JOZ vs TST Dream11 Team Prediction and Preview: 16th Match, Mzansi Super League 2019
Jozi Stars will take on Tshwane Spartans in the sixteenth encounter of Mzansi Super League 2019 at New Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg. We will cover JOZ vs TST Dream11 Team Prediction, match preview and probable playing XI.
Jozi Stars are on the bottom end of the points table with five losses and are yet to register their first victory this season. In the last match, They lost to Paarl Rocks by 4 wickets.
Batting first, Stars could only reach a total of 129 runs with the help of a 40-run knock from Reeza Hendricks. Dussen and Christian also made handy contributions of 30* and 23* runs. In defence, Pace duo of Olivier and Rabada took five scalps among them with former taking three wicket-haul but was not enough to prevent Rocks from a comfortable victory. They will hope to open their account tomorrow defeating Spartans.
Tshwane Spartans have been heavily impacted by rain gods with three of their matches being washed out and have one victory to their name in the only completed encounter.
In their last match, they scored 141 runs in 15 overs with the help of another excellent performance from openers with Elgar scoring 57* and Theunis De Bruyn scoring 40 runs. And In addition to them, Skipper Klassen also scored a late cameo of 23 runs. In defence, Lungi Ngidi struck twice in the first over while Morkel also got a wicket on his first ball but ultimately rained interrupted and thus the match was abandoned. They will hope to put similar unison effort against Jozi Stars and get crucial two points.
JOZ vs TST 16th Match, Mzansi Super League 2019.
New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg.
05:30 PM, 24th November 2019.
Average 1st innings score: 164
Average 2nd innings score: 151
Pitch is expected to be highly batting friendly. However, Batsmen need to play sensibly at the start and can go for big-hitting later in the innings.
Pacers are likely to be an advantage over spinners and can extract extra bounce and pace from the track.
In the opening encounter of Mzansi Super League’19 here, more than 400 runs were scored in total while in the second match at this venue Jozi Stars collapsed miserably at 108 runs which were later chased quickly in 9 overs on the loss of just one wicket.
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.
Heinrich Klaasen(c), AB de Villiers, Tom Curran, Morne Morkel, Lungi Ngidi, Theunis de Bruyn, Roelof van der Merwe, Lutho Sipamla, Pite van Biljon, Tony de Zorzi, Waqar Salamkheil, Dean Elgar, Wiaan Mulder, Vaughn van Jaarsveld, Corbin Bosch, Donavon Ferreira.
JOZ vs TST Dream11 Team News
- They can play with extra batsmen like the last match or can add another bowler Dane Paterson or Nono Pongolo in place of Qeshile.
- They are likely to go with the same playing XI.
Probable Playing XI
Ryan Rickelton, Reeza Hendricks, Chris Gayle, Rassie van der Dussen, Temba Bavuma(c), Sinethemba Qeshile(w), Daniel Christian, Simon Harmer, Kagiso Rabada, Aaron Phangiso, Duanne Olivier.
Theunis de Bruyn, Dean Elgar, AB de Villiers, Heinrich Klaasen (C & WK), Petrus van Biljon, Wiaan Mulder, Roelof van der Merwe, Tom Curran, Morne Morkel, Lungi Ngidi, Lutho Sipamla.
Top picks for JOZ vs TST Dream11 Prediction
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 five 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* runs in the last match after failing in previous games.
Temba Bavuma: He is third on the list of top scorers with 160 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 the last match.
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. He struck twice in the last encounter against Paarl Rocks.
Chris Gayle: Universal Boss Gayle has many records to his name but has been unable to defy his age and is not performing well in recent times. He is yet to make a mark in Mzansi Super League.
Duanne Olivier: He is a lethal pacer and can take a plethora of wickets on his day. He took three wicket-haul in the last match.
AB de Villiers: World’s best T20I batsmen ABD will bat at one down and can destroy any bowling line-up on his day. He scored attacking 19 runs in the first match but failed in the last game.
Dean Elgar: Opener Elgar is in good form recently and scored brilliant knocks of 88* runs and 57* runs in the last two matches and will be a must-pick in your fantasy team.
Theunis De Bruyn: He is a talented player and scored a good knock of 42 and 40 runs in the last two matches.
Roelof van der Merwe: Merwe is an attacking batsman and wicket-taking spin bowler. He took one scalp in the last match he bowled.
Tom Curran: Pace all-rounder Curran is in good form with the ball as well as bat and will be the best choice for captaincy in grand leagues. He has failed to perform with the ball till now in limited chances.
Heinrich Klaasen: Skipper is a good player of spin and can play attacking knocks. He scored 31* and 23 runs in the last two matches.
Morne Morkel: Veteran pacer Morkel has a good pace and bounce and can lay havoc on his day. He took three scalps in the last two encounters.
Lungi Ngidi: Talented young pacer Ngidi has performed well for the nation, but his recent form after an injury has not been good. However, He struck twice in his only over in the last match.
JOZ vs TST Dream11 Prediction
Head-to-Head/Small League Dream11 Team:
Wicket-keepers – Ryan Rickelton
Batsmen – Theunis De Bruyn, Dean Elgar (C), AB de Villiers, Reeza Hendricks (Vc)
All-rounders – Daniel Christian
Bowlers – Morne Morkel, Lungi Ngidi, Tom Curran, Kagiso Rabada, Duanne Oliver
Captain and Vc Choices:
AB de Villiers, Dean Elgar, Theunis De Bruyn, D Christian, Reeza Hendricks, K Rabada, L Ngidi, Chris Gayle.
We will update the final Fantasy Team on Telegram Channel.
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.