PAK v ENG 7th T20i Prediction 02 Oct 2022
Cricket is one of the most thrilling games in the world and when teams like Pakistan and England clash for supremacy, it always ends up in an unexpected end. With a draw of 6-6 each, Pakistan and England will now clash in the seventh and the last game of the T20 international series.
- Pakistan displayed their dominance in the batting department in the 6th T20
- For England, Sam Curran, Phil Salt and David Willey did a good job for the team
- For Pakistan, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan and Iftikhar Ahmed gave some brilliant performances in the previous matches against England.
PAK v ENG – 7th T20i – Venue Details
Venue: Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Date: 2nd October 2022
Time: 8.00 PM (IST)
PAK v ENG – 7th T20i – Team Previews
Pakistan came to the ground with some major absentees in the team. Mohammad Rizwan and Haris Rauf were not part of the last game and Pakistan already looked like a weak team as compared to the visitors. Pakistan will be eyeing a series win as their two primary players are back in the playing XI.
PCB and its selection committee would have noticed the weak performances of Shan Masood, Haider Ali and Asif Ali. The trio was a complete failure for the team. Skipper Babar Azam played some brilliant knocks and turned out to be the highest scorer in the team. The primary concern for Pakistan will be their middle-order batting which was a weak link in the last game.
In the bowling department, Pakistan looked completely lost and had no idea how to stop the English batsmen. Dahani and Jamal were the two weak links in the bowling section of Pakistan and the team will have to make some tough decisions to not repeat their last bowling performance.
England displayed a very calm and calculative approach in the last game. Whale chasing, the English batsmen understood the Pakistani bowlers and target their every loose ball. This win will definitely boost their confidence and now the English team will eye to winning the series.
At the right time, Phil Salt bounced back with his performance and scored 88 runs in 41 balls at a strike rate of 214.63. The team management will be happy to see the same. To support Salt, Malan, Duckett, and Hales contributed equally to score a win for the team.
England won the toss and decided to bowl first. However, the decision was not working in favour of the team at the beginning of the match. It was in the third over, the English bowler started to take the charge and completely destroyed the batting lineup of Pakistan.
PAK v ENG – 7th T20i – Probable Playing XI
Pakistan: Babar Azam (captain), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Haider Ali, Shan Masood, Iftikhar Ahmed, Asif Ali, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Hasnain, Shahnawaz Dahani, Haris Rauf.
England: Alex Hales, Ben Duckett, Dawid Malan, Philip Salt (wk), Harry Brook, Moeen Ali (c), Sam Curran, David Willey, Adil Rashid, Reece Topley, Richard Gleeson
PAK v ENG – 7th T20i – Toss Prediction & Pitch Report
Gaddafi Stadium is known to support the quick bowlers. The pace attack of the first team bowling will get the benefit of the pitch and the new ball. In these conditions, the chase becomes easier and hence the toss-winning team should choose to bowl first.
PAK vs ENG – 7th T20i – Match Prediction
The series between Pakistan and England has reached its end and it is currently levelled at 3-3. Both the teams have done a good job during the tournament and now in the final game, both the teams will try to win the series. Looking at the last few performances, the home team has more odds to win the game.