Derbyshire needs to win this match to move up in the points table.
Derbyshire will take on Glamorgan in the Group 1 contest of the English One Day Cup 2021 on Friday. Derbyshire are undergoing a rough patch at the moment having lost 3 back to back matches on the trot. The spirits are low in their group as they lost to Warwickshire by 8 wickets in their previous home fixture. They are currently sitting at the bottom of the table with no points.
Meanwhile, Glamorgan’s two-match winning streak has been ended by Somerset on Wednesday. Chasing 180 runs where the match was reduced to 37 overs per side, Glamorgan lost the match in a bail-biting contest by one run. With 2 wins and a loss, they are placed themselves at the 2nd spot in the standings with 4 points.
Derbyshire vs Glamorgan, Group 1
Venue: County Ground, Derby
Date &Time: July 30th at 3:30 PM IST and 11:00 AM local time
Live Streaming: Youtube/Team website
It’s an evenly poised surface where both batters and bowlers will get a fair share of assistance. Batting second will give teams more chances of winning the match. Anything over 260 is a good competitive score on this wicket.
Probable Playing XIs DER vs GLA:
Harry Came, Tom Wood, Brooke Guest (wk), Fynn Hudson-Prentice, Alex Hughes (c), Anuj Dal, Nils Priestley, Matie Mckiernan, Ravi Rampaul, Connor Marshall, Ben Aitchison
Hamish Rutherford, Nick Selman, Steven Reingold, Kiran Carlson (c), Billy Root, Sam Pearce, Tom Cullen (wk), Joe Cooke, Lukas Carey, Michael Hogan, Andy Gorvin
DER vs GLA Top Picks for DER vs GLA Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Derbyshire
Fynn Hudson-Prentice has been impressive in the last two matches with his all-round performances with two back-to-back half-centuries and picked up 3 wickets as well.
Brooke Guest is in decent nick with the bat having scored 117 runs in 3 matches at an average of 39 with the highest score of 74.
Top Picks – Glamorgan
Overseas signing, Hamish Rutherford has managed to score one half-century in the last 3 matches for Glamorgan. Overall in this tournament, he has scored 101 runs in 3 matches with the highest score of 86.
Michael Hogan has been sensational with the ball in this tournament. 40-year-old right-arm quick has scalped 9 wickets in 3 matches at an economy of 3.26 with the best figures of 4 for 33.
DER vs GLA Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for DER vs GLA Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Brooke Guest (vc), Tom Cullen, Hamish Rutherford (c), Kiran Carlson, Billy Root, Harry Came, Fynn Hudson-Prentice, Joe Cooke, Ravi Rampaul, Michael Hogan, Ben Aitchison
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for DER vs GLA Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Brooke Guest, Tom Cullen, Hamish Rutherford, Nick Selman, Kiran Carlson (vc), Tom Wood, Fynn Hudson-Prentice (c), Joe Cooke, Michael Hogan, Lukas Carey, Connor Marshall
DER vs GLA Risky Captaincy Choices:
Harry Came has scored 53 runs in 3 matches so far in this tournament. He is a risky captaincy pick for your fantasy teams.
Tom Cullen will strengthen Glamorgan’s middle order. In 3 matches so far in this competition, he has accumulated 95 runs at an average of 47.5, you can take a risk and pick him as your fantasy team skipper.
Player you should avoid:
Andy Gorvin went wicketless in the last 2 matches. Considering his current form it’s better to avoid him while making your fantasy teams.
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Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.