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Kent versus Somerset Betting Tips and Preview

T20BLAST (2018-08-16) Canterbury (SLG)

Highlights
  • Kent won 10 of the last 12 between these two sides.

  • Kent have won 6 of their last 8 completed T20 matches.

  • Somerset have won 9 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Somerset are rated 7 points ahead of Kent in the Cricsq ratings.

  • The team batting first won the last 24 out the last 37 completed matches played at Canterbury (SLG).

Betting Tips
  • Back Somerset to win with full stake (odds at time of writing 2.06 on Betfair).

Pitch Analysis

Canterbury (SLG) has hosted 39 T20 matches since 2010. The next section will examine those matches.

The average first innings score at Canterbury (SLG) is 170 in matches where the full 20 overs were available. Over 200 has scored 4 times in T20s here since 2010. The last 3 first innings scores here were 160, 191 and 99.

54% of runs here have been scored in boundaries. This is below the global average of 55% of runs in T20s since 2010 being scored in boundaries. Batters at Canterbury (SLG) strike at 129.3 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 128.8 against spin.

24 out the last 37 completed matches played at Canterbury (SLG) have been won by the team batting first.

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Kent Overview

Kent have won 6 of their last 8 completed T20 matches.

They beat Middlesex in their last match. They bowled well to restrict Middlesex to 189 for 7. They then chased this score down to win the match.

Daniel Bell-Drummond was the top run scorer with 62 off 41 balls. Alex Blake scored 57 off 27 balls. The next highest score was 28 by Heino Kuhn.

Daniel Bell-Drummond was the pick of the bowlers. He took 0 for 12 off 1.0 overs. Joe Denly went for 6.25 an over. Imran Qayyum took 2 wicket and had an economy rate of 9.25.

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Somerset Overview

Somerset have won 9 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They beat Glamorgan in their last match. They batted first and scored 210 for 8. They then bowled well to restrict Glamorgan to 181 for 9 to win the match.

Corey Anderson was the top run scorer with 72 off 30 balls. James Hildreth scored 47 off 30 balls. The next highest score was 36 by Steven Davies.

Jerome Taylor was the pick of the bowlers. He took 2 for 30 off 4.0 overs. Jamie Overton went for 11.0 an over. Max Waller took 4 wicket and had an economy rate of 6.25.

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The Verdict

Somerset are rated 7 points ahead of Kent in the Cricsq ratings. They have 82 points whereas Kent have 75.

At the time of writing Kent are favorites on Betfair at 1.92. Somerset are 2.06.

I suggest backing Somerset to win this match. They are currently 2.06 on Betfair. At the prices Somerset represent the value bet in this match.

Kent Season Players
Grant Stewart

Current Form:

Grant Stewart has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

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Oliver Robinson

Current Form:

Oliver Robinson has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

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Joe Denly

Current Form:

Joe Denly has played in 171 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 4357 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.7. He has a strike rate of 122.7. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Denly has taken 20 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.79 runs per over.

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Daniel Bell-Drummond

Current Form:

Daniel Bell-Drummond has played in 67 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1748 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.7. He has a strike rate of 132.2. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Bell-Drummond has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 12.0 runs per over.

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Heino Kuhn

Current Form:

Heino Kuhn has played in 37 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 766 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 29.5. He has a strike rate of 131.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 136.1 and against spin it is 117.9.

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Zak Crawley

Current Form:

Zak Crawley has played in 2 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.0. He has a strike rate of 75.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 100.0 and against spin it is 0.0.

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Will Gidman

Current Form:

Will Gidman has played in 18 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 186 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.3. He has a strike rate of 108.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 145.7 and against spin it is 121.4.

Gidman has taken 6 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.77 runs per over.

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Sam Billings

Current Form:

Sam Billings has played in 148 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 2609 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.1. He has a strike rate of 130.1. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Darren Stevens

Current Form:

Darren Stevens has played in 154 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3056 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 29.1. He has a strike rate of 143.3. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 146.3 and against pace it is 130.3.

Stevens has taken 94 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.88 runs per over.

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Marcus Stoinis

Current Form:

Marcus Stoinis has played in 73 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 906 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.6. He has a strike rate of 120.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 121.7 and against spin it is 109.6.

Stoinis has taken 43 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.72 runs per over.

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Alex Blake

Current Form:

Alex Blake has played in 102 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1320 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.0. He has a strike rate of 132.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 135.7 and against spin it is 120.5.

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Adam Rouse

Current Form:

Adam Rouse has played in 9 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 61 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 12.2. He has a strike rate of 117.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 151.7 and against spin it is 72.2.

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Sean Dickson

Current Form:

Sean Dickson has played in 11 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 69 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.0. He has a strike rate of 104.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 120.5 and against spin it is 87.5.

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Mitchell Claydon

Current Form:

Mitchell Claydon has played in 108 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 114 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 6.7. He has a strike rate of 74.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 61.1 and against spin it is 37.5.

Claydon has taken 118 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.3 runs per over.

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Calum Haggett

Current Form:

Calum Haggett has played in 26 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 76 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 25.3. He has a strike rate of 140.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 140.4 and against spin it is 60.0.

Haggett has taken 22 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.26 runs per over.

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Adam Milne

Current Form:

Adam Milne has played in 45 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 70 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.3. He has a strike rate of 106.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 112.2 and against spin it is 88.2.

Milne has taken 52 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.53 runs per over.

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Carlos Brathwaite

Current Form:

Carlos Brathwaite has played in 107 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1164 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 19.1. He has a strike rate of 154.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 163.1 and against spin it is 118.7.

Brathwaite has taken 94 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.27 runs per over.

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Matt Hunn

Current Form:

Matt Hunn has played in 3 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

Hunn has taken 4 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.29 runs per over.

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Harry Podmore

Current Form:

Harry Podmore has played in 23 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 32 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 6.4. He has a strike rate of 57.1. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 100.0 and against pace it is 54.4.

Podmore has taken 18 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.35 runs per over.

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James Tredwell

Current Form:

James Tredwell has played in 122 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 273 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 10.1. He has a strike rate of 100.7. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Tredwell has taken 96 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.3 runs per over.

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Adam Riley

Current Form:

Adam Riley has played in 28 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 18 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 6.0. He has a strike rate of 85.7. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 100.0 and against pace it is 81.0.

Riley has taken 21 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.68 runs per over.

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Imran Qayyum

Current Form:

Imran Qayyum has played in 21 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 6 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.0. He has a strike rate of 150.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 150.0 and against spin it is 0.

Qayyum has taken 14 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.84 runs per over.

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Ivan Thomas

Current Form:

Ivan Thomas has played in 13 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.0. He has a strike rate of 60.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 60.0 and against spin it is 0.

Thomas has taken 9 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.14 runs per over.

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Somerset Season Players
Jack Leach

Current Form:

Jack Leach has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

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Johann Myburgh

Current Form:

Johann Myburgh has played in 54 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty and 1 hundred in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1205 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.7. He has a strike rate of 140.0. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Myburgh has taken 1 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.3 runs per over.

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Marcus Trescothick

Current Form:

Marcus Trescothick has played in 81 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 2117 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 29.0. He has a strike rate of 149.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 125.9 and against spin it is 119.1.

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Steven Davies

Current Form:

Steven Davies has played in 121 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 2379 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.4. He has a strike rate of 145.3. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Peter Trego

Current Form:

Peter Trego has played in 143 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 3021 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 25.8. He has a strike rate of 128.0. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 136.2 and against pace it is 114.9.

Trego has taken 42 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.24 runs per over.

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James Hildreth

Current Form:

James Hildreth has played in 128 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 2405 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 26.1. He has a strike rate of 122.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 129.7 and against spin it is 121.4.

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Tom Banton

Current Form:

Tom Banton has played in 4 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 42 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.0. He has a strike rate of 97.7. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 107.7 and against pace it is 90.3.

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Tim Rouse

Current Form:

Tim Rouse has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 9 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 9.0. He has a strike rate of 90.0. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 133.3 and against pace it is 71.4.

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Tom Abell

Current Form:

Tom Abell has played in 18 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 190 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 15.8. He has a strike rate of 113.8. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 129.6 and against pace it is 94.1.

Abell has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.5 runs per over.

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Corey Anderson

Current Form:

Corey Anderson has played in 76 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1549 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 29.8. He has a strike rate of 145.0. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Anderson has taken 25 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.32 runs per over.

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Lewis Gregory

Current Form:

Lewis Gregory has played in 72 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 830 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.3. He has a strike rate of 143.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 161.2 and against spin it is 106.7.

Gregory has taken 69 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.96 runs per over.

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Craig Overton

Current Form:

Craig Overton has played in 34 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 194 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 19.4. He has a strike rate of 121.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 124.0 and against spin it is 105.4.

Overton has taken 25 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.4 runs per over.

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Roelof van der Merwe

Current Form:

Roelof van der Merwe has played in 123 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1377 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.3. He has a strike rate of 134.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 136.0 and against spin it is 110.0.

Merwe has taken 106 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.32 runs per over.

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Ben Green

Current Form:

Ben Green has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 12 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 92.3.

Green has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.0 runs per over.

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Tim Groenewald

Current Form:

Tim Groenewald has played in 94 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 244 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 12.2. He has a strike rate of 122.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 136.7 and against spin it is 66.7.

Groenewald has taken 81 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.13 runs per over.

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Jamie Overton

Current Form:

Jamie Overton has played in 35 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 104 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 11.6. He has a strike rate of 150.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 167.9 and against spin it is 111.8.

Overton has taken 40 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.48 runs per over.

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Dominic Bess

Current Form:

Dominic Bess has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 1.0. He has a strike rate of 50.0.

Bess has taken 1 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.75 runs per over.

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Josh Davey

Current Form:

Josh Davey has played in 38 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 171 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 17.1. He has a strike rate of 127.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 130.8 and against spin it is 119.2.

Davey has taken 31 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.15 runs per over.

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Paul van Meekeren

Current Form:

Paul van Meekeren has played in 39 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 51 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 4.6. He has a strike rate of 104.1. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 103.4 and against pace it is 89.5.

Meekeren has taken 25 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.52 runs per over.

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Max Waller

Current Form:

Max Waller has played in 101 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 77 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 9.6. He has a strike rate of 81.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 85.5 and against spin it is 72.0.

Waller has taken 96 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.35 runs per over.

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Oliver Sale

Current Form:

Oliver Sale has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 1.0. He has a strike rate of 33.3.

Sale has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 13.33 runs per over.

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