IND vs ENG, India vs England Test
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Friday, February 05, 2021 09:30 AM
Cricket is all set to return to the Indian sub-continent after the COVID halt for about nearly 10 months. England will take on India in a full tour comprising of 3 T20Is, 3 ODIs, & 4 Tests starting off with the tests. This series holds great importance in the ICC Test Championship as the results of the series will decide the second finalist alongside New Zealand. Apart from India & England, Australia too has a chance depending on the series result.
India has been the toughest place for the visitors and the Indian team will be high on confidence after their historic series win down under. England need to play their best game to challenge this Indian team in their home conditions.
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Virat Kohli will return to the squad and take over the captaincy duties of the team. Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill will open the batting with experienced trio of Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, and Ajinkya Rahane to form a strong middle order. Rishabh Pant is the front runner for wicket-keeping role after his heroics in Australia.
Ishant Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah are expected to play as the frontline pacers in the team. Hometown boy Ravi Ashwin will lead the bowling attack and Kuldeep Yadav is expected to be second spinner. Shardul Thakur, Washington Sundar, and Mohammed Siraj will fight out for the last spot in playing XI in this match.
Who will win the match
ENG will win the match
The pitch should offer some assistance to the bowlers, with the marginally cloudy conditions additionally expected to help them. Be that as it may, the little limits will conflict with them with a sum of 85 being standard at this scene. Thinking about the idea of the installation, the two groups would be enticed to bat first and heap on the runs.
India (IND) – Key Players
England (ENG) – Key Players
IND vs ENG – Team Squad
India (IND): Rishabh Pant, Virat Kholi, Rohit Sharma, Ravichandran Ashwin, Jasprit Bumrah, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Mohammed Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Washington Sundar, Wriddhiman Saha, Hardik Pandya, Lokesh Rahul, Mayankk Agarwal, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav
England (ENG): Jos Buttler, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer, James Anderson, Ben Foakes, Rory Burns, Zak Crawley, Dan Lawrence, Dominic Sibley, Chris Woakes, Moeen Ali, Stuart Broad, Dominc Bess, Jack Leach, Olly Stone.