SA vs WI; This will be the second game at this venue for South Africa in this World Cup, they faced India in their third match at this very venue. Both teams are coming into this encounter on the back of a loss in their respective previous matches.
Windies were unfortunate to lose against Australia in their previous match by 15 runs, whereas, the Proteas loss against India in their previous match was their third loss in a row in this World Cup
South Africa vs Windies Team News
- South Africa have been struck with yet another injury blow. Middle-order batsmen Rassie van der Dusen has sustained a groin injury which could make him sit out of this match.
- Aiden Markram is expected o replace him in the playing eleven.
- Going by the conditions, Tabraiz Shamsi can be left-out and another seamer in Dwaine Pretorius can get a go here.
- Windies pace attack has been intimidating so far, to add more spice in their pace department, they can bring in Kemar Roach for Ashley Nurse.
South Africa vs Windies Playing11
Windies: Evin Lewis, Christopher Henry Gayle, Shai Hope, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Nicholas Pooran, Carlos Brathwaite, Andre Russell, Oshane Thomas, Ashley Nurse/Kemar Roach, Sheldon Cottrell.
South Africa: Quinton de Kock, Hashim Amla, Aiden Markram/Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, Faf du Plessis, JP Duminy, Andile Phehlukwayo, Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, Imran Tahir, Tabraiz Shamsi/Dwaine Pretorius/Beuran Hendricks.
South Africa vs Windies Squads
Windies: Jason Holder (c), Shai Hope, Andre Russell, Evin Lewis, Ashley Nurse, Nicholas Pooran, Kemar Roach, Shimron Hetmyer, Darren Bravo, Shannon Gabriel, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas, Chris Gayle, Carlos Brathwaite, Fabian Allen.
South Africa: Faf du Plessis (c), Lungi Ngidi, JP Duminy, Hashim Amla, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Tabraiz Shamsi, Imran Tahir, Dwaine Pretorius, Quinton de Kock (wk), Andile Phehlukwayo, Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, Rassie van der Dussen, Beuran Hendricks.