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Aussies v/s Kiwis: Predictions About Top Players For World Cup 2019 Match 37

Australia the defending world champion and a major contender to the world cup 2019, has won 6 out of 7 matches played so far in the tournament. Except against India, the Australian team displayed amazing cricket in the world cup matches. On Saturday, the Aussies would take over their traditional rivals the Kiwis.

Australia has been a world champion for 5 times but Kiwis are yet to get the champion tag. While the Aussies are ready to tear apart the New Zealand team, here are a few suggestions for the defending champion.

Batsmen

Australia has the best opening batsmen – David Warner and Aaron Finch. While Warner has been the highest run scorer so far – 500 runs with 2 centuries and 3 half-centuries, Aaron comes second in the list of top scorers.

For New Zealand, its skipper Kane Williamson is the top scorer followed by Ross Taylor. While Kane left his team win single handedly by scoring 106 against South Africa, Taylor’s average is 40.6 in 5 innings.

Wicketkeeper

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India & Afghanistan Match 22 June: Who’s Winning Chances Are More?

The world cup 2019 already on fire. India scored a 4th place on the points of the table with 7 points. The next face-off of India with Afghanistan surely excite you.

The chances of winning India is much higher than in Afghanistan. According to a percentage, India’s chances are 92% whereas Afghanistan has only 7%.

India is unbeatable in this tournament 2019. Afghanistan has lost almost all matches against India. The winning rate is higher. As you know, the past match of India against Pakistan on Sunday. The team India shows they are unbeatable this year too.

India enjoyed a two-day off before hitting the training ground in Southampton on Wednesday. The few days are left to next world cup match, the team opted to stay relax and warm-up in a unique fashion.

World cup BCCI team have shared India’s team practicing session on Instagram. The captain Virat Kohli and his support team are all set to win the next match. Recently, Rishabh panth joined his squad at the place of Shikhar Dhawan. He was injured for a few days with a broken thumb.

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ICC World Cup 2019: With Shikhar Out-Of-Sight, Virat Pressure Building On Indian Team

India is going to play the most important match in the World Cup 2019. On Thursday, in the Trent Bridge, Nottingham stadium, the Indian team would play against New Zealand that is a better position in comparison to India.

The Indian team played great cricket with Australia by 36 runs in the previous match on Sunday. But this win didn’t come easy for India that has to lose its star player due to thumb fracture.

Shikhar Dhawan the star of India vs Australia match is injured and out of the game for three weeks and Indian team is seriously mulling over his replacement. On the other hand, the New Zealand team is confident of making it to the semi-finals. With 3 wins, it has already half the mark to the semis.

New Zealand is currently leading the points table and its bowlers Lockie Ferguson and Matt Henry are on the top of the blowing chart. They have taken 15 wickets in three matches.

Match Details

13th June

3:00 PM(IST)

Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Weather Report

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Thumb Injury Sends Shikhar Dhawan Out Of World Cup 2019

shikhar dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan injured his thump while playing against Australia in the previous match at The Oval on Sunday. He did a huge job making 117 off 109 balls despite his injury but didn’t field at all during Australia’s batting.

Hairline fracture

Shikhar Dhawan was on 24 in the 9th over of the match when a bouncer by Nathan Coulter hit him on the left thumb. The hit was so hard that it fractured his thumb but Dhawan kept playing and scored a century for the team. Lately he was seen treating his injured thumb with an ice pack in the rest room.

Though Dhawan’s century put India at a winning position but it costed the team dearly. Shikhar Dhawan is diagnosed with a hairline fracture on the left-hand thumb and he’s advised rest for three weeks. Dhawan also didn’t travel to Nottingham where India would take on New Zealand on Thursday.

Replacement for team India

Team India is now allowed to find a replacement for its star player Shikhar Dhawan. And the names doing round for his replacement are of Rishabh Pant, Ambati Rayudu and … Read the rest