In the history of World Cup matches the defending champions Australia is back after their first victory to have a battle with the formidable team, West Indies. This makes the level of expectation to increase in the current match. Both the teams are strong enough to have a winning battle in the cricket ground.
With the likes of Chris Gayle and Andre Russell has highly complimented the youth players like Shai Hope and Shimron Hetmyer. The team, West Indies has already proven themselves with great performance in the previous match. Both the teams are strong in the batting line up and in bowling as well.
In the current match, it is highly expected to have a great performance from the team Australia since they had a huge comfortable victory with Afghanistan in the tournament. David Warne and Aaron Finch boosted the score and other players like Usman Khawaja and Steven Smith gave a tough competition to the opponent. When considering middle order, Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis played well and balanced well in the significant time. The same kind of great performance is expected to form the team again.
The expected 11: Aaron Finch, David Warner, Usman Khawaja, Glenn Maxwell, Steven Smith, Marcus Stoinis, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Adam Zampa, Mitchell Cottrell
Like their previous match, the team West Indies is now expected to present another most thrilling performance in the current match as well. There are no changes expected from their side where Darren Bravo is getting another chance to play in the top order. Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer and Shai Hope fit and firing for the team.
A lot of confidence is found in them and also expected that they will sustain their momentum. Andre Russell, Jason Holder, and Carlos Brathwaite are in the right form to blow and also in scoring some quick runs. Ashley Nurse will continue as the primary spinner but the complete expectation of the people is one Oshane Thomas after his performance in the previous match with Pakistan.
The expected 11: Chris Gayle, Shai Hope, Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran, Andre Russell, Jason Holder, Ashley Nurse, Sheldon Cottrell, Carlos Brathwaite, Oshane Thomas.
Details of the match
Date: June 6th, 2019
Time: 3.00 PM IST
Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Head to head matches
Total number of matches: 9
Number of matches won by Australia: 4
Number of matches won by West Indies: 5
Number of matches without results or draw: 0
The pitch is another batting track where the runs of 300’s are scored easily on the surface. If the rain interrupts the match the overcast condition may help the new bowlers upfront in some power play overs.
On the whole, it is the match for the teams that have a good expectation among the cricket lovers and for the fans of the teams. It is time to wait for the most awaited matches between the teams. Have fun and keep enjoying the thrills matches of the World Cup 2019.