England are playing their first T20I after their unexpected loss in the world cup final earlier this year. Though they have started their T20 World cup with a loss against West Indies, they reached final with a strong statement. They are grooming to become the most dangerous team in shortest version of the game. Their team is filled with T20 specialists especially batsmen. It was unfortunate for them to lose the World T20 final at Mumbai .
Can Angelo restore confidence in the Young team?
It was very tough two month span for the lankan team .Their misery started with the practice match against Essex in may. Their wins only in the two month span came against Ireland, Against whom they played against before the ODI series against England. Angelo Mathews in under the radar regarding his captaincy, but is there anyone of his class in the lankan squad to Replace him? Angelo Mathews also admitted that his team undergoing through a tough phase in a press conference. He also said that he would not give it up especially when the teamm needs him the most. Upul Tharanga is certain to be axed for the T20 at Southampton.
England’s Team Composition
Eoin Morgan, England Captain, already said that few debutants would play in this game. Laim Dawson, Who was aback up spinner for World T20, is certain to play this game.Tymal Mills is all set to make a Debut. He will be pitching to Kusal Perara, which would be exciting contest. Joe root and Alex Hales are rested for this game.James vince will open the batting at his home ground with Jason Roy. David Malan will play in place of Joe Root. In the absence of Root and Hales, Butler holds the key to take England to Formidable total if England bats first.
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