India vs England 3rd T20I: 3 Player Battles to watch out for IND vs ENG Dream11 Prediction
India vs England 3rd T20I: Luck favoured India right from the off in India vs England 2nd T20I match. Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bowl first with bowlers backing that result up by restricting England to just 164/6 in 20 overs. What impressed more was India’s bowling at the death. It was some show from the likes of Bhuvneshawar Kumar, Shardul Thakur and Hardik Pandya with all hitting right length and dishing out quality yorkers.
Battles to watch out for IND vs ENG Dream11 Prediction
Ishan Kishan’s ferocious batting took fans’ euphoria to even greater heights. The Mumbai Indians batsman hit some beautiful shots en route to the half-century on his debut announcing himself on the international stage in an almost perfect manner.
IND vs ENG 3rd T20I: Expect England To Respond
The beauty of white-ball cricket is that no team can dominate the format for long. And at this level, the rivalries between teams like India and England becomes even more intense. England must have learned lessons from the last game. Their struggles at death were so uncanny and uncharacteristic. Expect them to be better in ENG vs IND 3rd T20I. Here are 3 battles To Watch Out For In India Vs England 3rd T20I
India vs England Key Numbers:
Total Head To Head Games: 16
India Wins: 08
England Wins: 08
India: 218 in the 1st ever T20I match in 2007, in the T20 World Cup 2007
England: 200 in the same match.
India: Virat Kohli: 419 Runs
England: Eoin Morgan: 342 Runs
India: Yuzvendra Chahal: 11 Wickets in 8 matches.
England: Jade Dernbach: 7 wickets in five matches.
Battle 1: Ishan Kishan Versus England’s Fast Bowlers
England vs India: Even if there was a script written by Ishan Kishan himself, the former U-19 batsman would have thought twice before giving himself a strong role amidst all the experienced superstars alongside him. But he announced himself in a way that you feel a star is born, an alluding thought in the back of your mind that this is the future of Indian cricket.
But with the heightened hopes, comes the pressure. The expectations can be unjust and they are most times. But Kishan will strike fear in the mind of bowlers, and for the immediate outcome of the series, how he plays will determine the winner.
Ishan Kishan In His 1st T20I Match Versus England:
Battle 2: Second Opener Conundrum – KL Rahul or Rohit Sharma
Shikhar Dhawan failed in game-1, while KL Rahul dissolved into the weakest/insignificant part of the Indian batting line-up in the first two games. But as in the first IND vs ENG T20I, India can’t get away with the paltry return from their openers. Whoever plays here, KL Rahul or Rohit Sharma, the onus will be on him to make something better out of the opportunity.
KL Rahul vs Rohit Sharma in T20s
Matches: 46 | 108
Innings: 43 | 100
Not-Out: 06 | 14
Runs: 1543 | 2773
Highest Score: 110 | 118
Average: 41.7 | 32.24
100s: 02 | 04
50s: 12 | 21
4s: 136 | 245
6s: 63 | 127
Battle 3: England’s Death-Over Batting | India’s Bowling At The End
You have to watch India vs England 2nd T20I, if you haven’t already, to believe the extent of the struggles of the Eoin Morgan’s team’s batting at the death overs. A mere discussion won’t be enough. It was both joy and hard to watch the events unfolding, for England looked out of ideas, while the Indian bowling unit was more determined, and with a specific plan.
If India bowls first, or rack up a daunting total in case of batting first, in any case, England will have to bat better if they are to get the win here. They surely can.
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