T20 Blast 2021, North Group: LEI vs WOR Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update
Naveen-ul-Haq is the leading wicket-taker in this year's T20 Blast with 24 scalps.
Updated - Jul 18, 2021 4:44 pm
Leicestershire will go one-on-one against Worcestershire in the North Group contest of the T20 Blast 2021. Leicestershire had a good last couple of matches, where they defeated table-toppers Nottinghamshire and Durham. They are already knocked out of the quarter-finals contention, and are occupying the 7th spot in the standings with 10 points.
Meanwhile, Worcestershire are under all sorts of pressure to win their final league fixture, as it can earn them a place in the quarter-finals. At present, they are at the 4th spot in the standings with 14 points. They lost to Warwickshire by 17 runs in their previous match.
Leicestershire vs Worcestershire, North Group
Venue: Grace Road, Leicester
Date & Time: July 18th at 11:00 PM IST and 6:30 PM local time
Live Streaming: Youtube/Team website
The surface offers more assistance to the batters than the bowlers. Hosts Leicestershire successfully chased the target of 174 in the previous match against Nottinghamshire. The wicket will remain the same throughout the match.
Probable Playing XIs for LEI vs WOR:
Josh Inglis (wk), Rishi Patel, Arron Lilley, Colin Ackermann (c), Harry Swindells, Lewis Hill, Louis Kimber, Ben Mike, Callum Parkinson, Naveen-ul-Haq, Gavin Griffiths
Jack Haynes, Brett D’Oliveira, Jake Libby, Ben Cox (wk), Daryl Mitchell, Ross Whiteley, Ben Dwarshuis, ED Barnard, Ish Sodhi, Dillon Pennington, Charlie Morris
Top Picks for LEI vs WOR Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Leicestershire
Josh Inglis batted at a strike rate of 221.05 in the last match against Nottinghamshire. He scored 42 runs in that match. Overall in this competition, Inglis has amassed 413 runs in 13 matches at an average of 37.54.
Naveen-ul-Haq continues to impress with the ball, as he picked up 3 wickets in the last game against Nottinghamshire. His total tally of wickets has reached 24 in this tournament.
Top Picks – Worcestershire
Worcestershire will rely mainly on Brett D’Oliveira at the top of the order. He is the leading run-scorer for Worcestershire in this tournament with 338 runs in 12 matches, and has scalped 5 wickets as well.
Jake Libby has scored 280 runs in 12 matches so far in this tournament at an average of 31.11 and a strike rate of 106.46. He is a decent pick for your fantasy teams.
LEI vs WOR Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
|Player||Statistics (This Tournament)||Dream11 Points|
|Josh Inglis||413 runs||704|
|Colin Ackermann||263 runs and 12 wickets||776|
|Brett D’Oliveira||338 runs and 5 wickets||705|
|Jake Libby||280 runs||380|
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for LEI vs WOR Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Ben Cox, Josh Inglis (c), Ross Whiteley, Jake Libby, Rishi Patel, Colin Ackermann, Arron Lilley, Brett D’Oliveira, Ish Sodhi, Ben Dwarshuis, Naveen-ul-Haq (vc)
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for LEI vs WOR Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Josh Inglis, Ross Whiteley, Lewis Hill, Jake Libby, Colin Ackermann, Arron Lilley (c), Brett D’Oliveira (vc), Charlie Morris, Naveen-ul-Haq, Callum Parkinson, Ben Dwarshius
LEI vs WOR Risky Captaincy Choices:
Colin Ackermann has been sensational with both bat and ball in this tournament. He has scored 263 runs and has picked up 12 wickets as well. It’s worth a risk to pick him as your fantasy team skipper.
Charlie Morris has picked up the most wickets for Worcestershire in this tournament with 17 scalps in 12 matches. You can take a risk and pick him as your fantasy team captain.
Player you should avoid:
Due to a lot of competition in the all-rounder’s slot, it’s hard to include Ed Barnard in the final eleven.