When compared to Scotland, England has a higher rank in ODI ranking. Also, the experience that the English side has, will come to good stead when they take on the minnows. Remember, this will be the only ODI between the two nations.
If you are a fantasy cricket lover, you will want to know which players to choose for your virtual team. Well, there are a number of valuable players from both sides.
Kyle Coetzer is the highest run scorer for Scotland. You can expect him to score when his team takes on England. He is a top order right hand batsman.
Another good batsman is Richie Berrington. You can actually think of making him the captain or vice captain.
Josh Davey from Scotland can be another player from the Scottish side that you can take in for your fantasy cricket team. He is a wicket-taking bowler and you cannot ignore him.
Joe Root of England will make an excellent captain or vice captain, thanks to his experience in captaining the side. He is also an exceptional batsman.
Other players who you can include in your fantasy cricket team include Stuart Broad, Alastair Cook, Liam Livingston, Dawid Malan, and Ben Foakes. They are part of the English ODI squad.
You should not forget Matthew Cross and Alasdair Evans from the Scottish side.
Tom Curran and Moeen Ali can be part of your wicket-taking squad.
Ben Stokes is usually part of the English ODI squad, but you may want to ignore him this time round as he is still battling legal issues.
Fantasy cricket is about getting the player combination right. It is important you study performance of individual players from the English and Scottish teams and then select those players that you think will help your virtual team score the maximum points.