In the 24th match of the 2023 ICC ODI World Cup, Australia, who have won the tournament five times, will face the Netherlands at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in New Delhi on Wednesday, October 25. The Netherlands is entering this match following a five-wicket defeat to Sri Lanka, whereas Australia is in good form with two consecutive victories.
In their previous game against Pakistan, Australia registered a comprehensive victory. A record-breaking 259-run stand for the first wicket between David Warner and Mitchell Marsh took Australia to a first innings score of 367 for 9. In reply, Pakistan were bowled out for 305. Australia’s best bowler was Adam Zampa, who picked up four wickets. Australia, who lost their first two matches before winning the next two, will now be looking for a hat-trick of wins.
The Netherlands, on the other hand, have just one win in four games so far. In their previous game, they lost to Sri Lanka, but after giving a good fight. Netherlands scored 262 batting first, following which their bowlers did a decent job to not allow the Sri Lankan batsmen an easy win, before they chased it down with 10 balls to spare.
Ahead of the next game of Cricket World Cup 2023, here is everything you need to know.
Australia vs Netherlands Injury Update
Travis Head, who did not play the first four matches, has arrived in India after recovering from injury. If he plays, Marnus Labuschagne may sit out. The Netherlands do not have any injury concern and are likely to stick with the same XI.
Australia vs Netherlands Predicted XI
Australia: 1 David Warner, 2 Travis Head, 3 Mitchell Marsh, 4 Steven Smith, 5 Josh Inglis (wk), 6 Glenn Maxwell, 7 Marcus Stoinis, 8 Pat Cummins (capt), 9 Mitchell Starc, 10 Josh Hazlewood, 11 Adam Zampa
Netherlands: 1 Vikramjit Singh, 2 Max O’Dowd, 3 Colin Ackermann, 4 Bas de Leede, 5 Teja Nidamanuru, 6 Scott Edwards (capt & wk), 7 Sybrand Engelbrecht, 8 Roelof van der Merwe, 9 Logan van Beek, 10 Aryan Dutt, 11 Paul van Meekeren
Australia vs Netherlands Match Details
Match: Australia vs Netherlands
Date & Time: October 25, 2.00 PM IST
Venue: Arun Jaitley Stadium, New Delhi
Australia vs Netherlands Fantasy Team
Wicketkeepers: Scott Edwards, Josh Inglis
Batters: David Warner, Steven Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Mitchell Marsh
Allrounders: Colin Ackermann, Bas de Leede, Glenn Maxwell
Bowler: Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa
Captain: Mitchell Marsh
Vice-captain: Adam Zampa
Australia vs Netherlands: Delhi Weather and Pitch Report
We’ve seen both a high scoring and a low scoring game in Delhi this World Cup. The spinners are expected to do well. The teams batting first have had a better win percentage.
It will be warm and sunny in Delhi with a maximum day-time temperature of 34 degrees Celsius.
Australia vs Netherlands, 2023 World Cup Broadcast details
The match between Australia and Netherlands will be live on the Star Sports network as far as TV is concerned.
Australia vs Netherlands Live Streaming
Disney + Hotstar has picked up streaming rights of the Australia vs Netherlands match. The toss will take place at 2.00 PM IST.
Australia vs Netherlands ODI matches Head-to-Head
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Australia vs Netherlands match prediction
Australia have found momentum after winning two matches and unless the Dutch produce a remarkable effort, it’s not going to be easy to break the momentum.