WI vs PAK Dream11: Welcome to the first T20I between West Indies and Pakistan. Both these sides are quite inconsistent and can put on a great performance one day and a mediocre show another day. It is definitely going to be exciting series to watch.
Fixture: West Indies vs Pakistan, 1st T20I
When: July 28, 2021. at 7:30 PM IST
Venue: Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
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Lendl Simmons, Evin Lewis, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran (WK), Kieron Pollard (C), Andre Russell, Fabian Allen, Dwayne Bravo, Hayden Walsh Jr, Fidel Edwards, Obed McCoy
Evin Lewis has played 43 matches and scored 1227 runs at an average of 31.9 and a strike rate of 160 in his T20I career. He is an aggressive batsman and this format should suit him.
Lendl Simmons has played 65 matches and scored 1499 runs at an average of 27.2 and a strike rate of 123.40,
Andre Russell has played 59 matches and scored 709 runs at an average of 21.5 and a strike rate of 156.80 in his T20I career. He has also picked up 36 wickets, 34.5 average, 9.18 economy rate & best figures of 3/12 in his T20I career.
Hayden Walsh Jr has picked up 23 wickets, 20 average, 7.68 economy rate & best figures of 3/12 in his T20I career. He was spectacular and won the man of the series in the last series against Australia.
Babar Azam (C), Mohammad Rizwan (WK), Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, S Maqsood, Azam Khan, Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Shah Afridi
Babar Azam has played 57 matches and scored 2153 runs at an average of 46.8 and a strike rate of 130.70 in his T20I career. He is a very consistent player and can anchor the innings in these sticky pitches at Barbados, a good choice for captaincy.
Mohammad Rizwan has played 39 matches and scored 1019 runs at an average of 48.50 and a strike rate of 129.20 in his T20I career. He will also contribute with keeping points apart from batting hence a default pick.
Mohammad Hafeez has played 109 matches and scored 2423 runs at an average of 26.6 and a strike rate of 121, He has also picked up 58 wickets, 22.3 average, 6.56 economy rate & best figures of 3/12 in his T20I career.
Hasan Ali has played 37 matches and picked up 49 wickets, 22.16 average, 8.38 economy rate & best figures of 6/25 in his T20I career. He can also slog the ball lower down the order with the bat.
Venue stats (T20I) :
Total Matches Played: 21
Average first innings total: 144
Average second innings total: 125
Matches won by Team batting first: 13
Matches won by Team batting second: 8
In WI vs PAK Dream11 match prediction, The pitch is expected to be a slow and stick wicket Pakistan can really put on a good fight. West Indies are expected to win this match.
Wicket-keepers: M Rizwan (VC)
Batsmen: B Azam, E Lewis, L Simmons, C Gayle, M Hafeez
All-rounders: A Russell(C), S Khan
Bowlers: H Ali, Hayden Walsh Jr, Shaheen Afridi
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