Surrey vs Somerset Match Prediction Tips | SUR vs SOM English ODD Cup Who will win Today Match
South Group, Royal London One-Day Cup
Surrey vs Somerset Dream11 Prediction
London, May 18 at 11:00 AM Local/3:30 PM IST
Surrey, the runner-up of last year’s Royal London One-day Cup, kick-start their 2018 campaign against Somerset on Friday. After striking performances in the Specsavers County Championship, Surrey would want to carry the momentum into the shorter format.
Somerset have dominated Surrey in List A cricket over the years, winning 39 times out of 62 fixtures while Surrey have come out on top on 18 occasions. The former would like to improve the win-loss gap.
Read on for SUR vs SOM Dream11 Team News and Surrey vs Somerset playing11.
SUR vs SOM Team News
- South African fast bowler Morne Morkel is not 100% fit yet, although he fielded as 12th man on the final day of the win against Yorkshire.
- Jason Roy and Tom Curran are not yet available due to IPL commitments.
- Surrey have named a 13-man squad for the fixture.
- Somerset will be without Jack Leach who has a broken thumb.
- Somerset Head Coach, Jason Kerr has named a 13-man squad for the match.
SUR vs SOM Playing 11
Speaking of the SUR vs SOM Playing 11, here’s how the two teams can line-up.
Wicket-keeper: Ollie Pope
Batsmen: Dean Elgar, Rory Burns, (Doubt: Ben Foakes)
All-rounders: Scott Borthwick, Rikki Clarke, Will Jacks, Freddie van den Bergh, (Doubt: Ryan Patel)
Bowlers: Sam Curran, Jade Dernbach, Gareth Batty, (Doubt: Stuart Meaker)
Wicket-keeper: Steve Davies
Batsmen: James Hildreth, Johann Myburgh, Tom Abell, (Doubt: Tom Banton)
All-rounders: Roelof van der Merwe, Peter Trego, Lewis Gregory (Doubt: Ben Green)
Bowlers: Tim Groenewald, Max Waller, Craig Overton, (Doubt: Josh Davey)
SUR vs SOM Squads
Rory Burns (c), Gareth Batty, Scott Borthwick, Rikki Clarke, Sam Curran, Jade Dernbach, Dean Elgar, Ben Foakes (wk), Will Jacks, Freddie van den Bergh, Ollie Pope, Stuart Meaker, Ryan Patel
Tom Abell (c), Tom Banton, Josh Davey, Steve Davies (w), Ben Green, Lewis Gregory, Tim Groenewald, James Hildreth, Johann Myburgh, Craig Overton, Peter Trego, Roelof van der Merwe, Max Waller.
SUR vs SOM Key Players
- Ollie Pope is the leading run-getter for Surrey in the County Championship thus far.
- Sam Curran is the leading wicket-taker for the side in the County Championship with 18 wickets in the bag.
- James Hildreth is the leading run-getter for Somerset in the County Championship 2018, with 2 tons in 4 games.
- Lewis Gregory and Tim Groenewald are the two leading wicket-takers for Somerset in the County Championship this year.
Note: This SUR vs SOM Dream11 prediction is based on news sourced from various sources. We suggest you pick your playing 11 from the squad listed above basis Surrey vs Somerset team news.
SUR vs SOM Dream11 Team
Since this is the first round of the English ODD Cup, the above SUR vs SOM Dream11 team is chancy.
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