Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: West Indies vs Australia 2021 - 2nd ODI
The 2nd ODI of the three-match series between West Indies and Australia will be played at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados.
Despite Kieron Pollard making a comeback after injury, West Indies had a forgettable outing in the series opener as they were thrashed by Australia by 133 runs in a rain-effected match.
After cobbling together 252, Australia had West Indies gasping for breath at 27/6 as the reliable pair of Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood wreaked havoc in the powerplay.
Kieron Pollard is the top run-scorer for West Indies with 56 runs at a strike rate of 98. He has struck 5 fours and 3 sixes. Hayden Walsh has also made 20 runs at a strike rate of 76.
Hayden Walsh has been the best bowler for West Indies and has picked up 5 wickets while bowling at an average of 7 and an economy rate of 3.90.
Alex Carey is the top run-scorer for Australia with 67 runs at a strike rate of 77. He has struck 5 fours and 2 sixes. Ashton Turner has also made 49 runs at a strike rate of 108.
Mitchell Starc has been the best bowler for Australia and has picked up 5 wickets while bowling at an average of 9 and an economy rate of 6.00.
Australia - Josh Philippe, Matthew Wade, Moises Henriques, Mitchell Marsh, Alex Carey Aaron Finch (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 (wk), 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) – Kieron Pollard (West Indies), Mitchell Marsh (Australia)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Hayden Walsh (West Indies), Mitchell Starc (Australia)
Most Sixes – Evin Lewis (West Indies), Matthew Wade (Australia)
Player of the Match – Hayden Walsh
Team Scores Batting first - West Indies 280+, Australia 270+
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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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