Wait is over for all cricket lovers as the most awaiting cricket event ICC T20 World Cup 2021 is scheduled to be started from 17th October and will continue until 14th November 2021 in UAE and Oman. Top 16 T20 teams from all around the world will appear in this event whereas West Indies are the defending champions of T20 World Cup.
England will also compete in ICC T20 World Cup 2021. No doubt their appearance is real threat for all other emerging sides of this tournament. As England are among the most dangerous T20 sides of the cricket world.
Australia, South Africa, West Indies are other teams apart from England in Group 1 of ICC T20 World Cup 2021. England needs to win at least three matches in order to qualify for the Knockout stage of this thrilling tournament.
Well England is going to mark their 7th consecutive appearance in T20 World Cup. No doubt this side maintains very impressive playing record in this event. England has won T20 World Cup Champions Title back in 2010. However in T20 World Cup 2016, England had reached Finals by lost against West Indies by 4 wickets.
England Cricket Board has also announced their probable playing squad for ICC T20 World Cup 2021. The initial playing squad for England looks pretty strong and balanced. However Final Playing 11 will be revealed before the start of each match.
Here is the England Team Squad for ICC T20 World Cup 2021.
|7||Liam Livingstone||All Rounder|
|10||Adil Rashid||All Rounder|
|13||David Willey||All Rounder|
|14||Chris Woakes||All Rounder|
Eoin Morgan, Moeen Ali, Jonathan Bairstow, Sam Billings, Jos Buttler, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Tymal Mills, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood.
The ballistic T20 batsman Eoin Morgan is the captain of England for ICC T20 World Cup 2021. No doubt English board has made very wise decision. Morgan holds lots of experience in T20 format and England will perform out of pressure under his captaincy.
Batting Line Up
England have lots of option while choosing their best opening pair. They have number of experienced and young batsman who can play big shots and suitable for shorter format of game. However Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, and Dawid Malan, are on priority list from selection committee during this event.
The middle order batting unit of England involves some hard hitters like Eoin Morgan, Jos Buttler, Liam Livingstone, Sam Billings and Sam Curran. All these names have good powerful hitting skills especially in T20 format.
Bowling Line Up
So, the spin attack of England looks pretty strong. As, Moeen Ali and Adil Rasheed are top notch spinners in this squad. England will hopefully select Moeen Ali and Adil Rasheed as both these spinners can bat as well.
The main power of English side lies in their pace attack. They have some brilliant young pacers in their playing squad Chris Jordan, Chris Woakes and Mark Wood are best pace attackers in this team.
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