On June 13, the opening match of the ICC ODI World Cup Qualifiers Warm-up will pit West Indies vs Scotland. The game will take place in Zimbabwe’s Harare Sports Club on Tuesday at 7:00 GMT.
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Shai Hope, who will lead the West Indies, faces a challenging challenge. Although it was anticipated that the Caribbean team would advance directly to the World Cup, this did not happen.They will be welcoming back a lot of their important players who missed the series against the UAE. Johnson Charles will also aim to do well in the 50-over format after making the T20 selection. West Indies will be confident that they can beat Scotland in the forthcoming warm-up game after winning three straight games against the United Arab Emirates.West Indies will try to play with a positive attitude because they have players like Kevin Sinclair, Brandon King, and Sharmarh Brooks in their lineup.
The last time Scotland defeated Namibia was in February of this year. Scotland has been defeated by West Indies four times.Richie Berrington’s Scotland team has a potent roster at their disposal. It will be necessary for George Munsey, Matthew Cross, and skipper Berrington to perform because they are very experienced.
The team’s specialized all-rounders are Chris Greaves and Michael Leask. The fast bowling possibilities include Safyaan Sharif and Alasdair Evans. The expert spinners are Mark Watt and Hamza Tahir.
Match: West Indies vs Scotland, World Cup Qualifiers Warm-up, Match 1
Date and Time: June 13, 2023, Tuesday, 12:30 PM IST
Venue: Harare Sports Club, Zimbawe
Toss & Pitch Report
The Harare pitch has been favorable for bowlers.The surface doesn’t alter much, and the boundaries are very large. on the initial half of the game, the bowlers will benefit from the dampness on the playing field, and later, the hitters can take over. To take wickets, bowlers must be accurate. After winning the toss, the strategy should be to field first.
The weather will be clean with slight cloud. But there is no chances of rain, We can expect a good match between the two sides.
|Real Feel Shade™ 25°
|Wind WSW 13km/h
|Cloud cover 40%
|Wind Gusts 28km/h
|Visibility 16 km
|Cloud ceiling 9100m
|Dew point 1°C
|Time 12.30 PM INST
West Indies vs Scotland Head-to-Head statistics :
Overall Played: 4
Won by West Indies : 4
Won by Scotland:0
No Result: 0
West Indies vs Scotland Recent forms
West Indies Probable XIs
Shai Hope (c), Rovman Powell (vc), Shamarh Brooks, Yannic Cariah, Keacy Carty, Johnson Charles, Roston Chase, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Brandon King, Kyle Mayers, Keemo Paul, Nicholas Pooran, Romario Shepherd
Scotland Probable XIs
Richie Berrington (c), Matthew Cross, Alasdair Evans, Chris Greaves, Jack Jarvis, Michael Leask, Tom Mackintosh, Chris McBride, Brandon McMullen, George Munsey, Adrian Neill, Safyaan Sharif, Chris Sole, Hamza Tahir, Mark Watt
West Indies vs Scotland Match Prediction
As a result of the return of many of its star players, West Indies will enter the game as clear favorites.West Indies is set to dominate and score over 250 runs against Scotland thanks to a lineup that is notably powerful. West Indies is the favorite to win because of their fairly well-balanced lineup.