(Match Preview, Playing XI, H2H Record, Ground Stats, Weather Report, Pitch Report and Match Prediction)
Match Preview: (By Vishnu)
The 45th match of the Vitality T20 blast 2022 will be played between Glamorgan and Surrey in Sophia Gardens on 5th June.
Glamorgan had a dull season till now. They have played 5 matches and have won only 2 while losing 3. They lost against Somerset by 9 wickets in their last outing. Their bowling has been their strength but the batting has not matched the level. If they want to better their performance, they will have to give a complete team effort.
Surrey has started very well this season. They have played 4 matches and have won all of them. In their last match, they won against Kent by 32 runs. Both their batting and bowling have been on point and have played a significant role in their winnings. They will want to continue the winning momentum.
Glamorgan Squad: David Lloyd (c), Sam Northeast, Daniel Douthwaite, Marnus Labuschagne, Kiran Carlson, Chris Cooke (wk), Edward Byrom, Michael Neser, James Weighell, Prem Sisodiya, Michael Hogan, Andrew Salter, James Harris, Colin Ingram, and Joe Cooke.
Surrey Squad: Jason Roy, Will Jacks, Sam Curran, Laurie Evans, Jamie Overton, Sunil Narine, Chris Jordan (c), Jordan Clark, Jamie Smith (wk), Daniel Worrall, Reece Topley, Kieron Pollard, Daniel Moriarty, and Gus Atkinson.
Total Matches: 19
Glamorgan Won: 9
Surrey Won: 8
No Result: 2
H2H Record at Sophia Gardens:
Total Matches: 9
Glamorgan Won: 3
Surrey Won: 5
No Result: 1
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 14°C and humidity will be 87%. The speed of the wind will be around 10 km/h and there are chances of rain.
The surface at the Sophia Gardens is a balanced surface. It has something both for the batsmen and the bowlers. The batsmen can score big runs if they spend some time in the middle. The average first innings score is around 156 runs and the winning percentage for the team batting first is around 50. The captain winning the toss can look to have a ball first.
Match: Surrey will win