(Match Preview, Playing XI, H2H Record, Ground Stats, Weather Report, Pitch Report and Match Prediction)
The 42nd match of the Vitality T20 blast 2022 will be played between Sussex and Middlesex in County Ground, Hove on 3rd June.
Sussex has started very cautiously this season. The team has played 4 matches and has won 2 however they have lost 2 matches as well. In their outing, they derailed Somerset by 47 runs. Their Batting (of lately) has let them up but they will want more from the bowling unit.
Middlesex is the only unbeaten team in the south group in the competition. They have played 3 matches and have won all of them. In their last match, they beat Glamorgan by 4 wickets. They have performed brilliantly as a team unit and both the departments have contributed equally to their winning. They will want to continue the winning moment.
Sussex Squad: Luke Wright, Josh Philippe (wk), Tom Alsop, Ravi Bopara (c), Delray Rawlins, George Garton, Harrison Ward, Obed McCoy, Archie Lenham, Tymal Mills, Steven Finn, Will Beer, Oliver Carter and Henry Crocombe
Middlesex Squad: Stephen Eskinazi (c), Max Holden, Joe Cracknell, Eoin Morgan, Martin Andersson, John Simpson (wk), Luke Hollman, Chris Green, Toby Roland-Jones, Blake Cullen, Thilan Walallawita, Jack Davies, Toby Greatwood, Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Jason Behrendorff
Total Matches: 32
Sussex Won: 19
Middlesex Won: 8
No Result: 5
H2H Record at County Ground:
Total Matches: 16
Sussex Won: 8
Middlesex Won: 6
No Result: 2
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 14°C and humidity will be 62%. The speed of the wind will be around 24 km/h and there are chances of rain lately.
The pitch at the County Ground, Hove has a nice covering of grass and the ball comes good at the bat. Barring the first few overs, it will be the game played by the bat. The captain winning the toss will look to have a ball first keeping a reminder of the dew factor.
Match: Middlesex will win