Who will win today’s Semifinal 1?


Yorkshire and Lancashire will lock horns within the first semifinal of the Vitality T20 Blast on Saturday, July 16, at Edgbaston, Birmingham.

Yorkshire completed fifth within the North Group desk with seven wins and 6 defeats from 14 video games, gathering 15 factors. They beat Surrey by one run within the first quarterfinal.

They posted a modest whole of 160-5, with Tom Kohler-Cadmore top-scored with 62 runs. Yorkshire then put up an honest all-round bowling effort to limit Surrey to 159/7 in a intently contested battle.

Lancashire, in the meantime, completed second in North Group, profitable eight video games and garnering 18 factors. They beat Essex comprehensively within the third quarterfinal. They restricted Essex to 161-5, with Luke Wood choosing up a few wickets. Steven Croft and Dane Villas then struck half-centuries to comfortably take Lancahire over the road in simply 15.4 overs and with seven wickets in hand.

The winner of Yorkshire and Lancashire will meet both Hampshire or Somerset within the title conflict.

Can Yorkshire (YOR) beat Lancashire (LAN)?

Yorkshire have gained three of their final 5 video games. They misplaced three video games on the trot going into the quarterfinals, the place, they redeemed themselves with a slender win. Lancashire, in the meantime, have gained two of their final 5 video games, with one match yielding no consequence. They’ve consecutive wins coming into this conflict.

Yorkshire couldn’t put up a convincing exhibiting within the quarterfinals regardless of their win. Lancashire, although, had a superb all-round recreation, profitable in dominating fashion, and can take confidence from the win.

Within the final 5 conferences between the 2 groups, Lancashire have gained 3 times whereas Yorkshire have managed only one win. Lancashire have the higher hand by way of their superior head-to-head file is worried and likewise by ending in a greater place within the group stage. That makes them favourites to win this conflict.

Prediction: Lancashire to win.

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Edited by Bhargav