Betting Tips for New Zealand and Australia: 1st Test match of Trans-Tasman Trophy, 2015
Two of the nearest neighbors of the cricket world, Australia and New Zealand are ready for their first test match starting from November 5, 2015 in Brisbane. They have not met each other in test matches since December 2011 where they played in Hobart. The mentioned test series was a draw.Get the latest Cricket odds
The Australian team has made a lot of changes in their squad for the upcoming series. Many of their experienced players are taking retirement and Burns will be playing as the opener for the first time. The 26 year old lad had delivered some great innings in the recent test matches, the Kiwis should aware of him. There will be four fast bowlers in their squad that includes Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Peter Siddle.
New Zealand is looking forward to the test series with great hopes. They are an excellent team who has won fourteen out of the total seventeen tests they have played in the last two years. But it is been almost twenty five to twenty four years since they beat the Aussies in a test series. And as per the records the Kiwis have won only a single series on Australian soil that too back in 1985/86.
The odds for Australia are at 1.65 while the odds for New Zealand are at 4. The chances for match draw are very low with the odds at 4.5. According to expert analysis, Australia has the more chances of winning the series but New Zealand is also an excellent team with fantastic players.