We have opted for a fantasy cricket team based on the recent performances, overall impact, and credit points.
England: Sophia Dunkley, Danielle Wyatt, Alice Capsey, Nat Sciver-Brunt, Heather Knight (c), Amy Jones (wk), Sophie Ecclestone, Katherine Sciver-Brunt, Charlotte Dean, Sarah Glenn, Freya Davies
South Africa: Tazmin Brits, Laura Wolvaardt, Marizanne Kapp, Sune Luus (c), Chloe Tryon, Nadine de Klerk, Anneke Bosch, Sinalo Jafta (wk), Shabnim Ismail, Ayabonga Khaka, Nonkululeko Mlaba
Venue: Newlands, Cape Town
(Based on the last three games)
1st innings average score: 155
2nd innings average score: 123
Wickets per innings: 5
Type: Good for batting
Batting 1st: 33%
Batting 2nd: 66%
Fantasy Tips of The Day
Laura Wolvaardt is the leading run-getter for South Africa against England. In 13 T20Is, she has accumulated 522 runs at 40, including the highest score of 77.
Besides being the highest wicket-taker (22), including the best figures of 5 for 22 for South Africa against England, Marizanne Kapp has added 327 runs at 22.
Shabnim Ismail and Ayabonga Khaka have collectively taken 36 wickets against England. While Ismail has the best figures of 3 for 25, Khaka’s best effort reads 3 for 42.
Against England, Chloe Tryon has collected 305 runs at 22, including three fifties.
From the current England squad, Katherine Sciver-Brunt (15 wickets) and Sophie Ecclestone (11 wickets) are the leading wicket-takers versus South Africa.
Nat Sciver-Brunt is the highest run-getter (176 at 88) for the tournament and has been a part of the Best11 in four of her last five games. When she last batted at Newlands, she hammered 81* off 40.
Although Danielle Wyatt failed to make an impact in the first few matches, she will be high on confidence after her blazing 59 off 33 in her last game at Cape Town.
Six fifties have been slammed in the last three games at Newlands, out of which four belonged to the openers.