The 23rd match of the ongoing Ram Slam CSA T20 Challenge 2017 will be played between Dolphins and Highveld Lions at Kingsmead Durban today at 06:00 PM local. Lions, having both their last match washed out, would like to regain their momentum while Dolphins would look to compensate their previous loss by 7 wickets with Lions in their first encounter in this season. As the way to playoffs is still open, both the teams would apply all the possible combination of players to register their place in the tournament’s playoffs.
Both the teams have 12 points in their 7 matches.
DOL- W, NR, L, NR, NR, NR, L
HL- L, W, W, L, L, NR, NR,
Series- CSA T20 Challenge 2017
Venue- Kingsmead Durban
Date and Time- December 06, 06:00 Local
In the early nineties, Kingsmead, Durban was famously known for its good bounce and carry. However, if we consider the pitch over the last few years, the wicket has changed dramatically. The wicket at Kingsmead, Durban now favors batsmen more. It is a high-scoring pitch with bowlers coming into effect in later part of the game.
Avg 1st inn score-148
Avg 2nd inn score-134
Highest Total-218/4 (20 Ov) by Ind vs Eng
Lowest Total-73/10 (16.5 Ov) by Ken vs NZ
Highest Chased-158/4 (19.1 Ov) by RSA vs NZ
Lowest Defended-164/9 (20 Ov) by NZ vs Eng
DOL Probable 11:
Morne van Wyk, Sarel Erwee, Khaya Zondo (c), Vaughn van Jaarsveld, Dane Vilas (wk), Andile Phehlukwayo, Keshav Maharaj, Mthokozisi Shezi, Sibonelo Makhanya, Imran Tahir, Robbie Frylinck
HL Probable 11:
Aaron Phangiso (c), Reeza Hendricks, Mangaliso Mosehle (wk), Willem Mulder, Beuran Hendricks, Hardus Viljoen, Rassie van der Dussen, Omphile Ramela, Marques Ackerman, Kagiso Rabada, Ryan Rickelton
Please note: As this is the league match, it is hard to predict who will play and who will sit out. Also, Lions will be playing after a long gap. Nothing concrete can be said about team change. The HL vs DOL team preview listed here is based on our research and understanding. Please select your own playing 11.
Rassie van der Dussen
Dolphins Vs Lions 23rd Match Prediction:-