The 4th match of the SA20 2023 will take place on the 13th of January between Joburg Super Kings and Paarl Royals at the Boland Park, Paarl.
Paarl Royals Form Guide:
Paarl Royals are currently placed at the bottom most position on points table.
The top run scorer for Paarl Royals in the tournament is Jos Buttler with 51 runs to his name.
The top wicket taker for Paarl Royals in the tournament is Codi Yusuf with 1 scalp under his belt.
Paarl Royals have lost their previous match against MI Cape Town by 8 wickets.
Paarl Royals batted first and they posted a small total of 142 for 7 in 20 overs. They lost Wihan Lubbe early on in the innings. Jason Roy and Dane Vilas soon followed the suit and went back to the pavilion after scoring 13 and 6 runs respectively. Jos Buttler and David Miller tried to revive the innings with their knocks of 51 and 42 runs respectively. However, no other batter could score freely and as a result, Paarl Royals were restricted to a low total of 142 in 20 overs of play.
During the chase, Dewald Brevis and Ryan Rickelton started off very well. They were involved in an opening partnership of 90 runs. Ryan Rickelton was dismissed at 42 while Dewald Brevis went on to make 70 not out in 41 balls to take his team home in the 16th over with 8 wickets in hand.
Joburg Super Kings Form Guide:
Joburg Super Kings are placed at the second position on points table.
The top run scorer for Joburg Super Kings in the tournament is Donavon Ferreira
The top wicket taker for Joburg Super Kings in the tournament is Alzarri Joseph with 2 scalps under his belt.
Joburg Super Kings have won their previous match against Durban Super Giants by 16 runs.
Joburg Super Kings batted first and they posted a total of 190 for 6 in 20 overs. They got off to a terrible start and lost 4 wickets for just 27 runs. Faf du Plessis and Donavon Ferreira then stabilized the innings. Faf du Plessis made 32 while Donavon Ferreira smashed 82 not out in 40 balls to power Joburg Super Kings to a big total of 190 in 20 overs of play.
During the chase, Quinton de Kock and Kyle Mayers took their team off to a flier. They stitched a first wicket partnership of 98 runs. This is when Durban Super Giants looked completely ahead in the game. However, untimely dismissal of Kyle Mayers and Quinton de Kock put brakes on the scoring rate. The middle order batters couldn’t do enough to take their team home and Durban Super Giants were restricted to 174 for 5 in 20 overs, as they lost the match by 16 runs.
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Let’s have a look at the squads:
Joburg Super Kings – Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Nandre Burger, Gerald Coetzee, Leus du Plooy, Donovan Ferreira, George Garton, Lewis Gregory, Reeza Hendricks, Alzarri Joseph, Janneman Malan, Caleb Seleka, Romario Shepherd, Malusi Siboto, Maheesh Theekshana, Kyle Verreynne, Lizaad Williams.
Paarl Royals – David Miller, Ferisco Adams, Corbin Bosch, Jos Buttler, Bjorn Fortuin, Evan Jones, Wihan Lubbe, Obed McCoy, Imraan Manack, Eoin Morgan, Lungi Ngidi, Jason Roy, Tabraiz Shamsi, Ramon Simmonds, Mitchell van Buuren, Dane Vilas, Codi Yusuf.
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* – PrePlay
Who will win the toss? – Paarl Royals
Who will win? – Paarl Royals
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Reeza Hendricks (Joburg Super Kings), Jos Buttler (Paarl Royals)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Alzarri Joseph (Joburg Super Kings), Bjorn Fortuin (Paarl Royals)
Most Sixes – Reeza Hendricks (Joburg Super Kings), Jos Buttler (Paarl Royals)
Player of the Match – Jos Buttler (Paarl Royals)
Team Scores Batting first – Paarl Royals 165+, Joburg Super Kings 150+
Match Handicap: Paarl Royals
*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In-Play’ features, so stay tuned.