KET vs MID Dream11 Prediction
With the race to the quarterfinals heating up, Kent and Middlesex would go up against each other in an all-important fixture. Kent have been in the scintillating form this season. They have won 4 games, lost one, and tied one out of 7 games they have played. They have almost sealed their place in the knockouts from the South Division. Middlesex, on the other hand, have blown hot and cold so far. They have won 2 games, lost 3, and tied one out of their 7 games. They need a win here to present their strong contending for the knockouts. Kent, meanwhile, would not want to lose their momentum at this point as a win here would all but seal their qualification for the knockouts. Let's take a look at the KET vs MID Dream 11 Prediction for this exciting contest.
Vitality T20 Blast – South Division
Kent vs Middlesex
Date- Wednesday, 16th September 2020
Time- 6:30 PM (IST)
Venue- St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury
Last result at the ground: Kent 141/8 lost to Sussex 145/2 by 8 wickets – 12 September
Kent: W L W W W
Middlesex: L W L W L
Kent are 2nd in the South Group points table with 4 wins, one tie, and one loss in 7 games. Middlesex, meanwhile, are 4th with 2 wins, 3 losses, and one tie in 7 matches.
Zak Crawley, Daniel Bell-Drummond (C), Joe Denly, Heino Kuhn, Alex Blake, Jack Leaning, Jordan Cox, Grant Stewart, Matt Milnes, Imran Qayyum, Fred Klaassen, Calum Haggett, Marcus ORiordan, and Oliver Robinson.
Kent Team News
Kent have announced an unchanged 14-men squad for this game.
Injury/Unavailability: no injury concerns
Expected Changes: no changes are expected in playing 11 either.
KET Playing 11 (Probable)
Daniel Bell-Drummond (C), Zak Crawley, Joe Denly, Heino Kuhn, Alex Blake, Jack Leaning, Jordan Cox (WK), Grant Stewart, Matt Milnes, Imran Qayyum, and Fred Klaassen.
Stephen Eskinazi, Max Holden, Joe Cracknell, John Simpson, Jack Davies, Martin Andersson, Luke Hollman, Tom Helm, Nathan Sowter, Steven Finn (C), Tim Murtagh, Miguel Cummins, James Harris, Dan Lincoln, and Thilan Walallawita.
Middlesex Team News
Middlesex have announced a 15-men squad for this fixture.
Injury/Unavailability: No injury concerns.
Expected Changes: The playing 11 is likely to remain unchanged in the KET vs MID Dream11 team prediction.
MID Playing 11 (Probable)
Stephen Eskinazi, Max Holden, Joe Cracknell, Jack Davies, Martin Andersson, John Simpson (WK), Luke Hollman, Tom Helm, Nathan Sowter, Steven Finn (C), and Tim Murtagh.
WK: J Simpson
BAT: D Bell-Drummond, Z Crawley, M Holden, S Eskinazi
AR: J Denly, A Blake, L Hollman
BOWL: F Klaassen, T Helm, S Finn
Captain Picks for Small Leagues
Zak Crawley is a must-pick in the KET vs MID Dream 11 fantasy cricket side. He has scored 614 runs in 20 T20 games at a strike rate of over 155.05. He has managed to score 304 runs in 7 games for Kent this season at a strike rate of 168.88 including a hundred.
Stephen Eskinazi cannot be missed in the KET vs MID Dream11 Match Prediction. He has amassed a total of 786 runs in 37 T20 games at a strike rate of over 138. He also has scored 350 runs in 7 games at a strike rate of 154.18.
Captain Picks for Grand Leagues
Daniel Bell-Drummond has managed to score 2738 runs in 97 T20 games at a strike rate of 134.47. He also has scored 267 runs in 7 games for Kent this season at a strike rate of 166.04.
Steven Finn has picked up 137 wickets in 110 T20 games at a strike rate of 16.6. He has accounted for 12 wickets in 6 T20s this season for Middlesex striking a wicket on every 12th delivery.
Kent have been in the fine form this season. They are on a roll winning 4 of their last 5 games. Both sides also played a tie when these two sides met last. Let's take a look at the major betting odds of this game –
Bet365: Kent: 8/15, Middlesex: 6/4
SkyBet: Kent: 4/6, Middlesex: 6/5
Betfair: Kent: 8/13, Middlesex: 5/4
It is a no brainer that Kent are the stronger side walking into the game. As per the KET vs MID today match prediction, Kent are likely to win this game.