The Trent Rockets and Birmingham Phoenix will go head to head in the 15th game of the 2022 season of the Hundred. Both these teams have played incredibly well in the 2022 season as they are among the top three teams in the tournament. The Rockets have looked unstoppable as they remain undefeated in the first three games, whereas the Phoenix after a losing start has won their next two games.
The Trent Rockets defeated the Manchester Originals in a six-wicket victory. Whereas, the Birmingham-based team registered a four-run victory against the Northern Superchargers. Now talking about the Rockets - Phoenix match, here is the prediction of what could happen in this fixture and who will eventually emerge as a winner.
The Trent Rockets have a better chance to win the toss as they have won the last three tosses in the 2022 season of the Hundred.
As one of the two undefeated teams, the Trent Rockets have a better chance to win this fixture as they have already defeated Birmingham once this season. They also have an incredible team with stars like Dawid Malan, Alex Hales and Rashid Khan.
Team of the Day
As mentioned earlier, Trent Rockets have the better team with experienced players in their ranks. They also have some great local players who have been performing incredibly well over the 2022 season.
The Trent Rockets have the upper hand in the powerplay with an average score of 49.3. Hence, the score in this game’s powerplay is expected to be between 45-55.
With both teams scoring big runs in their respective games, this match could be another high-scoring run-fest. The Edgbaston Cricket Stadium had an average score of 161 last year and the only game played on this ground so far produced a score of 176 by the Phoenix against the Southern Brave. Hence, the first innings score could be between 160-165.
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