The Ram Slam CSA T20 Challenge 2017 is standing on the verge of conclusion. With just 2 games left to decide the CSA T20 2017 winner, the second semi-final will be played between Dolphins and Cape Cobras to decide who will play in the final. The tournament finale will take place on December 16.
While Dolphins won their last game against Titans by 89 runs, Cape Cobras faced defeat by 18 against Warriors. Both the teams are expected to make a few changes in their playing 11 prior to the big game on Thursday night at Kingsmead, Durban.
Series- CSA T20 Challenge 2017
Venue- Kingsmead, Durban
Date and Time- December 14, 06:00 PM Local
In the early nineties, Kingsmead, Durban use to be known for its good bounce and pace. However, in the recent years, the pitch has changed dramatically. The wicket now favors batsmen more and spinners coming to the rescue at the later part of the game.
Average 1st Inns scores-148
Average 2nd Inns scores-134
Highest total recorded-218/4 (20 Ov) by Ind vs Eng
Lowest total recorded-73/10 (16.5 Ov) by Ken vs NZ
Highest score chased-158/7 (19.2 Ov) by RSA vs Aus
Lowest score defended-164/9 (20 Ov) by NZ vs Eng
DOL Probable 11-
Morne van Wyk, Khaya Zondo (c), Vaughn van Jaarsveld/Sarel Erwee, Mthokozisi Shezi, Andile Phehlukwayo, Imran Tahir, Dane Vilas (wk), Prenelan Subrayen, Keshav Maharaj, Sibonelo Makhanya, Robbie Frylinck
CC Probable 11-
Jean-Paul Duminy (c), Hashim Amla, Vernon Philander, Rory Kleinveldt, Richard Levi, Temba Bavuma, Dane Piedt/Frisco Adams, Dane Paterson, George Linde, Mthiwekhaya Nabe, Carlos Koyana/Kyle Verreynne (wk)
Please note: As this is the semi-final match nothing concrete can be said about the team change. Management can take any decision at the last moment. So, try to pick players on your own. The DOL Vs CC match preview provided here is based on our research and understanding.
Morne Van Wyk
Dane Vilas (wk)