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England vs Scotland, T20 World Cup 2024: Head-To-Head Stats, Playing XI, Pitch, Weather Report, Squads And Live Streaming Details. On Tuesday, May 4th, England and Scotland will challenge each other in match 6 of the T20 World Cup in Barbados. Both teams will be taking the ground for the first time this season. The match is scheduled to begin at 8 pm IST. A T20I series against Pakistan ended with England securing a 2-0 win. They had two dominant displays from four games ever since this year’s tournament started which helped them to acquire some good match practice while facing Pakistan who were also part of it although they lost.

Jos Buttler is leading a fully fit squad for England in the T20 World Cup as they look to defend their title. Some players are in great form following their performances in the IPL. However, Richie Berrington who is captaining Scotland lost their recent T20 warm-up match against Afghanistan. Before the tournament, Scotland played the T20I series against Canada, UAE and Ireland hoping to improve on their performance from the last World Cup where they did not qualify for the Super 12 stage.

Group B in the T20 World Cup features four teams: Australia, England, Namibia and Scotland. Sri Lanka and the Netherlands were the teams that emerged from Group A while Zimbabwe and Ireland qualified from Group B. On June 8 at Barbados, England will play against their traditional rivals Australia. In the league stage before the Super 8, England will face Oman (June 13) and Namibia (June 15). The T20 World Cup 2024 will take place in the Caribbean at six venues and three in the US with the final scheduled for on May 29 in Barbados. 

ENG vs SCO Head To Head Records In T20Is

England and Scotland have only come up against each other in ODIs. I’m the T20 World Cup or within T20I matches is where these two sides are yet to face off. When they clash next time, it will mark their inaugural meeting in a T20I game.

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ENG vs SCO Predicted Playing XI

England Predicted Playing Xi: CJ Jordan, HC Brook, Mark Wood, LS Livingstone, JM Bairstow, AU Rashid, Jos Buttler (C), WG Jacks, Jofra Archer, MM Ali, SM Curran.

Scotland Predicted Playing XI: BTJ Wheal, B McMullen, OJ Hairs, CN Greaves, HG Munsey, MA Jones, MH Cross (wk), RD Berrington (C), MA Leask, SM Sharif, MRJ Watt.

Kensington Oval Pitch Report

The historic Kensington Oval will host the second match of the tournament on Tuesday. This venue enjoys fame not only across the Caribbean but also around the globe. This ground has witnessed some of the most memorable moments in the history of cricket; the final of the ODI World Cup 2007 and the T20 World Cup 2010 were held here. However, it is not an easy place for batsmen to score runs. 

The average first-innings total is 138. The pitch at this stadium usually offers help to seam bowlers who can exploit early movement off it. This was demonstrated during Namibia’s recent encounter with Oman where 11 wickets fell to seamers out of 16 taken overall thus resulting in both teams being bowled out for 109 runs each.

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England vs Scotland Weather Report

The weather might affect the England vs Scotland game in Barbados. Accuweather.com predicts scattered morning thunderstorms across Bridgetown on Tuesday. It will remain overcast with high humidity throughout most parts of the day. Light showers are also expected after midday, and windy conditions will develop in the later hours. The match might see interruptions due to rains as there is a 55% chance while lightning strikes by nightfall stand at 33%.

England vs Scotland squads

England squad: Jonny Bairstow, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid, Sam Curran, Ben Duckett, Will Jacks, Mark Wood, Tom Hartley, Phil Salt, Jos Buttler, Harry Brook, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Reece Topley, Moeen Ali.

Scotland squad: Chris Greaves, Matthew Cross (wk), Safyaan Sharif, Brad Currie, Michael Jones, Brandon McMullen, George Munsey, Jack Jarvis, Mark Watt, Michael Leask, Richie Berrington (c), Brad Wheal, Charlie Tear (wk), Oli Hairs, Chris Sole.

ENG vs SCO Live Streaming Details

Viewers in India can watch the T20 World Cup 2024 match between England and Scotland live on Star Sports Network TV channels. Moreover, Disney+ Hotstar will provide live-streaming services for viewers who are unable to access television. It is important to note that the Disney+ Hotstar mobile app will allow free access to this live-streaming service.