Hosts Essex will be meeting Kent in the 37th match of Royal London One Day cup, The match will take place at County Ground, Chelmsford. According to IST, match will be begin at 3.30 PM on 1st August.
ESS vs KENT: Royal London One-Day Cup: Preview
In their last match against Worcestershire, Essex suffered a huge loss. They will coming to the ground with a motivation to make things better by winning the game. Essex’s batting & bowling line up failed completely & their opponents completely dominated the match. Essex would like to forget the nightmare of the last game by winning the home game. They have a good line up of experienced players with some young guns who can be of extra help.
Kent haven’t won a single game in the tournament yer. This is going to be a plus point for Essex. Kent’s last two games were dismissed due to rains & their previous losses have pushed them to the bottom of the point table. They need a win with a huge margin to make some impact in the tournament. As of now their team is struggling in every aspect of the game. Their opponent is strong & hence they will have to work hard to gain some points.
ESS vs KENT: Royal London One-Day Cup: Weather Report
There is a high possibility of rains during the match. Chelmsford would see overcast skies with changes of showers on August 01. Temperature is expected to stay around 15° Celsius with wind speed at 2 km/hr.
ESS vs KENT: Royal London One-Day Cup: Pitch Report
It is a small park at County Ground, Chelmsford and batsmen have always enjoyed batting on this surface. The ball comes on to the bat nicely allowing batsmen to commit to the front foot. Fast bowlers need to use their variations to do well here, and spinners have struggled due to the shorter dimensions of the boundary.
ESS vs KENT: Royal London One-Day Cup: Probable Playing XI
Essex: Tom Westley (c), William Buttleman, Sir Alastair Cook, Michael-Kyle Pepper, Ryan ten Doeschate, Adam Wheater (wk), Simon Harmer, Aron Nijjar, Shane Snater, Ben Allison, Jack Plom
Kent: Oliver Robinson (c & wk), Tawanda Muyeye, Heino Kuhn, George Munsey, Harry Finch, Darren Stevens, Marcus ORiordan, Grant Stewart, Matt Milnes, Hamidullah Qadri, Nathan Gilchrist
ESS vs KENT: Royal London One-Day Cup: Dream 11 Team Prediction
Dream 11 Team: Tom Westley (c), William Buttleman, Sir Alastair Cook, Oliver Robinson (VC, WK), George Munsey, Michael-Kyle Pepper, Shane Snater, Ben Allison, Darren Stevens, Matt Milnes, Aron Nijjar
ESS vs KENT: Royal London One-Day Cup: Match Prediction
Kent has not won a single game in the season, and they are struggling with form and confidence. Their batsmen and bowlers would have to get going for the side to come up with a win in this game. Essex on the other hand has always enjoyed a good record at home. They have some big names in their squad and this would put them ahead of Kent in this game. Essex is expected to win the game.