Match Preview By Kunal,
Welsh Fire vs Birmingham Phoenix:
Welcome to the match prediction & preview of Welsh Fire vs Birmingham Phoenix will feature in the 12th match of the 2nd edition of The Hundred at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on 13th Aug. The two teams last met each other in the previous season, where Birmingham Phoenix W won by 93 runs.
If you talk about performance, Welsh Fire stands in the bottom position on the points table with 0 points. They have played 2 matches till now, in which they have lost both. In the previous game, they lost the game against Oval Invincible by 39 runs.
On the other side, Birmingham Phoenix is now at the 4th position on the points table of the current season with 2 points. They have played 2 matches till now, in which they won one and lost one match. In the last match against Southern Brave, they won by 53 runs.
In this match, Welsh Fire will look for the win and will try to come back from the previous loss. On the other side, Birmingham Phoenix will look to win and keep the winning momentum.
Welsh Fire: Joe Clarke, Tom Banton (wk), Ollie Pope, Ben Duckett(c), David Miller, Joshua Cobb, Ryan Higgins, Adam Zampa, David Payne, Jake Ball, George Scrimshaw.
Birmingham Phoenix: Will Smeed, Matthew Wade, Moeen Ali (c), Liam Livingstone, Chris Benjamin (wk), Miles Hammond, Benny Howell, Tom Helm, Henry Brookes, Kane Richardson, Imran Tahir.
Welsh Fire: 0
Birmingham Phoenix: 1
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 24°C and humidity will be 48%. The speed of the wind will be around 4 km/h and the sky will be mostly cloudy.
The Sophia Gardens in Cardiff has a bat-friendly surface. We can anticipate a competitive scoring game, with bowlers needing to change their line and lengths to be successful. In the powerplay, it may swing. After winning the toss, the captains will look for a chase.
Match Time: 10:30 PM (IST)
Live Streaming: Fancode app
Birmingham Phoenix will win
Disclaimer: This prediction is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While making your prediction, consider the points mentioned, and make your own decision.