County Ground, Chelmsford, August 30 at 11:00 PM IST
Kent and Essex will be locking horns against each other in the next South Group match which will be played at the County Ground in Chelmsford. Both Kent and Essex will be playing different opponents on August 29th prior to this game.
Kent Spitfires will be facing Gloucestershire on August 29. A win in that game will help them move up to the second spot which they would be definitely grasping.
On the other hand, Essex Eagles have nothing to lose whether they win or not against Surrey on August 29. Fearless cricket is what the Essex Eagles will be looking to play.
This would be the second instance when these two teams will go head to head in this edition. Their last meeting took place at the St Lawrence Ground in Canterbury which saw Kent Spitfires securing a monumental win by 22 runs courtesy Heino Kuhn's unbeaten 55 off 31 deliveries which included 6 fours and a six.
Batting first won: 16
Batting second won: 16
Highest Total: Essex- 226/4
Lowest Total: Essex- 111/10
Kent Team News
Essex Team News
Simon Harmer (c), M Amir, A Beard, Ravi Bopara, Sam Cook, C Delport, D Lawrence, J porter, Shane Snater, R ten Doeschate, P Walter, T Westley, A Wheater, A Zampa
Sam Billings (c), Alex Blake, Imran Qayyum, Mitchell Claydon, Jordan Cox, Marcus O'Riordan, Hardus Viljoen, Zak Crawley, Faf du Plessis, Fred Klaasen, Heino Kuhn, Matt Milnes, Daniel Bell Drummond, Ollie Robinson.
Kent Playing 11-
Sam Billing, Faf du Plessis, Matt Milnes, Fred Klaassen, Marcus O'Riordan, Heino Kuhn, Hardus Viljoen, Imran Qayyum, Zak Crawley, Daniell Bell-Drummond, Oliver Robinson.
Essex Playing 11-
Fantasy picks from Kent-
Daniel Bell Drummond has 307 runs to his name from 11 innings.
Heino Kuhn from 9 innings has got 243 runs under his belt in this season.
Zak Crawley is the other batsman who has got more than 200 runs. He has 218 runs against his name from 10 innings.
Hardus Viljoen has 18 scalps to his name. Imran Qayyum and Adam Milne have 11 and 10 wickets respectively to their name.
Fantasy picks from Essex-
Daniel Lawrence is the leading scorer for Essex Eagles in this season with 320 runs from 9 innings.
Tom Westley with 275 runs from 10 innings closely follows him.
Leggy Adam Zampa has 10 scalps to his name. Mohammad Amir and Simon Harmer have 8 and 9 wickets respectively to their name.
Disclaimer: Management can take late decisions depending on the match situation. The fantasy teams which we have provided here of KET vs ESS Dream11 is best of our interest and depending on the credit scores of the players.