West Indies are ready to challenge Australia in the 5th ODI match for Australia tour of West Indies 2021 Cricket series. WI vs Aus 5th T20 match will be played at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia on 16th July 2021. You can check Who will win West Indies vs Australia 5th T20 Today match prediction here on this page.
West Indies vs Australia 5th T20 Today Match Prediction
After losing the 4th T20 match against touring team by four runs, West Indies are up again to take on Australia in the 5th T20 match of Australia vs West Indies 2021 cricket series. As of now, West Indies are ahead of Australia by 3-1 in five match T20 series. Now, West Indies vs Australia 5th T20 match will be played at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia on 16th July 2021.
After winning the toss, Australia decided to bat first in the previous T20 match. This turned out to be a good decision. As, Australian top order provided a good start with Aaron Finch and Mitchel Marsh both scoring fifties. As a result, Australia posted a huge sum of 189 for 6 against West Indies.
The home side begun their innings in a good manner with both openers scoring a partnership of 62 runs. But, after their departure, the middle order soon begun to collapse. Though, Andre Russell and Fabian Alan tried their best to chase the target but they fell short four runs in the course. As a result, West Indies ended up at 185 for 6 in 20 overs.
Thus, Australia won the match by four runs. Now, both nations will meet in the last T20 match before the One Day Series.
West Indies will win this match. They have already won the series and now they must win this match for good confidence in upcoming ODI series.
On the other side, Australia will be looking forward to win this match. They have finally won the previous after a troubled start in the series. Now, they need this victory for good morale in the ODI series. All in all, this is going to be an epic clash for cricket fans around the globe.
West Indies Team Squad
Evin Lewis, Lendl Simmons, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Kieron Pollard(c), Nicholas Pooran(w), Andre Russell, Dwayne Bravo, Akeal Hosein, Obed McCoy, Fidel Edwards, Andre Fletcher, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas, Hayden Walsh, Kevin Sinclair.
Australia Team Squad
Aaron Finch(c), Matthew Wade(w), Mitchell Marsh, Moises Henriques, Ashton Turner, Josh Philippe, Daniel Christian, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Riley Meredith, Ben McDermott, Jason Behrendorff, Alex Carey, Andrew Tye, Mitchell Swepson, Wes Agar.