The first One Day International (ODI) between Australia and New Zealand is scheduled to take place today. This match is the first of the three-match series and both teams will be looking to make a strong start. The match will be played at the Sydney Cricket Ground and the teams have been preparing for the match. This article will provide all the details and live score updates of the match.
Aus vs Nz 1st ODI
The first ODI between Australia and New Zealand will take place today at the Sydney Cricket Ground. This is the first match of the three-match series and both teams will be looking to make a strong start. The match will be a day-night fixture and the start time is set for 2:00 PM local time.
Teams Prepare for First ODI
Both teams have been preparing for the match and have been practicing hard. Australia has been in good form and will be looking to continue their winning streak. On the other hand, New Zealand will be looking to make a comeback after their loss against India in the recently concluded series.
Live Score Preview
The live score updates of the match will be available on the official website of Cricket Australia. The website will provide all the details about the match including the live score, team line-ups, match highlights and more.
Toss and Pitch Conditions
The pitch at the Sydney Cricket Ground is expected to be a good batting track and the toss will play an important role. The team winning the toss will look to bat first and put up a big total on the board.
Australia’s Playing XI
Australia has announced their playing XI for the match and they are: Aaron Finch (C), David Warner, Steve Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Mitchell Marsh, Alex Carey (WK), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Adam Zampa.
New Zealand’s Playing XI
New Zealand has also announced their playing XI for the match and they are: Kane Williamson (C), Martin Guptill, Henry Nicholls, Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (WK), Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson, Matt Henry, Trent Boult.
The first ODI between Australia and New Zealand is all set to take place today and it promises to be an exciting encounter. Both teams have announced their playing XI and the toss and pitch conditions will play an important role in deciding the outcome of the match.