IND vs ENG: Possibilities are dark, shoulders are down, and the defending champions are practically out of the tournament. India vs England was considered to be one of the most exciting contests before the start of the tournament and the day is here. India will take on England at Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow on 29 October. An overcast day at Lucknow where ~70% of the sky will be covered by clouds and this post will walk you through complete IND vs ENG Rain Prediction, Weather Forecast of Lucknow, and Pitch Report.
England are going through humiliation in this tournament. The defending champions are at the last of the Points table with just one win and 4 losses. England have lost to New Zealand, Afghanistan, South Africa, and Sri Lanka in this tournament till now and all those matches were completely one-sided.
England are placed last in the points table with two points and an NRR of -1.634. There are practically zero chances for them to qualify for semis from here but hopes are always there. We might witness England pushing their limits in this DO-OR-DIE match against India.
Happy and in form India will seek another win defeating the reigning World Champions. The hosts are the only undefeated team in the World Cup 2023 after 5 matches. Winning 5 out of 5, India are at the 2nd spot of the ICC World Cup 2023 Points table with 10 points and a net run rate of +1.353.
India will be keen to play with the same playing 11 that played the last match against New Zealand. Mohammad Shami also has a good track record against Jos Buttler so Rohit wouldn’t wait long to test this match-up.
India and England have engaged in as many as 8 matches in ODI World Cup and 4 out of those are won by England and 3 by India. India will be looking to equal this stat in particular today.
Down below are the complete IND vs ENG Rain Prediction, Weather Forecast of Lucknow, and Pitch Report:
IND vs ENG Weather Forecast
The end of October means winter arrives in India. It is an overcast but dry day in Lucknow City which is commonly one of the hottest cities in India. As winter has hit Northern India, It will be a good day for cricket and outdoors. Today, on 29 October 2023, the temperature of Lucknow City is expected to peak at 31°C in the afternoon and drop as low as 23°C further as the sun goes down.
Humidity is predicted to hover between 30-50% in the match hours and winds will gust towards the West at a speed of ~7Kmh during the day.
IND vs ENG Rain Prediction
There are zero chances of rain in Lucknow City of Uttar Pradesh. The rain possibility is 0% during the match hours, however, there will be more than 60% of the sky covered under clouds. An overcast day for India vs England is what weather.com predicts. Though, as it is aforementioned, the weather here in Lucknow is moderately hot and dry, expect due later in the second inning.
IND vs ENG Pitch report of Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow
It’s going to be moderately hot outside, and probably a dry pitch. It is probably the same one in which Australia defeated South Africa. It’s anticipated that the spinners would have a lot of ground to work with because it’s a black and red soil blend. Under the guidance of ICC’s pitch supervisor Andy Atkinson, there was a lot of work done on it the day before the match. Initially wetting the area, then carefully rolling with a light roller before moving on to a heavy one.
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