KET vs HAM Dream11 Team Prediction: Kent and Hampshire lock horns in the Match 4 of the English T20 Blast 2021. The Kent team secured 5 wins in 10 matches last season, while Hampshire could only manage to win 2 out of 10 matches.
Fixture name: Match 4
Competition: English T20 Blast 2021
Date: Wednesday June 9 , 2021
Time: 11:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
KET in Last 3 Matches (recent last): L L W
HAM in Last 3 Matches (recent last): W L L
Standings (2020 league stage): KET 3, HAM 6
Ground: St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Kent 171/6 won by 4 wickets against Essex 167/9 in T20 Blast 2020.
Pitch Report: The average total score hovers around 150 in ST. Lawrence Ground. The overall pitch is balanced and the team bowling first have won 60% of the time.
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KET Team news
Injury update, unavailability: Tim Groenewald (knee) and Heino Kuhn (calf) will not play this match.
Expected team changes: The team’s combination would be a waiting game as they woule be featuring for their first league match.
14 men Squad: Jordan Cox, Daniel Bell Drummond, Alex Blake, Harry Podmore, Joe Denly, Darren Stevens, Grant Stewart, Adam Milne, Qais Ahmad, Matt Milnes, Ollie Robinson, Fred Klaassen, Marcus O’Riordan, Nathan Gilchrist
KET Playing 11 (likely)
1. Jordan Cox
2. Daniel Bell Drummond (c)
3. Alex Blake
4. Grant Stewart
5. Joe Denly
6. Darren Stevens
7. Grant Stewart
8. Fred Klaasen
9. Tawanda Meueye
10. Harry Podmore
11. Ollie Robinson
HAM Team news
14 men Squad: James Vince, Lewis McManus, Kyle Abbott, D’Arcy Short, Tom Alsop, Joe Weatherley, James Fuller, Brad Wheal, Liam Dawson, Sam Northeast, Ian Holland, Mason Crane, Chris Wood (25), Scott Currie
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team will play their first league match of this season.
HAM Playing 11 (likely)
1. Tom Alsop
2. James Vince (c)
3. Sam Northeast
4. D’ Arcy Short
5. Liam Dawson
6. Ian Holland
7. Chris Wood
8. Ryan Stevenson
9. Kyle Abbott
10. Brad Taylor
11. Mason Crane
D Drummond- One of the leading run-scorers in the T20 Blast 2020 will be a crucial pick due to his experience and track record in the English circuit.
D Drummond in T20 Blast 2020- 423 Runs, AVG. 42.30
J Vince – The top-order batsman has been a fine performer in the limited-overs format and his performance in the Big Bash 2020/21 would keep him confident.
J Vince in T20 Blast 2020- 93 Runs, AVG. 15.50
F Klaasen – The bowler was terrific in the last season with his perfect execution at the death overs and can be a differential pick.
F Klaasen in T20 Blast 2020- 13 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 28.76
WK: T Alsop
BAT: D Short, J Vince, D Drummond, J Leaning
AR: L Dawson, D Stevens
BOWL: K Abbott, O Robinson, F Klaasen, I Qayyum