The 13th match of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 will see Australia facing off against New Zealand on 22nd October at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney.
Australia vs New Zealand ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 Match 13 Preview:
The Super 12 stage of the T20 World Cup 2022 will commence on the 22nd of October at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) and the inaugural game will see the Trans-Tasman clash.
Aaron Finch will lead the Aussies while Kane Williamson will lead the Kiwis in this World Cup. New Zealand is currently placed at the fifth position on the ICC Men’s T20I rankings while the current T20 World champion Australia is standing sixth on the rankings. Australia recently lost a T20I series to England at home by a 2-0 margin. On the other hand, New Zealand lost to Pakistan in the final of the Bangla Wash Tri-series.
Both teams have added quality players to their ranks for this World Cup and another exciting contest is anticipated here between these two teams once again.
Australia vs New Zealand ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 Match 13 Pitch Report:
The pitch at the Sydney Cricket Ground surface frequently provides batters with a reasonable opportunity to score some quick runs. The pitch does not provide much help for pacers early on, but spinners may fancy their chances in the middle overs. On this surface, chasing would be an excellent option if you win the toss.
Average 1st innings score:
The average first-innings score on this wicket is 165 runs.
Record of chasing teams:
The team batting second has great records here. They have maintained a winning percentage of 70 on this ground.
Australia vs New Zealand ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 Match 13 Injury Update:
Josh Inglis has been ruled out of the T20 World Cup after getting injured while playing golf. Cameron Green has been added to Australia’s T20 World Cup squad.
Australia vs New Zealand ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 Match 13 Probable XIs:
Australia: David Warner, Aaron Finch (c), Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Tim David, Matthew Wade, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood
New Zealand: Matin Guptil, Devon Conway, Kane Williamson (c), Glenn Phillips, Michael Bracewell, Jimmy Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Trent Boult, Adam Milne, Tim Southee