Welcome to SA vs ENG Dream11 Prediction for Today’s Match Fantasy Cricket Tips. South Africa (SA) will take on England (ENG) in the 1st ODI of the England tour of South Africa at Mangaung Oval in Bloemfontein on Friday. Check out our top fantasy picks, player availability news, pitch report, and predicted playing XIs & more.
England will play their first ODI against South Africa today. After proving his fitness with some impressive performances thus far in the SA20, Jofra Archer will likely make his first appearance for England since a T20I against India in March 2021. South Africa is returning to white-ball cricket after their disappointing performances in the T20 World Cup 2022. They also lost the three-match away Test series against Australia.
SA vs ENG Match Information
|Match||SA vs ENG, South Africa tour of England, 1st ODI|
|Date||27 JAN 2023|
|Time||6:30 PM IST|
The weather is likely to be Cloudy and there is almost zero chance of rain according to the forecast. The temperature will be around 26 degrees Celsius which is good for a cricket game.
Team Update/Players Availability News
- Jofra Archer returns to the squad.
- Magala is yet another player who is in the squad for the series.
SA Full squad
Temba Bavuma (c), Quinton de Kock, Heinrich Klaasen, Rassie van der Dussen, Keshav Maharaj, Reeza Hendricks, Marco Jansen, Sisanda Magala, Janneman Malan, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Wayne Parnell, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi.
ENG Full squad
Jos Buttler (c), Moeen Ali, Jofra Archer, Harry Brook, Sam Curran, Ben Duckett, Dawid Malan. Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, Phil Salt, Olly Stone, Reece Topley, David Willey, Chris Woakes.
SA Predicted Playing 11
Temba Bavuma (c), Quinton de Kock, Rassie van der Dussen, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Wayne Parnell, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi.
ENG Predicted Playing 11
Jos Buttler (c), Moeen Ali, Jofra Archer, Harry Brook, Sam Curran, Ben Duckett, Dawid Malan. Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, David Willey, Chris Woakes.
Top Fantasy Picks for SA vs ENG
Best choice for Batsmen: Temba Bavuma, Rassie van der Dussen
Best choice for Bowlers: Tabraiz Shamsi, Adil Rashid, Kagiso Magala
Best choice for All-rounders: Moeen Ali
Best choice for Wicket-keeper: Jos Buttler
SA vs ENG Dream11 Match Prediction Choices For Captain And Vice-Captain
Jos Buttler- captain
Jos Buttler is expected to lead the batting attack from the front here. He has scored 241 runs in his last nine one-day games and is expected to add more today.
Quinton de Kock- captain
Quinton de Kock averages close to 47 in the tournament. He has scored 373 runs in his last nine matches at a strike rate just over 104.
Kagiso Rabada- vice captain
Kagiso Rabada will lead the bowling attack here. He has picked up nine wickets in his last five matches.
Head-to-Head Dream11 Team Prediction SA vs ENG
Grand League Dream11 Team Prediction SA vs ENG
Who Will Win Today’s match Between SA vs ENG?
South Africa to win
South Africa will begin this game as a favourite once again. However, this match is likely to be a close encounter. Either way, the South Africa team is likely to get on top here. Kagiso Rabada will be the player to watch out for in this game.
Who Will Win Today’s Toss Between SA vs ENG?
According to Kheltalk’s Toss Predictor, England is expected to win the toss and bowl first. Both teams will opt to chase here as the pitch will assist the batsmen more.