England Women vs Australia Women on the 8th of July for the deciding T20 match at the Lord’s Stadium. The tournament is currently tied after England clutched a 3-run victory at the Oval and the credit goes to powerful innings of Danni Wyatt. Spinner Sophie Ecclestone and Sarah Glenn played their part in the English bowling side. Australia’s casual extra 21 runs and weak performance in the middle order slipped their lead in the tournament.
Australian women’s side entered the tournament as the favorites but the home support of England helped their team to give a good fight and now they are challenging for the title. English caption Heather Knight also mentions the crowd support as their winning fuel and expects the same at the Lords.
The final T20 match between Australia women and England women will be played on July 8th, 2023 at Lords, London.
Match: England Women vs Australia Women, 3rd T20, Women Ashes, 2023
Date: July 08, 2023 (Saturday)
Time:11:30 PM IST
Venue: Lords, London
The English batting order was carried out by the bashing innings of Danni Wyatt in the last game. She scored 76 runs in just 46 balls and England gave a target of 186 to the Australian side. Australia’s fumbled fielding gave away an extra 21 runs which was a boon for the English team. Nat Sciver-Brunt and Sophia Dunkley are the two very promising players in the batting order of the English side and they are expected to show their A game in the final game.
Sarah Glenn had the lowest economy in the English bowling order and she took two crucial wickets in the 2nd game. Sophie Ecclestone also had her economy below 10 and managed to take two wickets from the game. These two bowlers are promising for the English side and can be the charm at the Lord’s.
Heather Knight (c), Tammy Beaumont, Maia Bouchier, Katherine Brunt, Kate Cross, Freya Davies, Charlie Dean, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Tash Farrant, Sarah Glenn, Amy Jones, Nat Sciver, Anya Shrubsole, Mady Villiers, Lauren Winfield-Hill, Danni Wyatt
Players to watch out for:
After an explosive performance in the 2nd game, she is the player to look out for. She is solely carrying the batting order of England. She was also the player of the match and will be holding confidence in the final battle.
She is a spin bowler and in the last match, she took 2 wickets and helped her team win. She bagged 19 wickets with an economy of 5.4 which makes her the lethal bowler of the English camp. She is definitely a player to watch out for.
Possible Playing XI:
Heather Knight (c), Danielle Wyatt, Sophia Dunkley, Alice Capsey, Nat Sciver-Brunt, Amy Jones (wk), Sophie Ecclestone, Sarah Glenn, Charlie Dean, Lauren Bell, Danielle Gibson
The No. 1 ranked team is under pressure after the loss at Oval. But still, they are the favorites to win the competition. Alyssa Healy started the innings with a high run rate but could not continue and was out only at the score of 37 but she has the potential and might watch her come back. Ellyse Perry scored a half-century in the last match and finished without giving her wicket which shows hope for Australia.
Australia needs to check their extras and they are set to go. Annabel Sutherland who took the most wickets in the last game also had an economy of 7 runs which is good for T20 cricket. Megan Schutt was out of performance in the last game but it is likely that she will come back in the finals.
Alyssa Healy (c), Tahlia McGrath (vc), Darcie Brown, Ashleigh Gardner, Kim Garth, Grace Harris, Jess Jonassen, Alana King, Phoebe Litchfield, Beth Mooney, Ellyse Perry, Megan Schutt, Annabel Sutherland, Georgia Wareham
Players to watch out for:
After an outstanding performance in the game, she is obviously a player to watch out for. She scored 51 runs in the last game which includes 5 (4s) and 2 (6s). She almost won the game but fell short of 3 runs.
She will be a bowler to look out for. She took 3 wickets in the last game and only conceded 28 runs.
Possible Playing XI:
Alyssa Healy (c & wk), Beth Mooney, Ashleigh Gardner, Grace Harris, Ellyse Perry, Phoebe Litchfield, Georgia Wareham, Tahlia McGrath, Megan Schutt, Jess Jonassen, Darcie Brown
England Women vs Australia Women Toss Prediction
Teams who win the toss will choose to bat as according to the stats the teams who bat first has the higher probability of winning. Bowlers also had an advantage in the second innings.
England Women vs Australia Women Pitch Report
Lord’s pitch favors the bowling side in the second half of the game. Teams will put on a high score and defend in the second innings and spinners will have to take the responsibilities of the wickets.
England Women vs Australia Women Prediction
This can be the hardest prediction when it comes to head-to-head as both the teams is in a tie (20-20). The last T20 match will not only decide the winners of the series but also declare a team to top the race head-to-head. Australia is the favorite in the tournament but the recent comeback from the English side is giving a tough fight. English crowd is also playing their role in the game as it has become a crucial factor in their winning. Check out the odds at Cricbaba!
Australia is the favorite and they are going to beat the home English team at the odds of 2.15.
England Women vs Australia Women Most Recommended Player for Bet:
Ellyse Perry, after a stunning 51 runs is at the top list to bet for. She opens in the middle order and carries the team to a good total score. She has a good bowling career as she bagged 123 wickets in 141 games.