Probuddha Bhattacharjee ∙ Feb 20 2023, 1:49 PM | 5 Min Read

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2023, Match 19: EN-W v PK-W | Fantasy Tips and Teams

image-lecje8akPakistan Women's Cricket Team (Source: Twitter)

The ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2023 is getting towards the business end. The fight for the final four is getting intense and at this juncture England will be taking Pakistan in the 19th match of the tournament. The match will be taking place at Newlands in Cape Town  on the 21st of February at 6:30 PM IST. 

England have been the team to contain with in the group B of the tournament. They have played three matches in the tournament and have won all of the them. Heather Knight's team is currently at the top of the table and will look to maintain their winning momentum going into the semi finals of the tournament. 

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Meanwhile, Pakistan have been eliminated from the tournament. With India's win against Ireland it has been decided that Australia and India have qualified from group B. Even though the match now bears least consequence as per the tournament's perspective, the two teams will be looking to finish off the group stage on a high. Before the match begins let us look at some important stats, the prime player picks and the best predicted XIs for the fantasy contests of the match.

Ground Stats: Newlands Stadium, Cape Town

Six matches have been played at this venue in this tournament. The pitch has been a sporty one and has encouraged good cricket throughout the duration of the matches. With both the teams looking for a win in this match, an exciting clash between the bat and the ball is expected in this match. 

Numbers at the ground (This Tournament)

Total Matches: 7
Matches won batting first: 3
Matches won batting second: 4

Average score batting first: 145
Average score batting second: 125

Average runs per wicket: 28
Average runs per over: 8.17

EN-W vs PK-W, Match 19: Head-to-Head

The two teams have played 14 matches against each other in the T20I format. The English team has been the dominant one in this face off. If we speak about the clashes in the World Cups, the two teams have played four matches in the grand tournament and England have managed to win all of them. Even in the recent times, England have been totally dominant in this face off. 

Head-to-Head (Overall)

Total Matches: 14
England Women won: 13
Pakistan Women won: 1

Head-to-Head (Last 10 Matches)

England Women won: 10
Pakistan Women won: 0

Head-to-Head (World Cup Matches)

Total Matches: 4
England Women won: 4
Pakistan Women won: 0

EN-W vs PK-W, Match 19: Probable Playing XIs

England Women Team News

No major updates

England Women Probable Playing XI

Sophia Dunkley, Danni Nicole Wyatt, Alice Capsey, Natalie Sciver-Brunt, Heather Knight (c), Amy Jones (wk), Sophie Ecclestone, Sarah Glenn, Charlie Dean and Lauren Bell.

Pakistan Women Team News

No major updates

Pakistan Women Probable Playing XI

Muneeba Ali (wk), Sidra Ameen, Bismah Maroof (c), Nida Dar, Aliyah Riaz, Fatima Sana, Omaima Sohail, Aiman Anwer, Tubra Hassan, Nashra Sandhu and Sadia Iqbal.

EN-W vs PK-W, Match 19: Top Five Picks

  1. Natalie Sciver-Brunt (EN-W): The English all-rounder has been in good form with the bat in this tournament. The fact that Natalie Sciver-Brunt also bowls a couple of overs in every match gives her the chance to contribute with both the bat and ball. She will be a very important pick for this match. 
  2. Muneeba Ali (PK-W): The Pakistani opener has hit good form in the tournament. Muneeba Ali has scored a century in the tournament and has become the first ever player to achieve the feat for the Pakistan women's team in T20I cricket. 
  3. Sophie Ecclestone (EN-W): The English left-arm spinner has been in great form with the ball. Sophie Ecclestone has been economical and has picked up wickets in the middle overs and this makes her a great pick for the match. 
  4. Nashra Sandhu (PK-W): Nashra Sandhu has been in great form with the ball. She has picked up wickets and impacted the match in the middle overs. Her wicket taking form makes Sandhu a brilliant choice for the match. 
  5. Sarah Glenn (EN-W): The English leg-spinner has been the perfect partner for Sophie Ecclestone in the middle overs. The duo has been helping England gain advantage in the middle overs with their economical bowling and wicket taking abilities. Sarah Glenn is a player you cannot miss out for this match.

EN-W vs PK-W, Match 19: Must picks for the match

England Women

  1. Natalie Sciver-Brunt: 95 runs in 3 matches
  2. Sophie Ecclestone - 7 wickets in 3 matches
  3. Sarah Glenn - 6 wickets in 3 matches

Pakistan Women

  1. Muneeba Ali - 119 runs in 3 matches
  2. Nashra Sandhu - 7 wickets in 3 matches
  3. Bismah Maroof - 98 runs in 3 matches

EN-W vs PK-W, Match 19: Risky Picks

Pakistan Women - Nida Dar, Sidra Ameen

England Women - Sophia Dunkley, Alice Capsey

EN-W vs PK-W, Match 19: Best Captain and Vice-captain choices

  1. Natalie Sciver-Brunt (EN-W)
  2. Muneeba Ali (PK-W)
  3. Sophie Ecclestone (EN-W)

EN-W vs PK-W, Match 19: Team for Head-to-Head Contests

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Wicketkeeper: Muneeba Ali
Batters: Bismah Maroof, Heather Knight, Sophia Dunkley
All-rounders: Nida Dar, Katherine Sciver-Brunt, Natalie Sciver-Brunt
Bowlers: Nashra Sandhu, Sadia Iqbal, Sarah Glenn, Sophie Ecclestone

Captain: Natalie Sciver-Brunt
Vice-captain: Sophie Ecclestone

EN-W: 6 Players; PK-W: 5 Players

EN-W vs PK-W, Match 19: Team for Winner Takes All Contests

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Wicketkeepers: Muneeba Ali, Amy Jones
Batters: Bismah Maroof, Danni Nicole Wyatt, Heather Knight, Sophia Dunkley
All-rounders: Nida Dar, Kathrine Sciver-Brunt
Bowlers: Fatima Sana, Nashra Sandhu, Sophie Ecclestone

Captain: Nida Dar
Vice-captain: Katherine Sciver-Brunt

EN-W: 6 Players; PK-W: 5 Players