England last played a T20I series against Pakistan at home, where they defeated Pakistan 2-1. England is coming into this match on the back of a couple of warm-up games, where they lost the first game to India and won the second warm-up game against New Zealand by 13 runs. England is currently placed at the top of the ICC Men’s T20I rankings.
West Indies, on the other hand last played a T20I series against Pakistan at home, where they lost the series by 0-1. West Indies played a couple of warm-ups games and lost both of them. They lost to Pakistan in the first warm-up game by 7 wickets while Afghanistan beat them by 56 runs in their second game by 56 runs. West Indies are placed at the 9th spot on the ICC Men’s T20I rankings.
Talking about their head to head record, the two sides have faced each other on 18 occasions so far in the shortest format of the game, where West Indies won 11 games while England managed to pull the rest 7 games. The last time these two sides met, England defeated the West Indies side by 8 wickets in what proved to be a one-sided encounter.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats, updates and dream11 predictions of perfect fantasy team for Match 14 of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 between England & the West Indies.
- Match: England vs West Indies, Match 14
- Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
The pitch is best suited for batting and has enough in it for the fast bowlers too. As the game progresses, the pitch is expected to become slower and will start assisting the spinners more.
ENG vs WI Probable Playing XI
England Playing XI
Eoin Morgan (C), Jos Buttler (WK), Chris Woakes/Chris Jordan, Jonny Bairstow, Mark Wood, Moeen Ali, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, David Willey, Jason Roy, Liam Livingstone.
West Indies Playing XI
Kieron Pollard (C), Nicholas Pooran (WK), Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo, Andre Russell, Lendl Simmons/Andre Fletcher, Roston Chase/Akeal Hosein, Shimron Hetmyer, Hayden Walsh Jr, Evin Lewis, Obed McCoy.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 150 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 1
- Matches Lost: 4
- No Result/Abandoned: 0
England & West Indies Last 5 Matches Stats
ENG vs WI Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (T20I Carrer)|
|Jos Buttler||1871 Runs|
|Evin Lewis||1318 Runs|
|Shimron Hetmyer||539 Runs|
|Andre Russell||716 Runs & 36 Wickets|
|Moeen Ali||437 Runs & 21 Wickets|
ENG vs WI Captaincy Picks
- Jos Buttler
- Lendl Simmons
- Roston Chase
ENG vs WI Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Jos Buttler
- Batsmen: Evin Lewis, Jason Roy, Dawid Malan
- All-Rounders: Andre Russell, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Roston Chase
- Bowlers: Chris Jordan, Obed McCoy, Hayden Walsh Jr.
- Captain: Jos Buttler
- Vice-Captain: Roston Chase
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Jos Buttler, Jonny Bairstow, Nicholas Pooran
- Batsmen: Lendl Simmons, Jason Roy, Shimron Hetmyer
- All-Rounders: Kieron Pollard, Moeen Ali
- Bowlers: Adil Rashid, Mark Wood, Hayden Walsh Jr.
- Captain: Lendl Simmons
- Vice-Captain: Jason Roy
Probable Winner Of The Match
England is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.