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| On Aug 11, 2021 3:53 PM IST

England vs India Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Pitch Report, Team Details GRAND LEAGUE


England vs India Dream 11 Prediction:

Team India will be back in action for their next major assignment versus England away from home. England were dismantled 3-1 earlier this year in India, and will be eying redemption in home conditions this time around. Five Tests will be played between the two heavyweights of world cricket, and the game kicks off later today at Trent Bridge. Both India and England have ample experience, and firepower in their respective squads that can lead to a mouth water encounter for cricket fans.

England vs India Match Details

Fixture Name: 1st Test, England vs India

Date: 4 August

Time: 3:30 PM IST

Ground: Trent Bridge


ENG vs IND Ground Details

Pitch Report: The wicket at Trent Bridge sways more in favor of the faster bowlers, as they can get plenty of movement from it. From the last 15 Tests at this venue, just the two have ended as a draw.

England vs India Dream11 Team Prediction

Grand League Team 1

WK: J Buttler, R Pant (vc)
BAT: V Kohli, J Root, R Burns
AR: R Ashwin, S Curran (c)
BOW: J Anderson, M Shami, J Bumrah, M Wood

Grand League Team 2

WK: J Buttler, R Pant
BAT: R Sharma, V Kohli, A Rahane, J Root (c)
AR: S Curran
BOW: I Sharma, S Broad, M Shami (vc), J Leach

Grand League Team 3

WK: J Buttler, J Bairstow, R Pant
BAT: R Sharma, L Rahul, Z Crawley
AR: R Ashwin (VC), S Curran
BOW: J Anderson (C), M Shami, J Bumrah

England 2021 Captain Options

James Anderson having been a part of 162 Tests for England, has picked up 617 wickets. The 39-year-old is a master of swing bowling in home conditions and can pose a threat here.

Sam Curran impressed the last time India toured to England through his all round abilities. Curran has impressed with his left-arm-pace by picking up 44 wickets, and also has three fifties under his belt with the bat.

India 2021 Captain Options

Rishabh Pant has scored 1403 runs from 21 Tests, at an average of 43.8. He’s also struck six fifties and three hundreds, and can certainly pack a punch here.

Mohamed Shami has been one of the most pivotal bowlers for India in recent times. The right-arm-fast-bowler has picked up 184 wickets from 51 Tests for he country.

England News

Injury Report and Unavailability: Ben Stokes has taken a break from all forms of cricket.

Expected Changes an Strategy: 

  • Rory Burns and Haseeb Hameed could open the innings for their side.
  • J Bairstow, J Root and J Buttler could feature in next
  • D Lawrence and S Curran are expected to start in the middle order.
  • J Anerson, J Leach, S Broad could lead the bowling attack.

England Starting XI (Likely)

Rory Burns, Haseeb Hameed/Dominic Sibley, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root (c), Jos Buttler (wk), Daniel Lawrence, Sam Curran, Stuart Broad, Mark Wood, James Anderson, Jack Leach.

India News

Injury Report and Unavailability: No injury concerns

Expected Changes and Strategy:  

  • KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma should open the innings for their side.
  • C Pujara, V Kohli and A Rahane could strengthen the batting order.
  • R Pant can fit in at the middle order, while, R Ashwin can chip in with both ball and bat.
  • I Sharma, J Bumrah, M Shami and M Siraj could be in charge of the bowling attack.

India Starting XI (Likely)

KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin/Ravindra Jadeja, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj

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