Preview: India vs England – Clash of Titans
The excitement is building as India gears up to take on England in the 29th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023. In this highly anticipated showdown, two cricketing powerhouses will lock horns to secure their place in the tournament. Let’s dive into the pre-match analysis and Dream11 predictions for this thrilling encounter.
India vs England, ODI World Cup 2023, Match 29
Date and Time: October 29, 2:00 PM
Venue: Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow
India’s Recent Performance
In their previous game against New Zealand, India won the toss and elected to bowl. New Zealand initially struggled but managed to reach a total of 273 runs in 50 overs, thanks to the efforts of Rachin Ravindra and Daryl Mitchell. Ravindra scored 75 runs off 87 deliveries, while Mitchell contributed an impressive 130 runs off 127 deliveries. India’s Mohammed Shami stood out as the top bowler, taking five wickets for 54 runs in 10 overs. India successfully chased down the target of 274 runs in 48 overs, securing a four-wicket victory. Unfortunately, Virat Kohli fell just short of a century, dismissed after scoring 95 runs off 104 deliveries.
England’s Recent Performance
In their last game against Sri Lanka, England won the toss and chose to bat. However, they struggled against the Sri Lankan bowlers and could only manage to post a meager total of 156 runs before being bundled out in 33.2 overs. Ben Stokes was the only player to score more than 30 runs for the team. Sri Lanka had no difficulty in chasing down the target and secured a comfortable victory in just 25.4 overs with eight wickets in hand.
Now, as the stage is set for India vs. England, both teams will be looking to bounce back and secure a crucial victory in this pivotal encounter.
IND vs ENG Dream11 Prediction
If you’re a fan of fantasy cricket, here’s our Dream11 prediction for this exciting match:
Keepers: KL Rahul, Jos Buttler
Batters: Virat Kohli (VC), Rohit Sharma, Shreyas Iyer
All-rounders: Ravindra Jadeja (C), Liam Livingstone
Bowlers: Kuldeep Yadav, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood, Jasprit Bumrah
IND vs ENG, My Dream11 Prediction
KL Rahul, Shubman Gill (vc), Shreyas Iyer, Jonny Bairstow, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja (c), Liam Livingstone, Mark Wood, Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah
Don’t miss this thrilling contest as India and England battle it out in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023. Stay tuned for live updates and an exciting clash of cricketing titans!