South Africa will be facing Sri Lanka for the 25th match of the ICC men’s T20 World Cup 2021. Both the teams are desperate for points as they will be looking to qualify for the knockout stages of the competition. Currently, both South Africa and Sri Lanka are sitting in the middle of the table with one win. This match will be very crucial for both the teams as they will be looking to bag some points for going up on the table.
South Africa will be locking horns with Sri Lanka for the 25th match of the ICC men’s T20 World Cup 2021. This match will be played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, United Arab Emirates. Currently, South Africa is sitting in the third position after winning against the defending champions West Indies. South Africa has played two matches in which they have suffered one loss against the Australian side. On the other hand, Sri Lanka is just below South Africa after getting beaten by Australia. Both the teams will be looking to win this match and get one step closer to qualifying in the next round.
Match number 25 of the T20 World Cup will be played between South Africa and Sri Lanka. South Africa and Sri Lanka both the teams will be playing their third match of super 12 group stages. This match will be played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Both the teams will be focusing on winning this match. 45 matches will be played in total for T20 World Cup. The last match of the Competition will be played on 14th November. All the teams will be giving their all to win this match.
Fixture Name: Match 25, South Africa vs Sri Lanka
Competition: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021
Date: 30 October, Saturday
Time: 3:30 pm
Match number 25 of this tournament between South Africa and Sri Lanka will be played at Sharjah Cricket Ground. This pitch is going to support the bowling department of the team as the last match between Pakistan and New Zealand was not a very high scoring match. The average score in the first innings of the match on this ground is 142 and 128 in the second innings. Due is going to play a very important factor on this ground. The toss winning captain should go for bowling as due will play a very important factor.
It will be recommended to pick more South African players in your dream 11 teams as they are well experienced and good players as compared to their opponents. as the pitch is going to favour the bowling department it would be recommended to pick more bowlers and allrounders. The player picks such as Rabada and Nortje can be very influential picks for your team.
Wicketkeeper: Kusal Perera
Batsmen: Van Der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Charith Asalanka, Reeza Hendricks
Allrounders: Wanindu Hasaranga, Dasun Shanaka, Dwaine Pretorius
Bowlers: Kagiso Rabada, Maheesh Theekshana, Anrich Nortje
South Africa will be the favourite of winning this match against Sri Lanka. They have a well balanced and strong team as compared to their opponents. South Africa will be fully focused and confident after beating West Indies. They will be looking to carry on their winning momentum to win this match against the Sri Lankan side. Sri Lanka on the other hand will be trying to keep their heads up after losing to the Australian side by 7 wickets and 18 balls. This match can be very exciting as both the teams will be looking to qualify for the next round of the tournament.
South Africa will be coming on the pitch as the favourites of winning this match but they have to be careful and focused to win this match. They will be giving their hundred per cent to win this match. Van der Dussen, Bavuma, Reeza Hendricks and David Miller will be looking to lead the batting attack. Kagiso Rabada, Nortje, and Shamsi will be leading the bowling attack.
South African skipper played an extraordinary knock against West Indies. He has been brilliant this season with his bat as he scored 43 runs against the west indies and he scored a century against Pakistan in warm-up stages. He will be looking to continue this form and will try to bag one more win for his team in this tournament.
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Aiden Markram has been great with his batting. He scored a half-century and provided a good finish to his team against the West Indies team. Markram has scored 1661 runs in this format in 67 matches. This time also he will be looking to score runs for his team and put a high score on the board.
SA Playing 11 (Likely)
Van Der Dussen
Sri Lanka will be considered will as the Underdogs in this match. They will be looking to keep their heads up after losing against the Aussies. Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Perera, Asalanka, Avishka Fernando, and Bhanuka Rajapaksa. Wanindu Hasaranga, Lahiru Kumara, and Chamika Karunaratne will be handling the responsibility of the bowling department.
Sri Lankan skipper played a very crucial and explosive knock for his team in his last match against the Australian side where he scored 33 runs in 26 balls with the strike rate of 126. Rajapaksa has been the main man for Sri Lanka who has been consistent for his team in the middle order. He has scored 1707 runs in this T20 format in 92 matches.
The left-handed opening batsmen was very good with his bat as he scored 35 runs in 25 balls with a strike rate of 140. Kusal has always been very valuable for his team as he has scored 1496 runs in 57matches in the T20 international format. This time also he will be looking to provide the same support to his team by putting a good score on the scoreboard.
SL Playing 11 (likely)
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