The second T20I match between England vs Sri Lanka will take place on 24th June 2021 at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Thursday. England won the first T20I match with a good bowling performance. Although the pitch was on the slow side, England’s opener Jos Buttler and Jason Roy concreted the way to the win. They have a balanced team with all-rounder skills Liam Livingstone and Eoin Morgan with bowling options. England will win this series on Thursday with clever bowlers in place. Sri Lanka showed a glance of their potential by Kusal Perera and Dasun Shanaka scoring some runs in the last match. Check Here Details EENG vs SL 2nd T20 Match Preview, Prediction, Squad, Live Streaming, When and where to watch England vs Sri Lanka in India?.
Their bowler couldn’t catch up with the pace of the England openers. The nature of the pitch did divine for them. Wanindu Hasaranga had a good impression in the first T20I match followed by Isuru Udana and Akila Dananjaya who will play a vital role in the upcoming match. In the first T20I match on 23rd June 2021, Eoin Morgan-led Brits won by eight wickets with 17 balls left. The second T20I match on 24th June 2021 must be a fair win for Sri Lanka. Despite this, Sri Lanka will start the 2nd T20 as a victim as they have a skillful and balanced team to attach the English men.
Date – 24th June 2021 (Thursday)
Time – 11:00 PM IST
Venue – Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
ENG vs SL 2nd T20 Team Squad
England – Eoin Morgan (c), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Sam Billings, Jos Buttler, Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Liam Dawson, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood.
Sri Lanka – Kusal Perera (c), Kusal Mendis, Danushka Gunathilaka, Avishka Fernando, Pathum Nissanka, Niroshan Dickwella, Dhananjaya De Silva, Oshada Fernando, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Ramesh Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Ishan Jayaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Isuru Udana, Asitha Fernando, Nuwan Pradeep, Binura Fernando, Shiran Fernando, Lakshan Sandakan, Akila Dananjaya, Praveen Jayawickrama.
Predicted Playing XLs :
England – Jos Buttler (wk), Jason Roy, Dawid Malan, Jonny Bairstow, Eoin Morgan (c), Liam Livingstone, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Adil Rashid, Chris Woakes and Mark Wood
Sri Lanka – Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Kusal Perera (c&wk), Avishka Fernando, Dasun Shanaka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga, Isuru Udana, Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dhananjaya and Nuwan Pradeep.
Head-To-Head ENG vs SL
Team Played – 10 | England Win – 6 | Sri Lanka Win – 4 | No Result – 0
Team Played – 5 | England Win – 2 | Sri Lanka Win – 3 | Draw – 0
2nd T20I ENG vs SL Pitch Report
The pitch will have plenty of runs on it with an offer on bowler as well. Due to cloudy conditions, the batter should get the bowl and move around as early as possible. The pitch will slow down ideally as the game progresses. Expecting spinner to play a vital role in the middle overs. Both teams will try to win the toss as rain could play a role in the game. Although the total of 170 runs will be good for both the teams.
Match Prediction of 2nd T20I ENG vs SL
In the 2nd T20I match between England vs Sri Lanka on 24th June 2021 expecting England to win the match. England has won the first T20I match with a margin. It is the strongest team in the world. England has more experience than Sri Lanka. The bowling department of England is very strong as compared to Sri Lanka. England has the advantage of its own ground and conditions.
Weather Forecast 2nd T20I ENG vs SL 2021
There will be scattered clouds with chances of rain around 7 pm. The temperature will be around 16 degrees Celsius and the humidity in the 60s.
Where to watch live ENG vs SL 2nd T20 Match ?
Sony Pictures Sports Network has given the telecasting rights in India for England vs Sri Lanka T20I series. The fans in India can view the live three T20I matches on Sony Sports channels television. Moreover, the live streaming of the series will be on SonyLIV.com and the Sony LIV app.
India – Sony Sports, Sony LIV (Live streaming)
England – Sky Sports
Australia – Fox Sports