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New Zealand vs. England Match Prediction: Today Match Prediction
NZ vs ENG ICC World Cup Match Prediction Today – Final, 2019
ICC World Cup 2019, London: World cup underdogs New Zealand will lock horns against tournament favorites and hosts England for a maiden World cup title here at Lord’s on Sunday!
Land of cricket or ‘Mecca’ of cricket Lord’s will witness the new champion after 11 World cups in history of cricket. After ten teams and their intense 47 matches, the final between England and New Zealand will decide the winner for this mega trophy.
New Zealand has confirmed their birth in final by defeating tournament hot favorites India by 18 runs to clinch a clinical victory. Bowlers Matt Henry and Boult have mesmerized with their terrific performance which put their team into finals.
Meanwhile, hosts and home team favorites England thrashed defending champions Australia by eight wickets to seal the final spot in ICC World cup 2019.
Now, we are going to witness the new champion after many years. This is the second final for both New Zealand and England after their clinical victories against India and Australia respectively!
New Zealand Team Updates :
In the first semi-final against India, New Zealand showed a great commitment and struggle to overcome tournament hot favorites India to seal a memorable win. Although the kiwis struggled while batting in the first innings, they showed a significant commitment to the game to thrash India by 18 runs to seal a final spot in ICC World cup.
New Zealand, led by captain Kane Williamson won the toss and elected to bat first and bundled out for a meager 239 runs in 49.2 overs. Middle-order batsman Ross Taylor and captain Williamson shined in New Zealand innings by scoring 85 and 63 runs respectively.
To chase a target of 240 runs, India were bundled out for 221 runs with Matt Henry picking three wickets. However, India struggled in middle overs and came into the contest with the likes of Jadeja and Dhoni. However, the Kiwis bowlers held their nerve and removed both batsmen in successive overs to clinch a memorable victory.
New Zealand looks super strong in the bowling department with the likes of Trent Boult, Lockie Ferguson, and Matt Henry. However, they highly rely on captain Williamson and Ross Taylor, which was the major concern for the Blackcaps.
England Team Updates :
England has made into the finals after 27 long years by thumping defending champions Australia by eight wickets!
Defending champions Australia suffered a humiliating loss at the hands of hosts England in their second semi-final match here at Edgebaston and they await Blackcaps in the decider at Lord’s on 14 th July on Sunday.
Opener Jason Roy a scored a blistering 85 runs but was removed due to poor umpiring. However, their middle-order batsman put up a mammoth show to kick out former champions out of the World cup.
Coming to English batting, their openers looks terrific in doing their job. They put up a four consecutive hundred runs partnership for the first wicket. Their batting order looks in great shape with the likes of captain Eoin Morgan, Joe Root, Jos Buttler, and Ben Stokes.
On the other hand, their bowling department looks excellent with the likes of Jofra Archer, Mark Wood, and Plunkett.
It will be interesting to see how the Kiwis batsman face these bowlers in their final match who looks in terrific form.
Venue: Lord’s, England.
We might not expect any rainfall for this match as there is no trace of rainfall from the past few days here at Lord’s. The temperature might be around 20 to 24 degree Celsius during the match time.
This pitch always provides a good bowling wicket when we look at the past few matches. Due to cool and humidity conditions, this pitch always provides a good pace and swing wicket which mostly favor pace bowlers.
New Zealand vs England toss prediction:
According to pitch and weather conditions, the skipper who wins the toss might choose to bat first to gain the early seam conditions. So, in this mega match, the toss is going to play a crucial role!
– Kane Williamson
– Ross Taylor
– Trent Boult
– Matt Henry
– Jason Roy
– Johhny Bairstow
– Jofra Archer
– Jos Buttler
New Zealand Team News:
We might not expect any changes from the Kiwis team. There are small doubts regarding Martin Guptill’s form and fitness. But he was the person who changed the course of the match with his terrific throw to remove M.S Dhoni. So, he might get a place in the playing XI for this match.
New Zealand possible XI :
Martin Guptill, Henry Nicholls, Kane Williamson (C), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wk), James Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Trent Boult, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson
England Team News:
No changes were expected from the English side. They might go with the same squad which thrashed defending champions in their last semi-final match.
England possible XI :
Roy, Bairstow, Root, Morgan (C), Stokes, Buttler(WK), Woakes, Archer, Rashid, Plunkett, and Wood.
Head to Head:
- Matches: 90
- New Zealand won: 43
- England won: 41
- Tied: 2
- No result: 4
World Cup head to head:
- Matches: 9
- New Zealand won: 5
- England won: 4
- Ties: 0
- No Result: 0
New Zealand vs England match prediction:
By going through the World cup stats and numbers, New Zealand has a close edge on England in World cup matches. But, when we consider recent form and performance, it is evident that hosts have a clear and dominant edge on Blackcaps. Moreover, with the inclusion of Jason Roy in the team, England’s batting order looks so strong when compared to New Zealand.
So, we are going with England to win this mega final contest against New Zealand.
Today Match Prediction Winner: England