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IND vs AUS Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Pitch Report, Team Details

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IND vs AUS Dream11 Prediction: The 14th warm-up match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 is scheduled to be played between India and Australia on 20 October (Wednesday) at the ICC Academy Ground in Dubai. This will be second warm-up match for these two teams and the final opportunity to test their strengths and combinations before the start of the Super 12 stage of the T20 World Cup.

IND vs AUS Dream 11 Prediction

Both these teams are coming into this match after doing well in their respective previous outings. Team India chased down a big total of 189 runs to register a sensational 7-wicket victory against England in their first warm-up match at the same venue. On the other hand, Australia emerged victorious against New Zealand by an amazing margin of 3 wickets.

IND vs AUS Match Details

This will be the final opportunity for both these teams to prepare well for the T20 World Cup. India are placed at the 2nd position in the ICC T20I Rankings with 266 rating and 7456 points. On the other hand, Australia are placed at the 7th spot in the ICC T20I Rankings with 240 rating and 7923 points. Both these teams will also play the Super 12 stage of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021.

Fixture Name: Match 14, India vs Australia

Competition: World T20 Warm-up

Date: 20 October

Time: 3:30 PM IST

IND vs AUS Ground Details

Ground: ICC Academy Ground, Dubai

Pitch Report: The surface and the conditions at the ICC Academy Ground are once again expected to be brilliant for batting. The spinners have extracted great amount of turn from this track and it will behave similarly in this match as well. There will be some amount of dew in the second innings. However, bowling first will be a safe option after winning the toss. The par score will once again remain around the 160-170 mark.

IND vs AUS Dream 11 Team Prediction

It will be a great move to pick a mixed combination of India and Australia players in your respective dream fantasy cricket teams. Since it is the opening stage of the tournament, it will be a good decision to include more of batters to increase the chances of winning big contests. The likes of Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Starc, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul and Virat Kohli remain the must pick players for this exciting contest.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Rishabh Pant
BATTERS: Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, Steve Smith, Aaron Finch, Rohit Sharma
ALL-ROUNDERS: Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell
BOWLERS: Shardul Thakur, Rahul Chahar, Mitchell Starc

IND vs ENG Dream 11 Fantasy Tips 2021

India will surely have the upper hand in this match due to the slow and dry conditions in the UAE. The Indian team also has a balanced team combination of both experienced and young players. On the other hand, Australia too are a strong and fearless team in the T20 format and they are coming off an amazing win against New Zealand in their first warm-up match.

IND Top Picks

Team India will be hoping to gain some important confidence both with the bat and ball before the start of the mega T20 tournament. The likes of KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and Suryakumar Yadav will have to take the responsibility in the batting department. On the other hand, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar and Ravichandran Ashwin will form part of the bowling attack and they will be looking to pick wickets on regular basis.

Related: Changes in India T20 World Cup Squad?

KL Rahul

Indian opener KL Rahul looked in a remarkable touch with the bat in the recently concluded edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Rahul amassed a phenomenal total of 626 runs from 13 matches at an impressive average of 62.60. The right-handed Punjab Kings skipper smashed as many as six half-centuries in IPL 2021 season. He also has an excellent record in T20I cricket having scored 1557 runs at a strike-rate of 142.19.

Name Matches Runs Strike-rate
KL Rahul 48 1557 142.19

Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli will be a key performer for his team in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021. He was the Player of the Tournament twice in the previous editions of the T20 World Cup in 2014 and 2016. Kohli has notched up more than 3000 runs while playing in a total of 89 T20I matches. The Indian captain has an amazing average of 52.65 in the shortest format of the game.

Name Matches Runs Average
Virat Kohli 89 3159 52.65

IND News

  • There are no major injury problems in the Indian camp.
  • Virat Kohli will captain the side.
  • Rishabh Pant will be the wicket-keeper.
  • The likes of KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and Suryakumar Yadav will have to take the responsibility in the batting department.
  • Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar and Ravichandran Ashwin will form part of the bowling attack.

IND Playing 11 (likely)
KL Rahul
Rohit Sharma
Virat Kohli
Suryakumar Yadav
Rishabh Pant
Hardik Pandya
Ravindra Jadeja
Ravichandran Ashwin
Rahul Chahar
Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Jasprit Bumrah

Related: Star Sports Releases ICC T20 World Cup Promo – WATCH


AUS Top Picks

Australia will be hoping to gain some important confidence both with the bat and ball before the start of the mega T20 tournament. The likes of Aaron Finch, David Warner, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh will have to take the responsibility in the batting department. On the other hand, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa and Josh Hazlewood will have to play an important role with the ball.

Glenn Maxwell

For the Australian team, swashbuckling batter Glenn Maxwell will be a key player to watch out for in this ICC T20 World Cup due to his spectacular performance in the IPL 2021 season. Maxwell smacked more than 500 runs in a single IPL season at an excellent average of 42.75. He also has a brilliant record in the T20I format having scored 1780 runs from 72 matches at a phenomenal strike-rate of 158.93.

Name Matches Runs Strike-Rate
Glenn Maxwell 72 1780 158.93

 

Mitchell Starc

Australia’s left-arm speedster Mitchell Starc is quite an experienced campaigner in the limited-overs format. He has picked up a total of 51 wickets having represented Australia in 41 T20I matches. Mitchell Starc has a fine average of 21.82 and a brilliant economy of 7.23 in the shortest format of the game. He will be a crucial wicket-taking bowler for Australia in this T20 World Cup due to his raw pace in these UAE conditions.

Name Matches Wickets Economy
Mitchell Starc 41 51 7.23

AUS News

  • There are no injury problems in the Australia camp.
  • Aaron Finch will captain the side.
  • Matthew Wade will keep the wickets.
  • The likes of Aaron Finch, David Warner, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh will have to take the responsibility in the batting department.
  • Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa and Josh Hazlewood will have to play an important role with the ball.

AUS Playing 11 (likely)
David Warner
Aaron Finch
Mitchell Marsh
Steve Smith
Glenn Maxwell
Matthew Wade
Marcus Stoinis
Mitchell Starc
Pat Cummins
Adam Zampa
Kane Richardson

Related: Australia T20 World Cup Squad. Check Player List


Watch IND vs AUS Live Score And Streaming

Watch India vs Australia World T20 Warm-up match Live score and streaming on the Star Sports Network and HotStar app. All the players information and live match scores along with exciting live ball-to-ball commentary will be available on the Hotstar app. There will a sensational experience of entertainment as both these international teams, India and Australia have some exciting players in their respective line-ups who will been keen to do well these warm-up matches before the start of the important Super 12 stage of the mega event.

List of Channels to watch IND vs AUS Match

The India vs Australia World T20 Warm-up match will be broadcasted live on the Star Sports 1 channel from 3:30 PM IST. The Star Sports Network are the official television rights holder for this year’s ICC T20 World Cup. The viewers will get to listen to expert comments and detailed pitch report alongwith live ball-to-ball commentary on the Hotstar app.

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Kuljyot Singh

A cricket maniac who lives his life like a T20 match, time is short so make the most of it. Always thriving to learn more about cricket writing and obviously being an Indian, a big cricket expert.

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