Today (27 February 2011) India is going to face England in their group match. This match will take place at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore. This match will kick off at 14:30 Indian Standard Time and 09:00 GMT.
It is going to be the second match for both India and England. Both teams have already played one game each and got victory. In their opening match, India defeated one of the co-hosts Bangladesh by 87 runs. On the other hand, England had to fight to get a victory against the weak foe Netherlands. England won the match by 6 wickets and 8-ball remaining after coming to chase 293 runs.
Now, it is going to be a mega cricket match for both India and England. Fans are excitedly waiting to see the match between these two rival teams live either on stadium or TV. No doubt, M Chinnaswamy Stadium will be overcrowded. Supporters of each team will try their best to inspire their teams.
As it is going to be played in India, India will get home advantage and support from home crowds. On the other hand, England may have to face some difficulties to play in a spin friendly condition.
Millions of fans will be eying on Indian super stars like Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and others. No doubt, India will be the hot favorite team of today’s game and bookies may not want to take risk of putting their money on England who has less possibility to win the match.
Now, English supporters should expect that England will make an upset against India and continue their winning streak. Will English bowlers make tough protest against Indian batsmen? How Indian batsmen will perform against English bowlers? Watch the game live to get answers of these questions.
Do you think India will allow England to make it possible?