SOM vs MID Dream11 Prediction: The 28th match of the County Championship 2021 will be played between Somerset and Middlesex at County Ground, Taunton, England on Thursday, April 29, 2021.
SOM vs MID Match Preview
Somerset will host Middlesex in an English County Championship Group 2 match at the Cooper Associates County Ground in Taunton on Thursday.
Somerset have played three matches so far, out of which they have won two two while losing one. They are currently placed third in the English County Championship Group 2 points table. They will head into the fixture on the back of a nine-wicket victory over Leicestershire.
Middlesex, on the other hand, have one win and two losses under their belt in three games and are currently placed one place behind the hosts. They are coming into this game on the back of 10-wicket victory and will be looking to carry on the same winning momentum from here on.
Both the teams have played five matches against each other in the last few years where Somerset won two matches and Middlesex won one game.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 28 of the County Championship 2021 between Somerset and Middlesex on Thursday, April 29, 2021.
SOM vs MID Match Details
- Match: Somerset vs Middlesex, Group 2, Match 28
- Date: Thursday, April 29, 2021
- Time: 11:00 AM (Local) / 3:30 PM (IST) / 10:00 AM (GMT)
- Venue: County Ground, Taunton, England
SOM vs MID Weather & Pitch Report
The temperature is expected to hover around 12 degree Celsius on the matchday with 50 percent humidity and 14 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.
The track at The Cooper Associates County Ground stadium is one of the highest-scoring pitches. Once a batsman gets set, it is challenging to dismiss him. With shortish boundaries and a belter of a track, this ground saw a number of 280+ scores last season.
Average First innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue considering the last 5 matches played is 249 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 2
- Matches Lost: 3
- No Result: 0
Somerset & Middlesex Recent Form
Based on the last 5 test matches they played —
Somerset & Middlesex Squads
Marchant de Lange, Jack Leach, Tom Banton, Tom Abell (C), Lewis Gregory, Tom Lammonby, Roelof van der Merwe, Josh Davey, George Bartlett, Craig Overton, Steven Davies (WK), Edward Byrom, James Hildreth.
Thilan Walallawita, Steven Finn, Jack Davies, Nick Gubbins, Luke Hollman, Toby Roland-Jones, Robbie White, Peter Handscomb (C), Ethan Bamber, Max Holden, Martin Andersson, Sam Robson, Tom Helm, Tim Murtagh, Nathan Sowter, John Simpson (WK), Blake Cullen, Stephen Eskinazi.
SOM vs MID Predicted Playing XI
Dream11 probable playing XI prediction for the Match 28 of County Championship 2021 between Somerset and Middlesex at County Ground, Taunton, England.
Somerset Predicted Playing XI
Tom Abell (C), Tom Banton, Jack Leach, Lewis Gregory, George Bartlett, Steven Davies (WK), Josh Davey, Roelof van der Merwe, Marchant de Lange, James Hildreth, Craig Overton
Middlesex Predicted Playing XI
Robbie White, Martin Andersson, Peter Handscomb (C), John Simpson (WK), Tom Helm, Tim Murtagh, Sam Robson, Nick Gubbins, Blake Cullen, Steven Finn, Max Holden.
SOM vs MID Top 5 Picks
- Lewis Gregory
- Sam Robson
- Toby Roland Jones
- Craig Overton
- Tom Abell
SOM vs MID Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
- Wicket-Keeper: Tom Banton
- Batsmen: Sam Robson, Stephen Eskinazi, Tom Abell, George Bartlett
- All-Rounders: Lewis Gregory, Toby Roland Jones, Craig Overton
- Bowlers: Tim Murtagh, Jack Leach, Ethan Bamber
- Captain: Lewis Gregory
- Vice-Captain: Sam Robson
SOM vs MID Probable Winner
Middlesex is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.