December 28, 2017
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WI Vs NZ 1st T20 Match Prediction-Fantasy Team News

By Dheeraj Singh @thakurdrajsingh

West Indies Vs New Zealand 1st T20 Dream 11 Fantasy Team Predictions

After a clean sweep of the three-match ODI series, New Zealand would be eyeing on another clean sweep when they will host West Indies in the first T20 scheduled at Saxton Oval tomorrow. New Zealand won the first ODI by 5 wickets and later claimed the second ODI by 204 runs. The visitors proved out to be the worst side in the last ODI and lost by 66 runs under DLS Method. The hosts also swept the test series 2-0. SO now, they would be having an eye on complete whitewash in the T20 series. The WI Vs NZ match preview is listed below.

When and where:

Series- West Indies Tour of New Zealand

Venue- Saxton Oval, Nelson

Date and Time- 29 December 03:00 PM Local

Pitch Condition:

Nothing much can be said about the pitch. Moreover, the team bowling first has the more winning percentage.


Venue Stats:

Total matches – 09

Matches won batting first – 02

Matches won bowling first – 06

Average 1st Inns scores – 256

Average 2nd Inns scores – 253

Highest total recorded – 322/4 (48.1 Ov) by Ban vs Sco

Lowest total recorded – 184/10 (42.4 Ov) by Ban vs NZ

Highest score chased – 322/4 (48.1 Ov) by Ban vs Sco

Lowest score defended – 251/10 (50 Ov) by NZ vs Ban

WI Vs NZ Team News

West Indies-

  • Carlos Brathwaite will lead the visitors
  • Kieron Pollard has been replaced by Shimron Hetmyer
  • Ronsford Beaton will be replaced by Sheldon Cotterell

New Zealand-

  • Tim Southee will lead the Black Caps

WI Vs NZ Squad:

West Indies-

Chris Gayle, Carlos Brathwaite(c), Samuel Badree, Rayad Emrit, Chadwick Walton(w), Shimron Hetmyer, Andre Fletcher, Shai Hope, Rovman Powell, Jason Mohammed, Ashley Nurse, Kesrick Williams, Sheldon Cotterell, Jerome Taylor

New Zealand-

Tim Southee (c), Ross Taylor, Kane Williamson, Trent Boult, Colin Munro, Martin Guptill, Glenn Phillips (wk), Anaru Kitchen, Tom Bruce, Mitchell Santner, Lockie Ferguson, Doug Bracewell, Ish Sodhi, Matt Henry

WI Vs NZ Probable Playing 11:

WI Probable 11-

Chris Gayle, Carlos Brathwaite(c), Samuel Badree, Rayad Emrit, Chadwick Walton (w), Shimron Hetmyer, Andre Fletcher, Shai Hope, Rovman Powell, Jerome Taylor, Kesrick Williams

NZ Probable 11-

Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, Colin Munro, Martin Guptill, Glenn Phillips (wk), Anaru Kitchen, Tom Bruce, M Santner, L Ferguson, D Bracewell, Ish Sodhi/Matt Henry

Please note: The WI Vs NZ match preview listed here is based on our research and understanding. Please choose your own playing 11. Keep in mind to select the players from the squad only.

Key Players:

Carlos Brathwaite

Tim Southee

Lockie Ferguson

Mitchell Santner

Jerome Taylor

WI Vs NZ 1st T20 Match Prediction:-

Note: Kindly visit before the deadline to get the final update.

Dheeraj Singh @thakurdrajsingh

It might be a just another game for you, but for me, Cricket is something which I live for. From following cricket teams to keeping an eye on every new update in the cricketing world, I try to deliver the best and true I can in my every writing.

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