SA-U19 vs AF-U19 Prediction: South Africa U19 vs Afghanistan U19 – 17 January 2020 (Adelaide)
South Africa U19 will take on Afghanistan U19 in the inaugural match of ICC UNDER 19 WORLD CUP 2020 which will be played at Diamond Oval in Kimberley. South Africa are one of the favourites in this U19 World Cup and would like to win the trophy in front of their home crowd whereas Afghanistan would be dark houses and would like to make some turn-arounds on the back of their bowling attack.
Pitch Report – Diamond Oval has always produced very competitive tracks. The average score on this wicket is just 237 runs. There is enough moment for pace bowlers on this track and can be very lethal on this track.
Match Details :
Time:- 1.30 PM
Probable XI for both sides:-
South Africa U19 – Bryce Parsons, Andrew Louw, Jonathan Bird, Manje Levert, Jack Lees, Luke Beaufort, Tyrese Karelse, Achille Cloete, Gerald Coetze, Tiaan van Vuuren, Odirile Madiomokaone.
Afghanistan U19 – Farhan Zakhil, Imran Mir, Sediqullah Atal, Ibrahim Zadran, Abdul Rahman, Mohmmad Ishaq, Abid Mohammadi, Shaqifullah Ghafari, Abidullah Taniwal, Noor Ahmad, Fazal Haq.
Top 4 Batting order for both teams:-
South Africa U19:- Bryce Parsons, Andrew Louw, Jonathan Bird, and Manje Levert
Afghanistan U19:- Farhan Zakhil, Imran Mir, Sediqullah Atal, and Ibrahim Zadran.
Clean Hitters in the Squad:-
South Africa U19:- Bryce Parsons and Jonathan Bird.
Afghanistan U19:-Farhan Zakhil and Imran Mir.
Death Over Bowlers:-
South Africa U19:- Jackson Bird and Odirile Madiomokaone.
Afghanistan U19:- Fazal Haq and Abdul Rahman.
SA-U19 vs AF-U19 Dream11 Wicket-Keepers
M.Ishaq (Price 8.5) and L.Beaufort (Price 8.5) will be in our team as both of them are very solid middle-order batsmen.
SA-U19 vs AF-U19 Dream11 Batsmen
- J.Bird (Price 10):- Bird has been a sensational batter of RSA U19 side and is their highest ever scorer and would like to play solid as an opener. He is quite handy with bowl too.
- F.Zakhil (Price 9):- He is the captain of the Afghanistan team and is the most solid player of Afghanistan. His batting will be very important for Afghans
- A.Louw (Price 9):- Louw has been a very good partner for Bird upfront for proteas. He is on of the batsmen in the side and will play a huge part in this World Cup.
SA-U19 vs AF-U19 Dream11 All-Rounders
A.Mohammadi (Price 9) and S.Ghafari (Price 9) are the all-rounders from Afghanistan in our team. Former is a very good left-arm orthodox bowler who has been a phenomenal wicket-taker for Afghans whereas the latter one is a right-arm leg-break bowler. Both are quite handy with the bat too.
B.Parsons (Price 9.5) is the captain of Proteas and is their best player over-all. He is a brilliant batter at number 3 and also a very good wicket-taking bowler.
SA-U19 vs AF-U19 Dream11 Bowlers
- G.Coetzee (Price 9):- Coetzee is a pace-machine and has been the best bowler of the Proteas U-19 side. The pitch of Kimberley will surely assist him
- A.Cloete (Price 9):- Cloete is the partner of Coetzee in fast-bowling. He is also a very good pace bowler and will be a deadly bowler in favourable conditions.
- F.Haq (Price 8):- Haq has been the in-form bowler for Afghans. He has been great in the warm-up games and would like to continue his form in the main tournament too.
SportsRush Featured Dream XI Team for the Game
B.Parsons © – Parsons has been a gun all-rounder. He is a brilliant player at number 3 and a great bowler too.
J.Bird (VC) – Bird has been the best batsman for Proteas U19 and would like to play a big knock again.
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