Live IND vs ENG Semifinal: India is going to clash with England in the second semi-final match of the T20 World Cup being played in Australia. Fans from all over the world are eyeing this match to be played at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Whichever team will be able to win this match, it will compete with Pakistan for the title on November 13. Pakistan has made it to the final after defeating New Zealand in the first semi-final.
It is expected to be a very tough match between India and England. Where India managed to make it to the semi-finals by topping Group B. At the same time, the performance of England’s team has not been as expected. Before the semi-final match, the England team is also facing the problem of injury to its players. England’s star fast bowler Mark Wood has been ruled out of the semi-final match due to injury. Star batsman David Malan is also not certain to play in this match. Malan will have to undergo a fitness test just before the toss.
Team India, however, can breathe a sigh of relief in terms of the fitness of the players. While doing net practice just before the semi-final, both Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli were hit by the ball. Although the injury of both was not serious and later both the players were seen doing net practice fiercely. Captain Rohit Sharma has already made it clear that he is fully fit to play the semi-final match. Virat Kohli came back on the field and started practicing shortly after Harshal Patel hit the ball.
However, Team India can make changes in the playing 11. Rishabh Pant is likely to be given preference over Dinesh Karthik. At the same time, Axar Patel has also not been able to perform as expected in the tournament. Yuzvendra Chahal can be given a chance to be included in the playing 11 in place of Axar Patel.