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| On Sep 9, 2021 3:00 PM IST

ENG vs IND Dream11 Prediction 5th Test England vs India, Playing 11, Fantasy Tips, Stats, Pitch Report 10 September


ENG vs IND Dream11 Prediction: England and India will lock horns in the fifth and final Test match at the Old Trafford in Manchester starting from 10 September. Team India registered a historic 157-run victory at the Oval in the fourth Test match against England to take a 2-1 lead in the five-match Test series. The Virat Kohli-led team have won two Test matches in England for the first time since 1986 and in both the games, the visitors came back after conceding a first innings lead. India will now be aiming to win their first Test series in England after 2007. On the other hand, the Joe Root-led England team have the ability to bounce back in this final Test match to level the series as they are playing at home.

ENG vs IND Dream11 Prediction

Fixture Name: 5th Test, England vs India

Competition: England vs India Test

Date: 10 September

Time: 3:30 PM IST

Ground: Old Trafford, Manchester

Team Form Guide:
ENG (recent last): L W L D L
IND (recent last): W L W D L

ICC Rankings: ENG 4, IND 2

Pitch Report

The pitch at the Old Trafford will once again helpful conditions for the fast bowlers due to the cold climate at the venue. According to most of the weather updates, the rain gods are expected to play a big role in this Test match as thunder showers are likely to play spoilsport on the first three days. The spinners have come into play in Manchester on the fourth and fifth days traditionally, but due to the rain around, things might be different here. The captain winning the toss will once again be interested in bowling first especially because of the overhead conditions.


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England vs India Dream 11 Prediction

ENG Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • There are no injury issues in the England camp.

Expected Team Changes

  • Jos Buttler and Mark Wood will come in for Ollie Pope and Craig Overton.
  • Joe Root will captain the team.
  • Jos Buttler will keep the wickets.
  • Haseeb Hameed, Joe Root, Dawid Malan and Jonny Bairstow will be their crucial batsmen.
  • Ollie Robinson, James Anderson and Chris Woakes will be their main bowlers.

Related: Jos Buttler To Play 5th Test? Joe Root gives an update

ENG Playing 11 (likely)

Rory Burns
Haseeb Hameed
Dawid Malan
Joe Root
Jonny Bairstow
Jos Buttler
Moeen Ali
Chris Woakes
Mark Wood
Ollie Robinson
James Anderson

Related: England Squad Announced for 5th Test against India

IND Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • Rohit Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara are doubtful for this match due to injury issues.
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Expected Team Changes

  • Mohammed Shami will replace Mohammed Siraj.
  • Virat Kohli will captain the team.
  • Rishabh Pant will be the wicket-keeper.
  • Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara will be their key batters.
  • Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav will be their important bowlers.

IND Playing 11 (likely)

Rohit Sharma
KL Rahul
Cheteshwar Pujara
Virat Kohli
Ajinkya Rahane
Rishabh Pant
Ravindra Jadeja
Shardul Thakur
Umesh Yadav
Jasprit Bumrah
Mohammed Siraj/Mohammed Shami


Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick

Captain Options:

Joe Root: England skipper Joe Root despite not scoring much of runs in the fourth Test will be a key player in this game due to him being the leading run-getter. He has notched up a total of 564 runs at an average of 94. Joe Root Stats in Tests – 9278 runs in 109 matches at an average of 49.88 including 50 half-centuries and 23 hundreds.

Rohit Sharma: Indian opener Rohit Sharma smashed his first overseas Test century in the last match scoring 127 runs in the second innings. Rohit Sharma Stats in Tests – 3047 runs in 43 games at an average of 46.88 including 14 fifties and 8 centuries.

Differential Pick:

Ollie Robinson: For England, Ollie Robinson has surely emerged as a crucial bowler in pressure situation in this series so far picking two brilliant five-wicket hauls. Ollie Robinson Stats in Tests – 28 wickets in 10 innings at an average of 19.61.

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ENG vs IND Dream11 Team Prediction

WICKET-KEEPERS: Jonny Bairstow, Rishabh Pant
BATSMEN: Joe Root, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Dawid Malan
ALL-ROUNDERS: Chris Woakes
BOWLERS: Jasprit Bumrah, James Anderson, Shardul Thakur, Ollie Robinson

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Kuljyot Singh

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