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| On Jul 3, 2021 11:42 AM IST

West Indies vs South Africa Dream11: Top 5 Fantasy Cricket Picks for 5th T20I


West Indies vs South Africa Dream11: West Indies and South Africa will be back in action later tonight for the 5th and final T20I at the National Cricket Stadium. Both sides are on level terms by 2-2, and it has been a display of quality cricket over the last few days. West Indies won the first T20I, but South Africa bounced back in style to win two straight games. However, the hosts showcased great character in the most recent T20I by securing a comprehensive and staying alive in the series in the process. That being said, here are some key players from both camps who can have a big influence in the final T20I.

South Africa vs West Indies Dream11 Fantasy Picks

  1. Quinton de Kock

Quinton de Kock has been one of the most pivotal members of the South African team, and has continued his good form in the ongoing series versus the West Indies. Quinton de Kock has scored 37, 24, 72 and 60 from the four T20Is, and will be eager to compile another big score in the decider. Quinton de Kock has a strike rate of 137.2, along with eight fifties from the 51 appearances for South Africa in the shortest format of the game.

Quinton De Kock in T20Is

Runs: 1498
Avg: 32.6
50s: 8
S.R: 137.2

2.     Tabraiz Shamsi

Tabraiz Shamsi has been the standout performer with the ball in hand for South Africa in the series versus West Indies. Tabraiz Shamsi has conceded just 78 runs respectively from the 16 overs across the four T20Is. He has also managed to bag six wickets in the process, and continues to be a thorn for the West Indies batsmen. The inclusion of the left arm spinner in the Fantasy Cricket Team can earn the user significant points.

Tabraiz Shamsi in T20Is

Wickets: 37
E.R: 7.03
Four-wicket hauls: 1

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3.     Obed McCoy

 Obed McCoy might still be inexperienced in international cricket, but has certainly managed to make a mark in international cricket. The left arm fast bowled picked up eight wickets from the four games in the series so far. In totality, the McCoy has bagged 13 wickets from just nine T20Is for the West Indies.

Obed McCoy in T20Is

Wickets: 13
E.R: 7.80
Four wicket-hauls: 1

  1. Dwayne Bravo

The veteran all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has been one of the most influential figures for West Indies cricket, especially in the shorter format. Bravo has yet again displayed his brilliance by bagging nine wickets from the four T20Is versus South Africa. In the most recent game, DJ Bravo picked up four wickets for 19 runs from the four over spell, and will be looking to conclude the series on a positive note as well.

Wickets: 71
Four wicket hauls: 3
Runs: 1167
50s: 4

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  1. Evin Lewis

The specialist opening batsman, Evin Lewis will be the danger man with the bar for South Africa. Lewis has scored 126 runs from the three T20Is so far, which also includes a quick fire knock of 71 from 35 deliveries. Lewis has a strike rate of 156.6, while, averaging 31 as well.

Runs: 1115
S.R: 156.6
50s: 7
100s: 2


Where to Watch WI vs SA Live?

The 5th and final T20I between West Indies and South Africa can be streamed live on Fancode.

Walli Siddiqui

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