Perfect Prediction


Sunday, 12 May 2019



Match Details

Nottinghamshire versus Somerset, Royal London One-Day Cup, first Semifinal

Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Sunday, May 12, 3:30 PM IST


The Trent Bridge in Nottingham has been a memorial park for bowlers this season. 823 runs were scored in the amusement among Notts and Lancashire, which spoke to the seventh most noteworthy match aggregate in List A cricket. The hosts additionally posted a bewildering 433 – their second most noteworthy List An aggregate – batting first against Leicestershire. The surface is hard and genuine, offering practically no buy at all and batsmen can easily hit through the line directly from the get-go.

Splendid and radiant climate is normal on match day which implies another high-scoring undertaking is on the cards.

Match Overview

Nottinghamshire were relentless in the gathering stages, enrolling six triumphs from eight matches and serenely beat their gathering. The Notts were moved by surprising showcases of intensity hitting from their top-request who helped indent aggregates more than 400 twice.

They've stayed flawless at Trent Bridge, where they will have a Somerset side who've persevered through blended fortunes this season up to this point.

Somerset have blown hot and cold all through, scoring four continuous triumphs toward the beginning of the challenge just to be pegged back by three progressive thrashings. A last-wheeze triumph against Surrey in the last match earned them a compartment in the knockout stages.

They hit their walk in the quarterfinal against Worcestershire, enlisting an extensive 147-run triumph and appear to crest at the ideal time.

Straight on (Last 5 matches)

Nottinghamshire Wins: 3

Somerset Wins: 1

No outcome: 1

Structure Guide (latest to most seasoned)

Nottinghamshire: W NR L W

Somerset: W L

Group News

Last Match Playing XI and Expected Changes

Nottinghamshire: Samit Patel, Chris Nash, James Pattinson, Luke Fletcher, Alex Hales, Steven Mullaney (c), Jake Ball, Ben Duckett, Joe Clarke, Matthew Carter, Tom Moores (wk)

Potential changes: Ben Slater for Ben Duckett, Harry Gurney for Matthew Carter

Somerset: Tom Banton (wk), Azhar Ali, Peter Trego, James Hildreth, Tom Abell (c), George Bartlett, Lewis Gregory, Roelof van der Merwe, Craig Overton, Jamie Overton, Josh Davey

Potential changes: None

My Dream XI


Picking between Tom Banton and Tom Moores is an easy decision truly. Banton opens the innings for Somerset which implies he will have much additional break in the center when contrasted with Moores, who openings into the lower center request for Notts. Banton is likewise in a rich vein of structure, having scored a vocation best 112 against Worcestershire last break.


Alex Hales will look put the mistake of his cutting out from the English squad well and genuinely behind him by controlling his Notts side to a billet in the last. Hales was scratchy in the past diversion, enrolling a 43-ball 36, however he adores batting at Trent Bridge and will hope to get his side off to a flying begin a pitch expected to offer almost no for the bowlers.

Ben Slater has missed the last couple of amusements for Notts', yet is relied upon to come back to the side subsequent to recouping from quad damage. Slater has been in shocking structure, averaging 85 with two half-hundreds of years and a century in three innings this season.

Chris Nash is Notts' most experienced campaigner at the highest point of the request and his veteran nearness assumes a fundamental job in balancing the hyper approach of the more youthful individuals from the side. Nash has been amazingly reliable, enlisting two half-hundreds of years and a 35 of every 4 innings. He is a hazardous batsman once he gets his eye in however and, having passed up a great opportunity against Northants, will be looking at a major commitment here.

James Hildreth and Azhar Ali have scored the main part of Somerset's keeps running at the highest point of the request. Hildreth is his side's driving run scorer in the challenge, averaging 43 with three half-hundreds of years to his name. His most serious issue has been changing over begins generous thumps and that is one region he will be excited about tending to entering the business end of the challenge.

Azhar Ali, then again, has 1 century and 1 fifty shockingly. Be that as it may, he's additionally rather shockingly featured with the ball, grabbing a fifer in his side's past amusement.


Samit Patel's swashbuckling ton in Notts' last gathering diversion helped them secure a home elimination round. Samit wasn't in the best of structures coming into the challenge, yet he is by all accounts topping at the correct time. With the capacity to contribute with a couple of calm overs in the center, Samit will be a convenient player to have.

Lewis Gregory has featured with bat and ball for Somerset this season. Gregory has amassed 250 keeps running in the challenge, with three half-hundreds of years shockingly, while likewise getting 8 wickets with the ball. With a spot in the last available for anyone, Gregory will hope to come great by and by.


Craig Overton has led Somerset's bowling assault this season. He's their driving wicket-taker with 18 wickets from 9 matches and on level pitches where bowlers have would in general hole runs, his economy rate remains at an honorable 4.63. Overton will hold the key in confining an imposing Notts top-request.

James Pattinson and Luke Fletcher have bowled well couple for Notts with the new ball. Fletcher is Notts' most elevated wicket-taker with 16 wickets from only 7 matches, while Pattinson isn't excessively a long ways behind, with 11 wickets up to this point.

They are both falling off a better than average trip with the ball in their past amusement against Northamptonshire and will extravagant their odds of rattling a conflicting Somerset top request.

Skipper: Alex Hales

Bad habit CAPTAIN: Samit Patel

Player to keep an eye out for: Ben Slater

Slater is a rich vein of structure, having enlisted three progressive scores of more than 50. On a pitch that is not expected to do much, he will be required to go to the gathering. In the event that he gets going, Somerset's bowlers will have a long, exhausting day in the field.

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