AUS vs WI Match Prediction & Betting Tips - Feb 11, 2024
The West Indies men's team is visiting Australia for tests, one-day internationals, and T20I games. We have completed the test and one-day portion of the series and entered the last phase. T20I games. Australia won the first T20I game in Hobart by a slender margin of 11 runs. The second encounter will be played tomorrow at Adelaide Oval in Adelaide. Let's peek at this contest's betting tips, match prediction, and pitch report.
Australia vs West Indies Head-To-Head
The Australia and West Indies teams have played against each other on 19 occasions in the past in the T20I format and have pretty much a level record. The West Indies men hold a slender 10-9 advantage in these games.
Australia vs West Indies Live Streaming and Broadcast
The live streaming for this series between Australia and West Indies will be available on Disney+Hotstar. You can also view the game live on TV through Star Sports Network. This game will be available to Aussie fans through Foxtel, Kayo, and Fox Cricket.<br />
AUS vs WI Team Previews
The Aussies managed to win the last encounter between the two teams, although it was a close game. But despite the win, they do not have an excellent record in recent games. They lost the T20I series against India by a margin of 3-2 just before this series against the Caribbeans. The leading batter for Australia in recent T20I games has been Travis Head. He has scored 209 runs in his last six matches with an average of 34.83. Other batters doing well for Australia are Josh Inglis and Mitchell Marsh.
The leading wicket-taker for Australia in recent contests has been Sean Abbott. The right-arm fast-medium bowler has collected ten wickets from his last six games with an average of 21.00. Another leggie who is doing well for Australia has been Tanveer Sangha. He has also picked up ten wickets from his last seven matches for the Aussies. Another fast-medium bowler, Jason Behrendorff, picked up nine victims from his previous six games with an average of 18.88.<br />
Australia Playing 11
Josh Inglis, David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Timothy David, Matthew Wade, Adam Zampa, Spencer Johnson, Jason Behrendorff, Josh Hazlewood.
The West Indies team has also had a mixed bag in their recent past in T20 internationals. They fought a keenly contested battle against England and lost in the first T20I against Australia. Australians have won the last four games between these two teams, and their last victory came back in 2021 against Australia. Nicholas Pooran has been the leading batter for West Indies in their recent games. He has scored 402 runs in his last 14 games with an average of 28.71.
Brandon King has also done well for the Windies, scoring 401 runs from 14 innings with an average of 33.41. Another right-hander doing well for West Indies is Rovman Powell. He has scored 338 runs from his last 13 innings with an average of 33.80. The West Indian quick Alzarri Joseph has been the leading bowler for the Windies, picking up 18 wickets from his last ten matches with an average of 21.27. Romario Shepherd has also picked up 13 wickets from his last ten games, while Jason Holder has picked up 13 scalps from his previous 12 games.<br />
West Indies Playing 11
Brandon King, Johnson Charles, Nicholas Pooran, Shai Hope, Rovman Powell, Sherfane Rutherford, Andre Russell, Romario Shepherd, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph.
AUS vs WI Toss Prediction
If you look at the T20I games played between the two teams, the teams batting first and second have nearly identical records at this venue. So, winning the toss will not be as significant as it could have been at other venues. The skipper might also follow the usual trend in T20I games to field first here.
Read our guide on toss predictions to learn how we analyze and come up with our tips.
Pitch and Conditions
We are expecting to get a balanced wicket at this venue in Adelaide. The Adelaide Oval surface will be helpful to both batters and bowlers. You can expect even bounce and carry from this track. Even the spinners might get some help from the track.
We are expecting some cloudy conditions during the game. The temperatures during this contest will remain close to 32 degrees on the matchday. <br />
AUS vs WI Betting Tips
You will find a lot of firepower in both teams' batting departments. These teams also have match-winning all-rounders on their rans. But the hosts, Australia, also have momentum on their side. They are also a more confident side, and West Indies will have to play out of their skins to beat them and remain alive in the series. So, we will bet with Australia to win.
Bonus Cricket Bets
Mitchell Marsh has played well for the Aussies in recent games. You can bet on him to emerge as the top batter for his team.
The West Indian top-order batting has been in good shape in recent matches. You can expect it to do well again here.
Josh Hazlewood is a remarkably consistent bowler for Australia. You can bet on him to emerge as the top bowler for the Aussies.
You can bet on the West Indies skipper to win the toss, even though there is no reason for it.