AUS vs WI Match Prediction T20 2021

 

Australia and West Indies will be playing the 38th match of the T20 World Cup 2021 on Saturday at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. The game will be starting at 3:30 PM (IST), and you can catch the live streaming of the same on Disney+ Hotstar.

Both the teams placed in Group 1 will be playing their last game of the 2021 T20 World Cup. Australia walks into this match after playing against Bangladesh. At the same time, West Indies' previous match was against Sri Lanka.

It will be the second game for both the teams at this venue. Australia played the first match against South Africa on 23rd October. West Indies played their first match against Sri Lanka on 4th November. This article contains today match playing 11, today pitch report, today's weather report, today cricket match prediction, and fantasy cricket tips & tricks. Do read it until the end to know more about today's T20 World Cup match and the tournament.

AUS vs WI Head to Head

Australia and West Indies have played a total of 16 T20Is against each other. Australia has won six games, while West Indies has won ten games. West Indies has an edge over Australia in the WI vs AUS head to head results.

In July 2021, West Indies and Australia played a five-match series. West Indies won the series by a margin of 4-1. Australia won the fourth match of the series by a mere margin of four runs. It was Australia’s first win against West Indies since September 2012. Chris Gayle is the leading run-scorer in AUS vs WI T20Is. He has made 405 runs in 13 matches at an average of 33.75 and a strike rate of 155.17. Gayle has hit five half-centuries against Australia in T20Is.

Hayden Walsh Jr is the leading wicket-taker. He has picked 12 wickets in five matches at an average of 11.67, an economy of seven, and a strike rate of 10. All his wickets came in the last T20I series between both teams.

AUS vs WI Today Playing 11

Australia playing 11 

David Warner, Aaron Finch (c), Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade (wk), Pat Cummins, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Adam Zampa

West Indies playing 11 

Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Roston Chase, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Kieron Pollard (c), Andre Russell, Jason Holder, Dwayne Bravo, Akeal Hosein, Ravi Rampaul

AUS vs WI Today Match Fantasy Team Suggestion

  • Batters: Steven Smith, Aaron Finch, Evin Lewis
  • Wicketkeeper: Nicholas Pooran
  • All-rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Jason Holder, Roston Chase
  • Bowlers: Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Pat Cummins, Akeal Hosein

You can pick Roston Chase or Adam Zampa as the captain of your T20 WC match. You can select Jason Holder or Glenn Maxwell as the vice-captain of today T20 match.

Pitch Report Today Match

Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi is a low-scoring ground. The average 1st innings score in T20Is at this ground is 139, while the average 2nd innings total is 127. In the last game on this ground between Pakistan and Namibia, Pakistan posted a total of 189 runs for the loss of two wickets in 20 overs. Pakistan won the match after restricting Namibia to a total of 144 runs.

The pacers have performed poorly on this ground, and the spinners have taken the limelight. Hence, spinners are likely to get a good amount of turn from the cricket pitch. The pitch gets slower as the match progresses, so it's easier to score runs on this venue when the power play overs are underway.

Weather Report Today

The upcoming AUS vs WI match will be played on 6th November at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. The game will be played during the afternoon. Weather reports from various websites show that on 6th November, the temperature of Dubai will be about 32° during the day and 24° at night. The sky is clear with only a 1% chance of rain. The humidity level will be about 50%. The cloud cover will be around 2%.

AUS vs WI Match Prediction Today

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