The Eoin Morgan-led England team bounced back strongly picking up a thumping 8-wicket victory in the third India vs England T20I to take a 2-1 lead in the five-match T20I series. England’s fast bowler Mark Wood bowled superbly well to rattle the Indian batting line-up picking 3 crucial top-order wickets while Jos Buttler played an outstanding unbeaten knock of 83 runs off just 52 balls. India and England will now lock horns in the fourth T20I match starting on 18th March at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Here are the top 5 fantasy cricket picks for IND vs ENG Dream11 Team:
1. Jos Buttler
England’s wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler is coming into this 4th ENG vs IND T20I on the back of a stunning match-winning innings of 83 runs off only 52 balls that included 5 fours and 4 sixes in the previous match. Besides his power-packed batting, Buttler will also fetch you crucial fantasy points from his incredible wicket-keeping skills. In 3 matches, Buttler has scored 111 runs at an impressive average of 55.50 with an explosive strike-rate of 144.16.
2. Virat Kohli
India captain Virat Kohli is back in form and has announced himself in an astounding manner in the last T20Is against England. Virat played a sensational knock of 73 runs off 49 balls to help India register a successful chase of 165 runs in the second T20I match. While in the 3rd T20I, India once again found themselves under extreme pressure after getting reduced to 24 for 3 and the Kohli showed his class with a phenomenal unbeaten knock of 77 runs off only 46 balls to guide his team towards a fighting total. Kohli is the highest run-getter in the series so far having notched up 150 runs in 3 games.
3. Mark Wood
England’s speedster Mark Wood absolutely rattled the Indian batting line-up with his express pace in the third T20I. He picked up the vital wickets of KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma and Shreyas Iyer returning with excellent figures of 3 for 31 from his quota of four overs. In 2 T20Is, Wood has picked up 4 wickets and in both the games, he has relentlessly troubled the Indian batting.
4. Rohit Sharma
Although, Rohit Sharma got out early in the 3rd T20I match against England but he is expected to come back strongly in the upcoming match. Rohit has a fantastic T20I record having notched up 2788 runs at a strike rate of 138.36 that includes 21 fifties and 4 hundreds. The Indian opener also has a T20I century against England.
5. Jofra Archer
England have continuously troubled the Indian batsmen with some extra pace in this series so far with their seam-bowling duo of Jofra Archer and Mark Wood. Other than Wood’s brilliant bowling, Jofra has also bowled tight lines with his natural extra speed in the last 3 games. Archer bowled an amazing spell in the first T20I where he returned with figures of 3 for 23 including a maiden over.
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