T20 Blast 2024 – Glamorgan vs Middlesex 22nd T20 Match Prediction

Middlesex and Glamorgan are set to clash in the South Group of the T20 Blast 2024 at the iconic Lord’s Cricket Ground in London. The match is scheduled for June 6th, 2024, starting at 10:45 PM IST. While Middlesex is struggling at the bottom of the points table with two consecutive losses, Glamorgan is sitting in the fourth position with one win from two matches. Historically, Middlesex holds a slight edge over Glamorgan in their head-to-head T20 record over the last five years.

Pitch Report

The pitch at Lord’s offers a good batting surface with some early assistance for the fast bowlers. Seamers have enjoyed success here, with 9 of the last 11 wickets taken by pacers. The average innings score is around 185, and the team winning the toss is likely to opt for bowling first.

Middlesex Team Overview

Team News: Despite their rocky start, Middlesex is expected to field the same XI as there are no reported injuries or replacements.

Key Players:

  • Max Holden: Holden has been a standout with the bat, scoring a remarkable 85 off 42 deliveries against Essex.
  • Martin Andersson: Andersson scored a valuable 49 runs in the second match and will be crucial in providing stability to the batting lineup.
  • Luke Hollman: With 5 wickets in 2 matches, Hollman has been effective with the ball.
  • Blake Cullen: Cullen has also been impressive, taking 4 wickets at a strike rate of 10.5.

Team Form: Middlesex has had a rough start to the season with two losses, placing them at the bottom of the table.

Predicted Playing XI: Stephen Eskinazi (c), Martin Andersson, Ryan Higgins, Max Holden, Jack Davies (wk), Joe Cracknell, Luke Hollman, Josh De Caires, Tom Helm, Blake Cullen, Noah Cornwell

Glamorgan Team Overview

Team News: Glamorgan comes into this match with confidence after a 25-run win against Sussex. They are expected to retain the same XI.

Key Players:

  • Sam Northeast: Northeast has been consistent, scoring 70 runs in 2 matches, including a 61-run knock.
  • Marnus Labuschagne: The Australian batter has scored 58 runs in 2 matches at a strike rate of 165.71.
  • Mason Crane: Crane has taken 3 wickets in 2 matches at a strike rate of 16.
  • Jamie McIlroy: McIlroy has matched Crane’s performance with 3 wickets at a strike rate of 14.

Team Form: Glamorgan lost their season opener but bounced back with a win against Sussex, placing them in a better form compared to Middlesex.

Predicted Playing XI: Edward Byrom, Kiran Carlson (c), Marnus Labuschagne, Colin Ingram, Sam Northeast, Chris Cooke (wk), Thomas Bevan, Daniel Douthwaite, Timm van der Gugten, Mason Crane, Jamie McIlroy

Live Streaming and Broadcast Information

  • TV Channels: Star Sports, PTV, Ten Sports, Willow TV, ESPN Caribbean, Sky Cricket, Sky Sport NZ, SuperSport.
  • Live Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar, Myco, Tamasha, ESPN Play Caribbean, SkyGO, NOW TV, Prime Video, SuperSport.

Match Prediction

Glamorgan enters this match in better form and with more confidence, having secured a win in their last outing. Although Middlesex has a slightly better head-to-head record against Glamorgan, the latter’s current momentum and balanced squad give them an edge.

Prediction: Glamorgan to win against Middlesex.

Given their recent form and performance, Glamorgan is likely to come out on top against Middlesex. While Middlesex will be eager to turn their fortunes around, Glamorgan’s balanced attack and consistent batting lineup make them the favorites for this encounter.

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