England captain Eoin Morgan on Monday mentioned the upcoming three-match ODI sequence in opposition to India can be a chance for the fringe players to push their case for the T20 World Cup as 50-over format additionally throws conditions related to T20 cricket.
England have already misplaced the Check and T20Is sequence and the Eoin Morgan-led workforce, who’re the reigning world champions within the ODIs, can be determined to stamp their authority within the format and log out with some satisfaction.
“Given the T20 World Cup not far away, enjoying any worldwide cricket is a big alternative for guys who’ve been on the fringes and never made choice up to now,” the World Cup-winning skipper mentioned on the eve of their ODI sequence opener right here.
“Whenever you rating runs, and take wickets away from dwelling. There’s all the time an enormous incentive to attempt to push your case ahead.”
Morgan mentioned it is going to be thrilling to “play three video games on the similar floor in opposition to a really, very sturdy Indian facet.”
“It’s a big alternative for all people to get again into the way of thinking to cope with fifty-over cricket. But additionally it is going to be a chance for the fellows who haven’t had alternatives to actually push their case ahead,” he mentioned.
The England skipper feels 50-over cricket could be very shut to the T20I format in throwing acquainted eventualities so the sequence would provide big potentialities.
“There are pockets of the sport that replicate T20 cricket, and provided that there’s very restricted change between each squads. Given the 2 squads are very related, we see set talent units as very invaluable,” he mentioned.
“I feel they’re making an attempt to envisage the place fifty overs cricket shall be in three years’ time. It’s going to be fairly troublesome. The problem for us is all the time making an attempt to discover and push the boundaries as a lot as we will, given the circumstances.”
England suffered a 1-3 loss within the four-Check sequence in opposition to India earlier than dropping the five-match T20 sequence 2-3 on Saturday.
“I feel circumstances which are a little bit bit alien to us naturally, like India, it’s all the time good to get out of your consolation zone and be taught extra about your workforce and your play and to attempt to make errors and be taught,” Morgan mentioned.
The England skipper mentioned the Assessments and T20Is have been a studying expertise for the workforce and it’ll maintain them in good stead forward of the T20 World Cup in October.
“Regardless that we didn’t choose up the (T20I sequence) trophy we learnt an enormous quantity. It’s been a particularly productive tour up to now. I feel the larger image shall be World Cup,” he mentioned.
“You don’t all the time have to be win each sequence so as to win the World Cup. Constantly you want to get higher, you want to be examined. Want to fail to be taught that includes dropping which is a part of your journey,” Morgan mentioned.
India had misplaced to England by 31 runs in a high-scoring recreation through the 2019 World Cup when the 2 groups final confronted one another.
The Virat Kohli-led facet additionally misplaced their final bilateral sequence in mid-2018 throughout their tour of England.
The hosts additionally misplaced their earlier ODI sequence, to Australia, in December final yr.