NZ vs AUS Dream11 Prediction, match preview, and Fantasy Cricket Tips. New Zealand and Australia will play against each other in the 5th T20I match at Westpac Stadium, Wellington.
After making a perfect start in the series, New Zealand is now in trouble as they have lost two matches in a row, and now they need to win the final game of the series. They performed poorly in the last game as they lost by 50 runs.
After performing well in the 2nd and 3rd matches, Martin Guptill got out early in the last game. Tim Seifert, who struggled to score runs this series, finally managed to score runs but was very slow. Kane Williamson once again got out early in the last match.
Devon Conway has been batting decently in the middle-order but did not score much in the last match. Glenn Phillips is yet to play a big inning this series. Jimmy Neesham has also been struggling with the previous two games. In the end, Jamieson batted well, scoring 30 runs, but he couldn’t make his team win.
The bowling department performed well by not allowing the opposition to score freely and restricted the opposition to a decent score. Ish Sodhi has been the consistent wicket-taker for NZ in this series and picked up three wickets in the last match. Boult has also been bowling well and managed to pick up two wickets, and Santner managed to pick up a wicket.
New Zealand would be a bit tensed as they have lost two matches, and now they must win the final game to win the series.
Australia has made a solid comeback by winning two back-to-back matches, and they put up an excellent all-round performance to win the last game.
Skipper Aaron Finch is getting back to form as he scored fifty in the last two matches. Matthew Wade has not scored much in this series, and at No.3, Josh Philippe has been batting decently and providing stability to the team but got out early in the last match.
In the middle-order, Maxwell and Stoinis have played a couple of good innings, scoring runs at a rapid rate. Mitchell Marsh has scored a decent amount of runs. Ashton Agar got out for a duck twice in this series.
The bowling unit has been performing brilliantly from the last two matches. Ashton Agar and Kane Richardson have been bowling well for Australia and have picked up most wickets. Zampa and Maxwell were also good with the ball in the last match picking up two wickets each. Jhye Richardson has been bowling well but has been struggling to pick up wickets.
Australia would be hoping to continue their winning momentum and win the series by winning the last match.
New Zealand vs Australia 5th T20I, Australia tour of New Zealand, 2021
Date: 7th March 2021
Time: 04:30 AM IST
Venue: Westpac Stadium, Wellington
New Zealand vs Australia Head-to-head:
Total Match Played: 13
Won By NZ: 4
Won By AUS: 9
The pitch here maintains a balance between bat and ball. The batting here is easy, and the pacers tend to have more advantage here, but in the last two matches, the spinners got more wickets. A score of above 180 can be defendable.
Average first innings score: 157
Average first innings score: 132
The weather will be partly cloudy, and there is a chance of rain during the match.
NZ vs AUS Dream11 Team News
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Probable Playing XI:
Martin Guptill, Tim Seifert (wk), Kane Williamson (C), Devon Conway, Glenn Phillips, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Kyle Jamieson, Ish Sodhi, Trent Boult.
Bench: Mark Chapman, Hamish Bennett.
Aaron Finch (C), Matthew Wade (WK), Josh Philippe, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Marsh, Riley Meredith, Jhye Richardson, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa.
Bench: D’Arcy Short, Ben McDermott, Ashton Turner, Jason Behrendorff, Tanveer Sangha, Daniel Sams, Andrew Tye.
Top Picks for NZ vs AUS Dream11 Team:
(4 M, 82 R, 20.50 A)
Williamson will be leading the side and also plays at No.3. He is well known for playing according to the situation, but he scored only 8 runs in the last match. Kane is very good captain choice in NZ vs AUS Dream11 Team Prediction.
(4 M, 147 R, 36.75 A)
He is one of the experienced players in the squad and opens the innings for NZ. Guptill scored only 7 runs in the last match.
(4 M, 156 R, 52 A)
He is a left-handed batsman and generally bats in the middle-order. Conway scored 17 runs in the last match.
(4 M, 15 O, 10 W)
He is a right-arm leg-break bowler and troubles the batmen with his tight lines. Sodhi has been consistent throughout the series and picked up 3 wickets in the last match.
(4 M, 74 R, 24.66 A + 4 O, 2 W)
He is an all-rounder and is equally good with both bat and ball. Neesham scored only 3 runs in the last match.
(3 M, 10 R, 3.33 A + 11.3 O, 6 W)
He is a left-arm orthodox bowler and can also play some big shots down the order. Santner picked up 1 wicket and scored 3 runs in the last match.
(4 M, 15 O, 5 W)
He is a left-arm fast bowler and bowls at a good pace, and can also swing the ball. Trent Boult bowled well, picking up 2 wickets in the last match.
(4 M, 15 O, 4 W)
Southee is a right-arm fast bowler and well known for his ability to swing the ball both ways. He went wicketless in the last match.
(4 M, 161 R, 53.66 A)
Skipper Finch opens the innings for the team and is one of the destructive batsmen. He is the No.3 T20I batsman. Finch batted well, scoring 79* runs from 55 balls in the last match.
(4 M, 103 R, 25.75 A)
He is a young right-handed batsman and is known for playing aggressively. Josh scored 13 runs in the last match.
(4 M, 92 R, 23 A + 5 O, 2 W)
He is one of the top all-rounders and one of the Top 10 batsmen across the world in the T20I format. Maxwell scored 18 runs and managed to pick up 2 wickets in the last match.
(4 M, 114 R, 38 A + 4 O, 1 W)
Stoinis is also an all-rounder but is mostly known for his ability to hit big sixes. He scored 19 runs in the last match.
(4 M, 23 R, 7.66 A + 13 O, 8 W)
He is a left-arm orthodox bowler and can be handy with the bat down the order. Agar bowled brilliantly, picking up 2 wickets for just 11 runs in his four overs.
(4 M, 13 O, 7 W)
He is a right-arm fast bowler and bowls well in the death overs. Kane picked up three wickets in the last match for just 19 runs.
(4 M, 13 O, 3 W)
He is a young right-arm fast bowler and had a perfect Big Bash season. Jhye Richardson went wicketless in the last match.
(4 M, 13 O, 4 W)
He is a right-arm leg-break bowler and is consistent at picking up wickets. In the last match, Zampa bowled well, picking up 2 wickets.
(4 M, 55 R, 13.75 A)
He is a wicket-keeper batsman and opens the innings along with Finch. Wade can play a long inning if he gets set on the crease. He scored only 14 runs in the last match.
(2 M, 7 O, 2 W)
He is a right-arm fast bowler. Meredith bowled well in the last match but went wicketless.
NZ vs AUS Dream11 Prediction
- You can pick Jhye Richardson to Kane Richardson.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
- Kane Williamson
- Aaron Finch
- Glenn Maxwell
- Martin Guptill
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Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.