ENG vs SA Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update of match between England and South Africa. They will play against each other for the first time in the three-match Test series between them.
ENG vs SA Match Details South Africa Tour of England 1st Test:
The 1st Test match between England and South Africa will be played from 17th August at the Lord’s Cricket Ground.
This game is scheduled to start at 3:30 PM IST and live score and commentary can be seen on FanCode and SportzWiki website.
ENG vs SA Match Preview South Africa Tour of England 1st Test:
England will lock horns against South Africa in the three-match Test series which will begin on the 17th of August.
England is currently placed at the seventh position on the points table of the ICC World Test Championship. England won four out of their recent five Test matches.
On the other hand, South Africa is currently placed at the top of the points table. South Africa also won four of their recent five Test games.
These two teams have played 153 Test matches against each other in this format so far where England won 64 matches while South Africa managed to win 34 games. Both the teams would be wanting to give in their very best in this series.
ENG vs SA Match Weather Report South Africa Tour of England 1st Test:
The temperature is expected to hover around 17°C on the matchdays with 76% humidity and 5-12 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.
ENG vs SA Match Pitch Report South Africa Tour of England 1st Test:
The pitch at the Lord’s provides a neutral wicket where both the departments are anticipated to receive reasonable amount of assistance from the surface. Spinners can come crucial in the middle overs while the pacers will be in the game throughout.
Average 1st innings score:
The average first innings score on this wicket is 243 runs.
Record of chasing teams:
The team batting second has great records here. They have maintained a winning percentage of 60 on this ground.
ENG vs SA Match Injury Update South Africa Tour of England 1st Test:
(Will be added when there is an update)
ENG vs SA Match Probable XIs South Africa Tour of England 1st Test:
England: Alex Lees, Zak Crawley, Ollie Pope, Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes ©, Ben Foakes (wk), Stuart Broad, Matthew Potts, Jack Leach, James Anderson
South Africa: Dean Elgar ©, Sarel Erwee, Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Ryan Rickelton, Kyle Verreynne (wk), Marco Jansen, Simon Harmer, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje
Top Picks For Dream11 Prediction and Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Jonny Bairstow is a right-handed batsman from England. He has smacked 5415 runs in his 87 matches Test career so far. He will be aiming to make it big in this match.
Ben Stokes is a left-handed batsman and right-arm medium fast bowler from England. He has smashed 5280 runs and hunted 183 wickets in his 82 matches Test career so far. He will be among the crucial picks for this match.
Joe Root is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler from England. He has knocked 10458 runs and grabbed 47 wickets in his 121 matches Test career so far. He will be another safe pick for this match.
Rassie van der-Dussen is a right-handed batsman from South Africa. He has market 824 runs in his 15 matches Test career so far and can come in handy once again here.
ENG vs SA Match Captain and Vice-Captain Choices South Africa Tour of England 1st Test:
Captain – Joe Root, Ben Stokes
Vice-Captain – Aiden Markram, Jonny Bairstow
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for ENG vs SA Dream11 Team:
Keeper – Jonny Bairstow (C)
Batsmen – Rassie van der-Dussen, Dean Elgar, Keegan Petersen
All-rounders – Joe Root (VC), Aiden Markram, Ben Stokes, Keshav Maharaj
Bowlers – James Anderson, Kagiso Rabada, Craig Overton
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for ENG vs SA Dream11 Team:
Keepers – Jonny Bairstow, Kyle Verreyne
Batsmen – Rassie van der-Dussen (C), Dean Elgar, Ollie Pope
All-rounders – Joe Root, Aiden Markram, Ben Stokes
Bowlers – James Anderson, Kagiso Rabada (VC), Craig Overton, Marco Jansen
ENG vs SA Match Expert Advice South Africa Tour of England 1st Test:
Jonny Bairstow will be a good captaincy choice for the mini-grand leagues. Ollie Pope and Kyle Verreyne are among the punt picks here. The best-suggested fantasy/Dream11 combination for this game is 1-3-4-3.
ENG vs SA Match Probable Winners South Africa Tour of England 1st Test:
Considering the home advantage, England is expected to win this Test match.