GLA vs SOM: Fan2Play Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update for T20 Blast 2021, South Group

GLA vs SOM: Fan2Play Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update for T20 Blast 2021, South Group

Marnus Labuschagne's return in the T20 side will be a big boost for the hosts.

Marnus Labuschagne
Marnus Labuschagne. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images for Surrey CCC)

Preview

Somerset will meet Glamorgan in this South Group match in the Vitality T20 Blast tournament. This match will take place at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Friday (July 16).

This match will start at 11:00 PM IST.

Match Details

This match will be played at the home ground of Glamorgan in Cardiff. But, despite playing this match at their home ground, Glamorgan won’t start as favourites against Somerset. Instead, Somerset have been playing quite beautifully in this competition will start as the favourites. 

Somerset are placed fourth place in the points table at this moment and have played 12 matches. They have won six of them and lost four. They have 14 points, with two of their matches not yielding any result. On the other hand, Glamorgan have also played 12 matches, but have managed to win only three and have lost seven. Two of the other matches have been called as no results as well.  

Probable Playing XIs for GLA vs SOM:

Glamorgan

Chris Cooke,  Dan Douthwaite, Marnus Labuschagne, Colin Ingram, David Llyod, Sam Pearce, Michael Neser, Billy Root, Andrew Salter, Timm Van Der Gugten, Roman Walker

Somerset

Craig Overton, Devon Conway, Steve Davies, Marchant de Lange, Lewis Goldsworthy, Ben Green, James Hildreth, Tom Lammonby, Will Smeed, Roelof van der Merwe and Max Waller.

Captaincy Picks for GLA vs SOM:

Marnus Labuschagne

Marnus Labuschagne has evolved as a T20 player in recent times and his performances for Glamorgan this season is an example of that growth. He has made 294 runs with an average of 58.80 in six matches so far. He has also picked up seven wickets with an economy of 7.43. 

Devon Conway

Ever since he has joined Somerset for the first-class and the T20 format, Conway has been quite refreshing to watch. He has batted quite brilliantly and helped Somerset in the middle of the season. So far, he has played six matches and scored 235 runs at an average of 58.75. 

Fan2Play Fantasy Cricket Tips

2-Player Team

Devon Conway (C), Dan Douthwaite

3-Player Team

Timm Van Der Gugten (C), Lewis Goldsworthy, Michael Neser

4-Player Team

Billy Root, Craig Overton, Michael Neser, James Hildreth (C)

11-Player Team

Steven Davies, Devon Conway (VC), James Hildreth, Billy Root, Colin Ingram, Michael Neser, Marnus Labuschagne (C), Dan Douthwaite, Marchant de Lange, Max Waller

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.