The cricket fans are ready to witness yet another big battle of the T20 cricket. The 1st T20 match of New Zealand tour of Australia, 2020 is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, 24th March 2020 at University Oval, Dunedin. We are posting safe, secure and accurate today match prediction of all matches of New Zealand and Australia.
Australia won the first ODI match of this home series but their two ODI matches were canceled. They won the toss and decided to bat first. Their batting order had a good performance in that match. They scored a total of 258 runs in their inning of 50 overs. David Warner was the highest run-scorer from their side who scored 67 runs with the help of nine boundaries. The skipper, Aaron Finch also had an outstanding performance with the bat. He scored 60 runs and smashed three boundaries and two maximum sixes during his inning. Marnus Labuschagne had 56 runs to his name.
Like the batting, the bowling unit of Australia also had an outstanding performance in the previous match. They defended the target of 259 runs and send the all team of New Zealand back to the pavilion on a total of 171 runs in 41 overs. Pat Cummins was the most successful bowler from their side who picked three wickets in his eight overs bowled out against 25 runs. Mitchell Marsh also picked three wickets while he was charged for 29 runs in his seven overs bowled out. Josh Hazlewood and Adam Zampa picked one wicket each.
New Zealand Reviews
New Zealand failed to have a good start on this tour of Australia. They lost the first match of this three ODI series by the margin of 71 runs. They lost the toss and were asked to field first. Their bowling unit had an average performance in that match. They leaked 258 runs in their 50 overs inning. Ish Sodhi was the highest wicket-taker from their side who picked three wickets in his eight overs bowled out against 51 runs. Lockie Ferguson and Mitchell Santner had two wickets each to their names in the previous match.
New Zealand lost the previous match due to the worst performance by their batting order. They were all-out on a total of 171 runs in 41 overs while chasing the target of 259 runs. Martin Guptill was the highest run-scorer from their side who scored 40 runs with the help of one boundary and the same maximum six. Tom Latham scored 38 runs while Colin de Grandhomme had 25 runs to his name.
New Zealand T20 History and Stats
New Zealand had played a total of 131 T20 matches where they won 62 and Opposing teams won 66 matches. Their three matches were ended with no result.
Australia T20 History and Stats
Australia had played 125 T20 matches. They won 67 matches while opposing teams won 55 matches. Their three matches were ended without any result.
Australia vs New Zealand T20 History and Stats
New Zealand had faced Australia in 9 T20 matches where New Zealand 2 ten and Australia won 7 matches.
Favorite Team in Our Today Match Prediction
According to our match prediction, Australia is the favorite team to win this match. There are many factors that make Australia a favorite team to win this match.
Australia had a decent record while playing against New Zealand
Australia has a strong batting order in the side
The bowling unit of Australia is also strong and looks in good form
The home conditions and crowd will also helpful for Australia
Winning Chances of Today Match for the Both Sides
Australia has a strong batting order in the side which in excellent form. They also have a good result while playing against New Zealand, so the winning chances of today’s match for Australia have been increased. The equation of winning chances of both teams for today’s match is mentioned as under.
Australia has a 54% chance to win this match New Zealand has 46% chances to win this match
Toss Prediction in Today Match Prediction
The toss can play an important role in the decision of this match. According to our toss prediction, the team who will win the toss may elect to bat first.
Pitch Report and Conditions
The 3rd match of this series and scheduled to be held at Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney. Pitch here in this stadium is a batting favored and with a little bit bounce that may help the seamers. Spinners can play a key role in this pitch. A score of near about 180 runs should be as a par.
Weather Report for This Match
The weather forecast for Sydney is not good for this match. There are some chances of rain and that is possible that we may have a short match.
Dream 11 Predictions for Today’s Match
Dream11 Prediction for Australia vs New Zealand. After checking the latest player’s availability, the Dream 11 Team for this match of New Zealand and Australia is mentioned under.
Full Match Info
Date: Tuesday, 24th March 2020
Time: 03:30 AM GMT / 02:30 PM LOCAL
Venue Details, Facts, and History
Stadium: University Oval Location: Dunedin, New Zealand Opened: 1920 Capacity: 3500 (Increased to 6000 by temporary seating) Known as: University Oval, “Varsity Oval” Ends: Southern End, Northern End Time Zone: UTC +13:00 Home to: Otago, Otago Volts Other Sports: it is home to Rugby Curator: Tom Tamati
Note: This match has been canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic
Australia T20 Squad
Aaron Finch (c), Alex Carey (wk), David Warner, Steven Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, D Arcy Short, Mitchell Marsh, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Kane Richardson, Ashton Agar, Matthew Wade.
New Zealand T20 Squad
Kane Williamson (c), Tom Latham (wk), Martin Guptill, Henry Nicholls, Ross Taylor, James Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Kyle Jamieson, Trent Boult, Lockie Ferguson, Ish Sodhi, Tom Blundell, Matt Henry.