Kent vs Lancashire Match Preview by Anuj:
Welcome to the match preview of Kent Vs Lancashire will feature in the Final match of The Royal London One-Day Cup 2022 at The Trent Bridge in Nottingham on 17th Sept. The two teams last met in the group stage, where Kent won by 2 wickets.
If we talk about performance, Kent finished in the 3rd position on the points table with 9 points in the group stage. They played 8 matches in which they won 4, lost 3 and 1 no result. In the semifinal, they won the game against Hampshire by 3 wickets in a nail-biting contest. Oliver Robinson (95 runs in 89 balls) and Darren Stevens (84 runs in65 balls) helped to chase the target of 311 runs against Hampshire.
On the other side, Lancashire finished in the 2nd position on the points table with 11 points in the group stage. They played 8 matches in which they won 5, lost 2 and 1 no result. In the semifinal, they won the game against Sussex by 65 runs. Dane Vilas made the highest run and knocked century (121 runs in 99 balls) in a very critical situation and Lancashire reached to 319 runs in 50 Overs. Liam Hurt took the highest 3 wickets for Lancashire and helped to defend the totals.
In today’s match, Both teams will like to win and capture the trophy. Recently, Lancashire missed the chance to capture the trophy in Vitality T20 Blast.
Kent vs Lancs Probable XI:
Kent: Joey Evison, Ben Compton, Oliver Robinson (wk), Joe Denly (c), Alex Blake, Darren Stevens, Grant Stewart, Harry Finch, Harry Podmore, Hamidullah Qadri, Nathan Gilchrist .
Lancashire: Luke Wells, Keaton Jennings (c), Josh Bohannon, Steven Croft, Dane Vilas, Liam Hurt, George Balderson, George Lavelle (wk), Danny Lamb, Will Williams, Tom Bailey
Kent vs Lancs H2H Record:
Nottingham Weather Report:
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 13°C and humidity will be 51%. The speed of the wind will be around 14 km/h and the sky will be cloudy.
Trent Bridge Pitch Report:
The Trent Bridge in Nottingham is usually a high-scoring venue and batters will favor playing out there given the small boundaries and good conditions. The skipper winning the toss will be looking to chase down as the pitch stays almost the same throughout the game.
Match Time: 03:30 PM (IST)
Live Streaming: Fancode App
Kent 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.