New Zealand Women vs Windies Women Match Preview
Windies Women, searching for their first win on the tour, will be up against in-form New Zealand women in the second Twenty 20 International game at Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui. New Zealand secured a narrow 8-run win in the first match of the 5-match series to take an early lead in the series.
Date and time: 16 March, 06:30 AM IST
Venue: Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui
There are no reports of any injuries. The New Zealand side is expected to remain unchanged.
Suzie Bates (c), Sophie Devine, Lea Tahuhu, Natalie Dodd, Amy Satterthwaite, Maddy Green, Hayley Jensen, Katey Martin (wk), Leigh Kasperek, Hannah Rowe, Anna Peterson
Suzie Bates (c), Sophie Devine, Lea Tahuhu, Amy Satterthwaite, Maddy Green, Holly Huddleston, Katey Martin (wk), Leigh Kasperek, Hannah Rowe, Anna Peterson, Amelia Kerr, Lauren Down, KE Ebrahim
West Indies will be kicking themselves after losing by a modest margin. Since this is only the second game of the series, the changes to playing XI are unlikely.
Merissa Aguilleira (wk), Deandra Dottin, Kyshona Knight, Anisa Mohammed, Stafanie Taylor (c), Kycia Knight, Shamilia Connell, Afy Fletcher, Hayley Matthews, Reniece Boyce, Akeira Peters
Merissa Aguilleira (wk), Deandra Dottin, Kyshona Knight, Anisa Mohammed, Tremayne Smartt, Stafanie Taylor (c), Kycia Knight, Shamilia Connell, Britney Cooper, Afy Fletcher, Hayley Matthews, Chedean Nation, Reniece Boyce, Akeira Peters
New Zealand: Skipper Suzie Bates, wicketkeeper Katey Martin and Amy Satterthwaite all chipped in with the bat in the 1st T20I. Sophie Devine and Leigh Kasperek picked 2 and 3 wickets, respectively.
West Indies: Stafanie Taylor and opener Hayley Matthews made 50+ scores in the first match of the series. Among the bowlers, Deandra Dottin had impressive bowling returns of 4-0-23-2.
West Indies had a whiff of victory in the last match. This could be another tight game, although New Zealand will be a more confident side out there.
Note: The NZ-W vs WI-W 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.
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