Zimbabwe play USA in the ICC World T20 Qualifier on Tuesday, 14th July 2022 at the Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. This match will begin at 5:00 PM IST (Indian Standard Time).
The Zimbabwe cricket team beat Jersey by 23 runs in the last game of the Qualifiers. Sean Williams scored a 39-ball 57 with the bat to help the hosts reach 146/8 in the first innings. Spinner Ryan Burl picked three wickets for just 13 runs and controlled Jersey’s run chase. The hosts are currently second on the points table having won both their matches.
The USA cricket team is currently atop the table having won both its matches so far. The visitors hammered Singapore by 132 runs in their previous group match. Steven Taylor and Jaskaran Malhotra both scored half-centuries as the visitors posted 201/6.
USA’s Saurabh Netravalkar starred with the ball and helped his side to seal an easy win.
Zimbabwe vs USA ICC T20 World Cup Qualifiers 2022 odds
10CRIC odds: Zimbabwe: 1.41, USA: 2.70
Parimatch odds: Zimbabwe: 1.37, USA: 2.94
Betwinner odds: Zimbabwe: 1.45, USA: 2.832
1xBet odds: Zimbabwe: 1.45, USA: 2.832
Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.
Zimbabwe vs USA head-to-head in T20Is
Zimbabwe and USA will play against each other for the first time in T20 cricket.
Zimbabwe and USA have won both their opening matches in the tournament so far.
Zimbabwe has won all their last five T20 international matches while the USA has won four of their last five matches in this format.
Zimbabwe vs USA probable playing XI
Zimbabwe: Regis Chakabva (wicket-keeper), Craig Ervine (captain), Sean Williams, Sikandar Raza, Wesley Madhevere, Ryan Burl, Milton Shumba, Wellington Masakadza, Tendai Chatara, Luke Jongwe, Blessing Muzarabani
USA: Steven Taylor, Monank Patel (captain & wicket-keeper), Jaskaran Malhotra, Aaron Jones, Gajanand Singh, Marty Kain, Sushant Modani, Nisarg Ketankumar, Cameron Stevenson, Saurabh Netravalkar, Rusty Theron.
Zimbabwe vs USA ICC T20 World Cup Qualifiers 2022 top picks
Zimbabwe: Sikandar Raza will be the top pick from the Zimbabwean side. Raza scored 87 runs in the first game of the Qualifiers against Singapore. The all-rounder has scored 790 runs and picked 21 wickets in 52 T20 internationals for Zimbabwe.
USA: Saurabh Netravalkar will be the player to watch out for from the visitors. The left-arm pacer picked a five-wicket haul in the previous game for the visitors. The 30-year-old seamer has picked 20 wickets in 21 T20 internationals at an economy of 6.80.
Zimbabwe vs Jersey ICC T20 World Cup Qualifiers 2022 prediction
Zimbabwe will start as favourites against the USA. The hosts are an experienced side and have more exposure in T20Is. The African nation has won all its last five matches in this format.
The USA has been performing well and is likely to put up a strong fight against a strong Zimbabwe side.
Zimbabwe vs USA ICC T20 World Cup Qualifiers 2022 playing conditions and weather report
Maximum Temperature: 22°C
Wind: 10 km/h