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| On Oct 22, 2021 8:03 PM IST

AUS vs SA T20 World Cup 2021: Possible Playing 11 of Australia


AUS Playing 11: The Australia team will clash with the South Africa team in the Match 13 of the T20 World Cup 2021. They are coming into this game after losing their warmups against Indian team.

In their last fixture, the Australian team could not secure a win against the Indian team, and failed to defend the score of 152. The team got off to a bad start, with openers getting dismissed early. While Steve Smith and Glenn Maxwell were impressive to stitch crucial partnerships, and then Stoinis also played well to put up a respectable total on the board. But the bowlers could not do enough for winning the match.

Team News

  • The team had 1 win in 2 warmup matches of the T20 World Cup 2021.
  • All the players are fit and look to start their campaign well.

AUS Playing 11 (likely)

The Australian team will look to forget the loss against India, and focus on giving their 100% effort in the game against South Africa. The openers of the team, Aaron Finch and David Warner need to come out of bad form and give a stable start to the team. While the players like Maxwell, Smith, and Stoinis are in terrific form. The wicket keeping duties will be performed by Matthew Wade.

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The spin bowler Ashton Agar is expected to make a cut in the Playing 11.While the regular bowlers Adam Zampa, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood will look to perform well.

AUS Playing 11 (likely)

1. David Warner
2. Aaron Finch (c)
3. Steven Smith
4. Glenn Maxwell
5. Marcus Stoinis
6. Matthew Wade (wk)
7. Ashton Agar
8. Pat Cummins
9. Adam Zampa
10. Mitchell Starc
11. Josh Hazlewood

Australia Squad

Australia Squad: Aaron Finch (c), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins (vc), Josh Hazlewood, Josh Inglis, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Wade, David Warner, Adam Zampa

Where to Watch AUS vs SA Live T20 World Cup 2021

WATCH AUS vs SA T20 World Cup 2021 Live on Star Sports 1 and Disney+ Hotstar. This will be the Match 1 of the Super 12 stages of the tournament, and is expected to be an exciting encounter between both the teams. The Australia team managed to win 1 warmup, while South Africa are coming after securing victory in both the matches. The Disney+Hotstar plans are up for grabs for the cricket fans who want to watch the Australia vs Netherlands Match 13 of the T20 World Cup 2021. With this fixture, the viewership is expected to increase for the Star Sports network due to the competitive teams.

4 Fantasy picks for Australia vs South Africa from AUS

1. Glenn Maxwell

The middle order batsman was one of the best batters in the Indian Premier League 2021 with 500+ runs. He scored 37 runs in the warmup game against India as well. Maxwell will certainly be the the captain pick for your team.

Name Matches Runs Average
Glenn Maxwell 72 1780 31.78

Know more about Adam Zampa

2. Adam Zampa

The spinner is likely to get help from the surface of United Arab Emirates, and can be picked as one of the picks for your team. He has been impressive with his lengths and has used flighted deliveries as his weapon. He has 52 wickets in 50 T20I matches.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Adam Zampa 50 52 23.42

3. Steve Smith

The experienced campaigner can maintain fine composure and stable mindset in pressure situations. In both the warmup matches, Smith was the top scorer for the team with the score of 35 and 57 respectively, and can be a vice captain pick for your fantasy team.

Name Matches Runs Average
Steve Smith 45 794 27.37

4. Marcus Stoinis

The batting all rounder will be valuable to the team with his flourish in the final overs. In the warmup matches, Stoinis scored 28 and 41 against New Zealand and India respectively.  He can be a fine support to the bowling unit as well with his variations.

Name Matches Runs Average
Marcus Stoinis 28 376 25.06

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