Windies A vs England Lions Match Preview

England Lions will be searching for their first win again on the tour when they take on West Indies A in the 2nd unofficial ODI at Antigua. After having lost the three-match unofficial Test series 3-0 and then 1st unofficial ODI of the three-match series, England Lions would feel the heat here trying to stay alive in the series.

WI-A vs EN-A 2nd unofficial ODI When and Where

Date and time: 09 March, 11:30 PM IST

Venue: Stanford Cricket Ground, Coolidge, Antigua

 

West Indies A

Team News

West Indies A are most likely to remain unchanged after posting a win in the first game of the series.

Probable XI

Kieran Powell (c), Rahkeem Cornwall, Jahmar Hamilton (wk), Raymon Reifer, Jermaine Blackwood, Jomel Warrican, Keemo Paul, Odean Smith, Andre McCarthy, Roston Chase, Chandrapaul Hemraj

Squad

Kieran Powell (c), Rahkeem Cornwall, Jahmar Hamilton (wk), Raymon Reifer, Jermaine Blackwood, Jomel Warrican, Keemo Paul, Odean Smith, Andre McCarthy, Roston Chase, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Kavem Hodge, Romario Shepherd

 

England Lions

Team News

England lost the first game by a modest margin of 5 runs. They are unlikely to make changes to their playing XI.

Probable XI

Sam Northeast, Sam Hain, Alex Davies (wk), Nick Gubbins, Paul Coughlin, Keaton Jennings (c), Matthew Critchley, Matthew Parkinson, Sam Curran, Richard Gleeson, Dominic Bess

Squad

Sam Northeast, Sam Hain, Alex Davies (wk), Nick Gubbins, Paul Coughlin, Keaton Jennings (c), Matthew Critchley, Matthew Parkinson, Sam Curran, Richard Gleeson, Dominic Bess, Toby Roland-Jones, Joe Clarke, James Porter, Saqib Mahmood

 

Dream 11 Expert Key players

West Indies A: Jermaine Blackwood played an excellent knock of 99 at the top, while Rahkeem Cornwall played a good hand lower down. Among the bowlers, Keemo Paul picked a fifer while Cornwall was again on the money.

England Lions: Sam Hain’s fantastic 144 almost guided the English side home. Among Nick Gubbins, Matthew Parkinson and Richard Gleeson were the others who did well in the last game.

 

Today’s Match Prediction

The format change gave the touring side a sniff of victory in the first match. If they stick together as a team, they can challenge the rampant West Indies A side. West Indies A will start as favorites.

 

Note: The WI-A vs EN-A match preview we are providing here is based on our research and analysis. We suggest you to pick your playing 11 from the squad listed above.

 

WI-A vs EN-A Dream 11 Fantasy Team

 

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