New Delhi. The fifth and final Test of the 5 Test series (IND vs ENG Manchester Test) will be played between India and England at Old Trafford in Manchester from Friday. After winning the last Test at the Oval by 157 runs, Team India took a 2-1 lead in the series. Under such circumstances, there will be pressure on the return of the host England. At the same time, after winning this Test, Virat Kohli will be looking to win the series in England after 14 years. Under the captaincy of Rahul Dravid, India last defeated England at 200 home. This time Team India is on the verge of repeating the same history. However, it needs to support the weather.
Talking about the weather for the next 5 days in Manchester, the rain could become a villain (IND vs. ENG Manchester weather forecast). In a sense, it would be a good thing for Team India. Because the rain affected the 2 day game and if the match remains a draw, then Team India will win the series 2-1. Looking at the weather in Manchester in the next few days, Team India’s victory is visible. There is a 50% chance of rain in Manchester on the first day of the match i.e. Friday. It may rain especially in the morning.
At the same time, there is a possibility of thunder and rain in the afternoon. At the same time the sky will be cloudy throughout the day. In such a situation, the game is likely to be affected due to the weather on the first day.
IND vs. ENG, Manchester Weather Forecast: There will be some weather in Manchester for the first 2 days. (AccuWeather.com)
It may rain for the first two days in Manchester
According to Accuweather.com, the weather is expected to remain the same on Saturday, the second day of the Manchester Test. Even on this day the sky will be cloudy all day and there may be occasional rain. In such a situation the role of toss in this test will also be very important. Because if the condition is like this, then the team will want to bowl first after winning the toss. However, the good thing is that the chances of rain on the third and fourth day are very low. But the clouds will continue to hide and the sun will rarely shine.
Rain could disrupt the Manchester Test
At the same time, on September 14, the last day of the Test match, the rain could become a villain. Because the probability of rain on this day is 73 percent. In such a situation, the last day’s game may be affected due to the weather. Temperatures can range from 16 to 20 degrees all five days. Nottingham also failed to score a single ball on the last day due to rain and India had to be content with a draw despite being in a strong position. The same situation is seen in Manchester.
IND vs ENG, Manchester Weather Forecast: There is a possibility of rain on the last day of the Manchester Test. (Accuweather.com)
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The possibility of rain in Manchester could also affect Team India’s playing-11. But captain Virat Kohli rarely changed the formula of landing with fast John fast bowler. Jaspreet Bumrah could be rested for this Test. In his place, Mohammad Shami can take charge of fast bowling. Umesh Yadav and Shardul Tagore are also expected to play as their partners.
Mohammad Siraj will also get a place in Playing-11. As a spinner, you can choose between Rabindra Jadeja and R Ashwin. Ashwin has not played a single Test in the series so far. In such a situation, Kohli can give him a chance.
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