AUS vs WI: Match Preview– ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Match 38. Australia and West Indies will face each other in their next encounter of ICC T20 World Cup 2021. The match will take place at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on November 6. Australia and West Indies are part of group 1 in the tournament.
Australia have played 4 matches so far in the tournament. They have won 3 matches and lost 1. Australia defeated South Africa, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh but lost to England. With 6 points, they take the 2nd spot in group 1 points table. They are still active in the race of semis.
West Indies have played 4 matches in the tournament so far, losing 3 and winning 1. West Indies defeated Bangladesh but lost to England, South Africa, and Sri Lanka. With 2 points, they take the 5th spot in the points table. West Indies are already out of the race to the semi-finals.
In head-to-head encounter, Australia and West Indies have played 16 T20I matches. Australia have won 6 games while West Indies have won 10 matches. In T20 World Cup tournaments, Australia and West Indies have locked horns 5 times. Australia won 2 games while West Indies won 3 matches.
AUS vs WI: Match Preview– ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Match 38
Australia are part of group 1 in ICC T20 World Cup 2021. West Indies, England, South Africa, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka are other teams in the group. In their previous match, Australia defeated Bangladesh by 8 wickets.
Batting first, Bangladesh suffered a batting collapse and were all-out for just 73. Adam Zampa picked a 5-wicket haul. Later, with David Warner’s 18 and Aaron Finch’s 40, Australia comfortably won the match in just 6.2 overs by 8 wickets.
Australia Squad: David Warner, Aaron Finch (C), Mitchell Marsh, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Ashton Agar, Kane Richardson, Mitchell Swepson, Josh Inglis
West Indies are also part of group 1 in the tournament. They are out of the semi-finals’ race and will play their last game against Australia in the tournament. In their previous clash, West Indies lost to Sri Lanka by 20 runs.
Batting first, Sri Lanka reached 189-3 on the scoreboard with Pathum Nissanka’s 51 and Charith Asalanka’s 68. For West Indies, Nicholas Pooran slammed 46 while Shimron Hetmyer smacked 81. However, West Indies could manage only 169-8 and lost the match by 8 wickets.
West Indies Squad: Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Roston Chase, Nicholas Pooran, Kieron Pollard (C), Shimron Hetmyer, Andre Russell, Dwayne Bravo, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Ravi Rampaul, Oshane Thomas, Hayden Walsh, Andre Fletcher, Lendl Simmons.