The 9th match of the English One-Day Cup will see Leicestershire facing off against Yorkshire on 25th July at the Grace Road. According to IST, match will begin at 3.30 PM.
LEI vs YOR: Royal London One-Day Cup: Preview
This match will witness the meeting of two extreme sides of one group. Leicestershire is currently one of the best team in the tournament. They are placed second on the point table. Leicestershire played one match in this season of the English One-Day Cup where they beat Derbyshire by 6 wickets. They have a brilliant line up of players in their team.
Yorkshire’s performance is below average in the tournament & they are placed at the bottom of the point table. Yorkshire has played one game in this season where Surrey beat them by 5 wicket. According to stats of both the teams, Yorkshire still has an advantage over Leicestershire. Both teams have played five matches against each other in the last few seasons where Yorkshire won all those five matches.
LEI vs YOR: Royal London One-Day Cup: Weather Report
The temperature is expected to hover around 22°C on the match day with 62 % humidity and 13 km/hr wind speed. There are 24 % chances of precipitation during the game.
LEI vs YOR: Royal London One-Day Cup: Pitch Report
The pitch at the Grace Road is a batting-friendly wicket, and is expected to boost the batters hugely in both the innings. There is a very little help on offer for the pacers early on, and the spinners will have to bowl in the right areas to fetch any purchase.
LEI vs YOR: Royal London One-Day Cup: Probable playing XI
Leicestershire: Rishi Patel, George Rhodes, Marcus Harris, Lewis Hill©(wk), Arron Lilley, Louis Kimber, Nick Welch, Ben Mike, Ed Barnes, Dieter Klein, Chris Wright
Benchb Hassan Azad, Sam Evans, Sam Bates
Yorkshire: Will Fraine, Harry Duke(wk), Gary Balance, George Hill, Jonathan Tattersall, Matthew Revis, Dom Bess©, Matthew Waite, Mathew Pillans, Ben Coad, Jack Shutt
Bench: Joe Root, Jordan Thompson, Adam Lyth
LEI vs YOR: Royal London One-Day Cup: Dream 11 Team
Dream 11 Team: Arron Lilley, Marcus Harris (C), Matthew Pillans, Gary Ballance (VC), Jonathan Tattersall (WK), Lewis Hill, Rishi Patel, George Rhodes, Dominic Bess, Ed Barnes, Chris Wright
LEI vs YOR: Royal London One-Day Cup: Match Prediction
This match is going to be the most interesting match of the tournament. Even though Yorkshire performance is not that great but they will be trying to continue their winning streak against Leicestershire. Leicestershire is performing brilliantly & they will be motivated to keep their performance consistent. Odds are higher for Leicestershire & they are expected to win.