Road Safety World Series 2020-21, Match 9: IN-L vs EN-L Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update

Road Safety World Series 2020-21, Match 9: IN-L vs EN-L Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update

Consider picking Phil Mustard as your first-choice wicketkeeper in your Dream11 Fantasy team.

Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar
Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar. (Photo Source: Twitter)

Match Details:

The 9th match of the Road Safety World Series 2020-21 will be played between India Legends and England Legends on 9th March at Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium in Raipur.

The match is scheduled to start at 7:00 PM local time and IST and it will be streamed live on Colors Cineplex, Rishtey Cineplex, Colours Kannada Cinema, and also on Voot.

Preview:

India Legends will go one-on-one against the England Legends in the 9th match of the Road Safety World Series 2020-21 on Tuesday. This is the most anticipated match of this competition as both teams have some extraordinary cricketers in their line-up, who have achieved great things during their time.

India Legends defeated Bangladesh Legends by 10 wickets with 59 balls in their last match. Currently, they are holding the top spot in the standings with 12 points and a healthy net run rate of 1.949. Sachin Tendulkar-Virender Sehwag duo are making things look simple with their incredible batting performances.

Meanwhile, England Legends registered a comprehensive victory over wounded Bangladesh Legends by 7 wickets with 6 overs to spare on their debut game. Skipper Kevin Pietersen’s 17-ball 42 turned to be a match-winning knock for England Legends. With this win, they moved to the third spot in the standings with 4 points and an excellent net run rate of 2.707. They have got one of the best bowling attacks and it will be an interesting battle against the Indian Legends, who have an intimidating batting unit.


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IN-L vs EN-L Weather Report for Match 9:

As usual, the ideal weather conditions to play cricket in the evening in Raipur with the temperature ranging between 30 and 26 degrees Celsius and the humidity being 30 per cent. There is no chance of precipitation for this match.

Pitch Condition/Report:

By analyzing the first 3 matches played on this surface, the batsmen have struggled to get going in the first half of the game, but in the second half, the ball is coming nicely onto the bat. Bowlers should take care of their line length while defending the score. Overall, it is a balanced track.

Average first innings score:

126 (Last 3 matches played on this venue)

Record of chasing teams:

Won ­– 3, Lost – 0, Tie – 0


Injury and Availability News:

(Will be added when there is an update)

IN-L vs EN-L Today’s Probable Playing XIs:

India Legends

Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar (c), Mohammad Kaif, Yusuf Pathan, Yuvraj Singh, Naman Ojha (wk), Irfan Pathan, Vinay Kumar, Manpreet Gony, Munaf Patel, Pragyan Ojha

Bench:

Noel David, Subramaniam Badrinath

England Legends

Phil Mustard (wk), Kevin Pieterson (c), Darren Maddy, Chris Schofield, Gavin Hamilton, James Tredwell, Chris Tremlett, Ryan Sidebottom, Matthew Hoggard, Kabir Ali, Monty Panesar

Bench:

Usman Afzaal, Sajid Mahmood, Jonathan Trott, Nick Compton, Owais Shah, James Tindall


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IN-L vs EN-L Top Picks for Today’s Dream11 Match:

Virender Sehwag got off the mark in his trademark style with a first ball boundary against Bangladesh Legends. He was the player match against Bangladesh Legends for his blistering 80* runs from just 35 balls.

Sachin Tendulkar remained not out in the run-chase against Bangladesh Legends by scoring 33* runs from 26 balls and gave good company to his fellow partner Virender Sehwag.

Yuvraj Singh didn’t get the chance to bat against Bangladesh Legends but got the important wickets of Mohammad Nazimuddin and Hannan Sarkar in his 3 overs by conceding only 15 runs.

Yusuf Pathan didn’t get the opportunity to bat in the previous game, but when he eventually gets the chance, he can be a real nightmare for the bowlers as he can hit the ball a long distance and score at a brisk pace.

England Legends’ skipper Kevin Pietersen promoted himself up in the batting order and scored 42 runs from just 17 balls.

Wicketkeeper-batsman Phil Mustard too played his part at the top of the order for England Legends against Bangladesh Legends, scoring 27 runs from 16 balls.

Monty Panesar bowled really well against the Bangladesh Legends. He conceded only 15 runs in his 4 overs and got the crucial wicket of Nafees Iqbal.

Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:

Captain Options – Virender Sehwag, Kevin Pietersen, Sachin Tendulkar

Vice-Captain Options – Phil Mustard, Yusuf Pathan, Yuvraj Singh


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Suggested Playing XI No.1 for IN-L vs EN-L Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Phil Mustard (vc)

Batters – Sachin Tendulkar, Yusuf Pathan, Virender Sehwag (c), Darren Maddy, Kevin Pietersen

All-Rounders – Yuvraj Singh, James Tredwell

Bowlers – Munaf Patel, Pragyan Ojha, Monty Panesar

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for IN-L vs EN-L Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Keeper – Phil Mustard

Batters – Yusuf Pathan (vc), Virender Sehwag, Gavin Hamilton, Kevin Pietersen (c)

All-Rounders – Irfan Pathan, Yuvraj Singh

Bowlers – Vinay Kumar, Chris Schofield, Pragyan Ojha, Chris Tremlett


Expert Advice:

Consider picking Phil Mustard as your first-choice wicketkeeper in your Dream11 fantasy team, since Naman Ojha will bat in the middle-order and he might not get the chance to face many deliveries.

Today’s IN-L vs EN-L Probable Winners:

India Legends are expected to win this match.

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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.