England host South Africa for the second match of the T20I series to be played in Cardiff. The opening game was won by England thanks to their at bat, as they posted a massive 234 total after being the first to bat. In response, South Africa lost early wickets, but Tristan Stubbs and Hendricks formed a huge partnership that was in vain as Jordan beat those yorkers in the final overs.
England vs South Africa, 2nd T20I
Location: Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Date Time: July 28 at 11:00 PM IST and 6:30 PM local time
Live Streaming: Sony LIV
NL vs SA, 2nd T20I, Pitch Report
The surface here is good for batting and the ground dimensions are shorter straight, so batters can target those boundaries. Both teams will prefer the chase.
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Also read: ENG vs SA Match Prediction, 2nd T20I – Who will win today’s match between England and South Africa?
ENG vs SA, 2nd T20I Likely Playing XIs:
Jos Buttler(w/c), Jason Roy, Dawid Malan, Jonny Bairstow, Moeen Ali, Liam Livingstone, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Adil Rashid, Richard Gleeson, Reece Topley
Quinton de Kock(w), Reeza Hendricks, Rilee Rossouw, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller(c), Tristan Stubbs, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Tabraiz Shamsi
Top picks for ENG vs SA 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket:
Reece Topley was again excellent with the new ball in the previous match where he ended up taking 2 crucial wickets.
Adil Rashid has a great record in this format and was very impressive in the last game where he scalped 2 wickets by giving away just 17 runs.
Reeza Hendriks looked good on top scoring 57 runs from just 33 balls with a stroke rate of 172.
Featured Play XI N0.1 for ENG vs SA 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket:
Jos Buttler (c), Tristan Stubbs (vc), Jonny Bairstow, David Miller, David Malan, Andile Phelukwayo, Moeen Ali, Kagiso Rabada, Chris Jordan, Reece Topley, Lungi Ngidi
Recommended Play XI N0.2 for ENG vs SA 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket:
Jos Buttler, Quinton de Kock, Jonny Bairstow (c), Reeza Hendriks (vc), David Malan, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Kagiso Rabada, Adil Rashid, Reece Topley, Lungi Ngidi
Captain and Vice Captain options:
Captain options: Jos Buttler, Liam Livingstone
Vice Captain Options: Reeza Hendricks, Tristan Stubbs