Nasser Hussain, the former England captain says that the England team has lot of chances to defeat Sri Lanka in the coming second test matches but it will be a different Kettle of fish while facing India.
The test match in Sri Lanka will begins in January 14 at Galle and after completing this test match they will flew to play against India.
The 4 test match series of England will begins in February 5 and it will be conducted before the 5 T20Is and 3 ODIs. Hussain advice the England spinners to follow the performance of the tour in 2012 .Under the guide of Alastair Cook the England won the test series for 2-1. In that tour the England great players Graeme Swann and Monty Panesar took 20 and 17 test wickets respectively.
The England Captain Joe Root must score bulk amount of runs to overcome India. It was the different kettle of fish when compared with Sri Lanka. Hussain reports the MailSport, “I’m sure that England has the ability to overcome Sri Lanka but facing India will be a different Kettle of fish”.
Following David Gower in 2012 Alastair Cook won the tour against India but not much England’s team defeated India.
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“England spinners must follow what Graeme Swann and Monty Panesar did in the tour if they want to win over India”.
The England team needs the powerful pace of Jofra Archer, Mark Wood or Olly Stone to defeat Australia.
He added that, “Joe Root, the England captain will accept the victory in case there is no runs or he need more runs if he fails the game but the toughest destination is losing the test match by unable to catch the big runs”.
“The England captain can score big runs and make this win a great turning point of this year”.
The first 2 test matches will be held at Chennai and the next 2 will conduct at Ahmedabad.