2017 NatWest T20 Blast: Worcestershire VS Derbyshire Match Prediction
The 2017 NatWest T20 Blast is in its full cadence and giving cricket maniacs quite a good time. The yearly T20 league started on the 7th of July and will be played till the 2nd of September. Eighteen first-class county teams are playing in the league which has been divided into two divisions: North and South. The last match of the tourney was played between Kent and Gloucestershire of the South Group. Gloucestershire got very lucky and won the match by 8 runs. This victory helped the team to jump to the 2nd spot on the points table. Speaking of the next match of the tournament, it will be played between the teams in the North division, Worcestershire and Derbyshire on the 19th of July at 04:30 PM as per GST. The match will be played at Old Deer Park, Richmond. Both the teams are determined to mark victory in the match. Who will win? Let’s forecast the winner right here in the 2017 NatWest t20 Blast match prediction.
A Glance at the Performances of Both the Teams
Having a look at the points table, currently, Derbyshire is placed on the 6th spot on the points table with 4 points and a net run-rate of -0.079. The team has played 3 matches as of now, winning 2 and losing 1. Derbyshire played its last match against Lancashire. The team lost the match by 5 wickets. On the other hand, Worcestershire is on the 7th position with a net run-rate of -0.553 and a total of 0 points. As of now, the team has played 2 matches, winning none. In the last match, Worcestershire faced Leicestershire on the 14th of July in which the team was defeated by 5 wickets. Both the teams will be looking forward to winning in order to make a comeback in the series.
Match Prediction: Who will win?
After going through the performances of both the teams in the tournament as of now, it seems that Derbyshire is more likely to win the match. It is quite clear that Worcestershire is definitely not in a very good form, hence defeating Derbyshire will be quite challenging for the team.