Australia vs West Indies: The second game of the three-match T20I series between Australia and West Indies will occur at the North Sydney Oval in Sydney on October 2. Australia dominantly performed in the opening game of the T20I series. They also showed an all-round performance to go 1-0 up in the series.
For West Indies, they were asked to bat first and their captain Hayley Matthews led from the front with the bat at the top of the order. Matthews displayed a T20 batting masterclass with a stunning 99* off just 74 balls to help her side post 147 for the loss of three wickets. She hit 12 fours and four big sixes as Australia struggled to keep a check on the scoring rate as well.
While chasing 148, Australia captain Alyssa Healy (56 off 29 balls) and Tahlia McGrath (60* off 32 balls) hit quickfire fifties. They chased down the total within 13.2 overs to win the match by eight wickets as well.
Australia vs West Indies, 2nd T20I: Match Details, Live Streaming, When and Where to Watch
Date & Time: October 2, 2023, Monday; 1:00 pm IST
Venue: North Sydney Oval, Sydney
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network, Disney+ Hotstar
Australia vs West Indies, 2nd T20I: Pitch Report, Weather Forecast
The pitch at the North Sydney Oval helps the batters who can hit through the line from the beginning of their innings. The bowlers need to bowl in the right areas to avoid damage.
Meanwhile, clear skies will be expected with temperatures likely to hover between 16 and 21 degrees Celsius as well
Australia vs West Indies, 2nd T20I: Probable Playing 11
Australia: Alyssa Healy (c & wk), Beth Mooney, Tahlia McGrath, Ashleigh Gardner, Ellyse Perry, Phoebe Litchfield, Annabel Sutherland, Georgia Wareham, Jess Jonassen, Megan Schutt, Darcie Brown
West Indies: Hayley Matthews (c), Rashada Williams (wk), Stafanie Taylor, Shemaine Campbelle, Chinelle Henry, Zaida James, Aaliyah Alleyne, Shabika Gajnabi, Shamilia Connell, Afy Fletcher, Karishma Ramharack
Australia vs West Indies, 2nd T20I: Squad
Australia: Alyssa Healy(w/c), Beth Mooney, Tahlia McGrath, Ellyse Perry, Ashleigh Gardner, Phoebe Litchfield, Annabel Sutherland, Georgia Wareham, Jess Jonassen, Megan Schutt, Darcie Brown, Grace Harris, Kim Garth
West Indies: Hayley Matthews(c), Shabika Gajnabi, Stafanie Taylor, Chinelle Henry, Shemaine Campbelle, Rashada Williams(w), Aaliyah Alleyne, Zaida James, Shamilia Connell, Afy Fletcher, Karishma Ramharack, Cherry Ann Fraser, Jannillea Glasgow, Djenaba Joseph, Ashmini Munisar
Australia vs West Indies, 2nd T20I: Dream11 Prediction
Wicketkeeper: Beth Mooney, Alyssa Healy
Batters: Ellyse Perry, Stafanie Taylor
All-rounders: Hayley Matthews, Ashleigh Gardner, Tahlia McGrath, Chinelle Henry
Bowlers: Afy Fletcher, Megan Schutt, Georgia Wareham