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Can England break WI’s unbeaten streak?

Can England break WI’s unbeaten streak?


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West Indies are undefeated in the 2024 T20 World Cup

What’s the story

Defending champions England will take on West Indies in the 2024 ICC T20 World Cup Super 8 match on June 20 in Gros Islet.

England narrowly qualified for this stage from Group B. The English improved their Net Run Rate after beating Oman.

Meanwhile, two-time champions and co-hosts WI, who topped Group C, are making it four straight wins.

Here is the match example.

Location, pitch report and conditions

The Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium in Gros Islet will host the upcoming match between England and WI.

Contrary to the recent trend, the venue has recorded over 180 scores in each of the three matches played here so far.

In the last match, WI claimed a run of 104 over Afghanistan after amassing 218.

Notably, the location could experience some showers on June 20.

Streaming details and start time

You can watch the upcoming England vs WI match live on the website Star Sports Network and stream it further Disney+ Hotstar. While the match will start at 6am IST, the toss will take place 30 minutes before the start.

A look at the head-to-head record

The two sides have clashed in 29 T20Is, with the Windies winning 17 of them. England lost twelve of those matches.

WI has won 10 of 18 T20Is against England at home.

It is worth noting that England have won just once (2021) in six matches against WI in T20 World Cups.

Notably, WI defeated England in the 2016 T20 World Cup final.

Travel from England and WI so far

England ended their Group B journey with two wins and a defeat (NR: 1). Their NRR value +3,521 soared after their big win against Oman.

England were through to the Super 8 after rain washed out the match between Australia and Scotland.

On the other hand, WI topped Group C after beating Papua New Guinea, Uganda, New Zealand and Afghanistan.

Here are probably XIs

England (probable XI): Philip Salt, Jos Buttler (captain and wicketkeeper), Jonny Bairstow, Harry Brook, Moeen Ali, Liam Livingstone, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid and Mark Wood.

WI (probable XI): Brandon King, Johnson Charles, Nicholas Pooran (wicketkeeper), Shai Hope, Rovman Powell (captain), Sherfane Rutherford, Andre Russell, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Gudakesh Motie and Obed McCoy.

Can England claim their second T20 World Cup win over WI?