Here comes the final game of Tuesday (15th September) in T20 Blast 2020. It is Northamptonshire, who are locking horns against Worcestershire. Both teams are in desperate need of this victory to better their chances for the next level of the tournament. For the same, they have equipped their lineups with a few star players.
It has been a wonderful season so far for Northamptonshire. With four straight wins, the side has nearly booked a place for itself in the quarterfinals. All of them are in exceptional form and looking to seal yet another victory for their side tonight, especially, in home conditions.
On the other hand, Worcestershire has tasted their first-ever victory of the season in the last game and are looking to continue their momentum. With both teams having their own reasons to win, it is expected to be a cracker of a contest.
T20 Blast 2020: Northamptonshire vs Worcestershire – Match Details
In the T20 Blast 2020 Central Group, Northamptonshire and Worcestershire will face each other at County Ground, Northampton on Tuesday evening. This match will begin at 18:30 PM local time (23:00 IST).
T20 Blast 2020: Northamptonshire vs Worcestershire – Pitch Report
The pitch looked slow with some good assistance for the spinners in the last game. The batting second will be easier, as per the stats at this venue. However, with the pitch being slow off late, there are good chances for the bowlers to deliver.
T20 Blast 2020: Northamptonshire vs Worcestershire – Full Squads
Worcestershire – Hamish Rutherford, Riki Wessels, Jake Libby, Ben Cox(w), Ross Whiteley, Brett D’Oliveira, Daryl Mitchell, Ed Barnard(c), Adam Finch, Patrick Brown, Charlie Morris, Josh Tongue, Ben Twohig, Dillon Pennington
Northamptonshire (NOR): Ricardo Vasconcelos, Adam Rossington, Ben Curran, Emilio Gay, Charlie Thurston, Richard Levi, Alex Wakely, Paul Stirling, Saif Zaib, Rob Keogh, Tom Sole, Luke Procter, Joshua Cobb, Brandon Glover, Nathan Buck, Brett Hutton, Blessing Muzarabani, Jack White, Gareth Berg, Ben Sanderson, Graeme White, Simon Kerrigan
T20 Blast 2020: Northamptonshire vs Worcestershire – Predicted XI
Northamptonshire – Richard Levi, Paul Stirling, Joshua Cobb (c), Adam Rossington (wk), Alex Wakely, Tom Sole, Rob Keogh, Luke Procter, Graeme White, Nathan Buck, Ben Sanderson
Worcestershire – Hamish Rutherford, Riki Wessels, Jake Libby, Brett D’Oliveira, Ben Cox (wk), Ross Whiteley, Ed Barnard (c), Daryl Mitchell, Dillon Pennington, Patrick Brown, Charlie Morris
T20 Blast 2020: Northamptonshire vs Worcestershire – Fantasy Tips
They had a tough game last night but, without any further doubts, we have Richard Levi, Paul Stirling and Cobb, who has to be placed on your team for their fantastic effort so far in the tournament. In bowling, Buck and Glover are doing the job consistently. Adding Rossington, Northamptonshire looks very strong on the paper.
For the first time, they tasted success in the last game with the help of Ben Cox’s half-century and decent knocks from Rutherford and Libby. In bowling, Brown led the way alongside the captain Ed Barnard. They need to perform out of their skins to seal a win against tough Northamptonshire.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain – Paul Stirling, Cobb
Vice-captain – Levi, Libby
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket: