Match 84

ESS vs SOM Fantasy Dream Team Prediction: Fantasy Cricket Tips for Match 84

Last Updated: 29/6/2021 1:36 PM IST

Essex vs Somerset (ESS vs SOM), Match 84 Preview

Match 84 of the "Vitality Blast, 2021" will be played between Essex and Somerset (ESS vs SOM). The match will be played at the County Ground, Chelmsford.

Essex have played 8 matches in the series and they are currently ranked sixth on the points table, while Somerset have played 6 matches in the series and they are currently ranked fifth on the points table.

In their previous encounter in this series, James Neesham was the Man of the Match and Essex beat Somerset by 3 wickets. Sam Cook scored the highest fantasy points for Essex with 89 match fantasy points while Marchant de Lange topped the fantasy points leaderboard for Somerset with 113 match fantasy points.

In the last match played by Essex against Kent, Kent beat Essex by 28 runs (D/L method). The top fantasy player for ESS was Simon Harmer who scored 122 fantasy points.

In their last match in this series against Kent, Somerset beat Kent by 10 wickets. The top fantasy player for SOM was Tom Banton who scored 155 fantasy points.

Pitch Report/Condition

The pitch at the County Ground, Chelmsford is a balanced pitch. The average 1st innings score at this venue in the last 70 matches is 172 runs. The team batting first at this venue has won 50% of its matches. So the toss does not make much of a difference here.

Pacers have been very successful at this Venue. They have earned 64% of the total bowling fantasy points at this venue. We would suggest that you pick as many pace bowlers as possible in your team.

Head to Head

In the 12 matches played between these 2 teams, Essex have won 5 matches and Somerset have won 7 matches. Of both teams have earned the most fantasy points for their respective teams so far.