Description Of The Match:-

This ICC Championship match will be played between NZW vs INW.  This is the second T20I match of three-match series. NZW won the first match comfortably.

 

The full squad of New Zealand Women (NZW)

Amy Satterthwaite ©, Suzie Bates, Bernadine Bezuidenhout, Sophie Devine, Katie Gurrey, Hayley Jensen, Leigh Kasperek, Amelia Kerr, Frankie MacKay, Katey Martin, Rosemary Mair, Hannah Rowe, Lea Tahuhu, Anna Peterson, Maddy green

The full squad of India Women (INW)

Harmanpreet Kaur(c), Smriti Mandhana, Mithali Raj, Jemimah Rodrigues, Deepti Sharma, Taniya Bhatia, Poonam Yadav, Radha Yadav, Anuja Patil, Ekta Bisht, Dayalan Hemalatha, Mansi Joshi, Arundhati Reddy, Shikha Pandey, Priya Punia

Updated News of New Zealand Women (NZW)

  1. Bernadine Bezuidenhout has been ruled out of the T20 series. NZW added Anna Peterson in the place of her.
  2. Frankie MacKay also injured. NZW added Maddy green in the place of her.
  3. The second highest run-scorer in the Women Super Smash T20 Caitlin Gurrey has also included in the squad. She is a clean striking opening batsman.
  4. Right-arm fast medium bowler Rosemary Mair also has included in the squad. She is very consistent with the ball. She took at least one wicket in every match of  Women Super Smash.
  5. Suzie Bates, Amy Satterthwaite, Sophie Devine, Amelia Kerr & Leigh Kasperek are the key players in NZW team.
  6. Amy Satterthwaite will lead the team.
  7. Main Batters –Suzie Bates, Amy Satterthwaite ©, Katey Martin, Caitlin Gurrey
  8. Main Fast Bowlers – Lea Tahuhu (right-arm fast medium), Rosemary Mair (right-arm fast medium)
  9. Main Spinners – Leigh Kasperek (off-spin),
  10. Main All-rounders- Sophie Devine (right-arm fast medium), Amelia Kerr (leg-spin), 
  11. Opener – Suzie Bates, Sophie Devine

Updated News of India Women (INW)

  1. India were 102 for 1 while chasing a target of 160. After Mandhana down India loses nine wickets for 34 runs.
  2. Smriti Mandhana hit the fastest T20 half-century off 24 balls for India.
  3. India left out Mithali Raj in the last match. According to Indian captain Harmanpreet Kaur, they want to give opportunities to young players.
  4. Harmanpreet Kaur will lead the team.
  5. Main Batters – Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur, Taniya Bhatia(w), Jemimah Rodrigues, Priya Punia
  6. Main Fast Bowlers – Arundhati Reddy (right-arm fast medium)
  7. Main Spinners – Poonam Yadav (leg-spin), Radha Yadav (left-arm orthodox),
  8. Main All-rounders- Deepti Sharma (off-spin), Anuja Patil (off-spin) (slightly risky)
  9. Opener – Smriti Mandhana, Priya Punia

Comparison of Teams

  1. In WK Katey Martin & Taniya Bhatia both are the good options. Katey Martin is slightly better.

Pitch Report :

This match will be played at Eden Park, Auckland. The pitch is flat and boundaries are short. So expect lots of runs.

T20I matches data at Eden Park, Auckland  –

Total matches    17
Matches won batting first    9
Matches won bowling first    6
Average 1st Inns scores    172
Average 2nd Inns scores    149
Highest total recorded    245/5 (18.5 Ov) by AUS vs NZ
Lowest total recorded    107/10 (14.5 Ov) by NZ vs RSA
Highest score chased    245/5 (18.5 Ov) by AUS vs NZ
Lowest score defended    165/7 (20 Ov) by RSA vs NZ

Expected 11 of New Zealand Women (NZW) (In the sequence of batting order)-

Suzie Bates, Sophie Devine, Caitlin Gurrey, Amy Satterthwaite(c), Katey Martin(w), Anna Peterson/Maddy green, Leigh Kasperek, Amelia Kerr, Hannah Rowe/Hayley Jensen, Lea Tahuhu, Rosemary Mair,

Expected 11 of India Women (INW) (In the sequence of batting order)-

Priya Punia, Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur(c), Dayalan Hemalatha, Anuja Patil, Arundhati Reddy, Deepti Sharma, Taniya Bhatia(w), Radha Yadav, Poonam Yadav,

C and VC Options-

  1. Sophie Devine,
  2. Leigh Kasperek,
  3. Suzie Bates,
  4. Amy Satterthwaite,
  5. Smriti Mandhana,
  6. Harmanpreet Kaur,
  7. Deepti Sharma

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