Pretoria Capitals lock horns against Sunrisers Eastern Cape in the final on February 11th, Saturday at The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg In the inaugural edition of SA20. Welcome to PRE vs EAC Match preview, Match Prediction and Dream11 prediction.
Pretoria Capitals after a dominant win over Paarl Royals in the semi-finals will be aiming to win the title against a resurgent Sunrisers Eastern Cape team led by Aiden Markram. Rilee Rossouw finally delivered for the Capitals when it mattered the most. He scored a
valiant 56 runs in the 1st Semifinals against Paarl Royals. Ethan Bosch was the star with the ball for the Capitals. He picked up 2 crucial wickets and scored 22 runs in 10 balls.
Sunrisers Eastern Cape posted a massive total (213/5) against Johannesburg Super Kings. Aiden Markram leading from the front scored a match-winning 100 in 58 balls. Markram smashed 6 sixes and 6 fours. Jordan Hermann scored 48 runs in 36 balls. Johannesburg Super kings then failed to chase down the target. Roelof Van der Merwe was the star with the ball picking up 2 wickets at an economy of 5.8.
- Match – Pretoria Capitals vs Sunrisers Eastern Cape, Final SA20.
- Venue – The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
- Date & Time – Saturday 11th February @ 8:00 PM IST
The pitch at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg is a two-paced surface. The surface tends to slow down as the game progresses. The average 1st innings score at this venue in the 25 T20 matches played is 170. The team batting 1st won 12 out of 25 matches. The team batting 2nd won 13 out of 25 matches.
Pretoria Capitals vs Sunrisers Eastern Cape Probable Playing XI
Pretoria Capitals – Philip Salt(w), Kusal Mendis, Theunis de Bruyn(c), Rilee Rossouw, Colin Ingram, James Neesham, Senuran Muthusamy, Migael Pretorius, Eathan Bosch, Adil Rashid, Anrich Nortje.
Sunrisers Eastern Cape – Adam Rossington(w), Temba Bavuma, Jordan Hermann, Aiden Markram(c), Jordan Cox, Tristan Stubbs, Marco Jansen, Brydon Carse, Ottniel Baartman, Roelof van der Merwe, Sisanda Magala.
PRE vs EAC Dream11 Prediction: Top Fantasy Picks
Aiden Markram – The captain of the Sunrisers Eastern Cape has been in fine form. He smashed a match-winning 100 in the last game. Markram has scored 340 runs in 11 matches. He is 52 runs away from becoming the league’s top run scorer. He has also picked up 10 wickets. He is a must-have pick in the PRE vs EAC Dream11 team.
Roeloef Van der Merwe – Van der Merwe has been arguably one of the most economical spinners in the tournament. He has picked up crucial wickets in the middle overs. Van der Merwe has 16 wickets to his tally in 9 matches.
Anrich Nortje – Nortje with his sheer pace has picked up 18 wickets in 10 matches. He is the leading wicket-taker in the tournament. Expect Nortje to pick up 2-3 wickets in the final. He is one of the top picks in the PRE vs EAC Dream11 team.
Kusal Mendis – The Sri Lankan has scored 202 runs in 6 matches. Mendis is a big-match player. He can score runs at a quick rate. He can be the x-factor in your PRE vs EAC Dream11 team.
PRE vs EAC Dream11 Prediction
PRE vs EAC Match Prediction
We predict Sunrisers Eastern Cape to win the match against Pretoria Capitals in the finals and lift the trophy. We back Aiden Markram to be the player of the match and Player of the tournament.
PRE vs EAC Betting Odds : The odds favoring Pretoria Capitals to win the match are 1.67. The odds favoring Sunrisers Eastern Cape to win the match are 2.38.
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