The stage is set for an epic clash between the West Indies cricket team and World XI. This match is scheduled to be played at the Mecca of cricket, Lord's in London for a noble cause. This contest will raise funds for stadiums damaged by Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria in September 2017 in Anguilla and Dominica.
The west Indian team will be led by their regular T20 skipper Carlos Brathwaite whereas, World XI will be led by one of the most prolific limited-overs all-rounder cricket has ever witnessed, retired Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi.
Now, let's have a brief analysis of prediction over the two sides.
Where: Lord's, London
When: May 31, 2018, 5:00 PM GMT, 10:30 PM IST
Here's a look at the top fantasy picks from today match WI vs W-XI
Chris Gayle(WI): The big Jamaican, ‘Universal Boss' is not an unknown prodigy to T-20 cricket, his dexterity to score big runs in this format showcase all the immense skills he has got, a lot will depend on how this guy bats at the top of the innings. His match predictions in WI vs W-XI are 3/1, meaning a return of 400 Rs over a stake of 100.
Dinesh Karthik(W-XI): He had leaded from the front for Kolkata Knight Riders in the recently concluded IPL and has already proved his valuation to be selected in the World XI squad, he will be a player on whom World XI would be pounding. His match predictions in WI vs W-XI are 7/1, meaning a return of 800 Rs over a stake of 100.
Andre Russell(WI): Andre Russell was a nightmare for every bowler in the recently concluded IPL. His credentials with both the bat and bowl are just flawless, the tendency to hit the ball long on a regular basis makes him even more perilous, he will be the biggest asset for West Indies in this game. His match predictions in WI vs W-XI are 9/2, meaning a return of 550 Rs over a stake of 100.
Rashid Khan(W-XI): Rashid Khan will be the vital cog in this game for World XI. His wrong ones are incomprehensible and the ability to bowl in pressure situations is impeccable. His match predictions in WI vs W-XI are 11/4, meaning a return of 375 Rs over a stake of 100.
WI vs W-XI MATCH WHO WILL WIN?
So, who will win WI vs W-XI ? As per the betting odds provided by Bet365, the odds in favor of West Indies winning the game are 10/11, meaning a return of 190.90 over a bid of Rs 100, whereas World XI are 10/11, meaning a return of Rs 190.90 over a stake of 100.
Prediction: As per the odds, we back West Indies to win the WI vs W-XI.