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ENG vs AUS Dream11 Team Prediction for 1st ODI : Preview

By Tanmay Kumar

ENG vs AUS Dream11 Team Prediction for 1st ODI : Preview

Hello and Welcome to our preview of England versus Australia 1st ODI match. We are covering ENG vs AUS Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview and Probable XI for the first match of the ODI series.

The hosts England are coming after a defeat against Scotland which they must want to forget. Now Eoin Morgan’s men are up against the new looked Australian team.

Australia will be playing their first international ODI fixture after the heart wrenching “ball tempering scandal”. They have a new captain in Tim Paine and a new coach in Justin Langer, who now have the duty of reforming the Australian brand of cricket.

When and Where:

ENG vs AUS, Australia Tour of England, 13th June
Kennington Oval, London
5:30 PM IST

Venue Stats:

1st innings average score: 250
2nd Innings average score: 213


Eoin Morgan (c), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Jake Ball, Sam Billings, Jos Buttler (wkt), Tom Curran, Alex Hales, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, David Willey, Mark Wood, Ben Stokes (Injured), Chris Woakes (Injured)

Tim Paine (c & wk), Ashton Agar, Alex Carey (wk), Aaron Finch, Travis Head, Nathan Lyon, Shaun Marsh, Glen Maxwell, Michael Neser, Jhye Richardson, Kane Richardson, D’Arcy Short, Billy Stanlake, Marcus Stoinis, Andrew Tye

Team News:


  • Ben Stokes (left hamstring tear) and Chris Woakes (right quad strain) are injured and will be unavailable for the first few matches.
  • Jake Ball is called as a cover of Chris Woakes.
  • Jos Buttler will back in his wicketkeeping duties after being rested for the Scotland ODI.


  • D’Arcy Short is all set to get his ODI debut. He will open the innings.
  • According to the coach Justin Langer, Ashton Agar will be preferred over Nathan Lyon as the only spin option.

There are some doubts about Australia’s batting order. In the second practice match, Travis Head opened the innings with D’Arcy Short while in the first practice match Aaron Finch did the same job. If we go the statements of players and coach, Travis Head might open the innings and Aaron Finch will be given the role of stabilizing the middle order.

Probable Playing XI:

Jonny Bairstow, Jason Roy, Alex Hales, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (C), Jos Buttler (wk), Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Tom Curran/David Willey/Jake Ball, Mark Wood

D’arcy Short, Travis Head, Marcus Stoinis, Shaun Marsh, Aaron Finch, Tim Paine (C & wk), Ashton Agar, Michael Neser/Jhye Richardson, Kane Richardson, Andrew Tye, Billy Stanlake

ENG vs AUS Dream11 Team Prediction:

T Paine (wk)
J Root (C)
J Bairstow
D Short/S Marsh
A Hales/E Morgan
M Stoinis
T Head (Vc)
Moeen Ali
A Tye
A Rashid
L Plunkett

Captain and Vice-Captain Choices: Joe Root, Aaron Finch, Tarvis Head, S Marsh, J Bairstow, L Plunkett and Andrew Tye.

Key Players:

Jason Roy
Joe Root
Eoin Morgan
Jonny Bairstow
Moeen Ali
Liam Plunkett

D’Arcy Short
Travis Head
Aaron Finch
Marcus Stoinis
Shaun Marsh
Andrew Tye

Tanmay Kumar

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