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England vs Australia, World Cup 2023: Ahmedabad weather forecast, pitch report, head to head, live streaming

Australia will look to continue their winning momentum in the World Cup when they take on England in Ahmedabad on Saturday.

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England vs Australia, World Cup 2023: Ahmedabad weather forecast, pitch report, head to head, live streaming

Australia are on a four-match winning run ever since their defeat to South Africa early on in the World Cup. AP

The Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad will host another cracking contest in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2023 on Saturday, 4 November. England, led by Jos Buttler, will take on rivals, Australia, captained by Pat Cummins, in the 36th match of the tournament. England enter the game with one victory and four losses, leaving them teetering on the edge of elimination from the marquee event.

Meanwhile, Australia, positioned well to secure a top-four finish, have registered four wins and two losses. 

The match is scheduled to take place on a pitch that promises an excellent batting experience but is also expected to provide support to disciplined bowling, especially for new ball bowlers and spinners during the middle overs.

England vs Australia: Ahmedabad weather forecast

Saturday, 4 November, will not see any rain in Ahmedabad. Sun will be out in its full glory with temperatures reaching a high of 35°C in the afternoon, gradually cooling to 27°C towards the end of the match. 

Similar to several other venues, dew will play its part towards the backend of the second innings. Consequently, the team chasing may enjoy an added advantage in the latter stages of the game.

England vs Australia: Ahmedabad pitch Report

The pitch in Ahmedabad is one for the batters. In the two ODI World Cup 2023 matches held at this venue, the side chasing was at an advantage. With dew playing a part, the captain winning the toss could field first. The pitch has a good, consistent pace and bounce and will help batters dig and go for the big score. 

England vs Australia: Head-to-head

England and Australia have locked horns in 155 ODI matches. Australia hold the upper hand in their ODI encounters against England – they have won 87 matches as opposed to England’s 63 victories. Among these, two games concluded in a tie, and three matches ended without a result.

England vs Australia: Live streaming details

All matches of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 will be broadcast live on the Star Sports Network. The ENG vs AUS match will also be live-streamed on Disney + Hotstar in India. 

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Published on: November 03, 2023 23:21:30 IST

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