Southern Brave are up against Trent Rockets in the Eliminator match of The Hundred Men’s tournament. This match will take place at The Kia Oval, London starting at 18:30 local time.
Southern Brave started quite poorly in the tournament but came back strongly with 5 wins consecutively and rain washout in between. They finished 2nd in the points table with 11 points. They are going into this match on the back of a win against Oval Invincibles. They beat The Invincibles by 5 wickets chasing a target of 135 with 5 balls to spare. Alex Davies and Colin de Grandhomme formed a solid partnership and both ended at 40 not out. Jake Lintott picked 3 wickets while George Garton picked 2 wickets for The Brave. Quinton de Kock has made a big difference since he came into the squad as the team is yet to lose in a match he has played. He is also the top scorer for The Brave with 189 runs in 6 matches. The Brave are on a winning streak and would hope to continue this winning streak in tomorrow’s match.
Trent Rockets finished at 3rd place in the points table with 5 wins accumulating 10 points. The Rockets have been brilliant in the tournament with just 3 losses in the league stage. They won their previous game against Manchester Originals. They chased a target of 136 with 5 balls to spare and 7 wickets in hand. Dawid Malan scored a half century for The Rockets whereas Samit Patel played a crucial knock of 35 not out to win his side the match. Rashid Khan has been the star with the ball in this tournament, he continued his good form with 3 wickets in this match. Khan has picked 12 wickets at 17.08. Trent Rockets have had a good break between their previous match and this one, they should be hoping to make it to the final against Birmingham Phoenix.
The team that wins this match will face Birmingham Phoenix in the final at Lord’s Cricket Ground on Saturday.
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 Trent Rockets Men Odds & PredictionBet on Southern Brave vs Trent Rockets with Bet365
- Southern Brave Men - 1.90(Bet 365)
- Trent Rockets Men - 1.90(Bet 365)
- Prediction - Southern Brave to win
- Date: August 20, 2021
- Time: 6.30 PM
- Venue: The Kia Oval, London, UK