IND Playing 11: The Indian team will be up against the Namibia team in the Match 42 of T20 World Cup 2021. They are already out of the semifinals race and would look to end the tournament on a high note.
In the last fixture against Scotland, the Indian team were brilliant with their bowling performances to dismiss the Scotland for a score of 85, with Ravindra Jadeja and Mohammed Shami picking 3 wickets. While Bumrah was also impressive to take 2 wickets as well. Then the openers KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma were terrific to chase down the target in 6 overs, which enhanced their net run rate.
The Indian team will play their last league match of T20 World Cup 2021 against Namibia. They have been performing quite well in the last 2 matches and would look to maintain the same momentum. The team’s bowling unit has done exceedingly well to keep the opposition under pressure, with Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami being the usual suspects, and Ravichandran Ashwin- Ravindra Jadeja doing well.
The team can make 2-3 changes in the Playing 11 for this fixture against Namibia. The pacers Shardul Thakur and Bhuvneshwar Kumar, while spinner Rahul Chahar can be a part of the last league match of the tournament.
IND Playing 11 (likely)
India Squad: Virat Kohli (c), KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Rishabh Pant, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Varun Chakaravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami
WATCH IND vs NAM LIVE on Star Sports 1 and Disney+ Hotstar App. This will be the last league match for the Indian team of the tournament. They are expected to include some players, who have not got enough opportunity in the tournament. Although they started with 2 losses, but have come back to track beating Scotland and Afghanistan. But the team won’t be able to quality for the semifinals, and need to be at their best to keep the momentum high ahead of the busy international schedule. The India vs Namibia Match 42 of T20 World Cup 2021 can be watched on Disney+Hotstar.
1. KL Rahul
The opener of the Indian team scored the fastest fifty of the T20 World Cup 2021 in 18 balls and is going through a terrific momentum. His confidence in ball striking capabilities have vastly improved and will be vital to the team in getting a good start.
2. Rohit Sharma
The player with a gifted talent of timing will again play a crucial role in laying strong foundation for the Indian team. In the last league match, Rohit Sharma scored 30 off 16 balls and will be looking to keep improving his performance and end the tournament on a high note.
3. Jasprit Bumrah
One of the lethal yorkers in World Cricket will be a differential pick due to his consistency to pick wickets. In the last league match, Bumrah scalped 2 wickets, which meant the early dismissal of the opposition batters. He has taken a total of 5 wickets in the tournament.
4. Ravichandran Ashwin
The spinner made a comeback to the Indian team in the 3rd fixture and has been impressive with his performance. In total, Ravichandran Ashwin has scalped 3 wickets at an average of 14.33, and will hope to spin the web around the batters of the Namibia team.
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