Hampshire take on Middlesex in an important Vitality Blast South Group match at the Rose Bowl, Southampton on Friday. Cricket enthusiasts can look forward to some exciting competition between these two teams as they battle for victory in the tournament.
In their recent match against Surrey, Middlesex suffered a 73-run defeat. Tom Helm excelled for Middlesex with 3 wickets, although he conceded runs along with the rest of the bowlers. Surrey racked up a total of 199. In the chase Middlesex struggled once more as Max Holden scored the most with 43 runs, but the team were eventually bowled out for 126.
In their previous match, Hampshire faced a heavy defeat against Somerset, losing by 8 wickets. Hampshire struggled with the bat, managing just 74 runs, with Ross Whiteley contributing 18.
Despite Nathan Ellis and Liam Dawson taking a wicket each while defending, Hampshire were unable to prevent Somerset from securing a comfortable victory.
Hampshire vs Middlesex Match Details
Match: Hampshire vs Middlesex, T20 Blast, HAM vs MID
Date and Time: May 26, 2023, Friday, 23:30 IST
Event: Rose Bowl, Southampton
Hampshire vs Middlesex pitch report
The pitch at Rose Bowl, Southampton, is expected to offer assistance to batsmen and bowlers alike. He is likely to provide a good bounce and carry, allowing hitters to play their shots with confidence. Bowlers can expect some movement off the pitch, especially in the opening overs, making early breakthroughs crucial.
Weather forecast for Hampshire vs Middlesex
The weather forecast for the game at Rose Bowl, Southampton calls for cooler temperatures ranging from 12-17 degrees Celsius. There is no chance of rain during the match, providing favorable conditions for an uninterrupted game.
Hampshire vs Middlesex Probable XI
hampshire: Ben McDermott (week), James Vince (c), Tom Prest, Joe Weatherley, Ross Whiteley, James Fuller, Liam Dawson, Chris Wood, Mohammad Abbas, Mason Crane, Brad Wheal
Middlesex: Stephen Eskinazi (c), Joe Cracknell, Pieter Malan, Max Holden, Ryan Higgins, Luke Hollman, John Simpson, Martin Andersson, Nathan Fernandes, Tom Helm, Blake Cullen.
Hampshire vs Middlesex Match Prediction
Both Hampshire and Middlesex suffered defeats in their opening matches and will be determined to bounce back in their upcoming matches. Aiming to redeem themselves, both teams will be eager to show better performance and secure a win in their respective matches.
Prediction: Middlesex to win this match
Hampshire vs Middlesex Live Streaming Details and Channel List
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