England will bowl first.

West Indies (Playing XI): Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Shai Hope(w), Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder(c), Andre Russell, Carlos Brathwaite, Sheldon Cottrell, Shannon Gabriel, Oshane Thomas

England (Playing XI): Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan(c), Jos Buttler(w), Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood

Dream11 Team:.

  • N Pooran
  • S Hop
  • J Bairstow
  • C Gayle
  • J Root(vc)
  • J Roy(c)
  • J Holder
  • B Stokes/C Woakes
  • O Thomas
  • M Wood
  • J Archer


Rain is forecasted during this game also.

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SQUAD:Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran(w), Ashley Nurse, Andre Russell, Jason Holder(c), Carlos Brathwaite, Shai Hope, Fabian Allen, Kemar Roach, Oshane Thomas, Shannon Gabriel, Sheldon Cottrell

  • West Indies destroyed Pakistan in first match by pace and bounce and they almost did the same against Australia.
  • Their last match get washed out.
  • A Russell is declared fit and is set to play this match.
  • E Lewis’s fitness condition is still not known . If he gets fit then Darren bravo will make way for him.
  • Universe Boss C Gayle and E Lewis(risky) are expected to open the inning while S Hope   will bat at 1 down.S Hope is very classical and technically strong batsman while C Gayle and E Lewis are attacking batsman.S Hope is in terrific form in international arena, he played innings of 170,109 and 87 in last series  and also scored century in last warm up  match while E Lewis scored half century in last 2 warm up matches.
  • S Hope scored 68 in 2nd last match.
  • C Gayle smashed two magnificent centuries in four innings against England in last series, scoring 424 runs at an average of 106 to walk away with the Man-of-the-Series award, he was in terrific form in IPL also.He scored 50 runs in 3rd last match.
  •  N Pooran is expected to bat next. He is very talented and attacking batsman. He scored attacking  40 in last inning.
  • Talented S Hetmyer will bat next.He is very attacking and technically strong batsman. He was in very good form just before IPL. He can change the scenario of match in few balls.
  • Jason Holder,A Russell and C Brathwaite will do late hitting duty .All are very attacking batsman.Holder was in terrific form with bat in RLODC and has scored a half century in last warmup and in last inning also.
  • A Russell was at his attacking best in IPL. Team will hope same kind of form from him.
  • Even A Nurse is decent hitter of ball.
  • J Holder, O Thomas and A Russell  will lead the pace attack of the team while   S Cottrell and C Brathwaite will assist them. Thomas and Russell  are known for their pace while Cottrell and Holder have good variation and swing.Russell and Thomas bowled with good  pace in both matches.
  • Thomas was in good form in IPL and he also bowled well in last series against England also.He took 6  wickets in first 2 matches.
  • Both Russell and Holder took 4 wickets each till now while S Cottrell  took 5 wickets till now.
  • C Brathwaite took 3 wickets in 2nd  last match.You can take him for credit adjustment.
  • A Nurse will lead the spin attack .He is an average bowler.


SQUAD:Eoin Morgan (c), Jos Buttler (wk), Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood, James Vince, Chris Jordan, Jofra Archer, Tom Curran, L Dawson

  • England is no.1 team in ICC ranking and their current form is unbelievable.They are playing fearless cricket at this time.
  • They won against Bangladesh with sheer dominance.
  • M Wood is doubtful for this match due to ankle injury. E Morgan said he will have fitness test in the morning, if he fails the test then he will not play.
  • Jos Buttler is declared fit while Moeen Ali is also expected to play as per coach however Morgan said playing of Moeen will depend upon weather and pitch condition.If Moeen plays and Wood also passes the fitness test then most probably Woakes will make way for Moeen.
  • J Roy will open the inning along with J Bairstow.  Both Roy and J Bairstow are in prime form and are  very attacking batsman. Roy has scored magnificient 153,87 , 76 , 114 and 54   runs in his  4 of last 6 international ODI innings while Bairstow is looking at his attacking best.Roy played a breathtaking knock of 153 in last match.
  • Bairstow’s last 7 innings includes good scores of -51,80,51 and 128 .
  • Ever reliable Joe Root will bat at 1 down. He is technically strong batsman and is a consistent performer .Joe Root is one of the best batsman of this format, he will be key for England in the middle overs.He  scored 51 and 107 in first 2 matches .
  • Eoin Morgan will bat next. He is very talented and technically strong batsman. He is in form of his life at this moment. He is averaging 65 in this year, he also scored half century in 1st match.
  • Ben Stokes will do the all round duty for England.He is very talented batsman but his recent form is not so much good.He has played a very matured inning of 89 in first match , he took 3 wickets in last match.
  • Jos Buttler is expected to bat next. He is very attacking batsman and is looking at his attacking best.He scored attacking century in  2nd last  and attacking half century in last match.He can be promoted any time for big hitting.
  • Moeen Ali(risky),C Woakes(risky) and J Archer will do late hitting duty. Moeen is very attacking batsman and was in good form in IPL while C Woakes is a technically strong batsman.
  • J Archer and L Plunkett can also play big shots.
  • Adil Rashid and Moeen Ali(risky) will lead the spin attack of the team . Moeen is an off spinner and generally bowl well while Adil Rashid is a leg spinner and is their best spinner.Adil Rashid is a wicket taking bowler but his form is not looking good from Pakistan series.
  • Moeen took 3 wickets in his last match.
  • Jofra Archer,L Plunkett,C Woakes(risky) and M Wood(risky) will lead the pace attack of the team  while B Stokes will assist them. Archer showed his talent by bowling a brilliant spell in first match, he is a very rare talent and is known for his pace ,bounce and yorkers.He took 3  wickets haul in  in first and in last match.
  • L Plunkett,M Wood and Archer known for their pace.L Plunkett has good ability of taking wickets in middle overs.Plunkett took 4 wicket haul in his 3rd last and took 3 wickets in last 2 matches.
  • C Woakes has also good pace and he can swing the ball also.He has taken 12 wickets in his last 4 ODI appearance.He took 3 wicket haul in 2nd last match but the main problem is he is leaking lot of runs at this time.

Pitch Condition:

Rose Bowl,Southampton,

Pitch is expected to be batting friendly.

In the last five completed ODIs at the ground, the average first-innings score is 311 just before previous game , with the team batting first winning three of those matches. The average for fast bowlers has been 58.4, with an economy rate of 6.4, while the spinners average 60.1 with an economy of 6.0.

As per reports Pitch that going to be used produced 734 runs a month ago in Pak-England clash.


Jonny Bairstow, J Roy, Joe Root,E Morgan,Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes,Adil Rashid, L Plunkett ,Jofra Archer,Chris Woakes/M Wood/Moeen Ali(any 2)

Note : M Wood is confirmed to play if he passes the fitness test.


Chris Gayle, E Lewis/D Bravo, Shai Hope, N Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer,A Russell, Jason Holder, Carlos Brathwaite, Ashley Nurse,Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas


Fantasy Tips:

  • In wicket keeper all of  Jos Buttler,Shai Hope,N Pooran and J Bairstow are good . A per recent form Buttler,Bairstow and Shai Hope will be better option.You can go with any one or all the 3 according to your credit.
  • On other fantasy sites S Hope will be little better option.
  • Try to cover all important batsman on this wicket.
  • Try to rotate C and VC between all batsmans+ wicketkeeper + Ben Stokes+ A Russell in grand leagues.
  • England will have slight upper hand over West Indies.
  • Try to cover more bowlers of England.



  • Default picks are must have players. If credit allows then go with them.
  • Other options consist players which you can use if you do not have sufficient credit.
  • Grand League Pick: Try them in one of your teams in grand league .


  • In wicket keeper all of  Jos Buttler,Shai Hope,N Pooran and J Bairstow are good . A per recent form Buttler,Bairstow and Shai Hope will be better option.You can go with any one or all the 3 according to your credit.
  • On other fantasy sites S Hope will be little better option.


Defautl Pick:

  • J Root ( technically strong batsman+ consistent performer,rated as one of the best batsman in world cricket)
  • J Roy(very attacking batsman+ looking in terrific form))
  • E Morgan ( very talented batsman and technically strong batsman+ is in terrific form from last 3 series)

Other options:

  • S Hetmyer( very technical batsman and attacking batsman+ failed in both the matches)
  • E Lewis(risky,very attacking batsman + generally play well on batting wickets)

Only Grand League Pick:

  • D Bravo


Default Pick:

  • B Stokes( attacking batsman+ good pace bowler,can play important role but is not in good form)
  • A Russell(one of the best hitters of ball and is in good form+ bowling with good pace, took 4 wickets in last  2 matches)
  • J Holder( very attacking batsman+ good bowler, relies on swing and is in good form)

Other Option:

  • Moeen Ali ( attacking batsman +good spin bowler )


Default Pick:

  • J Archer( very good fast bowlers, known for his yorkers and variations+ handy batsman )
  • M Wood ( risky,wicket taking bowler and has good pace and reverse wing, bowls in death)
  • O Thomas(good pace bowler known for his pace and bounce, is in good form)
  • C Woakes( technically strong batsman+ wicket taking bowler known for his swing) ( Risky,take him in your team if he plays)
  • S Cottrell( good pace bowler+ wicket taking bowler)

Other Option:

  • A Rashid(Good leg spinner but has not taken lost of wickets from last series)
  • L Plunkett( can bat+ good pace  bowler, known for his wicket taking ability in middle overs)


  • Chris Gayle,(21,50,36,28,14,)
  • E Lewis,(1,50,50,1,15,)
  • Shai Hope,(68,11,101,0,21,)
  • Shimron Hetmyer,(21,7,27,11,75,)
  • A Russell,(15,54,5,0,24,),(41/2,4/2,18/0,17/0,34/0,)
  • Jason Holder,(51,47,62,36,4,),(28/1,42/3,47/0,29/0/43/1,)
  • S Cottrell( 18/2,56/2,18/1,16/1,27/0)
  • Oshane Thomas,(63/2,27/4,66/1,16/0,34/1,)


  • J Bairstow(128,51,0,32,51)
  • Jason Roy(76,87,54,8,153)
  • Joe Root,(36,43,57,107,21)
  • Jos Buttler(110,23,18,103,64)
  • E Morgan(71*,57*,9,35)
  • J Archer(29/2,40/1/,27/3,79/0,29/3)
  • C Woakes(42/1,19/0,24/0,71/3,67/0)
  • B Stokes (71,37,89,13,6),(28/0,22/0,12/2,43/0,23/3)
  • Wood(19/1,71/2,9/3,55/2,52/2)

Choices Of Captain:

  • C Gayle
  • S Hope
  • J Holder
  • A Russell
  • J Root
  • J Buutler
  • B Stokes
  • J Bairstow
  • J Roy


Dream11 Team:.

  • N Pooran
  • S Hope(vc)
  • J Bairstow
  • C Gayle
  • J Root
  • J Roy(c)
  • J Holder
  • B Stokes
  • O Thomas
  • L Plunkett
  • J Archer


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