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| On Sep 12, 2021 7:00 AM IST

SL vs SA Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Pitch Report, Team Details


SL vs SA Dream11 Prediction: The second T20I match between Sri Lanka and South Africa is scheduled to take place on 12 September at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.

SL vs SA Dream 11 Prediction

The visiting South African team emerged victorious in the first T20I match by a comprehensive margin of 28 runs against Sri Lanka. South Africa have now taken a 1-0 lead in the three-match T20I series. Earlier, hosts Sri Lanka won the three-match ODI series with a 2-1 scoreline. The Dasun Shanaka-led team will surely be hoping to make a winning comeback in this match.

SL vs SA Match Details

Fixture Name: 2nd T20I, Sri Lanka vs South Africa

Competition: Sri Lanka vs South Africa T20I

Date: 12 September

Time: 7 PM IST

Team Form Guide:
SL (recent last): L W W L L
SA (recent last): W W W W W

ICC Rankings: SL 9, SA 5

SL vs SA Ground Details

Ground: R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

Pitch Report: The pitch at the R.Premadasa Stadium is expected to offer an evenly poised competitive contest between the bat and ball. It looked a sporting wicket in Colombo during the first T20I and the same will be the case in this game as well. The spinners will get great amount of assistance and things will be favourable for the batsmen as well. However, batting first will be a good option.

SL vs SA Dream 11 Team Prediction

WICKET-KEEPERS: Quinton de Kock, Dinesh Chandimal
BATSMEN: Aiden Markram, Avishka Fernando, Reeza Hendricks, Dasun Shanaka
ALL-ROUNDERS: Wanindu Hasaranga, Dwaine Pretorius
BOWLERS: Tabraiz Shamsi, Anrich Nortje, Dushmantha Chameera

SL vs SA Dream 11 Fantasy Tips 2021

After their impressive win in the first match, South Africa will start as favourites in this second T20I as well. However, Sri Lanka have the ability to bounce back as they are playing in their home conditions. The conditions will be favourable for batting and thus, it will be a great move to pick as many batsmen in your fantasy teams.

SL 2021 Captain (Dasun Shanaka)

Dasun Shanaka Stats in T20Is – 583 runs and 15 wickets in 46 matches.

SA 2021 Captain (Keshav Maharaj)

Keshav Maharaj Stats in T20s – 84 wickets in 105 games at an economy of 6.60.

Man of the Match in SL vs SA

South Africa wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock could be the potential star player of this match due to his amazing numbers in T20I cricket. Quinton de Kock Stats in T20Is – 1641 runs in 55 matches at a strike-rate of 137.32.

SL Top Picks

Wanindu Hasaranga

For Sri Lanka, Wanindu Hasaranga has done phenomenally well in the recent while and also picked up two wickets in the first T20I. He is currently the No.2 ranked bowler in the ICC T20I Rankings. Wanindu Hasaranga Stats in T20Is – 35 wickets and 192 runs in 22 matches.

Dinesh Chandimal

Sri Lanka’s Dinesh Chandimal brought all his experience into play during the last game where he played a brilliant innings of 66 runs off 54 balls. Dinesh Chandimal Stats in T20Is – 934 runs in 58 games.

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SL News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • There are no injury issues in the Sri Lanka team.

Expected Team Changes

  • They are unlikely to make any big time changes
  • Dasun Shanaka will captain the side.
  • Kusal Perera will be the wicket-keeper.
  • Avishka Fernando, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dinesh Chandimal and Dasun Shanaka will be their important batters.
  • Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananjaya and Wanindu Hasaranga will be their crucial bowlers.

SL Playing 11 (likely)
Avishka Fernando
Dinesh Chandimal
Bhanuka Rajapaksa
Dhananjaya de Silva
Dasun Shanaka
Charith Asalanka
Chamika Karunaratne
Wanindu Hasaranga
Dushmantha Chameera
Akila Dananjaya
Maheesh Theekshana

SA Top Picks

Quinton de Kock

South Africa’s Quinton de Kock got a useful start of 36 runs in the first T20I against Sri Lanka and he will be keen to score big in the upcoming second game. Quinton de Kock Stats in T20Is – 1641 runs in 55 matches at a strike-rate of 137.32.

Tabraiz Shamsi

For South Africa, chinaman bowler Tabraiz Shamsi has emerged as a consistent performer with the ball especially in the shortest format of the game. He is the No.1 ranked bowler in the current ICC T20I Rankings. Tabraiz Shamsi Stats in T20Is – 46 wickets in 40 games at an economy of 6.84.

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SA News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • Temba Bavuma has been ruled out of the remaining Sri Lanka tour due to injury.

Expected Team Changes

  • They are likely to retain the winning combination.
  • Keshav Maharaj will be the captain.
  • Quinton de Kock will keep the wickets.
  • Quinton de Kock, Aiden Markram and David Miller will be their key batsmen.
  • Bjorn Fortuin, Kagiso Rabada and Tabraiz Shamsi will be their important bowlers.

SA Playing 11 (likely)
Aiden Markram
Quinton de Kock
Reeza Hendricks
Heinrich Klaasen
David Miller
Dwaine Pretorius
Keshav Maharaj
Bjorn Fortuin
Kagiso Rabada
Tabraiz Shamsi
Anrich Nortje

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Watch SL vs SA Live Score And Streaming

Watch Sri Lanka vs South Africa T20I Live score and streaming on the Sony Sports Network and Sony LIV app.

List of Channels to watch SL vs SA Match

The Sri Lanka vs South Africa series will be broadcasted on Sony SIX.

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Kuljyot Singh

A cricket maniac who lives his life like a T20 match, time is short so make the most of it. Always thriving to learn more about cricket writing and obviously being an Indian, a big cricket expert.