Worcestershire will take on Durham in the upcoming North Group match of the T20 Vitality Blast 2023 on Friday, June 30 at The Grace Road Cricket Ground in Leicester at 10 PM IST. Brett D’Oliveira will be leading Worcestershire, while Alex Lees will be leading Durham. Currently, Worcestershire ranks third in the North Group Points table, while Durham is eighth.
Worcestershire have won seven out of their 12 matches so far. They have an NRR of 0.271. Heading into the match, they will be confident as they emerged winners in three out of their last five games. On the other hand, Durham is struggling with just four wins in twelve matches. They will have to pull up their socks ahead of the upcoming encounter.
Match: Worcestershire vs Durham, Vitality T20 Blast
Date: June 30, 2023, Friday, 10:00 PM
Venue: New Road, Worcestershire
Live Streaming: N/A
The pitch at New Road, Worcester provides plenty of assistance to the batters. Out of the 52 matches played, 21 have been won by teams batting first, while 30 have been won by the chasing team.
The weather is expected to be cloudy. There are slight chances of rain, which might cause interruptions in the match.
Predicted Playing XIs
Worcestershire: Brett D’Oliveira (C), Jack Haynes, Mitchell Santner, Adam Hose, Kashif Ali, Ben Cox, Usama Mir, Ed Pollock, Jake Libby, Dillon Pennington, Pat Brown
Durham: Alex Lees (C), Graham Clark, Michael Jones, Brydon Carse, Oliver George Robinson, Ashton Turner, Ben Raine, Liam Trevaskis, Nathan Sowter, George Drissell, Jonathan Bushnell
Worcestershire and Durham have played 18 T20 matches so far, with Worcestershire emerging victorious in nine matches. On the other hand, Durham has won six out of those 18 games. Three matches have ended with no result.
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Captain: Brett D’Oliveira
Vice-captain: Mitchell Santner
Wicketkeeper: Oliver George Robinson
Batters: Ashton Turner, Alex Lees, Jack Haynes, Adam Hose,
All-rounders: Michael Bracewell
Bowlers: Wayne Parnell, Nathan Sowter, Pat Brown