SA vs PAK Match Preview
The hosts of South Africa are in a must-win situation after losing their 1st ODI against Pakistan by 3 wickets on Friday. After South Africa managed the first innings total of 273/6 (50 overs), the visitors just managed to chase the target on the final ball after losing seven wickets.
Now, the Proteas have to win both the remaining matches to win this series as another defeat will end their hope to win this home series, which is also their first ODI series under 2020-23 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League.
During the second ODI, South African players will wear the pink jersey to raise money for breast cancer awareness and treatment.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and dream11 fantasy team predictions for the 2nd ODI of the Pakistan Tour of South Africa 2021 between South Africa and Pakistan on Sunday, April 4, 2021.
South Africa vs Pakistan Match Details
- Match: South Africa vs Pakistan, 2nd ODI
- Date: Sunday, April 4, 2021
- Time: 1:30 PM (IST) / 10:00 AM (Local) / 08:00 AM (GMT)
- Venue: SuperSport Park, Centurion
SA vs PAK: Weather & Pitch Report
As per weather forecast, the sky can be cloudy for most of the part of day time. But there is majorly no chance of raining on Sunday, except less than 10% raining chances from early morning to early afternoon.
The Wanderers is known to support the pacers big time and both the sides have some exceptional bowlers. The pitch is expected to offer swing to the seamers yet again and expect the team winning the toss to opt to bowl thanks to the overcast conditions.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score considering the last 5 matches played at SuperSport Park, Centurion is 221 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
- Matches Won: 5
- Matches Lost: 0
- No Result: 0
SA vs PAK: Head-to-Head
Based on the last 6 matches played against each other—
- South Africa Won: 3
- Pakistan Won: 3
- No Result: 0
South Africa & Pakistan Recent Form
South Africa Form
South Africa & Pakistan Squads
South Africa Squad
Temba Bavuma (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Lutho Sipamla, Kagiso Rabada, Wiaan Mulder, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, JJ Smuts, Anrich Nortje, Heinrich Klaasen, Kyle Verreynne, Sisanda Magala, Lizaad Williams, Lungi Ngidi, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, Junior Dala, Daryn Dupavillon, Janneman Malan, Beuran Hendricks.
Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Haris Rauf, Danish Aziz, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Faheem Ashraf, Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Mohammad Nawaz, Shadab Khan, Abdullah Shafique, Asif Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Hasnain, Usman Qadir, Haider Ali.
SA vs PAK Predicted Playing XI
Dream11 probable playing XI prediction for the 2nd ODI of Pakistan Tour of South Africa 2021 between South Africa and Pakistan at SuperSport Park, Centurion.
South Africa Predicted Playing XI
Kagiso Rabada, David Miller, Tabraiz Shamsi, Anrich Nortje, Aiden Markram, Andile Phehlukwayo, Lungi Ngidi, Temba Bavuma (c), Rassie van der Dussen, Heinrich Klaasen, Quinton de Kock (wk).
Pakistan Predicted Playing XI
Asif Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Babar Azam (c), Danish Aziz, Imam-ul- Haq, Mohammad Hasnain, Fakhar Zaman, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Haris Rauf.
SA vs PAK: Top 5 Picks
Based on the last 5 matches played—
|Babar Azam||140, 152, 96, 26, 37|
|Shaheen Afridi||66, 12, 18, 146, 79|
|Anrich Nortje||108, 54, 54, 55, 41|
|Kagiso Rabada||72, 42, 39, 3.5, 19|
|Mohammad Rizwan||64, 16, 13, 22, 8.5|
SA vs PAK Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
- Wicket-Keeper: Mohammad Rizwan, Heinrich Klaasen, Quinton de Kock
- Batsmen: Babar Azam, Imam-ul-Haq, David Miller
- All-Rounders: Faheem Ashraf, Andile Phehlukwayo
- Bowlers: Shaheen Afridi, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje
- Captain: Babar Azam
- Vice-Captain: Quinton de Kock
SA vs PAK Probable Winner
South Africa 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.