England is set to face India in the rescheduled Test match. The ENG vs IND 5th Test begins on July 1 (Friday) at Edgbaston Stadium in Birmingham. England is led by their new skipper Ben Stokes in the match. Rohit Sharma is the skipper of India.
England rails behind 1-2 in the series. Last year, England managed to win 1 game and lost 2 Test games against India out of 4 matches. Now, they need to win the upcoming match to finish the series in a 2-2 tie. Ahead of ENG vs IND 5th Test, here we talk about England’s predicted playing XI against India in the match.
ENG vs IND: England’s Playing XI Against India, 5th Test
Alex Lees might be the opener for England in ENG vs IND 5th Test. In the recent Test series against New Zealand, the left-handed batsman scored 169 runs in 6 innings at an average of 28.17 while batting as an opener. He also hit 1 half-century. Lees is expected to open the batting for England against India as well.