(Match Preview, Playing XI, H2H Record, Ground Stats, Weather Report, Pitch Report and Match Prediction)
Match Preview :
The 27th match of the Vitality T20 blast 2022 will be played between Essex and Hampshire on the County ground on 31st May. Essex has played 2 matches and has won and lost one match apiece. In their last outing, they lost against Somerset by 6 wickets. They have looked decent in the field but have been not able to capture the key moments. They will like to return to the winning track. If we talk about the other team, Hampshire has played 2 matches till now and has not been able to open their account. In their last match, they lost against Somerset by 4 wickets. Their bowling has been good but the batters have not been able to support their bowling unit. The team will want to open their account on the back of a collective team effort. The upcoming encounter is expected to be a nail-biting encounter.
Essex Squad: William Buttleman, Adam Rossington (wk), Michael-Kyle Pepper, Matthew Critchley, Paul Walter, Daniel Sams, Tom Westley, Simon Harmer (c), Aron Nijjar, Ben Allison, Samuel Cook, Shane Snater, Jamal Richards
Hampshire Squad: Ben McDermott (wk), Aneurin Donald, James Vince (c), Joe Weatherley, Liam Dawson, Ross Whiteley, James Fuller, Nathan Ellis, Chris Wood, Mason Crane, Brad Wheal, Scott Currie, Tom Prest, Ian Holland
H2H Record :
Total Matches: 37
Essex Won: 13
Hampshire Won: 15
No Result: 6
H2H Record at County ground:
Total Matches: 18
Essex Won: 8
Hampshire Won: 6
No Result: 3
Weather report :
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 8°C and humidity will be 73%. The speed of the wind will be around 12 km/h and there are chances of rain.
Pitch Report :
The pitch at the County Ground, Chelmsford is excellent for batting. There have been a lot of high-scoring encounters at this venue. Chasing has been a bit difficult here as compared to defending but keeping an account of rain, the Captain winning the toss may choose bowling.
Match Prediction :
Match:- Essex will win (Update after toss)
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