Vitality Blast T20, 2018
Surrey vs Essex, South Group|SUR vs ESS Who Will Win
As the caravan of the Vitality T20 Blast rolls on, Surrey will take on Essex what is expected to be an intriguing encounter.
Surrey is coming off a six-run loss at the hands of Kent in their previous fixture against Kent as their batsmen failed to chase down 174 in a high-scoring cliffhanger. Powered by Joe Denly’s 63-ball-102, Kent posted 6-173 in 20 overs. Matthew Pillans (3-22) was the pick of the bowlers for Surrey. Chasing 176, Ben Foakes led Surrey’s reply with a pristine 47-ball-75 but it was Denly (3-31) again, who backed his ton with a hattrick to choke the life out of Surrey’s chase to inflict a six-run loss.
Venue:- Kennington Oval, London
Match Timings:- Thursday, July 12, 2018, 11:00 PM IST
Their opponents in Essex shrugged of their abysmal start to the tournament with a three-wicket win over Middlesex in their last fixture. Chasing 180, set by Middlesex, Essex’s trio of Wheater (45 off 18), Westley (24) and Varun Chopra (38) led from the front to ride their team home by three wickets. So, who will win SUR vs ESS? Let us delve into the betting odds, as part of our SUR vs ESS today match prediction.
SUR vs ESS WHO WILL WIN
So, who will win SUR vs ESS? As per Bet365, the odds in favour of Surrey winning the encounter are 4/5, meaning a return of Rs 180 over 100 while that of Essex winning it are 1/1, implying a return of Rs 200 over a stake of 100.
PREDICTION:- Surrey will start as favourites.
Hampshire vs Sussex, South Group|HAM vs SUS Who Will Win
The second game of Thursday will see Royal London ODI Cup champions Hampshire take on Sussex in the South Group fixture.
Both teams had contrasting fortunes in their previous game. Sussex humbled Glamorgan by eight wickets thanks to Luke Wright (88) and Laurie Evans (65), who helped their team chase down 176 in a canter.
Venue:- The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Match Timings:- Thursday, July 12, 2018, 11:30 PM IST
Their opponents in Hampshire lost to the same Glamorgan by a comfortable margin of 63 runs. Having set 169 to chase, Hampshire’s top-order went for a toss thanks to Andrew Salter (3-34) and Graham Wagg (2-17) and were eventually bowled out for 105. Can Hampshire fightback in HAM vs SUS? Let us delve into the betting odds, as part of our HAM vs SUS today match prediction.
HAM vs SUS WHO WILL WIN
So, who will win HAM vs SUS? As per Bet365, the odds in favour of Hampshire winning the encounter are 5/6, meaning a return of Rs 183.33 over 100 while that of Sussex winning it are 1/1, implying a return of Rs 200 over a stake of 100.