Mitchell Starc is an extremely important cog in his team’s wheel.
West Indies and Australia will lock horns in the third ODI on 27th July. The hosts bounced back in the series with a splendid bowling display in the second ODI. Australia started the series on a winning note as Mitchell Starc starred with the ball for them.
Heading into this decider both the teams would be determined to bring their ‘A’ game to the field to clinch the series. This would thus be an interesting contest to watch out for the cricket enthusiasts.
West Indies vs Australia, 3rd ODI
Venue: Kensington Oval, Barbados
Date & Time: 27th July 2021, at 12:00 AM IST
The pitch seems to be a slower track. The bowlers have a lot of assistance on the surface and the pacers are expected to get swing early on. As the game progresses, the spinners might chum in the scenario, so the batters will have to stay firm and build up their innings.
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Probable Playing XIs for WI vs AUS 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket
Evin Lewis, Shai Hope, Jason Mohammed, Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Kieron Pollard (c), Jason Holder, Sheldon Cottrell, Hayden Walsh, Alzarri Joseph, and Akeal Hosein
Josh Philippe, Ben McDermott, Mitchell Marsh, Moises Henriques, Ashton Turner, Matt Wade, Alex Carey (c&wk), Adam Zampa, Mitchell Starc, Wes Agar, and Riley Meredith
Top Picks for WI vs AUS 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket
Mitchell Starc is an extremely important cog in the team’s wheel. The speedster has exuded his flair in both the games for Australia. In the first ODI, he picked up 5 wickets, whereas in the 2nd ODI, he scalped 3 wickets. He would be a key player for the team.
Hayden Walsh is a player that one can probably bank on. He has been in good form lately, as even against the Proteas, he was clinical for the team. He picked up 5 wickets in the first ODI and 1 in the second and would be keen to keep going.
Alex Carey’s contribution to the willow will be pivotal for the team. He played a belligerent knock of 67 in the first game. And heading into this decider, he would be keen to put up some show with the bat.
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for WI vs AUS 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket
Alex Carey, Shai Hope, Josh Philippe, Moises Henriques, Kieron Pollard, Jason Holder, Mitchell Marsh, Mitchell Starc (c), Akeal Hosein, Hayden Walsh (vc) and Adam Zampa
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for WI vs AUS 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket
Alex Carey (c), Nicholas Pooran, Evin Lewis, Moises Henriques, Darren Bravo, Jason Holder, Mitchell Marsh (vc), Mitchell Starc, Hayden Walsh, Alzarri Joseph, and Adam Zampa
Captain and Vice-Captain Options:
Captain Options: Mitchell Starc and Alex Carey
Vice-Captain Options: Hayden Walsh and Mitchell Marsh
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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.