England (ENG) & India (IND) will begin their 4th test at the Kennington Oval, London, England. It will be played on 2nd September at 3.30 PM IST. Both the teams have won one match each & the series is level right now.
ENG vs IND: India tour of England: Preview
England had a brilliant win their last contest against the visitors. The bowlers put in splendid performance to help England register a comprehensive win in the third game of the series. The home side might rest either James Anderson or Ollie Robinson for this fourth Test. Pacer Mark Wood has fully recovered from shoulder injury and will be available for selection.
For India, it will be another opportunity to make amends for their mistakes made in the previous Test. Experienced players like Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane have to come to the party with the bat in this contest. The home side might two changes to their playing XI by bringing in Hanuma Vihari, Umesh Yadav and Ravi Ashwin and in place of Ajinkya Rahane, Ishant Sharma and Mohammad Shami.
ENG vs IND: 4th Test: Weather Report
We will see clouds hover around with the start of the day being played in overcast conditions. The skies will clear out during the course of the game before the sun comes up beating down on the pitch. Rains are expected on the 4th & the 5th day of the match.
ENG vs IND: 4th Test: Pitch Report
The surface is expected to be good for bating with some assistance for bowlers with the new-ball.
ENG vs IND: 4th Test: Probable Playing XI
England: Joe Root (captain), Jonny Bairstow (wk), Dawid Malan, Haseeb Hameed, Rory Burns, Ollie Pope, Chris Woakes, Moeen Ali, Sam Billings, James Anderson/Chris Woakes, Jack Leach.
India: Virat Kohli (captain), KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant (wk), Cheteshwar Pujara, Rohit Sharma, Hanuma Vihari, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammad Siraj, Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav
ENG vs IND: 4th Test: Dream11 Team Prediction
Dream11 Team: Joe Root (captain), Jonny Bairstow, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rohit Sharma, Rory Burns, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Chris Woakes, Jack Leach, Mohammad Siraj, Jasprit Bumrah
ENG vs IND: Result of Last 5 Test matches
England: Draw/L/No Result/L/W
India: W/L/No Result/W/L
ENG vs IND: 4th Test: Live Score: www.cricbuzz.com
ENG vs IND: 4th Test: Match Prediction
Host England will be favorites to win the fourth Test against India. With likes of Joe Root, Ollie Robinson and Rory Burns in splendid form, England will be hoping to deliver another pitch-perfect performance in this fixture. On the other hand, India will need to overcome their batting woes to get a positive result out of this game. Looking at the failure of India’s middle order, England is expected to win the fixture & take a lead.