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Kent Spitfires will begin their T20 Vitality Blast journey on Friday (July 06) against Surrey at Kennington Oval, London. The match will start at 11:00 PM IST. This will be the second game for Surrey. Their first match is scheduled against Middlesex.
Jade Dernbach led Surrey is 2003 winners and ended up 2nd in the South Group last season. With two overseas players – Aaron Finch and Nic Maddinson, they would be eyeing on the title this year. However, Aaron Finch will miss the first few games as he is leading Australia for the Tri-series in Zimbabwe.
Kent Spitfires are 2007 title winners and lost to Middlesex by 3 runs in 2008 final at Ageas Bowl. Playing under Sam Billings, Spitfires have three big overseas names – C Brathwaite, M Stoinis and Adam Milne. Carlos Brathwaite will be available for opening 4 matches only while M Stoinis will miss a couple of opening matches. Kent has two big hitters in the likes of all-rounder Darren Steven and Heino Kuhn while James Tredwell and I Qayyum will lead the attack with the ball.
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Kennington Oval, London has a wicket that favors both-batting and bowling. The pitch assists both batsmen and bowlers alike. The average first innings score at this venue is 150. South Africa has recorded the highest total at this venue against Scotland- 211/5.
Avg 1st inn score: 150
Avg 2nd inn score: 133
Highest Total: 211/5 (20 Ov) by RSA vs Sco
Lowest Total: 81/10 (15.4 Ov) by Sco vs RSA
Highest Chased: 173/5 (19.3 Ov) by Eng vs WI
Lowest Defended: 113/5 (20 Ov) by WI vs Eng
Kent Spitfires have signed Carlos Brathwaite and Adam Milne for the upcoming season. Both the players have joined the squad.
Surrey has named 14 members squad. Sam Curran has returned back for national duty. Wicket-keeper Jamie Smith comes in the squad.
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Dernbach, Batty, Borthwick, Burns, Clarke, Dunn, Foakes, Jacks, Morkel, Patel, Pillans, Pope, Smith, van der Bergh
Sam Billings (c/wk), Carlos Brathwaite, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Alex Blake, Joe Denly, Sean Dickson, Calum Haggett, Heino Kuhn, Adam Milne, Harry Podmore, Imran Qayyum, Ivan Thomas
The probable SUR vs KET playing 11 is listed below.
Wicket-keeper: Ben Foakes
Batsmen: Rory Burns, Ollie Pope, Will Jacks, Jamie Smith
All-rounder: Scott Borthwick, Rikki Clarke,
Bowlers: Morne Morkel, Gareth Batty, Jade Dernbach (c),
Wicket-keeper: Sam Billings
Batsmen: D Bell-Drummond, H Kuhn, Alex Blake, Sean Dickson
All-rounder: C Brathwaite
Bowlers: H Podmore, I Qayyum
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