Zimbabwe Vs India 1st ODI Prediction 18.08.2022
Zimbabwe welcomes Team India to their capital city Harare to host 3 ODI matches which will be held from 18 August onwards. All the three matches will be played at Harare Sports Club cricket ground. The 1st ODI will be played on 18 August which will start at 12:45 PM, Indian Standard Time(IST) or 07:15 AM, Greenwich Mean Time(GMT). The 2nd ODI will take place on 20 August and the 3rd ODI on 22 August with the same start time.
This match would become more interesting once you interact with a sports betting bookmaker. Sports betting bookmakers are well known for the betting opportunities, through this betting market consist of various number of bookmakers but you can go through the best of them which are Betway, Betwinner, and Bet365 India.
Zimbabwe vs India Head to Head in T20
- Total matches played – 63
- Won by West Indies – 10
- Won by India – 51
- Tied – 2
Recent Performance of West Indies
Zimbabwe recently hosted Bangladesh for 3 match T20 series and ODI series at home and won both the T20 and ODI series with 2-1 lead. Zimbabwe ended up winning the first two games which were high scoring games by five wickets in hand. But in the last match bowling second, Bangladesh bowlers grabbed crucial wickets at regular intervals which made them win the match by 105 runs.
Players to look out for in this series would be Sikandar Raza, Chakabva, as they performed well by scoring centuries. Sikandar Raza scored centuries in the first two matches and picked 5 wickets for which he was awarded as Player of the Series. Team needs improvement in the bowling department. Make sure to download the cricket betting apps today to get instant access to all bookmaker’s sports events from your phones.
Recent Performance of India
India is on verge of winning streak of recent series with West Indies which have both T20 series and ODI series. India won the T20 series with 4-1 lead and ODI series with 3-0 lead. Allround performance as a team and contributions from both batting and bowling departments are great strength in winning games.
Players to look out for this series is KL Rahul returning back to team as Captain and Shikhar Dhawan as Vice-captain. In the lights of Shubman Gill (who was awarded Player of the Series West Indies), Rutraj Gaikwad, Deepak Hooda, Sanju Samson, Axar Patel, Top order and middle order looks strong and in the bowling department the recent series with West Indies has given enough exposure for bowlers to get their line and length accurate. All eyes would be on spinners Deepak Chahar, Kuldeep Yadav. Check out these cricket betting tips to understand and place your bets on the winning team.
Our odds and tips in detail
Odds favoring West Indies to win
- Betway – 2.87
- Betwinner – 2.75
- Bet365 – 2.75
Odds favoring India to win
- Betway – 1.42
- Betwinner – 1.44
- Bet365 – 1.44
Our Word – India has the better chances of winning the match
The recent performances from the West Indies series prove the strong lineup and complete balanced team, but also need to look into how KL Rahul will lead along with the previous captain Shikhar Dhawan. Every player contributing to the match is a great asset to Team India.
On the other hand, Zimbabwe are looking forward to continue their ODI series winning streak and are confident that they would give a healthy and strong competition to India. Middle order seems to be good, but with the bowling attack of India, needs support from tailenders too. Check out the dafabet betting odds on this exciting match.