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The upcoming North group fixture of Royal London One Day Cup 2018 will feature the clash between Worcestershire and Leicestershire tomorrow (May 29) at New Road Worcester. It is an encounter between the first placed team and bottom-placed team.
With 3 wins in 4 games, Worcestershire is the table topper in the North Group. They have only lost to Durham by 9 runs in a rain-affected match and are coming after registering a win in the last encounter.
Leicestershire is still looking to return to winning ways. After a winning start to the tournament, they have lost three consecutive matches. They lost their last encounter against Yorkshire by 9 wickets and would be desperate for a win.
The Worcestershire and Leicestershire clash will begin at 03:30 PM IST/11:00 AM Local.
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Worcestershire has named a 13 members squad to face of Leicestershire tomorrow. Travis Head will miss out tomorrow’s game and a couple of other games down the line. He has returned for the national duty. Callum Ferguson has been roped in to fill in his place.
Leicestershire Foxes have named a 13 members squad with the return of G Griffiths and D Klein. Richard Jones who dislocated his finger in an injury against Yorkshire will miss out the clash.
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Moeen Ali, Joe Clarke, Callum Ferguson, Tom Fell, Daryl Mitchell, Brett D’Oliveira, Ben Cox (wk), Ross Whiteley, Ed Barnard, Joe Leach, Josh Tongue, Pat Brown, Charlie Morris
C Ackermann, Eckersley, Aaron, Cosgrove, Delport, Dexter, Griffiths, Horton, Parkinson, Javid, Klein, Raine, Wells
The probable WOR vs LEI playing 11 is listed below.
Wicketkeeper: Benn Cox
Batsmen- R Whiteley, Joe Clarke, Tom Fell,
All-rounder- B D’Oliveira, D Mitchell, Moeen Ali,
Bowlers- Ed Barnard, Joe Leach (c), Charlie Morris, Josh Tongue/Patt Brown
Wicketkeeper- N Eckersley
Batsmen- P Horton, T Wells, C Delport, M Cosgrove (Doubt: M Carberry)
All-rounder- C Ackerman, N Dexter
Bowlers- Ben Raine, C Parkinson, V Aaron, G Griffith
For Leicestershire, the top contributors with the bat are skipper Paul Horton, C Ackermann, M Cosgrove and ned Eckersley. P Horton has scored a century so far while M Cosgrove scored 84 off 88 deliveries along with Ned Eckersley and Neil Dexter contributing 50 each in the last game.
In bowling, G Griffiths, V Aaron, and B Raine will be the key. Griffiths has 6 wickets in his bag in two games and was given rest in the last game. C Delport was the only wicket-taker in the last game.
For Worcestershire, Joe Clarke, Ross Whiteley, and Ben Cox will be the key batters. D Mitchell scored unbeaten 102* in 118 deliveries against Lancashire in the last game. Also, BD Oliviera can create a difference with his all-around performance.
In bowling, Ed Barnard, Joe Leach, and BD Oliviera will be crucial. Ed Barnard has taken 6 wickets now. Josh Tongue, Ed Barnard, and Brett D’Oliviera shared two wickets each in the last game.
In wicket keeping, both will be a good choice. However, prefer Ben Cox.
In batsmen, R Whiteley, P Horton, Joe Clarke and T Fell will be a perfect choice.
In all-rounder, B Oliveira, D Mitchell, and Neil Dexter will be a safe bet.
In bowling, Ed Barnard, Ben Raine and V Aaron/G Griffith will be good choices.
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