BIPW vs OVIW Match Prediction & Betting Tips - Aug 13, 2023

Birmingham Phoenix women will go up against the Oval Invincibles women in the 19th match of The Women's Hundred competition for the 2023 season later tomorrow. Birmingham Phoenix are the hosts for this matchup and they will be looking to break a losing streak as they take on Oval Invincibles at the venue of Edgbaston Cricket Ground in the city of Birmingham on Sunday. Birmingham women are currently lying right at the bottom of the points table as we approach the halfway mark in the competition.

Birmingham Phoenix had to endure 3 defeats from 4 matches played thus far. Their skipper Evelyn Jones will regret the fact that they came so close to winning the last contest against Welsh Fire women, but could not win the match. Oval Invincibles women on the other hand also had to take a defeat at the hands of the women's team of Northern Superchargers. Their skipper Dane van Niekerk will be expecting that their team can provide a good comeback against the Phoenix team. In this article, we will look at betting tips, pitch report, and match prediction for this game.

Birmingham Phoenix Women vs Oval Invincibles Women Head-To-Head

The Birmingham Phoenix women and Oval Invincibles women have played 3 games so far in the competition against each other. The Oval Invincibles women have won all these three games. Birmingham Phoenix has never won a match against this opposition. Phoenix has averaged 109.7 runs while Invincibles have averaged 118 runs in these games.

Birmingham Phoenix Women vs Oval Invincibles Women Live Streaming and Broadcast

It is possible to watch the game between Oval Invincibles and Birmingham Phoenix on Sony Sports Network in India. The contest will be aired on different channels of Sony Network such as Ten 3, Sony Six, and Sony Ten 4. You can also watch the match via live streaming on the SonyLiv app and website.

BIPW vs OVIW Team Previews

Birmingham Phoenix Women

As far as the batting department for Birmingham Phoenix is concerned, the team will depend on their top order to get the bulk of the runs. Phoenix has some good batters in their ranks such as Amy Jones, Sophie Devine, and Tess Flintoff for this purpose. In Birmingham's last game, Tess Flintoff was in good form with the bat. She was the top run-getter for Phoenix with a top score of 55 runs from 45 balls with 6 fours. Apart from Flintoff, Amy Jones also batted well to score 48 runs from 34 balls with 6 fours.

Sophie Devine chipped in with a 19-ball 29 in this game. As far as the bowling attack is concerned the Birmingham Phoenix will rely on bowlers such as Issy Wong, Kate Levick, Tess Flintoff, Emily Arlott, Hannah Baker, and Sophie Devine to pick up most of the wickets. In their last game Emily Arlott, Hannah Baker, and Katie Levick bowled well to claim a couple of wickets each. Birmingham Phoenix played their last game against Welsh Fire on the 10th of August. They ended up on the losing side in a game played at the same venue as this.

In the 14th game of the competition against Welsh Fire, the Phoenix women missed the opportunity to win the game by a whisker. Batting first Welsh Fire women put together a good score of 137 runs on the board for the loss of 7 wickets. The Birmingham Phoenix replied with a score of 134 runs for the loss of 4 wickets. The Phoenix team was within breathing distance of a comprehensive win against Fire. But the Welsh Fire quick Shabnim Ismail had other ideas. She collected a hat trick on the last 3 balls of the contest to provide her team with an unlikely win.

Birmingham Phoenix Women Playing 11

Emily Arlott, Hannah Baker, Sterre Kalis, Abigail Freeborn, Amy Jones, Erin Burns, Eve Jones, Issy Wong, Katie Levick, Sophie Devine, Tess Flintoff.

Oval Invincibles Women

The Oval Invincibles women's team captain Dane Van Niekerk had to miss her last match but she will be available for this game replacing Kira Chathli in the playing eleven. As far as the batting department is concerned, the team will depend on the batswomen such as Marizzane Kapp, Alice Capsey, Paige Schofield, Alice Capsey, Lauren Winfield-Hill, and Suzie Bates to score most of the runs. In their earlier matchup, Cordelia Griffith played a gritty innings with the bat and scored 39 runs from 15 balls with 3 fours and 1 six.

Apart from Griffith, Mady Villiers also scored 22 runs from 19 balls. Suzie Bates chipped in with 22 runs from 28 balls. As far as the bowling department is concerned, the team will rely on bowlers such as Sophia Smale, Alice Capsey, Page Scholfield, Eva Grey, Mady Villiers, and Marizanne Kapp to pick up crucial breakthroughs. The outstanding bowler for Oval Invincibles women in their last match was Marizanna Kapp as she picked up a couple of wickets. Oval Invincibles women played their last match in the competition against Northern Superchargers.

In the 15th game of the competition, Invincibles women took on Northern Superchargers. Batting first, Superchargers put together 143 runs for the loss of 4 wickets. While chasing a target of 144 runs for a win, Oval Invincibles could manage just 129 runs for the loss of 5 wickets from their 100 balls. Phobe Litchfield from Northern Superchargers was adjudged player of the match for her superb 68 from 45 balls at the top of the order. Due to this loss, the Oval Invincibles are now faced with an uphill task of reaching the next stages of the competition. They have just 3 points on the board at the moment.

Oval Invincibles Women Playing 11

Alice Capsey, Kira Chathli, Ryana Macdonald, Sophia Smale, Cordelia Griffith, Eva Gray, Lauren Winfield, Mady Villiers, Marizanne Kapp, Paige Scholfield, Suzie Bates.

BIPW vs OVIW Toss Prediction

Both these sides will be keen to win the toss and bat first in this matchup. It will be a better idea to bat first and put up a big score on the board. The last game played at Edgbaston was won by the team batting first. 

Read our guide on toss predictions to learn how we analyze and come up with our tips.

Pitch and Conditions

This match between the Oval Invincibles women and Birmingham Phoenix women will be played at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground in the city of Birmingham. During their last matchup against Birmingham Phoenix, Oval Invincibles managed to register a comprehensive victory. This game was played last year at Kennington Oval in London.

The surface prepared for this encounter between Phoenix and Invincibles is expected to provide a thrilling battle between the bat and the ball. The weather forecast for this match is sunny conditions with a moderate breeze.  

BIPW vs OVIW Betting Tips

Looking at the current form, the defending champions for The Hundred for Women, Oval Invincibles will be expecting a win despite having a poor record in this year's competition. They have some batters such as Suzie Bates, Mady Villiers, and Dane van Niekerk in good form. However, you can expect Phoenix to provide solid opposition. It is likely to be a close game of cricket. We will bet with Oval Invincibles to win this match-up.

Bonus Cricket Bets

  1. Betway


    Suzie Bates to score more than 23 runs in the game.



You can expect this class player to come good at most of the time. She can be expected to score over 23 runs in this match.

  1. 10CRIC


    Sophie Devine to emerge as the top batter in the game.



Sophie Devine is looking good in the competition. You can bet on this in-form batter to emerge as the leading run-getter for Birmingham Phoenix.

  1. Rajabets


    Alice Capsey to score a fifty in the match.



Alice Capsey is in fine form during the competition. You can bet on her to score a half-century in this match.

Today Match Prediction

Oval Invincibles Women To Win the Match, 1.67

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Who will win BIPW vs OVIW

Birmingham Phoenix Women 65.52% (19)
Oval Invincibles Women 34.48% (10)
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