As the India women vs Australia women series reaches its climax, the spotlight turns to the third and final leg of T20I, set to kick off on January 5, 2024.
With both teams securing a victory each in the preceding formats – India triumphing in the one-off Test and Australia asserting dominance with a 3-0 win in the One Day Internationals – the upcoming T20 clashes hold the key to the overall series victory.
All eyes will be on the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai, the battleground for the decisive T20 encounters over the next five days.
The T20I series not only offers a chance for redemption but also serves as the battleground where the ultimate series victor will emerge.
With the series level at 1-1, both India and Australia will be vying to win the T20I matches and, subsequently, the overall series title.
IND-W vs AUS-W Match Details
- Match – India Women vs Australia Women
- Date – 5th January 2024
- Match Format- 20 overs
- Venue – Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai
- Time – 7:00 PM (IST)
- Weather Forecast- Sunny, 32.0°C
IND-W vs AUS-W Pitch & Weather Report
The DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai is no stranger to high-stakes cricket, having hosted 2 women’s T20I and a whopping 20 IPL matches.
A closer look at the historical records on this ground reveals a trend favoring teams chasing, securing victory in 12 out of the 22 matches played here.
With an average first innings score of 160, the DY Patil Stadium promises a battle between bat and ball.
The pitch has witnessed its fair share of fireworks, setting the stage for dynamic T20 cricket.
As the players take the field, the weather is expected to be on their side. Clear skies with minimal chances of rain, ensuring an uninterrupted contest.
IND-W vs AUS-W Head-to-Head Records
So far, both sides have faced off in a total of 31 games. Indian women have won 7 times, while Australians have 23 victories and 1 match went no result.
IND-W vs AUS-W Toss Prediction
Indian women are expected to win the toss in IND-W vs AUS-W’s 1st T20I match.
IND-W vs AUS-W Predicted Playing XI
India Women: Smriti Mandhana, Shefali Verma/ Yastika Bhatiya, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Richa Ghosh (wk), Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar, Harleen Deol/ Manant Kashyap, Sneh Rana, Amanjot Kaur, Shreyanka Patil, Renuka Singh Thakur
Australia Women: Alyssa Healy (wk), Phoebe Litchfield, Beth Mooney, Tahlia McGrath, Ashleigh Gardner, Ellyse Perry, Annabel Sutherland, Alana King/Jess Jonasson, Darcie Brown/Kim Garth, Megan Schutt, Georgia Wareham.
IND-W vs AUS-W Probable Best Performers
Ellyse Perry stands as a linchpin for Australia Women, showcasing her prowess as a key all-rounder in the team.
In the ODI series, Perry’s impactful performance with the bat, amassing 141 runs, highlighted her ability to anchor the innings and provide stability to the batting order.
Perry’s knack for making vital contributions with both bat and ball positions her as a game-changer.
Her experience and skill set make her a probable best performer, and her all-round brilliance could play a pivotal role in Australia’s quest for T20 victory.
Deepti Sharma, the all-round dynamo for India Women, has been a standout performer in the ODIs, exhibiting prowess with both bat and ball.
Her contribution has been significant, making her a player to watch in the T20 Internationals.
In the ODIs, Deepti Sharma showcased her dynamic skills, scoring 49 runs and claiming a remarkable 7 wickets.
Her ability to bring a perfect blend of batting and bowling prowess to the table positions her as a crucial asset for India Women in the upcoming T20 clashes.
IND-W vs AUS-W: Who Will Win?
Australia Women to win
Looking at the performance and team dynamics, Australia Women is expected to win again.
IND-W vs AUS-W Best Betting Odds Comparison
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