SOM vs GLO Dream11 Prediction: Somerset and Gloucestershire lock horns in the Southern Derby of the English T20 Blast 2021. The Gloucestershire team has 6 wins in 13 matches, while Somerset has secured 7 wins in the same number of matches.
Fixture name: South Group
Competition: English T20 Blast 2021
Date: Sunday, July 18, 2021
Time: 11:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
GLO in Last 3 Matches (recent last): W W L
SOM in Last 3 Matches (recent last): W L L
Standings: GLO 5, SOM 2
Ground: Copper Associates Ground, Taunton
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Surrey 172/9 won by 7 runs against Hampshire 165/8 in T20 Blast 2021.
The pitch at Taunton has the average score of 171, with the batters surely being in advantageous position. The bowlers need to try different variations to contain the batsmen.
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GLO Team news
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: They are expected to play with the same team.
Gloucestershire Squad: Miles Hammond, George Scott, Glenn Phillips, Jack Taylor (c), Benny Howell, Graeme van Buuren, Tom Smith, Matt Taylor, David Payne, Josh Shaw, Dan Worrall, Ryan Higgins, Ian Cockbain
SOM Team news
Injury update, unavailability: Tom Banton and Lewis Gregory out due to national duty.
Expected team changes: The team would look to play with the same team.
Somerset Squad: Devon Conway, Steven Davies (wk), James Hildreth, Will Smeed, Lewis Goldsworthy, Tom Lammonby, Ben Green, Craig Overton (c), Roelof van der Merwe, Marchant de Lange, Jack Leach, Jack Brooks, Max Waller
G Phillips- The top run-scorer of the Gloucestershire team has been a proven performer in the franchise T20 cricket and international format.
G Phillips in T20 Blast 2021- 471 Runs, Bat. AVG. 58.87
D Conway- One of the most consistent performers across all the formats is a captain pick due to the stellar form this year.
D Conway in in T20 Blast 2021- 305 Runs, Bat. AVG. 76.25
R Merwe- One of the most experienced campaigner has a capability to contribute in both departments and can be a differential pick.
R Merwe in T20 Blast 2021- 3 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 28.33 and 35 Runs, Bat. AVG. 17.50
WK: G Phillips, D Conway
BAT: J Hildreth, I Cockbain, M Hammond
AR: B Howell, R Higgins, R Merwe
BOWL: D Worrall, C Overton, M Lange