Popular1
ComeOn

ComeOn

100% Sports Deposit Bonus Up To ₹2,500
  • Money Back on First Cricket Bet
  • Cash Out, Combo Boost
  • Football Free bet
2
Dafabet

Dafabet

170% up to ₹16,000 on First deposit to Sports Betting!
  • Maximum Cricket Cashback 10%
  • India Super League Cashback
  • Common wallet 100% deposit bonus up to ₹8,000 !

India will take on England in the third Test of the four-match Test series at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Gujarat on 24th February.

The match between the two is scheduled to start at 02:30 PM IST. The series will be broadcasted live on the Star Sports network, and it can also be streamed live on Disney+ Hotstar VIP in five languages: English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada.

Preview:  India vs England 3rd Test

After failing to post a victory in the first Test, the second Test match between India and Australia saw the home side winning the game by 317 runs at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium. Electing to bat first, India went on to post a decent total of 329 on the board, all thanks to Rohit Sharma’s amazing knock of 161 runs off 231 balls. In reply, the visiting side registered 286 runs on the board. For England, only four players managed a double-digit score.

Batting in the second innings, India again posted a decent total of 286 runs. Here, Ravichandran Ashwin was phenomenal as he scored a whopping 106 runs off 148 balls. In addition, skipper Virat Kohli contributed 61 runs with his willow. Batting in the second half of the second innings, England failed to chase the target of 482 runs and lost the game by 317 runs. In the upcoming test, India will be keen to continue its winning legacy by posting a victory at the Sardar Patel Stadium.

Weather report

The weather at the Sardar Patel Stadium is forecasted to be sunny for the entire Test match. An average temperature of 28 degrees Celsius is expected during the game.

Pitch report

After being closed and demolished in 2015, the rebuilding work of the Sardar Patel Stadium in Ahmedabad got completed by February 2020. As the upcoming match will be the first international game at the reconstructed stadium, there aren’t any recent stats available for the venue.

India vs England Test probable XI

India Probable XI

Rohit Sharma, Shubham Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj

India complete squad

Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul, Jasprit Bumrah, Wriddhiman Saha, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Washington Sundar, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur, R Ashwin

 England Probable XI

Rory Joseph Burns, Dom Sibley, Dan Lawrence, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope, Ben Foakles, Moeen Ali, Olly Stone, Jack Leach, Stuart Board.

England complete squad

James Anderson, Dom Bess, Joe Root, Jofra Archer, Moeen Ali, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Zak Crawley, Jack Leach, Ben Stokes, Olly Stone, Chris Woakes, Ben Foakes, Dan Lawrence

Wicketkeepers: Rishabh Pant, Ben Foakes

Batsmen: Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Dom Sibley, Dan Lawrence

All-rounders: Ravichandran Ashwin, Ben Stokes

Bowlers: Moeen Ali, Olly Stone, Axar Patel

Top picks for India vs England third test

Rohit Sharma was phenomenal for India in the last match. In the first innings of the Test, Rohit aggregated a whopping 161 runs for India at a strike rate of 69.70.

Another top pick for the upcoming game is Ravichandran Ashwin. In the last Test, the all-rounder smashed 119 runs and also accounted for 8 wickets.

Ben Foakes performed decently for England in the last match. Batting in the first half, Ben posted 42 runs for his side at a strike rate of 39.25.

Moeen Ali has been one of the top prospects for England this year. Scalping 8 wickets in the previous test, he will be looking to take some crucial wickets in the next game.

Man of the match prediction

Ravichandran Ashwin is the likely prospect for the man of the match title in the next game.

Winner prediction

The four-match series between England and India is currently tied at 1-1 as both sides have a victory to their name. India failed to win their first game on home soil, but they made up for it by posting a humongous victory in the second match. With the likes of Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant, and Ravichandran Ashwin in the squad, it’s likely that India will have an advantage over England in the next game.

Popular1
ComeOn

ComeOn

100% Sports Deposit Bonus Up To ₹2,500
  • Money Back on First Cricket Bet
  • Cash Out, Combo Boost
  • Football Free bet
2
Dafabet

Dafabet

170% up to ₹16,000 on First deposit to Sports Betting!
  • Maximum Cricket Cashback 10%
  • India Super League Cashback
  • Common wallet 100% deposit bonus up to ₹8,000 !
3
1xbet

1xbet

100% Bonus on the 1st deposit up to ₹8,000
  • Weekly sports bonus
  • Cash races
  • Bitcoin bonuses
4
10Cric

10Cric

₹5,000 in Free Bets
  • eSports
  • Risk free bets
  • Cash deposit

Last Updated on February 25, 2021