NZ vs WI, The 2nd T20I Match of the New Zealand vs West Indies series will be played on Sunday, November 29th. The venue for WI vs NZ will be the Bay Oval at Blake Park Kawaka Street.
As the 1st Match won by New Zealand they have taken a 1-0 lead in this 3 T20’s series. New Zealand won the match with five wickets under the DLS method as the match was intercepted by rain.
Match: 2nd T20I, New Zealand vs West Indies
Date: Sunday 29th Nov 2020
Time: 10:00 AM GMT, 06:30 PM IST, 06:00 AM PST
Venue: Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui
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 – 14
- NZ Won: 08
- WI Won: 05
- No Result: 01
NZ vs WI Match Analysis and Review
As the opening batsman Andre Fletcher gave a decent start to the West Indies inning he was bowled by Lockie Ferguson. After Andre Fletcher, the middle order of the West Indies was destroyed by Lockie Ferguson and Tim Southee.
The skipper Keiron Pollard came to the crease and helped his team to set a decent target to defend against New Zealand. On the bowling side, Oshane Thomas bagged two wickets for himself and Sheldon Cotrell and Kieron Pollard took one wicket.
New Zealand’s opening was not very admirable the middle order stayed at the crease for some time. Devon Conway scored 41, James Neesham was two runs short from his fifty and Mitchell Santner scored 31.
On the bowling side Lockie Ferguson bagged 5 wickets and the skipper Tim Southee took 2 wickets. As Lockie Ferguson and Tim Southee bowled superbly Hamish Bennet proved himself very expensive for the team. He bowled 2.3 overs in which he was punished by a West Indies batsman. In his 2.3 over West Indies scored 50 runs.
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.
New Zealand: 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.