IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Prediction: India Women vs South Africa Women 3rd T20I – 23 March 2021 (Lucknow). Harleen Deol, Anne Bosch, and Lizelle Lee are the players to look out for in this game.
India Women will take on South Africa Women in the 3rd game of the three-game T20I series, which will be played at the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow. Team India would want to avoid a white-wash.
The South African team dominated in the ODI format, whereas they have already won the T20I series. India will play this game for respect.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score in T20I games (Men’s + Women’s) played at this ground is 159 runs.
Total Games Played: 6; Bat 1st Won: 4; Bat 2nd Won: 2
Match Details :
Time:- 7.00 PM, Ground:- Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow
Probable XI for both sides:-
India Women – Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma, Harleen Deol, Jemimah Rodrigues, Richa Ghosh, Deepti Sharma, Nuzhat Parween, Simran Bahadur, Arundhati Reddy, Radha Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad.
South Africa Women – Lizelle Lee, Anne Bosch, Sune Luus, Laura Wolvaardt, Mignon du Preez, Lara Goodall, Sinalo Jafta, Shabnim Ismail, Ayabonga Khaka, Nadine de Klerk, Nonkululeko Mlaba.
NOTE:- The stats mentioned are of T20I games.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Smriti Mandhana, Sune Luus, Shafali Verma, Lizelle Lee, and Shabnim Ismail.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Wicket-Keeper
S Jafta (Price 8) will be the wicket-keeper of our team. Both openers are not going to make an impact in the game.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Batters
S Mandhana (Price 10) and S Verma (Price 9.5) will be our batters from India. Smriti has scored 1734 T20I runs at an average of 24.77, whereas Shafali is an aggressive opener, and she has scored 557 T20I runs at a strike-rate of 144.30. Both of them are top-order players.
L Lee (Price 10) and L Wolvaardt (Price 9) will be our batters from South Africa. Lee has scored 1770 T20I runs, whereas Wolvaardt has scored 517 T20I runs at an average of 25.85. Both of them are technically skilled players, whereas Lee was the highest run-scorer of the ODI series.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy All-Rounders
S Luus (Price 9) and A Bosch (Price 8) will be our all-rounders from South Africa. Luus has scored 815 T20I runs in her career, whereas she has scalped 47 wickets. Bosch scored a brilliant half-century in the first T20I game, whereas she has scalped three wickets in the series.
H Deol (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from India. Deol has scored 83 runs in the series, whereas she has scalped a couple of wickets in bowling.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Bowlers
S Ismail (Price 9.5) and N Mlaba (Price 8) will be our bowlers from South Africa. Ismail has scalped 110 wickets in 97 T20I games, whereas Mlaba has scalped a couple of wickets in the series.
R Gayakwad (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from India. Gayakwad has scalped 36 wickets in T20I cricket, whereas she was the joint highest wicket-taker of the ODI series.
Match Prediction: South Africa Women are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Shabnim Ismail and Harleen Deol
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
All the captain’s pick + Lizelle Lee and Smriti Mandhana
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