ENG vs SA Match Preview:
England (ENG) and South Africa (SA) will clash in the crucial second ODI fixture of the bilateral ODI series at Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester. In the first fixture of the series, South Africa were terrific with their performances in both departments to secure a victory by 62 runs. The contributions from Rassie van der Dussen and Anrich Nortje were critical to the win for the Proteas.
On the other hand, England will miss the services of Ben Stokes in this game, and Phil Salt is likely to be included in the XI. Players like Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow will be important for the team to level the series, while the bowlers will have to contain the runs.
ENG vs SA Match Details:
England vs South Africa, 2nd ODI
Venue: Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Date & Time: 22nd July at 5:30 PM IST and 1 PM Local Time
Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network & Sony LIV
ENG vs SA, 2nd ODI, Pitch Report:
It is a belter of a surface at Manchester, and the batters will surely be rewarded for playing their natural game. The pace bowlers will need to take wickets upfront, otherwise it will be another run-feast. A total of over 275 will be needed by the team batting first to win the game.
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ENG vs SA, 2nd ODI Probable Playing XIs:
Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Phil Salt, Joe Root, Jos Buttler (c & wk), Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran, Adil Rashid, Brydon Carse, Matty Potts
Quinton de Kock (wk), Janneman Malan, Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo, Keshav Maharaj (c), Anrich Nortje, Lungi Ngidi, Tabraiz Shamsi, Dwaine Pretorius