India vs Zimbabwe, T20WC 2022 Match Preview

India vs Zimbabwe

India vs Zimbabwe The Indian team will face Zimbabwe in their final match of the group stage of the 2022 T20 World Cup. The Men in Blue enter the competition after beating Bangladesh in a close encounter. Meanwhile, Zimbabwe suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of the Netherlands in their last game.

India vs Zimbabwe, T20WC 2022 Match Preview

In the final match of the Super 12 stage of the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, India will take on Zimbabwe at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Melbourne. This is a Group 2 accessory.

India tops the Group 2 table. They have won three of the four games and have six points to their name. With a win over Zimbabwe, they qualify for the semi-finals. They faced Bangladesh in their last match and defeated them in a close match.

After being asked to bat first, KL Rahul (50) and Virat Kohli (64*) scored the fifty while India scored 184 for the loss of six wickets. The second innings was reduced to 16 overs after a rain break in the middle and the revised goal for Bangladesh was 151.

Arshdeep Singh and Hardik Pandya each took two wickets while the Men in Blue won the game by 5 runs using the DLS method. They will do everything in their power to emerge victorious against Zimbabwe and secure a place in the semi-finals.

Zimbabwe, on the other hand, has managed to win just one match in the Super 12 stage of the competition. They have three points to their name and need to win by a large margin to have a chance of qualifying for the Round of 16. They lost to the Netherlands in their previous match.

Batting first, only Sean Williams (28) and Sikandar Raza (40) reached double figures when the other batsmen missed and were eliminated for 117. Richard Ngarava and Blessing Muzarabani each took two wickets, but it wasn’t enough because they couldn’t. defend the insignificant total. They took an upset win over Pakistan earlier in the tournament and hope to do the same on Sunday when they take on India.

Match details India vs Zimbabwe:

  • Match: India vs Zimbabwe, Match 42, Super 12 Group 2, ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022
  • Date and time: November 6, 2022, Sunday, 13:30 IST
  • Location: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne

Head-to-head stats: (T20I)

  • Games played: 07
  • Won by India: 05
  • Zimbabwe won: 02

India vs Zimbabwe Probable XIs

India Probable XI: KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma (c), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh

Zimbabwe Probable XI: Wesley Madhevere, Craig Ervine (c), Regis Chakabva (wk), Sean Williams, Sikandar Raza, Tony Munyonga, Ryan Burl, Luke Jongwe, Tendai Chatara, Richard Ngarava, Blessing Muzarabani

India vs Zimbabwe Pitch Report

The Melbourne Cricket Ground is one of the best in the world as it has provided many balanced matches over the years.

Bowlers are helped with the new ball because of the pace and bounce of the surface. At the same time, batters can play their tricks freely once the white icing gets older. But spinners will find no purchase at this wicket.

India vs Zimbabwe Weather Forecast

The temperature in Melbourne is expected to be between 13 and 24 degrees Celsius. There is little chance of rain in the afternoon. Hopefully, the rain will stop and we will have a full game on Sunday.

TOSS Prediction

Both teams won 3 out of 4 pitches in the Super 12 stage of the competition, but Zimbabwe won their most recent pitch. So predict that Zimbabwe will win the toss.

Chance to win

With this match, the Super 12 stage comes to an end and both sides know exactly what to do to secure a spot in the semi-finals before the match starts. Sikandar Raza and Blessing Muzarabani have the talent to cause trouble in India, but there aren’t many other major threats on the Zimbabwean side. India has quality in their team in all departments and the variety in their bowling attack suits this field. We support India to win.