Match Preview : (By- Anuj)
England Vs India :
Hello and welcome to the Match Preview & Prediction of the 1st International T20 between England Vs India, which-one will be played in The Rose Bowl, Southampton on 7 July. England will face to India in a limited over series comprising three T20Is and three ODIs.
India will try to forgot result of previous test match in Edgbaston and come back in 1st T20 match. Currently, India is on 1st Position on T20 ranking and on other side England on 2nd Position. We can expect nail biting contest in upcoming contest.
If we will look on England International T20, then England played last International T20 series in January against West Indies, that one West Indies captured by 3-2 margin in home ground. Advantage for England side is maximum players are coming from T20 Blast. So, they are almost in touch with t20 format. England have played 9 T20I matches at this venue, in which they won 6 and 3 lost.
Host team has also announced that, as their new skipper Jos Buttler will lead to England side in front of India team. England will be dependent upon Jos Buttler, Jason Roy, Dawid Malan, Liam Livingstone for run. On the other side they will dependent upon David Willey, Reece Topley, Tymal Mills & Matthew Parkinson for wicket. Moeen Ali, Sam Curran & Chris Jordan will take responsibilities for bat as well as ball also. If England wants to capture on T20 series then every department will be perform together and beat to No.1 ranking India team.
If we will look on India International T20, then India played last International T20 series recently against Ireland, that one India captured by 2-0 margin in Ireland. Disadvantage for India side is Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah is unavailable for 1st T20 match. India never played a T20I match at this venue but they have played 5 ODIs here, where they won 3 matches and 2 lost.
Former Indian skipper Rohit Sharma will lead to India side in front of England team. India will be dependent upon Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson, Suryakumar Yadav & Dinesh Karthik for run. On the other side they will dependent upon Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal & Avesh Khan for wicket. Hardik Pandya & Deepak Hooda will take responsibilities for bat as well as ball also. If India wants to capture on T20 series in England, then every department will be perform together and will give best from everyone. Otherwise it’s not to be easy to defeat England in his home ground.
Probable XI :
England Probable XI: Jos Buttler (C and wk), Jason Roy, Dawid Malan, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, David Willey, Reece Topley, Tymal Mills and Matthew Parkinson
India Probable XI: Rohit Sharma (C), Ishan Kishan (wk), Sanju Samson, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Deepak Hooda, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal and Avesh Khan
Total Matches: 19
England Won: 09
India Won: 10
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 23°C and humidity will be 50%. The speed of the wind will be around 11 km/h and the sky will be cloudy.
The pitch at the rose bowl Stadium usually assist to batsman in limited over cricket. And it’s shouldn’t be change in today’s match. Pitch is fully flat and not that much grass on pitch. Bowlers can get help only from weather and starting moment of the match. We can expect high scoring clash in England Vs India 1st T20 match.
Match Timings- 10:30 PM IST
Live Streaming – Sony Six and Sony LIV app
India will win the match
Disclaimer: This prediction is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While making your prediction, consider the points mentioned, and make your own decision.