Game number 32 of the ICC men’s T20 World Cup will be played between New Zealand and Scotland at Dubai International Stadium. This match will be decisive for both the teams as New Zealand will be looking to get one step closer to the next stage of the competition and another team will be hoping to win their first match of the competition. Currently, New Zealand is sitting in the third position and Scotland is sitting at the bottom of the table without any wins in group 2.
New Zealand will be locking horns with the Scottish side for match number 32 of the competition. Black Caps or New Zealand are back after beating India in their last match with 8 wickets and 33 balls. Scotland on the other hand will be facing New Zealand after facing two defeats against Afghanistan and Namibia. New Zealand will be looking to carry on this winning momentum against Scotland and Scotland will be very desperate to win their first match of the super 12 group stages.
ICC men’s T20 world cup will be played between 16 teams for 29 days. Match number 32 out of 45 will be played between New Zealand and Scotland. This match will be crucial for both the teams as especially New Zealand as they will be hoping to qualify for the next round of the competition. The 18 matches are left in this competition and the last match of the Competition will be played on 14th November. All the teams will be giving their all to win this match.
Fixture Name: Match 32, New Zealand vs Scotland
Competition: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021
Date: 3 November, Wednesday
Time: 3:30 PM IST
Match number 32 of this competition between New Zealand and Scotland will be played at Dubai International Stadium. New Zealand will be back on the same ground after beating India at Dubai International. after seeing that match, we can conclude that the pitch is going to favour the bowling department of the team. This pitch has an average score of 142 in the first innings and 123 in the second innings. Due is going to play a very important role. The toss winning captain should opt for bowling first as due can create problems in the second innings
It will be recommended to pick a New Zealand player in your dream 11 teams as they are very good players as compared to Scottish players. As the pitch is going to support the bowling department it would be recommended to pick more bowlers and allrounders. Player picks such as Kane Williamson and Ish Sodhi can be very influential picks for your team.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Devon Conway
BATTERS: Kane Williamson, George Munsey, Martin Guptill, Richie Berrington
ALL-ROUNDERS: Chris Greaves, Mitchell Santner, Daryl Mitchell
BOWLERS: Trent Boult, Ish Sodhi, Brad Wheal
New Zealand will be looking to dominate this match as they have a better team and they will be looking to get one step closer to qualification with good NRR. Scotland will be looking to forget their past match where they lost against Namibia. This match can be one-sided as New Zealand clearly has a better team as compared to Scotland.
New Zealand will be coming on the pitch as favourites of winning this match against Namibia but they have to remain focused to win this match. Conway, Kane Williamson, Daryl Mitchell, And James Neesham will be taking the responsibility of leading the batting attack. Ish Sodhi, Mitchell Santner, and Trent Boult will be crucial with their bowling for the bowling department.
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has been a very pivotal player for his team. He played an anchoring inning for his team against India though the score was not that high. Kane has been very crucial for his team in each and every format. Against India, he scored 33 runs with a strike rate of 106. He will be looking to continue this form against Scotland.
Ish Sodhi was the man of the match against the Indian team as he was brilliant with his bowling. Against India, he took 2 wickets which include Virat Kohli’s Wicket and he only gave 17 runs. Sodhi was very effective on this pitch and he will be looking to carry on the same form against Scotland
NZ Playing 11 (likely)
Scotland will be looking to keep their heads up after facing devastating defeat against Afghanistan and Namibia. They will be very desperate to win this match. George Munsey, Kyle Coetzer, Calum MacLeod, Richie Berrington will be crucial players in the batting department. Safyaan Sharif, Josh Davey, Mark Watt will be leading the bowling department.
The Scottish Right-arm medium-paced bowler was effective against the Afghanistan batting attack and Namibia batting attack. He took 2 wickets against Afghanistan and 1 wicket against Namibia. Safyaan will be looking to continue this form against New Zealand with his bowling
He was great with his bat against the Namibia batting side as he played an explosive and crucial knock for his team. Michael Leask scored 44 runs in 27 balls with a strike rate of 162. He will be looking to carry on this form and put a good score on the scoreboard.
SCO Playing 11 (likely)
Matthew Cross (wk)
Watch the clash between Underdogs Scotland against the Blackcaps or New Zealand for match number 32 on the Star Sports Network as well as the Hotstar App. All fixtures of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 will be telecasted and streamed on the below-mentioned platform. This match is going to be full of cricketing action so do not miss the match.
The match will be telecasted on the Star Sports Network and can be streamed live on Hotstar in India.
Here are various other platforms for countries abroad in which the tournament can be watched live.
United Kingdom & Republic of Ireland: Sky Sports
South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa: SuperSport
United Arab Emirates: Etisalat Criclife
USA & Canada: Willow TV
New Zealand: SKY Sport
Pakistan: Ten Sports, PTV Sports
Bangladesh: Gazi TV
Afghanistan: Radio Television Afghanistan
South East Asia: Fox Networks Group
Pacific Islands: Digicel
MENA, Continental Europe and Central Asia: Yupp TV
Singapore, Malaysia & Hong Kong: Star Cricket