Match Preview By Kunal,
Oval Invincibles Vs London Spirit:
Welcome to the match prediction & preview of Oval Invincibles and London Spirit will feature in the second match of the 2nd edition of The Hundred at the Kennington Oval in London on 4th Aug. The two teams last met each other in the previous season, where Oval Invincibles won by 2 wickets.
If we will talk about the last session, Oval invincible finished at the fourth spot of the first edition under the captaincy of Sam Billings. Oval invincible picked up 4 wins, 3 losses, and 1 no result out of 8 matches. The Invincibles were so close yet far from getting into the knockouts in the first edition. However, they will hope to change all those misfortunes this season.
On the other side, London Spirit picked up only 1 win, 6 losses, and 1 no result out of 8 matches and had a very bad tournament last year as they finished dead last in the points table. Under the captaincy of Eoin Morgan, London Spirit will try to forget last year’s performance and will look for a fresh start in the current season.
In today’s match, both teams would like to kick start their tournament with a win.
Oval: Sam Billings (c & wk), Jason Roy, Rilee Rossouw, Jack Leaning, Joran Cox, Sam Curran, Sunil Narine, Danny Briggs, Reece Topley, Tom Curran, Mohammad Hasnain.
London: Eoin Morgan(c), Daniel Bell-Drummond, Ben McDermott (wk), Dan Lawrence, Glenn Maxwell, Ravi Bopara, Kieron Pollard, Liam Dawson, Brad Wheal, Blake Cullen, Mason Crane.
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 19°C and humidity will be 60%. The speed of the wind will be around 15 km/h and the sky will be mostly cloudy.
The surface of the Kennington Oval, London is batting friendly. We can expect a fair scoring game and bowlers will need to vary their line and lengths to get successful. It might swing in the powerplay. The skippers will look for a chase after winning the toss.
Match Time: 11:00 PM (IST)
Live Streaming: SONY TEN Network, Sony LIV app
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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.