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| On Updated : Feb 26, 2020 1:00 PM IST

SA vs AUS Dream11 Match Prediction | 3rd T20I | Team News

SA vs AUS | 3rd T20I

SA vs AUS Dream11 Match Prediction: The series so far has been riveting as both teams have played with a full heart and given their all. It is now time for the decider and the two teams will head to the Newlands in Capetown for the final game.

Talking about the last game, Australia had a dramatic collapse while chasing a modest target of 159 runs. David Warner played a lone hand with the bat but his unbeaten 67 off 56 deliveries weren’t enough to take the team over the line as they fell 12 runs short of the target.

The clash will take place at Newlands, Capetown, at 09:30 PM IST on 26th February.

Here is the Dream11 prediction for SA vs AUS.

Last two result at this venue

Mar 19, 2019: Sei Lanka 134/7 (20 Overs) tied with South Africa 137/8 (20 Overs). South Africa won in the super-over.

Feb 03, 2019: South Africa 192/6 (20 Overs) defeated Pakistan 186/9 (20 Overs) by 6 runs.

Head to Head (Last 5 games)

Australia won: 03
South Africa won: 02
No result: 00

SA vs AUS Team News

Australia Team News


  • Glenn Maxwell (injured)


  • D’Arcy Short

Possible combination:

  • They don’t have many options up their sleeves, therefore an unchanged XI is expected.
  • Adam Zampa hasn’t fared well in the two games which might make an opportunity for someone like D’Arcy Short or Jhye Richardson.

Probable Playing11:
David Warner, Aaron Finch, Matthew Wade, Steven Smith, Alex Carey, Mitchell Marsh, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Kane Richardson, Ashton Agar, Adam Zampa/D’Arcy Short/Jhye Richardson.

South Africa Team News


  • Temba Bavuma (Hamstring)


  • Reeza Hendricks

Possible combination:

  • Dale Steyn was rested in the last game and could come in for Lungi Ngidi or Dwaine Pretorius.
  • Hienrich Klaasen has passed fitness tests ahead of this game and is likely to come in for Pite van Biljon.
  • The rest of the eleven is expected to remain the same.

Probable Playing11:
Anrich Nortje, Quinton de Kock, David Miller, Tabraiz Shamsi, Heinrich Klaasen, Dwaine Pretorius, Lungi Ngidi, Reeza Hendricks, Rassie van der Dussen, Faf du Plessis, Kagiso Rabada

AUS Squad
Aaron Finch (c), Adam Zampa, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Marsh, Alex Carey, Steve Smith, Kane Richardson, D’Arcy Short, Mitchell Starc, Matthew Wade, Jhye Richardson, Pat Cummins, David Warner, Sean Abbott.

SA Squad
Quinton de Kock (c/wk), David Miller, Reeza Hendricks, Hienrich Klaasen, Kagiso Rabada, Bjorn Fortuin, Pite van Biljon, Lungi Ngidi, Andile Phehlukwayo, Rassie van der Dussen, Anrich Nortje, Dale Steyn, Jon-Jon Smuts, Dwaine Pretorius, Tabraiz Shamsi, Faf du Plessis

Fantasy picks from Australia:

  • Aaron Finch: 271 runs from last 10 innings in T20Is striking at 154.85.
  • David Warner: 358 runs from the last 8 T20I innings striking at 140.39.
  • Mitchell Starc: 40 wickets from 30 T20Is.

Fantasy picks from South Africa:

  • Quinton de Kock: 334 runs from the last 7 innings averaging 55.66.
  • Faf du Plessis: 1402 runs from 46 innings in T20Is striking 134.54.
  • Tabraiz Shamsi: 23 wickets from 12 T20Is.

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Who will win Today match: We are backing South Africa to win this contest.

Akshay Singh @Akshay_Cric

An ardent sports enthusiast who likes to write in such a manner so that the readers could relate themselves and feel the passion of the game.