We have opted for a fantasy cricket team on basis of probable XIs, recent performances, overall impact, and credit points.
Nottinghamshire: Haseeb Hameed, Ben Duckett, Ben Slater, Joe Clarke, Lyndon James, Steven Mullaney (c), Tom Moores (wk), Stuart Broad, Dane Paterson, Liam Patterson-White, Olly Stone
Tom Abell might return from injury.
Somerset: Sean Dickson, Tom Lammonby, Tom Abell/George Bartlett, Cameron Bancroft, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, James Rew (wk), Lewis Gregory (c), Craig Overton, Josh Davey, Jack Leach, Peter Siddle
Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham
(Based on last three competitive games)
1st innings average score: 368
2nd innings average score: 148
3rd innings average score: 271
4th innings average score: 171
Wickets per innings: 9
Batting 1st: 100%
Batting 2nd: —
Fantasy Tips of The Day
Haseeb Hameed (1,261 runs) and Ben Duckett (1,056 runs) have been Nottinghamshire’s top run-getters since last season.
During this period, Dane Paterson averaged over two wickets per innings: 59 wickets in 25 innings.
Stuart Broad (26 wickets) and Jack Leach (26 wickets) featured in the Best11 in four of the last five First-Class matches.
Craig Overton was Somerset’s top wicket-taker in the tournament last year, scalping 36 wickets in 14 innings.
Tom Abell generated bonus points for either century or half-century as many as nine times in 13 matches last year, smashing 133 boundaries. In addition, he scalped five wickets.
Lewis Gregory was a delight for fantasy players in the tournament last year. He not only scored 532 runs at 35 but also picked 15 wickets.
Peter Siddle picked just five wickets in the last five innings.
Pacers scalped 87% of the wickets in the last three matches at the venue. During this period, only six half-centuries (no century) were scored outside the first innings.