Grandhomme, Liam Dawson, James Fuller, Lewis McManus, Tom Prest, D’Arcy Short, Joe Weatherley, Brad Wheal, Chris Wood,
Luke Wright (c), Will Beer, Ravi Bopara, Oli Carter, Mitch Claydon, Henry Crocombe, Travis Head, Rashid Khan, Archie Lenham, Ali Orr, Delray Rawlins, Ollie Robinson, Phil Salt, Harrison Ward, David Wiese
Predicted Playing 11
D’Arcy Short, Toby Albert, Tom Prest, Colin de Grandhomme, Joe Weatherley, Lewis McManus, James Fuller, Chris Wood, Scott Currie, Mason Crane, Brad Wheal
Luke Wright (c), Travis Head, Ravi Bopara, Harrison Ward, Delray Rawlins, Oliver Carter, Will Beer, David Wiese, Archie Lenham, Ollie Robinson, Mitch Claydon
Match: Hampshire vs Sussex, 117th Match
Venue: The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Date and Time: 16th July, 2021, 11:30 PM IST
The Rose Bowl pitch is balanced and both bowlers and batsmen will be able to find assistance from the track. Pacers will be expected to do well on this pitch. However, the surface might get slower considering this is the second match of the day. The average first innings score here is 148.
Dream 11 Fantasy Suggestions
Fantasy Suggestion #1: Lewis McManus, D’Arcy Short, Joe Weatherley, Luke Wright, David Wiese, Ravi Bopara, Colin de Grandhomme, Mason Crane, Scott Currie, Archie Lenham, Chris Wood
Captain: D’Arcy Short, Vice-Captain: Ravi Bopara
Fantasy Suggestion #2: Lewis McManus, D’Arcy Short, Joe Weatherley, Travis Head, Luke Wright, David Wiese, Ravi Bopara, Colin de Grandhomme, Mason Crane, Archie Lenham, Chris Wood
Captain: Colin de Grandhomme, Vice-Captain: David Wiese