Who will win New Zealand vs West Indies 9th Warm up Today Match Prediction in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 series? NZ vs WI 9th Warm Up Cricket Prediction held on 28th May 2019. Who will win New Zealand vs West Indies 9th Warm Up Cricket Match Prediction is available here?
NZ vs WI 9th Warm Up Match Prediction
New Zealand are all set to take on West Indies in the 9th Warm Up match for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Before this match, New Zealand defeated India by six wickets in the 4th warm up match. Whereas, West Indies vs South Africa 5th warm up match ended in no result due to bad weather conditions. Now, the 9th warm up match New Zealand vs West Indies will be held at County Ground, Bristol on 28th May 2019.
In the fourth warm up match, India won the toss and decided to bat first. However, this turned out to be a poor decision, as Indian batting line up badly collapsed at 179 in the 39th over. Only Ravindra Jadeja resisted the strong New Zealand bowling with 54 runs, while no other batsman could manage to score notable runs.
So, New Zealand needed 180 runs to win this warm up match, which they easily chased in the 37th over. The Kiwi skipper Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor remained the top scorers for New Zealand, marking 67 and 71 runs respectively. As a result, New Zealand run down this target in the 37th over with six wicket to spare.
Whereas, West Indies were expected to play 5th warm up match against South Africa, which was called off due to bad weather. However, prior to the 5th warm up match, West Indies lost the Tri-Series against Bangladesh in the final match. Now, they are preparing to meet New Zealand ahead of World Cup.
New Zealand will win. After defeating India in the previous warm up match, New Zealand are in high spirits. So, they will be looking forward to win this match and head for World Cup. Moreover, they also have a rich history against Windies in Cricket World Cup.
On the other side, West Indies will be counting on victory in this match. Though, they had a no result warm up match previously, but they have yet to showcase their abilities ahead of World Cup. This victory will boost their moral and ring the bells for opponent teams in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. All in all, this is going to be a fantastic warm up match for the cricket fans.
West Indies will win the toss. They might choose to bat first, or decide to ball first, depending on the weather and pitch conditions. Nevertheless, toss will play an important role in the victory of winning side.
New Zealand Team Squad
Kane Williamson(c), Tom Blundell(w), Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Mitchell Santner, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult, Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, James Neesham, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Tom Latham, Matt Henry.
West Indies Team Squad
Jason Holder(c), Shai Hope(w), Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Darren Bravo, Oshane Thomas, Shannon Gabriel, Sheldon Cottrell, Kemar Roach, Shimron Hetmyer, Ashley Nurse, Andre Russell, Carlos Brathwaite, Fabian Allen, Nicholas Pooran.