ICC World Cup Qualifiers: Zimbabwe vs West Indies Prediction | 24/06/2023

Welcome to the Cricket Tips for Zimbabwe vs West Indies Prediction for today’s match. The legendary Harare Sports Club will host the exhilarating match between the host nation Zimbabwe (ZIM) and the terrifying West Indies (WI) in Match 13 of the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifiers 2023.

zimbabwe vs west indies

Zimbabwe had one victory and one loss going into the game, while West Indies had won their previous games. Every match was crucial for both teams because there were only two spots available from this event for World Cup qualification. As a result, there will be a lot of tension as spectators anticipate what is sure to be a satisfying match between these two cricketing giants.

Zimbabwe vs West Indies Pre-Match Analysis

The two-time defending champions West Indies bounced back after losing their openers Brandon King and Kyle Mayers early on by making 297 all out in 49.3 overs with half-centuries from four different players. 

West Indies, on the other hand, are confident going into this match because they won their last two games. After their poor loss to Ireland, the West Indies will look to Shai Hope and Rovman Powell for ideas. It remains to be seen whether Zimbabwe can continue its winning momentum or if West Indies can bounce back from their defeat and register a crucial win.

zimbabwe vs west indies pre match analysis

Zimbabwe, who have always been known for their fighting spirit, will look to perform strongly against the Caribbean giants. The team boasts talented players like Craig Ervine, Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams, and Tendai Chatara, who can change the course of the game with their skills. They will rely heavily on their bowlers to restrict West Indies’ batting lineup and aim for a big win in this crucial encounter. 

Zimbabwe vs West Indies Head-to-Head Records

zimbabwe vs west indies head to head record

With 36 victories out of the 48 games played between the two teams, the Men in Maroon have an advantage over Zimbabwe in head-to-head records. Zimbabwe has only been successful in winning ten games, in contrast.

Zimbabwe Won10
West Indies Won36
No Result 1

Zimbabwe Probable Playing Squad:

Craig Ervine(c), Sikandar Raza, Joylord Gumbie, Wessly Madhevere, Clive Madande(w), Sean Williams, Ryan Burl, Wellington Masakadza, Tendai Chatara, Richard Ngarava, Blessing Muzarabani, Luke Jongwe, Brad Evans, Innocent Kaia, Tadiwanashe Marumani 

West Indies Probable Playing Squad:

Shamarh Brooks, Brandon King, Shai Hope (c), Kyle Mayers, Rovman Powell, Roston Chase, Keacy Carty, Nicholas Pooran,  Yannic Cariah, Gudakesh Motie, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Keemo Paul, Alzarri Joseph, Romario Shepherd

Zimbabwe vs West Indies Key Players Stats

When Zimbabwe plays against the West Indies, the stats of the key players will be very interesting. Sikandar Raza, an experienced batter from Zimbabwe known for his elegant strokeplay, and Jason Holder, from the West Indies, known for his powerful hitting and bowling, will be the players to watch as they show off their skills and help their teams win.

zimbabwe vs west indies key players stats

Zimbabwe Key Player Team Records

Top BatsmenRB4s6sSRs
Sikandar Raza1025468188.89
Sean Williams9158102156.9
Craig Ervine504890104.17

Top BowlersOMRWEcon
Blessing Muzarabani10.006506.5
Richard Ngarava9.024024.44

West Indies Key Player Team Records

Top BatsmenRB4s6sSRs
Nicholas Pooran11594104122.34
Shai Hope132129103102.33
Brandon King32422276.19

Top BowlersOMRWEcon
Keemo Paul10.016326.3
Alzarri Joseph10.004524.5
Jason Holder10.003433.4

Pitch Report and Weather Forecast

The Harare Sports Club is a good place to get a lot of points. In this league, three matches had been competed on this field. When batting first against Nepal, West Indies made 339, while Zimbabwe needed 319 and 291 to win. This means there isn’t much for the bowlers to do, but both teams’ hitters will enjoy hitting here. It means that Saturday’s game will have a lot of goals again.

zimbabwe vs west indies pitch report and weather forecast

Zimbabwe vs West Indies Betting Tips

Zimbabwe vs West Indies teams have won their first games in this tournament by wide margins, so it will be a very exciting game. But West Indies will beat Zimbabwe because they have more powerful bats and a better bowling lineup. So, we think West Indies will win Saturday’s match 13. But Zimbabwe might be able to turn things around in their favor.

zimbabwe vs west indies betting tips

Zimbabwe vs West Indies Dream11 Prediction

Wicket-KeeperShai Hope, Nicholas Pooran
BatsmenCraig Ervine, Brandon King, Johnson Charles
All-RoundersSean Williams (vc), Kyle Mayers, Sikandar Raza (v),Jason Holder
BowlersAlzarri Joseph, Richard Ngarava


Zimbabwe vs West Indies CWC Qualifier 2023 match 13 will be a thrilling encounter between two equally matched teams. Zimbabwe is our favorite. Despite the loss, West Indies showed glimpses of brilliance and will take confidence from their fighting spirit. To advance to the championship game, both sides have to build on their strengths and strengthen their shortcomings throughout the tournament. As the competition gets tougher, spectators can look ahead to more heated fights. Let’s watch and cheer our teams on!

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