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| On Aug 2, 2021 5:05 PM IST

IND vs GBR Dream11 Team Prediction India vs Great Britain Olympics Men Live Score August 1


IND vs GBR Dream11: Team India will be back in action for the much anticipated quarter final round against Great Britain. A win later tonight for the Indians would push them into the semi finals of the Olympics after 41 long years. Talking about recent form, India had finished second in Group A with four wins and a defeat to their names. Their most recent fixture was a 5-3 win against hosts Japan.

IND vs GBR Dream11 Team Prediction

As for three-time gold medalist Great Britain, they are on the back of three wins and two draws in Group B. One of the games ended on level terms, while the other ended in defeat. Great Britain were one of the semi finalists in the Rio Olympics of 2016, as they succumbed to Australia back then. Both India and Great Britain will be eager to relive lost glory, and with star players in both camps, we can expect it to be an enticing affair.

Date: August 1, Sunday
Time: 5:30 PM (IST)
Venue: Oi Hockey Stadium

Where to Watch India vs Great Britain Live: The match will be broadcasted live on the Sony Sports Network.

Recent Form

India: WLWWW

Great Britain: DDWLW

Head to Head

The last two meetings between the India and Great Britain ended with a win each for both sides.

India News

Injury Report and Unavailability: No injury concerns

India Squad

Manpreet Singh (captain), PR Sreejesh, Rupinder Pal Singh, Harmanpreet Singh, Amit Rohidas, Surender Kumar, Birendra Lakra, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Hardik Singh, Nilakanta Sharma, Shamsher Singh, Sumit, Gurjant Singh, Dilpreet Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Varun Kumar, Mandeep Singh and Simranjeet Singh.

India Starting 11 (Likely)

PR Sreejesh (GK), Rupinder Pal Singh, Surender Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh, Amit Rohidas, Manpreet Singh (C), Hardik Singh, Nilakanta Sharma, Dilpreet Singh, Mandeep Singh, Shamser Singh.

Great Britain News

Injury Report and Unavailability: No injury concerns

Great Britain Squad

Adam Dixon (captain), David Ames, Ian Sloan, Sam Ward, Jacob Draper, Rupert Shipperley, Zach Wallace, Ollie Payne, Liam Ansell, Brendan Creed, James Gall, Chris Griffiths, Phil Roper, Liam Sanford, Tom Sorsby, Zach Wallace and Jack Waller.

Great Britain Starting 11 (Likely)

Ames, Draper, Ward, Roper, Dixon (C), Payne (GK), Ansell, Waller, Gall, Sanford, Wallace

Captain Options

Harmanpreet Singh can play a pivotal role in the forward line for India. Harmaanpreet has 19 goals from the 39 appearances for his side.

Simranjeet Singh has netted 14 goals from the 41 appearances for Team India, and is expected to start here.

Rupert Shipperley has nine goals from the 36 appearances for Great Britain and could get the start here.

Differential Picks

Liam Ansell can also play a pivotal role for Great Brian. Ansell has 13 goals under his belt from the 31 appearances for his side.

Rupinder Pal Singh is one of the most experienced players in the Indian camp. Rupinder has 115 goal from 216 appearances for his side.

IND vs GBR Dream 11 Teams

GK: S Parattu
DEF: Harmanpreet Singh, D Ames, J Draper, R Pal Singh
MID: Manpreet Singh, Nilakanta Sharma, Z Wallace
FOR: Mandeep Singh, L Ansell, R Shipperley

Who will win?

Both sides have some quality players up their ranks, and it could turn out to be a closely contested affairs. However, the IND vs GBR Today Match Prediction odds are slightly tilting in favor of India to get the win here.

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