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South Africa vs England - 20th Match World Cup 2023

World Cup 2023 – 20th match between South Africa and England

South Africa vs England World Cup 2023

20th ODI:

Twentieth game of the World Cup 2023 between South Africa and England is going to be played at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on October 21st 2023.

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South Africa  vs England History:

Overall:

Matches:

The teams completed 69 meetings in the longest format of the limited overs cricket, till date. South Africa won 33 times, whereas England won 30 times. One (1) match resulted in a tie. Five (5) games were called off with any result (No Result).

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against England was 8 matches from 1996 to 1998.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against England was 8 matches from 1996 to 1998.

The consecutive winning streak for England against South Africa was 4 matches (twice) from 1992 to 1996 and from 2008 to 2008.

The longest undefeated streak for England against South Africa was 7 matches from 2008 to 2009.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa against England are LWWLW.

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In World Cup History:

Matches:

The teams competed 7 times against each other. South Africa won thrice, whereas England won 4 times.

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against England was 3 matches from 1996 to 2011.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against England was 3 matches from 1996 to 2011.

The consecutive winning streak for England against South Africa was 2 matches (twice) from 1992 to 1996 and from 2011 to present.

The longest undefeated streak for England against South Africa was 2 matches (twice) from 1992 to 1996 and from 2011 to present.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa against England are LLWWW.

Points and Rankings:

The match is the comparison between the fifth rank (South Africa (106)) and sixth rank (England (103)) teams, a perfect battle. South Africa is just 3 points ahead of England.

The South Africa Team:

The team completed 662 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 404 times and lost 231 times. 6 games resulted in a tie. 21 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa are LWWWW.

The team completed 67 games in the World cup of the format (ODI). Out of them, the team won 40 times and lost 24 times. A couple (2) of outings resulted in a tie and one (1) encounter was called off without any result (No Result).

Last 5 (completed) World cup match results of South Africa are LWWWW.

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The England Team:

The team completed 788 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 398 times including a (1) win in a tie and lost 351 times. Eight (8) games resulted in a tie. 31 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

Last 5 (completed) match results of England are LWLWW.

The team completed 87 games in the World cup of the format (ODI). Out of them, the team won 50 times including a victory in a tie and lost 35 times. One (1) encounter resulted in a tie and One (1) outing was called off without any result (No Result).

Last 5 (completed) World cup match results of England are LWLW*W.

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The Outing:

The result of the match will impact the team’s points, as if the result will go in favor of South Africa then the team will gain a couple (2) of points with a (1) position in the ranking, whereas the opponent will lose a couple (2) of points without any impact in the ranking. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, South Africa will lose a (1) point without any impact in the ranking, on the other hand, England will gain a (1) point without any impact in the ranking. In case of tie, South Africa will neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking, whereas England will also neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Mumbai shows the weather would be mostly cloudy till the last hour of the battle and then pretty cloudy for the final hour of the play. There will be rare chances of rain, as the precipitation percentage would be between 0% to 4%. The temperature would be between 30-33 Celsius. The wind would be between 8 – 10 km/h. The speed of wind would fluctuate throughout the engagement and the temperature would decrease gradually.

Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Toss and Pitch:

Teams preferred to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 15 times out of 23 played games. The selection didn’t favor the team, as the team won 7 times and lost 8 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LWLLW.

The teams never chose to bat first after winning the toss since 2017.

The sides never won the encounter after choosing to bat first after winning the toss since 2015.

On the other hand, the teams who chose to field first, won 4 times and lost 4 times, as well.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are WWLWW.

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The teams never lost any outing after choosing to field first after winning the toss since 2011.

The first batting team won the match 11 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 12 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are LLLWL.

The sides never won a match while defending the target since 2015.

Overall, 11 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost 12 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are WWLWL.

The teams never lost a game after winning the toss since 2017.

South Africa:

Particularly, for South Africa, the team won the toss once in 4 played encounters, which the team won.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa at the venue, while winning the toss, are W – – – -.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa at the venue, while losing the toss, are LLL – -.

The team never won any battle after losing the toss, till date.

England:

Particularly, for England, the team won the toss twice in 3 played outings, which the team won.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England at the venue, while winning the toss, are LW – – -.

The side never chose to field first after winning the toss, till date.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England at the venue, while losing the toss, are W – – – -.

Score:

The lowest defended total was 220 runs in 1996, and the highest successful chase was 281 runs (6 balls remaining with 6 wickets in hand) in 2017.

The first innings lowest total was 115 runs in 1998 and the highest total was 438 runs in 2015. For the second innings, the lowest total was 153 runs (completed innings) in 2011 and the highest was 289 runs (in 40 overs game) in 1987.

The batting average of the first innings is 30.60 and 32.11 is for the second innings.

ODI History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams never faced each other at the venue. The upcoming encounter will be the first between the teams.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa against England at the venue are – – – – -.

Teams’ ODI History at Venue:

South Africa Unit:

The side has a horrendous record, as the team won once and lost thrice out of 4 played outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa at the venue are WLLL -.

The team never won an outing while chasing the target, till date.

England Unit:

The team has an above average record, as the team won twice and lost once out of 3 played outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England at the venue are LWW – -.

The side never got a chance to chase the target, till date.

Selected XI for both the Teams:

South Africa:

The side may go with an unchanged XI despite defeat.

South Africa Eleven: Q. de Kock, T. Bavuma, R. van der Dussen, A. Markram, D. Miller, H. Klaasen, M. Jansen, G. Coetzee, K. Rabada, K. Maharaj, L. Ngidi

England:

The team may go with B. Stokes in place of L. Livingstone, D. Willey in place of S. Curran and G. Atkinson in place of C. Woakes.

England Eleven: J. Bairstow, D. Malan, J. Root, B. Stokes, J. Buttler, H. Brook, D. Willey, A. Rashid, M. Wood, G. Atkinson, R. Topley

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.

*Notes: T means tie in “last five match results”.

*Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator.

*Notes: Images were taken from Google Search.

*Notes: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/cricket/england-vs-south-africa-icc-world-cup-2023-live-score-updates-mumbai/liveblog/104601334.cms

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