Cricket World cup 2015: Match 6 - New Zealand Vs Scotland
Group: Pool A
Date: February 17, Time: GMT 22:00, IST 03:30, Local 11:00
Venue: University Oval, Dunedin
Team New Zealand
Team New Zealand is one of the strongest contenders to lift the ICC cricket world cup 2015. Black caps plays well in group stage and quarter but they will eliminate in the Semi Finals. This time New Zealand wants to remove the tag chokers and to lift their first world cup in their home. Brendon McCullum, Ross Taylor, Martin Guptil, Kane Williamson are their main weapons. Elloit’s all round skills will also help the team in crucial situations. Tim Southee, Daniel Vettori will lead the bowling department from the front
Brendon McCullum (captain), Kane Williamson(vice captain), Corey Anderson, Trent Boult, Grant Elliott, Martin Guptill, Tom Latham, McClenaghan, Nathan McCullum, Kyle Mills, Adam Milne, Luke Ronchi (wicket keeper), Southee, Ross Taylor, Dan Vettori
Associate nation Scotland’s Batting in mixed with experience and young talent. Like other teams they will also feel the pressure at handling top teams in cricket world cup 2015. Kyle Coetzer, Richie Berrington, Josh Davey will lead the batting from the front. They played in 1999 and 2007 world cups but yet to register a win.
Preston Mommsen (captain), Kyle Coetzer (vice-captain), Hamish Gardiner, Josh Davey, Calum MacLeod, Alasdair Evans, Richie Berrington, Fredde Coleman, Matthew Cross (wicket keeper), Majid Haq, Michael Leask, Matt Machan, Safyaan Sharif, Robert Taylor, Iain Wardlaw.
Head to head matches in world cup tournaments
They never played any match each other before ICC cricket world cup 2015.