SA vs NED: Dharamsala, India – October 17, 2023: South Africa is set to lock horns with the Netherlands in the ongoing ICC Men’s ODI Cricket World Cup on Tuesday, October 17, 2023, at the picturesque Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala, India.
SA vs NED (New Zealand vs Bangladesh) Match Details:
|Match||South Africa vs Netherlands|
|League||ICC Mens ODI Cricket World Cup|
|Date||Tuesday, 17th October 2023|
|Time||02:00 PM (IST) – 08:30 AM (GMT)|
SA vs NED Match Analysis:
The Proteas, riding high on their two consecutive victories against Sri Lanka and Australia, will be looking to maintain their winning momentum against the Netherlands, who are yet to register a win in the tournament.
South Africa’s batting prowess has been evident in the tournament so far, with Quinton de Kock and Aiden Markram leading the charge. De Kock’s explosive opening partnerships and Markram’s consistent middle-order contributions have been instrumental in setting up formidable totals.
Their bowling attack, spearheaded by Kagiso Rabada and Lungi Ngidi, has also been impressive, consistently restricting the opposition’s scoring opportunities.
On the other hand, the Netherlands, despite their losses, have shown glimpses of their potential. Their batting lineup boasts experienced players like Max O’Dowd and Pieter Seelaar, while their bowling attack features the likes of Bas de Leede and Vivian Kingma, who have the ability to trouble any batting lineup.
The match is expected to be a thrilling encounter, with South Africa aiming to continue their dominance and the Netherlands seeking their first win in the tournament.
SA vs NED Head to Head:
South Africa and the Netherlands have faced each other in a total of 8 ODI matches, with South Africa winning all 8 encounters. The two teams have never met in a Test match or a T20I match.
Here is a breakdown of the head-to-head record between South Africa and the Netherlands in ODI cricket:
Matches Played: 8 South Africa Wins: 8 Netherlands Wins: 0 Draws: 0
The most recent ODI match between the two teams was played on June 19, 2022, in Amstelveen, Netherlands. South Africa won the match by 6 wickets.
SA vs NED Last 5 Matches:
SA vs NED Recent Form:
South Africa and Netherlands have a contrasting recent form in ODI cricket. South Africa is on a five-match winning streak, while Netherlands has lost their last five matches.
- South Africa has won their last five ODI matches, all by convincing margins.
- They have scored over 300 runs in each of those matches, and crossed 400 runs twice.
- Their batting unit is in excellent form, with four of their batsmen averaging over 50 and striking at over 100 since the start of 2023.
- Netherlands has lost their last five ODI matches, all by convincing margins.
- They have only scored over 200 runs once in those matches.
- Their batting unit is struggling, with no batsmen averaging over 50 since the start of 2023.
Pitch Report: Pitch is expected to be neutral with the help of pacers.
SA vs NED Weather Report:
This is a bowling pitch, a total of 6 matches have been played on this pitch, in which the team batting first has won 2 matches and the team bowling first has won 4 matches. The average score on this pitch is 229.
There is 15% chance of rain. The temperature is expected to be 44-Degree Celsius and the humidity to be 77%.
SA vs NED (New Zealand vs Bangladesh) Probable PlayingXI
- Aiden Markram: Match -02 Runs -162
- Marco Jansen: Match -02 Runs -38 and Wickets – 04
- Gerald Coetzee: Match -01 Runs -DNB and Wickets – 03
- David Miller: Match -02 Runs -56
- Rassie van der Dussen : Match -02 Runs -134
- Lungi Ngidi: Match -02 Runs -DNB and Wickets – 02
- Temba Bavuma (c): Match -02 Runs -43
- Kagiso Rabada: Match -02 Runs -00 and Wickets – 05
- Heinrich Klaasen: Match -02 Runs -61
- Keshav Maharaj: Match -02 Runs -00 and Wickets – 04
- Quinton de Kock (wk): Match -02 Runs -209
- Paul van Meekeren: Match -02 Runs -11 and Wickets – 03
- Bas de Leede: Match -02 Runs -85 and Wickets – 05
- Teja Nidamanuru: Match -02 Runs -26
- Roelof van der Merwe: Match -02 Runs -05 and Wickets – 02
- Colin Ackermann: Match -02 Runs -86 and Wickets – 02
- Sybrand Engelbrecht: Match -01 Runs -29
- Max ODowd: Match -02 Runs -21
- Ryan Klein: Match -01 Runs -08 and Wickets -00
- Aryan Dutt: Match -02 Runs -12 and Wickets – 03
- Scott Edwards (c & wk): Match -02 Runs -30
- Vikramjit Singh: Match -02 Runs -64 and Wickets – 00
SA vs NED Key Player Stats
Key Players to Watch:
- Quinton de Kock: The explosive opening batsman has been in scintillating form, scoring two centuries in the tournament so far.
- Aiden Markram: The stylish middle-order batsman has provided solid support to de Kock, scoring crucial runs in both matches.
- Kagiso Rabada: The pace spearhead has been the leader of the South African bowling attack, picking up wickets at crucial junctures.
- Pieter Seelaar: The experienced all-rounder is the captain of the Dutch side and will be crucial in providing stability to the team.
- Max O’Dowd: The opening batsman has shown glimpses of his talent and will be looking to convert his starts into big scores.
- Vivian Kingma: The young pacer has been the standout bowler for the Netherlands and will be hoping to trouble the South African batsmen.
SA vs NED Dream11 Prediction – Suggested Team#1[SL]
Wicket-keeper: H Klassen
Batters: R Van Der Dussen, Q De Kock
All-rounders: A Markram, C Ackermann, B De Leede
Bowlers: K Maharaj, L Ngidi, R Klein, K Rabada, T Shamsi
SA vs NED Dream11 Prediction – Suggested Team#2[GL]
Wicket-keeper: Q De Kock
Batters: T Bavuma, R Van Der Dussen
All-rounders: A Markram, M Jansen, C Ackermann, B De Leede
Bowlers: K Maharaj, L Ngidi, P Van Meekeren, K Rabada
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.