New Zealand and Australia will take on each other in the high-voltage T20 World Cup final at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday.
After winning the World Test Championship title, New Zealand will want to go all the way whereas Australia, like their neighbors, will also chase their maiden T20 World Cup crown.
We have got Match Prediction on the basis of current form, head-to-head, stats, and players to watch out for in the upcoming match.
Current form for New Zealand: W W W W W
New Zealand has won the last five matches after losing their opening clash against Pakistan. The Kiwis came up with a fine batting performance in the semi-final against England to make their way into their first final of the T20 World Cup. New Zealand has ticked the right boxes and Daryl Mitchell and James Neesham were brilliant in the run-chase against England.
Current form for Australia: W W W L W
Australia has peaked at the right time in the tournament and they would look to continue their good form against their Trans-Tasmania rivals. Like Daryl Mitchell and James Neesham did the job for the Kiwis, Matthew Wade and Marcus Stoinis added the finishing touches for Australia against Pakistan.
Head to Head: Matches: 14, Won by Australia: 9, Won by New Zealand: 5.
Australia has the advantage over New Zealand in the head-to-head battle.
Players to watch out for: David Warner, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Aaron Finch, Mitchell Marsh, and Glenn Maxwell will the key players for Australia.
Kane Williamson, Martin Guptil, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, James Neesham, and Ish Sodhi will be the crucial players for New Zealand.
Match Prediction: It is expected to be a thrilling contest but Australia might have a slight advantage over New Zealand as they have a better team balance.