PITCH AND CONDITIONS
The pitch is likely to be a flat surface like those seen in most of the recent games that have been played at this venue. The side batting first would put up a large score.
There could be a slight cloud cover at Antigua but it isn’t likely to affect the game.
West Indies Women
- Stafanie Taylor will be leading the team for the ODI series with Shemaine Campbelle keeping the wickets.
- They have made many changes to the team after facing defeats in the previous matches.
- Britney Cooper and Natasha McLean will need to provide a good start to the side.
- Haley Mathews has been suspended and will not be the part of the squad for the first 2 games.
- Kyshona Knight, Stafanie Taylor, and Stacy-Ann King will make up the middle order.
- The side will expect a good start with the ball from Sabika Gajnabi and Afy Fletcher.
PROBABLE PLAYING XI OF West Indies Women
Stacy-Ann King, Natasha McLean, Britney Cooper, Stafanie Taylor (C), Kyshona Knight, Chedean Nation, Sheneta Grimmond, Aaliyah Alleyne, Chinelle Henry, Afy Fletcher, Anisa Mohammed.
- Mithali Raj will be leading the team for the ODI series with Taniya Bhatia keeping the wickets.
- Recently, India Women has defeated a strong South Africa Women team at home.
- Jemimah Rodrigues will be opening the innings against West Indies.
- Smriti Mandhana fractured her right toe during a series with South Africa and will not play the first ODI.
- Deepti Sharma, Harmanpreet Kaur, and Mithali Raj are the most influential players.
- Jhulan Goswami opening the bowling for the side lends an advantage to the Indian side and she would expect good support from Poonam Yadav.
PROBABLE PLAYING XI OF India Women
Jemimah Rodrigues, Priya Punia, Punam Raut, Mithali Raj (C), Harmanpreet Kaur, Deepti Sharma, Taniya Bhatia (WK), Jhulan Goswami, Shikha Pandey, Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht.
OUR FANTASY LEAGUE PICKS FOR West Indies Women vs India Women 1st ODI | India Women Tour of West Indies 2019 ARE MENTIONED BELOW:
- Natasha McLean
- Mithali Raj (C)
- Jemimah Rodrigues
- Harmanpreet Kaur
- Deepti Sharma (VC)
- Shikha Pandey
- Stafanie Taylor
- Poonam Yadav
- Ekta Bisht
- Anisa Mohammed
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*Disclaimer: A team here is picked based on the perception, analysis, and gut feeling of the author. When you select your team, analyze the points mentioned to arrive at your own decision.*