IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Prediction: India Women vs South Africa Women 1st ODI – 7 March 2021 (Lucknow). Marizanne Kapp, Deepti Sharma, and Smriti Mandhana are the players to look out for in this game.
India Women will take on South Africa Women in the 1st game of the three-game ODI series, which will be played at the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow. Team India is playing their first series after ICC T20 Women’s World Cup 2020.
South African team is coming on the back of a brilliant win against Pakistan at home, whereas the Indian team is playing their first ODI series after 2019. Both teams have some star players in their ranks, and this can be a good game.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score in ODI games (Men’s) played at this ground is 230 runs.
Total Games Played: 3; Bat 1st Won: 1; Bat 2nd Won: 2
Match Details :
Time:- 9.00 AM, Ground:- Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow
Probable XI for both sides:-
India Women – Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Punam Raut, Mithali Raj, Harmanpreet Kaur, Deepti Sharma, Sushma Verma, Jhulan Goswami, Mansi Joshi, Poonam Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad.
South Africa Women – Lizelle Lee, Laura Wolvaardt, Sune Luus, Mignon du Preez, Lara Goodall, Marizanne Kapp, Nadine de Klerk, Trisha Chetty, Shabnim Ismail, Nonkululeko Mlaba, Ayabonga Khaka.
NOTE:- The stats mentioned are of ODI games.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Smriti Mandhana, Deepti Sharma, Marizanne Kapp, Laura Wolvaardt, and Mithali Raj.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Wicket-Keeper
T Chetty (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our team. Chetty has scored 2587 ODI runs, whereas her average has been 29.39. She is the best pick in this category.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Batters
S Mandhana (Price 10) and M Raj (Price 9.5) will be our batters from India. Smriti has scored 2025 ODI runs at an average of 43.08, whereas Mithali has scored 6888 at an average of 50.64. Both of them are class players.
L Wolvaardt (Price 9.5) will be our batter from South Africa. Woolvardt has scored 1996 ODI runs, whereas her average has been 45.36. She is a brilliant top-order batsman.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy All-Rounders
D Sharma (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from India. Sharma has scored 1417 ODI runs at an average of 38.29, whereas she has scalped 64 wickets with the ball. She is the ace all-rounder of the Indian team.
M Kapp (Price 10) and S Luus (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from South Africa. Kapp has scored 1949 ODI runs, whereas she has scalped 126 wickets in her bowling. Luus has scalped 100 ODI wickets, whereas she has scored 1212 runs as well. Both of them are the ace all-rounders of this side.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Bowlers
S Ismail (Price 9.5) and A Khaka (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from South Africa. Ismail has scalped 143 wickets in 101 ODI games, whereas Khaka has 79 scalps in 62 games. Both of them are the main wicket-takers of this side.
J Goswami (Price 8.5) and R Gayakwad (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from India. Goswami has scalped 225 ODI wickets in 182 games, whereas Gayakwad has scalped 67 in 40 ODI games. Both of them are experienced bowlers.
Match Prediction: India Women are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Mithali Raj and Marizanne Kapp
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
All the captain’s pick + Sune Luus and Smriti Mandhana
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All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.