The NATWEST T-20 2017 Competition reaches in the middle of its journey and the 13th match of this tournament is going to be played between Lancashire Lightning and Worcestershire Rapids on 16th August at Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester from 11:00 pm IST onwards.
By this time, both Lancashire and Worcestershire played twelve matches in this competition from North Group out of which Lancashire won four matches, lost five, one tied and two had no result and remain on seventh position in the North Group whereas Worcestershire won three matches , lost eight and one had no result and it got eighth position in the North Group which shows an average performance of both of the teams in this tournament. As both the teams are not performing well in this tournament so both are looking to win this match for up gradation of their positions in the North Group. Both are ready to give a strong competition to each other and the Wednesday’s match is going to be quite exciting.
Head To Head Matches of Both teams
On looking towards the last five matches played between Lancashire and Worcestershire, Lancashire won two matches out of five matches , Worcestershire won one match and rest of two matches had no result . So on taking a look towards above information , Lancashire grabbed more probability for win this match but Worcestershire will also has a chance to make a win over Lancshire.
Key Players of both the Teams
Worcestershire’s openers John Hastings and Joe Clarke are expected to play well in this match and may revive Worcestershire’s hopes in this Wedneday’s match. Also its excellent spinner Mitchell Santner wants to prove himself after playing excellent against Birmingham on 4th August match whereas Lancashire openers Liam Livingstone and Karl Brown had to perform well in this match as it is important for them to win revive their hope to get into the quaterfinals. Also Jos Buttler and Dane Vilas are expecting to play well in this match and they will get victory after the 4th August match against Leicestershire.
About Lancashire County Cricket Club
Nick Name : Lancashire Lightning
Head Coach : Glen Chapple
Captain : Steven Croft
Founded : 1864
Home Ground : Old Trafford
Capacity : 19,000
Official Website : LancashireCCC
About Worcestershire County Cricket Club
Nick Name : Worcestershire Rapids
Head Coach : Steve Rhodes
Captain : Joe Leach
Founded : 1865
Home Ground : New Road
Capacity : 5,500
Official Website : WCCC
Expected Squad Players of both Teams
Lancashire : Liam Livingstone , ShivnarineChanderpaul , Karl Brown , Haseeb Hameed , Steven Croft , Jordan Clark , Jos Buttler, James Anderson , Simon Kerrigan , Dane Vilas.
Worcestershire : Daryl Mitchell , Tom Fell , Moeen Ali , John Hastings , Brett D’Oliveira, Joe Clarke , George Scrimshaw, Mitchell Santner , Patrick Brown , Charlie Morris.
Match Venue Details
City : Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester .
Stadium : Old Trafford Cricket Ground , Talbot Road .
Capacity : 19,000 .
Match Between : North Group (N) :- Lancashire v/s Worcestershire .
Date : August 16 ,2017 .
Day : Wednesday .
Timing : Start : 18:30 Local time , 17:30 GMT,11:00 pm IST
First Session : 18:30 – 19:45
Interval : 19:45 – 20:00
Second Session : 20:00 – 21:15
The match between Lancashire and Worcestershire will be a strong competition for each other as both teams are struggling to improve their positions and wants to take their step into the quarterfinals , so both wants to take possession on each other by creating pressure on them and if talking about winning of this game, Lancashire get more chances to win this match on comparing performances of both the teams . Overall the match is going to be very exciting and fascinating.
Broadcasting and Live Streaming
The NATWEST T-20 matches will be live broadcasted on Talksports 2 , sky sports , channel 5 , BBC Sport. Also you will get further updates at khelhunger.com .
India : TV : Ten 1 HD , Ten 2.
Live Streaming : Ten Sports Live.
UK : TV : BT Sport 2.
Live Streaming : Watch BT Sport .
USA : TV : Fox Sports 1.
Live Streaming : Bein Sports Connect.
Spain : TV : beIN Sports .
Live Streaming : Bein Sports Connect .
Middle East : TV : Bein Sports.
Live Streaming : Bein Sports Connect.
Africa :TV : Super Sport 5 .
Live Streaming : Super Sport Live .