SA vs PAK Match Preview
South Africa and Pakistan have played two matches against each other in this T20I series so far and both teams won one game each.
With the series 1-1, a win for either team would help them gain an unassailable lead in the series. The third game is set to be played at the SuperSport Park, Centurion.
While Pakistan beat South Africa by 4 wickets in the first T20I, South Africa, on the other hand, beat Pakistan by 6 wickets one-sidedly in the 2nd T20I.
While Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan and Hasan Ali are the key players for the visitors, George Linde and Aiden Markram will be the crucial players for South Africa.
Tabraiz Shamsi, Heinrich Klaasen and Janeman Malan will be the key players for the South African side while Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman and Mohammad Hafeez will be the crucial players for Pakistan.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and dream11 fantasy team predictions for the 3rd T20I of the Pakistan Tour of South Africa 2021 between South Africa and Pakistan on Wednesday, April 14, 2021.
South Africa vs Pakistan Match Details
- Match: South Africa vs Pakistan, 3rd T20I
- Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2021
- Time: 6:00 PM (IST) / 2:30 PM (Local) / 12:30 PM (GMT)
- Venue: SuperSport Park, Centurion
SA vs PAK: Weather & Pitch Report
The temperature is expected to hover around 24-28 degree Celsius during the match time in SuperSport Park. The weather will be sunny and no rainfall is expected during the course of the game. The wind is also expected to be very light during game time.
The pitch at SuperSport Park in Centurion is generally good for batting. The deck also has good bounce and provides some assistance to the bowlers as well. Expect the team to win the toss to field first despite the fact that the chasing team has lost the last two matches in the series.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score considering the last 5 matches played at SuperSport Park, Centurion is 177 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
- Matches Won: 2
- Matches Lost: 3
- No Result: 0
SA vs PAK: Head-to-Head
Based on the last 5 matches played against each other—
- South Africa Won: 2
- Pakistan Won: 3
- No Result: 0
South Africa & Pakistan Recent Form
South Africa Form
South Africa & Pakistan Squads
South Africa Squad
Heinrich Klaasen (c & wk), Rassie van der Dussen, Andile Phehlukwayo, Sisanda Magala, Lizaad Williams, George Linde, Pite van Biljon, Aiden Markram, Daryn Dupavillon, Kyle Verreynne, Beuran Hendricks, Lutho Sipamla, Tabraiz Shamsi, Migael Pretorius, Wiaan Mulder, Bjorn Fortuin, Janneman Malan, Wihan Lubbe.
Babar Azam (c), Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Nawaz, Shaheen Afridi, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Sharjeel Khan, Zahid Mahmood, Mohammad Rizwan, Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Danish Aziz, Mohammad Hasnain, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Haider Ali, Arshad Iqbal, Usman Qadir, Mohammad Hafeez.
SA vs PAK Predicted Playing XI
Dream11 probable playing XI prediction for the 3rd T20I of Pakistan Tour of South Africa 2021 between South Africa and Pakistan at SuperSport Park, Centurion.
South Africa Predicted Playing XI
Janneman Malan, Aiden Markram, Wihan Lubbe, Heinrich Klaasen (c & wk), Pite van Biljon, George Linde, Migael Pretorius/Sisanda Magala, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, Beuran Hendricks and Lizaad Williams.
Pakistan Predicted Playing XI
Babar Azam (c), Sharjeel Khan, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Mohammad Hafeez, Haider Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Nawaz, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Haris Rauf, Usman Qadir.
SA vs PAK: Top 5 Picks
Based on the last 5 matches played—
- Babar Azam
- Heinrich Klaasen
- Aiden Markram
- Mohammad Rizwan
- Janneman Malan
SA vs PAK Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
- Wicket-Keeper: Heinrich Klaasen, Mohammad Rizwan
- Batsmen: Babar Azam, Aiden Markram, Janneman Malan
- All-Rounders: Mohammad Hafeez, George Linde, Mohammad Nawaz
- Bowlers: Beuran Hendricks, Lizaad Williams, Hasan Ali
- Captain: Aiden Markram
- Vice-Captain: Mohammad Rizwan
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.