England Women won the first match by five wickets and are favorites to win the second match as well.
England Women (EN-W) will be hosting South Africa Women (SA-W) in the 2nd ODI match at the County Ground in Bristol on Friday. The hosts won the first game by five wickets and are leading this three-match series by 1-0. South Africa Women scored 218 runs despite an early fall in the first match. All-rounder Chloe Tryon scored 88 runs off just 73 balls and the star opener contributed 43 runs. For England Women ace all-rounder Natalie Sciver took 4 wickets and Kathrine Burnt took 3 wickets. Youngster Emma Lamb smashed her first century and Sciver scored 55 runs to guide England to an easy win with 5 wickets and 17.5 overs remaining. Both teams are expected to name the same starting eleven for this fixture.
England Women vs South Africa Women, 2nd ODI
Venue: County Ground, Bristol
Date & Time: 15th July at 06:30 PM IST and 02:00 PM Local Time
Live Streaming: Fancode
EN-W vs SA-W, 2nd ODI, Pitch Report:
The pitch at County Ground in Bristol has been well balanced for both batter and bowlers in women’s ODI matches in the past. The average first innings score here is almost 250 runs so we can expect a high-scoring game on Friday.
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EN-W vs SA-W, 2nd ODI, Probable Playing XIs:
Tammy Beaumont, Emma Lamb, Danni Wyatt, Heather Knight (c), Sophia Dunkley, Natalie Sciver, Amy Jones (wk), Kathrine Burnt, Kate Cross, Sophie Ecclestone, Charlotte Dean.
South Africa Women
Laura Wolvaardt, Andrie Steyn, Sune Luus (c), Lara Goodall, Chloe Tryon, Trisha Chetty (wk), Marizanne Kapp, Nadine de Klerk, Ayabonga Khaka, Shabnim Ismail, Tumi Sekhukhune, Nonkululeko Mlaba.
Top Picks for EN-W vs SA-W Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – England Women
She is the highest-ranked all-rounder in the world and she proved that by scoring a fifty and taking four wickets in the first match.
The experienced English opener scored just one run in the last match but has scored two fifties in her last five matches.
Top Picks – South Africa Women
The skipper scored 93 runs off just 104 balls in the last match against Ireland Women but scored only seven runs in the first match against England.
The star all-rounder took one wicket and scored 12 runs in the first match. She ranks 5th in ICC ODI all-rounder’s chart and 7th in bowler’s chart.
EN-W vs SA-W Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for EN-W vs SA-W Dream11 Team for Fantasy Cricket:
Amy Jones, Tammy Beaumont (c), Danni Wyatt, Andrie Steyn, Laura Wolvaardt (vc), Katherine Brunt, Natalie Sciver, Marizanne Kapp, Sophie Ecclestone, Ayabonga Khaka, Nadine de Klerk
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for EN-W vs SA-W Dream11 Team for Fantasy Cricket:
Trisha Chetty, Heather Knight, Tammy Beaumont, Laura Wolvaardt, Emma Lamb, Natalie Sciver (c), Chloe Tryon, Marizanne Kapp (vc), Sophie Ecclestone, Nadine de Klerk, Kate Cross
EN-W vs SA-W Risky Captaincy Choices:
The 23-year-old batter is struggling for the consistency lately and her average ODI score has fallen below 30 as well.
The star wicketkeeper batter has failed to cross double-digit numbers in her last five matches and will be a risky choice for captaincy in this match.
Player you should avoid:
The 29-year-old wicketkeeper batter played only 2 balls in the first match as she was demoted to bat in the number seven position. She has scored just one fifty in her last five overall matches.
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Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.