England vs Pakistan T20I series 2021 – 3rd T20I

England vs Pakistan T20I series 2021

3rd T20I:

Third and last but deciding T20I of the series of 3 T20I matches between England and Pakistan is going to be played at Old Trafford, Manchester on July 20th 2021.

England vs Pakistan History:

Overall:

Series:

This is going to be the ninth bilateral series between the teams, The host won the series 4 times. Whereas the opponent won twice, with 2 drawn series.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 5 series in a span of 10 years, between 2010 to 2020, where England won 4 times and Pakistan team won just once.

The most consecutive winning streak for England against Pakistan was 3 series from 2010 to 2016.

The longest unbeaten streak for England against Pakistan was 4 series from 2009-10 to 2016.

The most consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against England was 1 series in 2006 and 2016.

The longest unbeaten streak for Pakistan against England was 2 series from 2006 to 2010.

Last 5 (completed) series results of England against Pakistan are DWLWW.

Matches:

The teams completed 20 meetings in the shortest format of cricket, till date. The host won 12 times, whereas the opponent won 6 times. 1 match resulted in a tie and 1 was called off without any result.

The most consecutive winning streak for England against Pakistan was 5 T20Is from 2012 to 2016.

The longest unbeaten streak for England against Pakistan was 5 T20Is from 2012 to 2016.

The most consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against England was 2 T20Is from 2020 to 2021.

The longest unbeaten streak for Pakistan against England was 2 T20Is from 2020 to 2021.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England against Pakistan are WLLWW.

England Backyard:

Series:

When touring England by Pakistan, the teams met to play bilateral series 5 times, in which, the home side won twice and the visiting team also won twice, the remaining one, the recent one, was concluded as a draw.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 4 series from 2006 to 2010, in which both the teams won twice.

The most consecutive winning streak for England against Pakistan was 1 series in 2010 and 2019.

The longest unbeaten streak for England against Pakistan was 2 series from 2019 to present.

The most consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against England was 1 series in 2006 and 2016.

The longest unbeaten streak for Pakistan against England was 1 series in 2006, 2016 and 2020.

Last 5 (completed) series results of England against Pakistan in England are DWLWL.

Matches:

On the soil of England, the teams faced each other 11 times. Out of them, England won 6 times and lost 4 times. 1 match was concluded without any result.

The most consecutive winning streak for England against Pakistan was 3 T20Is from 2009 to 2016.

The longest unbeaten streak for England against Pakistan was 3 T20Is from 2009 to 2016 and from 2019 to 2020.

The most consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against England was 2 T20Is from 2020 to 2021.

The longest unbeaten streak for Pakistan against England was 2 T20Is from 2020 to 2021.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England against Pakistan in England are WLLWW.

England vs Pakistan T20I series 2021 – 2nd T20I

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the first rank (England) and fourth rank (Pakistan) team. The host is 15 points ahead of the visitors.

The Home Team:

In case, the host will win the series by 3-nil, then the host will earn 3 points and stay as the table topper, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose the 7 points with 1 position down. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 5 points without having an impact in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 2 points and stay on the top position in the rankings.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 3 to 4 points without having an impact in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will  either earn 0 to 1 point and stay at the current rank in the table. 

Drawing the series will cause the team to lose 1 point with unaffected ranking.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England are WLWWW.

The Visiting Team:

In case, the visiting team will win the series by 3-nil, then the team will earn 6 points with 1 rank in the ranking table, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose 3 points without impacting in the ranking. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 2 points without impact in the rankings. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 4 points and 1 rank in the position. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 0 to 1 point without impacting the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will earn 2 to 3 points and either stay at the current rank or improve by 1 rank. 

Drawing the series will help the team to earn 1 point with unaffected ranking.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Pakistan are LWWLW.

The Third Outing:

The result of the match will impact the team’s points, as if the result will go in favor of the host then, both the team will earn 1 point and stay at the top position, whereas the opponent will lose 1 point without impacting in the position. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, the visitors will gain 2 points and 1 position in rankings, and the host will lose 3 points without having an impact in the position.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Manchester shows the weather would be sunny and clear throughout the match. There is almost no chance of rain, as the precipitation percentage would be between 2% to 7%. The temperature would be between 20 – 27 Celsius. The wind would be between 5 – 13 km/h. The wind and the temperature would decrease gradually.

Old Trafford, Manchester

Toss and Pitch:

Team preferred to field first after winning the toss in 7 games out of 11 played games, and the selection favored the team, as the teams won thrice and lost just once. 3 matches concluded without a result and 1 match was called off without a ball (abandoned)

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are LWWW -.

On the other hand, the teams, who chose to bat first, won once and lost twice.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LWL – -.

Overall, 4 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost 3 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are LWWLW.

Particularly, for England, the team won the toss 7 times in 10 games and the team won thrice and lost twice with 2 without any result.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England at the venue, while winning the toss, are LWLWW.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England at the venue, while losing the toss, are L – – – -.

The first batting team won the match 2 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won the match 5 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are WLLLW.

Score:

The lowest defended total was 190 runs in 2020, and the highest successful chase was 196 runs in 2020.

The first innings lowest total was 123 runs (completed innings) in 2008 and the highest total was 195 runs in 2020. For the second inning, the lowest total was 135 runs (completed innings) in 2015 and the highest was 199 runs in 2020.

The batting average of the first innings is 23.60 and 32.85 is for the second innings.

T20I History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams faced each other 4 times at the venue. The home side won once and the visiting team won twice. 1 encounter was concluded without any result.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England against Pakistan at the venue are LWL – -.

Teams’ T20I History at Venue:

The host has an above average record, as the team won 4 times and lost thrice out of 10 games. The visiting team has also an above average record, as the team won twice and lost once out of 4 outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England at the venue are LWLLW.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Pakistan at the venue are WLW – -.

Tentative XI for both the Teams:

England:

The home side would go with E. Morgan and D. Willey in place of J. Roy and M. Parkinson.

England Eleven: J. Bairstow, J. Buttler, D. Malan, M. Ali, E. Morgan, L. Livingstone, T. Curran, D. Willey, C. Jordan, A. Rashid, S. Mahmood

Pakistan:

The visiting team would like to go with an unchanged XI despite the defeat.

Pakistan Eleven: M. Rizwan, B. Azam, F. Zaman, S. Maqsood, M. Hafeez, A. Khan, S. Khan, I. Wasim, H. Rauf, M. Hasnain, S. shah Afridi

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.

*Notes: D means draw in “last five series results”.

*Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator.