The Hundred 2022 is on its way to bringing about massive changes to the shortest format of the game. With seven games done in the second season of the unique tournament, it is already looking like a successful former.
Birmingham Phoenix and Souther Brave clash in the eighth match of the tournament. Let’s look at all the details for the upcoming match of The Hundred 2022.
Match 8: Birmingham Phoenix vs Southern Brave
The last season’s winner Southern Brave will go head-to-head against the Birmingham Phoenix. SOB with one win out of one game sit at third in the table while BPH with one loss in their one match are at sixth.
In their first match, the SOB team beat Welsh Fire by an impressive nine wickets. Captain James Vince produced a sensational knock of 71 in just 41 deliveries. He hit eight fours and one massive six to take his team to a comfortable win in just 69 balls. Craig Overton and Chris Jordan had come up with two wickets each in the first innings.
Birmingham Phoenix however did not have a similar start to their campaign as they lost their first match to Trent Rockets by six wickets. Star batter Liam Livingstone came good with the bat as he scored 47 in just 28 balls alongside captain Moeen Ali who scored 35 off of 21. BPH bowlers however fared poorly as they could not contain the TRT.
BPH vs SOB Probable XI:
BPH Probable XI: Moeen Ali (c), Liam Livingstone, Matthew Wade (wk), Will Smeed, Tom Abell, Benny Howell, Miles Hammond, Adam Milne, Imran Tahir, Chris Woakes, Tom Helm
SOB Probable XI: Alex Davies, James Vince (c), Marcus Stoinis, Tim David, Ross Whiteley, James Fuller, Chris Jordan, Craig Overton, Jake Lintott, Rehan Ahmed, Michael Hogan
BPH vs SOB Players to Watch out for:
BPH: Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Adam Milne
SOB: James Vince, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Jordan
BPH vs SOB Pitch Report:
The pitch at Edgebaston is considered to be batting friendly. The average score on this ground is 150. The weather report suggests a clear sky with a temperature of 15 degrees Celcius.
BPH vs SOB Match Details:
Time: 11 PM IST
Date: 10 August 2022
Venue: Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Birmingham
Live Stream: FanCode