PNG-W vs TL-W: The 11th match of the ICC Womens T20 World Cup Qualifier 2022 is scheduled to take place between Papua New Guinea Women and Thailand Women. The fixture will take place on the 21st of September 2022 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Currently, Thailand women are ranked 2nd, whereas Papua New Guinea women are in 3rd place in the points table.
The top 2 teams from the group will move on to the semi-finals of the qualifiers. Zimbabwe Women have 4 points. So their position is almost sealed. The race begins for the second spot. The winner of this game claims that spot. Both teams have lost and won one each so far in the tournament. However, Papua New Guinea’s negative net run rate is a problem for them. A thrilling contest is on the way, certainly.
Match Details for PNG-W vs TL-W
Series: ICC Womens T20 World Cup Qualifier 2022
Date: 21st September 2022 (Wednesday)
Time: 8:30 PM IST
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Pitch Report for PNG-W vs TL-W
The pitch at Sheikh Zayed Stadium would be dry and slow. This game would produce low-score innings. Bowlers could make good use of the surface and dominate the game. The weather will be clear and humid. The chances of dew are very slim. Batting first would be an ideal choice.
Probable Playing XI
Papua New Guinea Women
Kaia Arua (captain), Sibona Jimmy, Naoani Vare, Tanya Ruma, Brenda Tau (wicket-keeper), Hollan Doriga, Pauke Siaka, Ravini Oa, Isabel Toua, Vicky Araa, Mairi Tom
Naruemol Chaiwai (captain), Nannapat Koncharoenkai (wicket-keeper), Nattakan Chantam, Nattaya Boochatham, Onnicha Kamchomphu, Sornnarin Tippoch, Chanida Sutthiruang, Phannita Maya, Rosenan Kanoh, Thipatcha Putthawong, Sunida Chaturongrattana
Match Predictions for PNG-W vs TL-W
Thailand Women are the most likely winners of this match. They have shown substantial growth for a while now. Compared to Papua New Guinea, their odds are better in this game. Their experience and form will be their biggest advantage. The Papua New Guinea women will also put up a fight for a semi-final spot. A good cricket contest is on the cards for sure.