(Match Preview, Playing XI, H2H Record, Ground Stats, Weather Report, Pitch Report and Match Prediction)
Match Preview :
The 23rd match of the Vitality T20 blast 2022 will be played between Hampshire and Somerset in The Rose Bowl, Southampton on 30th May. Hampshire has played only one match and they suffered a loss in that. They lost against Middlesex by 10 runs while chasing a target of 163. The bowling has looked decent but they will hope for a better performance from the batting unit. If we look at the other team, Somerset has started their campaign on a high by winning their first 2 matches. In their last match, they beat Essex by 6 wickets(DLS Method) and moved to the 2nd spot in the points table.
The batting and bowling, both have looked very good and the team is looking in great shape. The match will be a serious encounter as the team from Hampshire will look to open their account.
Hampshire Squad: Ben McDermott (wk), Aneurin Donald, James Vince (c), Joe Weatherley, Ross Whiteley, James Fuller, Liam Dawson, Chris Wood, Nathan Ellis, Mason Crane, Brad Wheal, Ian Holland, Scott Currie, and Tom Prest
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, and George Bartlett
H2H Record :
Total Matches: 22
Hampshire Won: 7
Somerset Won: 14
No Result: 1
H2H Record at The Rose Bowl :
Total Matches: 10
Hampshire Won: 5
Somerset Won: 5
Weather report :
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 10°C and humidity will be 91%. The speed of the wind will be around 6 km/h and there are strong chances of rain.
Pitch Report :
The pitch at The Rose Bowl is good for batting but due to overcast conditions, the fast bowlers will get more help. The short boundaries assist the batsmen and bowlers to bowl at a good line and length. The captain winning the toss may choose to have a ball first as there are strong chances of rain.
Match Prediction :
Match:- Somerset to win the match