The 2021 Vitality Blast is the 2021 season of the T20 Blast, a professional Twenty20 cricket league being played in England and Wales. It is the fourth season in which the domestic T20 competition, run by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), is branded as the Vitality Blast due to the tournament’s sponsorship deal. The Notts Outlaws are the defending champions.
The 2021 edition will feature 18 different county teams. These teams are divided into two groups: North Division and South Division, consisting of nine teams each. The defending champions Notts Outlaws belong to the North Division group.
The tournament will commence on 9th June 2021 and the league stage will end on 18th July 2021. The top four teams from each group will qualify for the Quarter Finals which are scheduled from 24 August 2021 to 27 August 2021. Interestingly, both the Semi-Finals and the Final will be played on the same day on 18th September 2021 at Edgbaston in Birmingham.
The 107 matches of the English T20 Blast is going to be played between Hampshire vs Somerset on 9 July 2021.
Date: 9 July 2021
Timings: 11:30 PM
Venue: The Rose Bowl, Southampton
The T20 Blast 2021 will not have a live telecast in India. The fans can enjoy the live streaming of the T20 tournament on the Fancode app.
The weather is going to be normal with a maximum temperature of 20 degrees Celsius and a minimum temperature of 14 degrees Celsius.
The pitch is going to be batting friendly as it provides consistent bounce to the batters.
Somerset is currently placed at the fifth position on the points table of this season of the English T20 Blast whereas Hampshire is currently placed at the eighth spot on the points table.
Somerset played six matches in this season of the English T20 Blast where they were able to win two matches while Hampshire also played six matches in this season where they managed to win only one game.
Both the teams have played eighteen matches against each other till now where Somerset won twelve matches and Hampshire won six games.
Lewis Gregory (C), Tom Banton (WK), George Bartlett, Eddie Byrom, Devon Conway, Josh Davey, Marchant de Lange, Lewis Goldsworthy, Ben Green, James Hildreth, Tom Lammonby, Jack Leach, Craig Overton, Will Smeed and Max Waller.
James Vince (C), D Arcy Short, Joe Weatherley, Lewis McManus (WK), James Fuller, Ryan Stevenson, Mason Crane, Chris Wood, Bradley Wheal, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Prest, Toby Albert and Scott Currie.
Lewis Gregory (C), Tom Banton (WK), George Bartlett, Devon Conway, Josh Davey, Marchant de Lange, Lewis Goldsworthy, James Hildreth, Tom Lammonby, Jack Leach, Craig Overton.
James Vince (C), D Arcy Short, Joe Weatherley, Lewis McManus (WK), James Fuller, Ryan Stevenson, Mason Crane, Chris Wood, Bradley Wheal, Colin de Grandhomme, Scott Currie.
James Hildreth is a right-handed openings batsman from Somerset. He has smashed 169 runs in this tournament so far.
Tom Banton is a right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman from Somerset who opens the innings for them. He has achieved 33 runs in this tournament so far.
James Vince is a right-handed batsman from Hampshire who leads the team. He has smacked 126 runs in this tournament so far.
Mason Crane is the key bowler from Hampshire who bowls right-arm leg-spin with the ball. He has grabbed 7 wickets in this tournament so far.
Captain – James Hildreth, James Vince
Vice-Captain – Mason Crane, Tom Banton
HAM VS SOM Dream11 Probable Winner
Both the teams are equally strong. But SOM has a better record than HAM. So there are chances that SOM will win this match.
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