New Zealand Women Tour of Ireland, 2018
Ireland Women vs New Zealand Women 1st ODI
The 1st One day International match of New Zealand women tour of Ireland is scheduled to take place at the YMCA Cricket Club in Dublin, Ireland.
New Zealand women were ruthless in the one-off T20 which saw them thrash their counterparts by 10 wickets. Winning the toss, Irish skipper Laura Delany decided to bat first on a breezy day, and her decision stood firm at the end as the home side were able to manage a total of 136 for the loss of 8 wickets. A fighting half-century from Gaby Lewis (61) and some healthy contribution from the opener Cecelia Joyce (30) helped them to reach a respectable total.
New Zealand women came to bat with all guns blazing, and they never looked erratic as they cruised to victory with nine overs remaining. For New Zealand, skipper Suzie Bates scored a blistering 63* off 29 balls with a strike rate of 217.4, while her partner in crime Jess Watkin remained unbeaten on 77 off just 38 balls with a strike rate of 202.63.
So, who will win IR-W vs. NZ-W? Let us sift into the odds, as part of our today match prediction IR-W vs NZ-W.
IR-W vs NZ-W MATCH WHO WILL WIN?
So, who will win IR-W vs NZ-W? As per the recent form of the two sides, New Zealand women undisputedly are the favorites to win this encounter.
Prediction: As per the odds, we back New Zealand Women to win IR-W vs NZ-W.