KTS vs CC Fantasy Prediction: Knights vs Cape Cobras – 22 February 2021 (Durban). Pite van Biljon and Migael Pretorius are the best fantasy picks of this game.
Knights will take on Cape Cobras in the league match of the CSA T20 Challenge Competition. The Premier T20 competition is finally getting underway in South Africa.
Both teams have lost all two of their games in the tournament. This game is an important one for both sides.
Pitch Report – The average batting score at this venue in this competition is 144 runs.
Total Games Played: 6; Bat 1st Won: 2; Bat 2nd Won: 4
Note:- The stats mentioned are prior to the Super Smash.
Match Details :
Time:- 1:30 PM IST Stadium:- Kingsmead, Durban
Probable XI for both sides:-
Knights – Andries Gous, Jacques Snyman, Patrick Kruger, Pite van Biljon, Farhaan Behardien, Shaun von Berg, Wandile Makwetu, Ferisco Adams, Alfed Mothoa, Grant Mokoena, Migael Pretorius.
Cape Cobras – Tony de Zorzi, Kyle Verreynne, Zubair Hamza, Christiaan Jonker, Jason Smith, George Linde, Onke Nyaku, Calvin Savage, Imran Manack, Siyabonga Mahima, Corbin Bosch.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
A Gous, S Mahima, G Linde, K Verreynne, and P van Biljon
Note:- The Stats mentioned are of Momentum ODD Cup 2020 games, or stated otherwise.
KTS vs CC Team Wicket-Keeper
A Gous (Price 9) and K Verreynne (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Gous scored 326 runs in the tournament last season, whereas his average was 54.33 (Momentum ODD Cup 2020 Stats). Verreynne is a hard-hitter of the ball and has represented the South African International team.
KTS vs CC Team Batsmen
P van Biljon (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from the Knights. Biljon has scored 105 runs in the tournament at an average of 105, whereas his strike-rate has been 119.31.
Z Hamza (Price 9), T de Zorzi (Price 9), and C Jonker (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from the Cape Cobras. Hamza scored 582 runs in the last ODD season, whereas his average was 58.20. Zorzi scored 126 runs this ODD season at an average of 31.50. Jonker has scored 57 runs in this tournament at a strike-rate of 126.66.
KTS vs CC Team All-Rounders
G Linde (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from the Cape Cobras. Linde has scalped three wickets in the tournament, whereas he has scored 38 runs with the bat.
KTS vs CC Team Bowlers
I Manack (Price 8.5) and S Mahima (Price 8) will our bowlers from the Cape Cobras. Mahima has scalped five wickets in the tournament, whereas Manack has scalped one. Manack scalped eight wickets in just five games this ODD season. Both of them are wicket-takers.
S von Berg (Price 9) and M Pretorius (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Knights. Berg scalped 18 wickets last season, whereas his economy was just 4.50. Pretorius has scalped five wickets in this tournament, whereas he has scored 40 runs with the bat.
Match Prediction: Cape Cobras are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Migael Pretorius and Pite van Biljon
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + George Linde and Tony de Zorzi
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Fantasy Team Disclaimer
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.