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GLA vs SOM Dream11 Match Predictions English T20 Blast|GLA vs SOM Dream11 Team

By Yash Mittal

GLA vs SOM Dream11 Match Predictions

T20 Vitality Blast, 2018

Glamorgan vs Somerset, South Group

Glamorgan will take on Somerset in a South Group Vitality Blast fixture what is expected to be a pulsating clash.

Both teams have had an indifferent start to their 2018 Vitality Blast campaign. While Glamorgan finds themselves at the fifth position with two wins and one loss, Somerset have managed just 1 win in three games and will hope to get some winning momentum against GLA.

Venue:- Sophia Gardens, Cardiff

Match Timings:- Friday, July 20th, 2018, 11:00 PM IST

Glamorgan overcame Essex by two wickets in their last fixture after they successfully chased down 171 thanks to a 29-ball-60 by wicket-keeper batsman Chris Cooke.

Somerset, on the other hand, came up short in their last fixture against Gloucestershire as their bowlers were unable to defend 115 in a rain-curtailed encounter.

Pitch Conditions

The Pitch at Sophia Gardens showed considerable movement off the pitch in the initial overs during the recently concluded England vs India T20. The average first inning score here in five T20s is 145 and 141 while chasing. Teams batting first have won on two occasions while chasing team have won on three occasions.

GLA vs SOM Team News

  • Glamorgan has named a 13 man squad for their Vitality Blast fixture against Somerset.
  • Somerset have named an unchanged squad following their win against Middlesex in the last Vitality fixture.

Squads:-

Glamorgan:

Colin Ingram(c), Joe Burns, Usman Khawaja, Chris Cooke(wk), Craig Meschede, Kiran Carlson, Graham Wagg, Lawlor, Michael Hogan, Aneurin Donald, Ruaidhiri Smith, Andrew Salter, Timm van der Gugten.

Somerset:

Tom Abell, Lewis Gregory (c)Corey Anderson, James Hildreth, Johann Myburgh, Craig Overton, Jamie Overton, Peter Trego, Roelof van der Merwe, Paul van Meekeren, Max Waller, Josh Davey, Steve Davies

GLA vs SOM Playing 11

Here’s how both teams might line-up for GLA vs SOM, South Group encounter.

GLA:-

Wicket-keeper: Chris Cooke

Batsmen: S Marsh, U Khawaja, D Lloyd, M Hogan, A Donald, C Meschede

All-rounder: Colin Ingram (c)

Bowlers: Andrew Salter, Timm van der Gugten, Graham Wagg

SOM:-

Wicket-keeper: Steven Davies

Batsmen: James Hildreth, Johann Myburgh, Tom Abell

All-rounder: Corey Anderson, Roelof van der Merwe, Peter Trego

Bowlers: Max Waller, Lewis Gregory (c), Craig Overton, Jamie Overton

GLA vs SOM Key Players

  • For Glamorgan, Hogan, Wagg and Gugten will be key in bowling while Donald, Cooke and Colin Ingram will spearhead the batting department.
  • As far as Somerset is concerned, Corey Anderson, James Hildreth and Steven Davies will be crucial in batting while Lewis Gregory and Jamie Overton will spearhead the bowling.
  • Max Waller is set to make his 100th appearance and requires just two wickets for his 100th victim.

GLA vs SOM Dream11 Team

Yash Mittal

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