England Women face India Women in the second T20 international of a three-match series on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, at the County Ground in Derby from 11:00 PM IST (Indian Standard Time).
The England women’s cricket team beat India women by nine wickets in the first T20I at Chester-le Street on Saturday. After being asked to bat first, the Women in Blue could only manage 132 runs as they kept losing wickets at regular intervals. Sarah Glenn picked four wickets with the ball for the English side.
England women chased the target down with 42 balls to spare thanks to an unbeaten 44-ball 61 from Sophia Dunkley. The Indian bowlers looked clueless against the English batters in the first game as they were unable to pick early wickets. The Indian women’s cricket team will need to pick wickets in the power play if they are to beat England women in the second game of the series.
England are currently second on the ICC Women’s T20I rankings while India are fourth.
England Women vs India Women 2nd T20I odds
Bet365 odds: England women: 1.50, India women: 2.62
10CRIC odds: England women: 1.49, India women: 2.58
Betway odds: England women: 1.45, India women: 2.50
Betwinner odds: England women: 1.495, India women: 2.61
Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.
England Women vs India Women head-to-head in T20Is
England Women have been the superior side in this head-to-head, having won 18 out of the 24 games played against India Women. The Women in Blue have won the remaining six.
Both England Women and India Women have won three of their last five matches in this format.
England Women vs India Women Squad
England Women: Lauren Bell, Maia Bouchier, Alice Capsey, Kate Cross, Freya Davies, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Sarah Glenn, Amy Jones (captain and wicketkeeper), Freya Kemp, Bryony Smith, Issy Wong, Danni Wyatt
India Women: Harmanpreet Kaur (captain), Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma, Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar, Jemimah Rodrigues, Sneh Rana, Renuka Thakur, Meghna Singh, Radha Yadav, S Meghana, Taniya Bhatia (wicketkeeper), R Gayakwad, D Hemalatha, Simran Dil Bahadur, Richa Ghosh (wicketkeeper), Kiran Navgire.
England Women vs India Women 2nd T20I probable playing XI
England Women: Sophia Dunkley, Danielle Wyatt, Alice Capsey, Kate Cross, Amy Jones (captain and wicketkeeper), Maia Bouchier, Sophie Ecclestone, Sarah Glenn, Bryony Smith, Freya Davies, Lauren Bell
India Women: Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma, Harmanpreet Kaur (captain) Jemimah Rodrigues, Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar, Richa Ghosh (wicketkeeper) Sneh Rana, Renuka Singh, Radha Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad.
England Women vs India Women combined XI
Smriti Mandhana, Sophia Dunkley, Shafali Verma, Harmanpreet Kaur, Amy Jones (wicketkeeper), Danielle Wyatt (captain), Sophie Ecclestone, Sarah Glenn, Bryony Smith, Renuka Singh, Rajeshwari Gayakwad.
England Women top picks vs India Women 2nd T20I
Sophia Dunkley: The 24-year-old was England’s standout batter in the first game of the series. Dunkley scored an unbeaten 61 with the bat to help England women chase the target down comfortably. The right-handed batter was the second-highest run-scorer for Southern Brave (Women) with 193 runs in eight games in the recently concluded The Hundred Women 2022.
Danielle Wyatt: The 31-year-old top-order batter has scored 515 runs against India women in T20s at an average of 34.33 and a strike rate of 131.71. She has also picked five wickets against the Women in Blue at an economy of 4.66. Wyatt also scored 177 runs in The Hundred Women 2022 for Southern Brave Women.
India Women top picks vs England Women 2nd T20I
Smriti Mandhana: The 26-year-old batter has scored 2,215 in T20Is at an average of 26.36. She has scored 16 half-centuries in this format and has a top score of 86. Against England women, Mandhana has scored 520 runs in 15 innings at a strike rate of 143.64. The left-handed batter was also the leading run-scorer for India women in the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham with 159 runs.
Deepti Sharma: The 25-year-old is considered to be one of the finest all-rounders in the game. Sharma was India’s top-scorer in the first game with an unbeaten 29 of 24 balls. Overall, The left-handed batter has scored 619 runs in this format at an average of 22.92. She has also scalped 67 wickets in T20Is at an economy of 6.18.
England Women vs India Women 2nd T20I prediction
England are playing at home and will have an edge over India in the upcoming fixture. They have also historically dominated India in this format and are likely to clinch the series.
England Women vs India Women 2nd T20I playing conditions and weather report
Maximum Temperature: 24°C
Wind: 19 km/h
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