ENG vs PAK Dream11 Prediction | 2nd ODI | Match Preview

ENG vs PAK Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing XI, and Fantasy Cricket Tips for 2nd ODI Match, Pakistan tour of England, 2021.

England will take on Pakistan in the 2nd ODI at Lord’s Cricket Ground, London.

ENG vs PAK 2nd ODI Match Preview

England:

England started the series with an inexperienced and a new set of players, but they remain undefeated as they won their first match against a strong team like Pakistan. They won the game comfortably by nine wickets. Both Dawid Malan and Zak Crawley scored unbeaten fifties and took the team to victory.

The bowlers performed exceptionally well as they did not allow the opposition to score runs and picked up wickets regularly. As expected, Saqib Mahmood outperformed and picked up a four-for. Mathew Parkinson and Craig Overton managed to pick up two wickets each. Gregory picked up a wicket. England would be high on confidence after the win and hope to continue the momentum and win the second match and thus seal the series.

Pakistan:

Pakistan started as the favourites in this tour as everyone expected that they would easily defeat the inexperienced England team. Still, the tables turned around, and the pressure is now on them to win the second match. The batting unit put up a disastrous form which resulted in them being all-out for just 141 runs. Only Fakhar Zaman and Shadab Khan batted decently and tried to stop the chaos of falling wickets.

The bowlers performed even more poorly than the batsmen as they struggled to pick up wickets and leaked many runs. Shaheen Afridi managed to pick up a wicket. Pakistan needs to improve the team’s overall performance and come back stronger as they might have understood by now that it is not easy to win against this new England team.

ENG vs PAK Match Details

England vs Pakistan, 2nd ODI, Pakistan tour of England 2021.

Venue: Lord’s Cricket Ground, London.

Date: 10th July 2021

Time: 03:30 PM IST

Live Score

ENG vs PAK Pitch Condition

Average 1st innings score: 278

Average 2nd innings score: 271

(The average score is based on the last five matches played at this venue)

The pitch here is a balanced one and has something for everyone. The ball comes nicely onto the bat, but at the same time, there is slight grass on the pitch, which might trouble the batsmen in the first innings. Later on, spinners might play a crucial role in the match.

(The team batting first has won the last five matches played at this venue.)

ENG vs PAK Weather Report

Rain is expected during the match time. There might be a chance in the reduction of overs played.

England vs Pakistan Head-to-Head Records

Match Played: 89

ENG Won: 54

PAK Won: 32

Tied: 0

No Results: 3

ENG vs PAK Dream11 Team News

England:

  • Jake Ball might get a chance in the playing XI in place of Brydon Carse.

Pakistan:

  • They are likely to go with the same playing XI.

Probable Playing XI

England:

Philip Salt, Dawid Malan, Zak Crawley, James Vince, Ben Stokes (C), John Simpson(WK), Lewis Gregory, Craig Overton, Brydon Carse/Jake Ball, Saqib Mahmood, Matthew Parkinson.

Pakistan:

Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam (C), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Saud Shakeel/Sarfaraz Ahamed, Sohaib Maqsood, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf. 

Top Picks for ENG vs PAK Dream11 Prediction

England top picks for Dream11:

Ben Stokes:

(1 M, 1 O, 0 W)

Stokes is the skipper of the team and is a brilliant all-rounder. He did not get a chance to bat and bowled only one over in the last match and is one of the best option for Captain and Vice-captain in your ENG vs PAK Dream11 Team.

Dawid Malan:

(1 M, 68 R, 68 A)

He continued his form from the T20’s into the ODI squad and scored 68* runs from the last match. Dawid Malan is also a very good Captain or Vc choice in ENG vs PAK Dream11 Team for today’s match 10th July 2021.

Saqib Mahmood:

(1 M, 10 O, 4 W)

He has been very impressive in the short span and picked up four wickets in the last match.

Phil Salt:

(1 M, 7 R, 7 A)

Phil Salt made his ODI debut in this series and opened the innings for the team but scored only seven runs.

Zak Crawley:

(1 M, 58 R, 58 A)

Crawley is a right-handed batsman and made his ODI debut in the last match and scored 58* runs.

James Vince:

(16 M, 322 R, 23 A)

Vince is a good striker of the ball but did not get a chance to bat in the last match.

Lewis Gregory:

(1 M, 4 O, 1 W)

He is an all-rounder who performs equally with both bat and ball. Gregory picked up a wicket and bowled a maiden over in the last match.

Craig Overton:

(1 M, 6.2 O, 2 W)

Overton is a right-arm medium-fast bowler and bowled brilliantly in the last match, picking up two wickets.

Matt Parkinson:

(1 M, 7 O, 2 W)

He is a right-arm leg-break bowler and picks up wickets consistently. Parkinson managed to pick up two wickets in the last match.

Jake Ball:

(18 M, 157.5 O, 21 W)

Jake Ball is a right-arm fast bowler but did not get a chance to play in the first match.

Pakistan top picks for Dream11:

Babar Azam:

(1 M, 0 R, 0 A)

Babar is the team’s skipper and the No.1 ODI batsman but was out for a duck in the last match. But he is an excellent Captain and Vice-captain choice in the ENG vs PAK Dream11 team.

Fakhar Zaman:

(1 M, 47 R, 47 A)

He opens the innings for the team and has been in brilliant form. He scored 47 runs in the last match.

Mohammad Rizwan:

(1 M, 13 R, 13 A)

Rizwan struggles to perform well in the ODI format and scored only 13 runs in the last match.

Imam-ul-Haq:

(1 M, 0 R, 0 A)

He opens along with Fakhar and is a good striker of the ball. Imam got out for a duck in the last match.

Hasan Ali:

(1 M, 4 O, 0 W)

He is a right-arm fast bowler and is the experienced bowler on the team. Hasan was expensive and went wicketless in the last match.

Shaheen Afridi:

(1 M, 5 O, 1 W)

Shaheen has turned out to be one of the crucial bowlers for Pakistan in recent times. He bowled well, picking up a wicket in the last match.  

Haris Rauf:

(1 M, 4 O, 0 W)

He is a right-arm fast bowler and has not played many ODIs. Haris Rauf went wicketless in the last match.

Shadab Khan:

(1 M, 30 R, 30 A + 3 O, 0 W)

Shadab is an all-rounder. He scored 30 runs but was expensive and went wicketless.

Faheem Ashraf:

(1 M, 5 R, 5 A + 5, 0 W)

He is a bowling all-rounder. Faheem scored only five runs and went wicketless in the last match.

ENG vs PAK Dream11 Prediction

England vs Pakistan 2nd ODI Dream11 Team for Small Leagues:

Wicket-Keepers:
M Rizwan

Batsmen:
B Azam (C), I Haq, D Malan

All-Rounders:
B Stokes (Vc), L Gregory, Shadab Khan

Bowlers:
C Overton, S Mahmood, Hasan Ali, H Rauf

Captain and Vice-captain choices

  • Babar Azam
  • Ben Stokes
  • Dawid Malan
  • Shaheen Afridi
  • M Rizwan

Also read: How to choose the best Captain and Vice-Captain in Dream11

We will update the final Fantasy Team on Telegram Channel.

Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.

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