Cook Islands vs Fiji: Cook Islands will face Fiji in the tenth match of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup East Asia Pacific Qualifier A 2022. The two last faced each other in the third match, where Fiji outclassed the Cook Islands and won the game by 3 wickets in the 17th over. Fiji’s innings were anchored by Peni Vuniwaqa’s blistering knock of 72 off 39 deliveries. Both teams have played four matches each, out of which they have won two and lost two. The teams will face each other again for the 10th match on September 14th, 2022.
Match Details for Cook Islands vs Fiji
Series: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup East Asia Pacific Qualifier A 2022
Date: 14th September 2022 (Wednesday)
Time: 8.00 AM IST
Venue: Independence Park, Port Vila
Pitch Report for Cook Islands vs Fiji
The venue is set to host the 10th game of the tournament. The pitch is used and has been batting-friendly throughout the tournament. Likewise, this game will have the same conditions. The weather will be bright and humid. Fans are likely to witness a cracking contest between the two squads.
Probable playing XI for Cook Islands vs Fiji
Noa Acawei, Seru Tupou (captain), Delaimatuku Maraiwai, Josaia Baleicikoibia, Peni Vuniwaqa, Jone Wesele, Metuisela Beitaki (wicket-keeper), Soko Waqavakatoga, Sekove Ravoka, Petero Cabebula, Samuela Draunivudi
Maara Ave (captain), Hayden Dickson, Aue Parima, Thomas Parima, Liam Denny, William Kokaua, Daniel Simpson, Tomakanute Ritawa, Glenn Miller (wicket-keeper), Tomasi Vanuarua, Cory Dickson
Match Predictions for Cook Islands vs Fiji
The current form and squad strength suggest Fiji as the favorite winner for this game. So far, Fiji has shown a powerful show with the bat. They are likely to dominate the Cook Islands bowlers. However, the game will be a close contest between the bat and the ball. Both teams will execute their strengths to the best of their abilities to gain the valuable 2 points on the points table.
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