Yuzvendra Chahal and Moeen Ali were impressive in the 2nd ODI.
ENG vs IND Match Preview:
England (ENG) and India (IND) will clash in the third and final fixture of the ODI series at Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester. In the 2nd ODI, England scored 246, with the contributions of Moeen Ali, David Willey, and Jonny Bairstow. For India, Yuzvendra Chahal was the pick of the bowlers.
Then, the visitors were bundled out for 146, with Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja as the top scorers. Reece Topley claimed his career best ODI figures of 6/24 and was named the Player of the Match.
With the series tied 1-1, both teams will look to keep their Playing XI same to secure a victory in this fixture. The likes of Rohit Sharma and Yuzvendra Chahal will hold the key for India, while Moeen Ali and Jonny Bairstow are in good form for England.
ENG vs IND Match Details:
England vs India, 3rd ODI
Venue: Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Date & Time: 17th July at 3:30 PM IST and 11:00 AM Local Time
Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network & Sony LIV
ENG vs IND, 3rd ODI Pitch Report:
Manchester has been a belter of a surface and the batters have pelted runs in a consistent manner. A total of over 275 will be needed for the team batting first at this venue to secure a victory. In the middle-overs, the spinners will be a key to taking wickets.
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ENG vs IND, 3rd ODI Probable Playing XIs:
Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (c & wk), Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Craig Overton, David Willey, Brydon Carse, Reece Topley
Rohit Sharma (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna
ENG vs IND Top Picks for Dream11 Match:
Top Picks- Batters
Although the Indian skipper was dismissed for a low score in the 2nd ODI, he still is in good stead after scoring a whirlwind 76 in the 1st ODI.
The hard-hitter delivered a knock of 33 in the 2nd ODI, and is looking in good touch with his bat flow and momentum.
Top Picks- All-Rounders
The experienced player has slammed 61 runs and taken a solitary wicket in the series. He scored 47 off 64 in the last game.
Top Picks- Bowlers
The skillful spinner finished with his figures of 4/47 in the last game and took wickets with his trademark deliveries.
The talented all-rounder has contributed in both the games with the bat to score 62 runs in two innings. He scored 41 and took a single wicket in the 2nd ODI.
Top Picks- Wicketkeeper
In the 2nd ODI, Bairstow delivered an entertaining 38 off as many balls and is gradually gaining momentum.
ENG vs IND Must Picks Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)||Dream11 Points|
|Rohit Sharma||76 runs||106|
|Moeen Ali||61 runs & 1 wicket||102|
|Jonny Bairstow||45 runs||58|
|Yuzvendra Chahal||4 wickets||139|
|David Willey||62 runs & 1 wicket||116|
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for ENG vs IND Dream11 Team for Fantasy Cricket:
Jos Buttler, Jonny Bairstow, Suryakumar Yadav, Rohit Sharma (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali (vc), Hardik Pandya, Reece Topley, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for ENG vs IND Dream11 Team for Fantasy Cricket:
Jos Buttler, Jonny Bairstow (c), Suryakumar Yadav, Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, David Willey, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal (vc)
ENG vs IND Risky Captaincy Choices:
The transition from red-ball to white-ball format has not been smooth enough for the legendary batter, Root. He has returned with low scores in the first two games.
Although Stokes scored 21 in the last game, he is nowhere looking perfect in terms of executing his shots.
Players you should avoid:
Kohli has been getting good starts in every game but is running out of luck to convert it into a big one, and should be avoided.