NZ-W vs SA-W: New Zealand Women will lock horns against South Africa Women in Match 3 of the Women’s T20 Commonwealth Games, 2022 on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at Edgbaston, Birmingham.
New Zealand failed to reach the semi-finals of the latest edition of the ODI World Cup. The likes of Sophie Devine and Amelia Kerr will hold the key for them. Sophie Devine, Amelia Kerr and Lea Tahuhu will be the players to look out for the Black Caps.
South Africa, on the other hand, qualified for the semi-finals of the World Cup, but failed to win the title. They have recently lost the limited-overs series against England. Shabnim Ismail, Chloe Tryon and Laura Wolvaardt are the key players for the Proteas Women.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats and dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 3 of the Women’s T20 Commonwealth Games, 2022.
NZ-W vs SA-W Match Details
- Match: New Zealand Women vs South Africa Women, Match 3
- Date: Saturday, July 30, 2022
- Time: 3:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham
The surface at Edgbaston is battery-friendly. The quick bowlers will enjoy bowling here in the initial hours and as the game progresses, batting will become easy. This pitch has a 160 first-inning average and the chasing sides have won the majority of games here.
NZ-W vs SA-W Probable Playing XI
New Zealand Women Playing XI
Sophie Devine (C), Jessica McFadyen (WK), Maddy Green, Jess Kerr, Brooke Halliday, Suzie Bates, Goergia Plimmer, Hannah Rowe, Lea Tahuhu, Rosemary Mair, Amelia Kerr.
South Africa Women Playing XI
Sune Luus (C), Sinalo Jafta (WK), Laura Wolvaardt, Masabata Klaas, Shabnim Ismail, Nadine de Klerk, Anneke Bosch/ Tazmin Brits, Mignon du Preez, Chloe Tryon, Ayabonga Khaka, Lara Goodall.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches is 140 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 2
- Matches Lost: 2
- Draw/No Result/Abandoned: 1
New Zealand Women & South Africa Women Last 5 Matches Stats
NZ-W vs SA-W Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (T20I Career)|
|Sophie Devine||2592 Runs & 98 Wickets|
|Amelia Kerr||41 Wickets & 234 Runs|
|Mignon du Preez||1778 Runs|
|Chloe Tryon||816 Runs|
|Laura Wolvaardt||707 Runs|
NZ-W vs SA-W Captaincy Picks
- Sophie Devine
- Amelia Kerr
- Laura Wolvaardt
NZ-W vs SA-W Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Jessica McFadyen
- Batsmen: Suzie Bates, Maddy Green, Laura Wolvaardt
- All-Rounders: Amelia Kerr, Sophie Devine, Chloe Tryon, Nadine de Klerk
- Bowlers: Lea Tahuhu, Hayley Jensen, Ayabonga Khaka
- Captain: Amelia Kerr
- Vice-Captain: Laura Wolvaardt
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Sinola Jafta
- Batsmen: Laura Wolvaardt, Maddy Green,Lara Goodall
- All-Rounders: Sophie Devine, Chloe Tryon, Amelia Kerr, Nadine de Klerk
- Bowlers: Hannah Rowe, Lea Tahuhu, Shabnim Ismail
- Captain: Sophie Devine
- Vice-Captain: Amelia Kerr
Probable Winner Of The Match
New Zealand Women are 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.