KEN vs HAM: Kent and Hampshire were involved in the Royal London One Day Cup final of last year. The final was won by Hampshire, who are the reigning champions in the English County Cricket. Understandably, Kent would want to take avenge that bitter loss last year and the upcoming match gives them the opportunity to do so.
Meanwhile, the two teams will start the campaign among favourites to turn victorious at the end of it. Kent and Hampshire were among the best teams in last year’s edition and this one could be the same. Both the teams boast of quality players to showcase.
Kent vs Hampshire Team News
Off the field, Jonathan Trott has joined the coaching team of Kent and he will assist the head coach Matt Walker. They have announced a 14-man squad for the game.
Hampshire have also named the official squad for the game.
Kent vs Hampshire Playing 11
Kent – Heino Kuhn (C), Daniel Bell-Drummond, Alex Blake, Mitchell Claydon, Zak Crawley/ Fred Klaassen, Sean Dickson, Calum Haggett, Matt Milnes, Harry Podmore, Imran Qayyum, Darren Stevens
Hampshire – James Vince (C), Kyle Abbott, Tom Alsop, Gareth Berg, Mason Crane, Liam Dawson, Aneurin Donald/James Fuller, Aiden Markram, Sam Northeast, Rilee Rossouw, Chris Wood