West Indies-W vs Ireland-W: The stragglers of ICC Women’s World Cup 2023 Group B, West Indies Women, and Ireland Women will fight each other for the 13th match of the tournament at Newlands Cricket Ground on Friday. Failing both the matches they have played; both the teams stay at bottom of the points table.
Match: West Indies vs Ireland ICC Women’s World T20 – 13 of 23
Date: 17th February 2023
Time: 10:30 PM IST
Venue: Newlands Cricket Ground
Pitch Condition: The 13th T20 match will take place at Newlands Cricket Ground. The pitch here is a batting friendly one, but it’s better to bat on under lights. The bowlers should hit the right areas consistently to avoid damage. The spinners will have an advantage in the later part of the game.
West Indies-W vs Ireland-W – The Squad
West Indies: Chedean Nation, Djenaba Joseph, Zadia James, Aaliyah Alleyne, Chinelle Henry, Hayley Matthews, Stafanie Taylor, Trishan Holder, Rashada Williams, Shemaine Campbelle, Afy Fletcher, Karishma Ramharack, Shakera Selman, Shabika Gajanabi, Shamilia Connell.
Ireland: Laura Delany (c), Georgina Dempsey, Amy Hunter, Shauna Kavanagh, Arlene Kelly, Rebecca Stokell, Louise Little, Gaby Lewis, Sophie MacMahon, Jane Maguire, Cara Murray, Orla Prendergast, Leah Paul, Eimear Richardson, Rachel Delaney, Mary Waldron.
West Indies-W vs Ireland-W – Team Performance in the Past Matches
West Indies women are all set to go against Ireland Women in the 13th match of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2023 on Friday at Newlands Cape Town. Both West Indies and Ireland lost two matches in the Group stage and stay at the bottom of the points table. Hence, it is essential for both to win the game and to think of the next level of the big event.
The West Indies Women played their first match against England and faced a seven-wicket loss. The second match was against India, and it was a 6-wicket loss. In both matches, the batters underperformed as they never scored many runs (135 and 118), hence the opposition easily chased back the targets. The bowlers didn’t have much to do in the matches. Batting first, Stafanie Taylor top-scored the second match with 42. Shemaine Campbelle added 30 runs while Chedean Nation got 21 runs. Karishma Ramharack picked 2 wickets while Hayley Matthews and Chinelle Henry claimed a wicket each.
Ireland Women also failed their first match against England by 4 wickets. the second match was against Pakistan, and they lost the match by a huge margin of 70 runs. Ireland has got only 95 runs in the match from 16.3 overs while chasing the target of 165 runs. Only Orla Prendergast (31) and Eimear Richardson (28) scored runs for the side. Arlene Kelly grabbed 2 wickets while Laura Delany and Leah Paul claimed one.
West Indies-W vs Ireland-W – Face to Face
West Indies women and Ireland women faced each other 4 times in a T20 match. West Indies won the 4 matches. The last T20 match played between these two is in May 2019, and West Indies clean swept the 3-match series.
Here our experts at FCL are giving a prediction for the coming match. Hope you could find it helpful by any means
Wicket-keeper: Mary Waldron.
Batters: Stafanie Taylor, Chedean Nation, Gaby Lewis.
All-Rounders: Chinelle Henry, Orla Prendergast, Laura Delany, Eimer Richardson.
Bowlers: Karishma Ramharack, Shakera Selman, Arlene Kelly.
Captain: Stafanie Taylor.
Vice-Captain: Orla Prendergast.
Wicket-keeper: Amy Hunter.
Batters: Stafanie Taylor, Shemaine Campbelle, Gaby Lewis.
All-Rounders: Hayley Matthews, Chinelle Henry, Orla Prendergast, Laura Delany.
Bowlers: Karishma Ramharack, Afy Fletcher, Arlene Kelly.
Captain: Hayley Matthews.
Vice-Captain: Orla Prendergast.