Kent will take on Sussex in the South Group of the 2023 Vitality T20 Blast on Friday, June 30 at the St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury at 11:00 PM. They will be heading into the game riding high on confidence, with a five-match winning streak. Meanwhile, Sussex too has won their last two encounters in the tournament.
Kent is fifth on the points table in South Group currently. They have won seven out of their twelve matches, and have an NRR of 0.495. Meanwhile, Sussex ranks seventh, with 10 points. They have five wins in twelve matches, and an NRR of -0.879. Both teams will be keen to continue the winning momentum in the upcoming match.
Let’s take a look at the Match Details, Pitch Report, Weather Conditions, Predicted Playing XI, Head to Head records and Fantasy suggestions for the Kent vs Sussex match.
Match: Kent vs Sussex, Vitality T20 Blast 2023
Date: June 30, 2023, Friday, 11:00 PM
Venue: St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury
Live Streaming: N/A
The batters are likely to have a good time at the St Lawrence Ground. The bowlers will get some assistance in the early stages, however, it will suit the batters as the match progresses. The team batting first has had more success on the ground.
The weather is likely to be cloudy in Canterbury on Friday for the game. There is some chance of rain, with the wind blowing at 27 km/h.
Predicted Playing XIs
Kent: Sam Billings (C), Daniel Bell-Drummond, Tawanda Muyeye, Jack Leaning, Joe Denly, Joey Evison, Grant Stewart, George Linde, Jordan Cox, Michael Hogan, Wes Agar
Sussex: Ravi Bopara (C), Tom Clark, Harrison Ward, Aristides Karvelas, FJ Hudson-Prentice, Shadab Khan, James Coles, Michael Burgess(wk), Oliver Carter, Tymal Mills
Kent and Sussex have played 37 T20 matches so far, with Kent winning 16 of them. Sussex has won 13 matches, while 6 have ended in No Result and one was a tie.
Dream11 Prediction: Top Player Picks
Captain: Ravi Bopara
Vice-captain: Shadab Khan
Wicketkeeper: Jordan Cox
Batters: Joe Denly, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Tom Clark,
All-rounders: Jack Leaning, George Linde
Bowlers: Grant Stewart, Michael Hogan, Tymal Mills