Who Will Win Today’s Netherlands vs Scotland 1st T20 2024?

Netherlands vs Scotland 1st T20 match prediction, let’s find out who will win. Today’s match prediction of NED vs SCO 1st T20 2024 is given below. Netherlands vs Scotland 1st T20 match is scheduled to be held on Saturday, 18th May 2024 at VRA Cricket Ground, Amstelveen. Cricketwebs provide 100% match prediction tips for every cricket match.

The Netherlands will look to take an early lead in the tri-series as they take on Scotland in the first game. Both teams will aim to start the series with a win, and we expect a close contest.

The Netherlands have the home advantage and a good record at this venue. Their players are familiar with the conditions and will look to use this to their advantage. Scotland has a strong batting lineup, which is a significant advantage.

Scott Edwards’ side won the recent tournament in Nepal. The team has made giant strides in the last 12 months, punching above their weight and defeating big opponents. Edwards would like to make a good start to this series as they build their campaign for the upcoming World Cup.

Max O’Dowd and Michael Levitt have performed well recently, and the team expects a good start from this pair. They will rely on runs from Vikramjit Singh, Sybrand Engelbrecht, and Scott Edwards in the middle order. Teja Nidamanuru, Logan van Beek, and Bas de Leede add firepower to this batting lineup, making it strong.

The team expects early wickets from Vivian Kingma and Fred Klaassen to put the Scottish side under pressure. Logan van Beek strengthens the bowling attack and will look to excel in the middle overs alongside Aryan Dutt and Bas de Leede. Michael Levitt and Sybrand Engelbrecht add depth to this attack.

On the other hand, Richie Berrington’s side is enjoying a good run in this format. They recently won a three-match series against the United Arab Emirates and will look to build on that momentum. However, they face a strong side in this game, and Berrington expects a strong performance from his players against the hosts.

The team needs a good start from George Munsey and Brandon McMullen, as the Dutch side has a strong bowling attack. Matthew Cross, Richie Berrington, and Michael Leask add experience to the middle order and will look to build partnerships. Jack Jarvis and Chris Greaves will aim to add quick runs in the lower middle order to achieve a big total.

Bradley Currie and Jack Jarvis will look to grab early wickets and put the hosts under pressure. Safyaan Sharif and Mark Watt are key bowlers and will aim to excel in the middle overs. Michael Leask and Chris Greaves must perform well in supporting roles as the Netherlands batsmen will challenge them.

Today’s Netherlands vs Scotland 1st T20 2024 Match Detail, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Match Winner

Match: NED vs SCO, 1st T20I, Netherlands T20I Tri-Series, 2024
Date: Saturday, May 18, 2024
Time: 8:30 PM
Venue: VRA Cricket Ground, Amstelveen

NED vs SCO Squad

Scotland Squad: Ollie Hairs, George Munsey, Richie Berrington(c), Michael Leask, Brandon McMullen, Jack Jarvis, Matthew Cross(w), Charlie Tear, Chris Greaves, Gavin Main, Safyaan Sharif, Christopher Sole, Mark Watt, Bradley Currie

Netherlands Squad: Vikramjit Singh, Max ODowd, Teja Nidamanuru, Michael Levitt, Bas de Leede, Sybrand Engelbrecht, Tim Pringle, Scott Edwards(w/c), Wesley Barresi, Aryan Dutt, Vivian Kingma, Fred Klaassen, Logan van Beek, Paul van Meekeren, Daniel Doram

NED vs SCO Probable Top Performer

Netherlands Probable Top Performer

Top Batsmen: Max ODowd
Top Bowler: Logan van Beek

Scotland Probable Top Performer

Top Batsmen: Michael Leask
Top Bowler: Safyaan Sharif

Venue Details

Stadium: VRA Cricket Ground
City: Amstelveen
Capacity: 4500
Ends: City End, Mulder’s End

Netherlands T20 Stats and History

Total Match Played = 103
Won = 52
Loss = 46
No Result = 4
Tie = 1

Scotland T20 Stats and History

Total Match Played = 92
Won = 43
Loss = 45
No Result = 3
Tie = 1

Netherlands vs Scotland head-to-head stats

Total Match Played = 13
Netherlands won = 6
Scotland won = 7
No Result = 0

NED vs SCO 1st T20 Score Prediction:

If Netherlands Bat First: 160+ Runs
If Scotland Bat First: 151+ Runs

Winning Chances Of Netherlands and Scotland?

Netherlands winning chances are 55% in this match
Scotland winning chances are 45% in this match

Pitch And Weather Conditions:

VRA Cricket Ground in Amstelveen has been favorable for fast bowlers, offering assistance in the early overs. Batsmen have also done well in recent games at this venue, and the shorter straight boundaries make hitting easier.

The weather forecast for Amstelveen predicts overcast skies, making conditions challenging for the batters. Recent games have seen the pitch slow down, so batsmen must be watchful. The side batting first would need to post a score of around 160 runs to win.

VRA Cricket Ground, Amstelveen Stats

GroundVRA Cricket Ground, Amstelveen
Matches Played6
Matches Won Batting First4 (66.67%)
Matches Won Batting Second2 (33.33%)
Matches Won Winning Toss3 (50.00%)
Matches Won Losing Toss3 (50.00%)
Highest Individual Innings76* M R Swart (Netherlands v Nepal)
Best Bowling3/11 M J Rippon (Nepal v Netherlands)
Highest Team Innings221/3 (Scotland v Netherlands)
Lowest Team Innings69 (Nepal v Netherlands)
Highest Run Chase Achieved161/3 (Scotland v Netherlands)
Average Runs per Wicket24.85
Average Runs per Over7.71
Average Score Batting First167

Who will win today’s Netherlands vs Scotland 1st T20 2024 cricket match prediction?

Scotland comes with momentum, but the lack of variety in their bowling attack is a weakness. They need a good bowling performance to challenge the hosts, who have a strong batting lineup. The Netherlands have their key players in good form and depth in the batting lineup. We expect a close game, but the Netherlands have a slight edge.

Match Prediction: Netherlands Will Win

Who Will Win NED vs SCO 1st T20 Match Toss?

Toss Prediction: At this venue, the side chasing has a disadvantage. The pitch gets slightly slower in the second innings, giving spinners a role to play. The side winning the toss will likely choose to bat first.

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