Australia and South Africa are all set to conflict within the second semi-final match of the ICC World Cup 2023 at Kolkata’s iconic Eden Gardens on Thursday, November. Each groups completed the group phases with seven wins every and a winner might be going through unbeaten India within the ultimate showdown on November 19.
5-time champions Australia enter this sport after a dominating win towards Bangladesh of their final sport which stretched their successful run to seven video games within the match.
South Africa needed to sweat it out towards Afghanistan for a win of their final match. They’ve a significantly robust head-to-head document towards Australia in ODIs and have registered 4 wins of their final 5 encounters as effectively.
Eden Gardens, Kolkata Pitch Report
The floor at Kolkata’s iconic Eden Gardens presents a balanced floor for each batter and bowlers. England efficiently defended 338 runs towards England within the final sport right here whereas India thrashed South Africa by 243 runs within the earlier video games. Batters have loved a superb document whereas batting first at this venue and South Africa might be seeking to chase later on this sport.
Pacers can count on a superb quantity of bounce with a brand new ball as followers witnessed within the final two video games however it’s more likely to be a high-scoring conflict on Thursday.
Eden Gardens Information and Stats
Whole ODI Matches: 39
Matches received batting first: 23
Matches received bowling first: 15
Common first innings rating: 244
Common second innings rating: 199
Highest whole scored: 404/5 by India vs Sri Lanka
Highest rating chased: 317/3 by India vs Sri Lanka
Lowest whole recorded: 63/10 by India Girls vs England Girls
Lowest whole defended: 195/10 by India vs South Africa
Australia World Cup squad: Travis Head, David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Steven Smith (vc), Marnus Labuschagne, Josh Inglis (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Sean Abbott, Pat Cummins (c), Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Starc, Alex Carey (wk), Cameron Inexperienced
South Africa World Cup squad: Quinton de Kock (wk), Temba Bavuma (c), Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram (vc), Heinrich Klaasen (wk), David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo, Gerald Coetzee, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Lizaad Williams, Reeza Hendricks, Tabraiz Shamsi, Marco Jansen
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