Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: West Indies vs Australia 2021 - 4th T20I
The 4th T20I of the five-match series between West Indies and Australia will be played at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia on Thursday July 15th 2021.
West Indies have been clinical in the first three games and lead the five-match series 3-0. They will look to hand a few opportunities to squad players.
With Obed McCoy and Fidel Edwards injured, Oshane Thomas and Kevin Sinclair are likely to get the nod. Evin Lewis might also play.
Chris Gayle is the top run-scorer for West Indies with 84 runs at a strike rate of 131. He has struck 7 fours and 7 sixes. Andre Russell has also made 82 runs at a strike rate of 215.
Hayden Walsh has been the best bowler for West Indies and has picked up 8 wickets while bowling at an average of 8 and an economy rate of 5.83.
Mitchell Marsh is the top run-scorer for Australia with 114 runs at a strike rate of 134. He has struck 11 fours and 3 sixes. Moises Henriques has also made 68 runs at a strike rate of 117.
Josh Hazlewood has been the best bowler for Australia and has picked up 4 wickets while bowling at an average of 21 and an economy rate of 7.63.
Australia have replaced Ben McDermott with Ashton Turner and Ashton Agar with Riley Meredith. The visitors are expected to stick with the incoming players and if you were looking to have a spin with PowerPlay you can alsways have a go during the match.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XIs:
West Indies - Andre Fletcher/Lendl Simmons, Evin Lewis, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran (c & wk), Andre Russell, Dwayne Bravo, Fabian Allen/Hayden Walsh, Oshane Thomas, Kevin Sinclair, Sheldon Cottrell
Australia - Aaron Finch (c), Matthew Wade (wk), Mitchell Marsh, Alex Carey, Moises Henriques, Ashton Turner, Daniel Christian, Mitchell Starc, Riley Meredith, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*
Who will win the toss? - West Indies
Who will win? – West Indies
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Chris Gayle (West Indies), Mitchell Marsh (Australia)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Hayden Walsh (West Indies), Riley Meredith (Australia)
Most Sixes – Andre Russell (West Indies), Matthew Wade (Australia)
Player of the Match – Chris Gayle
Team Scores Batting first - West Indies 180+, Australia 160+
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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