South Africa vs England Dream11 Prediction & Preview: 3rd ODI
South Africa and England will collide in the third and final ODI at The Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg. We will provide SA vs ENG Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing XI, and Preview.
After a confident seven-wicket victory in the first ODI by the hosts, The second ODI got washed out due to rain. However, In the eleven overs of play, South Africa scored 71 runs with the help of promising 35* from Reeza Hendricks. Skipper De Kock and Temba Bavuma failed to build an innings losing their wicket to Joe Root and Chris Jordan, respectively.
In the first ODI, England scored 258 runs with the help of 87-run knock from Joe Denly and forty runs cameo from Chris Woakes. Tabraiz Shamsi was the pick among bowlers for hosts taking three wicket-haul and was supported by other bowlers to restrict England at an average total.
Chasing the target, Skipper Quinton De Kock scored a match-winning century while Temba Bavuma scored 98 runs to chase the target comfortably. Ever-consistent Rassie Van Der Dussen also remained unbeaten at 38* runs. Chris Woakes, Root, and Jordan took one scalp each in the losing cause for their team.
England will be eager to put a good show tomorrow and tie the series, while Proteas will want to give their best effort in the third ODI and win the series 2-0.
SA vs ENG, 3rd ODI Match, England tour of South Africa 2019-20.
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
01:30 PM, 9th February 2020.
Average 1st innings score: 235
Average 2nd innings score: 205
A good batting track can be expected with support to pace bowlers who can also utilize overcast conditions.
There is a high chance of rain to hamper the match proceedings as well.
Matches Played: 61
ENG Won: 27
RSA Won: 30
Quinton de Kock (c & wk), Temba Bavuma, Bjorn Fortuin, Beuran Hendricks, Reeza Hendricks, Sisanda Magala, Janneman Malan, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lutho Sipamla, Jon-Jon Smuts, Rassie van der Dussen, Kyle Verreynne.
Eoin Morgan (c), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Tom Banton (wk), Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Joe Denly, Chris Jordan, Saqib Mahmood, Dawid Malan, Matthew Parkinson, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Chris Woakes.
SA vs ENG Dream11 Team News
- Lungi Ngidi was rested in the last match and can return in the playing XI if completely fit, replacing Bjorn Fortuin.
- No changes are expected in their playing XI from the second ODI, which was abandoned.
Probable Playing XI
Reeza Hendricks, Quinton de Kock (c & wk), Temba Bavuma, Rassie van der Dussen, JJ Smuts, David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo, Beuran Hendricks, Lutho Sipamla, Tabraiz Shamsi, Bjorn Fortuin.
Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Joe Denly, Tom Banton, Sam Curran, Chris Woakes, Tom Curran, Chris Jordan, Matthew Parkinson.
Top picks for SA vs ENG Dream11 Prediction
Quinton De Kock:
Newly elected skipper Quinton De Kock will lead the team from the front and is a brilliant batsman. He scored 107 and 11 runs in two ODI’s and will be a must pick in SA vs ENG Dream11 team.
Rassie Van Der Dussen:
He has performed consistently for South Africa and can play as per the situation of the match. Dussen scored 38* runs in the first ODI and can be a great choice of captaincy in grand leagues.
Bavuma is a technically strong batsman and missed his well-deserved century in the first ODI getting out on 98 runs and will be the key in the middle order.
Reeza is a talented performer and will open the innings. His recent form is good and scored 35* runs in the second ODI in testing conditions against might England pace attack.
Andile is a good all-rounder and can be handy in both the departments. He should be preferred in your fantasy teams.
He is an experienced performer in domestic cricket and can out-perform in both the departments of the game. He took one scalp in the first match.
Spinner Shamsi is a wicket-taking but inconsistent bowler. However, He took three wicket-haul in the first match and will be eager to continue the momentum ahead.
Pacer Ngidi is a wicket-taking pacer but has recently recovered from injury and was not at his best in the first ODI. He will lead the South Africa pace attack in the absence of Rabada. Ngidi can play tomorrow.
He is one of the top batsmen in world cricket but is struggling to find consistent form. He can also bowl a few overs of part-time spin if required, like the last two matches where he took one scalp each.
Flamboyant Opener Roy is in his best form currently and can lay havoc single-handedly. He got a good start in the first match scoring run-a-ball 32 runs and can be tried as captain in mini grand leagues.
He is an attacking opening batsman but is struggling with his form from the last few months. However, He struck a century in the second practice match but failed in all other encounters.
He is a wicket-taking pace bowler and handy lower-order batsmen. His recent form is exceedingly well and will be a must-pick in ENG vs SA Dream11 team.
He is a better player of spin as compared to pace bowling and can fetch you good points if top order collapses.
He scored 85 runs and struck twice in the second practice match and also scored crucial 87 runs knock in the first ODI.
He can be a match-winner with the bat as well as ball and is a reliable performer for England cricket. Sam can extract extra swing from the surface.
He is a consistent and talented all-rounder. Woakes scored 40 runs and took one scalp in the first ODI and can be a smart pick in your fantasy team.
SA vs ENG Dream11 Prediction
Head-to-Head/Small League Dream11 Team:
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Fantasy Cricket Tips:
- In the wicket-keeper, Both Q de Kock and J Bairstow are good.
- In batsmen, Rassie van der-Dussen, Joe Denly, and Eoin Morgan are also good options.
- Andile Phelukwayo and JJ Smuts are also good all-rounders.
- Lungi Ngidi, Chris Jordan, and Adil Rashid are also good bowlers.
- Jonny Bairstow and Jason Roy are also good for C and Vc.
Captain and Vice-Captain
Quinton De Kock, Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Jason Roy, Reeza Hendricks, Rassie van der Dussen, Tom Curran.
For Grand Leagues: Temba Bavuma.
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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.