(Match Preview, Playing XI, H2H Record, Weather Report, Pitch Report, Ground Stats and Match Prediction)
Match Preview :
The 1st match of the 3-match ODI series between West Indies and the Netherlands will be played in VRA Cricket Ground, Amstelveen on 31st May. West Indies last played their ODI against India back in February where they lost the series by 3-0. They will be coming back after a gap of almost 4 months and will try to seize the series. The Netherlands last played an ODI at the beginning of April against New Zealand. They also suffered a series loss against New Zealand by 3-0. They will be eyeing to put a great show in the upcoming series and take the home advantage.
Netherlands Squad : Bas de Leede,Vikramjit Singh,Musa Ahmed,Antonius Staal,Max ODowd,Fred Klaassen,Shariz Ahmad,Pieter Seelaar(C),Logan van Beek,Clayton Floyd,Scott Edwards,Vivian Kingma,Philippe Boissevain,Aryan Dutt,Ryan Klein,Teja Nidamanuru
West Indies Squad: Shamarh Brooks,Brandon King,Rovman Powell,Nkrumah Bonner,Kacy Carty,Kyle Mayers,Nicholas Pooran(C),Shai Hope,Akeal Hosein,Alzarri Joseph,Sherman Lewis,Anderson Phillip,Jayden Seales,Romario Shepherd,Hayden Walsh
H2H Record :
Total Matches: 2
Netherlands Won : 0
West Indies Won: 2
H2H Record at VRA Cricket Ground:
This will be the 1st match between these two teams on this ground
Weather report :
According to experts, during the match time the temperature will remain around 17°C and humidity will be 61%. The speed of the wind will be around 10 km/h and there are chances of rain.
The pitch at the VRA Cricket Ground is a balanced pitch having something both for the batsman and the bowler. The fast bowlers will get more help in the starting overs and overcast conditions will ensure it. The average first innings score here in the last few matches has been around 220. The captain winning the toss will look to have a ball first while keeping a reminder of the chances of rain.
Today Match Prediction :
Toss: Netherlands has more chance to win
Match: West Indies has more chance to win