Match Preview: (By- Anuj)
Eng Vs Rsa:
Welcome to today’s match prediction & preview of 2nd T20I match, which will be played between England vs South Africa (Eng Vs RSA) in the Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on 28th July. England is leading by 1-0 margin in T20 Series. The two teams last met each other yesterday, where England won by 41 runs.
If we will look on previous match then RSA won the toss and opt to bowl. England smashed 234 big total in front of South Africa with the help of Malan, Moeen & Bairstow. Bairstow made highest 90 run for England in just 53 balls. Lungi Ngidi taken highest 5 wickets for Africa side.
On the other side, South Africa chasing the big total, they never looked in good position. Reece Topley just lost 2 wickets in 2nd over and swept Africa away from victory. Africa rising star Tristan Stubbs made highest 72 runs in just 28 balls, but it was not sufficient to chase big total. Richard Gleeson taken highest 3 wickets for England side.
In today’s match, England will look to capture the T20 series. On the other side South Africa will try to win and level the series.
England: Jason Roy, Jos Buttler(w/c), Dawid Malan, Jonny Bairstow, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, David Willey, Chris Jordan, Reece Topley, Richard Gleeson and Adil Rashid
South Africa: Quinton de Kock(wk), Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller (c), Dwaine Pretorius, Keshav Maharaj, Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada,Lungi Ngidi and Tabraiz Shamsi.
Total Match Played: 23
South Africa: 10
No Result: 1
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 19.8°C and humidity will be 45%. The speed of the wind will be around 5 km/h and the sky will be mostly cloudy. 25% chances of rain.
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff pitch here was batting friendly, we can expect a high scoring game as the bowl will come nicely on bat and it might swing in powerplay.
Match Time: 11:00 PM (IST)
Live Streaming: Sony six /Sony liv app
England will win 🏴
Disclaimer: This prediction is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While making your prediction, consider the points mentioned, and make your own decision.