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| On Updated : Jan 26, 2021 2:45 AM IST

PAK vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction Tips for Pakistan vs South Africa 1st Test Pakistan vs South Africa, 26 January


PAK vs SA Dream11 Prediction: The Pakistan team is coming into this game on the back of 3 wins and are the only team which is undefeated so far in the tournament. They are going to look forward to winning this one too. The Yellow team is coming off a loss and they would be feeling the need to win this one or else they might run the risk of falling too far away in the tournament. They will be expected to do well against the tough opposition however you might expect the Purple team to be a bit too much for them.

PAK vs SA Prediction, Group Match, Pakistan vs South Africa Test Series
Fixture name: Pakistan vs South Africa
Competition: Pakistan vs South Africa Test Series
Date: 26 January 2021
Time: 10:30 AM IST
Ground: National Stadium, Karachi
Brief score of the last result at the venue:
Team Form: PAK (recent last) LLL, SA (recent last)WW
Points Table/Standings in league stage/ICC Rankings: PAK 1, SA 3
Pitch Report: The Karachi Stadium is going to host a test after a very long time. The pitch is going to be difficult to predict but should assist pace bowling in the beginning and with the test going deeper it will assist spin

Live cricket online: NA

PAK vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction, PAK vs SA Playing 11

PAK Team News

Injury update, unavailability

  • They have announced a squad full of fresh players in this team led by the returning Babar Azam who is coming after he missed the tour to New Zealand.

Expected team changes

  • They are expected to play 2 spinners and 2 fast bowlers with Faheem Ashraf and newcomer Nauman Ali coming in to add balance and depth into the batting line up. Rizwan and Fawad Alam will Assist Babar and Azhar in the middle order

PAK Playing 11 (probable)

Abid Ali
Imran Butt
Azhar Ali
Babar Azam
Fawad Alam
Mohammad Rizwan
Faheem Ashraf
Nauman Ali
Hassan Ali
Yasir Shah
Shaheen Afridi

SA Team News

Injury update, unavailability

  • Their Star bowler Kagiso Rabada is back after a layoff against the Lankans. They will feel a lot more confident now that they have him in the squad

Expected team changes

They are a team which is coming off a good victory at home against Lankans and will feel pretty confident coming into this series. They are coming into this series with 2 good spinners in Shamsi and Maharaj and would probably play their tear away quicks in Nortje and Rabada

SA Playing 11 (probable)

Dean Elgar
Aiden Markram
Rassie van der Dussen
Faf du Plessis
Quinton de Kock
Temba Bavuma
Wiaan Mulder
Keshav Maharaj
Anrich Nortje
Kagiso Rabada
Tabraiz Shamsi.

PAK vs SA Today Match Prediction, Who will win today match

Home conditions could tilt the scale in favor of Pakistan. They will be motivated to perform well with a series of this magnitude being played on their home soil after quite a few years. They start as favorites   PAK vs SA Dream11 Today Match Prediction

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PAK vs SA Prediction, Captain & Differential Picks

Captain options

Babar Azam – he is certainly rated among the best in the world and his stats of an average in excess of 45 certainly back that claim. He is definitely going to look at this series as a way to catapult his career into the next gear. Expect big things from him.

Kagiso Rabada – He will enjoy bowing on these surfaces which provide something for the bowlers early on. He has picked up 197 wickets so far in the 43 tests he has played and has an average of 22 which is among the best in the world.

Differential pick

Faf Du Plessis – He is a very experienced batsman and pitches in Pakistan have been historically flat. Expect him to enjoy his stay here and add to his already superb average of 42

PAK vs SA Dream11 Prediction

WK: Rizwan, Kock
Azam, Ali, Dussen, Du Plessis
Ashraf. Mulder
Rauf, Afridi, Rabada

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