New Zealand vs England Match Preview

New Zealand and England face-off at Dunedin for the 4th match of the series which has seen three thrilling ODIs. The Kiwi side would feel the heat as they cannot afford to slip up here, for they will lose the series. The five match ODI series stands 2-1in favour of visiting England side.

Date and time: March 07, 3:30 AM IST

Venue: University Oval, Dunedin

 

New Zealand

Team News

Ross Taylor is fit to play, confirmed the official handle of New Zealand Cricket team. He will slot in for Mark Chapman. NZ can go with Ish Sodhi which means Lockie Ferguson will miss out.

Probable XI

Colin Munro, Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson (c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wk), Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi

Squad

Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson(c), Mark Chapman, Tom Latham(w), Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Trent Boult, Ross Taylor, Todd Astle, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson

 

England

Team News

Mark Wood could continue in the side despite ordinary bowling returns.

Probable XI

Eoin Morgan (c), Adil Rashid, Jos Buttler (wk), Jonny Bairstow, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, Moeen Ali, Joe Root, Mark Wood, Tom Curran

Squad

Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan(c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler(w), Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Tom Curran, Mark Wood, David Willey, Alex Hales, Sam Billings, Craig Overton

 

Key players

New Zealand: Mitchell Santner, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Ish Sodhi and Trent Boult have been the key contributors for New Zealand in the series so far.

England: Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes have had good outings with the bat so far in the series, while Chris Woakes and Moeen Ali have been the stars with the ball.

 

Today’s Match Prediction

Picking a winner among the two evenly matched teams is difficult. We reckon it will be another close contest.

 

Note: The ENG vs NZ match preview we are providing here is based on our research and analysis. We suggest you to pick your playing 11 from the squad listed above.