Match 98

HAM vs GLO Fantasy Dream Team Prediction: Fantasy Cricket Tips for Match 98

Last Updated: 2/7/2021 2:29 PM IST

Hampshire vs Gloucestershire (HAM vs GLO), Match 98 Preview

Match 98 of the "Vitality Blast, 2021" will be played between Hampshire and Gloucestershire (HAM vs GLO). The match will be played at the The Rose Bowl, Southampton.

Hampshire have played 6 matches in the series and they are currently ranked ninth on the points table, while Gloucestershire have played 8 matches in the series and they are currently ranked third on the points table.

Both teams last played against each other in the Match 23 of the County Championship, 2021 where was the Man of the Match and Hampshire drew with Gloucestershire. Tom Alsop scored the highest fantasy points for Hampshire with 180 match fantasy points while Ryan Higgins topped the fantasy points leaderboard for Gloucestershire with 202 match fantasy points.

In the last match played by Hampshire against Surrey, Surrey beat Hampshire by 20 runs. The top fantasy player for HAM was Scott Currie who scored 86 fantasy points.

In their last match in this series against Somerset, Somerset beat Gloucestershire by 8 wickets. The top fantasy player for GLO was Benny Howell who scored 73 fantasy points.

Pitch Report/Condition

The pitch at the The Rose Bowl, Southampton is a balanced pitch. The average 1st innings score at this venue in the last 81 matches is 169 runs. The team batting first at this venue has won 49% 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 10 matches played between these 2 teams, Gloucestershire have won 2 matches and Hampshire have won 7 matches. Gloucestershire do not have a good record against Hampshire. We expect the trend to continue. Gloucestershire Bowlers have earned the most fantasy points for their team, while Batsmans have earned the most fantasy points for Hampshire.