Lancashire vs Leicestershire: Probable XIs, Match Prediction, Pitch Report, Weather Forecast and Live Streaming Details

Lancashire will take on Leicestershire in the sixth match of the Vitality T20 Blast 2023.

Lancashire will take on Leicestershire in the sixth match of the Vitality T20 Blast 2023. This match will take place on Thursday, May 25 at the Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester.

Lancashire began their campaign with a bang, defeating Derbyshire by four wickets to open their account for the Vitality T20 Blast 2023. Luke Wood, who bowled first, performed an economical stint and took three key wickets to restrict Derbyshire to a below-par total of 179/5 in 20 overs.

In pursuit of 180, Luke Wells helped the team get off to a flying start in the powerplay, scoring 66 runs off 35 balls at a strike rate of 188.57. Lancashire won the game with four balls to spare thanks to contributions from Daryl Mitchell (31) and Rob Jones (21*).

Leicestershire, on the other hand, had an average performance in the previous competition, finishing fourth in the north group with 16 points after winning eight of their 14 games. The addition of Naseem Shah strengthens the team’s bowling unit, which will be eager to open the season with a win this year.

Lancashire vs Leicestershire Match Details

Match: Lancashire vs Leicestershire, Vitality T20 Blast 2023

Date and Time: May 25th 2023, Thursday, 5:00 PM IST

Venue: Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester

Lancashire vs Leicestershire Pitch Report

The pitch at Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester will initially aid quick bowlers, while spinners will enter the fray in the latter stages of the game. Before going for the big shots, batters must acclimatise to the pitch’s tempo and bounce.

Lancashire vs Leicestershire Weather Forecast

On Thursday, the temperature in Manchester is forecast to fluctuate between 12 and 21 degrees Celsius.

Lancashire vs Leicestershire Probable XIs

Lancashire Team News

Prior to their first home game on Thursday, Liam Livingstone and Phil Salt have joined the group. Jos Buttler will join the group on June 1 after a brief break following the IPL.

Lancashire Probable XI

Liam Livingstone (c), Phil Salt, Steven Croft, Luke Wells, Dane Vilas, Daryl Mitchell, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Hartley, Luke Wood, Tom Bailey, Matthew Parkinson

Leicestershire Team News

Due to his IPL obligations with the Lucknow Super Giants, Naveen-ul-Haq is expected to miss the first week of the tournament.

Leicestershire Probable XI

Colin Ackermann (c), Rehan Ahmed, Sol Budinger, Michael Finan, Arron Lilley, Will Davis, Callum Parkinson, Naseem Shah, Wiaan Mulder, Tom Scriven, Rishi Patel

Lancashire vs Leicestershire Match Prediction

Lancashire will be full of confidence after a strong competition debut. The acquisition of Liam Livingstone and Phil Salt ahead of their forthcoming match against Leicestershire will also be a significant help for them.

Prediction: Lancashire to win the Match 7 of the Vitality T20 Blast 2023.

Lancashire vs Leicestershire Live Streaming details and channel list

TV: Sony Sports Network

Live Streaming: Sony LIV

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