PAK vs ENG Dream11 Team Prediction for 3rd ODI: Preview | Big changes expected?
The third ODI between Pakistan and England will be played at County Ground in Bristol. We will provide PAK vs ENG Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview and Probable Playing XI for the match.
After 1st ODI among Pakistan and England was called off due to rain, Heavy fireworks awaited in the second encounter where a total of 734 runs were amassed. Batting first, English openers Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow played brilliant knocks of 87 and 51 respectively to give a good start to the team. Jos Buttler played attacking knock of 110* runs in 55 balls and was supported by Eoin Morgan and Root to give a target of 374. All Pakistan bowlers failed miserably to restrict England. Hasan Ali, Afridi, and Yasir Shah took one scalp each.
Chasing the target, Fakhar Zaman played brilliant innings of 138 runs in 106 balls and was supported by stroke-filled fifties from Babar Azam and Asif Ali. Sarfaraz Ahmed also played handy knock of 41* runs but was ultimately left behind by 12 runs. David Willey and Liam Plunkett bowled well taking two wickets each to ensure victory for England.
England Cricket Team will be determined to continue the momentum ahead and prepare well for World Cup’19 while Pakistan will hope to bounce back and give a tough challenge to England on their home soil to level the 5-match ODI series.
When and Where:
PAK vs ENG, 3rd ODI, Pakistan tour of England, 2019.
County Ground, Bristol.
05:30 PM, 14th May 2019.
Average 1st innings score: 239
Average 2nd innings score: 210
Pitch will be highly batting friendly. The early advantage of pacers can be expected.
England vs Pakistan Head to Head record:
Matches Played: 83
Pakistan Won: 31
England Won: 50
Sarfaraz Ahmed (w/c), Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Haris Sohail, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Abid Ali, Asif Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Imad Wasim, Hasan Ali, Junaid Khan, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Hasnain, Yasir Shah.
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, Chris Jordan, Jofra Archer, David Willey, Tom Curran, Joe Denly.
Mohammad Amir is unfit and will not feature in the playing XI.
Junaid Khan is likely to get a chance in the XI in place of Yasir Shah while M Hasnain can replace Shaheen Afridi.
Shoaib Malik is also in contention to come in the playing XI.
Imam-ul-Haq and Fakhar Zaman will open the innings. Babar Azam, H Sohail/Asif Ali, Shoaib Malik, and Sarfaraz Ahmed will follow them.
Imad Wasim and Faheem Ashraf will play the role of an allrounder. Hasan Ali can also hit big shots.
Faheem Ashraf and Hasan Ali will lead the pace attack along with Junaid Khan and Shaheen Afridi/M Hasnain. Imad Wasim will be the key spinner.
As per sources, Adil Rashid, Jofra Archer, and Jos Buttler are likely to be rested tomorrow. Joe Denly will take the spot of Rashid while James Vince can replace Buttler giving wicket-keeping duties to Bairstow.
Tom Curran is also likely to return in the XI replacing Willey or Plunkett. Chris Woakes is likely to get extended run.
Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow will open the innings. Joe Root, Eoin Morgan and Ben Stokes will follow them.
Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes will play the role of an allrounder.
Chris Woakes, Tom Curran and Liam Plunkett/D Willey will lead the pace attack along with Ben Stokes. Moeen Ali and Joe Denly will handle the spin attack.
Probable Playing XI:
Both teams can rest any key player and test their bench strength ahead of World Cup.
Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Haris Sohail, Shoaib Malik, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk&c), Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Junaid Khan, Shaheen Afridi/M Hasnain.
Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), James Vince, Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali, Joe Denly, Chris Woakes, Tom Curran, Liam Plunkett/David Willey.
PAK vs ENG Dream11 Team Prediction:
S Ahmed (wk)
Imam ul Haq
Babar Azam (Vc)
J Bairstow (C)
Junaid Khan/S Afridi
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C and VC Choices: J Bairstow, J Root, Fakhar, Babar Azam, E Morgan, Imam ul Haq, Moeen Ali, Hasan Ali.
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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.