Excitement builds as the India-W vs England-W 1st T20I kicks off at Wankhede Stadium on December 6 at 7 PM IST, marking the start of a thrilling three-match series.
India-W vs England-W 1st T20I Match Preview
As India Women gear up to face England Women in the upcoming T20I, both squads boast formidable lineups, setting the stage for an intense battle at Wankhede Stadium. The Indian contingent, led by Harmanpreet Kaur, features power hitters like Jemimah Rodrigues and Shafali Verma, complemented by the all-round abilities of Deepti Sharma. With an array of talents including Richa Ghosh and Pooja Vastrakar, India aim to overcome the challenge posed by England’s seasoned squad.
England, under the captaincy of Heather Knight, presents a well-rounded team with the explosive Danni Wyatt and consistent performers like Natalie Sciver-Brunt. The inclusion of youngsters like Alice Capsey and Freya Kemp adds depth to their lineup. The clash promises an exciting battle, with both teams showcasing a mix of experience and emerging talent.
In their T20I history, India and England have crossed paths 27 times, with India securing victory in only 7 encounters, two of which occurred in their last five meetings. England, dominant with 20 wins, enter the series with a statistical advantage. As the teams renew their rivalry, the contest not only reflects their current form but also serves as a platform for India to reshape their T20I narrative against a historically strong English side.
India-W vs England-W 1st T20I Weather Report
Expect a mild evening for the India Women vs England Women T20I, with temperatures hovering around 28°C and humidity at 60%.
India-W vs England-W 1st T20I Pitch Report
The Wankhede Stadium pitch promises a batting-friendly surface with a good bounce, favouring stroke play. Both pacers and spinners might find some assistance in the match.
India-W vs England-W 1st T20I Predicted XI
India: Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana, Amanjot Kaur, Deepti Sharma, Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Kanika Ahuja, Pooja Vastrakar, Shreyanka Patil, Richa Ghosh (wk), Yastika Bhatia (wk)
England: Danni Wyatt, Heather Knight (c), Maia Bouchier, Sophia Dunkley, Alice Capsey, Danielle Gibson, Natalie Sciver-Brunt, Sophie Ecclestone, Amy Jones (wk), Bess Heath (wk), Sarah Glenn
Dream11 Team for India-W vs England-W 1st T20I
Captain: Harmanpreet Kaur
Wicketkeeper: Amy Jones
Batters: Nat Sciver-Brunt, Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana
Bowlers: Sarah Glenn, Sophie Ecclestone, Pooja Vastrakar, Renuka Singh
All-rounders: Deepti Sharma, Alice Capsey
Where to Watch India-W vs England-W 1st T20I?
|Where to Watch in India
|Where to Watch in the UK
|Live Streaming: Jio Cinema, FanCode app, and website
|Live Telecast: Sky Sports
|Live Telecast: Sports18 Network
|Live Streaming: SKY GO app