The England women and New Zealand women will lock horns in the 2nd fixture of the 5-match ODI series. The England team has the presence of players like Tammy Beaumont and Natalie Sciver, while Sophie Devine and Satterthwaite are key players of New Zealand team. The England team is captained by the batter Heather Knight and all-rounder Sophie Devine will lead the New Zealand team.
The England team won the 1st ODI match and will be confident of their performances. Their performances were noteworthy and would look to continue the same form. While, New Zealand team have failed to strongly compete against the home team, and would be on look out to perform better and level the series in the 2nd ODI of the bilateral series.
The England women stand at 3rd position, while New Zealand are ranked 5th in the ICC ODI Rankings. The both team’s performances have been justified by their rankings, where New Zealand team have been average in the limited-overs. Both the teams played ODI matches in this year after the cricket action was started again. This match will be played at New Road, Worcester.
Fixture Name: 2nd ODI
Competition: New Zealand Women tour of England, 2021
Date: 19 September
Time: 3:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
EN-W(recent last): W W L
NZ-W(recent last): L L L
Venue: New Road, Worcester.
Pitch Report: The match between England women and New Zealand women will be played in New Road, Worcester. Here, the average score in ODI is 219, depicting the pitch being equal in assisting the bowlers as well as batters. Additionally, the team bowling first has won most of the matches on this venue and is expected to behave the same way in this fixture.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: England women 241/10 won by 30 runs against New Zealand Women 211/8 in New Zealand Women tour of England, 2021.
The England women have been terrific in the limited-overs and must be given the priority in the Dream11 Prediction. The experienced England batters will be the best pick of this game due to their track record in ODI matches. While, Sophie Devine and Amy Satterthwaite will remain as the most important picks from NZ-W. The players in the bowling unit were impressive in the last game.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Amy Jones
BATSMEN: Heather Knight, Tammy Beaumont, Sophia Dunkley, Maddy Green
ALL-ROUNDERS: Katherine Brunt, Sophie Devine, Amy Satthertwaite
BOWLERS: Sophie Eccelestone, Kate Cross, Jess Kerr
The England women is predicted to win this fixture by a fine margin due to their terrific skills and track record in the ODI format. They have got a balance and the players are performing their duty well, while it will be a hard task for Kiwi girls to be able to compete in a strong manner due to the inexperience in the squad and lack-in-form.
The England women won the 1st ODI by 30 runs and started the series well with a confidence-boosting win. They posted a total of 241 runs on the back of impressive performances from Tammy Beaumont, Heather Knight, and Katherine Brunt. Then the bowlers, Sophie Eccelestone and Kate Cross were excellent to induce wickets and contain runs.
The opening batsman will be the best pick for the 2nd ODI due to her consistent performances in the limited-overs. She has the ability to provide a strong foundation for the middle-order to launch and finish well. She has one of the best averages in the women;s international cricket. In the 1st ODI, she scored 44 runs and was impressive to give a good start to the team.
The bowling all-rounder will be critical to the team’s victory in this series and would look to count upon her experience to perform well in the 2nd ODI. Her wicket-taking abilities and usefulness with the bat makes her the differential pick for the EN-W vs NZ-W Dream11 prediction. In the 1st ODI, she scored 43 runs and took a single wicket which helped the team to win the match.
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Captain: Heather Knight
Wicket-keeper: Amy Jones
Possible Top Four: Lauren Winfield, Tammy Beaumont, Heather Knight, Natalie Sciver
Possible Opening Bowlers: Katherine Brunt, Natalie Sciver
The X-factor for EN-W would be Sophia Dunkley who is a talented youngsters and will look to replicate the performances against India in this series and help in winning the ODI series.
EN-W Playing 11 (likely)
1. Lauren Winfield
2. Tammy Beaumont
3. Heather Knight (c)
4. Natalie Sciver
5. Amy Jones(wk)
6. Sophia Dunkley
7. Katherine Brunt
8. Charlotte Dean
9. Sophie Ecclestone
10. Freya Davies
11. Kate Cross
The New Zealand have a lot to rethink about their strategies in the 2nd ODI. They were impressive with the ball, with Jess Kerr and Tahuhu being the best performers. But apart from Devine and Amy, none of the batters have taken responsibility to perform well and must contribute to the team’s success in lifting the team’s morale as well in limited-overs.
The all-rounder and the captain of the New Zealand women team will look to contribute in both departments and count upon the international experience over the years. In the last league match, she scored 34 runs, which was not quite enough for the visitors to sail through in the first match of the ODI Series against England and would look to improve her performances.
The best pick from the New Zealand side has been the most consistent run-scorer in limited-overs format. She has the average of around 40 to show the amazing performances in her illustrious career. In the 1st ODI, she scored 79 runs off 87 valls and stitched fine partnership with the captain Devine in a failed attenpt to chase down the score. But she would look to continue the same performances in the 2nd ODI.
Captain: Sophie Devine
Wicket-keeper: Katey Martin
Possible Top Four: Lauren Down, Suzie Bates, Maddy Green, Amy Satterthwaite
Possible Opening Bowlers: Jess Kerr, Lea Tahuhu
The X-factor for NZ-W would be Suzie Bates who is one of the stalwarts of New Zealand cricket and would look to make a fighting comeback in the 2nd ODI to win the match for the team.
NZ-W Playing 11 (likely)
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The EN-W vs NZ-W match will not be broadcasted on any Television Channel, as they did not have bought rights for the tournament. The ball-to-ball commentary and live streaming action will be available on the FanCode app. The crowds will be allowed to watch the match in the stadium, as the United Kingdom government has announced relaxation for the covid norms.