ESS vs MID Dream11 Prediction: Middlesex and Essex lock horns in the South group fixture of the English T20 Blast 2021. The Middlesex team have 3 wins in 13 matches, while Essex have 5 wins in the same number of matches.
Fixture name: South Group
Competition: English T20 Blast 2021
Date: Sunday, July 18, 2021
Time: 7:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
MID in Last 3 Matches (recent last): L L L
ESS in Last 3 Matches (recent last): L L W
Standings: MID 9, ESS 7
Ground: County Ground, Chelmsford
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Essex 108/2 won by 8 wickets against Glamorgan 104/10 in T20 Blast 2021.
The average score a Chelmsford is 126, suggesting the pitch is paradise for the bowlers. But the teams would need to apply better and score runs in an efficient manner.
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MID Team news
Injury update, unavailability: Eoin Morgan and Paul Stirling unavailable.
Expected team changes: No changes are expected in the 11.
Middlesex Squad: Blake Cullen, Josh De Caires, Steven Finn, Max Holden, Luke Hollman, Nathan Sowter, Black Cullen, Joe Cracknell, Daryl Mitchell, Stephen Eskinazi, Sam Robson, Martin Anderson, Varun Chopra
1. Sam Robson
2. Stephen Eskinazi
3. John Simpson (wk)
4. Joe Cracknell
5. Blake Cullen
6. Max Holden
7. Daryl Mitchell
8. Luke Hollman
9. Mujeeb ur Rahman
10. Steven Finn (c)
11. Nathan Sowter
ESS Team news
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team is expected to play with the same 11.
Essex Squad: Harmer (c), Cook, Khushi, Neesham, Nijjar, Pepper, Plom, Porter, Snater, Ten Doeschate, Walter, Westley, Lawrence, Rymell
S Eskinazi- The experienced campaigner has been able to score efficiently holding one end and will be a captain pick.
S Eskinazi in T20 Blast 2021- 399 Runs, Bat. AVG. 44.33
D Lawrence- The player who gas gained sufficient amount of experience with the national squad has been impressive across all formats.
D Lawrence in in T20 Blast 2021- 223 Runs, Bat. AVG. 44.60
S Harmer – The all-rounder has been one of the highest wicket-takers in the tournament and has the ability to contribute with the bat as well.
S Harmer in T20 Blast 2021- 18 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 17.50 and 108 Runs, Bat. AVG. 21.60
WK: A Wheater, J Cracknell
BAT: D Lawrence, S Eskinazi, M Holden
AR: D Mitchell, J Neesham, S Harmer
BOWL: S Finn, N Sowter, S Cook