The 3rd T20 match between Australia and South Africa is scheduled to play on Wednesday, 26th February 2020 at The Newlands, Cape Town. Who will win today, Today match-winner, AUS vs SA Get all live updates, match winner, toss, pitch conditions. We provide the sure report with the greatest accuracy absolutely free.
Full Match Details of Today Match
Team Australia Analysis
Team Australia started their tour on a winning note. They won the first T20 match by 107 runs which was a huge margin. However, their 2nd match ended up in a loss as their batting order failed to deliver. They bowled first after losing the toss and did pretty well to restrict the opposition to a total of 158 runs. Though they picked up only 4 wickets but their bowlers bowled tight length and didn’t allow them to take over. Kane Richardson was the pick of the bowlers as he picked up 2 wickets and gave away just 21 runs in his 4 overs. Pat Cummins also bowled well and picked up the wicket of Faf Du Plessis giving away 31 runs. Adam Zampa picked up the wicket of Quinton De Kock who was looking really good that day.
Their batsmen while chasing a below-par total failed miserably. Openers David Warner and Aaron Finch started well and made a good partnership. David Warner scored brilliant 67 runs in 56 balls with 1 six and 5 fours. Steven Smith was looking good after he got out for 29 runs. After the wickets of senior players,their batting order collapsed horribly which cost them the match. They lost the match by 12 runs.
Team South Africa Analysis
South Africa after facing 2-1 defeat in T20 series against England had an uphill task to improve to fight against the mighty Aussies. But they also failed in their first match of the T20 series against Australia. They lost the match by a huge margin. But they came back very strongly in the 2nd T20 match which kept the series alive(1-1).In this match, Skipper Quinton De Kock decided to bat first after winning the toss. He scored a brilliant 70 runs in 47 runs in 47 balls with 4 sixes and 5 fours. After his wicket, no other batsmen could manage to score well. Rassie Van Der Dussen was the second-highest scorer from their side after the skipper. He scored 37 runs in 26 balls with 2 sixes and 2 fours. With their efforts, they managed to post 158 runs on the board.
Their bowlers while defending a small total did an excellent job to win the match by 12 runs. They kept picking up wickets in quick succession. Lungi Ngidi bowled beautifully and picked up 3 wickets. Dwaine Pretorius picked up 1 wicket and with an economy rate of 7.2 runs per over. Kagiso Rabada also bowled well as he picked up the wicket of Mathew Wade giving away just 27 runs in his 4 overs. Tabraiz Shamsi held things from one end as he proved to be very economical in this match. Anrich Nortje bowled a brilliant last over to defend 17 runs and also picked up the wicket of Ashton Agar. Their strong bowling performance gave them a huge win.
Players To Watch Out
For South Africa: Quinton De Cock, Kagiso Rabada, David Miller
For Australia: David Warner, Adam Zampa, Pat Cummins
Favourite Team in today match prediction
According to our prediction and analysis, Australia is the favourite team to win this match. This is because of the following reasons listed below-
- Australia has one of the best bowling attacks in the world.
- Their performance in the last 2 matches had been phenomenal.
- Their batsmen are in great form and are more experienced than team South Africa.
Winning Percentage of both teams
Though Australia had lost their last T20 match but they have the ability to bounce back with the kind of pace attack they have. Their side is one of the strongest in the recent times and looking a strong contender for ICC World Cup 2020. They outplayed South Africa in their first T20 match and even in their second match they managed to restrict South Africa to a low total. All these factors increase their chances of winning. The equations are mentioned below-
Australia has 51% chances to win this match
South Africa has 49% chances to win this match
Who Will Win South Africa vs Australia 3rd T20 Match 2020
Who Will Win South Africa vs Australia 3rd T20 Match 2020TOSS — RSA
Who Will Win South Africa vs Australia 3rd T20 Match 2020WINNER — AUS
Pitch Report And Weather Forecasting in Today Match
According to weather forecast report, there will be a clear sunny day with no chances of rain in Cape Town. The pitch here at The Newlands, Cape town is a sluggish track. The spinners will play an important role in the middle overs. However, there is moisture in the second half of the match which will allow the batsmen to score freely. Average 1st innings score on this venue is 149 runs.
Toss Report in Today Match
Toss is going to play a very crucial role. According to us team who will win the toss will decide to bowl first as the wicket is slow-paced. Dew factor comes into play in the latter half of the match. The team will be hoping to restrict the opposition to a low total and chase the match to take a win. Team Selection will also be important during the toss.
Date: Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Time: 04:00 PM GMT / 06:00 PM LOCAL
Venue details and some facts
|Known as||Sahara Park; Newlands; Western Province Cricket Club; Newlands ‘A’|
|Ends||Wynberg End, Kelvin Grove End|
|Location||Cape Town, South Africa|
|Time Zone||UTC +02:00|
|Home to||Western Province|
Team Australia Squad
Aaron Finch(c), Steven Smith, DArcy Short, David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Agar, Jhye Richardson, Alex Carey, Matthew Wade, Sean Abbott, Pat Cummins, Kane Richardson, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa
Team South Africa Squad
Faf Du Plessis, Temba Bavuma, Quinton De Cock(c), David Miller, Rassie Van Der Dussen, JJ Smuts, Dwaine Pretorius, Andile Phehlukwayo, Pite Van Biljon, Heinrich Klaasen, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lungi Ngidi, Bjorn Fortuin, Anrich Nortje, Dale Steyn