AUS vs ENG Dream11 Prediction: The second Ashes 2021-22 Test match between Australia and England is scheduled to start from 16 December (Thursday) at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide. This will be a day-night Test match to be played with the pink ball. Australia took a 1-0 lead in the five-match Test series with a comprehensive 9-wicket victory in the opening Test match against England at The Gabba in Brisbane. Aussie skipper Pat Cummins was absolutely phenomenal in his debut captaincy stint picking an excellent five-wicket haul in the first innings while Travis Head notched up a remarkable knock of 152 runs. On the other hand, England will be desperately hoping to come up with a better performance both in the batting as well as bowling departments. Australia will be eyeing to extend their series lead by performing a similar fashion in the second Test as well.
Fixture Name: 2nd Test, Australia vs England
Competition: Australia vs England Test
Date: 16 December
Time: 9:30 AM IST
Ground: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
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The wicket at the Adelaide Oval is expected to have some balanced conditions both for the batters and bowlers throughout the five days of the Test match. However, this being a day-night game, the pink ball is expected to move a lot more under the lights and the pace bowlers will dictate the terms to a great extent. Thus, toss factor will also be crucial and picking a mixed combination of batters, bowlers and all-rounders will be an ideal option from the fantasy cricket point of view.
Team Form Guide:
AUS (recent last): W L D L W
ENG (recent last): L L W L D
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Pat Cummins Stats in Test
For Australia, skipper Pat Cummins delivered a brilliant performance with the ball in the first innings of the opening Test match. Pat Cummins picked up a phenomenal five-wicket haul and played a crucial role in getting England bowled out for 147 runs.
Marnus Labuschagne Stats in Test
Australia’s middle-order batter Marnus Labuschagne looked in a remarkable touch in the first Test match against England. Labuschagne contributed with an excellent innings of 74 runs and also added an important century partnership with David Warner in the first innings.
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Joe Root Stats in Test
England captain Joe Root once again performed impressively well in the second innings of the first Test against Australia where he scored a gutsy knock of 89 runs in challenging conditions. Joe Root is currently the leading run-getter in the calendar year having amassed a sensational tally of 1544 runs in 25 innings at an amazing average of more than 60.
Ben Stokes Stats in Test
England all-rounder Ben Stokes will be a key player for his team in this Test series due to his outstanding capabilities both with the bat and ball. Stokes was the leading run-scorer for England in the 2019 Ashes having smashed a fabulous total of 441 runs in 10 innings at an average of 55.12 and also picked up 8 wickets with the ball.
The Australian team will once again depend a lot on the likes of David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith and Travis Head to take the responsibility with the bat. The trio of Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon will be their crucial wicket-taking bowlers. On the other hand, England will be aiming to make a strong winning comeback and the likes of Rory Burns, Dawid Malan, Joe Root and Ben Stokes will be expected to perform well with the bat. The likes of James Anderson, Stuart Broad, Ollie Robinson and Chris Woakes will be their crucial clogs in the bowling department. The toss factor will once again be really vital as this being a day-night Test match. According to the AUS vs ENG today match prediction & Australia vs England cricket betting tips, England are the favourites to win this match.
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WICKET-KEEPERS: Jos Buttler
BATTERS: Joe Root, Travis Head, David Warner, Rory Burns
ALL-ROUNDERS: Ben Stokes, Marnus Labuschagne
BOWLERS: Pat Cummins, Stuart Broad, Ollie Robinson, Mitchell Starc
For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Pat Cummins, Joe Root.
For Grand League: Ben Stokes, David Warner.
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