On Wednesday (2nd September) afternoon, Lancashire Lightning will face Nottinghamshire Outlaws at Aigburth (Liverpool) in the T20 Blast 2020 (North Group).
Both teams have played three matches each in this tournament and both have earned five points each in this tournament, including two victories.
T20 Blast 2020: Lancashire Lightning vs Nottinghamshire Outlaws – Match Details
In the T20 Blast 2020 North Group, Lancashire Lightning vs Nottinghamshire Outlaws match will be played at Aigburth (Liverpool) on Wednesday (2nd September) afternoon. This match will begin at 14:30 local time (19:00 IST)
T20 Blast 2020: Lancashire Lightning vs Nottinghamshire Outlaws – Pitch Report
Aigburth (Liverpool) will host this match. 150+ totals are generally good defendable totals at this venue.
Average completed first innings total at this venue in last five T20 matches: 142.80
Last five T20 match results at this venue (only complete matches): 1st Batting team won – 3; 2nd Batting team won – 2.
T20 Blast 2020: Lancashire Lightning vs Nottinghamshire Outlaws – Full Squad
Lancashire Lightning: Dane Vilas (c), Tom Bailey, George Balderson, Josh Bohannon, Steven Croft, Alex Davies, Tom Hartley, Liam Hurt, Keaton Jennings, Rob Jones, Danny Lamb, George Lavelle, Toby Lester, Matt Parkinson, Stephen Parry, Luke Wood
Nottinghamshire Outlaws: Jake Ball, Alex Hales, Matthew Carter, Tom Moores (wk), Zak Chappell, Steven Mullaney, Daniel Christian (C), Chris Nash, Joe Clarke, Samit Patel, Ben Duckett, Peter Trego, Luke Fletcher, Imad Wasim
T20 Blast 2020: Lancashire Lightning vs Nottinghamshire Outlaws – Injury & Availability Update
Lancashire Lightning: Luke Wood and George Balderson have been added in the squad for this match. Moreover, there is no official report of fresh injuries or unavailability among the full squad member of this side.
Nottinghamshire Outlaws: Imad Wasim replaces Tom Barber for this match.
T20 Blast 2020: Lancashire Lightning vs Nottinghamshire Outlaws – Predicted Playing XI
Lancashire Lightning: Alex Davies (wk), Keaton Jennings, Steven Croft, Dane Vilas (c), Josh Bohannon, Rob Jones, Danny Lamb, Tom Hartley, Tom Bailey, Liam Hurt and Matt Parkinson
Nottinghamshire Outlaws: Chris Nash, Alex Hales, Joe Clarke, Ben Duckett, Daniel Christian (C), Tom Moores (wk), Steven Mullaney, Imad Wasim, Luke Fletcher, Jake Ball and Matthew Carter
T20 Blast 2020: Lancashire Lightning vs Nottinghamshire Outlaws – Dream 11, Fantasy Tips
Openers Alex Davies and Keaton Jennings have started with incredible form. While Davies has scored two fifties (65 & 82) in two innings (three matches) as the wicket-keeper batsman has scored 147 runs, Jennings started this tournament with a century (108).
Captain Dane Vilas and Steven Croft are the other crucial names in this batting line-up.
Right-arm pacer Tom Bailey is in good form as he has taken 8 wickets in three matches, including a fifer (5/17). Leg-spinner Matt Parkinson, who got 21 wickets in the T20 Blast 2019, has managed to claim 3 wickets in this season.
While Joe Clarke has started this tournament with a century (100*), Ben Duckett scored 86 not out in the next game. Meanwhile, the opener Chris Nash has also scored two consecutive half-centuries (55 & 51) as he has scored 106 runs in this tournament.
Another opener Alex Hales is famous for his aggressive batting in this format. Captain Daniel Christian is a useful all-rounder of this side. Pakistan all-rounder Imad Wasim may appear in this match, who served for his national team Pakistan on the last evening during the third and final T20I against the hosts England at Old Trafford (Manchester).
Luke Fletcher has started this tournament in a positive way as he has picked up 6 wickets in two matches, including a five-wicket haul in the last game (5/43). Jake Ball has also taken 4 wickets in this tournament.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain – Alex Davies, Chris Nash, Keaton Jennings, Joe Clarke
Vice-captain – Ben Duckett, Tom Bailey, Luke Fletcher
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket:
Wicket-keeper(s) – Alex Davies (C), Ben Duckett
Batsmen – Keaton Jennings (vc), Alex Hales, Chris Nash, Joe Clarke
All-Rounder(s) – Steven Croft
Bowlers – Matt Parkinson, Tom Bailey, Jake Ball, Luke Fletcher