Glamorgan will lock horns with Durham in the final of the Royal London One-Day Cup 2021 commencing on 19th August at Trent Bridge in Nottingham.
Glamorgan’s have been in an impressive form in the Royal London One-Day Cup so far. The team headed by Kiran Carlson finished on top of the Points Table in Group 2 & made a direct entry into the semi-finals on Monday. In the semifinals, they defeated the Essex team by five wickets at Kennington Oval in London. Half-centuries from Hamish Rutherford, Nicholas Selman & Joe Cooke helped Glamorgan chase down a target of 290 runs with two overs to spare.
On the other hand, Durham had a better season than all other teams participating in the Royal London One-Day Cup. They topped Group A with 13 points from eight games. On Tuesday, the Scott Borthwick headed Glamorgan team defeated Surrey by five wickets at the Riverside Ground in Chester-Le-Street. Opener batsman Alex Lees top-scored with 75 runs before Tim David trapped him in front of the stumps. The other batters made useful contributions to help Durham chase the target with 15 balls left.
With both the teams in top form and eyeing the prestigious Royal London One Day Club, a crackling contest can be on cards in Glamorgan vs Durham final match.
Match: Glamorgan vs Durham, Royal London One-day Cup Final 2021
Date: August 19, 2021 (Thursday)
Time: 03:30 PM (IST)
Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham
The weather will be sunny but clouds will also be there. There are chances of drizzles at 3 pm & hence a short delay can be expected in the final match. Temperatures are likely to vary between 19 & 21 degrees Celsius.
The average ODI score at Trent Bridge is 250 runs, which means a high-scoring match may be on cards. 25 out of 46 matches being played have been won by teams chasing the total thus batting second could be the choice of the team winning the toss.
Royal London One Day Cup 2021 Final, Predicted Playing XIs
Predicted XI: Hamish Rutherford, Nicholas Selman, Steven Reingold, Kiran Carlson (c), Billy Root, Tom Cullen (w), Joe Cooke, Andrew Salter, James Weighell, Lukas Carey, Michael Hogan
Predicted XI: Graham Clark, Alex Lees, Scott Borthwick (c), Cameron Bancroft (w), David Bedingham, Sean Dickson, Liam Trevaskis, Luke Doneathy, Matt Salisbury, Chris Rushworth, Jack Campbell
Glamorgan & Durham both are in their best form in the ongoing Royal London One day Cup. However, Glamorgan looks much better than Durham’s squad & thus there are full chances of Glamorgan clinching the trophy of the Royal London on Thursday.
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