T20 Blast 2022: SOM vs GLO Match Prediction– Who will win the match between Somerset and Gloucestershire? Both the teams are coming off a week-long break
After a nearly week-long break, the T20 Blast 2022 games will resume with Somerset taking on Gloucestershire in the tournament’s 74th match. When the two teams last met in the 60th match of the season, Somerset won thanks to a D/L advantage due to rain stopping the game.
Somerset is currently in second place, with 10 points earned from five victories in seven games. Gloucestershire has played eight games, winning four, losing three, and drawing one, and currently sits fourth in the South Group points table with nine points. Because both teams are in the top half of the table, the competition will be intense.
Match Details SOM vs GLO
Venue: The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
Date and Time: June 17, 2022, 11:00 PM IST
Live Streaming: 1Cric.com Free Live Streaming
games, and this could be one of them. Batters will benefit the most because the average first innings score at this venue in four matches is 183 runs. Thus, a competitive total by the two in-form teams will be expected on this turf. The winning captain would look to bat first and set a huge target.
Probable Playing XIs: SOM vs GLO
Tom Banton (wk), Will Smeed, Rilee Rossouw, Tom Abell (c), Tom Lammonby, Lewis Gregory, Roelof van der Merwe, Ben Green, Craig Overton, Josh Davey, Peter Siddle
Miles Hammond, James Bracey (wk), Ian Cockbain, Glenn Phillips, Jack Taylor (c), Ryan Higgins, Benny Howell, Tom Smith, David Payne, Zak Chappell, Josh Shaw
Probable Top Performers
Probable best batter of the match: Rilee Rossouw
This season, Somerset batter Rilee Rossouw has been in outstanding form in the T20 Blast. In only seven games, he has scored 298 runs at an average of 59.60 and a strike rate of 191.02. Having already scored three half-centuries, he will be looking for another high-scoring knock at the top of the order to get his team back on track.
Probable best bowler of the match: David Payne
David Payne of Gloucestershire has been very impressive this season, taking the most wickets in the tournament. His economy rate of 7.37 is a little high, but he has 17 wickets in seven games, including his best bowling figures of 4/15. He’ll look to continue his wicket-taking streak against Somerset in order to keep his team’s winning streak going.
Today’s Match Prediction: Gloucestershire to win the match.