Match 3
SOM vs ESS

SOM vs ESS Fantasy Dream Team Prediction: Fantasy Cricket Tips for Match 4

Last Updated: 9/6/2021 9:53 PM IST

Somerset vs Essex (SOM vs ESS), Match 3 Preview

Match 3 of the "Vitality Blast, 2021" will be played between Somerset and Essex (SOM vs ESS). The match will be played at the The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton.

Essex are playing their first game of this season. In their last 5 games, Essex have won 2 games and lost 3. Somerset are also playing their first game of this season. In their last 5 games, Somerset have won 2 games and lost 3.

Both teams last played against each other in the Final of the Bob Willis Trophy, 2020 where was the Man of the Match and Somerset drew with Essex. Craig Overton scored the highest fantasy points for Somerset with 190 match fantasy points while Sir Alastair Cook topped the fantasy points leaderboard for Essex with 278 match fantasy points.

Pitch Report/Condition

The pitch at the The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton is a balanced pitch. The average 1st innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches is 150 runs.

Pacers have been very successful at this Venue. They have earned 78% 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 11 matches played between these 2 teams, Essex have won 4 matches and Somerset have won 7 matches. Of both teams have earned the most fantasy points for their respective teams so far.