JOZ vs PR Dream11 Team Prediction and Preview: 21st T20, MSL 2019
Welcome to our JOZ vs PR Dream11 Team Prediction, Match Preview and Probable Playing XI. Jozi Stars will take on Paarl Rocks in the twenty-first encounter of Mzansi Super League 2019 at New Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.
Reigning champions Jozi Stars have been awful this season losing all the six encounters and are virtually knocked out of the season. However, With four more matches left, they will hope to put a good show for the fans.
In the last match, They lost to Tshwane Spartans by 20 runs. Bowling first, Phangiso and Christian struck twice and were supported by other bowlers to restrict Spartans at 155. Chasing the target, Universal Boss Gayle played attacking knock of 54 runs from 27 balls while Bavuma and Dussen also made significant contributions of 35 and 20 runs but were ultimately left behind by 20 runs. A spirited performance will be expected from all players tomorrow against Paarl Rocks.
Paarl Rocks are third on the points table with four wins and two losses. They lost their last match against Tshwane Spartans by a margin of 8 wickets.
Batting first, Rocks failed to reach a good total and collapsed on just 126 runs. Cameron Delport was the top scorer for his quick 12-ball 25. In defence, Fortuin bowled good spell but was not enough to defend the low target. They will hope to bounce back tomorrow and give a tough challenge to Jozi Stars.
JOZ vs PR, 21st Match, Mzansi Super League 2019.
New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg.
01:30 PM, 1st December 2019.
Average 1st innings score: 214
Average 2nd innings score: 151
Pitch is expected to be batting friendly. However, Batsmen need to play sensibly in the start and can go for big-hitting later in the innings.
Batting first can be preferred as chasing can become difficult later on, and the first total above 170 is likely to be scored in the first innings.
Temba Bavuma (C), Reeza Hendricks, Chris Gayle, Rassie van der Dussen, Kagiso Rabada, Daniel Christian, Simon Harmer, Ryan Rickelton, Sinethemba Qeshile, Aaron Phangiso, Duanne Olivier, Delano Potgieter, Dane Paterson, Nono Pongolo, Lizaad Williams.
Faf du Plessis (C), Henry Davids, James Vince, JP Duminy, Dwaine Pretorius, Isuru Udana, Cameron Delport, Kerwin Mungroo, Ferisco Adams, Kyle Verreynne, Mangaliso Mosehle, Tabraiz Shamsi, Hardus Viljoen, Bjorn Fortuin, Sibonelo Makhanya, Thando Ntini.
JOZ vs PR Dream11 Team News
- Chris Gayle has left the squad and will not play further in the season. Ryan Rickelton is likely to take his place.
- Place of Jacques Snyman is risky, and Simon Harmer can replace him in the playing XI.
Dwaine Pretorius and Kyle Verreynne should slot back in the XI if fit replacing Sibonelo Makhanya and Mangaliso Moshele.
Probable Playing XI
Ryan Rickelton, Reeza Hendricks, Temba Bavuma(c), Rassie van der Dussen, Sinethemba Qeshile(w), Daniel Christian, Simon Harmer/Jacques Snyman, Kagiso Rabada, Aaron Phangiso, Duanne Olivier, Lizaad Williams.
Henry Davids, Cameron Delport, Faf du Plessis(c), James Vince, Dwaine Pretorius/S Makhanya, Mangaliso Mosehle/Kyle Verreynne(w), Isuru Udana, Ferisco Adams, Hardus Viljoen, Bjorn Fortuin, Tabraiz Shamsi.
Top picks for JOZ vs PR Dream11 Team
Reeza Hendricks: He is an attacking opener and can also bowl a few overs of medium pace. He has scored 201 runs till now in six encounters with the help of knocks of 80, 62 and 40 runs.
Rassie Van Der Dussen: Dussen has cemented his place in the national side with consistent performances. He scored 30* and 20 runs in the last two matches and is yet to put a good show.
Temba Bavuma: He is third on the list of top scorers with 195 runs till now and is performing well as per the situation of the match.
Daniel Christian: Pace all-rounder Christian has made a name for himself throughout the world in various T20 leagues with an all-round performance from the bat as well as the ball. He scored attacking 23* runs in second last match while struck twice in the previous game.
Kagiso Rabada: He was one of the top wicket-takers in IPL’19 but has lost his form after injury and is not performing as per his talent.
Duanne Olivier: He is a lethal pacer and can take a plethora of wickets on his day. He took three wicket-haul in second last match.
Faf Du Plessis: Faf is one of the best South-African batsmen and is eager to put a strong performance in T20I format He is failing to convert his start into a big knock in every match.
James Vince: English batsmen Vince is in good form recently and scored 86*, 43, 23 and 37 runs in four out of five matches he played and will be a good pick in JOZ vs PR Dream11 team.
Cameron Delport: He is an attacking batsman and will be eager to play a big knock in upcoming matches after failing till now. He looked in good touch in his short stay at the crease in last two games scoring 18 and 25 runs.
Henry Davids: Veteran Opener Davids has the talent to play a big knock and scored 38,30, 46, 23 and 14 runs in five encounters.
Hardus Viljoen: He is a wicket-taking pacer and can also contribute with bat whenever needed. He struck twice in the two matches.
Isuru Udana: Sri Lankan pacer Isuru Udana has plenty of variations with the ball and can also play attacking cameos. He took four scalps in the last three matches.
Tabraiz Shamsi: He is a useful spinner and took nine scalps till now in six encounters.
Bjorn Fortuin: Spin all-rounder Fortuin mostly bowls in the powerplay and is a consistent performer. He has taken eight scalps till now in six matches.
Dwaine Pretorius: He is a good pace bowler and handy batsman. He scored 34, 37 and 29 runs and took one scalp each in three matches. If fit, He should play tomorrow.
JOZ vs PR Dream11 Team Prediction
Head-to-Head/Small League Dream11 Team:
Wicker-Keepers: R Rickelton
Batsmen: R Hendricks, J Vince, T Bavuma, H Davids, F du Plessis
All-Rounders: D Christian, F Adams
Bowlers: T Shamsi, H Viljoen, K Rabada
You can pick B Fortuin in place of T Shamsi.
Captain and Vc Choices
Reeza Hendricks, Faf Du Plessis, D Christian, Temba Bavuma, Henry Davids, Cameron Delport, R Van Der Dussen, K Rabada, B Fortuin.
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Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.