(Match Preview, Playing XI, H2H Record, Ground Stats, Weather Report, Pitch Report and Match Prediction)
The 32nd match of the Vitality T20 blast 2022 will be played between Somerset and Sussex in the Cooper Associates ground on the 1st of June.
Somerset has performed really well this season and has looked like the team of the season so far. They have played three matches and have won all of them. Their bowling has been the key to their success and the batting department has also not let down. They will look to continue riding on the winning horse and register their 4th win.
Sussex has not started very well in this tournament but the last win in their previous game will certainly lift their morale. Out of the 3 matches, they have played, they lost 2 while they managed to win their last outing. In their previous encounter, they beat Kent by 4 runs. The team has not performed up to their potential and will look to translate their potential into performance in the upcoming fixtures.
Somerset Squad: Tom Banton (wk), Will Smeed, Rilee Rossouw, Tom Abell (c), Tom Lammonby, Lewis Gregory, Lewis Goldsworthy, Ben Green, Roelof van der Merwe, Marchant de Lange, Josh Davey, Peter Siddle, Jack Brooks, George Bartlett
Sussex Squad: Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Luke Wright, Josh Philippe, Ravi Bopara (c), Delray Rawlins, George Garton, Tom Alsop, Will Beer, Tymal Mills, Archie Lenham, Steven Finn, Harrison Ward, Henry Crocombe, Oliver Carter
Total Matches: 13
Somerset Won: 4
Sussex Won: 7
No Result: 2
H2H Record at Cooper Associates Ground:
Total Matches: 5
Somerset Won: 2
Sussex Won: 2
No Result: 1
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 11°C and humidity will be 65%. The speed of the wind will be around 5 km/h and the sky will be clear.
The pitch at the Cooper Associates County ground is suitable for batting and the short boundaries also help in it but due to the overcast conditions, the first few overs will be challenging. The average 1st innings score is around 175 runs. The captain winning the toss will look to have a bat first.
Match:- Somerset will win