West Indies Women will try to save the series in the third game of the five-match T20 series against England Women. The hosts were thrashed in the first ODI of the series. Following their 16-run loss to England, they now trail 0-2 in the series. A win here would keep them alive, and that is what the team would aim for.
In T20 cricket, England Women have dominated the West Indies Women. They have won nine of the last ten games between the two teams, which will instil confidence in the players. West Indies Women must capitalise on home conditions, and key players must rise to the occasion.
The 3rd T20I between West Indies Women vs England Women will take place on December 18th, 2022 at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados.
Match Details to Note
Match: West Indies Women vs England Women, 3rd T20I, England Women Tour of West Indies 2022
Date: December 18, 2022 (Sunday)
Time: 3:30 AM IST
Venue: Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
Hayley Matthews will look to put the upsets behind her and put on a good performance in this game. The side battles to save the series here, and they haven’t beaten England once this series. Matthews wants her players to give a strong performance in this game.
Haley Matthews and Aaliyah Alleyne must score runs at the top, where they have struggled. As the English Women have a strong attack, the side would need runs from Kycia Knight, Rashada Williams, and Djenaba Joseph in the middle order. Down the order, Shemaine Campbelle and Chinelle Henry must use the long handle.
Their bowlers have struggled against English batters, and the team relies on Matthews and Chinelle Henry for good spells with the new ball. Afy Fletcher and Karishma Ramharack performed well in the previous game, giving them confidence. They, along with Rashada Williams and Cherry Ann Fraser, must perform well here.
Hayley Matthews (C), Shakera Selman (VC), Aaliyah Alleyne, Shemaine Campbelle, Afy Fletcher, Cherry Ann Fraser, Shabika Gajnabi, Sheneta Grimmond, Chinelle Henry, Kycia Knight, Chedean Nation, Karishma Ramharack, Kaysia Schultz, Rashada Williams
Possible Playing XI:
Hayley Matthews (c), Aaliyah Alleyne, Shemaine Campbelle, Afy Fletcher, Cherry Ann Fraser, Shabika Gajnabi, Djenaba Joseph, Kycia Knight (wk), Karishma Ramharack, Chinelle Henry, Rashada Williams
Heather Knight would be pleased with her team’s performance on this tour. They have dominated the hosts in all of their games so far. In this game, the team will be aiming for an unassailable 3-0 lead. Knight wants her batters and bowlers to play clinically and not be complacent in this game.
Danielle Wyatt and Sophia Dunkley are performing well, and the team anticipates a strong start from them here. The side has good players in the middle order, and they will look for runs from Lauren Winfield-Hill, Knight, and Maia Bouchier. Down the order, Alice Davidson Richards, Katherine Brunt, and Sarah Glenn add strength to this batting lineup.
In this game, Kathrine Brunt and Lauren Bell will look to bowl tight lines with the new ball and trouble the West Indies batters. Charlotte Dean and Freya Davies played well in the previous game and will be confident. The team also anticipates a strong performance from Sarah Glenn and Richards in the supporting act.
Heather Knight (c), Lauren Bell, Katherine Brunt, Alice Capsey, Freya Davies, Charlie Dean, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Sarah Glenn, Amy Jones, Freya Kemp, Nat Sciver, Lauren Winfield-Hill, Issy Wong, Danni Wyatt
Possible Playing XI:
Heather Knight (c), Danielle Wyatt, Sophia Dunkley, Lauren Winfield-Hill (wk), Maia Bouchier, Alice Davidson Richards, Katherine Brunt, Charlotte Dean, Sarah Glenn, Freya Davies, Lauren Bell
West Indies Women vs England Women Head to Head
West Indies Women vs England Women Head to Head Stats in T20s
West Indies Women vs England Women Toss Prediction
The wicket is difficult to bat on and becomes slower as the game progresses. Chasing scores has always been difficult. As a result, we anticipate that the team that wins the toss here will bat first.
West Indies Women vs England Women Pitch Report
Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados, is well-known for its difficult batting surface. The ball does not land nicely on the bat, so batters must be cautious. There isn’t much on the surface for fast bowlers, so they must be creative with their variations. Spinners have previously had success at this venue.
On December 18, the skies over Barbados would be cloudy. Because the ball tends to stop on the batters, the pitch can be difficult to bat on. They must fix their gaze on this surface. The team batting first would aim for a score of 150 or more.
West Indies Women vs England Women Prediction
West Indies Women are up against it in this game as they try to save the series. Their batters have struggled, and the team will need contributions from the top of the lineup to win this game. England has an experienced team and momentum on their side, making them the favourites to win 3-0. Check out the odds at Cricbaba!
England Women is the favourite to beat West Indies Women at the odds of 1.06.
West Indies Women vs England Women Most Recommended Player for Bet:
Danielle Wyatt is the highest run scorer for England Women in the tour with 195 runs to her name. We recommend to pick her as the highest run scorer against West Indies Women as well.