Australia vs West Indies: Here's the complete statistical analysis
Australia will be wanting to continue with their momentum in ODIs when they take on a vibrant West Indies in match number 10 of the ICC World Cup 2019. Both teams will feel that they go in with a chance to outsmart the other after resounding opening wins. Ahead of the mega clash, we look at the statistical analysis.
Head-to-head records between the two in Cricket World Cup
Overall in ODIs, the two teams have faced each other on 139 occasions. Australia have won 73 matches, whereas, West Indies have pocketed 60. Three matches didn't have any result. Three have been tied. When it comes to the World Cup, both sides have met each other nine times. WI have a 5-4 tally. Australia won the last World Cup meet in 2007.
Top run-scorers of Australia and West Indies in World Cups
Ricky Ponting has scored the most runs for Australia in the World Cup (1,743). Ponting slammed five hundreds and six fifties at an average of 45.86. The three-time World Cup winner is the second highest run-scorer in the World Cup. Brian Lara has scored the most runs for West Indies in the World Cup (1,225). He hit two hundreds and seven fifties.
Top wicket-takers from Australia and WI in World Cups
Aussie legend is the top wicket-taker for Australia in the Cricket World Cup. The legendary pacer is also the all-time leader in terms of the wickets taken in World Cup. Courtney Walsh picked up the most wickets for West Indies in the World Cup (27). He bowled at an excellent economy-rate of 3.46 and an average of 20.25 between 1987-1999.
Trent Bridge: Here's a look at the ground stats
England hold the record for the highest score here (481/6 against Australia in 2018). The lowest score was registered by South Africa (83 versus England in 2008). Eoin Morgan (471) has the most runs here. James Anderson (16) has accounted for the most scalps. Alex Hales (171 versus Pakistan in 2016) has recorded the highest score. Kuldeep Yadav (6/25) has the best figures.
Australia vs West Indies- Pitch report, TV listing and timing
Reports claim that there is rainfall predicted. Pacers will have a role to play with overcast conditions aiding them. Batsmen will target the short boundaries. The match is set to be telecast live on the Star Sports Network and is scheduled for a 3:00 PM IST start. One can stream the match live on Hotstar app.