YOR vs WAS: Yorkshire will play Warwickshire in a North Group stage match of the T20 Blast 2021 at Headingley.
With the availability of Adil Rashid and Jonny Bairstow for the first half of the T20 Blast, one can only expect an exhilarating game of cricket. Yorkshire will also be receiving the services of T20 batting specialist Dawid Malan and allrounder David Willey. New Zealand pacer Lockie Ferguson will add weightage to their playing XI for the season opener.
The Bears have a decent squad ahead of their opening encounter. With a lot of expectations stuck with skipper Will Rhodes and Sam Hain. They will be accompanied by Carlos Brathwaite and Chris Woakes who will be the much-needed strength for the side.
Match: Yorkshire vs Warwickshire
Date & Time: 10th June 2021, 11:00 PM IST
Venue: Headingley, Leeds
YOR vs WAS Head-to-Head
In all, the two teams have met 14 times previously with Yorkshire winning 5 matches and Warwickshire winning 6. One game ended in a tie while two ended with no result.
With the average first innings score being as high as 170, one can expect a high scoring encounter between the two sides. The spinners will play a key role in the context of the game while batsmen would be looking to capitalise right from the word go.
The team winning the toss would be looking to chase on this venue as chasing teams have tasted great success at this venue.
It’s forecasted to be partly cloudy with humid conditions.
YOR vs WAS Predicted Playing XI
Jonny Bairstow(WK), Adam Lyth, Dawid Malan, Tom Kohler Cadmore, Harry Brook, David Willey(C), Jordan Thompson, Matthew Waite, Lockie Ferguson, Adil Rashid, Jack Shutt
Michael Burgess (WK), Will Rhodes(C), Ed Pollock, Sam Hain, Adam Hose, Carlos Brathwaite, Tim Bresnan, Chris Woakes, Danny Briggs, Henry Brookes, Jake Lintott
YOR vs WAS Dream11 Team Prediction
Wicketkeeper: Jonny Bairstow (captain)
Batsmen: Dawid Malan, Sam Hain, Ed Pollock, Harry Brook
All-rounders: David Willey (vice-captain), Carlos Brathwaite, Will Rhodes
Bowlers: Lockie Ferguson, Jake Lintott, Jack Shutt