ENG vs IND: England will be hosting India in the fifth test match on Friday, July 1. Moreover, the game will be taking place at Edgbaston Stadium in Birmingham, England.
England are coming into this fixture after winning convincingly against New Zealand in the three match test series. They went on to beat the Kiwis by 3-0 in the test series.
The England team went on to win the first and second match by five wickets. While they won the third match by seven wickets. India are coming into this fixture after winning against Ireland.
The men in blue went on to win 2-0 against Ireland in the two match T20 series. They won the first match by seven wickets and the second match by four runs.
Jonny Bairstow went on to win the man of the series award against New Zealand. He scored 162 runs in the first inning and 71 runs in the second inning of the third test.
ENG vs IND: England vs India Head to Head Record
Both the teams have gone on to face around 130 times in the history of Test cricket. However, England have won 49 times while India have won 31 times.
Toss Prediction for ENG vs IND Match
The captain winning the toss could go for bowling first. With five days on offer, the pitch will play important role in deciding the contest. Rain could be a possibility so a par score of 250 on Day 1 will be important in the first innings. Historically the pitch has supported batters, but spin options could also come handy in the match.
Predicted scores for ENG vs IND match
The first innings score for England could be 300 runs while for India, it could be 270 runs. While the second innings score for England could be 250 while for India, it could be 210.
Who will score the most runs for England in the match?
Joe Root could go on to score the most runs for England against India. Joe Root has gone on to score 10285 runs in 120 matches.
Who will pick the most wickets for England in the match?
James Anderson could go on to pick the most wickets for England against India. James Anderson has gone on to pick 651 wickets in 171 matches.
ENG vs IND: Who will score the most runs for India in the match?
Virat Kohli could go on to score the most runs for India against England. Virat Kohli has gone on to score 8043 runs in 101 matches.
Who will pick the most wickets for India in the match?
Jasprit Bumrah could go on to pick the most wickets for India against England. Jasprit Bumrah has gone on to pick 123 wickets in 29 matches.