New Zealand vs India 2nd ODI Cricket Betting Tips – Prediction for Most Runs, Most Wickets and Winner
Updated on: Nov 26, 2022 3:07 pm IST
NZ vs IND 2nd ODI: New Zealand and India are currently locking horns with each other in three-match series. The hosts thrashed India by 7 wickets in the Auckland to take a 1-0 lead in the series. The focus will now shift towards the second game, which will be extremely crucial in context of the series.
Who will score most runs in NZ vs IND 2nd ODI?
The second ODI between New Zealand and India will take place on Sunday (27th November) in Hamilton. The visitors after a massive defeat in the first game would want to make a comeback and level the series whereas the Black Caps would want to wrap up the series in the second game itself.
Talking about the prediction related to the highest run scorer of the game, it is likely that Indian skipper Shikhar Dhawan will score most runs in the second ODI between New Zealand and India. The southpaw has been one of the finest batters to have played the 50-over format and with series on the line, he’s likely to lead from the front.
Dhawan has been in the sensational form of late. He batted exceptionally well in the first game in Auckland, scoring 72 runs. He also surpassed 12,000 List A runs and gave his team a perfect start. With him being the senior player along with his track record in pressure games, it is likely that he will set stage on fire.
His stats in the ODIs are exceptionally well as in 162 games so far that he has played, the left-hander has amassed 6744 runs at an average of 45.26 and strike rate of 91.81 respectively. Also he has 17 centuries and 39 half centuries in those games.
Who will pick most wickets in NZ vs IND 2nd ODI?
New Zealand pacer Tim Southee is expert expected to take most wickets in the second ODI against India. The pacer has been in the fine form and absence of Trent Boult puts more responsibility on his shoulders. His nag to take wickets both upfront as well in the middle and death makes him favourite.
He did a decent job in the T20I series and also bagged a hattrick in the second game. It was expected that he will play a great role in the ODI series and he didn’t disappoint. He picked 3 wickets in the first game and it is likely that he will top the charts for most wickets in the second game as well.
His stats in the ODIs are also sensational as in 149 games he has picked 202 wickets at an economy and average of 5.44 and 33.83 respectively to go with the best bowling figures of 7/33
Who will win NZ vs IND 2nd ODI?
The second ODI between New Zealand and India is slated to take place on Sunday (27th November) in Hamilton. It is likely that the Shikhar Dhawan-led side will make a comeback and will level the series. The Men in Blue have a good record in must win games and it is expected that they will retain their record and will win. Also with the kind of talent and form of players, they are favourites to win the game.