West Indies vs Australia 1st ODI Match Prediction.Australia and West Indies as of late participated during a fairly uneven T20I series. The hosts won the series 4-1 and will have dispensed a whitewash likewise had Andre Russell played a touch better inside the fourth T20I.
It’s currently an ideal opportunity for the three-match ODI series to be played at the Kensington Oval in Barbados. The Aussies have effectively persevered through a blow after Aaron Finch has been precluded on account of a physical issue.
Match – West Indies vs Australia – 1st match
Venue – Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
Time – 00:00 AM IST (July 21), 02:30 PM local time (July 20)
Where to watch live – Fancode
The pitch at the Kensington Oval has been an honest one for batting over the years. Moreover, the team, batting second has tasted quite little bit of success. Hence, chasing should be the way forward. it’ll be interesting to ascertain how the track behaves under the lights. The playing conditions are going to be sunny with the temperature within the mid and high 20 degrees Celsius.
Avg score: 250 (39 ODIs in Barbados)
Record of chasing teams: Won – 21, Lost – 17, N/R – 1
The temperature is predicted to hover around 37°C on the matchday with 74 ratio and 31 km/hr windspeed. There are 24 the chances of precipitation during the sport .
Played – 140 | West Indies – 60 | Australia – 74 | N/R – 3 | Tied- 3
Played – 45 | West Indies – 18 | Australia – 25 | N/R – 0 | Tied- 2
Evin Lewis, Shai Hope (WK), Shimron Hetmyer, Darren Bravo/Roston Chase, Nicholas Pooran, Jason Mohammed/Kieron Pollard, Jason Holder, Fabian Allen, Alzarri Joseph, Akeal Hosein, Sheldon Cottrell
Bench: Aaron Finch, Ashton Agar/Daniel Christian, Ashton Turner/Ben McDermott, Wes Agar, Riley Meredith, Mitchell Swepson, Jason Behrendorff.
Mitchell Marsh– Australia
Mitchell Marsh was outstanding within the T20I series where he ended because the leading run-scorer. He notched 219 runs from five matches at a mean of 43.80 and a strike rate of 152.08. Although two of these three fifties came in losing causes, Marsh managed to grab the limelight. In ODI cricket, the right-hander has 1615 runs to his name from 60 games at a mean of 34.36.
Josh Hazlewood– Australia
Josh Hazlewood is understood for hitting the great length time and again, and not experimenting much together with his bowling. within the T20I series, he picked up four wickets and conceded runs at only 7.73 per over. he’s likely to urge the new ball in his hands and is predicted to offer his side early breakthroughs. The fast bowler has 88 wickets in his kitty from 54 matches at an economy of 4.79.
West Indies’ 16-run victory over Australia within the fifth T20i between the 2 sides saw them end the series on an enormous high and provides them with much needed momentum not only heading into this three-match ODI series, but also before the T20 World Cup later within the year.
Opening the batting, Evin Lewis blasted 79 off just 34 balls therein fifth T20i and he will have an enormous role to play during this first ODI as will Shai Hope, who should inherit the Windies line-up for the 50 over games replacing Chris Gayle.
Australia are going to be hoping that a change of format helps to show their fortunes around after being thoroughly outplayed over the course of the T20i fixtures, although they’ll need to do so without captain Aaron Finch, who picked up a
One Australian player who came out of the T20i series with credit was all-rounder Mitchell Marsh, who hugely impressed batting at three and he will have an enormous role to play with both bat and ball during this match alongside left-arm fast bowler Mitchell Starc.