AUS-W vs NZ-W Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, and Pitch Report for of CWG Cricket 2022
Australia Women have defeated New Zealand in four of the last five T20I matches.
Updated - Aug 6, 2022 6:14 pm
AUS-W vs NZ-W Team Preview:
Australia Women (AUS-W) will be facing rivals New Zealand Women (NZ-W) in the 2nd semi-final match of the 2022 Commonwealth Games at Edgbaston in Birmingham on Saturday. Australia Women beat Pakistan Women by 44 runs in their last Group B fixture to top the group with six points. For Australia, Tahlia McGrath scored the highest 78 runs and took three wickets.
New Zealand Women lost their last Group A match against England by a big margin of 7 wickets but had already qualified for the semi-final clash. They were restricted to just 71 runs while batting first with Maddy Green scoring the highest 19 runs. Amelia Kerr took 2 wickets but England easily chased down the target with seven wickets and 9.2 overs remaining.
AUS-W vs NZ-W Match Details:
Australia Women vs New Zealand Women, 2nd Semi-Final
Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham
Date & Time: 6th August at 10:30 PM IST and 6:00 PM Local
Live Streaming: Sony LIV
AUS-W vs NZ-W, 2nd Semi-Final Pitch Report:
The pitch at Edgbaston is well balanced for both batters and bowlers but the latter are getting good help in this tournament. New Zealand managed to score only 71 runs in the last match and are likely to struggle again if they get to bat first against a strong Australian bowling unit.
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AUS-W vs NZ-W, 2nd Semi-Final Probable Playing XIs:
Alyssa Healy (wk), Beth Mooney, Meg Lanning (c), Tahlia McGrath, Rachael Haynes, Ashleigh Gardner, Grace Harris, Jess Jonassen, Alana King, Megan Schutt, Darcie Brown.
New Zealand Women:
Sophie Devine (c), Suzie Bates, Amelia Kerr, Maddy Green, Brooke Halliday, Hayley Jensen, Izzy Gaze (wk), Lea Tahuhu, Hannah Rowe, Rosemary Mair, Fran Jonas.
Top Picks for AUS-W vs NZ-W Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Australia Women
The highest-ranked Australian bowler has taken 5 wickets in 3 matches at an average of 11 and an economy rate of 5.5 in this tournament.
Australian opening batter returned to her best with an unbeaten 70 runs off 49 balls knock against Pakistan Women in the last match. She will be a good captaincy choice on Saturday.
Top Picks – New Zealand Women
The star Kiwi opener is leading the scoring charts in this tournament with 131 runs in 3 matches at an average of 65.5 and a strike rate of 125.96 so far.
New Zealand skipper scored 48 runs and took 3 wickets in the opening match but has failed to take any wickets in the last two matches.
AUS-W vs NZ-W Must Picks Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
|Player||Statistics (This Tournament)||Dream11 Points|
|Tahlia McGrath||92 runs & 6 wickets||359 points|
|Alana King||5 wickets||238 points|
|Suzie Bates||131 runs||192 points|
|Amelia Kerr||30 runs & 4 wickets||174 points|
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for AUS-W vs NZ-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Alyssa Healy, Beth Mooney, Suzie Bates, Meg Lanning, Sophie Devine (vc), Amelia Kerr, Tahlia McGrath (c), Alana King, Jess Jonassen, Hanna Rowe, Fran Jonas.
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for AUS-W vs NZ-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Alyssa Healy, Beth Mooney (c), Meg Lanning, Suzie Bates (vc), Maddy Green, Sophie Devine, Amelia Kerr, Tahlia McGrath, Alana King, Megan Schutt, Hannah Rowe.
AUS-W vs NZ-W Risky Captaincy Choices:
The star Australian opening batter is struggling for a big score lately with just 39 runs in her last five matches, including four runs against Pakistan in the last match.
The middle-order batter managed to score only one run off nine balls in the last match and has scored just 23 runs in this tournament so far. She has good numbers in ODI cricket but is yet to make an impact in T20I cricket.
Players you should avoid:
The youngster took two wickets in the first two matches but didn’t get a chance to bowl in the last match. She has taken just two wickets in her last five overall matches.