New Zealand lost their recent five-match T20I series against Bangladesh by 3-2 whereas Australia also lost their last five-match T20I series against Bangladesh by 4-1. However, the conditions in Dubai will be completely contrasting to what they faced in Bangladesh.
The recent IPL matches will surely help them in the competition. Both sides have some quality players who will be looking to unleash the best inside them.
Devon Conway, Kane Williamson, James Neesham, Trent Boult and Lockie Furguson will be the players to watch out for Kiwis while Aaron Finch, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell and Mitchell Starc are the key players for Australia.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats, updates and dream11 predictions and fantasy cricket tips for Warm-Up Match 11 of the ICC T20 World Cup, 2021.
NZ vs AUS Match Details
- Match: New Zealand vs Australia, Warm-Up Match 11
- Date: Monday, October 18, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: ICC Academy Ground No.2, Dubai
NZ vs AUS Pitch Report
The wicket offers equal assistance for both batters and bowlers. The batters can play the shots on the rise and whereas quick bowlers can make the most of the conditions. Anything over 170 is a defendable total on this wicket.
NZ vs AUS Squads
New Zealand Squad
Kane Williamson (C), Tim Seifert (WK), Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Mitchell Santner, Mark Chapman, Ish Sodhi, Todd Astle, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Trent Boult, Daryl Mitchell, Kyle Jamieson, Devon Conway.
Aaron Finch (C), Matthew Wade, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Kane Richardson, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Swepson, Adam Zampa, Steve Smith, David Warner, Ashton Agar, Josh Hazlewood, Marcus Stoinis, Josh Inglis, Mitchell Marsh.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 160 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 4
- Matches Lost: 1
- No Result/Abandoned: 0
NZ vs AUS Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Kane Williamson||1805 Runs & 6 Wickets|
|Glenn Maxwell||1780 Runs & 31 Wickets|
|David Warner||2265 Runs|
|Mitchell Marsh||700 Runs & 15 Wickets|
|Devon Conway||473 Runs|
NZ vs AUS Captaincy Picks
- Glenn Maxwell
- Devon Conway
- Kane Williamson
NZ vs AUS Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Tim Seifert
- Batsmen: David Warner, Aaron Finch, Devon Conway, Kane Williamson
- All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh, Jimmy Neesham
- Bowlers: Josh Hazlewood, Kane Richardson, Trent Boult
- Captain: Glenn Maxwell
- Vice-Captain: Kane Williamson
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Matthew Wade
- Batsmen: Steve Smith, Devon Conway, Kane Williamson, Martin Guptill
- All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh
- Bowlers: Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Kyle Jamieson, Ish Sodhi
- Captain: Devon Conway
- Vice-Captain: Mitchell Marsh
Probable Winner Of The Match
Australia 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.