AU-W vs NZ-W Dream11 Prediction: Australia Women vs New Zealand Women – 2 March 2020 (Melbourne)
Australia Women will take on New Zealand Women in the League Match of ICC WOMEN’S T20 WORLD CUP 05 which will be played at the Junction Oval in Melbourne. This game is a virtual quarter-final for both the teams, the winner of this game will qualify for the Semi-Finals. Only India defeated both the teams in the league stage. Both Australia and New Zealand possess very decent squads and we can expect a mouth-watering contest.
Pitch Report – This pitch is again expected to be on the slower side. Spinners will have a role in this game and the winning captain would certainly like to bat first.
Match Details :
Time:- 9.30 AM, Live on Star Sports Network
Probable XI for both sides:-
Australia Women – Alyssa Healy, Beth Mooney, Ashleigh Gardner, Meg Lanning, Ellyse Perry, Rachael Haynes, Annabel Sutherland, Jess Jonassen, Nicola Carey, Georgia Wareham, Megan Schutt.
New Zealand Women – Rachel Priest, Sophie Devine, Suzie Bates, Maddy Green, Katey Martin, Amelia Kerr, Hayley Jensen, Anna Paterson, Leigh Kasperek, Lea Tahuhu, Rosemary Mair.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Alyssa Healy, Sophie Devine, Amelia Kerr, Jess Jonassen, and Megan Schutt..
AU-W vs NZ-W Dream11 Wicket-Keepers
A.Healy (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our team as she is one of the wicket-keeper around the world and she is the 4th highest run-scorer of this competition.
AU-W vs NZ-W Dream11 Batsmen
The batting duo of A.Gardner (Price 9) and B.Mooney (Price 9.5) will be our batters from Australia. Both of them are one of the batters from the Australian side. Mooney will be expected to give Australia a very good start to the Aussies whereas Gardner is a very solid batter at number 3. These both are picked by the majority of the people too.
M.Green (Price 8) will be our batter from the New Zealand side. She has been a wonderful middle-order batter for the Kiwis and will be a very good pick at this price.
Dream XI All-Rounders
J.Jonassen (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from the Australian side. Jonassen has been a brilliant wicket-taker for the Australian side and these slow pitches are helping her spin bowling too.
The trio of S.Devine (Price 11.5), A.Kerr (Price 9.5), and H.Jensen (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounders from the Kiwis. Devine has been absolutely top-notch for the Kiwis with her batting and bowling, she is one of the best players of the Tournament. Kerr and Jensen have also been very good and have earned a lot of fantasy points this season, these are picked by the majority of the people and must be picked in the small-league teams.
Dream XI Bowlers
L.Tahuhu (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from the New Zealand side. Tahuhu is a very talented and experienced bowler and will be eager to take wickets in this all-important game.
M.Schutt (Price 9) and N.Carey (Price 8) will be our pick from the Australian side. Schutt has been a constant performer of Australia in the last year whereas Carey was also very good in the last game.
Match Prediction: Australia Women will be the favourites to win this game as they are a quality side and have all their bases covered.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Sophie Devine, Alyssa Healy, and Amelia Kerr.
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
All the captain’s pick + B.Mooney & J.Jonassen
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SportsRush Small League Dream XI Team
Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.