| On Oct 30, 2021 9:00 AM IST

SA vs SL T20 World Cup 2021: Possible Playing 11 of South Africa


SA Playing 11: In the Match 25 of the T20 World Cup 2021, the South Africa team will clash with the Sri Lanka team. They need to win this game to keep their hopes alive for reaching the semifinals of the tournament.

The South Africa team won their first fixture of the T20 World Cup 2021 against West Indies. They contained opposition for a score of 143 runs, with Pretorius scalping 3, and Keshav being a good support with 2 wickets. While the batters like Reeza Hendrics, Rassie Van Der Dussen, and Aiden Markram contributed well to chase down the score easily.

Team News

  • The team has 1 win in 2 fixtures of the T20 World Cup 2021.
  • 1 change is expected for the South Africa’s Playing 11.

SA Playing 11 (likely)

The South Africa team is going through a bit of controversy going with them, and Quinton De Kock has made it clear that he would take the knee from the upcoming matches. The experienced batter is expected to take the place of Reeza Hendricks in the Playing 11. The other batters like Dussen and Aiden Markram have been impressive with their contributions. In the bowling unit, Nortje has surely been the best performer. In the last fixture, all rounder Dwaine Pretorius was pick of the bowler with 3 wickets. While the spinner Keshav Maharaj was also was impressive with 2 wickets.

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SA Playing 11 (likely)

1. Temba Bavuma (c)
2. Quinton de Kock (wk)
3. Rassie van der Dussen
4. Aiden Markram
5. Heinrich Klaasen
6. David Miller
7. Dwaine Pretorius
8. Keshav Maharaj
9. Kagiso Rabada
10. Anrich Nortje
11. Tabraiz Shamsi

South Africa Squad

South Africa Squad: Temba Bavuma (c), Keshav Maharaj, Quinton de Kock (wk), Bjorn Fortuin, Reeza Hendricks, Heinrich Klaasen, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Wiaan Mulder, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Rassie van der Dussen

Where to Watch SA vs SL Live T20 World Cup 2021

WATCH SA vs SL T20 World Cup 2021 Live on Star Sports 1 and Disney+ Hotstar. The South Africa team have been average with their performances in the tournament. It will need a spirited effort from all the players to win this match and keep their hopes alive for the semifinals. The different Disney+Hotstar plans can be availed by the cricket fans to watch the match between South Africa and Sri Lanka Match 25 of T20 World Cup 2021. It will be interesting to see whether the batters of South Africa can post a good total on the board or not against the Sri Lanka team.

4 Fantasy picks for South Africa vs Sri Lanka from SA

1. Anrich Nortje

The potent fast bowler has been exquisite with his pace and accuracy with the new as well as old ball. With variations also up his sleeve, he can be a steady customer in taking wickets in crucial situations. In 13 T20I matches, Anrich has 12 wickets at an average of 27.08.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Anrich Nortje 13 12 27.08

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2. Rassie Van Der Dussen

Rassie has been impressive with his contribution at the top order for the past 1 year. With a century in the warmups and a knock of 43 in the last league match,he would be confident of his abilities to steer the team’s ship to a comfortable position.

Name Matches Runs Average
Rassie Van Der Dussen 31 801 36.40

3. Aiden Markram

The confident top order batsman has adapted to the pitches at United Arab due to his exposure to the IPL 2021. In the last fixture, Aiden Markram smashed 51 off 26 balls and was the top scorer for the team as well. He has an ability to contain runs with the ball as well.

Name Matches Runs Average
Aiden Markram 17 517 40

4. Temba Bavuma

The captain and top order batter of the South Africa team is expected to come out of his bad form and contribute in an effective manner. He has a fine composure at the crease, and will look to stay for longer duration in this fixture. In 18 T20Is, he has 424 runs at an average of 25.
Name Matches Runs Average
Temba Bavuma 18 425 25

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