NZ W vs AU W, New Zealand vs Australia Women T20 2021
Eden Park, Auckland
Thursday, April 01, 2021 07:30 AM
New Zealand Women registered a thrilling 4-wicket win off the last ball in the 2nd T20I against Australia Women to level the 3-match series 1-1. In a low-scoring game, the pendulum kept shifting throughout and went to the final over of the match. New Zealand managed to eke out a victory in the final moments and would now be looking to carry forward that momentum to the decider. Australia Women would be ruing the fact that they didn’t go hard enough while batting first and that’s where they lost the match. However, the world champions won’t be too deterred and would look to correct their mistakes..
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After losing the first match of the series, New Zealand Women produced a much-improved performance in the second game. After opting to bowl first, their bowlers responded well and didn’t allow the Australian batters to get away. Off-spinner Frances Mackay was the pick of the lot with figures of 2-20 in 4 overs. She opened the bowling for New Zealand and kept the Australian batters on a tight leash. Rosemary Mair, Jess Kerr, and Amelia Kerr also utilized the slowness of the pitch well to deliver economic spells. A target of 130 didn’t look like much of an issue initially. However, the New Zealand batting unit struggled to get going and almost botched up the chase. It was mainly due to Frances Mackay’s 46 off 39 balls at the top and Amelia Kerr’s composed 36 off 33 balls that helped the Kiwis reach the target. Maddy Green’s unbeaten 8-ball 16 lower down the order was also crucial. However, the team would be looking for some solid contributions from the likes of Hayley Jensen and captain Amy Satterthwaite in the next match.
Who will win the match
NZ-W will win the match
The pitch should offer some assistance to the bowlers, with the marginally cloudy conditions additionally expected to help them. Be that as it may, the little limits will conflict with them with a sum of 85 being standard at this scene. Thinking about the idea of the installation, the two groups would be enticed to bat first and heap on the runs.
New Zealand Women (NZ-W) – Key Players
Australia Women (AU-W) – Key Players
Alyssa Healy (WK)
NZ W vs AU W – Team Squad
New Zealand Women (NZ-W): Sophie Devine (c), Maddy Green, Hayley Jensen, Amelia Kerr, Jess Kerr, Katey Martin (wk), Hannah Rowe, Amy Satterthwaite, Brooke Halliday, Rosemary Mair, Leigh Kasperek, Thamsyn Newton, Kate Ebrahim
Australia Women (AU-W): Alyssa Healy, Meg Lanning, Beth Mooney, Erin Burns, Ashleigh Gardner, Rachael Haynes, Jess Jonassen, Ellyse Perry, Tahila McGrath, Annabel Sutherland, Molly Strano, Megan Schutt, Delissa Kimmince, Sophie Molineux, Georgia Wareham, Maitlan Brown, Belinda Vakarewa, Nicola Carey