Australia lost their last T20I series against Bangladesh in Bangladesh by 4-1. Australia, are coming into this match after playing two warm-up games, where they beat England by 3 wickets in the first warm-up while getting defeated by India by 8 wickets in the second warm-up match.
Australia is currently placed at the seventh spot on the ICC Men’s T20I rankings whereas South Africa is placed at the fifth spot on the points table.
South Africa, on the other hand, won their last T20I series against Sri Lanka. South Africa is also coming into this match on the back off two warm-up matches where they beat Afghanistan by 41 runs in the first warm-up game and Pakistan by 6 wickets in the second warm-up match.
Talking about their head to head record, the two teams have played 21 matches against each other so far in this format where Australia emerged victorious on 13 occasions while South Africa won 8 games.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats, updates and dream11 predictions of perfect fantasy team for Match 13 of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 between Australia & South Africa.
- Match: Australia vs South Africa, Match 13
- Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021
- Time: 3:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi
It’s a good competitive wicket that has got everything in it. The pacers can extract more bounce, whereas the spinners are getting a turn as well. It’s a 165-175 kind of a wicket, and whoever wins the toss should bat first.
AUS vs SA Probable Playing XI
Australia Playing XI
Aaron Finch (C), Matthew Wade (WK), Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Marsh, Steve Smith, Marcus Stoinis, David Warner, Adam Zampa, Glenn Maxwell.
South Africa Playing XI
Temba Bavuma (C), Aiden Markram, Keshav Maharaj, David Miller, Heinrich Klaasen, Anrich Nortje, Dwaine Pretorius/Lungi Ngidi, Rassie van der Dussen, Quinton de Kock, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 144 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- No Result/Abandoned: 0
Australia & South Africa Last 5 Matches Stats
AUS vs SA Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Glenn Maxwell||1780 Runs & 31 Wickets|
|Steve Smith||794 Runs & 17 Wickets|
|Quinton de Kock||1758 Runs|
|Mitchell Marsh||700 Runs & 15 Wickets|
|Rassie van der Dussen||756 Runs|
AUS vs SA Captaincy Picks
- Quinton de Kock
- Rassie van der Dussen
- Mitchell Marsh
AUS vs SA Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Quinton de Kock
- Batsmen: David Warner, Steve Smith, Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram
- All-Rounders: Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell
- Bowlers: Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Anrich Nortje, Tabraiz Shamsi
- Captain: Quinton de Kock
- Vice-Captain: Mitchell Marsh
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Quinton de Kock
- Batsmen: Steve Smith, Temba Bavuma, Rassie van der Dussen, Aaron Finch
- All-Rounders: Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis
- Bowlers: Pat Cummins, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje
- Captain: Rassie van der Dussen
- Vice-Captain: Steve Smith
Probable Winner Of The Match
Australia is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.