The South Group match of the T20 Blast 2020 will be played between Kent and Sussex at the St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury.
This match is scheduled to start at 02:00 PM Local Time (06:30 PM IST) and will be streamed live on the FanCode.
Kent and Sussex will clash off in the South Group match of the T20 Blast 2020 on Saturday afternoon. The two teams faced off earlier in the tournament which went down to the wire with Kent getting away with a 1-run win. Currently, Kent is placed at the top of the points table having won three of the 5 matches they played while another two games ended without a result. It is the reason why they are the only team in the South Group which is unbeaten so far.
The pitch at St Lawrence Ground has been good for batting and the conditions in the night could be suitable for chasing big scores.
Average 1st Innings Score: 161 (Only completed game at this venue this season)
Record of Chasing Teams: Won – 1, Lost – 0, Tie – 0
Daniel Bell-Drumond, Jordan Cox, Zak Crawley, Joe Denly, Tim Groenewald, Fred Klaassen, Heino Kuhh, Jack Leaning, Hamidullah Qadri, Ollie Robinson, Grant Stewart
Bench: Alex Blake, Imran Qayyum, Calum Haggett
Luke Wright, Will Beer, Ravi Bopara, Ben Brown, George Garton, Chris Jordan, Calum MacLeod, Tymal Mills, Delray Rawlins, Ollie Robinson, David Wiese
Bench: Aaron Thomason, Stuart Meaker, Danny Briggs
Luke Wright has scored 240 runs in just 5 innings at brilliant strike rate of 148 thus far.
Daniel Bell-Drumond scored 228 runs in 5 innings this tournament at a strike rate of 180.
David Wiese is currently averaging 100+ in this tournament as he scored 201 runs from just 4 innings.
Kent team has a proper mixture of players in their XI unlike Sussex who lack reliable batsmen. If the pitch assists bowlers, Sussex’s batsmen could find themselves in trouble.
Kent is expected to win this match.
Best Bet:Kent to win the match @1.86 at 10Cric - 12 Units
Value Bet: Kent to win the match @1.83 at comeon! – 11 Units