Mzansi Super League 2018
Cape Town Blitz vs Tshwane Spartans, 1st Match Preview
Farhaan Behardien’s Cape Town Blitz go head to head with AB De Villiers’ Tshwane Spartans to kick start the inaugural season of Mzansi Super League 2018. The first match of the tournament will be played at Newlands, Cape Town on Friday night.
With AB de Villiers as their Marquee Player, Tshwane Spartans have the highest number of foreign players. Sean Williams and Sikandar Raza from Zimbabwe, Eoin Morgan from England and Jeewan Mendis from Sri Lanka are some of the overseas players, Spartans will be relying upon.
Cape Town Blitz
Cape Town Blitz will miss a couple of big names in the first few couples of encounters. Skipper Farhaan Behardien, Quinton de Kock, all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo and pacer Dale Steyn are on National duty in Australia and will be the ones missing out.
In the warm-up games played earlier this week, the hosts Cape Town Blitz lost to Paarl Rocks while AB de Villiers led Spartans managed to cross the line against Jozi Stars.
Venue- Newlands, Cape Town
Matchday- November 16, Friday at 10:30 PM IST
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Cape Town Blitz-
Dale Steyn, Kyle Verreynne, Jason Smith, Samuel Badree, Dawid Malan, Sibonelo Makhanya, Farhaan Behardien (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Dane Piedt, Asif Ali, Andile Phehlukwayo, Malusi Siboto, George Linde, Frisco Adams, Anrich Nortje, Janneman Malan
Eldred Hawken, AB de Villiers (c), Rory Kleinveldt, Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams, Eoin Morgan, Dean Elgar, Jeevan Mendis, Robbie Frylinck, Andrew Birch, Gihahn Cloete (wk), Theunis de Bruyn, Lungi Ngidi, Shaun von Berg, Tony de Zorzi, Lutho Sipamla
The probable CTB vs TST playing 11 is listed below.
Wicketkeeper: Kyle Verreynne
Batsmen: Dawid Malan, Sibonelo Makhanya, Janneman Malan
All-rounder: George Linde, Frisco Adams, Jason Smith
Bowlers: Dane Piedt, Malusi Siboto (Doubt: Anrich Nortje)
Wicketkeeper: Gihahn Cloete
Batsmen: Dean Elgar, Theunis de Bruyn, Tony de Zorzi, AB de Villiers (c)(Doubt: R Rossouw)
All-rounder: Jeevan Mendis, Robbie Frylinck
Bowlers: R Kleinveldt, S v Berg, Andrew Birch (Doubt: Eldred Hawken/Lutho Sipamla)
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In wicketkeeper, G Cloete and K Verreynne both will be right picks.
D Malan, AB De Villiers, T de Bruyn, T D Zorzi will be the safest bet in batting.
Fantasy Tip: Don’t pick Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams, Andile Phelukwayo as the all-rounder
F Adam and R Frylinck are favourites to start as all-rounders.
Fantasy Tip: Farhaan Behardien, Samuel Badree, Dale Steyn are the ones missing out from today’s game
In bowling, R Kleinveldt, A Birch, M Nawaz and D Piedt will be the safest bet.
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