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Welsh Fire vs Southern Brave Highlights: The 8th league match of the Hundred tournament is set to play between Jonny Bairstow-led Welsh Fire vs James Vince-led Southern Brave.
Welsh Fire vs Southern Brave
Welsh Fire vs Southern Brave – 8th Match
|Date||Tuesday, July 27, 2021|
Southern Brave won the toss and opt to bowl
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Welsh Fire vs Southern Brave Squad
Welsh Fire Playing XI
Jonny Bairstow (c & wk), Tom Banton, Ben Duckett, Glenn Phillips, James Neesham, Ian Cockbain, Matthew Critchley, Joshua Cobb, Qais Ahmad, Jake Ball, David Payne
Bench: David Lloyd, Ryan Higgins, Leus du Plooy, Ollie Pope, Liam Plunkett
Southern Brave Playing XI
James Vince (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Devon Conway, Alex Davies, Colin de Grandhomme, Ross Whiteley, Chris Jordan, Craig Overton, Danny Briggs, Tymal Mills, Jake Lintott
Bench: Max Waller, Jofra Archer, Delray Rawlins, Liam Dawson, George Garton
Welsh Fire vs Southern Brave Highlights
Welsh Fire Batting
Tom Banton and Bairstow gets into the crease to lead Welsh Fire. Briggs opens the bowling attack on behalf of Southern Brave.
Tom Banton started the innings with an attacking batting style where he scored 16 runs of the first 4 deliveries. Jake Lintott in the 31st delivery dismissed Tom Banton for 34 runs and breaks the partnership.
Bairstow and Duckett joins hand for the second wicket and scored a massive 116 partnership. At the end of 100 deliveries, Welsh Fire scored 165 runs for 4 wickets loss.
Southern Brave Batting
James Vince and de Kock gets into the crease to chase down the massive target of 166 runs. Glenn Phillips opens the bowling attack.
Southern Brave needs to strike aggressively to chase down the target of 165 runs in 100 deliveries. But soon Payne in the 15th delivery dismissed de Kock for 21 runs and draws the first blood.
Though Conway and James Vince make a steady partnership they fail to score as needed. In the 52nd delivery, J Ball dismissed Conway for 23 runs and breaks the partnership. After a long struggle, Southern Brave surrenders to Welsh Fire and lost the match by 18 runs.
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Man of the Match
It was a game-changing spell (On Neesham’s spell). That is why he is in the side. Last game he got some 30 odd. We had two high-quality players coming at us and we had to take the risks. Two ways to look at the rain.
It could have slided on as well. There were short boundaries straight as well. We have a great bunch of guys. As long as we keep improving. that matters.