Group A, Windies vs Papua New Guinea Match Preview

After a dominating start to the World Cup Qualifiers campaign against UAE, West Indies are up against Papua New Guinea in the 10th match of the event at Harare. Papua New Guinea have lost both of their matches so far.

 

West Indies

Team News

Windies are likely to go with the same combination.

Probable XI

Chris Gayle, Marlon Samuels, Kemar Roach, Nikita Miller, Ashley Nurse, Jason Mohammed, Jason Holder (c), Evin Lewis, Sheldon Cottrell, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope (wk)

Squad

Jason Holder (captain), Jason Mohammed (vice-captain), Devendra Bishoo, Carlos Brathwaite, Sheldon Cotterell, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope, Evin Lewis, Nikita Miller, Ashley Nurse, Rovman Powell, Kemar Roach, Marlon Samuels, Kesrick Williams.

 

Papua New Guinea

Team News

There are no injury concerns in the PNG squad. However, they can make a couple of changes after two defeats.

Probable XI

Lega Siaka, Sese Bau, Alei Nao, Chad Soper/John Reva, Norman Vanua, Tony Ura, Vani Morea, Assad Vala (c), Jack Vare/ Kiplin Doriga (wk), Mahuru Dai, Charles Amini/John Reva

Squad

Lega Siaka, Sese Bau, Alei Nao, Chad Soper, Norman Vanua, Tony Ura, Vani Morea, Assad Vala (c), Jack Vare (wk), Mahuru Dai, Charles Amini, Kiplin Doriga, John Reva, Jason Kila, Damien Ravu

 

Key players

West Indies: Chris Gayle has made a statement with a ton in the first match. Shimron Hetmyer is another player who got a hundred. Jason Holder picked a fifer in the opening game.

Papua New Guinea: Tony Ura entered the record books with a hundred against Ireland. Norman Vanua and Alei Nao are among others who have had decent outings.

 

Today’s Match Prediction

West Indies will come into the fixture as favorites after an excellent show against UAE. Windies should win this one comfortably.

 

Note: This WI vs PNG match preview is based on news sourced from various sources. We suggest you pick your playing 11 from the squads listed above.

 

WI vs PNG Dream 11 Fantasy Team

 

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