Match details for ENG vs PAK Dream11 contest:
England vs Pakistan
Rose Bowl, Southampton
Preview for ENG vs Pak Dream11 contest:
Having nicked a win despite not being in contention, England will be wary of the threat Pakistan possess and will not want to get themselves into a predicament like they did in the final innings.
Pakistan will remain confident of making a comeback in this series, considering the firepower they have in their bowling attack, Shan Masood’s hundred added some confidence to their batting unit and it’ll be interesting to see what Babar Azam has up his sleeves.
Probable Playing XIs:
Rory Burns, Dom Sibley, Zak Crawley, Joe Root, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler, Chris Woakes, Dom Bess, Mark Wood, Stuart Broad, James Anderson
Shan Masood, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam, Asad Shafiq, Fawad Alam, Mohammad Rizwan, Yasie Shah, Mohammad Abbas, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Naseem Shah
Pitch analysis: Balanced
Average first innings score: 279
What to expect:
Pakistan will pose a tough challenge if they strengthen their batting lineup by including Fawad Alam.
ENG vs Pak Dream11 Teams:
Head to Head/Small league
Pick at least four bowlers in the small league as there will be plenty of assistance for the quicks.
Experiment with the captaincy options in the mega league to ensure there’s a chance for you to gain an edge.
ENG vs Pak Dream11 Top Picks
Jos Buttler: He finally is finding his feet in Test cricket and has done well in the last two Test matches against Pakistan and West Indies.
Yasir Shah: Returned with figures of 8/165 and contributed well with the bat too. He looks in prime nick as it stands.
Babar Azam: His solid run in Test cricket continued, having registered a valiant half-century in the first innings of the last game.
Chris Woakes: One of the most underrated all-rounders in the world right now, Woakes looks keen on delivering a knockout punch.
ENG vs Pak Dream11 Captain Picks
Babar Azam: He is the number one choice for captaincy in this game for small leagues and his recent form is a testament to that.
Jos Buttler: Buttler is chipping in with crucial contributions and can be experimented as the captain in mega leagues.
Yasir Shah: Having picked up 8 wickets in the last game, one can bank on Yasir Shah to pull off another strong performance.
ENG vs Pak Dream11 Budget Picks
Mohammad Rizwan: The wicket-keeper batsman proved to be a strong presence in their batting lineup and comes at just 8 credit points.
Shan Masood: He scored a hundred to remember for a lifetime in the last game and is a bargain at 8.5 credit points.
Ollie Pope: The youngster is proving to be one of the most exciting prospects in England is decent value at 8.5 credit points.
Disclaimer: The views expressed here are of the author and is not a reflection of the actual points you might earn.