Cricbuzz: The Indian research organization will be empowered by the way that the present set of players like Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan, Ravindra Jadeja and Dhoni himself have a tendency to improve in the condensed variant of the diversion. Then again, England under Alastair Cook's captaincy will look to proceed with their strength over India by winning the ODI arrangement.
With seniors like Jonathon Trott, Kevin Pietersen and Graeme Swann lost from the line-up for distinctive reasons, England are in a modifying stage. Their go-to man in the ODI group, Stuart Broad, excessively won't participate in the arrangement because of a knee damage.
England selectors have attempted to accumulate a couple of new faces into the squad, and one of them is Alex Hales. The towering monster from Nottinghamshire, known for his tornado thumps in T20is hasn't yet played for England in Odis. Hales, on his day, can tear separated the restriction assault with an abstract of eye-getting strokes. He predominantly focuses on the territory between long on and long off locale. Hales, can additionally play nonchalant pulls and snares.
The Indian setup would look to rekindle the affectionate memories of winning the Champions Trophy 2013 that occurred in England. Notwithstanding, it would be an uphill undertaking for the Indian research organization to lift the drooping spirit of the group. They have to demonstrate a bit of character after the pounding India got on account of England in Tests.
In the batting line-up, Dhawan and Rohit Sharma are required to open the innings in the first match. With field confinements set up, great batting tracks and pacers by and large bowling dry lengths, it can help the opening pair to play through the line and accumulate runs.