SOM vs MID Dream11 Prediction: Middlesex and Somerset meet in the Southern Derby of the English T20 Blast 2021. The Somerset team has 5 wins in 10 matches, and is positioned 3rd on the points table, while Middlesex has 3 wins in the same number of matches are at 8th position.
Fixture name: South Group
Competition: English T20 Blast 2021
Date: Friday, July 2, 2021
Time: 11:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
SOM in Last 3 Matches (recent last): W L W
MID in Last 3 Matches (recent last): W W L
Standings: SOM 3, MID 8
Ground: County Ground, Chelmsford
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Somerset 172/9 won by 7 runs (D/L method) against Hampshire 165/8 in T20 Blast 2021.
The Taunton ground boasts of a great surface for the batsmen with the average score of 173. The weather is expected to be fine and the spin bowlers would be in advantage position with the old ball.
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SOM Team news
Injury update, unavailability: Tom Banton out due to national duty
Expected team changes: They won their last game convincingly and are expected to play with the same team.
Somerset Squad: Lewis Gregory, George Bartlett, Devon Conway, Josh Davey, Marchant de Lange, Lewis Goldsworthy, Ben Green, Tom Lammonby, Jack Leach, Craig Overton, Will Smeed and Max Waller.
MID Team news
Injury update, unavailability: Paul Stirling and Eoin Morgan unavailable.
Expected team changes: The team would look to play with the same 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
S Eskinazi- The most vital player for the Middlesex team has been terrific at the top-order to boost the team and stitch partnerships that has helped theteam to win few matches.
S Eskinazi in T20 Blast 2021- 386 Runs, Bat. AVG. 55.14
D Conway- The opener has made great strides in his cricketing career and has been the consistent run-scorer across all the formats and has started his T20 Blast campaign well.
D Conway in in T20 Blast 2021- 190 Runs, Bat. AVG. 95
S Finn – The leading wicket-taker for Middlesex team has a tremendous experience of playing in the international and domestic cricket.
S Finn in T20 Blast 2021- 14 Wickets, Bat. AVG. 20.28
WK: J Simpson
BAT: D Conway, S Eskinazi, J Crcknell
AR: D Mitchell, L Gregory, L Goldsworthy
BOWL: C Overton, M Lange, S Finn, N Sowter