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IND vs SCO T20 World Cup 2021: Possible Playing 11 of India

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IND Playing 11: The Indian team will be up against the Scotland team in the Match 37 of T20 World Cup 2021. They need to win this match to keep their hopes alive of reaching semifinals of the tournament.

In the last fixture against Afghanistan, the team posted a score of 210 on the board. The openers Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul were brilliant with a partnership of 100+ runs. The team got a fine finish from Rishabh Pant and Hardik Pandya as well. The bowlers like Mohammed Shami and Ravichandran Ashwin were impressive with their efforts to secure the first win for the team in the tournament.


Team News

  • This will be a must win match for Indian team.
  • The team is not expected to make any changes in the Playing 11 against Scotland.

IND Playing 11 (likely)

The Indian team made a terrific comeback in the last game to win by 66 runs against Afghanistan team. The batters put up a fine show, with their ball striking capabilities and are expected to continue the same momentum. The finisher Hardik Pandya returned to form, which will be a positive sign for the team. Then the bowlers were effective too to help the team in containing the opposition to a low score and enhance the team’s net run rate.

India’s Qualification Scenarios for Semi Finals

The team is not expected to make any changes in the Playing 11 for their match against Scotland team. All the players looked impressive and would look to play with the same combination.

IND Playing 11 (likely)

1. KL Rahul
2. Rohit Sharma
3. Virat Kohli (c)
4. Suryakumar Yadav
5. Rishabh Pant (wk)
6. Hardik Pandya
7. Ravindra Jadeja
8. Ravichandran Ashwin
9. Shardul Thakur
10. Mohammad Shami
11. Jasprit Bumrah

India Squad

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


Where to Watch IND vs SCO Live T20 World Cup 2021

WATCH IND vs SCO LIVE on Star Sports 1 and Disney+ Hotstar App. This will be the most crucial match for the Indian team to reach the semifinals of the tournament. They need a one sided victory by a big margin of runs or have to chase down a score in minimum overs possible in this fixture. The players were back in form in the last league match and have to continue their good form. The cricket fans can buy the Disney+Hostar plans to watch the India vs Scotland Match 37 of T20 World Cup 2021, which is expected to be an interesting contest.


4 Fantasy picks for India vs Scotland from IND

1. KL Rahul

The opener of the Indian team is rock solid with his technique and has been one of the best performers in the T20 format. KL was terrific in IPL 2021 with his wide range of shots. Although he could not start well in the tournament, but made a terrific comeback of 69 in the last fixture and would look to be proficient.

Name Matches Runs Average
KL Rahul 3 90 30

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2. Rohit Sharma

The player with a gifted timing up his sleeve can be your vice captain for this fixture due to his confidence boosting knock of 74 against Afghanistan. He can be quite lethal, when in full flow and is expected to turn up once again when India faces the Scotland team.

Name Matches Runs Average
Rohit Sharma 3 88 29.33

3. Jasprit Bumrah

The best bowler for the Indian team in the tournament will be a differential pick for this fixture. Jasprit has been excellent with his variations and yorkers and has been able to pick 3 wickets, which is the most by any Indian player.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Jasprit Bumrah 3 3 22

4. Ravichandran Ashwin

The spinner made a comeback in the last league fixture against Afghanistan, and took 2 wickets. With a proven track record and experience in the T20 format, Ashwin can deceive the batters quite easily and will look to maintain the same form.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Ravichandran Ashwin 1 2 7

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