ENG vs PAK Prediction: Ben Stokes led second-string English side has completely bamboozled Pakistan on the English soil yet again. With one more match to pay for in this three-match ODI series, the visitors will be hoping to get a win under their belt and save their face against this inexperienced English side.
England vs Pakistan, 3rd ODI
13 July 2021, 05:30 PM IST
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ENG vs PAK Head-to-Head (Overall):
ENG – 60%
Before the start of the series, all the predictions were aimed at a Pakistan-dominated series. But the tables have turned drastically after the completion of the first two ODIs. The English side led by Ben Stokes has pushed completely above their weight and has managed to claim the series 2-0. They will once again start as favourites to claim the series 3-0 against this struggling Pakistan side.
Betway: ENG: 1.75; PAK: 2.02
England vs Pakistan Top Bets:
Who will win? England
Top Batsman – Dawid Malan(England), Babar Azam(Pakistan)
Top Bowler – S Mahmood(England), Hasan Ali(Pakistan)
Most Sixes in the match – Dawid Malan
Player of the Match- S Mahmood(England)
Team Scores Batting first (First Innings) – Pakistan 210+, England 250+
Phil Salt, Dawid Malan, Zak Crawley, James Vince, Ben Stokes (c), John Simpson, Lewis Gregory, Craig Overton, B Carse, M Parkinson, Saqib Mahmood.
Ben Stokes (c), David Payne, Phil Salt, John Simpson, Jake Ball, Will Jacks, Dan Lawrence, Saqib Mahmood, Dawid Malan, Danny Briggs, Brydon Carse, Zak Crawley, Ben Duckett, Lewis Gregory, Tom Helm, Craig Overton, Matt Parkinson, James Vince
Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam(c), Mohammad Rizwan(wk), Saud Shakeel, Sohaib Maqsood, Faheem Ashraf, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Harish Rauf
Babar Azam (captain), Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Salman Ali Agha, Saud Shakeel, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wicketkeeper), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Abdullah Shafique, Faheem Ashraf, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Haris Sohail, Hasan Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, and Usman Qadir
Pitch in Edgbaston is a batting pitch, where the average score falls close to 265. The pitch is well suited for pace bowling. The average first innings total on this ground is 270.
If ENG bats first: 250-270
If PAK bats first: 220-240
Light rain is expected and hence the chances for the full 100 overs to be bowled are very less. The expected temperature at Edgbaston on match day is 20.34 degrees.
WICKET-KEEPERS: M Rizwan
BATSMEN: D Malan, B Azam, Z Crawley, F Zaman
ALL-ROUNDERS: B Stokes, S Khan
BOWLERS: H Ali, S Afridi, S Mahmood, L Gregory
Players who are expected to perform well as per ENG vs PAK Dream11 Prediction.
Dawid Malan: He is the top batsman on the English team. He scored 68 in the first match. Even though he failed in the last ODI, he has been in fine touch in the last couple of years.
Babar Azam: He currently one of the most consistent batsmen going around in world cricket. He averages over 56 in ODI cricket and has enjoyed great success while playing in English conditions. But he is yet to showcase his best in this series.
Saqib Mahmood: He is in fine form with the ball. He ran through the Pakistan batting line-up in the first two matches and has picked up 6 wickets in this series so far.
Hasan Ali: He starred with the ball for Pakistan in the last match. He picked up a 5-wickets haul in the match by giving away just 51 runs.
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