The Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire team will lock horns in the Division 1 match of the English Test County Championship. The Notts team have the presence of players like Haseeb Hameed and Luke Fletcher, while Yorks will need the performances from Gary Ballance and Jordan Thompson. The Nottinghamshire team will be led by Steven Mullaney, while Yorkshire will choose their captain at the toss.
The Yorkshire team have secured 1 win in 3 matches, and have been average due to the absence of their key players like Root, Willey, and Bairstow. While, Notts have been impressive with 2 wins in the same number of matches. The Notts are likely to go into the next stage as they are positioned 2nd in the points table of the English Test County Championship 2021.
The YOR vs NOT match will be played at Trent Bridge, Nottingham, which has been hosting many international as well as domestic matches. The match will be interesting, as the crowds will be finally allowed to watch the match in the stadium with full capacity. This will be the last league fixture for both teams, and would look to end on a finishing note.
Fixture Name: Division 1
Competition: English Test County Championship 2021
Date: 21 September
Time: 3:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
NOT(recent last): L W W
YOR(recent last): L W D
Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Pitch Report: The match between Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire is scheduled to be played in Trent Bridge, Nottingham. The pitch is expected to be assisting the bowlers and taking wickets with the new as well as old ball. In the last match, the scores of around 150 were scored by one of the teams, and the batters will have to apply themselves batter in this fixture to win it for their team.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Nottinghamshire 272 & 339/8 won by 102 runs against Lancashire 168 & 341 in English Test County Championship 2021
The selected combination would be 6 players form Nottinghamshire and 5 from Yorkshire. This is chosen due to their impressive performances in the tournament. All the 6 batters have been tremendous for their respective teams and will look to maintain the same form. The best pick for this game would be Jordan Thompson who has provided contribution in both departments.
BATSMEN: Gary Ballance, Harry Brook, Adam Lyth, Ben Slater, Ben Duckett, Haseeb Hameed
ALL-ROUNDERS: Jordan Thompson
BOWLERS: Matthew Fisher, Luke Fletcher, Dane Peterson
The Nottinghamshire team will look to keep continuing their good form in the tournament with outstanding performances in both the departments, and will make it to top of the table. While, Yorkshire would have to perform well as a team to compete well in this fixture against Nottinghamshire on the back of youngsters performance, who have been impressive.
The Nottinghamshire team have 2 wins in 3 league matches and are positioned 2nd in their points table. They have produced brilliant performances with the ball, and have been impressive with the bat. They won their last game by 102 runs and will look to continue the same form. The best picks for this game would be bowler Luke Fletcher and opener Haseeb Hameed.
Haseeb has scored the most runs for the Notts team in the tournament and is a quality player in the top-order. He was impressive in his performances against Indian team as well. He has scored 652 runs 10 matches and has been to stabilize and stitch crucial partnerships and will be one of the reasons of the team reaching the semi-finals of the County Championship 2021.
The leading wicket-taker in the tournament will look to be proficient in this game to help the team take the top 4 spots. He has been brilliant with his wicket-taking abilities and can take the wickets off the new as well as old ball. In 12 matches, he has scalped 63 wickets at an impressive average of 14 and would be the one of the best picks for this fixture.
Captain: Steven Mullaney
Wicket-keeper: Tom Moores
Possible Top Four: Haseeb Hameed, Ben Slater, Ben Duckett, Joe Clarke
Pace Bowlers: Luke Fletcher, Dane Peterson
The X-factors for NOT team would be Ben Duckett who has a fine experience in the domestic cricket and has been playing well in the County Championship 2021, and can continue his good form.
NOT Playing 11 (likely)
The Yorkshire team has a minimal chances of qualifying for the semi-final stage of the County Championship with only 1 win in 3 matches. In their last league match, they lost to Warwickshire by 106 runs. The batting performances of the team was disappointing, but the bowlers will be proud of their efforts. The best picks for this game would be Jordan Thompson and Gary Ballance.
Jordan has been a fine performer in the domestic circuit for the past few years. But in this season, he has been terrific with his all-round contribution and is the best player of the Yorkshire in 2021. In 12 matches, he has picked 43 wickets and has amassed 364 runs and will be a differential pick for this fixture due to his consistent performances in the County Championship 2021.
One of the most experienced players in the Yorkshire team, Gary Ballance has again been impresisve in the County Championship. He can bat up the order or in the middle order and contribute in an effective manner. In this season, he has scored 594 runs at an average of 45.69 and will be the biggest hope for the Yorkshire to win their last fixture against Nottinghamshire.
Captain: To be named at the toss
Wicket-keeper: Harry Duke
Possible Top Four: Adam Lyth, George Hill, Tom Kahlor Cadmore, Gary Ballance
Pace Bowlers: Duanne Olivier, Matthew Fisher
The X-factors for YOR team would be Adam Lyth who has not been consistent in his performances lately, but is one of the most talented and experienced run-scorers in England domestic circuit.
YOR Playing 11 (likely)
Watch Nottinghamshire vs Yorkshire English Test County Championship 2021 Live score and streaming on YouTube Channels. All the news updates and stats related to the English Test County Championship 2021 will be available on the England Cricket official website. The squad updates and other photos/videos can be viewed on respective Twitter teams account.
The NOT vs YOR match will not be broadcast on Indian Television Channel, as none of the sports channels have bought the rights for the broadcast. The ball-to-ball commentary and live streaming action will be available on the different official YouTube Channel. The crowd will be allowed to watch the match in the stadium due to easing of restrictions in UK.