Match Preview for NZ-W vs ENG-W Dream11 contest:
The second T20I of the three-match series between New Zealand Women (NZ-W) and England Women (ENG-W) will be played at the Westpac Stadium, Wellington on March 5th at 7:30 AM IST.
ENG-W won the ODI series 2-1 and also have made a fantastic start to the T20I series, crushing the hosts by seven wickets in the first game. NZ-W will thus, have their work cut out and will need to win this game to keep the series alive.
NZ-W vs ENG-W Dream11 Prediction:
Although there are a number of talented all-rounders in the NZ-W squad, they have won just 5 T20Is against ENG-W, losing a massive 22. This dismal record gives ENG-W a huge edge going into the second T20I, the visitors will look to seal the series and take an unassailable 2-0 lead.
NZ-W Probable Playing XI:
Sophie Devine (c), Maddy Green, Amy Satterthwaite, Katey Martin (wk), Amelia Kerr, Hayley Jensen, Brooke Halliday, Thamsyn Newton, Leigh Kasperek, Rosemary Mair, Jess Kerr.
ENG-W Probable Playing XI:
Danielle Wyatt, Tammy Beaumont, Natalie Sciver, Heather Knight (c), Amy Ellen Jones (wk), Sophia Dunkley, Katherine Brunt, Mady Villiers, Sarah Glenn, Sophie Ecclestone, Freya Davies.
NZ-W vs ENG-W Dream11 Team for Head to Head League:
Katey Martin, Danielle Wyatt, Tammy Beaumont, Maddy Green, Sophie Devine, Natalie Sciver, Amelia Kerr, Sophie Ecclestone, Leigh Kasperek, Sarah Glenn, Katherine Brunt.
Captain: Natalie Sciver
Natalie Sciver has already amassed 122 runs and 7 wickets in the limited-overs series so far. She is one of the best all-rounders in the world and deservedly a prime candidate to captain the Dream11 team.
Vice-captain: Sophie Devine
Sophie Devine was in stunning form in the Women’s Super Smash. SHe will need to lead the way with the bat and will need to deliver if NZ-W are to keep this series alive.
NZ-W vs ENG-W Dream11 Team for Small League:
Katey Martin, Danielle Wyatt, Tammy Beaumont, Maddy Green, Sophie Devine, Natalie Sciver, Amelia Kerr, Sophie Ecclestone, Leigh Kasperek, Mady Villiers, Katherine Brunt.
Captain: Amelia Kerr
Amelia Kerr was sensational in the third ODI, scoring 72 runs and picking up 4 wickets. Thus, her all0round attributes make her a good choice as captain of the Dream11 team.
Vice-captain: Sophie Ecclestone
Sophie Ecclestone may have got just four wickets so far on the tour, but she also has been economical. She can bat too and that makes her a fine choice as vice-captain of the Dream11 team.
NZ-W vs ENG-W Dream11 Team for Mega League:
Katey Martin, Danielle Wyatt, Tammy Beaumont, Maddy Green, Sophie Devine, Natalie Sciver, Amelia Kerr, Sophie Ecclestone, Leigh Kasperek, Freya Davies, Katherine Brunt.
Captain: Tammy Beaumont
Tammy Beaumont scored three consecutive half-centuries in the ODI series and also looked good for her 25 in the first T20I. Thus, she is a good bet as the captain of the Dream11 team.
Vice-captain: Katherine Brunt
Katherine Brunt was excellent in the first T20I with figures of 2-13. She also can bat if required, and can spring a surprise as the vice-captain of the Dream11 team.