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Middlesex versus Essex Betting Tips and Preview

T20BLAST (2018-08-16) Lord's

Highlights
  • Essex won 10 of the last 17 matches between these two sides.

  • Middlesex have won 1 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Essex have won 1 of their last 7 completed T20 matches.

  • Essex are rated 1 points ahead of Middlesex in the Cricsq ratings.

  • 18 out the last 30 completed matches played at Lord's have been won by the team batting first.

Betting Tips
  • Back Essex to win with full stake (odds at time of writing 2.14 on Betfair).

Pitch Analysis

Lord's has hosted 32 T20 matches since 2010. We will now examine some more details from the matches.

165 is the average first innings score at Lord's in matches where the full 20 overs were available. 200 has been breached 3 times at this venue in T20s since 2010. The last 3 first innings scores here were 168, 40 (6.0 max overs) and 174 (18.0 max overs).

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 Lord's strike at 129.2 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 115.8 against spin.

The team batting first won the last 18 out the last 30 completed matches played at Lord's.

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Middlesex Overview

Middlesex have won 1 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They lost to Kent in their last match. They batted first and scored 189 for 7. Their bowlers then failed to defend this score.

Dawid Malan was the top run scorer with 36 off 19 balls. Paul Stirling scored 34 off 21 balls. The next highest score was 29 by John Simpson.

James Harris was their best bowler. He took 3 for 32 off 4.0 overs. James Franklin went for 9.0 an over. Paul Stirling took 1 wicket and had an economy rate of 6.0.

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The Verdict

Essex are rated 1 points ahead of Middlesex in the Cricsq ratings. They have 53 points whereas Middlesex have 52.

At the time of writing Middlesex are favorites on Betfair at 1.86. Essex are 2.14.

I suggest backing Essex to win this match. They are currently 2.14 on Betfair. At the prices Essex represent the value bet in this match.

Middlesex Season Players
Paul Stirling

Current Form:

Paul Stirling has played in 155 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty and 1 hundred in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 3767 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 25.8. He has a strike rate of 146.5. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Stirling has taken 58 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.19 runs per over.

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Nick Compton

Current Form:

Nick Compton has played in 48 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 739 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 19.4. He has a strike rate of 115.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 118.6 and against spin it is 110.9.

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Max Holden

Current Form:

Max Holden has played in 6 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 169 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.2. He has a strike rate of 137.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 157.0 and against spin it is 96.9.

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

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Dawid Malan

Current Form:

Dawid Malan has played in 139 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 3546 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 32.5. He has a strike rate of 127.8. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Malan has taken 16 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.51 runs per over.

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Nick Gubbins

Current Form:

Nick Gubbins has played in 29 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 391 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 14.5. He has a strike rate of 121.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 123.2 and against spin it is 97.5.

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Eoin Morgan

Current Form:

Eoin Morgan has played in 238 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 4881 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 25.4. He has a strike rate of 126.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 125.5 and against spin it is 118.8.

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John Simpson
James Fuller

Current Form:

James Fuller has played in 53 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 382 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 19.1. He has a strike rate of 151.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 155.9 and against spin it is 140.3.

Fuller has taken 60 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.8 runs per over.

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James Franklin

Current Form:

James Franklin has played in 164 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 2759 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 25.3. He has a strike rate of 119.8. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Franklin has taken 84 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.57 runs per over.

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Sam Robson

Current Form:

Sam Robson has played in 4 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 53 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 26.5. He has a strike rate of 103.9.

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Ashton Agar

Current Form:

Ashton Agar has played in 58 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 513 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.3. He has a strike rate of 127.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 128.2 and against spin it is 115.7.

Agar has taken 41 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.56 runs per over.

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George Scott

Current Form:

George Scott has played in 13 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 207 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 25.9. He has a strike rate of 102.0. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 109.3 and against pace it is 95.3.

Scott has taken 2 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.0 runs per over.

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Dwayne Bravo

Current Form:

Dwayne Bravo has played in 349 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 4828 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.3. He has a strike rate of 125.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 127.3 and against spin it is 109.9.

Bravo has taken 387 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.36 runs per over.

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Robbie White

Current Form:

Robbie White has played in 3 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 11 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 11.0. He has a strike rate of 100.0. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Toby Roland-Jones

Current Form:

Toby Roland-Jones has played in 40 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 196 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 14.0. He has a strike rate of 130.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 127.2 and against spin it is 115.6.

Roland-Jones has taken 45 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.78 runs per over.

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Ollie Rayner

Current Form:

Ollie Rayner has played in 59 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 297 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 14.1. He has a strike rate of 102.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 107.4 and against spin it is 78.6.

Rayner has taken 37 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.19 runs per over.

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James Harris

Current Form:

James Harris has played in 51 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 138 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 10.6. He has a strike rate of 111.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 94.1 and against spin it is 50.0.

Harris has taken 45 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.05 runs per over.

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Tom Helm

Current Form:

Tom Helm has played in 19 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 45 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 45.0. He has a strike rate of 145.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 160.7 and against spin it is 0.

Helm has taken 27 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.05 runs per over.

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Tim Murtagh

Current Form:

Tim Murtagh has played in 64 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 73 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 6.6. He has a strike rate of 88.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 109.1 and against spin it is 50.0.

Murtagh has taken 61 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.12 runs per over.

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Steven Finn

Current Form:

Steven Finn has played in 78 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 49 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 9.8. He has a strike rate of 83.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 94.1 and against spin it is 50.0.

Finn has taken 93 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.61 runs per over.

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Ravi Patel

Current Form:

Ravi Patel has played in 37 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 26 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.7. He has a strike rate of 86.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 86.2 and against spin it is 33.3.

Patel has taken 36 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.53 runs per over.

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Nathan Sowter

Current Form:

Nathan Sowter has played in 37 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 42 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.4. He has a strike rate of 107.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 107.9 and against spin it is 50.0.

Sowter has taken 30 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.03 runs per over.

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Tom Barber

Current Form:

Tom Barber has played in 8 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 2 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 1.0. He has a strike rate of 50.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 40.0 and against spin it is 0.

Barber has taken 10 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 11.37 runs per over.

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Essex Season Players
Adam Wheater
Nick Browne
Alastair Cook

Current Form:

Alastair Cook has played in 29 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 859 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 34.4. He has a strike rate of 132.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 117.4 and against spin it is 111.5.

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Varun Chopra

Current Form:

Varun Chopra has played in 102 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 4 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 2687 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 30.2. He has a strike rate of 119.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 122.0 and against spin it is 112.4.

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Tom Westley

Current Form:

Tom Westley has played in 60 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1556 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 32.4. He has a strike rate of 131.5. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 139.4 and against pace it is 124.8.

Westley has taken 7 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.59 runs per over.

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Paul Walter

Current Form:

Paul Walter has played in 25 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 199 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 19.9. He has a strike rate of 130.1. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 151.4 and against pace it is 111.9.

Walter has taken 19 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.43 runs per over.

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Ryan ten Doeschate

Current Form:

Ryan ten Doeschate has played in 198 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3734 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 27.9. He has a strike rate of 137.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 141.5 and against spin it is 117.0.

Doeschate has taken 72 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.07 runs per over.

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Ravi Bopara

Current Form:

Ravi Bopara has played in 260 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 5385 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 27.9. He has a strike rate of 120.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 125.0 and against spin it is 103.3.

Bopara has taken 168 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.49 runs per over.

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Dan Lawrence

Current Form:

Dan Lawrence has played in 35 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 595 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.0. He has a strike rate of 131.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 131.5 and against spin it is 119.4.

Lawrence has taken 14 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.08 runs per over.

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James Foster

Current Form:

James Foster has played in 136 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1586 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.0. He has a strike rate of 139.6. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Matt Coles

Current Form:

Matt Coles has played in 90 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 517 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 9.6. He has a strike rate of 133.9. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 147.6 and against pace it is 128.5.

Coles has taken 85 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.98 runs per over.

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Callum Taylor

Current Form:

Callum Taylor has played in 10 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 24 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 4.8. He has a strike rate of 68.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 72.0 and against spin it is 60.0.

Taylor has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 19.0 runs per over.

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Michael-Kyle Pepper

Current Form:

Michael-Kyle Pepper has played in 3 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 53 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 53.0. He has a strike rate of 98.1. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 107.7 and against pace it is 95.1.

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Ashar Zaidi

Current Form:

Ashar Zaidi has played in 55 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 843 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 24.8. He has a strike rate of 136.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 138.3 and against pace it is 126.2.

Zaidi has taken 36 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.92 runs per over.

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Simon Harmer

Current Form:

Simon Harmer has played in 45 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 354 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 18.6. He has a strike rate of 133.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 138.5 and against pace it is 123.4.

Harmer has taken 26 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.78 runs per over.

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Neil Wagner

Current Form:

Neil Wagner has played in 16 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 100 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 12.5. He has a strike rate of 169.5. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 183.3 and against pace it is 158.7.

Wagner has taken 12 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 10.75 runs per over.

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Peter Siddle

Current Form:

Peter Siddle has played in 30 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 17 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.4. He has a strike rate of 60.7. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Siddle has taken 30 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.38 runs per over.

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Matthew Quinn

Current Form:

Matthew Quinn has played in 18 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 14 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 14.0. He has a strike rate of 155.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 155.6 and against spin it is 0.

Quinn has taken 20 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.77 runs per over.

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Adam Zampa

Current Form:

Adam Zampa has played in 88 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 104 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 5.2. He has a strike rate of 87.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 90.9 and against pace it is 85.1.

Zampa has taken 104 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.2 runs per over.

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Samuel Cook

Current Form:

Samuel Cook has played in 6 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.

Cook has taken 3 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.2 runs per over.

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Matt Dixon

Current Form:

Matt Dixon has played in 9 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 6 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 2.0. He has a strike rate of 60.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 66.7 and against spin it is 0.0.

Dixon has taken 10 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.93 runs per over.

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Jamie Porter

Current Form:

Jamie Porter has played in 15 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 5 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 5.0. He has a strike rate of 71.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 71.4 and against spin it is 0.

Porter has taken 9 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.56 runs per over.

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