Match 16 of the T20 Blast 2022 will witness Warwickshire Bears taking on Durham Dynamoes on Sunday (May 29) at Edgbaston, Birmingham.
Both the teams have featured in two games and have a good idea about their combinations. The Bears have secured wins in both their league matches, while Dynamoes have a winning percentage of 50%.
In their last outing, Warwickshire posted a score of 200 on the back of a quickfire partnership of 98 run-stand between Adam Hose (55) and Chris Benjamin (43*). In the bowling unit, Danny Briggs, Craig Miles, and Jake Lintott picked up two wickets to help the team in securing a thrilling victory by three runs.
The players like Paul Stirling and Danny Briggs will be the key players of the team, due to their experience and form.
On the other hand, Durham had started off with a win but lost by 31 runs in their second fixture. The bowling performances were average to concede 223 on the board, with captain Ashton Turner picking up two wickets.
Graham Clark (54) and David Bedingham (31) were the notable contributors, as the team could score 192. It remains to be seen if Turner features in this match, as he sustained a shoulder injury and was retired hurt.
Match: Warwickshire vs Durham, Match 16
Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham
Date & Time: May 29 at 7:00 PM IST
Live Streaming: FanCode and YouTube
The same venue hosted the Final of the T20 Blast 2021, and the batters had a good day at the office. A score of 150 will be a par score on this venue, and the bowlers need to be proficient with their line lengths. Most of the games have been won by the team batting first, and the same can be expected in this fixture.
In a total of 12 T20 encounters, Warwickshire have held an edge on eight occasions. They last faced each other in the last edition, wherein Durham won the game by 34 runs.
Warwickshire: Carlos Brathwaite (C), Chris Benjamin, Jacob Bethell, Danny Briggs, Ethan Brookes, Henry Brookes, Alex Davies, Sam Hain, Olly Hannon-Dalby, Adam Hose, Jake Lintott, Craig Miles, Paul Stirling
Durham: David Bedingham, Scott Borthwick, Jonathan Bushnell, Brydon Carse, Graham Clark, Paul Coughlin, Ned Eckersley, Oliver Gibson, Michael Jones, Stanley Mcalindon, Ben Raine, Ollie Robinson, Liam Trevaskis, Ashton Turner (c)
Probable Playing XI
Warwickshire: Paul Stirling, Jacob Bethell, Alex Davies (wk), Sam Hain, Adam Hose, Chris Benjamin, Carlos Brathwaite (c), Henry Brookes, Danny Briggs, Jake Lintott, Craig Miles
Durham: Graham Clark, Michael Jones, Scott Borthwick, Ashton Turner (c), David Bedingham, Ned Eckersley, Oliver Robinson (wk), Paul Coughlin, Liam Trevaskis, Ben Raine, Brydon Carse
CREX XI Suggestion
Wicket-Keeper: Alex Davies
Batters: Sam Hain, Paul Stirling, David Bedingham, Adam Hose
All-Rounders: Paul Coughlin, Ashton Turner
Bowlers: Liam Trevaskis, Jake Lintott, Danny Briggs, Brydon Carse
Captain: Paul Stirling
Vice-Captain: Paul Coughlin