AU-W vs IN-W Dream11 Match Preview: In the opening encounter of the exciting and entertaining ICC Women’s T20 World Cup, hosts Australia Women will be locking horns with the India Women. Both the teams will be entering this match with a winning momentum as they have won their last warm-up games. Australia will definitely be counted as the favourites due to their sensational victory in the final of the recently concluded T20I tri-series against India also involving England. However, India are also not that much behind in competition as they have a quite balanced team which the Aussies will wary of.
ICC Women’s T20 World Cup- Match 1
Australia Women vs India Women
Venue: Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney
February 21, Friday at 01:30 PM IST
Head to Head: In their last five meetings, Australia Women have won three matches and India Women have ended up winning two games.
Australia Women Team News
Injury Status: Pacer Tayla Vlaeminck has been ruled out of the mega event with a foot injury. Molly Strano has been drafted as the replacement.
Alyssa Healy (wk), Beth Mooney, Ashleigh Gardner, Meg Lanning (C), Ellyse Perry, Annabel Sutherland, Rachael Haynes, Megan Schutt, Jess Jonassen, Delissa Kimmince, Nicola Carey.
Australia Women Squad
Meg Lanning (C), Alyssa Healy (wk), Beth Mooney, Ashleigh Gardner, Ellyse Perry, Annabel Sutherland, Rachel Haynes, Megan Schutt, Jess Jonassen, Molly Strano, Nichola Carey, Delissa Kimmince, Erin Burns, Sophie Molineux, Georgia Wareham.
India Women Team News
Injury Status: There are no updates about any injury unavailability.
Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur (C), Veda Krishnamurthy, Deepti Sharma, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Arundhati Reddy, Shikha Pandey, Poonam Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad.
India Women Squad
Harmanpreet Kaur (C), Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana, Richa Ghosh, Jemimah Rodrigues, Deepti Sharma, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Arundhati Reddy, Shikha Pandey, Radha Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Poonam Yadav, Pooja Vastrakar, Harleen Deol, Veda Krishnamurthy.
Australia Women Fantasy Picks
Players to Avoid
India Women Fantasy Picks
Players to Avoid
We are backing the Australia Women to win this match.
WK: Alyssa Healy
BT: Beth Mooney, Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana, Ashleigh Gardner
ALL: Ellyse Perry, Deepti Sharma, Jess Jonassen
BW: Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Megan Schutt, Delissa Kimmince
Captain choices: Beth Mooney, Ellyse Perry, Jess Jonassen, Smriti Mandhana.
Fantasy Tip: Australian team looks more balanced and are in a good form and therefore, you should pick more Australian Women cricketers.