Australia vs South Africa, 1st ODI, Nov 04, Sun: Fantasy Cricket Tips

Cricket lovers here comes another match that you would love to play for fantasy cricket. The much-awaited South Africa Tour of Australia is here, and the first ODI match will be held on 4th of November, 2018. The match will be played at Perth Stadium and will begin at 11:20 a.m. local time, i.e., 3:20 a.m. GMT and 8:50 a.m. IST. The match will be an interesting clash for cricket fans all over the world as both the teams have some star players who are popular because of their great game.

If you enjoy playing fantasy cricket while every cricket match is going on, we have something to help you out. There are amazing batsmen and bowlers in both the teams and it might get confusing for you to pick your players for the fantasy cricket. Here are some tips that will help you out: –

  • You can pick either of the two captains, Aaron Finch and Faf du Plessis, as the captain of your fantasy team as they are reliable players and will hopefully be performing well in the game.
  • For South Africa, the key bowlers will likely be Imran Tahir, Kagiso Rabada and Lungi Ngidi and you can predict that they will be taking the maximum wickets for their team.
  • Do not miss out picking at least two batsmen from the South African squad from Faf, Chris Morris, and Quinton de Kock.
  • The key players from the Australian side that you should focus on are Aaron Finch, Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Adam Zampa, Chris Lynn and Mitchell Starc.
  • While the South African team has two options that can be selected as wicketkeeper, Quinton de Kock, and Heinrich Klaasen, Australian squad has just one name in the spot- Alex Carey.

Since this is a 3-match ODI series, a lot will depend on the way the series begins. Both the teams will try to give in their best so that they can win the match and go ahead in the series with the same winning momentum. It is hard to say which team will win the match as both the teams seem to have an equal chance. However, since it is the home ground for Australia, they seem to have an added advantage.

Follow these tips and cricket betting will be an easy task for you. Study the past stats as well, and you will win big while playing online.

Below is the list of batsmen for this match who should be part of your fantasy cricket team.

SAQ de Kock5-213-42.60-99.06
SAH Klaasen7-185-26.42-81.49

Below is the list of bowlers for this match who should be part of your fantasy cricket team. 

SAL Ngidi8-20-5.44-19.3
SAAL Phehlukwayo10-14-5.81-27.8

You can also check details for last few Australia vs South Africa matches to get an idea which team would be the winner in this upcoming match.

Australia tour of South Africa 2016/1712-Oct-16AUS Vs SA(Winner)
Australia tour of South Africa 2016/179-Oct-16AUS Vs SA(Winner)
Australia tour of South Africa 2016/175-Oct-16AUS Vs SA(Winner)
Australia tour of South Africa 2016/172-Oct-16AUS Vs SA(Winner)
Australia tour of South Africa 2016/1730-Sep-16AUS Vs SA(Winner)


Sarmad is a cricket enthusiast who loves to observe each match keenly. He is an editor and a regular contributor for Apne11. Apart from this, Sarmad loves to explore and read about Human Psychology and that is why he provides the prediction for upcoming matches too. He feels excited to share his review, prediction and feedback with sports lovers.

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