Australia Vs South Africa Live score
Australia and South Africa move Queensland to play the only t20 on the schedule. South Africa bagged overseas series ODI victory against Australia . Australia are placed three places higher than South Africa in the t20 rankings. But their rank is only due to their performances when Steve Smith and David Warner in the team. Since their ban, Australia have not had a single purple patch since the, be it any format.
South Africa has named same side for t20’s as well. T20 are the format they always experimented. They never played with full strength side. Youngstars were given more opportunities in this format. Faf Sdu plesis hinted his retirement after t20 World Cup, which is going to be held next year in Australia. South Africa will continue to play without Hashim Amla .Quniton de kock will open the batting with Reza Hendricks with Aiden Markram to follow. Bowling is definitely their strength on this tour. With Rabada and steyn , South African bowling attack is much more stronger. Its the batting which bothers the most. They have a long tail. Pretorious, who is coming in number 7, is not worth for the position.
Australia will continue to play with their power packed line up. They had failed against Pakistan in UAE recently. They returned home without a single victory. Chris Lynn is undergoing through a lean patch. This is his favorite ground and would like to come to touch. Darcy short is likely to assist him. Their bowling is definitely stronger in this version. Jason Behrendoff and Andre Tye will join the side.
Team winning the toss will love to chase. Queensland has always been chasing venue. Rain gods are expected to play spoilsport.
Behrendoff to pick up two wickets.
Lynn to score fifty .
Rabada to pick up more than two wickets.
Australia to win the match.