Vitality T20 blast: After the opening fixture against Sussex Sharks got washed out on Friday, Hampshire will continue their T20 Vitality Blast 2019 campaign at Rose Bowl on Sunday against Kent Spitfires.
Kent Spitfires got knocked out in the quarter-final and finished second in the South Group last season. This will be their second game in the tournament after taking on Somerset. Opting to bat first, Kent Spitfires scored 165/9 in the first innings with the help of Oliver Robbinson’s 53 and M Nabi’ 34. In reply, Somerset mustered out for 124 runs in front fo Imran Qayyum’s five-wicket haul.
Heading to Southampton, Kent Spitfires will look to carry the momentum forward against Hampshire at The Rose Bowl tonight.
The hosts Hampshire’s opening game against Sussex Sharks got abandoned without a ball being bowled and it looks like a perfect opportunity for them to kick start the campaign with a win.
Match Details When and Where
- Match: KET vs HAM Vitality T20 Blast
- Date: 21st July 2019
- Time: 07:00 PM IST
- Venue: The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Kent vs Hampshire Probable playing 11:
Kent: Sean Dickson, Jordan Cox, Imran Qayyum, Mohammad Nabi, Fred Klaassen, Adam Milne, Hardus Viljoen, Daniel Bell-Drummond (c), Zak Crawley, Oliver Robinson (wk), Alex Blake
Hampshire: Sam Northeast, Liam Dawson, James Fuller, Chris Morris, Kyle Abbott, Mason Crane, Rilee Rossouw, Lewis McManus(w), Chris Wood, Aneurin Donald, James Vince(c)
Hampshire has announced an unchanged squad. South African All-rounder Chris Morris will be making his debut for Hampshire.
Aneurin Donald and James Fuller might make their T20 appearance for Kent. Kent Spitfires have released the same unchanged squad for this encounter.
Squads for Kent vs Hampshire
Kent: Adam Milne, Jordan Cox, Fred Klaassen, Calum Haggett, Hardus Viljoen, Daniel Bell-Drummond (c), Zak Crawley, Oliver Robinson (wk), Mohammad Nabi, Alex Blake, Sean Dickson, Imran Qayyum, Matt Milnes
Hampshire: Lewis McManus(w), Chris Wood, Chris Morris, Rilee Rossouw, Aneurin Donald, James Vince(c), Sam Northeast, Liam Dawson, James Fuller, Kyle Abbott, Mason Crane