Leicestershire will face Glamorgan in the Royal London One Day Cup Group B match on August 5th at Grace Road, Leicester.
Leicestershire are having a terrible campaign as they are eighth on the points table with just one win and three losses. They suffered a seven-wicket loss in their previous encounter against Nottinghamshire and are in desperate need of a win.
Glamorgan, on the other hand, has an opposing tournament as they see each other at the top of the points table with three wins and one loss. They beat Surrey in their last encounter with five wickets and will try to continue their winning momentum to hold onto the top spot.
LEI vs. GLA Probable Match 11 today
Rishi Patel, George Rhodes, Marcus Harris, Lewis Hill (C), Arron Lilley, Harry Swindells (WK), Louis Kimber, Ben Mike, Rehan Ahmed, Edward Barnes, Chris Wright
Hamish Rutherford, Nicholas Selman, Steven Reingold, Kiran Carlson (C), Billy Root, Tom Cullen (WK), Joe Cooke, Lukas Carey, Michael Hogan, Andy Gorvin, Andrew Salter
LEI vs. GLA, Royal London One-Day Cup
Date and time: August 5th, 3:30 p.m. IST
Venue: Grace Road, Leicester
The playing field on Grace Road is extremely beneficial for the bowlers. Pacemakers are sure to get early movement and bounce. Spinners will jump into the game in the final stages, with the field of play slowing down, making it difficult to count runs.
The team that wins the throw will most likely choose to hit first.
The top picks of today’s LEI vs. GLA Dream11 match
Tom Cullen: Tom Cullen has been a reliable performer for Glamorgan, hitting important runs and being behind the wickets.
Marcus Harris: Harris was a shining light for Leicestershire as he has 232 runs in four games. He is expected to deliver again in this game.
Hamish Rutherford: Rutherford is a decent opening hit who can score consistently. He has played in the tournament for two half centuries so far.
Joe Cooke: Cooke was a key player for Glamorgan as he took eight wickets and also scored crucial runs towards the end. It’s a must have for today’s LEI vs. GLA Dream11 team.
George Rhodes: Rhodes has been decent for Leicestershire and can add to both aspects of the game.
Michael Hogan: With 10 wickets in his kitten, Hogan is the second highest wicket taker in the tournament so far.
Ed Barnes: Barnes has four wickets in his name in as many games for Leicestershire and could be an important part of today’s game.
Top 5 best players to choose from in the LEI vs. GLA Dream11 prediction team
Joe Cooke – 336 points
Michael Hogan – 334 points
Rishi Patel – 298 points
Marcus Harris – 294 points
Lewis Hill – 273 points
Key stats for the LEI vs. GLA Dream11 prediction team
Michael Hogan – 4 games, 10 wickets
Joe Cooke – 4 innings, 61 runs, 8 wickets
Marcus Harris – 4 games, 232 runs
Rishi Patel – 4 games, 218 runs
Lewis Hill – 4 games, 196 runs
LEI vs. GLA Dream11 prediction today
Fantasy suggestion # 1: Tom Cullen, Rishi Patel, Marcus Harris, Lewis Hill, Hamish Rutherford, Steven Reingold, Joe Cooke, George Rhodes, Michael Hogan, Lukas Carey, Ed Barnes
Captain: Joe Cooke Vice captain: Marcus Harris
Fantasy suggestion # 2: Tom Cullen, Rishi Patel, Marcus Harris, Lewis Hill, Hamish Rutherford, Harry Swindells, Joe Cooke, George Rhodes, Michael Hogan, Lukas Carey, Rehan Ahmed
Captain: Michael Hogan. Vice captain: Rishi Patel