YOR vs DER Dream11 Prediction: Yorkshire and Derbyshire face-off each other in the Northern Derby of English T20 Blast 2021. The Yorkshire have 3 wins in 5 matches, while Derbyshire have 2 win in 5 matches.
Fixture name: North Group
Competition: English T20 Blast 2021
Date: Friday, June 18, 2021
Time: 07:00 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
YOR in Last 3 Matches (recent last): W W L
DER in Last 3 Matches (recent last): L W L
Standings: YOR 3, DER 7
Ground: Headingley, Leeds
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Yorkshire 240/4 won by 18 runs against Leicestershire 222/8 in the T20 Blast 2021.
The average score at Headingley is 163, signifying a good batting surface. The rain showers can certainly have an effect and can help in the lateral movement with the new ball. Here generally teams have won most of the games by batting first.
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YOR Team news
Injury update, unavailability: Willey, Bairstow, Rashid and Malan on national duty.
Expected team changes: More than 3-4 changes will be done in the Playing 11, especially Joe Root joining.
14 man Squad: Gary Ballance, Dominic Bess, Harry Brook, Lockie Ferguson, Will Fraine, Matthew Fisher, George Hill, Tom Kohler-Cadmore (Wicketkeeper), Dominic Leech, Adam Lyth, Josh Poysden, Joe Root (Captain), Jordan Thompson
DER Team news
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team is expected to play with the same Playing 11.
14 man Squad: Luis Reece, Harry Came, Billy Godleman (c), Leus du Plooy, Matthew Critchley, Fynn Hudson-Prentice, Brooke Guest (wk), Alex Thomson, Logan van Beek, Conor McKerr, George Scrimshaw, Anuj Dal, Alex Hughes, Wayne Madsen
J Plooy- The second highest leading run-scorer in the tournament has been successful in providing a blistering start to the Derbyshire team and has a fine track in the T20 format.
J Plooy in T20 Blast 2021- 268 Runs, Bat. AVG. 67
H Brook – The player who has been impressive in the middle-order to finish well for the team can be trusted due to his calm presence at the crease.
H Brook in in T20 Blast 2021- 135 Runs, Bat. AVG. 45
J Thompson – One of the most under-rated players in the domestic circuit has been a consistent contributor in both the departments across all the formats.
J Thompson in T20 Blast 2021- 8 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 24.33
WK: B Guest
BAT: B Goddleman, L Plooy, J Root, A Lyth, H Brook
AR: L Reece, J Thompson
BOWL: G Scrimshaw, L Beek, M Fisher