AU-W vs IN-W: The Indian Women’s team is on a tour of Australia for a three-match ODI series followed by a one Test match and three T20 Internationals.
The tour starts with the One Day International between the two sides. The first match of the series will be played on September 21, Tuesday at the Great Barrier Reef Arena in Mackay.
Australia Women are currently sitting at the top of the ODI team rankings by the International Cricket Council (ICC) with 164 rating points from 18 matches. India Women, on the other hand, is currently sitting at the fourth position in the tally with 110 points from 23 matches.
Australia Women will be the clear favourite in the match. They last played an ODI back in April 2021 against New Zealand and won the series 3-0. They will look to maintain that dominance in the 50-over game.
India Women, on the other hand, played their last ODI against England and lost the series 2-1. They will look to make a comeback in the One Day Internationals and turn the table this time around.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and dream11 fantasy team predictions for the 1st ODI of the India Women Tour of Australia 2021 on Tuesday, September 21, 2021.
AU-W vs IN-W Match Details
- Match: Australia Women vs India Women, 1st ODI
- Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2021
- Time: 5:35 AM (IST)
- Venue: Ray Mitchell Oval, Harrup Park, Mackay
The pitch at Ray Mitchell Oval, Harrup Park is relatively unknown as not many matches have been played at this venue recently. We need to watch at least a match or two before predicting its behaviour.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 225 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 test matches played at this venue.
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- No Result/Abandoned: 0
Australia Women & India Women Recent Form
AU-W vs IN-W Probable Playing XI
Australia Women Playing XI
Meg Lanning (C), Alyssa Healy (WK), Ashleigh Gardner, Beth Mooney, Ellyse Perry, Annabel Sutherland, Georgia Wareham, Nicola Carey, Darcie Brown, Tahlia McGrath, Rachael Haynes.
India Women Playing XI
Mithali Raj (C), Taniya Bhatia (WK), Smriti Mandhana, Shikha Pandey, Jhulan Goswami, Poonam Yadav, Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma, Deepti Sharma, Richa Ghosh, Sneh Rana.
AU-W vs IN-W Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (ODI Carrer)|
|Alyssa Healy||1927 Runs|
|Meg Lanning||3925 Runs & 1 Wicket|
|Rachael Haynes||1937 Runs & 7 Wickets|
|Mithali Raj||7304 Runs & 8 Wickets|
|Smriti Mandhana||2253 Runs|
AU-W vs IN-W Captaincy Picks
- Mithali Raj
- Ellyse Perry
- Deepti Sharma
AU-W vs IN-W Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Alyssa Healy, Taniya Bhatia
- Batsmen: Meg Lanning, Beth Mooney, Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma
- All-Rounders: Ellyse Perry, Deepti Sharma
- Bowlers: Molly Strano, Jhulan Goswami, Sophie Molineux
- Captain: Ellyse Perry
- Vice-Captain: Deepti Sharma
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Alyssa Healy
- Batsmen: Mithali Raj, Beth Mooney, Smriti Mandhana, Rachael Haynes, Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma
- All-Rounders: Ellyse Perry
- Bowlers: Jhulan Goswami, Shikha Pandey, Georgia Wareham
- Captain: Mithali Raj
- Vice-Captain: Ellyse Perry
AU-W vs IN-W Probable Winner
India Women is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.