Birmingham Phoenix will face London Spirit in the second match of The Hundred Men’s 2021. This group stage fixture will be played at Edgbaston, Birmingham starting at 18:30 local time.
Birmingham Phoenix will be led by the English international all-rounder Moeen Ali. Ali has been in great touch with both bat and ball lately and he will be a key player for the Phoenix. Liam Livingstone who recently scored 103 off 42 - the fastest hundred for an English player in T20I will play in the top order. Although they lack big international names the local players more than make up for it. They have a brilliant all-rounder in Chris Woakes who will be leading the bowling attack. They also have Imran Tahir and Adam Milne in their bowling attack among others.
Coming into the squad of London Spirit, they have a lot of top class players in their side led by England Limited Overs captain Eoin Morgan. Ravi Bopara along with Josh Inlgis are set to be in the top order. They have a very potent pace attack with the likes of Mohammad Amir, Mark Wood and Chris Wood. They have an experienced all-rounder in Mohammad Nabi who has played in T20 leagues all over the world. They have a high quality side with brilliant players in all 3 departments.
Where To Watch
In the UK, the match will be live-streamed on Sky Sports. You can watch the match on Sky Sports Cricket, which has been rebranded as Sky Sports: The Hundred for the course of the tournament.
In Australia, the match can be watched on Kayo Sports, and in the USA, the match will be broadcasted on Willow TV. In South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa, SuperSport will be broadcasting the match.
In the subcontinent the match will be live streamed on Fancode.Make your bets with Bet365
Odds and Prediction
The odds are as follows:
Birmingham Phoenix Men- 1.72(Bet 365)
London Spirit Men - 2.10(Bet 365)
Prediction - London Spirit Men to win.
- Date: July 23, 2021
- Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK