Who will come out on top as we head into T20 Finals Day?

We take a look at the two matches taking place this weekend.

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Lancashire v Worcestershire, Saturday 15th September, 11:00

Worcestershire finished two points ahead of Lancashire in the group stages but somewhat surprisingly it’s Lancashire that are favourites for the first semi-final. Both were equably comfortable in their quarter-finals, winning with eight balls to spare and so we’re looking to side with Worcestershire.

Moeen Ali and Callum Ferguson are the stars with the bat for Worcestershire and there’s depth to their line-up too with Parnell coming in at eight. As well as keeping Gloucestershire to 136 in their quarter final, they kept Derby to 121 and Nottinghamshire to 134 earlier in the season as their bowlers aren’t easy to get hold of.

Indeed, Lancashire haven’t scored more than 145 in their last three matches and whilst Jos Buttler is a world class player, should they get him cheaply, as Kent did in the quarter-finals, then there isn’t too much else for Worcestershire to fear.

They scored over 200 in their last visit to Edgbaston in beating the Bears whilst Lancs were hammered after being shot out for 102 in their last outing here and so Worcestershire look excellent value to make it through to the final.

Worcestershire win at 1.95*

Sussex v Somerset, Saturday 15th September, 14:30

With the likes of Rashid Khan, Archer, Mills and Jordan in their line-up, many expected Sussex to be here at Finals Day at the start of the season but there progress hasn’t been completely serene as it was four wins in their last four games that got them here.

They’re without Khan for Finals Day too and their batting line up certainly isn’t as robust as Somerset’s, who we think should be favourites in this clash.

Somerset topped the South Group and after a slow start and head into Finals day on a run of eight wins in nine matches, with the exception when they narrowly failed to chase down a mammoth 231 against Kent. Their batsmen have passed 200 in their last three outings and Sussex lack that sort of firepower in their batting.

Somerset have great depth with skipper Gregory coming in as low as seven whilst Corey Anderson is a box office player in the middle order. With the exception of Evans, Sussex’s batting has largely been disappointing and it’s unlikely that their bowling will be able to get them out of trouble against this power-packed Somerset line-up, who we fancy not only to win here but to go on and lift the trophy.

Somerset Win at 1.83*

*all odds are subject to change

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