AUS-W vs NZ-W: Australia Women and New Zealand Women will take on each other on Saturday, August 6. Moreover, the Edgbaston Stadium in Birmingham, England will host the match.
AUS-W vs NZ-W: Background of Australia Women vs New Zealand Women fixture
Australia Women are coming into this fixture after winning against Pakistan Women on Wednesday. The Aussies posted 160 runs with a loss of two wickets in the twenty overs after choosing to bat first.
Pakistan Women as expected had a poor start and they could put up only 116 runs. Australia Women went on to win the match by 44 runs. New Zealand Women are coming into this match after losing against England Women on Thursday.
New Zealand Women could score only 71 runs in the twenty overs after choosing to bat first. The hosts chased the small total with little to no difficulty in the 12th over. England Women won the match against New Zealand Women by seven wickets.
Amelia Kerr went on to pick up two wickets against England Women. She did so by giving away 27 runs in her four over spell with an economy rate of 6.75.
AUS-W vs NZ-W: What is the weather update at the Edgbaston Stadium in Birmingham, England?
The maximum temperature in Birmingham on Saturday will be 22°C while the minimum temperature will be 9°C. Partly cloudy conditions are expected throughout the day.
How will the pitch behave for Australia Women vs New Zealand Women match?
The pitch at Edgbaston is well balanced for both batters and bowlers but the latter are getting good help in this tournament. New Zealand managed to score only 71 runs in the last match and are likely to struggle again if they get to bat first against a strong Australian bowling unit.
AUS-W vs NZ-W: What is the full squad for Australia Women vs New Zealand Women series?
Australia Women – Meg Lanning (c), Rachael Haynes (vc), Darcie Brown, Nicola Carey, Ashleigh Gardner, Grace Harris, Alyssa Healy, Jess Jonassen, Alana King, Tahlia McGrath, Beth Mooney, Ellyse Perry, Megan Schutt, Annabel Sutherland, Amanda-Jade Wellington.
New Zealand Women – Sophie Devine (c), Suzie Bates, Eden Carson, Izzy Gaze, Claudia Green, Maddy Green, Brooke Halliday, Hayley Jensen, Fran Jonas, Amelia Kerr, Rosemary Mair, Jess McFadyen, Georgia Plimmer, Hannah Rowe, Lea Tahuhu.
AUS-W vs NZ-W: How to watch Australia Women vs New Zealand Women live/full match?
SONY Sports Network has the official broadcasting rights to show the Commonwealth Games 2022 in India. One can watch the games with English commentary on Sony Six and Sony Six HD.
The Commonwealth Games 2022 will be available in Hindi on Sony Ten 3 and Sony Ten 3 HD.
Moreover, one can live stream the games on the Sony LIV app. One must have a subscription to live stream the games.