- India-England teams have faced each other in T20 matches 19 times
- Indian team has won 10 T20 matches against England
- Both the teams have clashed 3 times in the T20 World Cup.
Virat Kohli-led Indian cricket team and Eoin Morgan-led England team will face each other on Monday (October 18) in the warm-up match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. India has the upper hand in statistics.
Both the teams have already qualified for the Super 12 round, being in the top 8 of the ICC T20 rankings. The Super 12 round will start from 23rd October. On this day, England will take on the defending champions Windies, while the Indian team will start its campaign in the T20 World Cup 2021 against arch-rivals Pakistan on October 24.
In the knockout, both the teams can be face to face again
Before this, the teams of India and England will assess their preparations through the practice match. Both the teams have been placed in separate groups in the Super 12. If both are successful in reaching the knockouts, then both of them can face each other again.
India is placed in Group B along with Pakistan
India have been clubbed with Pakistan, New Zealand and Afghanistan in Super 12 Round Grub B, while England are placed in Super 12 Group A along with South Africa, Australia and Windies. From the qualifying round, two teams will join the Super 12 group.
Will be broadcast on Star Sports Network
The warm-up match between India and England will be played in Dubai. Its live telecast will be on Star Sports network while you can watch live streaming on Disney Hotstar. The match will be played from 7:30 pm.
India and England teams clashed in February-March 2021
The teams of India and England met face to face in February-March this year. The England team came to India to play 4 Tests, 3 ODIs and 5 T20 matches. The Indian team defeated the visiting England in the home series 3-2 in the T20 series. All the matches in this series were played at the same venue. All the matches under the Covid-19 protocol were held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Team India won 10 out of 19
The teams of India and England have met a total of 19 times in T20 so far. Team India has won 10 matches while England has won 9 matches. The two teams met for the first time in T20 at the 2007 ICC T20 World Cup in Durban. India won this match by 18 runs. In this match, Indian star all-rounder Yuvraj Singh hit 6 sixes in an over of pacer Stuart Broad.
When did India and England face each other in T20 World Cup?
India and England have faced each other thrice in the T20 World Cup. Team India has won 3 while England has won one match. After the 2007 World Cup, both the teams clashed in the 2009 T20 World Cup where England defeated India by 3 runs. After this, India defeated England by 90 runs in the 2012 T20 World Cup. Harbhajan Singh was adjudged man of the match in this match.
India : Virat Kohli (capt), Rohit Sharma (vice captain), Ravichandran Ashwin, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Varun Chakraborty, Ravindra Jadeja, Ishan Kishan (wk), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rishabh Pant (wk), Shardul Thakur, KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya, Mohammed Shami, Suryakumar Yadav.
Standbys: Deepak Chahar, Shreyas Iyer, Axar Patel.
Eoin Morgan (c), Jos Buttler (vc, wk), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Sam Billings (wk), Tom Curran, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, David Malan, Tymal Mills, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy , David Wiley, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood.
Standbys: Rick Topley, Liam Dawson and James Vince.