IND vs ENG Fantasy Prediction: India vs England 5th T20I – 20 March (Ahmedabad). Virat Kolhi, Jason Roy, and Suryakumar Yadav are the best fantasy picks for this game.
Hosts India will take on England in the 5th T20I match of the five-match T20I series. This game is the series decider, and we can expect a blockbuster contest.
Virat Kohli has been on fire with the bat for India, whereas Suryakumar Yadav also made a brilliant debut. The bowling of Hardik Pandya is a big positive for the side, whereas Shreyas Iyer has fulfilled the role of a finisher. However, the form of KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma is a bit of concern.
Jason Roy has been the best batsman of the English side, whereas Buttler & Bairstow has assisted him well at the top-order. Jofra Archer and Mark Wood have been on fire, whereas Jordan is also taking crucial wickets. They have some champion players in their ranks.
Pitch Conditions and Weather Details
The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in this series is 157 runs.
Total Games Played: 4; Bat 1st Won: 1; Bat 2nd Won: 3
We can expect clear weather throughout the game.
Probable XI for both sides:-
India – KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Hardik Pandya, Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shardul Thakur, Rahul Chahar.
England – Jos Buttler, Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Dawid Malan, Eoin Morgan, Ben Stokes, Sam Curran, Jofra Archer, Chris Jordan, Mark Wood, Adil Rashid.
Five Match T20I Series
Match: India vs England Fifth T20I Match
Date and Time: 20 March, Saturday – 7:00 PM IST
Venue: Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium, Ahmedabad
Where to Watch: Star Sports Network & Hotstar
Top 4 Batting Order
KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, and Virat Kohli.
Jos Buttler, Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, and Dawid Malan.
Death Over Specialists
- Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Shardul Thakur
- Jofra Archer and Chris Jordan
IND vs ENG Fantasy Wicket-Keepers
Jonny Bairstow and Jos Buttler will be our wicket-keepers in this game. Buttler has scored 1671 T20I runs at a strike-rate of 140.66, whereas he has scored 120 runs in this series. Bairstow has scored 111 runs in this series at an average of 55.50, and he is looking in brilliant touch.
[You can take any of Rishabh Pant or KL Rahul as your third Keeper]
IND vs ENG Fantasy Batsmen
Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, and Suryakumar Yadav will be our batsmen from India. Rohit has scored 2800 T20I runs at an average of 31.82, whereas he has also smashed four T20I centuries. Virat has scored 3079 T20I runs at an average of 51.32, whereas he has scored 151 runs in this series. Surya scored 480 runs in IPL 2020 at an average of 40.00 in IPL 2020, whereas he scored a half-century in his debut game.
Jason Roy will be our batsmen from England. Roy scored 355 runs in BBL 10 at an average of 32.27, whereas he has scored 144 runs in this series. He is looking in very good form.
IND vs ENG Fantasy All-Rounders
Hardik Pandya will be our all-rounder from India. Pandya has been bowling his full quota of overs, and he is looking in fine rhythm.
IND vs ENG Fantasy Bowlers
From India, Rahul Chahar will make it into our team. Chahal scalped 15 wickets in IPL 2020, whereas he scalped a couple of wickets in the 4th T20I game.
Jofra Archer and Mark Wood will be our bowlers from England. Archer has scalped seven wickets in the series at an economy of 7.00, whereas Wood has scalped five at an economy of 6.33. Both of them have been on fire in this series.
Match Prediction: England are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Virat Kohli and Jason Roy
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Rohit Sharma and Jofra Archer
SportsRush Small-League Fantasy Team for the Game
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All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players