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ENG vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction, Playing 11, Pitch Report for 3rd ODI Match England vs South Africa Dream11 Prediction

By Sports4All

ENG vs SA Dream11: England and South Africa will face off in the third and final ODI of the three-match series on Sunday, July 24. After a defeat in the opening game, England bounced back with a handsome 118-run win in the second match to level the series 1-1. They put up 201 on the board from 28.1 overs in a rain affected encounter. South Africa, in reply, were bundled out for just 83 and suffered a heavy defeat. The final ODI will now be the series decider.

ENG vs SA 3rd ODI Match Details

England vs South Africa 3rd ODI Match

24 July, 3:30 PM IST

Headingley, Leeds, England

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Pitch Report

The wicket at this venue is good for batting. Teams batting second will have an advantage with the average first innings total being 233.

Last result at the venue

The last ODI match at this venue was played between India and Sri Lanka on July 6, 2019, which India won by 7 wickets.

Form Guide

England: WLLWL

South Africa: LWLWL

(Last 5 ODI matches)

England Playing 11

  • Phil Salt replaced retired Ben Stokes in the side.
  • David Willey replaced Brydon Carse and is likely to retain his spot in the side.
  • Reece Topley replaced Matt Potts in the second game.
  • Adil Rashid returned to the squad for this series after missing the India series.

Jason Roy

Jonny Bairstow

Joe Root

Phil Salt

Jos Buttler (C & WK)

Liam Livingstone

Moeen Ali

Sam Curran

David Willey

Adil Rashid

Reece Topley

Joe Root Stats in ODI

After a disappointing series against India, Joe Root has comeback well in the series against South Africa, scoring 87 runs in two games so far. His stats in ODI against the Proteas are impressive, having scored 681 runs at an average of 48.64. Root will be keen to make an impact with the willow in the all-important series decider.

Matches Played Runs Last 5 performance Last 5 performances against SA Batting Average
157 6207 1, 86, 0, 11, 0 1, 86, 49, DNB, 17 50.06

Jonny Bairstow Stats in ODI

Jonny Bairstow is enjoying a good run with the bat. He has scored 233 runs in ODIs against South Africa at an average of 33.29. Bairstow scored 63 runs in the first match and looked good for his 28 in the second. He is an explosive batter and can take the game away from the opposition single-handedly.

Matches Played Runs Last 5 performance Last 5 performances against SA Batting Average
94 3634 28, 63, 0, 38, 7 28, 63, 43, DNB, 19 46.59

South Africa Playing 11

  • South Africa are without their regular captain Temba Bavuma with Keshav Maharaj leading the side.
  • Dwaine Pretorius replaced injured Andile Phelukwayo in the second ODI and is likely to retain his spot.

Quinton de Kock (wk)

Janneman Malan

Heinrich Klaasen

Aiden Markram

David Miller

Rassie van der Dussen

Lungi Ngidi

Dwaine Pretorius

Keshav Maharaj

Anrich Nortje

Tabriaz Shamsi

Anrich Nortje Stats in ODI

Anrich Nortje is in brilliant form with the ball in this series, having picked up six wickets from two at an average of 17.67. In the absence of Rabada, he is the lead pacer in this side and has delivered so far. Nortje will have to carry on his performance in the final game as well if South Africa are to win this series.

Matches Played Wickets Last 5 performance Last 5 performances against ENG Bowling Average
14 28 2/53, 4/53, 0/69, 1/37, 0/64 2/53, 4/53, -, -, – 24.04

Dwaine Pretorius Stats in ODI

Dwaine Pretorius replaced Andile Phehlukwayo in the second game and impressed with the ball, picking up four wickets to rattle the English top order. South Africa will rely on him to come good with the ball once again. He is also capable of making some key contributions with the bat.

Matches Played Wickets/Runs Last 5 performance Last 5 performances against ENG Bowling average/ Batting average
26 35/192 17 & 4/36, DNB & 0/26, 20 & 0/18, 20 & 2/54, 2 & 2/17 17 & 4/36, DNB & 0/26, 1 & 0/42, DNB  & 1/61, – 27.06/16.00

Who will win England vs South Africa 3rd ODI Match today match?

England began the series with a 62-run defeat in the first game. However, they came back strong to beat the visitors by a big margin in the second ODI and carry momentum into the final match.

South Africa, on the other hand, won the first match to take an early lead. Although, they could not carry the momentum as they lost the second game where their batting failed miserably.

England and South Africa have played each other in 64 ODIs. England have come out on top 29 times while South Africa have won 30 matches (one tied contest and four washed out matches). England still start favorites to win playing at home.

England vs South Africa Dream11 Prediction

Wicket-keepers: Jonny Bairstow, Quinton de Kock

Batsmen: Joe Root, Liam Livingstone, Rassie van der Dussen

All-rounder: Dwaine Pretorius, Sam Curran

Bowlers: Anrich Nortje, Reece Topley, Adil Rashid, Tabraiz Shamsi

Captain, Vice-Captain for Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Jonny Bairstow, Dwaine Pretorius

Captain, Vice-Captain for Grand League:  Joe Root, Liam Livingstone