When and where:
In another South group clash of Royal One Day Cup 2018 tomorrow (May 29), Kent and Somerset will face each other at St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury. The match will start at 06:30 PM IST or 02:00 PM Local.
Somerset is placed second with 3 wins in 5 matches. They won their last encounter by 53 runs against Middlesex and would be looking to carry forward their momentum.
On contrary, Kent has 2 wins and 2 losses in a total of 4 matches so far. After a terrible start to the tournament, Spitfires have returned to the winning track after two consecutive wins in last two games. They would be looking to continue the momentum when they face Somerset tomorrow.
Let’s move forwards to KET vs SOM team news and KET vs SOM dream11 prediction.
Kent has named a 14 man squad to face off Somerset tomorrow. Heino Kuhn who injured his arm in the last game will have a fitness test prior to the match. Sam Billings who was busy in IPL has also returned and will have a fitness test before the match.
Somerset has also named an unchanged 13 members squad.
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Banton, Davies, Green, Gregory, Hildreth, Myburgh, C Overton, J Overton, Renshaw, Trego, VD Merwe, V Meekeren, Waller
Daniel Bell-Drummond, Zak Crawley, Joe Denly, Heino Kuhn, Sean Dickson, Sam Billings, Alex Blake, Darren Stevens, Calum Haggett, Adam Rouse, Matt Henry, Harry Podmore, Mitch Claydon, Imran Qayyum
The probable KET vs SOM playing 11 is listed below.
Wicketkeeper: Adam Rouse
Batsmen- Daniel Bell-Drummond, Zak Crawley, Alex Blake, Joe Denly (c), (Doubt: Heino Kuhn)
All-rounder- Calum Haggett, Darren Stevens,
Bowlers- Matt Henry, Sean Dickson, Mitchell Claydon,
Wicketkeeper- Steven Davies
Batsmen- James Hildreth, Johann Myburgh, Matt Renshaw, Tom Banton
All-rounder- Roelof van der Merwe, Peter Trego, Lewis Gregory (c), (Doubt: Ben Green)
Bowlers- Craig Overton, Jamie Overton, Paul van Meekeren, (Doubt: Max Waller, Tim Groenewald)
*As per the last encounter
For Kent, the top contributors with the bat are skipper Joe Denly, D Bell-Drummond, and H Kuhn. In four matches so far, Bell-Drummond has scored three fifties while skipper Joe Denly scored 150 against Glamorgan. Also, coming down the order, Sean Dickson contributed 68* off 41 deliveries in the last game.
In bowling, skipper Joe Denly, M Henry, M Claydon, and C Haggett will be the key. M Henry has 7 wickets and Haggett has taken 5 wickets so far.
For Somerset, J Myburgh, J Hildreth, P Trego and M Renshaw are the top contributors. They will be responsible for putting runs on the scoreboard. J Hildreth is the most run getter for Somerset while P Trego has scored three fifties so far.
In bowling, C Overton, T Groenewald, and P Trego will be crucial. However, T Groenewald missed the last match.
In wicket-keeping, Steve Davies will be a better choice as he comes up in the batting order.
In batsmen, Drummond, Joe Denly, J Hildreth J Myburgh/H Kuhn will be perfect. All are in a good form and are must-have options.
In all-rounder, P Trego, C Haggett, and R van der Merwe will be a safe bet.
In bowling, C Overton, M Henry, and M Claydon will be perfect.
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