IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Prediction: India Women vs South Africa Women 5th ODI – 17 March 2021 (Lucknow). Punam Raut, Lizelle Lee, and Harmanpreet Kaur are the players to look out for in this game.
India Women will take on South Africa Women in the 4th game of the five-game ODI series, which will be played at the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow.
The South African team has already won the series, and they would want to thump their dominance in this game. Indian Team would also want to complete the series with a win to gain momentum before the T20I series. The batters of both teams have performed well in the series.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score in ODI games (Men’s + Women’s) played at this ground is 220 runs.
Total Games Played: 7; Bat 1st Won: 1; Bat 2nd Won: 6
Match Details :
Time:- 9.00 AM, Ground:- Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow
Probable XI for both sides:-
India Women – Smriti Mandhana, Priya Punia, 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, Lara Goodall, Mignon du Preez, Marizanne Kapp, Anne Bosch, Sinalo Jafta, Tumi Sekhukhune, Shabnim Ismail, Nondumiso Shangase, Ayabonga Khaka.
NOTE:- The stats mentioned are of ODI games.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Lizelle Lee, Punam Raut, Marizanne Kapp, Laura Wolvaardt, and Harmanpreet Kaur.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Wicket-Keeper
S Jafta (Price 8) will be the wicket-keeper of our team. Both keepers are not going to make an impact on the game. Jafta will be helpful in managing the credits.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Batters
M Raj (Price 10), H Kaur (Price 9.5), and Punam Raut (Price 8.5) will be our batters from India. Raut has scored 253 runs in the series at an average of 126.50, whereas Mithali has scored 131. Harmanpreet has scored 130 runs in the series, whereas she has scalped a couple of wickets. All three of them have performed well in this series.
[You can take Smriti Mandhana instead of Mithali Raj]
L Wolvaardt (Price 9.5) and L Lee (Price 9.5) will be our batters from South Africa. Lee has scored 288 runs in the series, whereas Wolvaardt has scored 154. Both of them open the innings for South Africa, and they are the lead batters of this side.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy All-Rounders
D Sharma (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from India. Sharma has scored 1488 ODI runs at an average of 39.15, whereas she has scalped 65 wickets with the ball. She is the ace all-rounder of the Indian team.
M Kapp (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from South Africa. Kapp has scored 1981 ODI runs, whereas she has scalped 128 wickets in her bowling. He is the main all-rounder of this side.
IN-W vs SA-W Fantasy Bowlers
S Ismail (Price 9) will be our bowler from South Africa. Ismail has scalped seven wickets in the series so far, and she is the most experienced bowler of South Africa.
J Goswami (Price 9) and R Gayakwad (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from India. Goswami has scalped eight wickets in this series, whereas Gayakwad has scalped five. Both of them are wicket-taking pacers.
Match Prediction: South Africa Women are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Lizelle Lee and Harmanpreet Kaur
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
All the captain’s pick + Punam Raut and Laura Wolvaardt
SportsRush Small-League Fantasy Team for the Game
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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.