Mzansi Super League 2019: Cape Town Blitz vs Durban Heat Dream 11 Predictions

Published 11/28/2019, 3:02 AM EST
DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA – NOVEMBER 18: Man of the match Asif Ali of the Cape Town Blitz during the Mzansi Super League match between Durban Heat and Cape Town Blitz at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead on November 18, 2018 in Durban, South Africa. (Photo by Anesh Debiky/Gallo Images)


The 18th match of the Mzansi Super League 2019 will take place between Cape Town Blitz and Durban Heat at Newlands, Cape Town. Cape Town Blitz are currently at the fourth spot in the points table of Mzansi Super League 2019 with 3 wins and 3 losses from 6 matches and have 13 points and a net run rate of – 0.105. They are one of those teams who have not had any abandoned games because of rain. Durban Heat, on the other hand, are placed at fifth with two losses. Unfortunately, three of their matches have been called off by rain and they have 6 points with a net run rate of – 0.36. Here is the Cape Town Blitz vs Durban Heat Dream 11 Predictions.

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The 18th match between Cape Town Blitz vs Durban Heat will be played at Newlands, Cape Town on 28th November. The match is scheduled to start at 5:30 PM Local and 9:00 PM IST.

Cape Town Blitz

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Cape Town Blitz opener Janeman Malan is the highest run-getter for his side with 187 runs from 6 matches which came at an average of 37.40 and a strike rate more than 145. On the other hand, captain Quinton de Kock has scored 169 runs from 6 matches with the strike rate of near 17. On theother hand, experienced pacer Dale Steyn is placed at the top of the wicket takers’ list with 10 wickets from 6 games which came at an average of below 20 and an economy of 8.

Probable Playing XI

Quinton de Kock (C, WK), Janneman Malan, Marques Ackerman, Liam Livingstone, Asif Ali, George Linde, Wahab Riaz, Sisanda Magala, Gregory Mahlokwana, Dale Steyn, Anrich Nortje

Durban Heat

Durban Heat will try to win the game on the back of theplayers like – Wihan Lubbe, Dane Vilas, David Miller, Ravi Bopara etc. They will expect the players will go big today. Moreover, both Miller and Bopara have scored one outstanding knock each already. Malusi Siboto has picked up four wickets from three matches for Heat and he is also expected to do good in today’s game.

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Probable Playing XI

Wesley Marshall, Alex Hales, Wihan Lubbe, Dane Vilas (C, WK), David Miller, Ravi Bopara, Andile Phehlukwayo, Keshav Maharaj, Marco Jansen, Kyle Abbott, Malusi Siboto

The Newlands pitch is expected to be helpful for the batsmen. The weather is expected to be quite good. Although the temperatures won’t be too high, the humidity levels will be high at Newlands. The temperature will be around 30 degree Celcius. However, it is expected that the bowlers will get some swing early on the game when the ball is new.

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