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ESS vs SOM Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Updates For Match 80 of Vitality Blast

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ESS vs SOM Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Updates For Match 80 of Vitality Blast

Somerset are expected to win.

Preview

Essex will take on Somerset in the 80th match of the Vitality Blast. This match will be played at County Ground in Chelmsford. Essex are fourth in the table with five wins and three losses in eight matches. On the other hand, Somerset are third in the points table with five wins in eight matches. This promises to be an exciting match between these two sides. 

Match Information

Essex vs Somerset, South Group

Vitality Blast, 5 Jul 2024, Fri, 11:30 PM IST ,Chelmsford

Probable PlayingXI

Essex

D Elgar, T Westley, MJJ Critchley, PI Walter, Luke Benkenstein, DR Sams, SR Harmer, MS Pepper, Jordan Cox(C), AM Rossington, S Snater

Bench: NLJ Browne, FIN Khushi, Robin Das, Noah Thain, Jamal Richards, Samuel Cook, AP Beard, Ben Allison, JA Porter, CW Allison, E Bosch

Somerset

SR Dickson, TB Abell(C), Will Smeed, L Gregory, RE van der Merwe, M Pretorius, T Banton, James Rew, T Kohler-Cadmore, C Overton, JT Ball

Bench: ARI Umeed, Lewis Goldsworthy, Matt Renshaw, TA Lammonby, Kasey Aldridge, George Thomas-2, Ned Leonard, Sonny Baker, MJ Leach, Alfie Ogborne, JH Davey, Shoaib Bashir, BGF Green, J Thomas, Riley Meredith, Joshua Thomas

Injury News

will be added when there is an update

Weather Report

Clear Sky

Win Prediction

Somerset

Pitch Condition

Balanced

Avg 1st Inning Score

161

Pitch Report

The surface here will be good for batting and there will be plenty of runs on offer. Both sides will prefer chasing at this venue.

Captains

8.5

Daniel Sams ESS | all

Daniel Sams is a quality all-rounder and has a good record in this format. He will be a good captaincy pick for this match.

6.5

Will Smeed SOM | bat

Will Smeed is an aggressive batter at the top of the order and has scored 149 runs in six matches. Back him to do well.

Top

7

Michael-Kyle Pepper ESS | WK

Pepper is the leading run getter for Essex in this edition with 333 runs in eight matches at an average of 35.

8

Lewis Gregory SOM | ALL

Lewis Gregory will contribute points from both departments and he will be a top pick against this opposition.

Budget

7.5

Paul Walter ESS | all

Paul Walter has picked up 11 wickets in eight matches and can also be handy with the bat.

8

Ben Green SOM | bat

Ben Green has picked up 14 wickets in six matches and will be a handy budget pick.

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9

Tom Westley

ESS | BAT

8

Shoaib Bashir

SOM | BOWL

Head To Head

Players
11/11

Team 1

6 : 5

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12/100

Adam Rossington

8

Tom Banton

9

Michael-Kyle Pepper

7

Jordan Cox

8

Tom Kohler-Cadmore

7

Tom Abell

8.5

Paul Walter

7.5

Daniel Sams

8.5

Roelof van der Merwe

8

Shane Snater

8.5

Craig Overton

8

Mega League

Players
11/11

Team 1

6 : 5

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Adam Rossington

8

Tom Banton

9

Jordan Cox

8

Tom Kohler-Cadmore

7

Dean Elgar

9

Will Smeed

6.5

Paul Walter

7.5

Daniel Sams

8.5

Shane Snater

8.5

Jake Ball

8.5

Riley Meredith

8.5

DISCLAIMER

This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.

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