- Match: Warwickshire (WAS) vs Essex (ESS)
- Date- 6th July 2023
- Match Format- T20
- Venue- Edgbaston
- Time- 11:00 PM (IST)
- Weather Forecast- 21 Degrees Celsius, Cloudy
Warwickshire vs Essex Prediction Preview:
Welcome to WAS vs ESS Today Prediction curated by Kheltalk cricket experts. In the 1st quarter final of the ongoing English T20 Blast, Warwickshire will be crossing swords with Essex.
After finishing at the top of the points table of North Group, Warwickshire will be locking horns with Essex, who finished in the 4th position in the South Group.
Warwickshire are coming on the back of a 8-run victory against Durham in their last group stage game. Rob Yates top-scored for them with a gutsy knock of 53 runs in 42 deliveries.
After 2 consecutive losses, Essex finally got their bearings right in their last group-stage encounter. They defeated Surrey by 3 wickets in a high-scoring thriller.
Top Batters for WAS vs ESS
- Rob Yates (WAS)- 447 runs at an average of 40.64
- Sam Hain (WAS)- 429 runs at an average of 107.25
- Michael-Kyle Pepper (ESS)- 376 runs at an average of 34.18
Top Bowlers WAS vs ESS
- Daniel Sams (ESS)- 22 wickets
- Dan Mousley (WAS)- 20 wickets
- Matt Critchley (ESS)- 20 wickets
WAS vs ESS Today Match Prediction Scenarios
Scenario 1- If WAS bats first
- First Innings score prediction- WAS is expected to score 200-220 runs
- Result prediction- WAS will win the match by 30-40 runs
Scenario 2- If ESS bats first
- First Innings score prediction- ESS is expected to score 170-180
- Result prediction- WAS will win the match by 7 wickets
WAS vs ESS Today Match Prediction, English T20 Blast, Who Will Win the Match?
Table-toppers of the North Group, Warwickshire are strong favourites to win this English T20 Blast quarter final game. Their batters pose serious headaches to the opposition teams and their bowlers hit the deck quite explicity.
Essex will have to punch above their weight in order to find their way to the semi-finals in this English T20 Blast 2023 game.
They would be relying on their bowling department, which has been quite their strength in this tournament.
Team Update/Players Availability/Injury News
There are no injury updates at the moment. We will update it if there are any.
WAS vs ESS Probable Playing 11
WAS Playing XI
Alex Davies (C & Wk), Robert Yates, Sam Hain, Glenn Maxwell, Dan Mousley, Chris Benjamin, Ed Barnard, Henry Brookes, Danny Briggs, Craig Miles, Jake Lintott.
ESS Playing XI
M Pepper (wk), N Browne, T Westley, A Cook, D Lawrence, M Critchley, S Harmer, D Bracewell, J Porter, S Snater, S Cook
Will Rhodes, Henry Brookes, Michael Burgess, Oliver Hannon-Dalby, Sam Hain, Liam Norwell, Robert Yates, Alex Davies, Jacob Bethell, Manraj Johal, Moeen Ali, Ed Barnard, Chris Rushworth, Hassan Ali, Glenn Maxwell
Tom Westley, Nick Browne, Dan Lawrence, Samuel Cook, James Porter, Shane Snater, Paul Walter, Matt Critchley, Simon Harmer, Doug Bracewell, Daniel Sams, Michael Pepper, Adam Rossington, Feroze Khushi, Eshun Kalley, Aron Nijjar, Aaron Beard