(Match Preview, Playing XI, H2H Record, Weather Report, Pitch Report, Ground Stats and Match Prediction)
Match Preview :
The second ODI between West Indies and the Netherlands will be played in VRA Cricket Ground on the 2nd of June.
West Indies looked very comfortable in the 1st ODI and will be looking to replicate their performance. Their batsman displayed a very good batting performance in the first ODI and took them home. Shai Hope looked in sublime form while Brooks and King also played decent innings but West Indies will be looking to improve their bowling performance. Akela Hosein was the pick of the bowlers in the first ODI and once again can prove pivotal against a spin threated Netherlands. The team will look to gain an invincible lead of 2-0 and pocket the series.
The Netherlands played very well in the first ODI and their batsman displayed Supreme grit and determination but their bowlers were not up to the mark. Vikramjit provided a brilliant start for the hosts and the debutant Teja played an innings to remember in his first international outing. The Netherlands put a good score on the board but their bowling could have been better. Their fast bowlers need to step up and deliver. They would like to win the upcoming fixture and keep the series alive.
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: 3
Netherlands Won : 0
West Indies Won: 3
H2H Record at VRA Cricket Ground:
Total Matches: 1
Netherlands Won : 0
West Indies Won: 1
Weather report :
According to experts, during the match time the temperature will remain around 18°C and humidity will be 60%. The speed of the wind will be around 10 km/h and the sky will be cloudy.
The 2nd ODI will be played on the same pitch that was used in the first ODI. The VRA Cricket Ground was good for batting and the trend can be expected to go on. The average 1st innings score here is around 230 runs and the winning percentage for the team batting 1st is around 57%. But, the captain winning the toss can choose to bowl first in remembrance of the 1st ODI.
Today Match Prediction :
Toss : Windies will win