AUSL vs WIL Match Prediction & Betting Tips - Sep 25, 2022
Tournament: Road Safety World Series, 2022.
Date: September 25, 2022
Venue: Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Dehradun, India.
In the 17th match of the Road Safety World Series, 2022, Australia Legends will take on West Indies Legends tomorrow. This game between the two former world cup winners will be played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Dehradun. Australia Legends is currently positioned in the 6th spot in the points tally. West Indies on the other hand has performed much better and is in the 3rd spot. This is a critical game for Australia Legends because a victory here will keep them in contention for a place in the semi-final.
AUSL vs WIL Team Previews
The Australia Legends side is led by Shane Watson. It has experienced a mixed season this year. They have played a couple of games so far in the Road Safety World Series in 2022. They managed to win one match while losing the other. The victory for the team came against Bangladesh. This is another top team the Aussie legends will face after South Africa. Therefore, this game against the West Indies will be crucial for the fortunes of the Australia Legends in the RSWS, 2022. They will have to win this game to improve their position in the points tally.
One of the Australian Legends batters that have done well for them is Nathan Reardon. In the last 3 games, he has played for Australia Legends he has put together 145 runs with an incredible average of 72.50. He is scoring these runs with an excellent strike rate of 179.01 as well. The Aussie skipper Shane Watson has also done a fair job in the competition by scoring 74 runs in the couple of games he has played. He has also scored the runs at a strike rate of 168.18 which is again a good performance from the Aussie legend.
But it is the bowling department that has let the Australia Legends down. Brad Hodge has done a reasonable job for the Australia Legends by taking a couple of wickets from 3 games. He is bowling with an economy rate of 6.75 and a strike rate of 12.00. Another former Australia fast bowling sensation is Brett Lee who is also participating in the competition. The speedster has picked up a couple of wickets with a strike rate of 18. But he is going for 9.50 runs per over during the competition.
Australia Legends Playing 11
Nathan Reardon, Alex Doolan, Brad Haddin, Callum Ferguson, Ben Dunk, Shane Watson, Brad Hodge, Bryce McGain, Jason Krejza, Dirk Nannes, Chadd Sayers.
West Indies Legends
The West Indies Legends cricket team has looked pretty good during this season of the Road Safety World Series. They have managed to win 2 games out of the 4 they have played. They did not lose the other two games but they had to be abandoned due to rain. They are competing with India at the moment for a top spot. If they win this game against Australia Legends, it will take them past the Indians in the points tally. The Brain Lara-led Caribbean side will be looking to achieve this feat at this moment to gain an upper hand in the league stages.
One of the key batsmen for West Indies is Dwayne Smith. He has scored 302 runs in the last 6 matches he has played for the Windies. He has been scoring these runs with a solid batting average of 50.33 and an excellent strike rate of 165.02. The mercurial Brian Charles Lara has not done too badly for the Caribbeans either. He has scored 176 runs from 7 games at an average of 44 and a strike rate of 118.12. As far as the West Indies bowling is concerned, Sulieman Benn has been their top performer with 12 wickets from the last eight games.
Another bowler that has fared well for the West Indies legends is Krishmar Santokie. From a couple of games, he has played he has put together 5 scalps with a splendid strike rate of 8 and a decent economy rate of 6.75. In the last couple of matches played in the Road Safety World Series for 2022, Dwayne Smith has scored 124 runs at an average of 62 and with a strike rate of 147.62. William Perkins is the wicket-keeper batsman for West Indies who is also doing a good job with the bat. He has scored 66 runs from his couple of outings with a strike rate of 160.98.
West Indies Legends Playing 11
Kirk Edwards, Sulieman Benn, Danza Hyatt, Devendra Bishoo, Jerome Taylor, WKD Perkins, Narsingh Deonarine, Dwayne Smith, Krishmar Santokie, Dave Mohammed, Powell.
AUSL vs WIL Toss Prediction
The surface on offer at the Dehradun venue is a terrific one for batting. Bowlers will have to tighten their line and length to have any hopes of containing the batters. We expect the team to win the toss to field first. For the team batting first a score of 160 runs can be considered to be at par.
Read our guide on toss predictions to learn how we analyze and come up with our tips.
Pitch and Conditions
This game between Australia Legends and West Indies Legends will be played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Dehradun. This surface is excellent for batters. You can expect both teams to notch up a huge score in the game. Bowlers are likely to struggle on this track.
AUSL vs WIL Betting Tips
West Indies has made a far better start to their campaign in the Road Safety World Series, 2022. They have won a couple of games but unfortunately, a couple of their games were washed away due to rain. Australia Legends on the other hand have made an average start to the season with one win and one loss so far. But we expect Australia to win this game and catch up in the points table.
Bonus Cricket Bets
Brian Lara was a world-class batter in his time. Although he is retired now, he can still shake a few bowlers. You can certainly bet on Lara to score more than 19 runs in this match.
Cameron White has just retired from international cricket. He is relatively fresh and can put up good totals on board. You can bet on White to score more than 24 runs in the match.
William Perkins is the in-form player for West Indies Legends. You can expect him to come good in this game and score more than 19 runs.