ENG vs SA: The Netherlands will be looking to continue their upward trend in the ICC Cricket World Cup when they face Sri Lanka at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow on Saturday, October 21, 2023.
ENG vs SA (England vs South Africa) Match Details:
|Match||England vs South Africa|
|League||ICC Mens ODI Cricket World Cup|
|Date||Saturday, 21st October 2023|
|Time||02:00 PM (IST) – 08:30 AM (GMT)|
ENG vs SA Match Analysis:
England and South Africa are set to clash in a highly anticipated encounter in the ICC Men’s ODI Cricket World Cup on Saturday, 21 October 2023. The two teams have a long and storied rivalry, and this match is sure to be a thrilling contest.
England is coming into the match on the back of a strong performance in the group stage, where they finished second in their group. They have a well-balanced team with a strong batting line-up and a potent bowling attack. South Africa, on the other hand, had a more difficult time in the group stage, but they managed to qualify for the knockout stages. They have a team full of experienced players who are capable of winning big matches.
The match is being played at the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), which is sure to be a packed house. The atmosphere is sure to be electric, and the players will be looking to put on a show for the fans.
England is the slight favorite going into the match, but South Africa is a team that should never be underestimated. They have the ability to beat any team on their day, and they will be looking to cause an upset.
ENG vs SA Head-to-Head:
|Format||Matches||England Wins||South Africa Wins||Draws/NRs|
|ODIs||69||30||33||5 (1 tie)|
ENG vs SA Last 5 Matches:
ENG vs SA Recent Form:
England’s recent form
England have been in inconsistent form in recent years, with a mix of impressive wins and disappointing losses. They reached the final of the 2019 Cricket World Cup, but have since struggled in Test cricket, losing series to Australia, India, and New Zealand. However, they did enjoy a 3-0 series win over New Zealand in June 2023.
South Africa’s recent form
South Africa have also been inconsistent in recent years, but they have shown signs of improvement in recent months. They won a Test series against Bangladesh in March 2023, and they also reached the semi-finals of the 2023 Cricket World Cup.
NED vs SL Weather Report:
There is a 1% chance of rain. The temperature is expected to be 34 degrees Celsius and the humidity to be 49%.
POINTS TABLE – ICC Men’s ODI Cricket World Cup:
ENG vs SA (England vs South Africa) Probable Playing XI:
- Dawid Malan: Match -03 Runs -186
- Harry Brook: Match -03 Runs -111
- Joe Root: Match -03 Runs -170 and Wickets – 01
- Chris Woakes: Match -03 Runs -34 and Wickets – 02
- Jos Buttler (c): Match -03 Runs -72
- David Willey: Match -76 Runs -585 and Wickets -89
- Liam Livingstone: Match -03 Runs -30 and Wickets -02
- Reece Topley: Match -02 Runs -16 and Wickets – 05
- Mark Wood: Match -03 Runs -37 and Wickets – 03
- Ben Stokes: Match -108 Runs -3189 and Wickets – 74
- Jonny Bairstow: Match -03 Runs -87
- Aiden Markram: Match -03 Runs -163
- David Miller: Match -03 Runs -99
- Gerald Coetzee: Match -02 Runs -22 and Wickets – 04
- Rassie van der Dussen: Match -03 Runs -138
- Kagiso Rabada: Match -03 Runs -09 and Wickets -07
- Heinrich Klaasen: Match -03 Runs -89
- Quinton de Kock: Match -03 Runs -229
- Lungi Ngidi: Match -03 Runs -07 and Wickets – 04
- Keshav Maharaj: Match -03 Runs -40 and Wickets – 05
- Marco Jansen: Match -03 Runs -47 and Wickets – 06
- Temba Bavuma (c): Match -03 Runs -59
ENG vs SA Dream11 Prediction – Suggested Team#1[SL]
Wicket–Keeper – Quinton de Kock
Batsmen – Joe Root, Rassie van der Dussen, Dawid Malan
All-rounders – Aiden Markram, Marco Jansen, Jonny Bairstow
Bowlers – Aadil Rashid, Kagiso Rabada, Reece Topley, Keshav Maharaj
ENG vs SA Dream11 Prediction – Suggested Team#2[GL]
Wicket-Keeper: J Bairstow
Batsmen: J Root, R van der Dussen, D Malan, Q de Kock
All-Rounders: A Markram, L Livingstone, M Jansen
Bowlers: C Woakes, R Topley, G Coetzee
DISCLAIMER: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.