Who will win 1st Match England vs South Africa Today Match Prediction in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 series? Eng vs SA Match 1 Cricket Prediction held on 30th May 2019. Who will win England vs South Africa 1st Match Cricket Prediction is available here?
Eng vs SA 1st Match Prediction ICC Cricket World Cup 2019
England is all set to take on South Africa in the 1st Match for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Before this match, England whitewashed Pakistan in the five match ODI series by 4-0. Whereas, South Africa cleaned up a five match One Day Series against Sri Lanka at home with 5-0. Now, the 1st Match England vs South for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be held at Kennington Oval, London on 30th May 2019.
Finally, the moment have come for which we all were eagerly waiting for, as England take on South Africa in the first World Cup match today. But, before we head to the opening match, lets consider some facts between these two sides. Prior to this match, England hosted a five match ODI series for Pakistan and won this series by 4-0. So, they are all packed up for the mega tournament of World Cup 2019.
Whereas, South Africa hosted a five match ODI series for Sri Lanka, before this match and won all the matches in this series. Moreover, they also did well in the warm up matches before world Cup. However, they have a rich history against England in the ODI format in the past. The two teams have even stats in the World Cup season. So, it will be interesting to see how these two teams will take on each other in the opening match for world cup.
The previous stats for England vs South Africa in ODIs, indicate that South Africa are a dominating team against England with most victories. However, the head to head stats for Eng vs SA in World Cup are even with three victories to each team.
Who Will Win Today Match Prediction
England will win. After the recent series against Pakistan, it seems like England are in their best form. The top order is doing fine at the moment, however their previous stats against South Africa do not favor this point. So, they need to win this match and change the course of the history.
On the other side, South Africa will be looking forward to win this match and begin their world cup campaign with a victory. However, their middle order needs to take responsibility in the middle overs. All in all, this is going to be a an epic match for the cricket fans.
South Africa will win the toss. They might choose to bat first, or decide to ball first, depending on the weather and pitch conditions. Albeit, Toss will play an important in the victory of the wining side.
England Team Squad
Eoin Morgan(c), Jos Buttler(w), Ben Stokes, Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid, Tom Curran, Mark Wood, Joe Root, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, James Vince, Liam Dawson.
South Africa Team Squad
Quinton de Kock(w), Faf du Plessis(c), Hashim Amla, Rassie van der Dussen, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Imran Tahir, Aiden Markram, Jean-Paul Duminy, David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, Chris Morris.