Australia vs West Indies 1st T20 2024 Prediction

Australia vs West Indies 2024 1st T20I Match Prediction, Pitch Report, Playing 11 & Fantasy Tips

Australia will take on West Indies in the first T20I of the 3-match series at the Bellerive Oval, Hobart, on Friday (9 February) evening.

 

Australia have played 2 T20I series since the 2022 T20 World Cup at home. They did not qualify for the semifinals. They beat South Africa in Aug (3-0) and lost to India (1-4). Many regular players were rested and new players were tried out. This will be an important series given its closeness to the 2024 T20 World Cup to be played in June.

 

On the other hand, West Indies have won all their 3 T20I series since the last T20 World Cup. They beat South Africa (2-1), beat India (3-2) and most recently beat England (3-2). Rovman Powell will captain the side with the likes of Pooran and Russell back in the squad for this series.

AUS vs WI 2024 1st T20 Match Details

  • Venue: Bellerive Oval, Hobart
  • Date & Time: Friday, February 9, 2024, at 1:30 PM IST
  • Live Streaming: Star Sports Channel and Disney+Hotstar App

Playing 11 for Today’s Australia vs West Indies 2024 1st T20

 

Playing 11 for Australia Team

D. Warner, J. Inglis, M. Marsh (C), G. Maxwell, M. Stoinis, T. David, M. Wade (W), J. Behrendorff, A. Zampa, S. Abbott, J. Hazlewood

 

Playing 11 for West Indies Team

B. King, J. Charles, S. Hope, N. Pooran (W), S. Rutherford, R. Powell (C), A. Russell, R. Shepherd, A. Hosein, J. Holder, A. Joseph

 

Australia vs West Indies T20 Head-to-head Record

Australia and West Indies have played 19 times in T20Is, out of which Australia have won 9 times and West Indies have won 10 times. In Australia, West Indies have won just 1 out of 5 T20Is played.

 

Australia Won

West Indies Won

No Result

Overall

9

10

0

In Australia

4

1

0

Last 5 Matches

4

1

0

 

Bellerive Oval Stats

Weather - 18°C, Mostly cloudy

Pitch - Balanced (Good for pacers)

Avg. 1st Innings Score - 141 runs (Last 5 T20Is played)

Toss - Team batting second won 3 times (Last 5 T20Is played)

Top Fantasy Players for Australia vs West Indies 1st T20 2024

Australia Team

PlayerCareer T20I Stats
D. Warner (BAT)2894 runs
M. Marsh (BAT)1272 runs
G. Maxwell (AR)2275 runs & 39 wickets
A. Zampa (BOWL)82 wickets


 West Indies Team

PlayerCareer T20I Stats
N. Pooran (WK)1214 runs
R. Powell (BAT)1811 runs
A. Russell (AR)846 runs & 46 wickets
A. Hosein (BOWL)37 wickets

 

Australia vs West Indies 2024 1st T20 Fantasy Team

  • Wicketkeeper: N. Pooran
  • Batters: D. Warner, M. Marsh, R. Powell
  • All-rounders: G. Maxwell, R. Shepherd, A. Russell
  • Bowlers: S. Abbott, A. Zampa, A. Joseph, A. Hosein

 

  • Captain: M. Marsh/G. Maxwell
  • Vice Captain: A. Russell/N. Pooran

HOWZAT Fantasy Team for Australia vs West Indies 1st T20I 2024

 

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FAQs

What is the record of Australia vs West Indies in T20Is?

Australia and West Indies have faced each other in 19 T20Is. Australia has won 9 times and West Indies has won 10 times.

 

What is Australia's win record at the Bellerive Oval?

Australia have played 3 T20Is at the Bellerive Oval, Hobart, winning all 3. Australia beat West Indies here back in 2010.

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