Women’s County Championship T20: Hampshire vs Essex Fantasy Tips – Key Players, Probable Line-ups & More

Hampshire Women will be strong favourites to win this match owing to their superior league position and the dominant performances they have delivered in the tournament.
Abhinav Goel Author

Updated - 15 May 2021 3:41 pm

Match Details
Date: 16 May 2021
Time: 5:30 PM (IST)
Venue: Totton and Eling Cricket Club, Southern Gardens
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Preview:

2nd placed Hampshire Women take on bottom-dwellers Essex Women in the Women’s County Championship T20. The match will take place on Sunday at 5: 30 PM IST. Essex Women are in the last position and have lost all six of their matches in the tournament while Hampshire have won three and lost three.

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Analysis:

Hampshire Women will be strong favourites to win this match owing to their superior league position and the dominant performances they have delivered in the tournament. Hampshire women defeated Surrey Women by 11 runs in their last game. While Essex Women lost to table-toppers Kent by 32 runs.

Among the wicketkeepers, Jessica Bird should be a good option from the Fantasy XI point of view as she bats in the top order. From the batters section, the likes of Sophie Mitchelmore, Catherine Dalton, Heyley Brown, Ella Chandler could perform well in this match. The selection of all-rounders could make the difference between winning and losing here.

Kelly Castle, FI Morris, Katherine Speed, Alice Monaghan will play a big role with both bat and ball. As a result, these players can act as good captain and vice-captain choices, given their good performances this season. While Finty Trussler, Poppy-Jay Watkins, Charlotte Taylor and Grace Poole can also be good picks in the bowling section.

Key Players:

Probable Playing 11:

Hampshire Women:

Ella Chandler, Fi Morris, Sophie Mitchelmore, Emily Windsor(C), Abbie Whybrow(WK), Alice Monaghan, Charlotte Taylor, Finty Trussler, Poppy-jay watkins, Gemma Lane

Essex Women:

Catherine Dalton, Heyley Brown, Kate Midwood, Jessica Bird, Katherine Speed, Kelly Castle (C), Scarlett Hughest (WK),Emma Jones, Grace Poole, Esmae MacGregor, Jasmine Westley

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Team 2

Best 14:

Wicketkeepers: Jessica Bird, Scarlett Hughest
Batsmen: Sophie Mitchelmore, Catherine Dalton, Heyley Brown, Ella Chandler
All-rounders: Kelly Castle, FI Morris, Katherine Speed, Alice Monaghan
Bowlers: Finty Trussler, Poppy-jay Watkins, Charlotte Taylor, Grace Poole, Jasmine Westley

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