Expert Fantasy Teams for Today’s England vs New Zealand, 4th T20I
We have opted for fantasy cricket teams on basis of probable XIs, recent performances, overall impact, and credit points.
Fantasy Tips of The Day
Against New Zealand, Jos Buttler averages 41.5 points per T20I.
Finn Allen has played more T20s (42) in England than in New Zealand (36), overall smashing 1,101 runs at an impressive average of 27.
Glenn Phillips has been the best fantasy pick for New Zealand in the series, providing an average of 64 points per game and starring in Best11 in all outings.
Harry Brook, the series’ best player, had generated bonus points for a hundred, a fifty, and a thirty in three consecutive games before falling for a mere eight runs. Remarkably, he has two hundreds in the last five months.
Liam Livingstone is the only English all-rounder to have not gone wicketless in the series.
Kyle Jamieson has not gone wicketless for seven straight games, registering the best figures of three for 23. During this phase, he also recorded his top score of 45* off 23.
Since July 2023, Gut Atkinson has taken the most T20 wickets (18 in 11 games) by an Englishman. His figures of four for 20 in the second T20I are his career-best.
Ish Sodhi has grabbed 68 wickets – the most by a Kiwi – since 2022. No Englishman has taken even 50 during this phase.
Tim Southee has grabbed as many as 17 wickets in the last 10 T20Is.
Struggling for Numbers
Devon Conway has registered four consecutive single-digit scores in T20Is.
Probable Playing XIs for Today’s England vs New Zealand, 4th T20I
England: Jonny Bairstow, Will Jacks, Dawid Malan, Harry Brook, Jos Buttler (c & wk), Moeen Ali, Liam Livingstone, Chris Jordan/Brydon Carse, Luke Wood, Gus Atkinson, Adil Rashid
New Zealand: Devon Conway, Finn Allen, Tim Seifert (wk), Glenn Phillips, Mark Chapman, Daryl Mitchell, Mitchell Santner, Kyle Jamieson, Tim Southee (c), Matt Henry, Ish Sodhi