Pre-match review New Zealand Vs Australia (3rd T20I):-
NZW vs AUSW 3rd T20I is in the situation of a tie (1-1) right now. The third T20I will be played on Thursday, April 01, 2021, at 7:30 AM (IST). The venue for the 3rd T20I will be Eden Park, Auckland. The team winning the 3rd T20I will be the team winning the T20I series.
NZW vs AUSW 3rd T20I | New Zealand Women:-
After winning the 2nd T20I, the home side has managed to equalize the series by 1-1. NZW will be led by Amy Satterthwaite as the captain. New Zealand Women maintained to win the 2nd T20I with 4 wickets left. Frances Mackay 46(39), 2-20, and Amelia Kerr 36(33) helped NZW to equalize the series.
In the 3rd T20I, Frances Mackay will be the key player to watch from the New Zealand Women side. Amelia Kerr and Amy Satterthwaite can also give some problems to the Australian Women’s side.
NZW vs AUSW 3rd T20I | Australia Women:-
After winning the 1st T20I, the team was looking very confident in the T20I series. But, in the 2nd ODI, the home side suppressed them and manage to equalize the series. In the decider, Australians are always tough to deal with. Australian Women’s team will be led by Meg Lanning as the captain.
Ashleigh Gardner might be the key performer for the Australia Women side in the 3rd T20. Australian Women’s team will also expect some runs from their star performers like Beth Mooney and Meg Lanning.
New Zealand Women Probable XI:-
Frances Mackay, Hayley Jensen, Amy Satterthwaite (c), Amelia Kerr, Katey Martin (wk), Maddy Green, Brooke Halliday, Hannah Rowe, Thamsyn Newton, Jess Kerr, Rosemary Mair.
Australia Women Probable XI:-
Beth Mooney, Alyssa Healy (wk), Meg Lanning (c), Rachael Haynes, Ashleigh Gardner, Ellyse Perry, Nicola Carey, Georgia Wareham, Jess Jonassen, Megan Schutt, Darcie Brown.
Player to watch for:-
- Ashleigh Gardner (Australia)
- Beth Mooney (Australia)
- Meg Lanning (Australia)
- Amy Satterthwaite (New Zealand)
- Frances Mackay (New Zealand)
- Amelia Kerr (New Zealand)
Toss and Pitch prediction:-
The pitch of Eden Park, Auckland has a surplus amount of seam, the average score on this pitch batting first is 170. A total of 23 T20I has been played here and the team batting first has more chance of winning the game. Therefore, the captain winning the toss should opt to bowl first and chase a definite run total.
Aussies are always tough to play when it comes to the decider game. But, the New Zealand women team will take the home advantage to win the series. Both the team will give their best to win the series which will reflect into a beautiful game of cricket.