The England Women will square off against New Zealand Women in a three-match T20I series, starting from 1st September 2021.
New Zealand Women have played their last T20I against the Australian Women finished it with the scoreline 1-1. England Women, on the other hand will be high on confidence as they defeated India Women by 2-1 in their previous T20I series. Both sides have some good players in their squad and will be looking to kick off this series on a winning note.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and dream11 fantasy team predictions for the 1st T20I of the New Zealand Women Tour of England 2021 on Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
EN-W vs NZ-W Match Details
- Match: England Women vs New Zealand Women, 1st T20I
- Date: Wednesday, September 1, 2021
- Time: 11:00 PM (IST)
- Venue: County Ground, Chelmsford
The surface at County Ground, Chelmsford will assist both batters and bowlers. The slow bowlers have found success in the recent T20 matches and they can expect turn as well. It’s a 140-150 kind of a wicket and it’s better to bat first after winning the toss.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 162 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
England Women & New Zealand Women Recent Form
EN-W vs NZ-W Probable Playing XI
England Women Playing XI
Heather Knight (C), Tammy Beaumont (WK), Sophie Ecclestone, Anya Shrubsole, Amy Jones, Sophia Dunkley, Nat Sciver, Sarah Glenn, Danielle Wyatt, Natasha Farrant, Katherine Brunt.
New Zealand Women Playing XI
Sophie Devine (C), Katey Martin (WK), Maddy Green, Hayley Jensen, Jess Kerr, Amy Satterthwaite, Leigh Kasperek, Lea Tahuhu, Suzie Bates, Lauren Down, Hannah Rowe.
EN-W vs NZ-W Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (T20I Carrer)|
|Sophie Devine||2474 Runs & 94 Wickets|
|Suzie Bates||3301 Runs|
|Anya Shrubsole||102 Wickets|
|Danielle Wyatt||1798 Runs|
|Amy Satterthwaite||1717 Runs|
EN-W vs NZ-W Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Amy Jones, Katey Martin
- Batsmen: Tammy Beaumont, Danielle Wyatt, Suzie Bates, Amy Satterthwaite
- All-Rounders: Heather Knight, Sophie Devine
- Bowlers: Sophie Ecclestone, Anya Shrubsole, H Rowe
- Captain: Danielle Wyatt
- Vice-Captain: Sophie Devine
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Amy Jones
- Batsmen: Danielle Wyatt, Suzie Bates, Amy Satterthwaite, Sophia Dunkley
- All-Rounders: Heather Knight, Nat Sciver, Sophie Devine
- Bowlers: Anya Shrubsole, L Kasperek, Sarah Glenn
- Captain: Suzie Bates
- Vice-Captain: Danielle Wyatt
EN-W vs NZ-W Probable Winner
England 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.