England vs South Africa, Match 20
The world is ready to witness yet another big battle of ICC ODI Cricket World Cup Qualifiers 2023. The 20th match of the ODI Cricket World Cup 2023 is scheduled to be played between England and South Africa on Saturday, 21st October 2023 at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. We are posting safe, accurate, and secure today match prediction of ICC ODI World Cup matches.
ENG vs SA Dream11 Team for ICC Men’s ODI World Cup Today’s Match Preview
Welcome to our in-depth analysis of the ENG vs SA Dream11 Team for today’s game in the ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023.
Today, England (ENG) will face off against South Africa (SA) in the 20th match of the ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023, taking place at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
England encountered a formidable spin attack from Afghanistan, leading to their second loss at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi. Afghanistan established a target of 285 runs, and Adil Rashid claimed three wickets for 42. England’s early wickets impeded their chances in the latter part of the match.
Conversely, South Africa had an unexpected setback against the Netherlands. In a rain-affected contest, the Netherlands set a target of 246 runs. South Africa faced difficulties, losing half of their team with only 89 runs on the scoreboard while pursuing the Dutch target, partly due to a remarkable performance from former South African international, Roelf van der Merwe.
England vs South Africa Pitch Report and Expected Weather Conditions:
The Wankhede pitch caters to the strengths of both fast bowlers and spinners. Its proximity to the Arabian Sea provides an advantage to swing bowlers, particularly during the morning session. In limited-overs contests, although the new ball can pose difficulties, the pitch typically becomes more favorable to batsmen as the match progresses.
Anticipated weather conditions: Saturday in Mumbai is poised to be a warm and sunny day. The temperature is projected to reach a peak of 31 degrees Celsius, while the low will be a comfortable 29 degrees. There is no possibility of rain causing any disruptions to the game.
Wankhede Stadium ODI Records
Total matches: 29
Matches won batting first: 14
Matches won bowling first: 15
Average 1st Inns scores: 234
Average 2nd Inns scores: 201
ENG vs SA Toss Prediction in Today Match Prediction
The outcome of every match in the ODI Cricket World Cup 2023 will be significantly influenced by the toss. Predictably, the team winning the toss is expected to choose to bat first, given that the pitch conditions are anticipated to remain consistent throughout both innings.
ENG vs SA Head-to-Head Records
|South Africa Won||33|
ENG vs SA ICC World Cup 2023 Squad:
Gus Atkinson, Moeen Ali, David Willey, Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow, Dawid Malan, Joe Root, Harry Brook, Jos Buttler (c & wk), Liam Livingstone, Sam Curran, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood, Reece Topley.
South Africa Squad
Lizaad Williams, Reeza Hendricks, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, Quinton de Kock (wk), Temba Bavuma (c), Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Marco Jansen, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Gerald Coetzee.
ENG vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction Possible Playing 11‘s
England Playing 11
Jonny Bairstow, Dawid Malan, Joe Root, Harry Brook, Jos Buttler (c & wk), Liam Livingstone, Sam Curran, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood, Reece Topley.
South Africa Playing 11
Quinton de Kock (wk), Temba Bavuma (c), Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Marco Jansen, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Gerald Coetzee.
ENG vs SA Fantasy Tips
- The best team combination for today’s World Cup Match includes 6 players from England and 5 players from South Africa.
- It’s advisable to designate a captain or vice-captain from the batsmen of either team due to the highly conducive batting conditions on the pitch.
ENG vs SA Dream11 Team For Today Match 20:
Wicketkeepers: J Buttler, Q de Kock(VC), H Klassen
Batters: J Root, R van der Dussen, D Malan
All-rounders: A Markram(C), M Jansen
Bowlers: K Rabada, R Topley, M Wood
England vs South Africa win prediction:
The upcoming match is expected to be challenging, given that both teams are entering it on the heels of recent losses. While South Africa has consistently displayed dominant form, England remains a resolute contender. The outcome of this showdown will become evident shortly, but our leaning favors England. The possible return of Ben Stokes has the potential to be a game-changing factor, and considering their versatile squad, England seems to hold the advantage in this contest. It’s important to note that this perspective doesn’t diminish South Africa’s impressive streak in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023.
South Africa has a 52% chance of winning this match
England has a 48% chance of winning this match
We shared the match prediction mentioned above, which is based on our research, understanding, and analysis. While making your prediction, you can take these factors into account, but the ultimate decision rests with you.