New Zealand is having a great time. But with the previous match showed some signs of losing form. Before the last game, they had a long break of 11 days which included the game abounding of India without a toss. They are on winning streak in the tournament by defeating Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and South Africa. Each was a wicket win by ten, two, seven and four respectively.
West Indies after their win against Pakistan the impression was of being a strong contender. They have potent players like Andre Russell, Chris Gayle and Shimron Hetmeyer. But the hopes of fans shattered after Australia, England and Bangladesh thrashed them. The defeat against Australia and England was no surprise, but the way they were humiliated by Bangladesh was unexpected.
Both the teams are meeting each other after two years, but New Zealand has been dominative in the previous matches. They are meeting at Old Trafford Machester in the doubleheader Saturday.