On Wednesday (2nd September) evening, Yorkshire Vikings will compete against Leicestershire Foxes at Headingley Cricket Ground (Leeds) in the T20 Blast 2020 (North Group).
Both teams have played three matches each. While Vikings have managed one victory and one defeat along with one no result (abandoned match), Foxes have won one game and the other two had no result, including one abandoned game.
T20 Blast 2020: Yorkshire Vikings vs Leicestershire Foxes – Match Details
North Group sides Yorkshire Vikings and Leicestershire Foxes will face each other at Headingley Cricket Ground (Leeds) on Wednesday (2nd September) evening. This match will begin at 18:30 local time (23:00 IST).
T20 Blast 2020: Yorkshire Vikings vs Leicestershire Foxes – Pitch Report
Headingley Cricket Ground (Leeds) will host this match. It is the high scoring venue where the first batting sides have recently enjoyed the most.
Average completed first innings total at this venue in last five T20 matches: 193.80
Last five T20 match results at this venue (only complete matches): 1st Batting team won – 5; 2nd Batting team won – 0.
T20 Blast 2020: Yorkshire Vikings vs Leicestershire Foxes – Full Squad
Yorkshire Vikings: Harry Brook, Ben Coad, Matthew Fisher, Will Fraine, George Hill, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Adam Lyth, Mat Pillans, Josh Poysden, Joe Root, Jack Shutt, Jonny Tattersall (wk), Jordan Thompson, David Willey (C)
Leicestershire Foxes: Colin Ackermann (C), Will Davis, Gareth Delany, Harry Dearden, Gavin Griffiths, Lewis Hill, Dieter Klein, Arron Lilley, Ben Mike, Callum Parkinson, George Rhodes, Harry Swindells, Tom Taylor.
T20 Blast 2020: Yorkshire Vikings vs Leicestershire Foxes – Injury & Availability Update
Yorkshire Vikings: Skipper David Willey returns to the squad as he has replaced Matthew Revis.
Leicestershire Foxes: There is no official report of fresh injuries or unavailability among the full squad member of this side.
T20 Blast 2020: Yorkshire Vikings vs Leicestershire Foxes – Predicted Playing XI
Yorkshire Vikings: Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Adam Lyth, Joe Root, Harry Brook, Will Fraine, Matthew Fisher, Jordan Thompson, Jonny Tattersall (wk), David Willey (C), Mat Pillans, Josh Poysden
Leicestershire Foxes: Harry Dearden, Gareth Delany, Arron Lilley, Colin Ackermann (C), Lewis Hill (wk), Tom Taylor, Ben Mike, George Rhodes, Callum Parkinson, Gavin Griffiths, Will Davis
T20 Blast 2020: Yorkshire Vikings vs Leicestershire Foxes – Dream 11, Fantasy Tips
Captain David Willey has been added in the full member squad, who was earlier absent due to the national duty. Joe Root (129 runs in two matches) and opener Adam Lyth (114 runs in two matches) both have hit half-centuries in both the matches in this tournament (other one match was washed out in rain), while the middle-order batsman Will Fraine impressed in one game by scoring 44 not out off just 16 balls.
Also, the team has the huge expectation from the opener Tom Kohler-Cadmore (22 runs in two matches), who was the leading run-scorer for this team in the previous T20 Blast season (435 runs in 10 matches).
Matthew Fisher has already picked up 4 wickets in this tournament after playing two matches. Adam Lyth has also the ability to play big roles as an off-spinner as he was the most wicket-taker for the side in the T20 Blast 2019.
Gareth Delany (95 runs in two matches) and Arron Lilley (73 runs in two matches) both have scored one half-century each in this ongoing tournament. Captain Colin Ackermann, wicket-keeper batsman Lewis Hill are the other crucial names in this batting line-up.
Skipper Ackermann is also the important name in their bowling line-up. The another crucial bowler, left-arm spinner Callum Parkinson has picked up 3 wickets in two matches of this tournament. Right-arm pacer Will Davis (2 wickets in two matches) has also the ability to play important role for this bowling side.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain – Joe Root, Adam Lyth
Vice-captain – Colin Ackermann, Arron Lilley
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket:
Wicket-keeper(s) – Lewis Hill
Batsmen – Will Fraine, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Joe Root (C), Arron Lilley
All-Rounder(s) – David Willey, Adam Lyth (vc), Colin Ackermann
Bowlers – Matthew Fisher, Callum Parkinson, Will Davis