SA vs PAK Match Preview
The fourth and final T20I between South Africa and Pakistan will be played at the SuperSport in Centurion on Friday. South Africa must win this match to level the series, as if they fail, they will lose another home series against Pakistan. Aiden Markram has been in brilliant form with the bat and has scored 3 half-centuries in this series.
Pakistan chased down a massive target set by South Africa in the previous game, thanks to Babar Azam’s sublime ton. With Mohammad Rizwan and Fakhar Zaman in brilliant form as well, Pakistan will be looking to win this series as well. However, their bowling attack will need to fare better, with Shaheen Afridi being one to watch out for.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and dream11 fantasy team predictions for the 4th T20I of the Pakistan Tour of South Africa 2021 between South Africa and Pakistan on Friday, April 16, 2021.
South Africa vs Pakistan Match Details
- Match: South Africa vs Pakistan, 4th T20I
- Date: Friday, April 16, 2021
- Time: 6:00 PM (IST) / 2:30 PM (Local) / 12:30 PM (GMT)
- Venue: SuperSport Park, Centurion
SA vs PAK: Weather & Pitch Report
There will be a significant cloud cover during the match. However, fortunately for the two participating teams, there are no chances of rain interrupting the contest between bat and bowl. The temperatures are likely to hover around 28 degrees during the game.
The wicket at Centurion is expected to provide ample assistance to the faster bowlers. The batsmen will struggle to score runs at a frantic pace on the surface. The wicket is expected to get better as the game progresses, and hence, the captain winning the toss could look to bowl first. The average score batting first at the SuperSport Park is 178 in T20Is and anything above 180 could be considered as a winning total in the upcoming encounter.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score considering the last 5 matches played at SuperSport Park, Centurion is 192 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- No Result: 0
SA vs PAK: Head-to-Head
Based on the last 5 matches played against each other—
- South Africa Won: 1
- Pakistan Won: 4
- No Result: 0
South Africa & Pakistan Recent Form
South Africa Form
South Africa & Pakistan Squads
South Africa Squad
Heinrich Klaasen (c & wk), Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, Sisanda Magala, Andile Phehlukwayo, Migael Pretorius, Wiaan Mulder, Lizaad Williams, George Linde, Wihan Lubbe, Daryn Dupavillon, Lutho Sipamla, Kyle Verreynne, Beuran Hendricks, Pite van Biljon, Janneman Malan, Tabraiz Shamsi, Bjorn Fortuin.
Babar Azam (c), Usman Qadir, Sharjeel Khan, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Hasnain, Asif Ali, Zahid Mahmood, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Arshad Iqbal, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Hafeez, Danish Aziz, Faheem Ashraf, Fakhar Zaman, Shaheen Afridi, Haider Ali, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim Jr.
SA vs PAK Predicted Playing XI
Dream11 probable playing XI prediction for the 4th 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, George Linde, Rassie van der Dussen, Heinrich Klaasen (c & wk), Pite Van Biljon, Andile Phehlukwayo, Sisanda Magala, Beuran Hendricks, Lizaad Williams, Tabraiz Shamsi.
Pakistan Predicted Playing XI
Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Babar Azam (c), Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, Haider Ali, Asif Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf.
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, Fakhar Zaman, Janneman Malan
- All-Rounders: George Linde, Mohammad Nawaz
- Bowlers: Haris Rauf, 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.