Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: West Indies vs Australia 2021 - 1st ODI
The 1st ODI of the three-match series between West Indies and Australia will be played at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados on Tuesday July 20th.
In the last five matches between the two teams, Australia have won 4 while West Indies have won one. The last encounter between the two sides saw Australia beat West Indies by 15 runs.
Shai Hope is the top run-scorer for West Indies with 502 runs from his last 7 matches at an average of 71 and a strike rate of 80.
Evin Lewis has also made 283 runs at a strike rate of 87 from his last 4 matches.
Alzarri Joseph has been the best bowler for West Indies and has picked up 16 wickets from his last 10 matches while bowling at a strike rate of 36 and an economy rate of 4.59.
Jason Mohammed has also picked up 8 wickets from his last 6 matches.
Alex Carey, who will captain Australia after a knee injury to Aaron Finch, is the top run-scorer for Australia with 208 runs from his last 8 matches at an average of 34 and a strike rate of 92.
Mitchell Marsh has also made 135 runs at a strike rate of 71 from his last 5 matches.
Adam Zampa has been the best bowler for Australia and has picked up 20 wickets from his last 8 matches while bowling at a strike rate of 23 and an economy rate of 5.10.
Josh Hazlewood has also picked up 14 wickets from his last 8 matches.
Australia - Josh Philippe, Matthew Wade, Moises Henriques, Mitchell Marsh, Alex Carey (c & wk), Ashton Turner, Daniel Christian, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Jason Behrendorff, Ashton Agar, Adam Zampa, Ben McDermott, Andrew Tye, Mitchell Swepson, Wes Agar, Riley Meredith
West Indies - Evin Lewis, Shai Hope (wk), Jason Mohammed, Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Kieron Pollard (c), Jason Holder, Fabian Allen, Akeal Hosein, Sheldon Cottrell, Alzarri Joseph, Anderson Phillip, Roston Chase, Romario Shepherd, Shimron Hetmyer
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*
Who will win the toss? - West Indies
Who will win? – West Indies
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Shai Hope (West Indies), Mitchell Marsh (Australia)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Hayden Walsh (West Indies), Adam Zampa (Australia)
Most Sixes – Evin Lewis (West Indies), Matthew Wade (Australia)
Player of the Match – Shai Hope
Team Scores Batting first - West Indies 300+, Australia 280+
Match Handicap West Indies
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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