T20 Blast, 2020: North Group, Nottinghamshire vs Durham – Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report and Injury Update

T20 Blast, 2020: North Group, Nottinghamshire vs Durham – Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report and Injury Update

Pick Alex Lees as a multiplier in your Dream11 fantasy team. He is highest run-scorer for his team in this T20 Blast so far.

Jake Ball of England
Jake Ball. (Photo by Harry Trump-IDI/IDI via Getty Images)

Match Details

The North Group match of the T20 Blast 2020 is all set to be played between Nottinghamshire and Durham at Trent Bridge in Nottingham.

This match is scheduled to start at 1:00 PM Local Time (5:30 PM IST).

Preview:

After recording a big win over Lancashire in their previous game, Durham will be up against Nottinghamshire in the North Group. This will be the last league match for both the teams. The last time when both the teams meet at Chester-le-Street, Nottinghamshire won that match by 6 wickets.

Nottinghamshire are the most successful teams in the North Group, winning 6 out of their 9 games and are placed at top of the points table. Durham, on the other hand, won 4 of their 9 matches and are placed at the 3rd spot. Both the teams will look to end the group stages on a high before the knockouts.


Weather Report :

There are no chances of rainfall, and the temperature will loom around 19°C.

Pitch Condition/Report:

The pitch at Trent Bridge has been favourable to batsmen so far. We can expect a high scoring match tomorrow.

Average first innings score: 164 (Last five completed matches played at this venue)

Record of chasing teams:  Won – 4, Lost – 1, Tie – 0


Injury and Availability News:

(Will be added when there is an update)

Probable Playing XIs:

Durham:

Nathan Rimmington (c), Alex Lees, Graham Clark, David Bedingham (wk), Farhaan Behardien, Brydon Carse, Ben Raine, Paul Coughlin, Matthew Potts, Liam Trevaskis, Scott Steel.

Bench: Stuart Poynter, Oliver Gibson, Gareth Harte, Jack Campbell.

Nottinghamshire:

Chris Nash, Alex Hales, Joe Clarke, Ben Duckett, Tom Moores (wk), Daniel Christian (c), Steven Mullaney, Samit Patel, Imad Wasim, Matthew Carter, Jake Ball.

Bench: Zak Chappell, Peter Trego.


Also Read

Top Picks:

Alex Lees is highest run-scorer for Durham in this tournament so far. He has scored 337 runs in 8 innings at an average of 56 and strike rate of 123.

Matthew Potts is the 2nd highest wicket-taker in this tournament. He picked up 3 wickets for just 8 runs in his last match against Lancashire.

Joe Clarke has scored 294 runs in just 7 innings for Nottinghamshire. He has been doing well consistently for his team.

Jake Ball is the highest wicket-taker for Outlaws with 12 wickets in 6 games and picked up 3 wickets in the last game he played. He should be included in your Dream11 fantasy team.

Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:

Captain Options – Joe Clarke, Alex Lees

Vice-Captain Options – Matthew Potts, Jake Ball

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Ben Duckett

Batters – Alex Lees, Graham Clark, Farhaan Behardien, Joe Clarke (c)

All-Rounders – Paul Coughlin, Daniel Christian, Imad Wasim

Bowlers – Jake Ball, Nathan Rimmington, Matthew Potts (vc)

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Ben Duckett, Tom Moores

Batters – Alex Hales, Joe Clarke, Alex Lees (c), Farhaan Behardien

All-Rounders – Dan Christian, Paul Coughlin

Bowlers –Jake Ball (vc), Nathan Rimmington, Matthew Carter


Expert Advice:

Pick Alex Lees as a multiplier in your Dream11 fantasy team. He is highest run-scorer for his team in this T20 Blast so far.

Probable Winners:

Nottinghamshire is expected to win this match.

Note: Updated Fantasy teams and Playing XIs of every match will be provided in our Telegram channel if the information is available.
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.