(Match Preview, Playing XI, H2H Record, Ground Stats, Weather Report, Pitch Report and Match Prediction)
Match Preview :
The 29th match of the Vitality T20 blast 2022 will be played between Gloucestershire and Kent in County Ground, Bristol on 1st of June (Wednesday).
Gloucestershire has not started good in this competition. They have played 3 matches till now and has won only 1 while they have lost 2 matches. In their last outing, they were derailed by Surrey by 37 runs. They need to perform better as a team unit and need their big guns to fire so that they can return to the winning track.
Kent has incurred a nightmarish is start to their campaign this year. They have not won a single match in their 3 outings. In their last match, they lost a thrilling encounter by the barest of margins of 4 runs. Their weakness has been there bowling and they need to step up in the field with a good bowling performance. The batting has looked decent and if the bowlers make a good come back, they can register their first been in the tournament.
Gloucestershire Squad : Miles Hammond, James Bracey (wk), Ian Cockbain, Glenn Phillips, Ryan Higgins, Jack Taylor (c), Benny Howell, Tom Smith, David Payne, Naseem Shah, Paul van Meekeren,George Scott and Josh Shaw
Kent Squad : Zak Crawley, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Joe Denly, Sam Billings (c & wk), Jack Leaning, George Linde, Jordan Cox, Qais Ahmad, Matt Milnes, Fred Klaassen, Matthew Quinn, Alex Blake, Darren Stevens, Grant Stewart and Tawanda Muyeye
H2H Record :
Total Matches: 19
Gloucestershire Won: 10
Kent Won: 9
H2H Record at County Ground ,Bristol :
Total Matches: 6
Gloucestershire Won: 4
Kent Won: 2
Weather Report :
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 12°C and humidity will be 84%. The speed of the wind will be around 83 km/h and the sky will be little cloudy.
Pitch report :
The pitch at the County Ground, Bristol is good for batting. The hard hitters come in play at this ground as the side boundaries are shorter. The average first innings score is around 170 runs and the winning percentage for the team batting first is around is 57%. The Captain winning the toss can choose to have a bat first.
Match Prediction :
Match:- Kent will win