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| On Nov 30, 2020 4:36 AM IST

NZ vs WI Prediction: Toss, Pitch, Free Cricket Betting Tips for New Zealand vs West Indies 3rd T20I


NZ vs WI Prediction: The hosts New Zealand has already sealed the T20I series 2-0 and they will be looking to whitewash the visitors in the third and final T20I even with a weakened squad under the leadership of Mitchell Santner. The chances of that happening are quite high until and unless Pollard and co. produces some matchwinning performance contrary to their on-field show so far.

New Zealand vs West Indies 3rd T20I
Date & Time: 30th November 2020, 11:30 AM IST
Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

NZ vs WI Who Will Win?

Win Prediction

NZ- 60%
WI- 40%

Betting Odds

Bet365: NZ- 1.66, WI- 2.20
Betway: NZ- 1.57, WI- 2.25

Prominent betting sides are predicting New Zealand to win this match comfortably.

New Zealand to win this match

New Zealand is a dominant side at home. They showed that once again in the last match against West Indies, where they thrashed them comfortably. This is expected to continue even in the absence of Southee, and New Zealand is once again expected to win the match as per NZ vs WI today match prediction.

If you are in for online cricket betting, place your money on New Zealand.

Head to Head (overall)

  • Matches Played- 15
  • NZ – 9
  • WI- 5
  • NR- 1

Head to Head (in NZ)

  • Matches Played- 10
  • NZ- 8
  • WI- 1
  • NR- 1

Head to Head (In Bay Oval)

  • Matches Played- 3
  • NZ – 2
  • WI- 0
  • NR- 1


As far as the team selection is concerned, New Zealand has rested three of their players namely captain Tim Southee, Kyle Jameison, and veteran Ross Taylor for the 3rd T20I. Mitchell Santner will lead the team in Southee’s absence. Doug Bracewell, Scott Kuggeleijn, and Mark Chapman have been added in as the replacements.

West Indies may go in with the same combination or may try to bring back Kesrick Williams to strengthen the pace bowling department.

NZ Playing XI: Martin Guptill, Tim Siefert, Devon Conway, Glenn Phillips, Mark Chapman, Jimmy Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Scott Kuggeleijn, Lockie Ferguson, Dough Bracewell

WI Playing XI: Brandon King, Andre Fletcher, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran, Kieron Pollard, Rovman Powell, Fabian Allen, Keemo Paul, Kesrick Williams, Oshane Thomas, Sheldon Cottrell

NZ vs WI Toss Prediction and Pitch Report

Bay Oval is historically a high scoring ground, where even the mishits go for maximums. With highly aggressive batsmen lined up in both teams, a high scoring encounter is on the cards. And rightly so it is better to have a score in mind. So chasing is preferred on this batsmen’s paradise.

Predicted Score:

If New Zealand bats first: 210-220
If West Indies bats first: 170-180

NZ vs WI cricket betting tips

Players who are expected to perform well as per NZ vs WI Dream11 Prediction.

Top Batsman

NZ- Devon Conway

This man has literally earned his spot by racking up tons of runs in the domestic circuit. With him showing the same form in the last two matches, the chances of him playing the anchor role and getting a big score are quite high.

WI- Kieron Pollard

With the rest of the batting unit not stepping up to the mark, the responsibility again falls on captain Pollard to deliver with the bat.

Other prominent Batsmen: Martin Guptil, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Philips

Top Bowlers

NZ- Lockie Ferguson

With his brute pace and deadly toe crushing Yorkers, Lockie was almost unplayable for the Windies batsman in the first match. Expect him to continue the same form,

WI- Sheldon Cottrell

He was one of the very few Windies bowlers who has performed comparatively well in the last two matches. If Windies do stand a chance, then this man should step up with the ball.

Other prominent Bowlers: Mitchell Santner, Scott Kuggeleijn(if he plays), Oshane Thomas, Ish Sodhi

Most Sixes

NZ- Glenn Phillips
WI- Kieron Pollard

Player of the Match

Devon Conway

Conway has scored tons of runs in the domestic circuit and even showed great promise in the first two matches. We are expecting him to play a long innings in this match. So he is our prediction for the ‘Player of the Match’ category.

Expert free tip for NZ vs WI Dream11

  1. Martin Guptil has a tremendous record in home conditions.
  2. Nicholas Pooran and Devon Conway are probably the most talented batsman out of all the players playing this match.
  3. Brandon King, Tim Seifert, and Glenn Philips are explosive payers who are capable of winning matches on their own on their day. Leave them from your teams at your own risk.
  4. Lockie Ferguson was almost unplayable in the first match. He should be a sure shot selection in your fantasy teams.
  5. Pollard likes to take more responsibility with both bat and ball when he is captaining the side. With the form that he is in now, he is one of the ideal captaincy picks for your fantasy teams.

Suitable Captaincy Picks: Lockie Ferguson, Kieron Pollard, Glenn Phillips
Suitable VC Picks: Mitchell Santner, Devon Conway, Martin Guptil, Nicholas Pooran

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Midhun M Menon

An engineer who watches, plays, and writes cricket. Out here to tell you interesting stories from 22 yards and beyond.