Birmingham Phoenix are up against Oval Invincibles in the Eliminator of The Women’s Hundred competition on 20th August. This event will take place at The Kia Oval, London starting at 15:00 local time.
Birmingham Phoenix struggled at the start of the tournament but have found their feet with 3 consecutive wins in the league stage coming into this game. The Phoenix finished at 3rd place in the points table with 4 wins in the 8 matches they played in the group stage. They beat Northern Superchargers in their previous game by 14 runs. Eve Jones was the star with the bat as she scored 64 off 47 while opening the batting. Issy Wong picked 2 wickets for 23 runs while the other bowlers picked 1 wicket each. Shafali Verma who has been important to The Phoenix will miss this match due to national callup. The Phoenix are looking confident going into this match and would want to win this match to have a crack at Southern Brave in the final.
Oval Invincibles finished at 2nd position in the points table with 9 points. The Invincibles also won 4 matches, however they got one extra point because one of their matches was washed out due to rain. They are going into this game with a loss against Southern Brave. Dane van Neikerk who has been excellent in this tournament with the bat, once again was the top scorer for The Invincibles. Marizanne Kapp also scored 26 runs but the rest of the batters performed poorly. The Invincibles were bowled out for a low score of 85 while chasing a target of 116. They lost by 30 runs in this match. Dane van Neikerk has been the top scorer for The Invincibles with 231 runs.
The winning team in this match will play against Southern Brave in the final at Lord’s Cricket Ground.
Where To Watch
UK - Sky Sports Cricket and Sky Sports. Australia - Kayo Sports. USA - Willow Cricket. South Africa - Supersport. India - Fancode website/app.
Birmingham Phoenix Women vs Oval Invincibles Women Odds & PredictionBet on Birmingham Phoenix vs Oval Invincibles with Bet365
- Birmingham Phoenix Women - 2.00(Bet 365)
- Oval Invincibles Women - 1.80 (Bet 365)
- Prediction - Oval Invincibles Women to win
- Date: August 20, 2021
- Time: 3.30 PM
- Venue: The Kia Oval, London, UK