IND vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction World Cup 2019: Preview | Steyn and Ngidi ruled out

IND vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction 8th ODI World Cup 2019: Preview | Steyn, and Ngidi ruled out

India and South Africa will be played 8th matches of World Cup 2019 at The Rose Bowl in Southampton. We will provide IND vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview and Probable Playing XI for the match.


Team India will finally begin their world cup campaign tomorrow after seven encounters and will be eager to get a good start in their opening match against damaged South African side. Moreover, India will be better suited to the conditions of Southampton after ample practice here in the last few days. With a fully-fit squad available for selection unlike opponent, India will be determined to get some early momentum heading in the tournament.

Previous Encounter

India won their last warm-up game against Bangladesh by 95 runs. Batting first, Lokesh Rahul and MS Dhoni scored brilliant centuries of 108 and 113 runs respectively to take the team to a good total of 359. With the ball, Spin twins Kuldeep and Chahal took three scalps each while Bumrah took two wickets to restrict Bangladesh at 264. India will hope to ease off their nerves in their opening encounter defeating South Africa.

South Africa:

On the other hand, Once the favourites for trophy South Africa have lost their first two matches with the recent coming against Bangladesh Team. They have also been heavily struck by injury woes with Dale Steyn ruled out of entire World Cup’19. In addition, Lungi Ngidi and Hashim Amla also have injury concerns with the former out for ten days while Amla is expected to be fit for tomorrow. Team South Africa will have to overcome injury concerns and also forget their past results to give a tough challenge to the mighty Indian team.

Previous Encounter

South Africa suffered upset from the hands of the Bangladesh team and lost the encounter by 21 runs. Bowling first, Lethal pace attack of South Africa failed to restrict confident Bangladesh team resulting in a target of 330. Phehlukwayo, Morris, and Tahir took two scalps each for the team. In the chase, All players got starts but none could convert into a match-winning knock. Faf Du Plessis top-scored with his 62 run knocks while Markram, Miller, and Duminy also batted well in losing cause for their team.
South Africa will have to trust their skills and talent available in the limited squad and make a strong comeback against India to stay alive in World Cup’19.

A good contest can be expected between both teams.

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When and Where:

IND vs SA, 8th Match, ICC World Cup 2019.
The Rose Bowl, Southampton.
03:00 PM, 5th June 2019.

Venue Stats:

Average 1st innings score: 262
Average 2nd innings score: 213

Pitch will provide assistance to pacers in initial overs and then support batsmen.


Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Vijay Shankar, MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami.

Faf du Plessis (c), David Miller, Aiden Markram, Hashim Amla, Rassie van der Dussen, Jean-Paul Duminy, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Chris Morris, Quinton de Kock (WK), Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Imran Tahir, Beuran Hendricks, Tabraiz Shamsi.

Team News:


Kedar Jadhav is fit to play.

Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan will open the innings. Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, and MS Dhoni will follow them.

Hardik Pandya and Kedar Jadhav will play the role of an allrounder.

Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami/Bhuvneshwar Kumar will lead the pace attack along with Hardik Pandya while Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja/Yuzvendra Chahal will handle the spin attack.

South Africa:

Dale Steyn is injured and ruled out of World Cup’19 while Lungi Ngidi is also out due to injury.

Beuran Hendricks is added to the squad as a replacement for Dale Steyn. will only arrive on the morning of the match, so he is likely to not play, So Dwaine Pretorius can play tomorrow.

Hashim Amla has recovered well and will return in the playing XI on the expense of Aiden David Miller or Markram.

Quinton De Kock and Hashim Amla will open the innings. Faf du Plessis, Rassie van der Dussen and JP Duminy will follow them.

A Phehlukwayo and Chris Morris will play the role of an allrounder. JP Duminy can also bowl a few overs of spin.

Kagiso Rabada will spearhead the pace attack along with C Morris and A Phehlukwayo. Imran Tahir will handle the spin attack along with JP Duminy.

Probable Playing XI:

Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (c), KL Rahul, MS Dhoni (wk), Hardik Pandya, Kedar Jadhav, R Jadeja/Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Shami/Bhuvneshwar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah.

Hashim Amla, Q De Kock (wk), Faf du Plessis (c), Aiden Markram/D Miller, Rassie van der Dussen, JP Duminy, Andile Phehlukwayo, C Morris, D Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Imran Tahir.

IND vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction:

Wicket-keeper: Q de Kock is a good option to pick for small leagues. MS Dhoni is also good but His batting order is down.

Batsmen’s: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, H Amla, Faf du Plessis, S Dhawan and R van der Dusssen are good picks for small contests.

A Markram and KL Rahul are good for Grand Leagues.

All-rounders: H Pandya, C Morris, JP Duminy and A Phehlukwayo are good to pick for small leagues.

Kedar Jadhav is good for Grand Leagues.

Bowlers: J Bumrah, K Rabada, Imran Tahir, Kuldeep Yadav and M Shami or Bbuvneshwar are good.

Team updated.

Q de Kock(wk) (Vc)
Rohit Sharma
Virat Kohli (C)
KL Rahul
H Amla
R Van der Dussen
C Morris
A Phehlukwayo
Bhuvneshwar Kumar
J Bumrah
K Rabada

Captain and Vc Choices: Virat Kohli, Q De Kock, Rohit Sharma, Hashim Amla, Faf Du Plessis, J Bumrah, K Rabada, H Pandya.

SA vs IND Key Players:

Virat Kohli
Rohit Sharma
S Dhawan
MS Dhoni
Hardik Pandya
J Bumrah
M Shami
K Yadav

South Africa:
Faf du Plessis
Q De Kock
Hashim Amla
K Rabada
Imran Tahir
R Van Der Dussen
A Phehlukwayo

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