SUR vs SOM Dream11 Prediction: Match Details, Stats, And Dream Team
The Royal London One-Day Cup held in England and Wales is a limited 50-over cricket tournament that is organized by the England and Wales Cricket Board. The tournament includes 18 English first-class counties that play matches against each other. The tournament was started in 2014, and the current season is the 7th season of the Royal London Cup organized every year. Somerset is the defending champion of the One Day Cup having won the last edition of the tournament held in 2019.
The 18 English first-class counties participating in the tournament are divided into two groups of 9 teams each. Every team from a group faces the other 8 teams in a round-robin format in the league stages, 3 teams from each group at the top of the points table move on to the knockouts. The tournament started on 22nd July 2021 will be played till 19th August 2021. The 46th match of the tournament will be played between Somerset and Surrey in Cardiff.
- Match Name: Royal London One-Day Cup
- Date: Thursday, 5th August 2021
- Timings: 3:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: The Oval, London
The Royal London Cup 2021 will not have a live telecast in India. However, the fans can enjoy the live streaming on the respective teams’ YouTube channels.
The Oval pitch is a bowling-friendly pitch and it is seen that teams fielding first win a majority of the matches. Hence, the team that wins the toss will choose to field first.
The Oval ground is expected to have light showers on matchday with a maximum temperature of 20 degrees Celsius and a minimum temperature of 14 degrees Celsius with 78 percent humidity.
SUR vs SOM Dream11 Prediction – Preview:
Somerset and Surrey are both strong teams from Group B. While both the teams have won 2 out of their 3 matches, Surrey is currently leading the table and Somerset is at the third position due to a simple difference in NRR. Somerset is clearly in better form than Surrey, not having lost a single match out of their past 5 matches. Also, they have won all the past 5 head-to-head matches against Surrey and show they are a much stronger side as compared to Surrey. The match will be live-streamed on YouTube for viewers and highlights, scores, and real-time match videos can be found on ECB’s website, provided you have a membership for the same.
SUR vs SOM Dream11 Prediction – Squads:
Surrey – Ben Geddes, Hashim Amla, Jason Roy, Laurie Evans, Nico Reifer, Rory Burns, Ryan Patel, Cameron Steel, Jordan Clark, Rikki Clarke, Sam Curran, Tim David, Will Jacks, Ben Foakes (WK), Jamie Smith (WK), Ollie Pope (WK), Amar Virdi, Conor McKerr, Daniel Moriarty, Gareth Batty (C), Gus Atkinson, James Taylor, Jamie Overton, Kemar Roach, Kyle Jamieson, Liam Plunkett, Matt Dunn, Nicholas Kimber, Reece Topley, Sean Abbott, Tom Curran
Somerset – Devon Conway (WK), Eddie Byrom, George Bartlett, James Hildreth, Sam Young, Tom Banton (WK), Tom Lammonby, Will Smeed, Ben Green, Kasey Aldridge, Lewis Goldsworthy, Lewis Gregory (C), Ned Leonard, Roelof van der Merwe, Tom Abell, Steven Davies (WK), Craig Overton, Jack Brooks, Jack Leach, Josh Davey, Marchant de Lange, Max Waller, Ollie Sale
SUR vs SOM Dream11 Prediction – Probable Playing XI:
Surrey – Hashim Amla, Mark Stoneman, Ryan Patel, Jamie Smith, Rikki Clarke, Nico Reifer, Tim David, Conor McKerr, Nicholas Kimber, Daniel Moriarty, Matt Dunn
Somerset – Steven Davies, Sam Young, James Rew, James Hildreth, Lewis Goldsworthy, Eddie Byrom, Ben Green, Kasey Aldridge, George Drissell, Josh Davey, Sonny Baker
SUR vs SOM Dream11 Prediction – Captain Picks
- Captain: Tim David
- Vice Captains: Ryan Patel
SUR vs SOM Dream11 Prediction – Dream Team:
- WK – Steven Davies
- Batsmen – Tim David, Mark Stoneman, James Hildreth, Eddie Byrom
- All Rounders – Ryan Patel, Rikki Clarke, Ben Green
- Bowlers – Conor McKerr, Josh Davey, Sonny Baker
SUR vs SOM Dream11 Prediction – Probable Winner:
Somerset is the defending champion of the Royal London Cup and has an excellent head-to-head record against Surrey. Hence, it is expected that Somerset will easily win the upcoming match against Surrey and take a lead in the points table.