NZ vs WI, The 1st T20I New Zealand vs West Indies 2020 both teams will face each other on 27th of November. West Indies vs New Zealand will be played at Eden Park, Auckland. WI vs NZ will start at 11:30 AM (IST), 06:00 AM (GMT), 07:00 PM (Local) on Friday, November 27.
Both teams are facing each other in T20’s after almost 3 years. The last time they have played against each other on 1st March 2018. Now they will face each other on Friday, November 27, 2020.
Both teams have faced each other in T20’s almost 13 times. New Zealand has won 7 matches out of 13 and the West Indies have won 5 times in T20’s against New Zealand.
Match: 1st T20I, New Zealand vs West Indies
Date: Friday 27th Nov 2020
Time: 06:00 AM GMT, 11:30 PM IST, 11:00 PM PST
Venue: Eden Park, Auckland
Probable Playing XI
New Zealand: Devon Conway, Martin Guptill, Glenn Phillips/ Mark Chapman, Ross Taylor, Tim Seifert(WK), Jimmy Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee(C), Kyle Jamieson, Lockie Ferguson, and Ish Sodhi.
West Indies: Andre Fletcher, Brandon King, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran(WK), Rovman Powell/ Kyle Mayers, Kieron Pollard(C), Keemo Paul, Fabian Allen, Sheldon Cottrell/ Hayden Walsh, Oshane Thomas, and Kesrick Williams.
NZ vs WI Head to Head Encounters in T20I
In T20’s both teams came across each other almost 13 times and out of those 13 matches. New Zealand holds a 7-5 head-to-head Win/loss record over West Indies.
Matches played – 13
- NZ Won: 07
- WI Won: 05
- No Result: 01
NZ vs WI Match Analysis and Review
Tim Southee will lead the New Zealand team as Kane Williamson isn’t available because he has to rest for joining the Test team against West Indies. The last time when they played against West Indies they had no problem beating them.
New Zealand batting lineup is looking great as they have Martin Guptil in their batting line-up. He held the record of scoring a double century against West Indies in the 4th Quater Final in ICC World Cup 2015.
West Indies have to work harder than ever, looking back at their record against New Zealand West Indies have to harder to get better results from the previous record.
West Indies is the team that held the record of holding the ICC T20 World Cup trophy 2 times in cricket history. They can be the most dangerous teams sometimes as they have dominated in T20’s.
Squad For T20 Series for NZ vs WI:
West Indies: Kieron Pollard (c), Fabian Allen, Romario Shepherd, Sheldon Cottrell, Andre Fletcher, Shimron Hetmyer. Brandon King, Kyle Mayers, Rovman Powell, Keemo Paul, Nicholas Pooran, Oshane Thomas, Hayden Walsh Jr, Kesrick Williams.
Newzealand: Tim Southee (c), Hamish Bennett, Devon Conway, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Kyle Jamieson, Daryl Mitchell. Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Seifert (wk), Ross Taylor.