Glamorgan vs Lancashire Match Preview
The home team Glamorgan takes on the visiting side of Lancashire in a match in the Liverpool Victoria County Championship competition from 3 June 2021, Thursday to 6 June 2021, Sunday at the Sophia Gardens Cricket Ground Cardiff, Wales. These teams might be at a mismatch here as the visiting side may appear better on paper and in form. However, it will be foolish to write off the home team even before taking the field. Glamorgan is ranked in the 4th position of their group's league table with 80 points to their name, whereas Lancashire the leaders of the same standings with 101 points inside their bag. It has to be noted that although Lancashire has played only six games so far, Glamorgan has taken part in seven already. The red rose county Lancashire have been a better side than their counterparts from Wales for a long time, and this is bound to show and be on display here on Thursday as well.
Glamorgan Team News
Glamorgan, who veteran South African wicketkeeper Chris Cooke leads, have in their team the likes of Marnus Labuschagne and Andrew Balbirnie, who can take the game away from any team in a matter of hours. The former, an Australian international, is a gutsy and gritty player whose limitations with strokes have more often than not worked in his favour.
Lancashire Team News
Red rose county Lancashire, home of the great James Anderson, will miss out on his services this week as he will be part of the England team that takes on New Zealand at Lord's in the first Test of the bilateral series being played ahead of the ICC World Test Championship final in Southampton. However, Dane Vilas, Matthew Parkinson and Saqib Mehmood will try to ensure that they do not miss the great man too much.
Glamorgan vs Lancashire Betting Tips and Score Prediction
We expect the visiting side Lancashire to win this match in a very comfortable and memorable fashion against their opponents Glamorgan. This is bound to prove a very simple and easy game for the visiting side, who have a host of top quality players in their ranks.
- There is a gap of 21 points between the two teams in the league table at the time of writing.
- Historically, Lancashire has had the upper hand over Glamorgan, and that will play a big role here on Thursday.
- Glamorgan comes into this game on the back of a drawn encounter, whereas Lancashire defeated their bitter rivals Yorkshire by a huge margin in their previous match.
Lancashire to win
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