Sports Desk – The sixth match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is being played today between England and Pakistan. The match will be played at The Trent Bridg in Nottingham. Pakistan beat England by 14 runs at Trent Bridge on Monday. England had won the toss and put Pakistan in to bat. pakistan woeful performance and racked up 348 runs for eight wickets.
Mohammad Hafeez was his side’s top scorer with 84 off 62 balls, while Babar Azam made 63 and captain Sarfaraz Ahmed belted a quickfire 55.
Chasing Pakistan’s target, England could score 334 runs in 50 overs. Even after playing a centuries, Joe Root (107) and Jos Buttler (103) could not win the match for England. The pair put on 130 for the fifth wicket but both were out shortly after reaching their hundreds and the tail had too much to do.
That defeat was their 11th straight loss in completed one-day internationals, including the recent 4-0 series defeat by England.
TOSS UPDATE: England opt to bowl
PAK 348/8 (50.0)
ENG 334/9 (50.0)
- The match starts at 10:30 AM local time (09:30 AM GMT) (3:00 PM IST).
- The game will be live on Star Sports. Live streaming available on Hotstar .
Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan(c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler(w), Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood.
Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Sarfaraz Ahmed(w/c), Shoaib Malik, Asif Ali, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir