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| On Jul 18, 2021 10:58 AM IST

England vs Pakistan Dream11 Prediction 1st T20I [STATS for GRAND LEAGUE – Batting, Bowling, Team, Pitch]

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England vs Pakistan Dream11: After clean sweeping Pakistan 3-0 in the ODI series, England will be looking continue their rampant run of form in the T20Is as well. The first game of the three-match series will be contested at Trent Bridge later tonight. The English senior players, who missed the ODI series due to COVID-19 protocols, will be back in action as well. Eoin Morgan, as per usual returns to captain England. As for Pakistan, they will be disappointed with their performances in the ODI series, but will look for redemption in the shorter format.

ENG vs PAK Today Match Prediction Details

Fixture Name: 1st T20I, England vs Pakistan

Competition: England vs Pakistan T20I Series

Date: 16 July

Time: 11:00 PM (IST)

Ground: Trent Bridge

Team Form Guide:

ENG (Recent Last): W W W

PAK (Recent Last): L W W

ICC Rankings: ENG: 1, PAK: 4

Pitch Report: The wicket at Edgbaston Cricket Ground is usually batting friendly, and the team batting first could score in excess of 170. However, the faster bowlers are expected to get some assistance in the early overs with the new ball.

 

Where to WATCH ENG vs PAK Live

Watch England vs Pakistan Live score and streaming on the Sony Sports Network (Sony Six and Sony Liv App).

ENG Team News

Injury Update and Unavailability

No injury concerns in the England camp.

Expected Team Line-up

  • Jos Buttler and Jason Roy are expected to open the innings for their side
  • Dawid Malan, Jonny Bairstow and Eoin Morgan could follow in at numbers three, four and five.
  • Moeen Alli and David Willey could fill in at the middle order.
  • Lewis Gregory, Tom Curran, Chris Jordan and Adil Rashid are likely to lead the bowling attack.

ENG Possible Playing 11

Jason Roy
Jos Buttler
Dawid Malan
Jonny Bairstow
Eoin Morgan
Moeen Ali
David Willey
Lewis Greogory
Tom Curran
Chris Jordan
Adil Rashid

Pakistan News

Injury Report and Unavailability

No injury concerns in the Pakistan camp.

Expected Team Line-up

  • Mohammad Rizwan and Babar Azam should open the innings for their side.
  • Fakhar Zaman, Mohammed Hafeez and Shoaib Maqsood could solidify the top order.
  • Azam Khan and Imad Wasim could be utilized at the middle order.
  • Faheem Ashraf, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Hasnanin and Haris Rauf could be in charge of the bowling attack.

PAK Possible Playing 11

Mohammad Rizwan
Babar Azam
Fakhar Zaman
Mohammed Hafeez
Shoaib Maqsood
Azam Khan
Imad Wasim
Faheem Ashraf
Imad Wasim
Fahem Ashraf
Mohammad Hasnain
Shaheen Shah Afridi
Haris Rauf

Who will win today match?

Pakistan are on the back of a 3-0 defeat in the ODIs, and will have the pressure to deliver in the T20I series. However, with some of the senior players returning to the England squad, it could turn out to be to hard of a task for the visitors to get the desired outcome. That being said, the Today Match Prediction odds are in favor of England to get the here.

Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick

Captain Options

Jason Roy can be lethal, while, opening the innings for England. Roy has featured in 45 T20Is, and has scored 1087 runs, with a strike rate of 142.

Babar Azam is on the back of scintillating knock of 158, and will be soaring high in confidence heading in. The Pakistan captain has scored 2035 runs from 54 T20Is, while, having scored 18 fifties and one hundred in the process.

Differential Pick

Saqib Mahmood was named the ‘Player of the Series’ in the ODIs versus Pakistan, as he bagged nine wickets from the three games. The fast bowler could prove to be the danger man yet again.

England vs Pakistan Dream11 Prediction

Grand League Team 1

WK: J Bairstow, M Rizwan
BAT: J Roy (C), B Azam (VC), D Malan
AR: M Ali, I Wasim
BOW: C Jordan, S Mahmood, H Ali, S Afridi

Grand League Team 2

WK: J Buttler, J Bairstow
BAT: M Hafeez, J Roy, B Azam
AR: L Gregory, M Ali, S Khan
BOW: S Mahmood (C), H Ali, S Afridi (VC)

Grand League Team 3

WK: J Buttler (C), M Rizwan (VC)
BAT: M Hafeez, E Morgan, B Azam
AR: L Gregory, M Ali, S Khan
BOW: A Rashid, D Willey, S Afridi

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