SOM vs NOT, HAM vs LAN Dream11 Team | English ODD Cup Semifinal Matches Preview, Fantasy Teams
By Akshay Singh
English One-Day Cup Semifinal 1 and 2 Predictions
The English One-Day Cup has reached into its semifinal stage. The tournament which started on April 17 which saw teams from North Group and South Group competing for one glory, has reached its business end with the final scheduled to take place on May 25.
The first semifinal will see Nottinghamshire going up against Somerset at the Trent Bridge in Nottingham, whereas, the second semifinal will witness a pulsating clash between the defending champions Hampshire and Lancashire which will be played at the Rose Bowl in Southampton.
SOM vs NOT Team News
Somerset have announced an unchanged 14-man squad for this game.
Harry Gurney and Ben Slater are back in the 15-man squad for Nottinghamshire.
Head to Head
Matches Played- 58
Somerset won- 31
Nottinghamshire won- 22
No Result- 05
Where – Trent Bridge, Nottingham
When – May 12, Sunday at 03:30 PM IST
SOM vs NOT Playing 11 & SQUADS
Somerset Playing 11: (Probable)
James Hildreth, Tom Abell, Tom Banton, Roelof van der Merwe, Peter Trego, Josh Davey, Lewis Gregory, Craig Overton, Azhar Ali, George Bartlett, Jamie Overton.
Tom Abell (c), Peter Trego, Roelof van der Merwe., Azhar Ali, Tom Banton, George Bartlett, Jamie Overton, Dom Bess, Josh Davey, James Hildreth, Craig Overton, Tim Groenewald, Lewis Gregory, Ben Green.
Nottinghamshire Playing 11: (Probable)
Joe Clarke, Tom Moores, Harry Gurney, Chris Nash, Luke Fletcher, Steven Mullaney, James Pattinson, Jake Ball, Samit Patel, Ben Slater, Alex Hales.
Steven Mullaney(c), Luke Wood, Tom Moores, Ben Slater, Alex Hales, Samit Patel, Luke Fletcher, Ben Duckett, Joe Clarke, James Pattinson, Harry Gurney, Chris Nash, Zak Chappell, Matthew Carter, Jake Ball.
SOM vs NOT Dream11 Team
Recent form– W, W, W, W, L, L, L, W, W
In the batting department, James Hildreth has done wonders for Somerset this season scoring 387 runs from 9 innings at an average of 43.
Crag Overton has delivered with both bat and ball. He has 193 runs from 8 innings and has got 18 wickets this season.
With 10 wickets from 9 matches, Josh Davey is the second highest wicket-taker for Somerset this season.
All-rounder Lewis Gregory has scalped 8 wickets and mustered 250 runs with the bat.
Veteran Peter Trego has also amassed 287 runs from 9 innings.
Their overseas recruit Azhar Ali has been a gem of a buy this season for Somerset as he has amassed 334 runs and scalped 6 wickets.
Recent form– W, W, W, W, W, L, NR, W
Ben Slater from just 3 innings amassed 257 runs against his name. He averages 85.66 and has a highest score of 100.
With 326 runs, Joe Clarke has been the leading run-getter for this team and is averaging 46.57.
Tom Moores in just 7 innings amassed 265 runs at an average of 44.16.
All-rounder Samit Patel has scored 206 runs from just 6 innings and scalped 8 wickets.
Steven Mullaney has been pretty good with the bat as he has got 276 runs from 7 innings at an average of 51.75.
With 16 wickets to his name, Luke Fletcher is the leading wicket-taker for the Notts.
Jake Ball and James Pattinson have accumulated 21 wickets between them.
HAM vs LAN Team News
Lancashire have announced a 14-man squad for this game.
Hampshire have been boosted by the inclusion of regular skipper James Vince who has been released from the English squad to feature in this match.
Where – The Rose Bowl, Southampton
When – May 12, Sunday at 04:00 PM IST
HAM vs LAN Playing 11 & SQUADS
Hampshire Playing 11: (Probable)
Aiden Markram, James Vince, Rilee Rossouw, Sam Northeast, James Fuller, Mason Crane, Kyle Abbott, Tom Alsop, Liam Dawson, Gareth Berg/Fidel Edwards.
James Vince(c), Aneurin Donald, Liam Dawson, Gareth Berg, Fidel Edwards, Kyle Abbott, Joe Weatherley, Tom Alsop, James Fuller, Mason Crane, Sam Northeast, Rilee Rossouw, Brad Taylor.
Lancashire Playing 11: (Probable)
Matthew Parkinson, Dane Vilas, Josh Bohannon, Graham Onions, Steven Croft, Keaton Jennings, Rob Jones, Liam Livingstone, Saqib Mahmood, James Anderson, Jake Lehmann
Dane Vilas (c), James Anderson, Josh Bohannon, Steven Croft, Richard Gleeson, Haseeb Hameed, Keaton Jennings, Rob Jones, Jake Lehmann, Liam Livingstone, Saqib Mahmood, Graham Onions, Matt Parkinson, Stephen Parry.
HAM vs LAN Dream11 Team
Recent form– W, W, W, W, L, W, W, W
The pair of James Vince and Aiden Markram has been piling runs at will for Hampshire.
James Vince is in the English squad who is playing against Pakistan. However, Aiden Markram is still with Hampshire and has accumulated 466 runs from 8 innings at an average of 58.25.
Liam Dawson has amassed 246 runs from just 6 innings and has taken 17 wickets.
Kyle Abbott has delivered goods with the ball as he has taken 20 wickets from 8 matches at an economy rate of 5.74.
Tom Alsop is another batsman who has accumulated over 300 runs in this season.
Recent form– L, L, W, W, W, W, W, L, W
With an aggregate of 506 runs at an average of 84.33 from 8 innings, Steven Croft is the leading run-getter for Lancashire.
Saqib Mahmood has impressed everyone this season by scalping 25 wickets from 9 matches. His best figures are 6 for 25. He has twin five-wicket haul and a 4 wicket haul to his name.
Skipper Dane Vilas has also been in a magnificent touch with 424 runs to his name from 8 innings.
Keaton Jennings has amassed 353 runs from 9 innings in this season.
Matt Parkinson is the second highest wicket-taker for Lancashire with 11 scalps to his name.
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