ENG vs SA Dream11 Prediction 1st ODI, Fantasy Cricket

ENG vs SA Match Preview:

South Africa’s tour of England will start with the first ODI on Tuesday at the Riverside Ground. The English team lost the recently completed ODI series against India and would be expecting a better result from this series. This series would be followed by three T20Is and three Test matches. Adil Rashid, who missed the limited-overs series against India, is available for selection and might find a place in the playing 11.

South Africa would be without the limited-overs captain Temba Bavuma on this tour. He sustained an elbow injury during the T20I series against India last month. Veteran spinner Keshav Maharaj would be captaining the side in the ODI series while David Miller would be at the helm for the T20I series. Kagiso Rabada is also not a part of the squad and will be returning for T20I matches. South Africa played two warm-up matches against England Lions last week. They lost the first game after England Lions chased down the target of 319 runs in just 37.1 overs. Proteas bounced back in the second game and won by 107 runs after posting a total of 360 runs on the board. Quinton de Kock didn’t bat or keep wicket in both these matches due to a finger injury and would be back in this game.

ENG vs SA Match Details:

England vs South Africa, 1st ODI

Venue: Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street

Date & Time: 19th July at 5:30 PM IST and 1:00 PM Local Time

Live Streaming: Sony LIV

ENG vs SA, 1st ODI Pitch Report:

In the last 5 ODIs, the average first innings score at the Riverside Ground has been 268 runs. The team winning the toss might look to bowl as chasing is an easy task at this venue. The pitch is expected to provide a decent amount of support to the batters all throughout the match.

Injury News:

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ENG vs SA, 1st ODI Probable Playing XIs:


Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (c & wk), Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Craig Overton/Sam Curran, David Willey, Adil Rashid, Reece Topley

South Africa

Quinton de Kock (wk), Reeza Hendricks, Janneman Malan, Rassie van der Dussen, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Dwaine Pretorius, Marco Jansen, Keshav Maharaj (c), Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje

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