Australia would look to continue their winning run as they will face the Netherlands in match 24 of ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 in New Delhi on 25th October. After losing two matches, 5-time Champions Australia registered comfortable wins over Sri Lanka and Pakistan. David Warner and Mitchell Marsh put on 259 runs for the opening wicket against Pakistan laying the foundation for a big total.
On the other hand, the Netherlands provided some tough times for Sri Lanka as they scored 262 after being reduced to 91 for 6. It was a good batting performance by the lower order that helped the Netherlands post a decent total. The bowlers could put pressure on loose deliveries.
Travis Head might come into the playing XI as he was seen in the nets. Australia would look to consolidate with another dominating win over the Netherlands.
Details– Australia vs Netherlands, Match 24, ICC Cricket World Cup 2023
Venue– Arun Jaitley Stadium, New Delhi
Date and Time– 25th October, 2.00 PM IST
Australia and the Netherlands faced each other in two One-day internationals with Australia winning both matches. These two matches took during the World Cup history.
Australia faced the Netherlands in the 2003 World Cup where the Aussies defeated them by 75 runs via DLS Method. Their next match was during the 2007 World Cup with Australia winning with ease.
The previous match at Arun Jaitley Stadium, New Delhi was between England and Afghanistan. It was a good batting pitch. Afghanistan posted 284 thanks to contributions by Gurbaz, Ikram, and Mujeeb Ur Rahman.
Afghanistan spinners created pressure on the England batters and skittled them out cheaply winning the match by 69 runs. It promises to be another batting paradise which would lead to another huge score.
The captain that wins the toss would likely bat first and post a big total putting pressure on the opponent bowlers.
Australia (Aus) vs Netherlands (NDL)- Predicted Playing XI
Travis Head/Mitchell Marsh, Warner, Steve Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Josh Inglis, Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Pat Cummins (C), Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Adam Zampa.
Vikramjit Singh, Max O Dowd, Colin Ackermann, Bas de Leede, Scott Edwards (C, WK), Teja Nidamanuru, Sybrand Engelbrecht, Logan Van Beek, Roelf Van der Merwe, Aryan Dutt, Paul Van Meekeren.
Fantasy Selection- Aus vs NDL
Team 1– Vikramjit Singh, Mitchell Marsh (C), Steve Smith, Colin Ackermann (VC), Josh Inglis, Scott Edwards, Marcus Stoinis, Logan Van Beek, Mitchell Starc, Aryan Dutt, Josh Hazlewood.
Team 2– Max O Dowd, Warner (C), Marnus Labuschagne, Bas de Leede, Glenn Maxwell, Teja Nidamanuru, Pat Cummins, Sybrand Engelbrecht, Adam Zampa, Paul Van Meekeren, Pat Cummins.