The ODI World Cup 2023 will see England face India on the 29 of the month at the Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow. India aims to maintain its winning streak, while England needs to recover to continue their mathematically slim hopes of making it to the semi-finals after three straight losses. In their most recent match, India defeated New Zealand, while England lost to Sri Lanka by eight wickets. In their previous World Cup contest in 2019, England started well with a clinical batting performance, scoring an impressive 337/7. India’s Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma played a vital role in keeping India in the game. Despite their final score of 306/5, India lost by 31 runs, leading to controversy surrounding the game. India and England have participated in eight ICC ODI World Cup games, with England winning four and India winning three. One game resulted in a draw.
How Did the Previous World Cup Match Between India and England Turn Out?
World Cup 2023: India triumphed over New Zealand in their most recent match, while the Jos Buttler-led side got beaten by Sri Lanka by eight wickets after getting out for just 156 runs. It was the squad’s fourth defeat of the World Cup.
World Cup 2023: India vs. England
World Cup 2023: The current ODI World Cup 2023 will pit the reigning champions, England, against the in-form Indian squad on Sunday, October 29, at the Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow.
India is looking to continue its winning streak
The Men in Blue will be looking to extend their winning streak in the competition. And England will need to recover to maintain their mathematically slim hopes of making it to the semi-finals after three straight losses.
India and England’s performance in their last match
In their most recent encounter, India defeated New Zealand, while the Jos Buttler-led team lost to Sri Lanka by eight wickets after getting out for just 156. It was the team’s fourth loss of the tournament.
The most recent encounter between two teams in the World Cup
In the matchup between these two teams, England has the advantage and emerged victorious from their previous meeting. These two teams’ most recent World Cup match occurred in Birmingham during the 2019 tournament four years ago.
India vs England, Birmingham: 2019 World Cup
England got off to a great start when they won the toss and chose to bat first. They scored an astounding 337/7 after batting with such clinical skill. With a vital partnership keeping the Men in Blue in the game, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma had India poised to put on an exciting finish.
Later in the tournament, Virat made his fifth consecutive half-century (66 off 76 balls, seven fours), while Rohit smashed his third century. Even with their final score of 306/5, the Men in Blue got defeated by 31 runs. There was some controversy surrounding the game, with the Indian players coming under fire for failing to go for the win even with one of the best finishers, MS Dhoni, at the crease.
India vs England: Head-to-head matches
Head-to-head contest: England and India played eight ICC ODI World Cup matches. England has won four of these eight, while India has won three. One game resulted in a draw.