Australia vs New Zealand 3rd T20I 2021
AUS 208/4 (20)
NZ 144 (17.1)
New Zealand won the toss and determined to bowl in opposition to Australia
New Zealand had been pressured to change their plans as they aimed to wrap up the series in opposition to Australia after Mitchell Santner was dominated out of the third T20I having woken up with a head chilly.
He was self-isolating on the workforce resort as a precaution whereas awaiting the results of a Covid-19 Test. Adam Milne, the quick bowler who has not performed for New Zealand since 2018, was drafted into the squad as cover however batsman Mark Chapman was introduced into the XI which implies a major change to the stability of the facet
Australia has made one change as they attempt to maintain the series alive with Riley Meredith, the Hobart Hurricanes and Tasmania tempo bowler, making his debut instead of Daniel Sams who had a big effect with the bat in Dunedin. It means the guests retain each frontline spinners of their XI.
There’s some uncertainty over how the surfaces will maintain up with three video games now in 5 days in Wellington after the modifications to the schedule pressured by the Auckland lockdown. Kane Williamson opted to bowl first with Aaron Finch saying he would have executed the identical.
New Zealand Playing XI
1 Martin Guptill, 2 Tim Seifert (wk), 3 Kane Williamson (capt), 4 Devon Conway, 5 Glenn Phillips, 6 Jimmy Neesham, 7 Mark Chapman, 8 Kyle Jamieson, 9 Tim Southee, 10 Ish Sodhi, 11 Trent Boult
Australia Playing XI
1 Aaron Finch, 2 Josh Philippe, 3 Matthew Wade (wk), 4 Glenn Maxwell, 5 Marcus Stoinis, 6 Mitchell Marsh, 7 Ashton Agar, 8 Jhye Richardson, 9 Kane Richardson, 10 Adam Zampa, 11 Riley Meredith