WI vs NZ 1st ODI Probable Playing XI : Preview\r\nWelcome to our Preview for WI vs NZ 1st ODI. The tests of the West Indies vs New Zealand were quite a ride. Now, we are about to change the gears as the format of the game shortens. we cover Westindies vs New Zealand 1st ODI Preview, Probbale Playing XI and Dream11 team Prediction.\r\n\r\nWest Indies will miss their big names in the squad, as they are not available for one reason or another. New Zealand too, have worries of their own. Despite that, going into the series, NZ are favorites.\r\n\r\nBut one can not write WI completely off. In the shorter formats, they have shown some promising sparks over the years. Big names or not, they don't go down without a fight.\r\n\r\nAlso Read : Knights vs Wellington Dream11 Team Prediction & Preview\r\nWhen and Where :\r\nWI vs NZ, 1st ODI\r\nCobham Oval (New), Whangarei\r\n03:30 AM IST\r\nVenue Stats :\r\nAverage 1st Innings score : 372 runs\r\n\r\nAverage 2nd Innings score : 231 runs\r\nPlayer to Watch :\r\nShai Hope\u00a0: He's played well in recent times, and has the temperament to stay on the crease and score big runs with patience.\r\n\r\nTom Latham : The batsman with great technique and intelligent mindset. He understands one day games, and plays accordingly.\r\nSquad :\r\nWindies :\u00a0Jason Holder (c), Jason Mohammed (vc), Ronsford Beaton, Sheldon Cotterell, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Kyle Hope, Shai Hope (wk), Evin Lewis, Nikita Miller, Ashley Nurse, Rovman Powell, Shannon Gabriel, Chadwick Walton, Kesrick Williams\r\n\r\nNew Zealand :\u00a0Kane Williamson (c) (1st ODI only), Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Matt Henry, Tom Latham (wk), Adam Milne, Colin Munro, Henry Nicholls, Tim Southee (1st ODI Only), Ross Taylor, George Worker.\r\nTeam News :\r\nWest Indies:\r\n\r\nSunil Ambris (fractured left arm), Alzarri Joseph (back injury) and Morlon Smules (finger injury) are ruled out from the squad.\r\n\r\nWindies\u00a0Selection Panel named their Replacement as follows :\r\n\r\nSunil Ambris (OUT ) \u2192\u00a0Shimron Hetmyer (IN)\r\nAlzarri Joseph (OUT) \u2192 Sheldon Cottrell (IN)\r\nMarlon Samuels ruled (OUT) \u2192 Chadwick Walton (IN)\r\n\r\nNew Zealand :\r\n\r\nMartin Guptill is not yet back to full fitness from his hamstring injury, meaning Worker will open the innings with Colin Munro.\r\n\r\nMitchell Santner (Shoulder Injury) wiil miss the First ODI.\r\n\r\nColin De Grandhomme is out of the series due to his Father's Death, and he will be replaced by Doug Bracewell in the squad.\r\nWI vs NZ probable playing XI :\r\nWest Indies :\r\n\r\nChris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Kyle Hope, Shai Hope (wk), Jason Mohammed, Rovman Powell, Jason Holder (capt), Ashley Nurse, Kesrick Williams, Shannon Gabriel, Sheldon Cottrell\/Ronsford Beaton\r\n\r\nNew Zealand :\r\n\r\nG Worker, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson (capt), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wk), Henry Nicholls, Doug Bracewell, T Astle, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, Adam Milne\/Lockie Ferguson\r\nWI vs NZ Dream11 Team Prediction :\r\n\r\n\r\nSuggestions :\r\n\r\n \tIn wicker-keeper both are good but we select S Hope.\r\n \tIn batsmens R Taylor, K Hope and Jason Mohammed are also good options.\r\n \tD Bracewell is also good option in All-rounders.\r\n \tIn bowlers K Williams and S Gabriel are also option.\r\n\r\nKey Players :\r\nWest Indies :\r\n\r\nC Gayle\r\nE Lewis\r\nShai Hope\r\nJ Holder\r\nJ Mohammed\r\nK Williams\r\nAshley Nurse\r\n\r\nNew Zealand :\r\n\r\nG Worker\r\nC Munro\r\nT Latham\r\nK Williamson\r\nTodd Astle\r\nSouthee\r\nT Boult\r\n\r\nDo Let us know : Which is your favorite player. And what other players do you like to keep in your fantasy cricket team ?\r\n\r\nIf you liked WI vs NZ 1st ODI Preview, then please subscribe to our Email Newsletter For Latest cricket News, Fantasy Previews, Playing XI and All information about Dream11 Fantasy Cricket. You can also find us on Twitter and Facebook.