Essex
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244/7(19.6ov)
233/6(19.6ov)
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Essex vs Sussex, Vitality Blast 2022 – Who Will Win Today’s Match?

17 Jun 2022, The Cloud County Ground, Vitality Blast 2022
Essex Eagles win by 11 runs

Betting Tip – Essex will defeat Sussex in the 79th match of the Vitality T20 Blast.

Essex win @2.245

Essex to beat Sussex
  • Essex have been in good form lately and have won two of their last three matches while Sussex have lost three matches on the trot.
  • Essex are third in the table while Sussex occupy the sixth place in South Group.
  • Essex also have players in better form which has reflected in their performances lately.

Live Score

  • Scorecard
  • ESS 1ST INN
    BATSMEN R B 4s 6s SR
    Adam Rossington c Tom Alsop b Steven Finn 35 21 4 2 166.67
    Feroze Khushi c & b Tymal Mills 34 26 4 0 130.77
    Michael Pepper b Ravi Bopara 36 18 6 1 200
    Matthew Critchley c Mohammad Rizwan b Steven Finn 34 20 0 3 170
    Paul Walter b Rashid Khan 12 8 1 1 150
    Daniel Sams c Steven Finn b Tymal Mills 71 24 6 6 295.83
    Simon Harmer run out (Mohammad Rizwan) 2 2 0 0 100
    Aron Nijjar not out 0 1 0 0 0
    Tom Westley not out 2 2 0 0 100
    Total (20 Ov, RR: 12.19) 244/7
    BOWLING O M R W ECON WD NB
    Delray Rawlins 2 0 11 0 5.5 1 0
    Steven Finn 3 0 45 2 15 0 0
    Tymal Mills 3 0 47 2 15.66 0 2
    Henry Crocombe 4 0 62 0 15.5 5 0
    Rashid Khan 4 0 42 1 10.5 0 0
    Ravi Bopara 3 0 30 1 10 0 0
    SUS 1ST INN
    BATSMEN R B 4s 6s SR
    Mohammad Rizwan lbw Aron Nijjar 66 32 5 5 206.25
    Luke Wright c Feroze Khushi b Ben Allison 11 8 2 0 137.5
    Ali Orr lbw Simon Harmer 38 18 3 3 211.11
    Tom Alsop c Michael Pepper b Matthew Critchley 45 26 7 0 173.08
    Ravi Bopara c Adam Rossington b Daniel Sams 51 26 4 3 196.15
    Rashid Khan c Paul Walter b Matthew Critchley 0 1 0 0 0
    Delray Rawlins not out 15 9 1 1 166.67
    Harrison Ward not out 1 2 0 0 50
    Total (20 Ov, RR: 11.64) 233/6
    BOWLING O M R W ECON WD NB
    Sam Cook 3 0 41 0 13.66 0 0
    Daniel Sams 4 0 41 1 10.25 0 0
    Ben Allison 2 0 50 1 25 0 2
    Matthew Critchley 4 0 37 2 9.25 0 0
    Simon Harmer 4 0 36 1 9 0 0
    Aron Nijjar 3 0 28 1 9.33 2 0
  • Match Details
  • Home TeamEssex
    Away TeamSussex
    SeriesVitality Blast 2022
    UmpiresPaul Baldwin
    Stephen Davis
    Anthony Choat
    Match RefereeGraham Irwin

Match Odds

Match Prediction – Essex vs Sussex, Vitality Blast 2022 – Who Will Win Today’s Match?

Essex will host Sussex at the Chelmsford County Ground in Essex in the 79th match of the Vitality T20 Blast 2022 on June 17.

Essex have been a pretty dominant side in the Vitality Blast so far this season. They have won four of their eight matches so far while one game has ended without a result. With nine points and a net run rate of +0.546, they are third in the table. What’s comforting for Essex is the fact that they have won two of their last three matches and will be looking to build momentum here.

Sussex, meanwhile, have won three matches but have gone on to lose five of their eight matches. They have gathered six points and are sixth in the table. Sussex are level on points with Middlesex but are ahead on the basis of net run rate. Sussex have lost their last three matches in a row and getting back to form will be the number 1 priority for them here.

TeamOverall WinsOverall Win %Last 5 WinsLast 5 Win %
Essex1343.3%240%
Sussex1756.7%360%
Essex vs Sussex, Vitality Blast head to head

Total head to head = 30 matches

Essex Preview

Essex secured a massive victory by a margin of 61 runs in their most recent match against Middlesex. Batting first, they were led by Feroze Khushi and Paul Walter’s half-centuries as the side posted 186 runs on the board for the loss of six wickets.

Their bowling unit, then, put in a fine shift to restrict the opposition run-chase. Sam Cook and Matt Critchley picked up three wickets each to secure a big win for Essex which has also helped their net run rate equation.

Who will be the best Batsman for Essex?

Essex Top Batsman Matt Critchley @4.24

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Matt Critchley is the top-scorer for Essex in the competition. He has amassed 194 runs in seven innings at an average of 38.80 and at a strike rate of over 144. His highest score in the competition is 60.

Who will be the best Bowler for Essex?

Essex Top Bowler Matt Critchley @7.0

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Matt Critchley has also been dominant with the ball for Essex and has found plenty of success. He has picked up 12 wickets in seven games at an average of 12.66. He also has a tremendous economy rate of 6.16.

Essex Probable Playing XI: Feroze Khushi, Adam Rossington (wk), Michael-Kyle Pepper, Matthew Critchley, Paul Walter, Tom Westley, Simon Harmer (c), Shane Snater, Aron Nijjar, Ben Allison, Samuel Cook.

Sussex Preview

Sussex took on Gloucestershire in their most recent Vitality Blast match and fell short by four runs. The likes of Delray Rawlin and Obed McCoy were ablet to restrict the opposition to 145/6, but they proved to be ineffective with the bat.

Besides Tom Alsop, who scored 82 off 52, nobody else was able to cross the 20-run mark and Sussex ended up suffering a total collapse. They lost their final wicket in the final over and fell just short of the target.

Who will be the best Batsman for Sussex?

Sussex Top Batsman Tom Alsop @4.74

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Tom Alsop has been great for Sussex and has scored runs consistently. He has gathered 223 runs in five innings at an average of 55.75. He has also batted with a wonderful strike rate of 168.93.

Who will be the best Bowler for Sussex?

Sussex Top Bowler Obed McCoy @3.5

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Obed McCoy has gotten consistent breakthroughs for Sussex. He has 14 wickets to his name from five matches at an average of 12. However, McCoy has been expensive and needs to bowl tighter lengths.

Sussex Probable Playing XI: Tim Seifert (wk), Tom Alsop, Ravi Bopara (c), Delray Rawlins, Fynn Hudson-Prentice, Oliver Carter, Harrison Ward, Obed McCoy, Archie Lenham, Tymal Mills, Steven Finn

Who will be the Man of the match?

Matt Critchley will be the primary pick for the man of the match award. He has been outrageous and is the leading run-scorer as well as the highest wicket-taker for his side. He will be expected to continue with the same form.

Pitch and Weather Conditions

The surface here is suited to batting, especially in domestic T20 cricket. Scores above 170 are quite common and pacers will also enjoy swing with the new ball. The average first innings score here is 172.

Partly cloudy skies are expected on the day of the match with 15% chances in precipitation. Strong winds, blowing at up to 26 km/h are also expected. The temperature could vary between 22 and 29 degrees Celsius.

Toss Prediction

The side winning the toss should look to bowl first. Dew factor could prove to be decisive during the run-chase and more matches have been won by sides bowling first.

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Team Line Ups

Essex Sussex
Feroze Khushi
Adam Rossington
Michael Pepper
Matthew Critchley
Paul Walter
Tom Westley
Simon Harmer
Daniel Sams
Aron Nijjar
Ben Allison
Sam Cook
Luke Wright
Tom Alsop
Mohammad Rizwan
Ravi Bopara
Delray Rawlins
Rashid Khan
Harrison Ward
Ali Orr
Henry Crocombe
Tymal Mills
Steven Finn

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Team Line Ups

Essex Sussex
Feroze Khushi
Adam Rossington
Michael Pepper
Matthew Critchley
Paul Walter
Tom Westley
Simon Harmer
Daniel Sams
Aron Nijjar
Ben Allison
Sam Cook
Luke Wright
Tom Alsop
Mohammad Rizwan
Ravi Bopara
Delray Rawlins
Rashid Khan
Harrison Ward
Ali Orr
Henry Crocombe
Tymal Mills
Steven Finn
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