WI vs ENG Cricket Betting Tips and Tricks– 1st ODI Match Prediction, 2023. The eagerly anticipated 1st ODI between West Indies and England is set to be held at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua on Sunday, December 3rd.
WI vs ENG Cricket Betting Tips and Tricks 1st ODI Match Preview:
Prepare for an enthralling battle as West Indies faces England in the inaugural match of the three-match ODI series at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. In the last five years, England holds a slender lead in head-to-head encounters against West Indies.
The pitch at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium is expected to favor batsmen, providing an ideal platform for substantial scores while also offering support to the pace bowlers. The history at this venue suggests that chasing might hold an advantage.
West Indies’ previous ODI series against India ended in a 2-1 defeat. In their last encounter, India handed West Indies a hefty 200-run defeat. India posted a commanding total of 351 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 50 overs. In response, West Indies struggled, getting all out for 151 runs in 35 overs. Key performers for the West Indies included Gudakesh Motie, contributing 39 runs alongside a wicket, Alick Athanaze with a vital 32 runs, and Romario Shepherd, who took 2 wickets.
England’s recent ODI fixture was against Pakistan in the ODI World Cup 2023, where they emerged victorious by 93 runs. England posted a challenging total of 337 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in their 50 overs. Pakistan, in their pursuit, managed to score only 244 runs in 43 overs, losing all their wickets. Standout performances for England featured Ben Stokes with 84 runs, Joe Root contributing 60 runs, and David Willey, who scalped 3 crucial wickets.
WI vs ENG Head-to-Head Record in ODI Matches:
Played – 102
Matches Won: WI – 44 | NZ –52
Key Players for West Indies:
Roston Chase: He is a prolific all-rounder, amassing 687 runs in 42 matches at an impressive average of 25.44. With 27 wickets to his credit, his contributions with both bat and ball underscore his vital role within the team. His versatile abilities make him an invaluable asset to his squad.
Alzarri Joseph: He is a right-arm fast bowler who has left a mark with 104 wickets in 63 matches, showcasing his prowess on the field. With an economy rate of 5.31, he has consistently troubled batsmen and his best bowling figures of 5/56 highlight his impactful performances. His ability to take wickets and maintain pressure makes him a key asset in the bowling lineup.
Key Players for England:
Jos Buttler: He is a right-hand batter who has demonstrated his skills across 178 matches, accumulating 4961 runs at an average of 39.68. In addition to his batting prowess, he also contributes as a wicket-keeper. His dual role as a reliable batter and captain adds depth to his team’s lineup, making him a valuable asset on the field.
Gus Atkinson: He is a right-arm fast bowler who has an illustrious record of 5 wickets in 6 matches, showcasing his mastery with the ball. With an economy rate of 7.46, he consistently poses a challenge to batters, and his best bowling figures of 2/45 highlight his exceptional performances.
WI vs ENG Cricket Betting Tips and Tricks 1st ODI Match Squads:
West Indies Squad: Shai Hope (c & wk), Alzarri Joseph, Alick Athanaze, Yannic Cariah, Keacy Carty, Roston Chase, Matthew Forde, Shimron Hetmyer, Brandon King, Shane Dowrich (wk), Gudakesh Motie, Kjorn Ottley, Sherfane Rutherford, Romario Shepherd, Oshane Thomas.
England Squad: Jos Buttler (c & wk), Rehan Ahmed, Gus Atkinson, Harry Brook, Brydon Carse, Zak Crawley, Sam Curran, Ben Duckett (wk), Tom Hartley, Will Jacks, Liam Livingstone, Ollie Pope, Phil Salt, Josh Tongue, John Turner.
WI vs ENG Cricket Betting Tips and Tricks– 1st ODI Match Prediction, 2023:
What will be the Final Score of the team batting First?
The Final Score is expected to be 280.
Who will be the Man of the Match?
Jos Buttler is expected to be the Man of the Match.
Who will be the Best Batsman (Runs scored)?
Jos Buttler is expected to score the most runs in this match.
Who will be the Best Bowler (wickets taken)?
Alzarri Joseph is expected to take the most wickets in this match.
When will the First Wicket Fall?
The first wicket is expected to fall expected at 20 runs.
What will be the First Over Runs?
First Over Runs are expected to be 6.
What will be the First Ball Runs?
First Ball Run is expected to be 1.
Who will score the Most Fours?
Roston Chase is expected to score Most Fours.
Who will score the Most Sixes?
Jos Buttler is expected to score the Most Sixes.
Who will Win The Match?
England is expected to win the Match.
Disclaimer: These predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced so stay tuned.