MID vs SUS Dream11 Prediction: Sussex and Middlesex lock horns in the South Derby of the English T20 Blast 2021. The Middlesex have 2 wins in 9 matches, while Sussex have 3 wins in 9 matches. Both the teams need to win few games to guarantee their place in the next stage.
Fixture name: South Group
Competition: English T20 Blast 2021
Date: Thursday, July 1, 2021
Time: 07:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
SUS in Last 3 Matches (recent last): NR L W
MID in Last 3 Matches (recent last): W W L
Standings: SUS 7, MID 9
Ground: Lord’s, London
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Middlesex 179/5 won by 40 runs against Gloucestershire 157/5 in T20 Blast 2021.
The pitch at Lord’s offers a good batting surface with an average score of 175. The weather forecasts has predicted of no interruption during the match. Here, the team batting first wins most of the matches.
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MID Team news
Injury update, unavailability: Eoin Morgan and Paul Stirling unavailable.
Expected team changes: No changes are expected in the Playing 11.
Middlesex Squad: John Simpson (wk), Steven Finn (c), Joe Cracknell, Stephen Eskinazi, Nick Gubbins, Daryl Mitchell, Max Holden, Luke Hollman, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Nathan Sowter, Tom Helm, Chris Green, Martin Anderson
1. Stephen Eskinazi
2. Nick Gubbins
3. Joe Cracknell
4. John Simpson (wk)
5. Max Holden
6. Daryl Mitchell
7. Tom Helm
8. Steven Finn (c)
9. Luke Hollman
10. Nathan Sowter
11. Mujeeb Ur Rahman
SUS Team news
Injury update, unavailability: George Garton out due to national duty
Expected team changes: They are not expected to make changes in the Playing 11.
Sussex Squad: Luke Wright (captain), Will Beer, Ravi Bopara, Oli Carter, Mitch Claydon, Henry Crocombe, Travis Head (overseas, Australia), Chris Jordan, Archie Lenham, Tymal Mills, Delray Rawlins, Ollie Robinson, Phil Salt, Aaron Thomason, David Wiese (overseas, South Africa)
S Eskinazi- The player who has been one of the best batsmen in the tournament will be vital for the team’s progress ahead in the tournament.
S Eskinazi in T20 Blast 2021- 327 Runs, Bat. AVG. 54.50
P Salt – The player with utmost experience in the shorter format of the game has been a consistent performer at the top-order.
P Salt in in T20 Blast 2021- 294 Runs, Bat. AVG. 58.80
S Finn – One of the best picks for this game has been a fine performer in this season and has played for the national team as well.
S Finn in T20 Blast 2021- 13 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 9.84
WK: J Simpson, P Salt
BAT: J Cracknell, S Eskinazi, L Wright
AR: D Mitchell, R Bopara, D Wiese
BOWL: S Finn, C Jordan, T Mills