Indian Women’s Team takes on the England Women’s Team in one of the test starting from 16th June. The match is all set to be played at the County Ground in Bristol. The Indian Women’s team will be playing a test match after 2014. India has a good record with the England team. The two teams have played each other 13 times. India winning 2 times. England winning 1 time. The match ended in a draw 10 times. Hence, India is unbeaten on English soil having played 8 test matches. Therefore, they have won twice in the eight times they have played in England.
It will be the true Test wicket at County Ground, Bristol. The pacers will get swing and bounce on the first day but it will be a good batting pitch on the second and third day. However, it will be hard to chase in the fourth inning at Bristol. The team would like to bat first after winning the toss.
The India women Team will play a Test match after a very long time. Hence, looking at the condition, current form, and team’s strength, the England women’s Test team would start as favorites in this only Test match against India Women.
The weather will be cloudy throughout the Test match. However, the game should be completed without much interruption due to the weather.
England- Heather Knight (capt), Emily Arlott, Tammy Beaumont, Katherine Brunt, Kate Cross, Freya Davies, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Georgia Elwiss, Natasha Farrant, Sarah Glenn, Amy Jones, Nathalie Sciver (vice-capt), Anya Shrubsole, Mady Villiers, Fran Wilson, Lauren Winfield-Hill.
India- Mithali Raj (capt), Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur (vice-capt), Punam Raut, Priya Punia, Deepti Sharma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma, Sneh Rana, Taniya Bhatia, Indrani Roy, Jhulan Goswami, Shikha Pandey, Pooja Vastrakar, Arundhati Reddy, Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht, Radha Yadav.
The match is all set to begin on 16th June 3:30 pm IST. Sony Sports Network are the official broadcasters for the match.