Belgium vs England, is the third-place encounter between European nations and also the second meet between the two. Talking of one side England, they had played energetically so far with two defeats on their side. These were by Belgium and Croatia. They beat Tunisia, Panama and Sweden while played one draw to Colombia. And, final defeat to Croatia in Semi-final by 1-2.
England vs India, the very first ODI is today. We will witness the tough competition between Three Lions and The Blue Tigers. In one side if there is fierce captain than in other side we see a calm and quiet captain. Both natures are opposite but, play positive.
Croatia vs England, the 2nd and last semi of FIFA 2018. Both teams have shown positive game till now by knocking of good teams in Quarterfinals. Now, is to see who will be the tonight match winner securing the final stage. For England, Harry Maguire signs the deal in Quarterfinal against Sweden (2-0) and lift his team to victory. Whereas Croatia was all held by goalkeeper Danijel Subasic, who played through the pain to help beat Russia in the quarter-finals. If he is not there that day, Croatia would be out of tournament. They beat hosts Russia in 4-3 penalty shootout.
France vs Belgium, the first Semifinal of FIFA 2018 will be a must watch game of the tournament. Out of 32 teams only 8 are left now. From the beginning, France played very beautifully and execute every match giving a fulfillment of enjoying. It did not lose any match of the tournament but, its one Group match ends as a draw against Denmark. This European team deals with best team of the world in Knockouts but turns the destiny in own court. They defeat Argentina and Uruguay by 4-3 and 2-0 respectively in Knockouts.
England vs India, the third and Final T-20 match of the Vitality series. The three match series is leveled 1-1. Both teams won one-one match. First match was won by India with 8 wickets remaining and second match was triumph by Englishmen by 5 wickets.
Folks! It is Australia vs Pakistan Final T20 International match today. The final of the T-20 Tri-series has been decided. There were total of 6 matches played between 3 teams, of which, each team played two matches with each other. The first match of the series was played between Zimbabwe and Pakistan. Pakistan won by 74 runs. The series has been scheduled in Zimbabwe. Talking about Today’s big match, both final teams has played extraordinary. Their performances with bat as well as bowl is astonishing. Australian captain Aaron Finch hit his and T-20I highest score of 172 demolishing his old record of 156. He scored this innings against Zimbabwe by hitting 10 6’s and 16 4’s.
Russia vs Croatia, the last game of the last 8. Both Russia and Croatia came forward to Quarterfinals backed by the penalty shootout. Russia’s 4-3 win over Spain and Croatia’s 3-2 win over Denmark proved that the opposite teams have fought well till the 120 mins. But, luck was in court of Russia and Croatia. Now they will meet face-to-face and it will be a watchful moment to see whose luck will prosper. Both have met only on three previous occasions where the two sides played out two raging scoreless draw. And, the third occasion end in 3-1 Croatian win in Rostov-On-Don in 2015.
Sweden vs England is the second last match of Quarter-finals in FIFA 2018. Both have only one chance to enter the last 4. The latest team news is Sweden will miss its best defender Mikael Lustig as he suspended after getting yellow card against Switzerland. In Quarter-finals, England took help of penalty shootout to enter the last 8 and defeat Colombia by 4-3. Whereas, Sweden wins over Swiss by 1-0 to enter the last 8. This will be the first time England and Sweden face each other in a World Cup knockout stage match. In World Cup history, the two have played to a couple of draws in the group stage: 1-1 in 2002 and 2-2 in 2006.
Following the 2nd T-20 International of the series, England and India will clash once again. On Tuesday, Indians beat the Englishmen by 8 wickets at Old Trafford. David Willey, England all-rounder is displeased with Indian bowler Bhuvaneshwar Kumar’s unpleasant behavior. In the last match, Kumar stopped while delivering the ball to Willey in the last over. Of which, Willey questions India’s tactics. He says it is not the spirit of Cricket. Firstly it was done by Kuldeep Yadav while bowling to Butler. Meanwhile, KL Rahul, Indian batsman, cover up by saying ” In a T-20 game, it is very limited that bowlers do not make mistake. So, to don’t make mistake it is fair for them to do these tactics.”
It is the Final Eight of FIFA 2018. Tonight’s second match is also between South American nation and European nation i.e., Brazil vs Belgium. Seven goals were shared between France and Argentina on Saturday in Kazan. Tonight match is also in the same arena. Will it be a fourth penalty shootout match of the FIFA World Cup 2018? Wait to see! It will be Lukaku vs Neymar today. Forward to Belgium, the team has already beaten England by 1-0 in Group stage. They have a strong belief that they can win. Prior to today’s meeting, both have met in 2002 World Cup where Belgium were defeated by Brazil in 2-0 quarter-finals match. If Belgium wins today, it will be a record fifth win in any World Cup.