WI vs NZ: West Indies and New Zealand will take on each other in the 1st ODI match on Wednesday, August 17. Moreover, that game will be played at Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados.
West Indies are coming into this game after winning against New Zealand in the third T20 match on Monday. The Kiwis won the toss and they decided to bat first.
New Zealand had a very slow start and they couldn’t take the advantage of the power play overs. They could put up only 145 runs with a loss of seven wickets in the Twenty overs thanks to brilliant bowling efforts from West Indies.
The hosts had an excellent start with a 102 runs partnership for the first wicket. West Indies chased down the total in the 19th over and they won the third match against New Zealand by eight wickets.
Brandon King went on to win the man of the match award in the third T20 match. He went on to score 53 runs from 35 balls with a strike rate of 151.43.
WI vs NZ: When and Where West Indies vs New Zealand?
West Indies vs New Zealand match will take place at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados on Wednesday, August 17.
WI vs NZ: What is the venue of the West Indies vs New Zealand game?
The venue of the game is the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados.
Players to watch out
Glenn Phillips (New Zealand)
Glenn Phillips won the man of the series award against West Indies. He scored 17 (11), 76 (41) and 41 (26) respectively in the three match T20 series.
Odean Smith (West Indies)
Odean Smith went on to pick up three wickets against New Zealand. He did so by giving away 29 runs in four overs with an economy rate of 7.25.
What is the weather update at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados?
The maximum temperature in Bridgetown on Wednesday will be 31°C while the minimum temperature will be 26°C. Sunny conditions are expected throughout the day.
WI vs NZ: Live Full Squad
West Indies – Nicholas Pooran (captain), Shai Hope (vice-captain), Shamarh Brooks, Keacy Carty, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Brandon King, Kyle Mayers, Gudakesh Motie (subject to fitness), Keemo Paul, Jayden Seales, Kevin Sinclair.
New Zealand – Kane Williamson, Finn Allen, Trent Boult, Michael Bracewell, Devon Conway, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Daryl Mitchell, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee.