Southern Brave will face Birmingham Phoenix in the final match of The Hundred Men’s tournament. This match will take place at Lord’s Cricket Ground, London starting at 18:30 local time.
Southern Brave started poorly in the tournament but came back strongly with 5 wins and a washout after losing the first two matches. They finished 2nd in the points table with 11 points. Their journey has been astonishing in this tournament as they have now won 6 matches back to back. They came out on top in the eliminator match against Trent Rockets. The Brave won the match by 7 wickets and 32 balls to spare. They bowled out The Rockets for a low total of 96 runs and chased it down easily. Their bowlers were brilliant as 4 bowlers picked 10 wickets between them. Their skipper, James Vince scored 45 not out to win his side the match. The Brave have been on a winning streak and would be hoping to get one more win in order to be the champions.
Birmingham Phoenix on the other hand finished 1st in the league stage with 12 points on the back of which they got a direct entry in the final. The Phoenix similar to The Brave have been on a winning streak of 5 matches. They won their previous match against Northern Superchargers by 8 wickets and 26 balls to spare. Liam Livingstone played a splendid knock of 92 runs not out off just 40 balls and single handedly chased down the target. Fin Allen also scored 42 off 26 in the chase. Livingstone was also the top wicket taker for The Phoenix with 3 wickets. Adam Milne and Benny Howell picked 2 wickets each. The Phoenix are deservedly in the finals and given their brilliant form it will be no surprise if they win the trophy.
Both teams have been in brilliant form and it will be a really interesting final.
Where To Watch
UK - Sky Sports Cricket and Sky Sports. Australia - Kayo Sports. USA - Willow Cricket. South Africa - Supersport. India - Fancode website/app.
Southern Brave Men vs Birmingham Phoenix Men Odds & PredictionBet on Southern Brave vs Birmingham Phoenix with Bet365
- Southern Brave Men - 1.90(Bet 365)
- Birmingham Phoenix Men - 1.90(Bet 365)
- Prediction - Birmingham Phoenix to win.
- Date: August 21, 2021
- Time: 6.30 PM
- Venue: Lord’s Cricket Ground, London, UK