ENG vs WI Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview | World Cup 2019 | A Russell declared fit
England and West Indies will face-off in the 19th match of World Cup 2019 at The Rose Bowl in Southampton. We will provide ENG vs WI Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview and Probable Playing XI for the match.
Hosts and favourites England are fourth on the points table with two wins and one loss. After losing to Pakistan, England bounced back strongly to defeat Bangladesh by 106 runs. The onus will be on in-form England batsmen to lead the batting attack and destroy the opponent with the lethal pace of Jofra Archer, Mark Wood, Liam Plunkett and Chris Woakes. They will hope to continue the momentum and defeat inspiring West Indies team.
In the last match, They defeated Bangladesh by 106 runs. Batting first, Jason Roy scored a top-notch Knock of 153 runs in 121 balls and was supported by Jonny Bairstow and Eoin Morgan. Moreover, Jos Buttler also scored attacking 64 runs to give a target of 387. Defending the target, Jofra Archer and Ben Stokes took brilliant three-wicket hauls while Mark Wood took two scalps to comfortably defend the target.
Underdogs of World Cup 2019 West Indies have emerged as a top side because of their lethal pace attack and attacking batsmen. After destroying Pakistan, They gave a tough challenge to the mighty Australian team but ultimately lost by a small margin. Their last match against South Africa was abandoned by rain. However, In the seven overs of play, Sheldon Cottrell took two early scalps before rain spoiled the party. Windies pace attack led by Oshane Thomas, Russell, Cottrell, Holder and Brathwaite can create trouble for any batting line-up and will hope to put a similar effort against England team.
They lost their last completed match to Australia by 15 runs. Bowling first, Windies pace attack once again destroyed opponent batting order but some late recovery led Aussie to a total of 288. Carlos Brathwaite took three-wicket haul while Oshane Thomas, Cottrell and Russell took two scalps each for the team. In the chase, Shai Hope played a crucial knock of 68 runs and was supported by Gayle and Pooran. Skipper Jason Holder scored a brilliant half-century but could not lead his team to victory and was left behind by 15 runs.
A good contest can be expected between both teams.
When and Where:
ENG vs WI, 19th Match, ICC World Cup 2019.
The Rose Bowl, Southampton.
03:00 PM, 14th June 2019.
Average 1st innings score: 262
Average 2nd innings score: 213
Pitch will provide assistance to pacers in initial overs and then support batsmen.
Rain is forecasted to disturb match proceedings.
Eoin Morgan (c), Jos Buttler (wk), Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood, James Vince, Jofra Archer, Tom Curran, L Dawson.
Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Fabian Allen, Andre Russell, Carlos Brathwaite, Jason Holder (C), Nicholas Pooran, Shai Hope (wk), Ashley Nurse, Kemar Roach, Oshane Thomas, Shannon Gabriel, Sheldon Cottrell.
Moeen Ali did not feature in the last match due to paternal leave and is likely to return tomorrow.
Jos Buttler has also recovered well from injury and is likely to play tomorrow.
Mark Wood will have to pass a fitness test to play tomorrow as he is suffering from some ankle issue.
Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow will open the innings. Joe Root, Eoin Morgan, Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler will follow them.
Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes will play the role of an allrounder.
Adil Rashid will be the key spinner while C Woakes and Jofra Archer will lead the pace attack of the team along with Ben Stokes and L Plunkett.
Andre Russell did not play the last match due to injury and has been declared fit for tomorrow. Ashley Nurse can also be slight risky in case of overcast conditions.
Anyone among Darren Bravo or Evin Lewis can play.
Chris Gayle and Shai Hope can open the innings. E Lewis/Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran and S Hetmyer will follow them.
Jason Holder, Andre Russell and Carlos Brathwaite will play the role of an allrounder. Ashley Nurse can also be handy with the bat.
Jason Holder, Andre Russell, Oshane Thomas, Sheldon Cottrell and Carlos Brathwaite will lead the pace attack of the team while Ashley Nurse will be the key spinner.
Probable Playing XI:
Jonny Bairstow, Jason Roy, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (C), Jos Buttler (wk), Ben Stokes, J Archer, Chris Woakes, L Plunkett, Adil Rashid, M Wood/Moeen Ali.
Chris Gayle, Shai Hope (wk), E Lewis/Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder (c), Andre Russell, Carlos Brathwaite, Ashley Nurse/Kemar Roach, Oshane Thomas, S Cottrell.
Key Players for WI vs ENG Dream11 Team:
Primary Options: Jonny Bairstow, Shai Hope and Jos Buttler.
Jonny Bairstow is one of the most consistent England batsmen and has scored 0, 32, 51 in three matches. He can score a big knock tomorrow if he survives early pace attack. He may not keep wicket-keeping duties in presence of Jos Buttler.
Shai Hope has performed exceedingly well for West Indies and is the leading run-getter in ODI from past one year. He has scored 11, 68 in two matches.
Jos Buttler is in attacking form and can change the course of the match in few overs. He scored 103 runs in just 76 balls against Pakistan.
Other Options: Nicholas Pooran.
Nicholas Pooran is a very destructive batsman and has performed well for Windies till now in WC’19. He has scored 74 runs in two matches at an attacking strike rate. He is a good option for ENG vs WI Dream11 Grand League Team.
Batsmen’s for WI vs ENG Dream11 Team:
Primary Options: Joe Root, Jason Roy, Chris Gayle, Eoin Morgan and S Hetmyer.
Joe Root is the key batsman for England and can also play spin well unlike other English players. He has scores of 51,107 and 21 in three encounters.
Jason Roy is in destructive form and can play big knocks at a healthy strike rate. He has also contributed well in WC’19 with scores of 54, 8 and 153.
Chris Gayle is one of the most attacking players in world cricket and is in good form recently. His big innings are due and may finally score tomorrow. He has scores of 50, 21 in two matches.
Skipper Eoin Morgan has performed well from past one year and is in good form. He scored 57, 9 and 35 in three matches.
Shimron Hetmyer is very attacking batsmen and can play big innings on flat tracks of England. However, His recent form is not so good and is yet to fire in WC’19.
Other Options: Darren Bravo
Darren Bravo can be risky tomorrow and can be replaced by Evin Lewis. Also, His recent form is very bad. However, He can be a good grand league pick.
All-rounders for WI vs ENG Dream11 Team:
Primary Options: Jason Holder, Ben Stokes and Andre Russell.
Jason Holder has performed well with the bat as well as the ball in recent times and will be crucial for West Indies. He has taken four scalps in two matches and has also scored 51 runs.
Ben Stokes has also been in excellent form in WC’19 scoring more than 100+ runs in three matches and has also taken five scalps.
Andre Russell is in the lethal form with the bat from IPL’19 and has also shown his lethal pace in WC’19 taking. He has been declared fit and is likely to play tomorrow. He has taken four scalps in eleven overs he bowled till now.
Other Options: Moeen Ali and Carlos Brathwaite.
Moeen Ali is expected to play tomorrow and can be effective with the bat as well as the ball. He took three wicket-haul against Pakistan.
Carlos Brathwaite can play quick cameos if required and can also chip in with wickets in death overs. He has taken four scalps in two matches.
Primary Options: Jofra Archer, Chris Woakes, Oshane Thomas, Sheldon Cottrell, Liam Plunkett and Mark Wood.
Jofra Archer is in lethal form and is troubling every batsman with his pace. He has taken two three-wicket hauls in three matches.
Chris Woakes is creating a challenge for batsmen with his swing and has taken three wickets yet. He has also performed well with the bat in limited chances.
Oshane Thomas is also in lethal form and bowls at a quick pace. He has taken 4, 2 wickets in two matches.
Sheldon Cottrell has been excellent with the new ball and is taking early scalps for his team. He has taken five scalps in three encounters.
Liam Plunkett has regained his form in WC’19 taking three scalps in two encounters. He can also be handy with the bat.
Mark Wood bowls at a quick pace and can demolish any batting line-up on his day. He has taken four wickets in two matches but can be risky tomorrow due to an ankle injury.
Other Options: Kemar Roach, Ashley Nurse, Adil Rashid.
Kemar Roach can destroy any batting attack if pitch suits him. Overcast conditions can further favour him.
Ashley Nurse will lead the spin attack of the West Indies. He can also play attacking cameo with the bat.
Leg-spinner Adil Rashid is in poor form after returning from injury but has the ability to change the course of the match. He can be a good grand league pick if plays.
ENG vs WI Dream11 Team Prediction:
J Bairstow(wk) (C)
Jason Roy (Vc)
C Gayle/A Russell
Captain and Vc Choices for Dream11 Team:
Joe Root, J Bairstow, Shai Hope, Jason Roy, Jason Holder, Andre Russell, Chris Gayle and Ben Stokes.
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.