Pakistan vs England T20 Series: Here’s what you need to know

Pakistan vs England T20 Series: Here’s what you need to know
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Pakistani fans are disheartened to see their team being thrashed by the English B side. Now the horrors of the ODI series are still haunting, the T20 series time is here. On top of that, England’s main players have returned to the squad. To remove the stain of humiliation of the ODI series defeat, Pakistan is looking to win T20 matches. We here at NaeTaze will keep you updated about this Pakistan vs England T20 Series which is expected to be thrilling. So, Be sure to keep visiting NaeTaze for updates.

Eoin Morgan returns after spending ten days in self-isolation due to a covid outbreak in the English camp. Not only him, but the whole squad was also in quarantine to prevent further surge. Now, The Returning captain Morgan is looking forward to building more depth in the T20 squad after the ODI series win. Other experienced players returning with him are Jos Butler, Jason Roy, Moeen Ali, and Jonny Bairstow.

  • After 10 days in isolation, England Cricket Board (ECB) conducted covid tests and thankfully all 18 covid tests came negative for the T20 series.

Squads for Pakistan vs England T20 series:

The squads of both teams are:

England’s Squad:

9 experienced players who were part of the original ODI squad are making their return.

Squad: Eoin Morgan (Captain), Jonny Bairstow, Jos Butler, Jason Roy, Tom Curran, Tom Banton, Moeen Ali, Jake Ball, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Saqib Mehmood, Lewis Gregory, Parkinson, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, and David Willey.

Chris Woakes, Sam Curran, Mark Wood have been given rest. Ben Stokes, who captained the ODI team, is not fit for the T20 series. He fractured his finger during the IPL 2021 and hasn’t fully recovered since. These Players have been rested as the Test series against India is coming up. This series will begin on 4 August.

Pakistani Squad:

Squad: Babar Azam (Captain), Shadab Khan (Vice-Captain), Mohammad Hafeez, Fakhar Zaman, Azam Khan. Faheem Ashraf, Arshad Iqbal, Haider Ali, Hassan Ali, Haris Rauf, Imad Waseem, Muhammad Waseem Jr, Mohammad Hassnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Usman Qadir, Mohammad Rizwan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shaheen Shah Afridi. And Sharjeel Khan.

In a press conference, Regarding the question about Ben Stokes, Eoin Morgan said, “We have given Ben every chance to be fit quickly.” He then goes on to further add that, “Ben Stokes has not been playing cricket much lately. That is why He has had some R&R at home and is feeling considerably fresh. But the finger has not come along like he and Medical Team would have wanted.”

Eoin Morgan will lead England Team in T20s Against Pakistan.
Eoin Morgan will lead England Team in T20s Against Pakistan.

Moreover, Eoin Morgan praised England’s bench strength in white-ball cricket. He said that team management is further experimenting with some players like Saqib Mehmood, Lewis Gregory, and Parkinson. He added that these players can prove to be a good backup if any injury occurs before the T20 World cup in UAE and Oman.

Saqib Mehmood was the Player of the series and as a reward a part of the T20 series. Mehmood took 9 wickets with a 13.3 bowling average. He gave credit to his fearless approach. He said that I had 3 or even 4 slips which show how fearless I was. Furthermore, Gregory has also shown the potential to be a good All-rounder. He scored 40 and 77 in two matches and took 4 wickets. Parkinson also took 5 wickets in the ODI series. So, These players can be a good backup if any injury occurs.

England vs Pakistan First T20:

The first T20 details are:
Date: 16 July 2021

Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Channel: Sky Sports, PTV.

Weather: Sunny

Time of first T20:

In England, T20 Match will start at 6:30 BST
In Pakistan, T20 Match will start at 10:30 IST

England vs Pakistan Second T20:

Date: 18 July 2021

Venue: Headingley Leads, Leeds.

Channel: Sky Sports, PTV.

Weather: Cloudy

Time of second T20:

In England, T20 Match will start at 02:30 BST
In Pakistan, T20 Match will start at 06:30 IST

England vs Pakistan 3rd T20:

Date: 20 July 2021

Venue: Old Trafford, Manchester, Manchester.

Channel: PTV, Sky Sports.

Weather: Sunny

Time of third T20:

In England, T20 Match will start at 6:30 BST
In Pakistan, T20 Match will start at 10:30 IST

Head to Head: England and Pakistan in T20s:

Overall: 15 Matches have been played.

England has won 10 matches.

Pakistan has won 4 matches.

One match was tied.

England’s Head Coach Chris Silverwood is taking a family break. He was supposed to take this break in the ODI series but couldn’t due to a covid outbreak in the camp. His assistant and former England’s Captain Paul Collingwood will fill in for him.

Team management extended gratitude towards Ben Stokes who lead the team in a difficult time. They also praised team members for their extraordinary performances last week.

The Bottom Line:

Pakistan is looking to get back on track by performing in the T20 series. Critics and cricket analysts are criticizing the Pakistani team for Poor display of cricket sense against England’s B Team. Now the time has come to prove them wrong. Pakistan vs England T20 matches is expected to be full of thrills. Whoever plays good cricket will take the trophy home. Let’s hope to see good cricket on TV!

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