WCT20 2021 – 1st match between Oman and Papua New Guinea

Oman vs PNG WCT20 2021

1st Match:

First match of the WCT20 2021 between Oman and Papua New Guinea is going to be played at Al Amerat Cricket Stadium, Muscat on October 17th 2021.

Oman vs Papua New Guinea History:

Overall:

Matches:

The teams never met with each other, yet. The upcoming encounter will be the first outing against each other.

The most consecutive winning streak for Oman against PNG was 0 T20I, yet.

The longest unbeaten streak for Oman against PNG was 0 T20I, yet.

The most consecutive winning streak for PNG against Oman was 0 T20I, yet.

The longest unbeaten streak for PNG against Oman was 0 T20I, yet.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Oman against PNG are – – – – -.

World Cup History:

Matches:

The teams have never met with each other in the world cup, yet. The upcoming encounter will be the first outing against each other.

The most consecutive winning streak for Oman against PNG was 0 T20I, yet.

The longest unbeaten streak for Oman against PNG was 0 T20I, yet.

The most consecutive winning streak for PNG against Oman was 0 T20I, yet.

The longest unbeaten streak for PNG against Oman was 0 T20I, yet.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Oman against PNG are – – – – -.

Points and Rankings:

The match is the comparison between the seventeenth rank (Oman) and eighteenth rank (PNG) team. Oman is just 1 point ahead of PNG.

OMAN:

The team played 36 T20I. Out of them, the team won 16 times and lost 19 times. 1 match was called off without a ball to bowl.

The team played 3 T20I in WC. Out of them, the team won once and lost once. 1 match was called off without any result.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Oman are WLWWW.

PNG:

The team played 28 T20I. Out of them, the team won 17 times and lost 10 times. 1 match was called off without any result.

The team played 0 T20I in WC, yet. The upcoming encounter will be the first for the team.

Last 5 (completed) match results of PNG are LLLWW.

The Outing:

The result of the match will impact the team’s points, as if the result will go in favor of Oman then the winning side will earn 5 points and come to sixteenth rank from the seventeenth in the point table, whereas the other team will lose 3 points with 1 rank in the position. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, the winning team will gain 3 points and 1 rank in rankings, and the opposite team will lose 4 points with 2 ranks in the point table.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Muscat shows the weather would be mostly sunny in the beginning and then sunny and clear till the end of the game. The precipitation percentage would be 0%. So, there would be no chance of rain, as of now. The temperature would be between 29 to 33 Celsius. The wind would be between 5 to 14 km/h. The speed of wind and the temperature would decrease gradually.

Al Amerat Cricket Stadium, Muscat

Toss and Pitch:

Team preferred to bat first after winning the toss in 9 games out of 30 outings, and the selection didn’t favor the teams, as the teams won 3 times and lost 6 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LLWLW.

On the other hand, the teams, who chose to field first, won 13 times and lost 8 times, including a defeat in one over eliminator in a tied game.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are LLWLW.

Overall, 16 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost 14 times, including a tied match.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are LLLWL.

The first batting team won the match 11 times, including a tied game. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won the match 19 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are WWLLW.

Score:

The lowest defended total was 145 runs in 2019, and the highest successful chase was 183 runs in 2019.

The first inning lowest total was 64 runs in 2019 and the highest total was 210 runs in 2020. For the second inning, the lowest total was 90 runs (completed innings) in 2020 and the highest was 183 runs in 2019.

The batting average of the first innings is 21.04 and 23.32 is for the second innings.

T20I History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams never faced each other at the venue. The upcoming encounter will be the first between the teams.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Oman against PNG at the venue are – – – – -.

Teams’ T20I History at Venue:

Oman has a pretty good record at the venue, and the team won 6 times and lost 3 times in 9 outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Oman at the venue are WWWWW.

PNG never got a chance to play at the venue. The team will play the first outing.

Last 5 (completed) match results of PNG at the venue are – – – – -.

Tentative XI for both the Teams:

Oman:

The side would go with 2 pacers, as the team has 3 all-rounders, 1 of them with spin and 2 with pace.

Oman Eleven: J. Singh, K. Ali, A. Ilyas, Z. Maqsood, K. Prajapati, N. Khushi, M. Nadeem, A. Khan, S. Goud, Kaleemullah, B. Khan

Papua New Guinea:

The team would like to go with 4 pacers, as the team has an (1) all-rounder with spin.

Papua New Guinea Eleven: A. Vala, T. Ura, C. Amini, L. Siaka, S. Bau, S. Atai, K. Dorida, N. Vanua, N. Pokana, D. Ravu, K. Morea

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.

*Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator.