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NZ vs NAM T20 World Cup 2021: Possible Playing 11 of New Zealand


NZ Playing 11: The New Zealand team will clash with the Namibia team in the Match 36 of T20 World Cup 2021. With a win in this match, they will certainly make a strong case for themselves to enter the semifinals of the tournament.

In the last fixture, the New Zealand team secured a clinical victory against the Scotland team. After a bad start, the they got the partnership from Martin Guptill (93) and Glenn Phillips (33), and posted a total of 172 runs on the board. Then Trent Boult and Ish Sodhi picked 2 wickets each to help the team in winning the match by 16 runs and getting 2 important points.

Team News

  • The New Zealand team has 2 wis in 3 fixtures of T20 World Cup 2021.
  • No changes expected in the New Zealand’s Playing 11 against Namibia.

NZ Playing 11 (likely)

The New Zealand team have been clinical with their performances in the last 2 matches. The opener Martin Guptill had been longing for a big innings for quite some time, and was terrific in the last league match with a knock of 93. While Glenn Phillips got a good time at the crease, which will certainly help in improving his performance in the upcoming matches.

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The New Zealand team is not expected to make any changes in the 11, as they are playing with their most balanced combination. The team has quality spinners and pacers for every situation, while batters have been in fine form as well.

NZ Playing 11 (likely)

1. Martin Guptill
2. Daryl Mitchell
2. Kane Williamson (c)
4. Devon Conway
5. Glenn Phillips
6. James Neesham
7. Mitchell Santner
8. Tim Southee
9. Trent Boult
10. Adam Milne
11. Ish Sodhi

New Zealand Squad

New Zealand Squad: Martin Guptill, Daryl Mitchell, Kane Williamson (c), Devon Conway, Tim Seifert (wk), Glenn Phillips, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Kyle Jamieson, Ish Sodhi, Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Mark Chapman, Lockie Ferguson

Where to Watch NZ vs NAM Live T20 World Cup 2021

WATCH NZ vs NAM LIVE on Star Sports 1 and Disney+ Hotstar App. The New Zealand team has come back with fine performance in the last 2 matches after the loss against Pakistan. Their bowlers have been quite clinical with the display of their skills, and have helped the team to get a better net run rate. The return of form of Martin Guptill will boost the New Zealand team’s confidence to reach the semifinals of the tournament. The New Zealand team would be looking to grab a big win to bolster their chances. The cricket fans can watch New Zealand vs Namibia Match 36 T20 World Cup 2021 on Disney+Hotstar.

4 Fantasy picks for New Zealand vs Namibia from NZ

1. Kane Williamson

The captain has a calm head, fine composure and experience to do well for the New Zealand team. Kane is a proven performer in the white ball cricket and will look to forget the performance of the last fixture and contribute well to taking the team home.

Name Matches Runs Average
Kane Williamson 3 58 29

2. Martin Guptill

The opener of the New Zealand team was terrific in the last fixture, where he scored 93 off 56 balls to help the team in securing their 2nd win in the tournament.

Name Matches Runs Average
Martin Guptill 3 130 43.33

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3. Trent Boult

The left arm fast bowler has the ability to pick wickets with the new as well as old ball. With a fine experience of playing in United Arab Emirates for past few months, Trent has learned the trick to dismiss the batters by his variations. He is the joint leading wicket taker for the team with 6 wickets.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Trent Boult 3 6 13

4. Ish Sodhi

The experienced spinner has been terrific with his performances in the T20 format this year. He has put in impressive line lengths and invited batters to attack him, and thereby picking consistent wickets as well. In 3 matches, Ish Sodhi has bagged 6 wickets.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Ish Sodhi 3 6 14.50


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